Summer Wedding Frozen Drinks and Treats

Summer Wedding Ice Cream

Summer is definitely one of the best times to tie the knot. And with temps rising, you want to be sure you keep your guests cool and refreshed. If your wedding day is set for one of these warm months, try incorporating some of these sweet and cool  treats. Your (hot) guests will thank you!

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Easy Floral Centerpiece

FLoral Centrepiece DIY

Making the centerpieces for your reception tables is much easier than you would imagine with the help of some simple florist tricks.

With just some basic florist’s tools like foam and secateurs, you can make beautiful arrangements to suit your wedding theme and the bonus is you don’t have to be rushing the day before to get everything into place.

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Fringe Heart Wedding Cake Toppers

Topping a wedding cake just got way more fun with these fringe heart cake toppers! They are whimsical, sweet and will be a great addition for special day. The toppers are made like pinatas, allowing you to stash away something special inside (perhaps your vows!). Save them to whack open when you eat the traditional top layer of cake together, or to open any day when you want to remember how special the wedding was.

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Hanging Garden Escort Cards

Hanging Garden Escort Cards

If you’re planning a spring or summer wedding these pretty, glittery bottles filled with a fresh flower and an attached escort card would be a lovely DIY detail.

Gold accents with pastel flowers are a great way to combine two of this season’s wedding trends and after your wedding you’ll have a beautiful collection of cute vases for your new home.

Here’s how to make them…

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WEDDING TRENDS: GATSBY GLITZ

With Baz Luhrmann’s remake of The Great Gatsby scheduled to be released next month, there is absolutely no wonder why sophisticated glamour and black tie, Gatsby Glitz has become a top trend in Wedding.

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Note from the Editor

It’s been beautiful here in San Francisco so summer is on the mind, even though it’s still a couple months away. With summer comes a slew of beautiful weddings and outdoor parties, one of my favorite parts about warm weather! Here are a few inspirational outdoor event details to check out in planning your own:

A fabric swing

DIY A-frame tents and DIY lace tee pee tents

Long gorgeous tables with cafe lights

Chalkboard signs leading the way

Forest party

Making your own vintage marquee sign  for an outdoor movie night

Amazing seating chart idea for a rustic wedding

Have a wonderful weekend!

Love, Liz + The Julep Editors

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Scripted Wedding Favors

Writing love notes is not something that needs to be reserved for just your fiance. Craft up a sweet take on your wedding favors using your own handwriting and a simple sharpie pen. Penning out words of adoration, wedding vows, or a meaningful phrase onto a gift box – and then filling it with sweet treats – is the perfect leaving piece for guests.

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Letterpress Invitation Wedding Inspiration

Black and White Letterpress

With the Wedding Letterpress Collection launching just a few short weeks ago, I couldn’t help but be inspired by all of the beautiful designs that were fresh to the minted website. Despite my love for color and chaos, this simple black, grey and white wedding invitation suite caught my eye. With the contrast of elegant and basic fonts mixed in with modern sketched foliage, the invitation seemed like a perfect start to an effortless design.

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Decorating with Herbs

Herb Wedding Decor

They aren’t just for eating; herbs can be a great addition to your wedding day as well. Besides being a beautiful addition to your decor, they will make your space smell delicious, can serve two purposes (see below on favors!), and best of all they are very inexpensive.

Keep reading to see all of the ways you can incorporate herbs into your wedding day.

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