Gay New Yorkers can now get married. That's great news, of course, but let's not forget that there is no bigger logistical or etiquette nightmare on this planet than planning a wedding. Since the traditional roles for a male-female wedding go out the window for gay nuptials, here are some ground rules an suggestions to get you started. For those who don't want to go through all the fuss, there's going to be a free pop-up chapel in Central Park on July 30th that will be giving out the quickie weddings that heterosexual couples who visit Vegas have been rubbing in our faces for decades. But for the rest of you who want to figure out how to have your own elaborate affair, it's going to take more than just planning, but problem solving as well.
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Here, you are welcome, you are wanted, and your union is a cause for rejoicing. To us, it always has been. Weddings in Houston has been celebrating commitment ceremonies for many years, decades before the Supreme Court decided the landmark Obergefell v. Hodges civil rights case that legalized same-sex marriage. We have always featured wedding vendors and venues that supported LGBT couples, and to us these celebrations are no different than any other kind of wedding.
Steven Petrow, or as he is frequently referred to, Mr. Manners, has written several books on etiquette in general, from politics and dinner parties, to weddings. And now, he's here to show us some guidelines when it comes to gay weddings. Soak in his knowledge below! Still, many long-partnered couples 'propose' mutually.