Monthly Archives: July 2012

Wedding Etiquette: Wedding Wardrobe Dictator

Q: I’m planning a nautical themed wedding and I really, really want all of my guests to wear either navy or green. I know it seems silly, but I think a cohesive look will really tie everything together. Can I note this request on my wedding invitation?  Is this acceptable?  — Veronica in MA A: Um,
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Style: Modern Idyllic

Clean lines and simple decor are softened with textured layers of fabric and natural elements in today’s wedding day inspiration board.  Contemporary and romantic, this modern idyllic look is structured with sophisticated shapes and elegant raw edges in a muted color palette of gray and blush.   See more blissfully curated modern inspiration on Pinterest!
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New Design: Winter Berry

It’s Friday — our favorite day of the week here at The Green Kangaroo!  That’s because each Friday we have another new creation straight from the designer’s desk to share with you! Those of you thinking ahead to the frostier months will surely find this week’s unique invitation design refreshing: Winter Berry! We love this playful, modern
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Etiquette: Proper Etiquette for a Traditional Receiving Line

Most newlywed couples prefer to have the receiving line immediately following the ceremony and not at the reception venue.  Most churches and other wedding sites will have an area large enough to accommodate the traditional receiving line. Based on the custom of the wedding being hosted by the bride’s parents, the traditional order of the
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Stir it Up: Skinny Pina Colada

Gather supplies: (yields 1) 4 oz Pineapple Juice 2 oz Coconut Water 1/8 tspn Organic Coconut Extract 1 oz Rum Mix it up: Pour contents into a shaker half full of ice. Stir* quickly for 30 seconds. Strain and pour into glass. Garnish with a pineapple wedge or toasted coconut! * Stirring will prevent a
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Wedding Flowers: Hello, my name is Hosta

Ahhh… summer.  Isn’t it just the best time of year?  Well, I think so, anyway.  Hi.  They call me Hosta.  I like a nice shady spot to hang out in during those long summer days.  I’m one of America’s favorite perennial plants because of my wonderful leaves…they can be different sizes, shapes, textures, and colors. 
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Uncategorized: Unique Wedding Rings For Men

Selecting wedding rings is a very important part of any wedding process, but more often than not it’s a bit more fun for the bride than the groom. Not only is the bride excited about her engagement ring, but it’s usually a bit easier for a woman to have fun with jewelry options than a
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