Friday, January 13, 2012

Queen Of Hearts

Hearts are often incorporated into weddings, but sometimes it comes off too cheesy. To ensure that that doesn't happen, here are a few options to incorporate the hearts without being over the top...

Martha Stewart teaches how to make three-dimensional escort cards in an easy DIY tutorial. These are cute, simple and make it easy for guests to figure out where to sit. 
Choose your favorite lyrics,  love story, poem or wedding vows and turn them into confetti either for the flower girls, end of the ceremony, or table d├ęcor. Simple yet elegant. 
These eco-friendly, plantable heart-shaped seed confetti is perfect for the eco-friendly bride. Used to decorate tables or as party favors, guests can plan these hearts, which will grow into wildflowers. Mix match with other colors for an overall color scheme that matches your wedding. 

Laced Up

2012 seems to be the year of lace. It's simple, classy, elegant and you can use it many different ways. Here are some unique ideas to incorporate it into your wedding...

Martha Stewart breaks down how to make your own lace invitations in a DIY tutorial.

Wrap lace around candle holders/votives to add a romantic/elegant style that'll be sure to wow guests. 

To glam up your invitations, surround them with lace to make a unique envelope.