Monthly Archives: September 2009

Inside Scoop: What is a “Pocket” Invitation?

One of the most popular trends in wedding invitations is the pocket style invitation. A pocket invitation provides an elegant “holder” for the various pieces of stationery that may arrive with a typical wedding invitation. It’s a handy yet lovely way for guests to keep items such as maps, reception information, and response cards neatly
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Planning: Your Wedding Program

A wedding program was virtually unheard of a few years ago. When they first became popular, there were usually a bi-fold bulletin type paper with some sort of wedding picture on the cover, and a list of the names of the wedding party on the inside. Today, couples are being much more creative when it
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Traditions: The Newlywed Shower

A once long standing tradition that seems to be fading fast, is the shower of rice over the newlywed couple. Rice is a symbol of abundance and fertility. It also represents prosperity and good fortune. Traditionally, this shower was done after the reception, once the bride and groom had changed into their "going away" attire,
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Reception: Modern not Mundane – Reception Decoration

If your style is modern, use bold color in the space where you will be having your wedding reception. Personalize your decor by wrapping simple plastic or glass cylinder vases with broad silk ribbons that go with your color scheme. A can of spray adhesive, a roll of ribbon, and a pair of scissors will
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