All posts in “Wedding Tips & Tricks”

Wedding Box

This Is How Outdoors Wedding Boxes Set the Tone

Believe it or not, some people spend less than 10% of their time outdoors. What with working in offices, commuting in either personal or public transportation vehicles, less little chance to catch a breath of fresh air, much less enjoy it.

Busy lives have been made all the busier with the computers that were supposed to reduce your work schedule and allow you more outdoor time in the first place. Instead, if you’re like most people, you get your outdoor time in by walking from building to building.

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Timeless Winter White Bespoke Wedding Invitations

There’s no more perfect time for white than a wedding, and no better season for a flurry of bespoke wedding invitations than the winter.

It’s easy to love wearing white and decorating with it in the winter because no other color lends itself so well to the season. For the most remarkable use of winter white in your bespoke wedding invitations, you’ll have to take two things into consideration.

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Designing with the Dennis Wisser Color Chart

Any designer will tell you that color makes the difference. It doesn’t matter is you are decorating a room, coloring a black line drawing or creating the atmosphere for an event such as a wedding, quince or gala.

Choosing the right color is everything.

You wouldn’t pick one color from a planning tool like the Dennis Wisser Color Chart and use it exclusively, right? After all, a beige room with a beige sofa, beige carpet and beige window treatments is still . . . beige. And boring.

The same scene in all coral or all peacock would still be boring unless you follow these three tips.

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Wedding Embellishments Take It to the Next Level

It’s crazy, but your wedding really can consist of nothing more than you, your partner and an officiant.

Try telling that to any bride who has ever dreamed of an elaborate wedding ceremony, and you may see defiance, denial or both.

Plenty of brides dream of the day they will get married, and imagining the elaborate decorations is just as paramount to the celebration after the wedding as the ceremony itself. Decorating everything, from your luxury wedding invitations to your wedding favor pouches and boxes lets you cast the finishing touches on as you throw a spectacular party for the guests who have come to help you celebrate.

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These May Just Be the Most Perfect Wedding Favors EVER

It’s tempting to skip over selecting wedding favors for your guests.

After all, you’ve got a wedding and a reception to plan, and there are costs to consider for both. You might not be on a budget, but for those who are, there’s a way to have your cake and eat it, too.

You can have a beautifully decorated wedding reception and still gift your guests with stunning wedding favors they’ll love.

Here’s how.

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Wedding Embellishments

Perfect Wedding Embellishments for a Summer Wedding

How can you easily and quickly create the right wedding theme?

One way to tie your wedding theme together with just the right panache is to add the right wedding embellishments to your handcrafted luxury wedding invitations, wedding favor bags and more.

The best wedding embellishments are those that capture the essence of your personality. The right embellishment creates a bespoke invitation, bag or adornment that makes your wedding unique – truly a standout from others.

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Jewel Tone Wedding Embellishments for the Fall

The lighter pink and rose tones of spring and summer will soon fade from wedding trends and give way to richer, bolder colors for the fall and winter wedding season.

If you are planning your wedding right now for the end of 2016 or the beginning of 2017, you’ll want to stay away from the pastels you see everywhere. Opt instead for accents with jewel tones. Wedding embellishments, too can benefit from your savvy selection as you prepare in advance for your fall/winter wedding.

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Wedding Tips

Wedding Tips for Dealing with Meddling Moms

As if the stress of a wedding is’t enough, there’s the stress of dealing with well-meaning family members who mean for you to do what they want.

Your anxious aunties may want the inside scoop with plenty of juicy details, and they’ll share their wedding tips with you as well, but it can be meddling moms — on the bride’s and the groom’s side — who unintentionally cause the most anxiety in newlyweds.

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Wedding Invitation Inserts Demystified

Since the day he asked you to marry him, you said yes to luxury wedding invitations.

The two of you poured dreamily of books of invitations, oohing over texture and cooing about embossing v. engraving. Then there was the night you opened a bottle of wine, and bookmarked every spectacular wedding invitation presented to you online.

And then someone asked you, what about your wedding invitation inserts? Most modern wedding invitations require inserts, and it’s likely that yours will, too.

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Cosmetic Bags That Create a Lifestyle

In seems like in this fast-paced world, everything you have must do double duty, and it should leave a minimal footprint on the Earth. Many of the cosmetics and other toiletries purchased today come in packaging that is a nightmare – either to use or to get rid of.

Modern lifestyles are about much more than the shrink-wrap our toiletries come in.

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