Joy did such a great job with her invites, I’m so glad she sent them! Letterpressed them all herself too!
I thought these were right up your alley…
Boyfriend and i are getting married in DUMBO at Smack Mellon.. on earth day! April 22…
i can’t decide if i was more excited to get married or do wedding crafts! we had so much fun making our own announcements and save the dates that i wanted to do the invites as well..
i’ve pretty much always been obsessed with letterpress so i took a workshop at The Arm (thearmnyc.com
) in Brooklyn.. then bf and i came up with the idea for our invite.. i figured out illustrator, had a plate made and went back into the studio to press all of them! im in love.. i could do it all day! ha!
[images from Joy]
Ever since starting Brooklyn Bride, I’ve used Moo cards as my business cards, and have totally loved them! But when the opportunity to work with Tara at INK + WIT came up, I knew I had to take action…I just adore how they turned out! I especially like that they don’t match the site exactly, but you can still see how they relate. [letterpressed by Spark Stationery] Thanks Tara!
[image by Chad]
Jimmyjane is a company well known for their sexy products, loved by both men and women! Their website has tons of things you can buy the bride in your life for her bachelorette party, or as gifts for your bridesmaids if you love making them blush! Today Jimmyjane is giving away a white suede and silk blindfold and Ember massage candle [its doubles as massage oil when you burn it!] to one lucky winner! Just leave a comment below with what you do to bring some romance to your relationship, and the winner will be announced on Friday.
[images form Jimmyjane]
I’m excited to announce that starting this week, I’ll be blogging over at WEtv’s We Go Bridal blog! I’m filling some pretty big shoes (Tara from BFF Bridal), but catch me every Friday over there for some bridal-y goodness. This week I posted some pictures from my wedding…can you believe its almost been a year??
[if you’re preggers, a new mom, an established mom, whatever…you MUST check out Tara’s new venture, Stroller Traffic…its like BFF Bridal but for cool mommies! If you sign up for the weekly newsletter, you get 20% off anything at DwellStudio!]
I recently found out about The Adventure School out in Seattle by Dorothée…she always sends me the coolest links from the west coast! The Adventure School was founded back in 2006 by Cori and Aviva, and they’ve been planning cool parties and fundraisers ever since…these photos are from See Listen Taste Feel, a benefit for The Henry Art Gallery. While its not a wedding, there are always ideas you can pull away from ANY event. I love the idea of bringing in fun ways to get people to interact with each other…if you’ve got the space, totally bring in a ping pong table!
[images from Jenny Jimenez]