Monthly Archives: January 2012

Wedding Flowers: Hello, my name is Xerophyllum

This month, I would like to introduce you to a plant that is deceiving.  Well, at least its common name is.  Xerophyllum tenax, commonly called bear grass, is actually not a grass at all; in fact, it’s part of the lily family.  This is a really neat plant whose leaves are traditionally used by Native
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Wedding Trends: Wedding Day ‘Dos

Whether you’re in the mood to don a new ‘do or you need some wedding hairstyle inspiration, we’ve got just the looks to make your locks shine. All eyes will be on you come your special day, so make sure your tresses get the attention they deserve by picking a style that is line with
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Jennifer + Will: Top of the World

A girl walks into a bar… and meets the man of her dreams. If you’re waiting for the punchline: they get hitched! Jennifer and Will were introduced by a mutual friend at Top of the Hill, just down the street from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where they both attended college. Jennifer
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Inspiration: Wedding Trend Watch 2012- Reception and Menu Trends

Wedding receptions are one of the places that couples planning a wedding have the most freedom to really express themselves.  Many times limits are placed on creativity during the actual ceremony because certain things have to be done and many religions and faiths place guidelines on the ceremonies.  Some things such as local traditions and
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The Wedding Day: Wedding Trend Watch 2012 – Color Palettes

Color trends always vary pretty wildly. Bold is key in the coming year. It isn’t a time for shy and demure color palettes. However, if that is a couple’s preference, they will still stand out for being different and classic this year! So most color combinations are a win win! Here are some popular colors and color combinations. Popular
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How To: Assemble Envelope Liners

Envelope liners give an added pop of color to your already unique wedding invitations.  They are simple, sweet, and actually very easy to assemble on your own.  Here at The Green Kangaroo, we offer matte and shimmer options to coordinate with your perfect wedding invitation suite.  We are happy to assemble them for you (“Full
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Babies & Kids: Maternity Photos – Week by Week

My dear friend, Mary, was thrilled when she found out that her second baby was going to be a sweet, little bundle of baby boy joy! Naturally, she wanted to capture every moment of her pregnancy. Lucky for her, she happens to be good friends with photographer Denecia Lagundo. Denecia, who has been capturing adorable images
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