Monthly Archives: January 2012

Wedding Flowers: Forever Bouquets

Have you ever thought of carrying a brooch bouquet down the aisle?  What about toting around a button bouquet?  Ribbons, brooches, buttons, papers, and beads are just a few of the things making up today’s unique bridal bouquets. Just think how awesome it would be to be able to incorporate your grandmother’s favorite brooch and
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Style: Romantic

Any gal would probably agree that ALL weddings are romantic; it is inevitably true down to even the simplest courthouse ceremony.  All you need is love, a blushing bride, and her handsome groom.  A wedding styled romantic, however, is lush with layers of ruffles, petals, and pearls, and adorned with sentimental details. Style Tip: Adorn
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Budget: 10 Areas to Save Money on Your Wedding

Every bride has dreamed of the fairy tale wedding since she was able to walk around in mom’s high heels. Most of us never think about how much that magical day is really going to cost. If the budget is a little tighter than you imagined, there are ways to make it to the ball
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New Designs: Fresh Off the Design Desk!

Our Design Team has been working diligently the past few weeks to come up with brand NEW designs for 2012!  We’ll be introducing these designs every Friday -just in time for your 2012 wedding!  Today we’d like you to meet Elegance! Delicate yet timeless, our Elegance Wedding Invitation is the perfect selection for a classic
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Etiquette: Buying Your Wedding Invitations Part 2

<< Read Part 1 There are two major types of printing processes used in creating invitations. Engraved invitations are used for the most traditional, formal weddings, and are the most expensive. This process involves raising the letters above the paper by pressing the paper into a metal plate. The second type of process is Thermography.
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Wedding DIY: Sweet Cards for My Girls… and Guys!

Last month, I said “Yes” to the dress… and a week later, I had to say no.  I knew something wasn’t quite right when I picked up my wedding dress, but I just couldn’t place it.  After comparing some photos and notes, I realized it was the wrong color; needless to say, I felt like
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Uncategorized: January Featured Invitation- The Grace

Every month, The Green Kangaroo selects one stylish wedding invitation to be THE Featured Invitation of the month. While we’ve been showcasing Featured Invitations for years, this year we wanted them to reflect YOU more than ever. Afterall, you (our dear customers & readers) are pretty fabulous and fantastic. Watch for a TGK Featured Invite to show up in your inbox once a
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Wedding Trends: Cakes for the Guys

That’s right, we’re introducing Groom Trends into our Fresh Forward series.  We enjoy sharing all sorts of lovely wedding day inspiration with our brides and hope to feature some fresh ideas for the fellas as well. Groom’s cakes have been a tradition for centuries, though they are often credited as a newer Southern custom.  Guys,
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Wedding Invitations: Making the Most of Your Wedding Invitations

When you want to set an event apart as something special, there’s no quicker way than with a formal invitation. In this electronic age, nothing sparks a tingle of anticipation quite like receiving an actual handcrafted card, inscribed with beautiful calligraphy. The pinnacle of this kind of anticipation is of course, the wedding invitation. Opening
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Beauty: Wedding Trend Watch 2012 – Simple Nails

Adding to the less is more idea of the understated weddings. The newest fingernail trend is light and even nude colors. In the past, brides often went for over the top details throughout their wedding and they did not neglect their fingernails. Many brides would choose to have fake fingernails put on and painted up
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