Monthly Archives: April 2013

Saja + Aaron: True Chemistry (Part 2)

It can be a truly beautiful thing when cultures collide, and Saja and Aaron are living proof! Saja, a Palestinian American and Muslim, and Aaron, a Southerner who grew up on a Eastern North Carolina farm, were acquainted by a mutual friend, Saja’s co-worker and Aaron’s roommate, Adam, at N.C. State University in Raleigh. They
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Reception: Do It Yourself Favors – Ice Cream in a Jar

Make your own edible jars are becoming increasingly popular both as gifts and favors. You may have gotten a jar with the ingredients for hot cocoa or cookies over the holidays. Maybe someone gave you all the fixings for a cake in your favorite flavor for your birthday. From drinks, to baked goods to s’mores these jars are
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Style: Shabby Chic

A little weathered and worn, but a lot loved and charming, the shabby chic style is such a great fit for weddings!  Vintage decor with a cottage feel will suit your day perfectly, whether you’re saying “I do” at the farm or the lake.  We love the idea of using an old piece of furniture
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Traditions: The Grand Exit

Gone are the days of tossing rice at couples as they depart. Many venues don’t even allow rice tossing any longer. Here are some fun alternatives to that tradition. Just be sure to clear them with the reception venue before deciding on an exit. Substitute birdseed – Seed will have the same symbolism as rice, but will be
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New Design: Balloon

It’s finally warming up and we’re looking forward to a season full of fun outdoor activities! This week’s new design sets an idyllic scene, almost like a dream! A perfect match for any whimsical wedding, the Balloon Wedding Invitation is sure to cheer guests and get them excited about your big day! Chevron-striped hot air
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The Bride: Bridal Shower Menu – Part 2

Because there is always some sort of punch at a bridal shower, we just had to share with you a recipe. You don’t have to have it, but it just seems like a staple at bridal showers and it always seems to go over well. Bridal Shower Punch 2 quarts of your choice flavored sherbet
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