Category Archives: weddings

Wedding Survival Tips

  I’m wasting a perfectly good Saturday this weekend to attend a wedding.  I always have such mixed feelings about these things.  The bride and groom are good friends of mine and I’m happy they’ve found each other (a success story), but weddings usually bore me:  it’s like watching the same play over and over, … Continue reading

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Asha’s Getting Married!

My friend, Asha, got engaged over the New Year’s holiday and I’m pretty excited about it.  Not excited in a “Oooh, she got a man and now’s gonna have a big ole wedding” kinda of way, but more in a “this is great…a well thought-out, grown-up decision” kind of way.   She might still have a big … Continue reading

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Wedding Dreaming

Kleinfeld’s –a popular store in my neighborhood– has the largest selection of designer and couture wedding dresses (or so they say). It’s located a block from my apartment building so I pass it often.  When I’m walking my dog on the weekends, I usually pass a few brides-to-be with their moms/aunts/grandmothers or friends/wedding party. Occasionally there’s … Continue reading

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Spinsterlicious Shoe-of-the-Week 11/04

I was going to another damn wedding.  (Weddings can be boring).  Not that I wasn’t delighted for the happy couple, but they wouldn’t give me a +1, so I had to go alone.  I hate when people won’t let me bring a date to their wedding and I hate going to most weddings alone.  I would … Continue reading

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