Monthly Archives: August 2012

Wedding Invitations for Every Type of Wedding: Semi-Formal

So you’ve decided to skip out on the frills and floor-length frocks of a formal wedding. You might think this excuses you from many of the excesses of planning for a formal wedding, from enormous bouquets of flowers to elaborate wedding invitations, and in some ways, it certainly does! However, it also may open up
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Stationery: Wedding Invitation Style – Ribbons and Bows

No longer reserved for pigtails and holiday presents, ribbons and bows are beautiful, perfectly polished embellishments for wedding invitations. They can take an otherwise plain invitation and “tie it off” with a fancy flourish. Here are just a few “fit to be tied” options: Tied With Love Wedding Invitations A simple, square white invitation is
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Wedding DIY: One of a Kind Wedding Invitations

With only a little over three weeks (yes, weeks!) to go, I have been going, going, going non-stop to make sure all of our grand ideas come together successfully on September 15.  It is crazy to think how fast time has flown by since we first set our date. If you follow me on Pinterest
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Wedding Invitations for Every Type of Wedding: Formal

You’ve already decided on the most popular type of wedding; from here on, everything will be (relatively) easy! The formal wedding is the classic choice for brides, allowing for the traditional wedding dress and tuxedo combination up at the altar and all the fancy trappings you could ask for you – without going overboard, of
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Louise + John: A Coastal Retreat

Boy meets girl in a bar. Brief conversation is shared. Contact information is exchanged. Life goes on. A typical NYC story, wouldn’t you say? Well, John and Louise’s tale has a slightly different ending, involving a lifetime of wedded bliss! John grew up in Chicago and Louise grew up in Denver, Colorado. John is a
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Color: Cranberry

We’ve been seeing a lot of fall wedding invitation orders around the studio and we’ve even had a handful of winter stationery designs as well.  During the cooler months, cranberry is one of The Green Kangaroo‘s most popular colors.  It is rich, vibrant, and warm.  Pair this saturated color with orange hues for an autumn
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Getting Nautical: Wedding Invitations for Your Wedding At Sea

It’s unconventional, but hey, so are you! If you’re finally seeing your dream of a cruise wedding come true, make sure you don’t forget to keep your wedding invitations in theme. Get the message out from the beginning with Waves Save the Date cards. A cute precursor to your wedding invitations, these will also serve
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Budget: Choosing the Food for Your Reception

Generally, the food cost can be the most expensive element of the reception.  There are those who believe that if you provide the food, you will save a great deal of money.  But there are additional expenses to consider when planning for the food cost.  First of all, the chef will need plenty of room
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New Design: Tangled

After a brief vacation, New Design Friday at The Green Kangaroo is back! Since it seems like our customers can’t get enough of our monogram wedding invitations, we’ve decided to add a few more to our collection, starting with this week’s new design, Tangled! This particular monogram is composed of interlocking initials from one of our bolder
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