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7 out-of-the-box Baby Shower Themes

baby shower themes

There’s certainly nothing wrong with a traditional baby shower, especially if you know the mom-to-be would appreciate a go-to classic. But if you’re looking for a theme that’s a little more out-of-the-box, we’ve rounded up some inspiration from fellow party experts to help spark your creativity!

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Introducing the Stunning New WonderWed Wedding Collection

New Online Wedding Invitations from WonderWed and Greenvelope

For one of our loveliest collaborations yet, we’ve partnered with WonderWed to bring you a stunning new collection filled with seven stylish wedding suites. WonderWed, the go-to planning resource and inspiration blog in Germany, is bringing their community’s stunning styles and upcoming trends to this exclusive wedding collection. And while there’s nothing wrong with classic wedding stationery styles, we absolutely love these trendy renditions. From contemporary color palettes to abstract designs (and everything in between!), WonderWed’s exclusive collection is sure to spark inspiration for any modern couple looking to plan their upcoming nuptial celebration.

We love this wedding invitation collection’s ability to make a bold, beautiful statement for any couple. And while WonderWed is the premier wedding site for German couples, these stunning suites are offered in all languages. Click here to view the full WonderWed Invitation Collection, or keep scrolling for a stylized sneak peek!  read more…

3 Fun and Festive Cookie Parties You’ll Love for the Holidays

Holiday Cookie Parties and Party Invitations

The best things about the holidays: parties, festive décor, friends, family, and cookies. Mix all those things together (and add a generously stocked bar cart) and you’ll have yourself a Santa-worthy soirée. We don’t blame you if you want to surround yourself with cookies all season. We’re right there with you! Turns out, there are multiple ways to achieve this (in the form of a party!) Keep scrolling to see our suggestions. read more…

Thanksgiving Theme Inspiration Made Easy With Paperless Invites

Thanksgiving Dinner Invitation Inspiration

Whether it’s your first time hosting or your fifteenth, Thanksgiving can be stressful—unless you’re one of those people who can magically have each dish ready at the same time and pull off a flawless display of festive décor. If so, cheers to you. For the rest of us, let’s take comfort in knowing there’s a wealth of inspiration to help spark that perfect Thanksgiving theme (and you can start with the invitation!) Below, we’ve put together a few of our favorite party pieces and designer invites to get you started.

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Personal Holiday and New Year’s Greetings

personalized holiday greeting messages

Whether you’re sending out your first holiday card as a married couple or spreading cheer with the newest member of your family, we have a collection of festive, fully-customizable designs to choose from. Once you find that perfect design, you can begin personalizing your message (and we can help with that too!)

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Designer Feature: Camille Robinson

Camille Robinson Greenvelope Designer

We’re delighted to feature Camille Robinson, an endlessly creative designer and business owner (based right here in Seattle!) Skilled in hand lettering and a true master of all things typography, Camille has inspired couples and party hosts alike with her stunning invitation collection. From birthday parties and engagement celebrations to corporate events and weddings, her varied designs have beautifully set the stage for events of all kind. Today, she’s here to share a bit more about her journey, her business, and a few of her favorite things.

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8 Uncommon Halloween Party Themes

Halloween Party themes and invites

Just because you’re too old to trick-or-treat doesn’t mean the party has to end. Get fully into the spirit and invite your adult friends to come out and play. Below, we have 8 Halloween party theme ideas (with matching invitations!) that are perfect for your spooky soirée.

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Tips for Customizing Your Invitation Design

Customizing digital invitation

So you find the perfect invitation design for your event. Now you can start personalizing it! Keep in mind, you don’t have to totally delete the template to start fresh with your event information. The existing text layouts have been thoughtfully placed by our experienced design team. You can follow their existing format and maintain the overall aesthetic of your design by simply updating and replacing the text (not deleting it!)

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Greenvelope’s Holiday Design Competition

Design Crush Contest

It’s been getting pretty festive over here, thanks to our first ever design competition! Our community of talented designers were challenged to submit their very best, non-traditional holiday greetings and invitations. And if you ask Kelly Beall (founder of Design Crush and our esteemed judge), they nailed it. Kelly will be the first to tell you, selecting a winner wasn’t easy, but here’s what she’s been crushing on the most:

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How to Host the Perfect Diwali Celebration at Home

How to Host the Perfect Diwali Celebration at Home

The Hindu holiday of Diwali marks a truly special, larger-than-life celebration that beams with joy and light. And what better way to celebrate the festival of lights than by opening your home to friends and family? It’s the perfect way to spread the aura of happiness that this auspicious holiday so beautifully represents. Below, we’ve put together 7 easy tips to help you simplify the planning process!

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