Monthly Archives: May 2013

Budget: Wedding Planning – Part 1

Let us begin by saying that ultimately this is your day and the most important thing is that you are marrying the person you want to spend the rest of your life with. If the flowers aren’t in full bloom and your bridesmaids don’t all have matching shoes, please don’t let it get to you.
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Real Stationery Photos: Preppy Pelican Pocket Invite

We love custom design requests… in fact, we loved Louise’s request for a pelican design so much that we launched a whole Pelican invitation suite!  Louise and John had a gorgeous wedding that you can see more of here!  This navy and coral coastal wedding invitation suited their day perfectly. Because colors can vary among
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Traditions: Wedding History

Matrimony has existed since ancient times, in different forms which reflect the customs and values of different societies. The Sumerians, the Assyrians and the Babylonians saw marriage solely for economic and social reasons. In Ancient Rome marriage was seen as a form of social climbing to pass from one castle to another, and was also
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Color: Strawberry

Warm weather, summer sun,  and fresh strawberries… is there anything better?  Today we’ve gathered some lovely images inspired by the splendid shades of a ripe strawberry.  This outdoor wedding day look is perfected with a stunning blush wedding gown, bridesmaids in deep strawberry hued dresses, and subtle berry touches throughout the decor. Have you seen
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The Bride: Mother of the Bride – Choosing Dress Tips

Choosing the wedding dress is one of the most important if not the most important fashion decision you will ever make. For your mom, choosing what to wear at her daughter’s wedding is equally a very important decision. Following these simple tips should ensure both you and your mother look your absolute best on such
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New Design: Meadow

A drive through the countryside is a real treat right about now! The simple beauty of a field dotted with wildflowers is something we thought worth capturing, and thus, the Meadow Wedding Invitation was born, the newest addition to our outdoor wedding invitation collection. Set the scene of your wedding by selecting your favorite paper, fonts
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Your Guests: Children at Weddings – Part 2

If you decide you will be allowing children you now have other decisions and arrangements to make. First you will want to save yourself some money and talk to your caterer. Many wedding caterers will have a special children’s menu or a discounted rate for your youngest guests. Children don’t eat as much as adults
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