{Weddingstar in NYC} A Beach Wedding Theme

Yesterday we covered the ever-popular Sparkle wedding theme that’s chock full of glitz, glam and tons of shimmer. Today, we’re going a bit more, shall we say, down to earth?

With a bright and cheerful coral and aqua blue color scheme, treasure chests and starfish inspired favors, and festive hand fans to beat the heat, we’re celebrating weddings, beach style.

So, check out how we styled and decorated our Beach themed trade show table. Hope you like it! Continue reading

{Weddingstar in New York City} Sparkle!

We headed to the Big Apple last week to show off some of our latest favors, ceremony and reception accessories, wedding decorations, and stationery designs at the 2012 National Stationery Show. Sure hope all you New Yorker brides out there stopped in to see us!

This year we decided to feature three of the most sought-after wedding themes — Sparkle, Beach and Vintage — and over the next three days we’ll be taking a look at all three tables so you can see how we set them up.

Hopefully this will inspire your own fabulous themed weddings. Enjoy! Continue reading

Amanda + Derrick: Romance in the Desert

A breathtaking garden setting, the warmth of the desert sun and a bride and groom who couldn’t be more in love — this spectacular Arizona wedding is undeniably romantic and full of charm.

And the turquoise, deep purple and white color scheme has to be one of my all-time faves!

Amanda Dotson and Derrick VanDusen were married on November 19, 2011 in Mesa, Arizona, United States. Continue reading

Only One More Week to Submit Your Stuff!

OK everyone, this is your last call to get your Pinterest boards and/or wedding photos in to us ASAP! So tell all your friends who are either getting married or have recently tied the knot that they have a chance to win $150 worth of wedding accessories or to be featured in the 2013 Weddingstar Magazine! Continue reading

3 Uses for Your Cake Topper…After the Wedding Cake

You chose the perfect topper for your wedding cake, but now what? Well, a cake topper isn’t only a great way to add a touch of personalization to your cake, it can also serve as a keepsake or décor element for your home after your special day.

Here are three great ways to utilize your cake topper, post wedding.

1. As a Keepsake

True Romance Cake Topper
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An Asian Wedding Theme

Asian themed weddings are romantic, elegant and full of celebration.

And as many of you probably already know, colors play a very important role in Asian culture, especially on a couple’s wedding day. Here are two color schemes I think are great for Asian weddings of any kind, whether that’s traditional or just for the love of Japanese cherry blossoms. Enjoy! Continue reading

Designer Spotlight: How to Get the Party Started

Well hello again bloggers, it’s Maxine returning to offer some stationery advice for your wedding. This time around I thought I’d focus on the reception. Weddings are the perfect occasion for families and friends to get together, celebrate and kick up the heels.

Here are a few ideas of how to make sure your day ends with great memories and hopefully dancing on the tables!

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Tara + David: Rich Browns and Pretty Neutrals

Romantic, elegant and even a little bit sexy — this wedding’s got it going on! And amidst the shimmery chestnut brown and pretty neutral color palette of this outdoor wedding is a breathtaking tented venue that make these photos totally swoon worthy.

Tara Galioto and David Knisely were married on September 22, 2007 in Upperville, Virginia, United States. Continue reading