Monthly Archives: September 2011

Reception: Place Card Basics – Place Card Etiquette

When you’re entertaining, whether it be a wedding or a simple dinner party, the perfect finishing touch to any table is a place card.  They add a little style to the table décor while keeping things organized at the same time.  They can be as personalized or as generic as you’d like.  Over the next
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How To: Layer an Invitation

Layering your invitations will not only make them feel more substantial, but will add a crisp border around the edges.  One of our most popular invitations, the Grace, features a base layer and also a very pretty bow (we’ll get to that part next time). First of all, you’ll probably need to take over the
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Wedding Trends: Strike a Pose and Say “Cheese!”

It’s not the newest trend on the block, but it has quickly become one of the coolest… a wedding photo booth! The very first photo booth premiered at the World Fair of 1889 in Paris.  Many versions were experimented with up until 1925, when the modern concept of having a self-sufficient model was debuted in
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Inspiration: Choosing a Wedding Style – The Outdoor or Beach Wedding

Outdoor weddings are cheery and fun.  Nature is so naturally beautiful and décor will be chosen to accent the natural beauty of the venue. The Wedding Invitations and Stationery – Beach and outdoor wedding invitations have a wide range.  They can be fun and romantic, formal or nostalgic. Many beach invitations will have nautical details and
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Party Ideas: Halloween Party 2011 – Fun and Unique Invitations

Halloween parties are some of the most fun of the year.  Finding creative ways to wow guests with the invitations and get them excited about the party is a big part of the fun.   Do It Yourself Halloween Party Invitation Ideas Easy Pumpkin/Jack O’ Lantern Invitations– Making great pumpkin invitations is as easy as cutting
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Inspiration: Choosing a Wedding Style – The Vintage Wedding

Vintage weddings are a great way to incorporate a couples favorite old fashioned details into a modern wedding. The Wedding Invitations and Stationery – Wedding invitations featuring damask patterns are a favorite for couples looking for a vintage look.  A layer of translucent vellum like with sheer initial wedding invitations can also add a vintage
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Inspiration: Choosing a Wedding Style – The Preppy Wedding

The preppy couple is fun and professional and a little bit of everything.  Classy details mixed with bold patterns define this couples wedding. The Wedding Invitations and Stationery – Preppy couples may choose invitations with ribbon wraps and sharply contrasting colors like navy blue and white. Clean lines are also popular on the invitations for
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Wedding Flowers: Hello, my name is Helianthus.

With summer coming to a close and my favorite season of the year just around the corner, I thought that it would be appropriate to introduce you to a favorite flower of mine that is popular in fall.  So without further ado, I would like to introduce you to Helianthus annuus. I’m sure that most
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Fabuluster: A Lasting Impression

During one of many Etsy daydreaming sessions, I came across Fabuluster‘s gorgeous fingerprint jewelry.  I was not in the market for wedding bands, however, they were so lovely I tucked the thought of them away for a rainy day.  Today it rained. After a little research, I have become an even bigger fan.  Behind Fabuluster
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Inspiration: Choosing a Wedding Style – The Modern or Contemporary Wedding

The Wedding Invitations and Stationery – Contemporary wedding invitations are bold and bright. The details will often be in sharp contrast to the rest of the invitation. From simple, bold details like the ones featured in the initially yours wedding invitation to the bold style of the less formal bliss wedding invitation, contemporary wedding invitations
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