Monthly Archives: August 2013

Real Stationery Photos: A Playful Poster Wedding Invitation

This casual wedding invitation design is playful with a vintage modern twist.  Have fun announcing your celebration with jovial icons and clean typography.  Guests will be excited for what’s in store when they find this cheery ensemble in their mailbox! Because colors can vary among computer monitors, we suggest requesting a sample and swatches of
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Planning: Tips for Groom – Part 3

Give him the wheel- let your groom choose the wedding day transportation and put him I charge of booking it. Make sure he covers transportation for the entire wedding party to and from all events on your wedding day Trust his fashion sense- The two of you should discuss limitations of course but give him
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Style: Mid-Century Modern Wedding

Simple lines and cool patterns with cheery pops of color make up this mid-century modern inspired wedding day look.  Iconic Eames-era furniture and vintage table wares top off this creatively mod style. Find more mid-century modern wedding inspiration to style your unique day on Pinterest! Images:  Lovely table setting  |  Whiskey bar  |  Cookies  | 
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Wedding Budgeting Tips: Fun Centerpiece Ideas That Don’t Break the Bank

Traditional floral centerpieces for wedding receptions can be very expensive.  Here are some great ideas to keep the centerpiece budget low so that money can be better spent elsewhere, like on a honeymoon! In keeping with the season- For a December wedding, fill large pretty bowls with ornaments or holly.  A candle surrounded by a
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Planning: Tips for Groom – Part 2

Release his inner Shakespeare – A groom with a creative, romantic side may excel at writing your vows. If you are using traditional vows he may lie to choose the readings for your wedding ceremony. Use his hands – Grooms who are skilled at carpentry can also be put to work. Have him build an
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New Design: Polka Dot

We’re all about fun-loving designs, and what could be more classically playful than polka dots? The Polka Dot Wedding Invitation features a dotted background with a charming frame. Bold, modern fonts and three different inks make this an eye-popping piece! Customize by choosing your favorite paper, fonts and inks. The Design Team is busy dreaming
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Miscellaneous: Do It Yourself Cork Coasters and Trivets

This fun and easy project is great for fall parties and gatherings and can be customized for any occasion year round.  Use them for a wine tasting, a football party, birthday parties and whatever else comes to mind. What you will need: wine corks (corks from a craft store or sheets of crafting cork board
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Planning: Tips for the Groom – Part 1

Let’s face it, most men won’t be jumping at the chance to help choose table linens or china patterns for your wedding reception. Many men will even have trouble remembering to pick up their tuxes. There is no one size fits all solution to getting your husband to be involved in planning your wedding. It
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Real Stationery Photos: Festive Carnival Wedding Stationery

Invite guests to “Step right up!” to your big event with this festively striped carnival invitation.  Carry out the theme for your wedding day with carts of caramel apples and cotton candy in lieu of traditional desserts. Because colors can vary among computer monitors, we suggest requesting a sample and swatches of your favorite colors
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