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bridal jewelry giveaway
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You want everything to be perfect on your big day, right down to the jewelry that you select for yourself and your bridal party. Enter Lauren Hastings from Demoiselle. Lauren creates exquisite, elegant handmade jewelry that can be customized to fit all of your bridal needs. This week, we are giving the winner their choice of the three pieces of Demoiselle jewelry showcased in the post. read more
Choosing a color palette for your wedding can be overwhelming. There are endless possibilities, and of course you want to pick the perfect, memorable mix for your big day. Sometimes it is best to take a step back and examine the basics of color theory. Start simple and then expand. Here's a quick lesson on th... read more

Make the Shower a Couples Affair

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co-ed wedding shower
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Gone are the days of the groom picking up his tux and simply showing up at the ceremony on time. More men are taking active roles in the wedding planning process, and thus more couples are looking for ways to celebrate together. The traditional shower - complete with tea, petit fours, and orange blossoms - is... read more

Adorable Announcements!

author , posted in Guest Experts, Paper Goods
weddig invitations
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You set the tone for your wedding by making decisions. Do you want an indoor or outdoor ceremony? Should you offer a formal dinner or a buffet at the reception? What music will be played—classical organ selections or something trendy with an acoustic guitar? These choices are important, but the tone of your... read more
xtra xtra wants to send you from your town to any town! By going to the xtra xtra site and posting a milestone announcement between now and December 20th and you could win one of two $300 JetBlue gift cards. It's quick, easy and free! Share your engagement or wedding announcement and you could use the gi... read more