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15 Unique Wedding Invitations You’re Sure to Love

Unexpected Wedding Invitations

While there’s nothing wrong with classic wedding invitation styles, we absolutely love how unique renditions are trending. From contemporary color palettes and abstract design to bold graphics and unique materiality, creative wedding invitations are perfect for any modern couple wanting to make a bold, beautiful statement. Keep scrolling to see 15 of our most unique wedding invitation designs!

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Greenvelope’s 2018 Holiday Design Challenge

A variety of holiday greeting cards and invitations

While we know it’s barely fall, for us that means it’s time to starting planning for the holidays! To help make sure your holiday season is exceptionally stylish, our talented team of designers were challenged to create and submit their most bold, most trend-forward, and most festive holiday designs.

This year’s Greenvelope Holiday Challenge was judged by a panel of three incredibly talented people including an artist, an eco-chic stylist, and an event planning extraordinaire. Sarah Simon is a world-renowned artist and author at The Mint Gardener, sharing her lush watercolor paintings through stationery, textiles, and more. Natalie Kay is the visionary and creator behind Sustainably Chic, the destination blog for sustainable fashion, beauty, and lifestyle advice. Courtney Whitmore is the author, editor, and entertaining expert behind Pizzazzerie, who is known for her tasty Southern recipes, colorful tablescapes, and adding pizzazz to every holiday. With each judge bringing their own incredible aesthetics and tastes, we are thrilled to share the final Greenvelope Holiday Design challenge winners. read more…

15 National Park Invitations that are Sure to Impress

15 National Park Invitations that are Sure to Impress

Inspired by American icons—like the Grand Canyon and Golden Gate Bridge—to the panoramic views of Yosemite and untamed landscapes of the Rocky Mountains, Greenvelope’s National Park invitations offer designs perfect for celebrations of all kind. So whether you’re planning an intimate destination wedding by the beach, a gala in the heart of a big city, or if national parks are just close to your heart, Greenvelope can help you customize a template that truly represents your vision. Keep scrolling for 15 of our most popular National Park invitation designs that are sure to wow guests.

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5 Trending Color Palettes Perfect for a Party

Party Color Palette

Whether you’re planning a lavish, large-scale wedding or an intimate backyard gathering with close friends and family, your color palette will set the tone for the entire celebration. In fact, choosing a color palette is one of the very first steps in planning an event. From the balloons and streamers to the table runners and floral arrangements, color will absolutely influence the décor you select. Deciding on a color scheme isn’t necessarily easy, which is why we’ve put together five trending color palettes to help inspire your next party. From bright, modern hues to classic go-tos, keep scrolling to see more!

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Greenvelope’s Wedding Design Competition

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Spring is officially here, which means wedding season is in full swing! To kick the season off right, our talented team of designers were challenged to create and submit their most trend-forward wedding invitation designs.

This competition was judged by the renowned experience creator, Colin Cowie. With a long list of satisfied clients—including Oprah Winfrey and Jennifer Lopez—Colin has made his name planning everything from intimate celebrations to iconic, large-scale weddings. Inspired by today’s modern couples and fueled by the latest trends, he brings a lifetime of experience in wedding design and we’re thrilled to share his hand-picked winners.

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Introducing new Envelopes With a Chic, Modernized Touch

modern digital envelopes

Modern Envelopes

Our team of designers just keep pushing the envelope (quite literally!) They’ve given our digital envelopes a fresh new makeover that’s both modern and chic. And we’re loving how realistic they are! Available in a landscape or square format, our envelopes now have a pointed flap that mimics the traditional paper variety—down to the glue seal! This new design also comes with a wider selection of stylish colors, liners, and stamps.

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Greenvelope’s Birthday Design Competition

Greenvelope’s Birthday Design Competition

If you happen to be looking for an excuse to throw a birthday bash this year, you’re in luck. We have a fierce collection of brand new birthday invites, thanks to Greenvelope’s second design competition! Our community of designers were challenged to create and submit their very coolest birthday invitations. And if you ask Sogoal Zolghadri (owner of Sogi’s Honey Bakeshop and our esteemed judge), they crushed it. Choosing three category winners wasn’t easy, but here’s what stood out to Sogoal the most:

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Fall in Love with 6 of our Most Popular Save-The-Dates

Most popular save the date

So the question was popped and you’re officially engaged—congratulations! The first step is to break out the bubbly and celebrate accordingly. The next step is to finalize a date and get all your loved ones in the loop. Sending save-the-dates for your wedding is the easiest (and most stylish!) way to get your guests to mark their calendars. And as you begin to brainstorm that perfect design, here’s what’s trending this season. Keep scrolling to see our 6 most popular save-the-dates!

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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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Party Tips From Sogoal Zolghadri

Sogi's Honeybake Shop

Summer is almost here (believe it or not). And with the change in season comes the best part of summertime: the parties. Sure, there are other good things too (like patios and drinks with mint in them). But parties are a summer highlight, and you might want to think about throwing one. Sogoal Zolghadri of Sogi’s Honey Bakeshop is right there with us when it comes to party planning perfection, and it doesn’t have to be hard. Small touches, like fairy lights and excessive amounts of gold glitter, are only a couple of her fail-safe tips. The best part? She has a full collection of digital invites that are themed perfectly for summer. Read on for all her tips!

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