2011 Trends for Wedding Invitations and Stationery: Cool Hues, Vintage Fonts

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Melinda Morris of PostScript Brooklyn PostScript Brooklyn designs gorgeous wedding invitations for urban and sophisticated nearlyweds, and we are thrilled to get the inside scoop on wedding invitation trends for 2011 straight from the expert! Hot Colors for 2011: Grey will still be a popular hue for 2011. And we expect couples to pair black or grey with a vibrant pop of color, like pink or red. Navy blue, moss green and turquoise are also on-trend colors for...

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Executing “A” and “B” Wedding Guest Lists in 5 Easy Steps from The Man Registry

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About The Man Registry Struggling with a guest list that exceeds the limited space at your rehearsal dinner or wedding reception venue? Try this: 1 - Create an “A” list that consists of guests that you absolutely want to be at the wedding. This would obviously include close family, relatives and friends. It’s also a very good idea to invite couples that have invited you to their wedding. 2 - Create a “B” list that includes guests on the fringe. These guests would not be...

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Savvy Steals Winner: 25 Letterpress Wedding Invitations from Invitations4Less!

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The lucky winner of this week's Savvy Steal- 25 luxe letterpress wedding invitations from Invitations4Less- is... Sarah O.! Congratulations, Sarah! We know you'll choose the perfect invitations for your special day! Please contact SavvyScoop@OneWed.com to claim your prize! Have a wonderful weekend, all! Don't forget to enter our Gems Among Us contest, which ends Oct. 25th! *Disclosure: This fabulous prize is being generously donated by Invitations4Less.com, who's been selling...

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Win 25 Stunning Letterpress Wedding Invitations!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway Every couple wants to send gorgeous wedding invitations, invitations that will set the tone for their most special day. But quality wedding invitations are expensive, especially if you have a large guest list. This week's Savvy Steal will ensure that one lucky couple can pick out the wedding invitations of their dreams without breaking the bank. Invitations4Less is offering 25 ultraluxurious letterpress wedding invitations, and you'll...

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Wedding Invitation Trend: Including Mother Nature

by Azure

Special to OneWed from Elizabeth Baggett of The Green Kangaroo If you’re eager to create one-of-a-kind, unique wedding invitations, why not consider taking inspiration from nature? One of our favorite current trends is the incorporation of natural elements into the wedding stationery suite for a modern, yet subtle nod to eco-consciousness. Personalize this trend with a botanical motif - a particular leaf, flower, or landscape - that holds a special meaning for you and your...

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Eco-Friendly Wedding Inspiration from Recycled Bride- A Tree-free Wedding

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About Recycled Bride You don't need paper to make a wedding pretty! New ways to save trees, time & money Most weddings include plenty of paper. From hundreds of save-the-dates and wedding invitations to miles of wrapping paper and packaging, your big day could mean serious waste for the planet. Want to cut back on paper and save big bucks in the process? Here's how: 1.Glosite is the newest, hippest destination for online wedding invitations and stationery, and digital wedding...

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Whimsical Wedding Invitation Suite

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When Sara of Save the Date Co. (one of our great OneWed wedding pros) sent me pictures of this whimsical wedding invitation I was struck by the unusual color scheme. I felt like I instantly knew this bride and groom, and was more than a little disappointed that I hadn't been invited to what looked like a great wedding! Sara explains the story behind the invites: The bride and groom wanted their reception to be fun and different, so they chose a vintage inspired carnival theme for...

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Wedding Invitation Suite: Peacock Glory

by Azure

Special to OneWed from Jessica Goldschmidt of DOSSIE-A Nicole and Joe’s vision of their wedding included the peacock, its feather and the feather’s jewel tones. Since she was using the feather throughout the decor of her event, she wanted the actual feather somehow incorporated into the invitation suite as well. She wanted the invitations to have an antique feel to them. Upon doing some research, I came across a collage of theater playbills from the 1800's. One in particular,...

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How Wedding Invitations Can Tell a Story

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Giving your wedding a unified feel starts long before the march down the aisle, it starts with your wedding stationary. Save the dates and invitations can help you set the tone, letting your guests get a little sneak peak into what the day will be like. Melinda Morris of Lion in the Sun in Brooklyn walks us through how wedding stationary can set the feel for your wedding, by showing us her work from one wedding a year ago. Think of it as a Featured Wedding, only with...

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Recycled Bride: Eco-Friendly Wedding Paper And Stationery

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Programs, menus, and wedding invitations that are sustainable and spectacular! Thousands of acres of forest are destroyed every year to make paper products, and the papermaking process pollutes the environment. So what's an eco-bride to do when it comes to wedding invitations, progams, menus, and other paper and stationery needs? While I love the idea of nixing paper altogether and using evites, an emailed invite may not formal enough for most weddings, and some...

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