How to Create Your Guest List for Your Wedding

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Before a bride can send out her beautiful invitations that provide meticulous details about her wedding day, she needs to narrow down her guest list. It can be difficult to choose the most important family members and friends that have shared a role in the lives of both the bride and groom, and the task can quickly become overwhelming. These…

10 Romantic Quotes for Wedding Ceremonies Programs

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A paper wedding program lets your guests know the order of service and who’s who in the bridal party. Many couples like to include a quote or two in the program that succinctly and romantically sums up how they feel about each other. Here are few ideas for famous romantic quotes for wedding ceremony programs. 1. Aristotle The ancient Greek…

5 Unique Wedding Banner Ideas

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While attaching a “Just Married” sign to the bumper of the bride and groom’s car is a classic wedding decoration (the DIY placard has been featured in countless films over the years), you might want to stray from the typical on your big day! If you want to surprise the newlyweds or your guests, you’re going to have to come…

Last Minute Wedding Programs!

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Daisy Dots Programs by PaperDirect

Weddings can be stressful! When it’s your job to plan the big day, you know that almost everything has to be done months in advance. The bride’s and bridesmaids’ dresses need to be ordered and fitted, the invitations have to be chosen, sent to the printer and mailed out, and the florist, caterer and baker need to be booked well…

Last Minute Wedding Checklist

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Your wedding day is almost here. Whether it’s quickly approaching in just over a month, or it’s coming up this very weekend, you will want to be prepared with a last-minute wedding checklist so you don’t forget anything on the big day. This last-minute checklist will help guide you through the final hours before your wedding to ensure that everything…

Spring Wedding? Color Ideas for Wedding Reception Cards

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Jardin Reception Cards by PaperDirect

Making the most of your special day is a top priority, and you want every detail to be perfect. It’s likely that many hours of contemplation have been invested in selecting the ideal color scheme for your spring wedding, and your invitations and reception cards should complement those hues and also your own personal style. Couples planning to hold their…

What are the “Rules” for Wedding Reception Seating?

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Stylish Specialty Folded Place Cards by PaperDirect

You’ve set the date, picked out your colors, ordered your flowers, and managed to talk your fiance out of reuniting his old Twisted-Sister-meets-the-Backstreet-Boys cover band from high school to play the reception. Crisis averted! Now comes the real challenge: Creating a wedding reception seating plan that works… for everybody. Family dynamics can be — shall we say – a bit…

What Should be Included in my DIY Wedding Program?

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Adorable Hearts Programs by PaperDirect

Wedding programs are one of wedding touches that add something very special to what will surely be the most memorable day of your life. Do-it-yourself wedding programs not only give the guests a play-by-play of your ceremony, but they help guests feel included and understand what is happening, and they introduce your bridal party. DIY wedding programs will be a…

Wedding Thank You Card Sample Wording

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Every bride (and groom) must write (yes, with your hand) thank you notes for gifts they received. Despite the fact that most people communicate electronically via email, text message and social media, expressing gratitude using any of these media is simply unacceptable. As a newly married couple, you must share the responsibility of handwriting thank you notes to each and…

Holiday Wedding Accessories

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Highland Tradition Designed Layered Invitations by PaperDirect

If you have selected a wedding date around the holiday season of November-early January, you have more than one reason to celebrate on your wedding day. When planning a holiday wedding, you want to incorporate a holiday theme into your wedding without making it be a major focus of the attention. After all, your wedding should be all about you…