Spring is my favorite time of year for weddings! After a long, cold winter I always find myself going a little coo-coo for happy spring colors. This is one of my all-time favorite color palettes for a spring wedding. Pairing watermelon, peach, blush pink and mint the look is feminine without being girly, and festive while still feeling romantic.Comments Off on A Pretty Spring Color Palette
Instantly bring a modern design touch to your wedding day with these simple feather decal candles. They are a wonderful way to gussy up a selection of white taper candles and when lined up will make your reception tables, cocktail tables or ceremony beautifully lit (with flames or not!).1 COMMENT
This week we hosted a press brunch in New York City to let the media know about all of the new Minted Weddings happenings this spring. The inspiration starting point for the brunch was Moglea‘s ‘Matthiola’ invitation and party decor. Read on for some more creative inspiration for whatever fête you have coming this spring and say good-bye to winter and hello to happy melon colors!6 COMMENTS
Spring and summer are party seasons! Easter is just around the corner and so is Mother’s day! Add birthdays and baby showers, and you’re probably going to want a cake at some point! Whether you bake it from scratch or not, these fun and modern cake toppers will help bring the fun.
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Make a batch of these shrinky heart keychains as great favors for an upcoming wedding or shower. They are easy to make and will leave your guests with a gorgeous reminder of your special day – every time they open up a door. Print out the colorful heart PDF and read on to see how simple this project is to create.3 COMMENTS
DIY dyed twine favors are an easy way to personalize your wedding day. Twine is very affordable and with a simple dye bath comes to life in pretty muted hues.
Here’s how to make them..
By Jen Casebeer, Community Editor
Announcing the special prize winners of our Perfect Match Wedding Invitations Challenge! We look forward to our big, annual wedding invitation challenge every year and watch eagerly as more new, fresh designs show up every day. We’re always so surprised and thrilled with the incredible range of invitations we receive, from classic and traditional to wildly whimsical and contemporary. No matter what the style, all the winners and runner ups below stood out among the over 1,400 submissions we received. As befitting a wedding invitation challenge, we just fell head over heels in love with these designs! Congratulations, winners!
Classic Award for the best classic, timeless design
“Classically Stacked” by Ann Gardner
Every once in a while, we see a design that is so classically, simply beautiful that we know it will truly be timeless. Ann’s “Classically Stacked” is just that. Her traditional black and white color palette, minimalist type, and large, neatly stacked names will never go out of style. An instant classic!5 COMMENTS
By Celisse Muller, Customer Care Lead at Minted
Hi Beautiful Brides to Be!
My name is Celisse and I am on the Customer Care Team here at Minted. My passion for and dedication to people is comparable to my boundless passion for style, adventure and curation. I am constantly on the hunt for striking images and inspiration and can’t wait to share them with you.
I was delighted to hear that Pantone had named one of my all-time favorite colors, Emerald, the color of 2013. It goes without saying that this rich hue is destined to work its way onto your color palette and into your magical wedding day. Below you will find just a few carefully curated images inspired by Pantone’s color of the year, Emerald, that bring to life a fantastic tale of love and adventure in marriage.
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By Jen Casebeer, Community Editor
Ever wonder about those beautiful boards on the top-right of our blog? They’re current submissions in our wedding inspiration board challenge! Every Monday between now and January 7, we’re awarding 2 prizes of $200 Minted credit each. One for the most ‘favorited’ board and one random drawing. At the end of it all, one grand prize winning Editor’s Pick will win $1000 to spend on Minted!
Don’t you just love these boards? To join the ranks and enter the challenge, just create an inspiration board around a Minted wedding invite or save the date. Then embed the board on your website or blog and fill out your entry information here. Happy styling!
1: Orange, Gold, and Butterflies by Caroline2 COMMENTS
Rachel’s “Chalkboard” is sophisticated in black and white, while her chalk laurels and florals add a casual, friendly feeling to this wedding invite.
Don’t you just love how bright and bold “Darjeeling” is? We love Annie’s painterly strokes and playful flourishes.
Congratulations, Rachel and Annie!5 COMMENTS