Monthly Archives: May 2012

Etiquette: Crafting a Wedding Invitation

Traditional etiquette is commonly used when crafting a wedding invitation since a wedding is most often celebrated as a formal event. Carefully selected words and phrases can provide a wealth of information to guests. In order to write your wedding invitation and its supplemental pieces, it’s best to break it down into parts. First, decide
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Inspiration: Peacock Themed Wedding

Wedding trends are all around us. Some tend to come and go very quickly. Others prove themselves to have staying power. A recent trend that has not necessarily arrived all over but, certainly has not wore out it’s welcome is that of the peacock feather. Like many trends, it is often hard to pin down
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Etiquette: What is Etiquette and Why?

Before I begin to answer this question, let me introduce myself.  For the past 5 years I have been the “go to etiquette gal” for American Stationery and The American Wedding.  I decided that it might be helpful to share with you the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.  Having spent the last
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Reception: Pew Decoration Ideas

When you start thinking about decorating for your wedding, you most likely start thinking of the reception hall. We often put so much emphasis on how we are decorating our reception from the centerpieces to the draped ceilings that we forget the church. While many churches are already quite beautiful they certainly need a bit
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