OccasionLab is your wedding + party destination. Lovers, dreamers, and event vendors plan unique events using our planning resources and discover worldwide talent through our vendor interviews. We love helping our global community plan authentic, beautiful occasions.

Nothing would make us happier! Submit a summary of your occasion and which OccasionLab article/DIY/resource helped make that occasion more beautiful and exciting, along with any photos to editor@occasionlab.com. We'll be in contact to explain the process. It’s important to note that we don’t publish all occasions submitted.

Email hello@occasionlab.com with a detailed description of the problem, along with a screenshot if possible.

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No. You can post a photo of the resource from its accompanying article and provide a link to its location on occasionlab.com. If you’re not sure which article a resource is accompanied by, email editor@occasionlab.com for assistance. occasionlab.com is protected by copyright laws.

You can print our articles and instructions for personal use only. Especially if you're hosting a DIY night with friends!

If you’re a print publication, contact editor@occasionlab.com with your request.

Email subscribe@occasionlab.com with a detailed description of the problem, and a screenshot if it’s relevant.

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Guest Posts

We love a fresh perspective and welcome your unique voice. Our readers feel empowered to host dinner parties and style table settings using the actionable tips they read in our articles. Our content is bite-sized and packed full of practical advice and unique ideas for celebrating occasions.

If you’d like to submit a guest post to the OccasionLab Magazine, please read the criteria for submission below:

  • Minimum 500 words.
  • Original work that is not, and will never be, published elsewhere.
  • Please provide at least one photo for the post with full commercial publishing rights, or a full commercial creative commons license. Include appropriate credits. We reserve the right to replace any photos with alternative images.
  • Submit an author bio with a backlink for your blog or social media profile.
  • Proof read and spell check your post. Minor changes may be made for quality or clarity purposes, but the integrity of your post will remain intact.
  • Provide a source when including quotes, studies, and factual references.
  • Provide a backlink to the article from your own blog, once published.
  • Publicise your guest post on your social media channels, tagging us (we will too, of course!).
  • Any irrelevant links in the post, or links with the intent of monetization will be removed.

We generally accept posts on the following topics. We encourage angles like health, eco-living, and DIY.

Weddings

Parties

Entertaining At Home

Party related DIY

Kids Parties

Styled Photography Shoots

If you’re submitting a real event, or are a photographer submitting a real or styled shoot, please provide a link (drop box, etc) to your photographs for review. In some cases, we contribute a writer for photography shoots. Let’s chat.

Read articles on occasionlab.com before you submit your guest post to understand our style and the type of content we accept. Submitting a guest post does not guarantee publication. We reserve the right to publish and unpublish content at any time.

Please submit your guest post to hello@occasionlab.com with the subject line GUEST POST and your name.

We’ll be in touch if your writing fits our needs. If there isn’t an opportunity to publish at the moment we will retain your submission for future consideration. If you don’t hear from us and wish to publish your post elsewhere, please advise us and we will remove it from our files. Duplicate content damages the searchability and integrity of your work on the internet. While we can’t respond personally to every submission, please know that we appreciate the care and attention put into each one. Thank you.