Monthly Archives: August 2012

New Design: Romance

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! Bow and curtsy to this week’s latest elegant wedding invitation, Romance! With its delicate scrolls softly framing dreamy script, this classic wedding invitation is
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Wedding Invitations for Every Type of Wedding: Double Wedding

Although it’s not a commonly seen type of wedding, the double wedding has a long history for brides who wish to combine their own wedding with that of a close friend or relative. Whether you want to share your special day with your sister or just a friend who feels like one, a double wedding
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Stationery: Wedding Invitation Style – Polka Dots

Polka dots can provide a little extra pop of playfulness to your wedding invitations. They send a happy vibe and a festive spirit to get guests excited for your joyous day. Dotted Elegance Wedding Invitations Sweet, simple, pearl dots surround your wedding invitation wording on this popular invitation pick. It manages to be both playful
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Stir it Up: Watermelon Margarita

Gather supplies: (yields a pitcher) 6 c Seedless Watermelon Chunks 1/4 c Simple Syrup 2 Limes, cut into chunks 1 1/2 c Fresh Blueberries 1/2 c Lightly packed fresh mint leaves, plus sprigs for garnish 1 c Plata (Silver) Tequila 1/3 c Triple Sec Coarse Salt + Sugar (for rimming glasses) Crushed Ice Mix it
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Wedding DIY: A Handmade Safari Party

We love being crafty here at The Green Kangaroo and our Handmade articles are some of my most favorite.  This extra special one is no exception.  Lori’s own little joey, Noah, is about to turn two and she’s planning a super exciting safari themed birthday party for him… complete with safari hats, binoculars, and, of
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WedPics: Real-Time Shareable Memories

I remember attending my aunt’s wedding when I was about eleven; I loved that she provided disposable cameras for guests to capture candid shots.  I thought it was just so neat and I had such a great time trying to take artsy, fun pictures for them to enjoy.  They surely got a few laughs out
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Wedding Invitations for Every Type of Wedding: Garden

There’s a reason garden weddings have been in fashion forever. If you get married in fine weather, you’ll practically be guaranteed gorgeous pictures, and you’ll get all the benefits of a beautiful, unique setting without the expense of a destination wedding. And if you’re already shopping for wedding invitations, you’ve got plenty of options! If
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Stationery: Wedding Invitation Style – Embossing

Beautifully embossed borders, edges and designs are a great way to add elegant interest to your wedding invitations without taking focus away from your special wording. Here are few excellent examples of what we mean: Our timeless Classic Organza Wedding Invitations Featuring the couple’s first names, and bordered by a double edged border for a touch
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Inside the Studio: Colorful Paper Stacks

Production isn’t all assembly, all the time; sometimes we take a break from putting together unique wedding invitations to straighten up the work space.  Last Friday, Monica and I spent our morning sorting through all of our usable scraps… quite an undertaking, but look at all those pretty, colorful stacks!  We use remnants from die
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Wedding Etiquette: Bridal Shower Blues

Q: I have a friend who sweetly and excitedly volunteered to throw a bridal shower for me after she heard that I was engaged. Time has passed quickly and my wedding is now less than 3 months away. My friend hasn’t mentioned my shower again and I no longer think that she has any intention
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