PAPER & LACE Recent blog posts from my shop. en-US THE SMART BRIDE’S GUIDE TO SAVING ON WEDDING COSTS Weddings have the tendency to get crazy expensive. Here’s how to cut down on costs the smart and savvy way! Mon, 27 Aug 2018 15:04:22 -0400 DEEP BREATHS! HOW TO HANDLE WEDDING DAY EMERGENCIES Despite all of your planning, unplanned emergencies are possible –even on your wedding day. Don’t freak out! The experts at PAPER & LACE share how to handle potential wedding day emergencies. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 20:56:28 -0400 How To Create a Stress-Free Wedding Seating Chart You know who’s coming to your wedding. Now, it’s time to decide where everyone will sit! Mon, 23 Jul 2018 13:33:57 -0400 HOW TO WRITE FOOL-PROOF WEDDING THANK YOU NOTES Your wedding day might have come and gone in a flash, but there’s still work to be done! Though the last slice of wedding cake has been eaten and your honeymoon suitcase may be unpacked, thank you notes are still waiting to be written. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 09:43:59 -0400 TIPS FOR PLANNING A DESTINATION WEDDING Planning to say “I do” far away from home? The experts at PAPER & LACE share their top tips for planning a dream destination wedding Thu, 28 Jun 2018 12:00:42 -0400 ENGAGEMENT PARTY PLANNING 101: A TOTAL GUIDE TO CELEBRATING SAYING YES! You’re engaged – congratulations!! Now it’s time to start planning the engagement party. Here’s the ultimate guide to celebrating saying YES with your family & friends. Tue, 29 May 2018 21:19:01 -0400 SUMMER 2018’S HOTTEST WEDDING TRENDS Summer’s right around the corner, and for many brides-to-be, that also means wedding season! With the sun shining and everything in bloom, there are so many opportunities to create the wedding day of your dreams. Turn the heat up on your big day with these top summer wedding trends. Tue, 29 May 2018 16:42:55 -0400 WEDDING DRESS CODE 101 You’ve set a date and booked a venue. Your save the dates have already been mailed out to your guest list and the next item on your agenda is to send out your official wedding invitations. How exciting! A ton of info is provided on your invites – from important addresses and times to reception info and maybe even directions. It’s also often encouraged to mention your wedding’s dress code on the invitation. Why? It helps ensure that your wedding will be as casual or formal as you’ve envisioned it and it offers a helpful hint for your guests of what is expected of them in terms of attire. Tue, 29 May 2018 16:38:42 -0400 WHAT YOUR INVITATION’S FONT SAYS ABOUT YOUR WEDDING Your wedding invitations truly set the tone for your Big Day; and the font you choose for them plays a huge part in doing that. The words you write not only communicate to your guests what they can expect in terms of formality of your ceremony and reception, but the overall style and theme of your wedding are often revealed through your invite’s font. After all, you may not be able to judge a book by its cover, but you can definitely judge a wedding on its invitation! Tue, 29 May 2018 15:49:30 -0400 CHOOSING YOUR WEDDING’S SIGNATURE COCKTAIL When it comes time to toast to you and your love’s newly-official marriage, you’re going to want to offer your guests something that is just as delicious to look at as it is to sip! Yep – we’re talking about your wedding reception’s signature drink. Tue, 29 May 2018 15:37:22 -0400