What, No Gifts? Why You Shouldn’t Expect Gifts at Your Wedding

The Wedding Guru puts a bride in her place after she complains about not receiving as many gifts as she’d hoped



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Every so often, the Wedding Guru receives a question and is simply dumbfounded. This is one of those occasions!

A Hudson Valley bride asks: “My husband and I got married several months ago. It was a lovely wedding and we got lovely gifts from most of our guests. We are both, however, surprised that there were several guests who did not give us anything. Can you tell me how we can go about reminding them that we never got their gifts, and that gifts are appropriate from people who attend a wedding?”

(Answer on next page)

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Tying the knot shouldn't put knots in your stomach, so whether you're the blushing bride, hubby-to-be, or even a wedding guest, The Wedding Guru Judy Lewis can answer all of your wedding-related questions.

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