The Slice: Serving You Today’s Wedding News

Start your morning with The Slice, a daily feature bringing you up-to-the-minute gossip, news, and buzz on all things wedding around the world.

While American brides are always looking to slim down, Mauritian women are force-fed calories in preparation for marriage. [via Marie Claire]

Also from Marie Claire: 'State-Sponsored Romance' in Singapore.   

Stephen Colbert reacts to his spot in Glamour Magazine's 'Do, Dump, or Marry' pole. 

Douglas Hannant gowns for the avant-garde bride. [courtesy Bridal Wishlist]   

Proof that the Internet holds advice on everything: How to Have Pretty Wedding Garter Toss Photos.


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Sarah is the Editor-in-Chief of Washingtonian Bride & Groom, and writes about weddings, fashion, and shopping. Her work has also appeared in Refinery29, Bethesda Magazine, and Washington City Paper, among others. She is a Georgetown University graduate, lives in Columbia Heights, and you can find her on Instagram at @washbridegroom and @sarahzlot.