Monthly Archives: May 2012

Wedding Colors: Spice Up Your Ceremony With Red Wedding Invitations

Want to give your wedding invitations a dash of fire? For a truly memorable invite, try attention-grabbing red. Fresh, modern, and daring, red makes a statement that your wedding will be an event to remember. You can’t help but have fun with red invitations, whether you’re favoring candy apple, fire engine, crimson, or paprika shades.
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Etiquette: Roles for Wedding Attendants

The bride’s maid-of-honor may fulfill some or all of the following: Help in selecting the attire for the bridesmaids Help with addressing invitations and place cards Attend all parties and showers, if possible Hold the groom’s wedding band during the ceremony Assist the bride when dressing for the ceremony Arrange the bride’s gown, train and
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Wording Dilemma: Listing the Parents

My fiancé’s parents, who aren’t financially contributing to our ceremony or reception, want their names listed on our wedding invitation along with the names of my parents. My own parents, however, prefer very traditional wording and don’t think his parents should be listed. I don’t know how to please everyone!  –Finley from CA Pleasing everyone may be
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Color: Sangria

Bold and funky, shades of sangria are lively and just as refreshing as the real thing.  For a wedding day look that will pop, contrast this color with chartreuse and tangerine or keep it cool with a monochromatic color scheme of pinks, purples, and blues. Color Tip: Think about your color scheme and how pairing
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Beauty: Wedding Hair

Choosing your wedding day hair style can be one of the more enjoyable decisions you must make your for the big day. We’ve jotted down some words of advice that we hope will make this a fun decision to make. Making a choice on your hair is of course a very important task, but it’s
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New Design: Succulent

It’s Friday-our favorite day of the week here at The Green Kangaroo!  That’s because each Friday we have another new design straight from the designer’s desk to share with you! Today we would like you to meet Succulent!  Incorporate the latest floral wedding trend into your wedding stationery with our new succulent design.  Make it
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Etiquette: Wedding Guest Etiquette

Believe it or not, there are some guidelines you should follow when invited to a wedding ceremony. Even if you know the bride or groom well, never assume that you are invited to the wedding and do not ask Be prompt in accepting or declining the invitation.  Use the enclosed reply card or write a
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Wedding Flowers: Hello, my name is Ranunculus

“rah-NUN-kew-lus”?  That’s right.  That’s my name.  Hey, I can’t help it if my name doesn’t do my beautiful flowers justice.  They are deeply hued with numerous petals that make my flowers look almost fake.  I belong to the buttercup family and I’m more commonly called Persian buttercup, after one of the countries that I’m native
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Wedding Trends: Signature Drinks

Signature drinks pack a punch as a leading wedding trend.  Serving limited creative cocktails will ultimately save you money on the bar tab, but they are also a fun way to showcase your inner-mixologist.  Stir up your wedding reception with a shot of flavor, a splash of color, and a clever name as a garnish!
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Wedding Invitation Accessories: Spice Up Your Stationery

So you’ve got the printed envelope, you’ve got the postage, and you are ready to send out your wedding invitations. Not so fast! Have you ever considered adding a little pizazz to your post? If so, wedding invitation accessories are the way to go. Much like the accessories we wear in real life, wedding invitation
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