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The everything mother of the bride book : a survival guide for Mom! / Shelly Hagen.

Hagen, Shelly. (Author).
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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 395.22 HAG (Text) 33187002137459 Nonfiction Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch 395.22.c Hagen, Shelly (Text) 78294000222912 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 395.22 HAGE (Text) 39231031877034 Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 395.22 HAG (Text) 78731000401449 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1593372469
  • ISBN: 9781593372460 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: xiv, 271 pages ; 18 cm.
  • Publisher: Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Your baby's engaged! Making the announcement. Going public. Who is this young man? Meeting his folks. Whose wedding is it? Toil or terrific times? -- Your responsibilities. Traditional MOB responsibilities. What's expected of you when. How to avoid the pushy MOB label. Keeping dad in the loop. Above and beyond. Calling for backup -- Money matters. Bride's family : traditional expenses. The groom's family. Today's reality. Finding the money. Pay at the door, please. Destination wedding expenses -- The parties! Party planning basics. Stifle those comments, Mom. The engagement party. The bride's showers. Bridesmaids' luncheon. Speech time -- Dressing the part. Simple rules for yourself. The perfect dress : where is it? The bride's dress. Buyer be very wary. Bridesmaids' garb -- Communications 101. Is it worth a fight? The emotional bride. The groom's family. The new man in the family. Keeping the guests informed -- Delicate situations. Bye, bye, love. An ex-family reunion. Step right up. Keeping the peace. Special roles. Second weddings -- Doing the legwork. Preparing yourself for the interviews. The ceremony. The food. The cake. The pictures. The music -- The guest list. One for you, and one for me ... Who's in, who's out. The second wedding. The B list. Selecting the invitations. Putting it all together -- Where and how to save money. The ground rules. Flower power. The dresses. The bar tab. The invitations -- Wedding day overview. Prime your mind. Pre-wedding preparations. Flowers? Check! To the church! The interim. The reception. Party, party, party -- The best mother-in-law ever. Sign here. The newlyweds' attitudes. Movin' on, and movin' in. Experience is the best teacher. Last but not least.
Subject: Weddings > Planning.
Wedding etiquette.
Mothers and daughters.
Brides > Family relationships.

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