In a time of battered pensions, rampant unemployment and continuing foreclosures, one industry seems to ride the crest of the recession wave: weddings.
Even in these tough financial times, the dream of the big wedding hasn't gone away. The dress, the cake, the flowers, the band, the photographer: Americans spent $74 billion just to say "I Do" last year.
"I had always dreamed as a little girl of my wedding day," Kristen Patrick said. "I kind of grew up during the Princess Diana era and saw her...Full Story