Stephanie W Photography. Still, couples planning same-sex weddings might want gender-specific advice and inspiration for their ceremonies and receptions, which is why we're here. Whether you're thinking of a simple elopement or a grand affair; whether your wedding aesthetic tastes veer more moody or more rustic; whether you'll have a dozen wedding attendants or none, we've got you. Pictures by Katie. A same-sex wedding usually starts with a heartfelt same-sex wedding proposal. For many gay and lesbian couples, there isn't a blueprint for how to propose, since you may be the first same-sex couple you know to get married.
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In the spirit of pride month, we bring you the essential guide for your lesbian wedding. Love is love and wedding planning is wedding planning. Photo Credit: Steph Grant Photography. Choosing the perfect wedding band is based purely off of preferences and conversations you have with your partner. Many couples opt for something individual but complementary or they decide to get unique rings. For example, they might get a simple platinum band with a rose gold stripe and their partner might get a rose gold band with a platinum stripe. Either as a collaborative effort or as a surprise.
It attracted mild controversy and censorship as a result of its portrayal of same-sex marriage , although significantly less than expected. The episode first aired on January 18, Carol's parents refuse to attend the wedding, leading Carol to doubt her decision, but Ross — initially hesitant to see his ex-wife remarry — finds himself in the position of being the one to encourage her to go ahead with the ceremony despite her parents' opposition.
So, as you may have noticed, gay weddings have been getting a lot of attention lately, and for good reason. With increasing frequency, many states across the U. My own totally gay wedding was quite timely, if I do say so myself, coming just a few months after DOMA got clotheslined this past June. My wife and I were also fortunate to live in New York, where getting gay-married has been legal since