05 Jun '12, 7pm

DIY 'I do': How to plan a shareable wedding

DIY 'I do': How to plan a shareable wedding

So when my beloved boyfriend of two years got down on one knee—in front of a dozen of our closest friends—and asked if I'd be his baby forever, I was speechless. It wasn't the idea of marriage that terrified me: It was the wedding. I adored the idea of taking vows publicly, ritualistically, in front of my dearest family and friends. But I felt a sickening dread when I considered the sheer volume of wasted money, resources, and energy that goes into most weddings. I had been to weddings where flowers worth more than my car were tossed out like trash, and read that the average American wedding costs $20,000, almost as much as my annual salary as a high school teacher. I didn't want to kick off my marriage with an orgy of consumption. More importantly, we couldn't even afford to throw a wedding. That is, until we began redefining the very idea of what a wedding could be. Unti...

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