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Planning a Spring Wedding Tips for the season of love! March 15 2012
 

Spring has always seemed to be the kickoff of wedding season. Winter is finally coming to an end, as flowers and greenery are slowly making their debuts... read more

   
Four Reasons Why You Should Get the Invitations that You Really Want Make an Informed Decision to Indulge Yourself January 2008
 

Since becoming a bride myself, I find myself frequenting wedding message boards more than I would care to admit. I realize that working at Invitation Consultants may make me slightly biased to beautiful invitations, but I think that invitations are so important to a wedding. I found it surprising that many brides were finding themselves skimping on invitations or... read more

   
Wedding Invitation Quiz: Finding Your Perfect Wedding Invitation December 2007
 

Not sure what invitation category will work for your wedding? The invitation that you choose should reflect the mood and feel of your upcoming wedding. Depending on the style of your wedding (and your style in general), InvitationConsultants.com has a category of wedding invitations that would fit your wedding perfectly! Now, if you could only find the right category... We can help you with that too! Take our wedding invitation quiz to help you find the category that is perfect for you... read more

   
Season of Love Winter Wonderland Wedding Details November 2007
 

As the holidays quickly approach, many of you may be thinking of where the past year has gone. Did the time fly, leaving you with warm memories of times with friends and family? Did you face challenges that may change your life forever? If you are planning a winter wedding, you may have experienced things in the past year that you never could have imagined. Between the joy of celebrating your engagement, to the stress of coordinating a momentous occasion... read more

   
How much should I pay for invitations? How much do they go for? September 2007
 

This is a question we often get from our customers. Looking for the perfect invitation can be quite daunting considering the wide price range that they go for. Here are some pointers to sort through it all. For the sake of this article, I will focus on wedding invitations, but the same rules of thumb apply to all your party invitations... read more

   
The Hottest Wedding Color Combinations How to find the right color combinations September 2007
 

When you first begin to visualize your wedding, some things are obvious. Whether it is a certain season, flower, or theme, most couples have some idea about what they want for their wedding. As far as wedding colors go, some know what they want and some have to find their perfect wedding color combination. For those who have to find color combos, don't worry. Your inspiration can be anything. You just have to know where to look... read more

   
Seven Invitation Trends You Should Know About Most-wanted trends right now September 2007
 

It's no secret that Invitation Consultants is posting the newest invitations all the time. But what you may not know is that some of the newest invitations have some characteristics that make the invitation highly in-demand. Here are some of the top invitation trends of the year... read more

   
Being the perfect groom is... IMPOSSIBLE Wedding Planning from a male perspective. August 2007
 

So, you finally did it. You spend a ridiculous amount of money on a ring. The four C's of diamonds have no more secrets for you. You proposed. She said yes! You thought the worst was over. Now you find yourself planning wedding, an almost impossible task. For her, it is OK; she has her perfect wedding planned out in her head. You're faced with a million... read more

   
7 Ways to have an Eco-Friendly Green Wedding Environmentally friendly Weddings August 2007
 

Living an eco-friendly life never goes out of style. However, the term "green wedding" has become a widely recognized wedding term for having a wedding that helps, not hurts the environment. There are many ways to plan your wedding... read more

   
8 Steps to your Perfect Wedding Invitations Finding the right invitation for your style June 2007
 

You are a bride doing research on wedding invitations. You have never ordered wedding invitations before. You have done some research on the topic and know what you want to say in the invitation, but don't quite know how to say it. In the world of wedding invitations... read more

   
Tips for Wedding Planning that I Wish I Would Have Known What to consider when you are ready to start planning your wedding June 2007
 

Almost immediately after getting engaged, my fiancé and I picked the date and location of our wedding, which was a little bit harder than I thought it would be. The process of finding a reception location took a lot out of us, so after the contract was signed, we took some time off. However, soon it was time again to start the preliminary planning... read more

   
Choosing Your Wedding Favors What favor is right for you? June 2007
 

Wedding favors give couples a great opportunity to add color, originality and a special touch to their weddings. Traditionally, wedding favors are a way to give back to the guest and say thank you for their attendance. Today, wedding favors have taken on a new meaning... read more

   
2007 National Stationery Show Trends Use the up and coming trends in your invitations June 2007
 

You don't have to go all the way to New York to get the newest invitation trends for the upcoming year, because we did it for you! The National Stationery Show was held on May 20-23 this year at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. What you see at the stationery show is the newest and most fashionable invitations that set the basics... read more

   
Managing your Guest List How to balance your guest list and make it work May 2007
 

Recently, I asked some brides-to-be and recent brides what they struggled with most when planning their wedding. The one aspect that appeared time and time again is that most of the brides that I talked to struggled with their guest list at one time or another... read more

   
Gorgeous Menu Cards Why you need a menu card for your event May 2007
 

Menu cards are not a new trend, but one that is making a comeback. The reason for this is that menu cards add a touch of class to any place setting and these days, can be ordered in almost any shape or color. The purpose of the menu cards is to show your guests... read more

   
Travel/Accommodation Cards How to use them for your occasion May 2007
 

One of the questions that we address frequently at Invitation Consultants is questions about travel/accommodation cards. What are they? How do I use them? Do I need them? Because travel/accommodation cards can be such a valuable resource for your guests, here are... read more

   
Wedding Trends 2007 The New Year means new Trends January 2007
 

As we usher in 2007 with parties and resolutions, we are also ushering in a new year of wedding trends. The weddings of 2007 are moving toward beautiful and clean colors, elegant designs and intricate details. Some things do remain the same, as personalization remains to be key... read more

   
Perfect Wedding Programs How to find the right wedding program for you January 2007
 

As much as brides want beautiful invitations, they also want beautiful wedding programs. They represent your wedding and are a way to give your guests more detailed information about your wedding party. Wedding programs also let your guests know... read more

   
Should I make my Wedding Invitations? How to determine if it's worth it December 2006
 

Planning your wedding is a time that is filled with choices, from cakes to dresses. When it comes to your invitations, before you decide what style you want, you have to decide what you want. Some brides consider making their own wedding invitations. However, this process can be... read more

   
Destination Weddings The Beginning, The Planning & The Event November 2006
 

Part 1 - The Beginning - Congratulations, you're engaged! If you have always dreamed of a destination wedding, then the questions about the wedding ... read more

 

Part 2 - The Planning - So, the basics are done. You have the location, date and guest list mapped out, but now the real planning begins. Your family and friends will be joining you on ... read more

 

Part 3 - The Event - Before you know it, your destination wedding date will be here. The good news is that you have made it through most of the planning process and can now relax! ... read more

   
07.07.07 A great date for your event October 2006
 

Once in awhile, a date comes along that creates an opportunity for unique and original invitations and save the dates. This date can create a theme in itself, or add to the theme that you have chosen. For next year, the date is July 7th, 2007... read more

   
Lavish Weddings Only the best of the best for your wedding day September 2006
 

Every bride dreams of the perfect wedding. Many have been dreaming about their special day since they were a child, and when the time comes, they want their wedding to be perfect, down to the last detail. And when it comes to luxury weddings, you must have luxury invitations... read more

   
The New Unique Weddings How to make your wedding different than the rest September 2006
 

As 2006 continues, one wedding trend is beginning to stand out among all the others. Wedding personalization and originality is key in 2006, and is apparent through all aspects of wedding planning. Because every couple is so different and has such different likes and interests... read more

   
Budgeting your Wedding How to plan your dream wedding for less August 2006
 

For most, planning a wedding is fun and exciting. As the wedding date sneaks closer, the wedding planning may become more and more stressful, especially if you are on a strict budget. No matter how large or small the budgets, the majority of brides have one. Budgeting a wedding... read more

   
Traditional Wedding Etiquette From the guest list to the reception April 2006
 

The Guest List... read more

 

The Invitations & Invitation Wording... read more

 

The Wedding Ceremony... read more

 

Planning Your Reception... read more

   
The New Weddings of 2006 Top trends for the New Year March 2006
 

A new year means new beginnings, not just for you, but also for trends in the wedding industry. 2005 ushered in a parade of strapless gowns, shorter hemlines, and longer receptions, but 2006 brings a new type of wedding... read more

   
The Seasonal Wedding Guide Incorporate the season into your wedding January 2006
 

It is becoming increasingly common to incorporate the season of your wedding into the colors, invitations, flowers and centerpieces. Many brides plan their weddings... read more

   
Destination Weddings September 2005
 

When it comes to weddings, the traditional location that most people think of first is a house of worship. Today, however many couples are choosing to tie the knot on exotic beaches, in a vineyard, a cruise ship or Las Vegas ... read more

   
Trends in the Invitation Industry August 2005
 

Traditional invitations will always be in style. Engraved and letterpress printing make traditional invitations even more ... read more

   
   
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