Choosing the Perfect Wedding Invitation

presents Choosing the Perfect Wedding Invitation It’s almost impossible to undo a poor first impression. That’s why choosing the right wedding invitation is so important. It’s the first part of your wedding guests will see, and it sets the tone for the … Continue reading »

Blue, Black and White Wedding Invitations

Last October, I designed a wedding stationery suite for a bride looking for a clean, elegant black and white design.  Her mom freaked out a bit about straight black and white, so we added blue in as well.  I was so happy … Continue reading »

DIY Invitations: Blue & White Petal

Wow, it’s been a while! With the wedding season in full swing, I’ve been rather busy lately.  Recently I put together this invitation set for my friends Benjamin and Stephanie who are getting married at Ceresville Mansion this summer. The photo doesn’t … Continue reading »

Lake side Wedding

A Deep South Wedding

Congratulations to Christina and Chris! This is our first time in Northern Alabama. We were there for a wedding of GT’s high school classmate, Christina. She and her now husband, Chris, both live and work in New York City. However, they decided … Continue reading »

Toilet Paper Bride Contest

The Cheap-Chic Wedding’s annual toilet paper wedding dress competition brings that popular bridal shower game to a whole new level! Some of the creations some people come up with using just toilet paper, glue, tape and thread are just incredible.  You have … Continue reading »

DIY Weddings: Get Your Sew On!

During the month of February, Sew, Mama, Sew! shared various sewn wedding (or “love”) related items. Very inspiring to any brides out there who love to sew! Here’s a sampling of my favorite projects:

And here's what the front looks like.

DIY: Lace Invitation Tutorial

<question> My daughter would like to incorporate black lace onto her invites, any suggestions? We can certainly visit M&J trimmings in NYC. We also have local material places near us in Nyack, NY. Do I print the verbiage onto good linen paper, … Continue reading »

Macaroons: the new cupcake?

I got married in 2008 and arranged for a friend of mine to make a tower of cupcakes for our wedding rather than a traditional wedding cake.  I’ve just started seeing a new trend emerging – the Macaroon.  While I haven’t personally … Continue reading »

Weddings: What happens when it snows?

As my weekend travel plans get canceled due to the impending blizzard, it has me wondering: what happens to a wedding when it *really* snows? Our last major snow storm also was on a weekend (December 19, 2009), so inevitably there were … Continue reading »

Jeff & Erin’s EPIC Video Save the Date

Just saw this video save the date this morning.  Apparently it’s a growing trend, but since the couple took their video down from YouTube, it tells me that if you want to keep your wedding gate-crasher free, you might not want to … Continue reading »

Trend: Boxed Wedding Invitations

I always say that a wedding invitation sets the tone for your wedding – it’s the first thing your guests will see from your wedding, so I believe you should “wow” your invitees with them!  I’ve started drooling over boxed wedding invitations … Continue reading »

DIY: Weddings with Clearance Holiday Decorations

Last week I went on a spending spree at one of my favorite stores – Michael’s.  Whatever the theme of your wedding, and regardless of when your wedding is during the year, as Christine has already mentioned, you can always make use … Continue reading »