Shower Your Wedding Party With Love

It’s wedding season! Weddings mean celebrating our love with family and friends. If you’re in the beginning stages of planning your wedding, you’re probably deciding on who will be in your wedding party. Your wedding party will be spending a lot of time (and money) showing up for you on …

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What Should You Ask An Invitation Designer Before Hiring Them?

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on July 1, 2016, but it’s been updated with awesome new tips and helpful links! Chances are, you’ve never ordered wedding invitations before. You walk into that stationery shop or pick up the phone to call… and it hits you. “What do I …

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What You Need to Know Before Shopping for Your Wedding Invitations

If you’re a paper lover, you probably can’t wait to get started ordering your invitations. But jumping into the world of wedding stationery can be extremely overwhelming. Here’s what you’ll need to know before you start seriously shopping for wedding invites! Set a wedding stationery budget Before you start looking …

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The Complete Wedding Stationery Timeline and Checklist

Wondering when you should be mailing your wedding invitations or ordering your ceremony programs? Never fear! Here’s my comprehensive wedding stationery timeline, so you’ll never be late with your paper products.   Even better, check the download link at the bottom of this post for a printable copy of the …

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Escort Cards Versus Place Cards and Other Seating Items

Escort Cards. Place Cards. Seating Charts. Oh my! | photo by Anna Bowser Photography You’re done with the big stuff. Venue, done. Photographer, done. Catering, done. Now it’s on to the nitty-gritty details of your wedding day, including all the little bits of paper you’ll need for your reception seating. …

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Why You Need a Custom Map for Your Wedding

In researching your wedding invitations, you’ve seen all those gorgeous custom maps on Pinterest and wedding blogs. But do you really need a custom map? I mean, doesn’t everyone have a GPS? Well, probably, but there’s still lots of reasons you might want to include a wedding map in your invitations, …

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