ugly bridesmaid dress
When it comes to ugly bridesmaid dresses, we always wondered just what the guys are thinking when they see these hot mess dresses. So we asked our Menguin man Nathan to give the dude point-...
Wedding cakes gone wrong
When it comes to cake you can never go wrong. That is of course unless it goes wrong. Horribly, horribly wrong. Would you eat a slice? 1. The Disney Enuendo Cake  Would Menguin eat it?...
notched lapel jacket
Contrary to what some fashion novices may believe, not all suits and tuxedos are created equal; and when deciding which suit to wear, a jacket’s lapel is a key factor. As a rule of thumb, the width...
superhero groomsmen
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a Superman-clad groom! If you're one of the comic-obsessed among us, we're betting you couldn't wait for the latest Avengers: Age of Ultron flick to fly into theaters...
Santorini honeymoon
With a wealth of history, culture and settings, it’s no wonder why the European continent is one of the most popular places for couples to honeymoon. Whether you’re looking for a classic city...
Michigan garter belt
Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue. We've all heard this little diddy, and if you're the superstitious type, you'll want to make sure you have each one on...
Sir Nils Olav
Hero Penguins: Nils Olav While penguins may be well-known for donning a tuxedo as their daily wear, there's a King Penguin in Scotland who wears something even more formal – the title of...
Gather & Gown
We all know the dreaded bridesmaid dress stories. Not so pretty (or flattering) one-and-done dresses that we wear down the aisle and then shove in the back of the closet, never again to see the...
The Bride Box
Friday Finds  There's Birchbox for beauty products and Bark Box to keep your doggy-treat jar overflowing, but what about the bride? Couldn't she use a delivery of happiness on...
8 Tux Trends We Love
  The bride and her dress may be the stars of a wedding, but that doesn’t mean the men can’t have fun with their wardrobes as well. Here are some of our favorite trends to inspire you...
Game of Thrones certainly has a knack for throwing morbid​ memorable weddings, and it just so happens that the 5th season will be starting this Sunday on HBO just as wedding season gets underway...
Vera Wang
One of the biggest trends on the Oscar's red carpet last Sunday? Deep v-necks on those spectacular gowns. Like, way down-to-there plunging necklines. And, this trend isn't going anywhere...
Oscars, tuxedo trends, Adam Levine, Benedict Cumberbatch, shawl lapel, black tuxedo
The Oscars were a testament to classic male elegance with few participants deviating too far off course. The men wore black. The men wore shawl lapels. The men looked great. The blue tuxedo craze...
Rollerskating ring bearer
Once in a blue moon one of the Menguin boys sits down with a bride and goes a few rounds. Our goal? We have no clue. We just want to help all the soon-to-be-brides in the house to relax a bit. So...
The Yes Girls
Sometimes guys need a little help in the planning department. The proposal? Well, that's a biggie to your gal - and The Yes Girls are here to make sure it goes off without a hitch.  What is a...
scalloped details
New wedding obsession! I am head over heels for the scalloped details I am seeing on everything wedding as of late. Scalloped lace edging has long been a pretty little detail on wedding dresses,...
BBQ Wedding ideas
When you think Labor Day, you probably think of a day off from work (yay!) and grilling out back with the fam. So, why not turn the three-day weekend and bbq into your “I do’s”?? That’s right....
sparkle bridesmaid dresses
When you’re the bride, you get to sport some serious bling on that pretty manicured ring finger of yours, but the latest trend is giving your besties a chance to shine on your wedding day, too!...
1.  Maldives Stay: Cocoa Island by COMO Words: The Maldives are the world’s most improbable honeymoon destination. A water world with plane taxis and the most perfect beaches on...
Someecards
How to Handle Her Special Time PMS. Pre-Marriage Syndrome as defined by your boys here at Menguin is a syndrome that arises in most soon-to-be brides. Definitely stress related. Rest assured...
1. Game of Thrones Cake A Song of Fire and Icing…nailed it! If you want to get reaaaal authentic, you can always put some live birds in it. And poison. 2. Tauntaun Cake If you get...
1. Phuket  - Asia Sun chasers, Patong Beach, tuk-tuks and loads of debauch make this the perfect bachelor party destination. The beaches are perfect, the nights are dangerous, and it is...
groomsmen socks
When it comes to personalizing a wedding party outfit, it seems like the gals have all the fun. We can accessorize our hair, wear head to toe jewelry, paint our nails (practically an art form these...
funky boutonniere
Sometimes the only thing harder than spelling boutonniere is deciding what to choose for yours. Traditionally you have boutonnieres for the groom, the groomsmen, the fathers of the bride and groom...
cascading bouquet
Have you heard the latest? Cascading bouquets have come back into fashion! These gorgeous bouquets just overflowing with flowers were big when our moms (and grandmas!) tied the knot, but we haven’t...
grey and yellow wedding inspiration
Hello, sunshine! I must admit…I’ve had a crush on the grey and yellow color combo for quite a while now, and I just can’t seem to move on. My future wedding colors? I sure do hope so. Think...
naked wedding cake
via Pinterest Take it off! The icing that is. Um…the wedding cake icing. (When it comes to taking off your clothes – frosted or not – leave it to the boudoir photography sesh or the...
crop top wedding dress
The hottest look for summer weddings? Daring to bare a little more…up there! Seeing rising hemlines is nothing new in the bridal world, with minis, tea length and even hi-lo hemlines becoming...