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A Stunning New York Wedding with Woodland-Inspired Details

New York Wedding with Woodland-Inspired Details

Sara and Andy took their two favorite cities—their hometown of Rochester, New York and their current city of Portland, Oregon—and incorporated both locations into one incredible theme. And why not? There’s no better time than a wedding to celebrate the places that have our hearts. Sara told us, “We called the style of our wedding ‘bringing Oregon to New York.’ We wanted a woodsy, outdoorsy feeling, but nothing too rustic or country.”

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Popular Wedding Trends From the Year You Got Married

black and white wedding ceremony moment

Although some wedding traditions stay generally consistent, wedding trends have definitely changed over the years. A wedding that happens today could look drastically different from a wedding held a year from now. The wedding industry is booming, but it wasn’t always like that. Take a trip down memory lane and find out what wedding trend was most popular when you got married.

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Examples of How to Write an Informal Wedding Invitation

Informal Wedding Invitation Wording

More and more couples are using informal wording on their wedding invitations to better reflect their personal style (and we love it!) While there’s nothing wrong with a formally worded invitation, modern wording is often simplified with fun introductions, omitted titles, straightforward dates, and a playful mention of the reception.

Regardless of your personal style, the details still matter. Make sure your invitation still has all of the information that’s most critical to your event: who is hosting, where and when your wedding will take place, the nature of the event, and how guests can submit a response.

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6 Winter Baby Shower Themes Perfect for Indoor Celebrating

Winter baby shower ideas

Is it just us, or is deciding on a baby shower theme in the winter tricky? Between days of overcast gray and icy showers of sleet, the choice isn’t always easy. To help inspire your winter baby shower theme, we’ve rounded several seasonally-appropriate ideas, perfect for celebrating the mom-to-be in your life. From woodland-inspired adventure to sparkling snowflakes, here are six winter baby shower themes perfect for the cooler months.

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Nontraditional Save the Date Styles Perfect for Modern Couples

Once your wedding date is finalized, the next step is to spread the word. The best way to get your guests to mark their calendars is by sending out save the dates. And while they tend to be less formal than a wedding invitation, keep in mind that your save the date will be the first communication your guests receive about your special day. Find a design that will set the tone for what’s to come (and properly represent your style as a couple!) Below, we have a variety of nontraditional save the dates perfect for modern couples.

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Easy Decorations for a Fun and Festive New Year’s Eve Party

With 2019 just around the corner, you might have the itch to invite a few friends over for an intimate party at home. Create a cheerful setting for your New Year’s Eve party with decorations that will impress well into the midnight hour. Keep scrolling for some of our favorites!

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Share a Photo and Win Our Happy Awwlidays Giveaway

Want to send holiday cards this year but still picking out the perfect photos? Share your favorite aww-worthy photos with us on Instagram for a chance to win a FREE Greenvelope membership (valued at $195) plus a $100 Visa Gift card towards your holiday celebrations. Contest runs from 12/4/18 through 12/17/18. 

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12 Creative Birthday Party Invitations Worth Celebrating

Creative birthday party invitations

Make this year’s birthday celebration unique and memorable—starting with the invitation! Greenvelope has a variety of creative birthday party invitations, perfect for adults and kids. From thematic illustrations and abstract designs to bold graphics and unexpected color palettes, keep scrolling for 12 creative birthday party invitations.

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10 Holiday Cocktails that are Delicious and Easy

Holiday Cocktails Invitation

Make spirits brighter this season with 10 holiday cocktail recipes that are perfect for entertaining. From sangria and punch to classic cocktails with a twist, there’s sure to be a recipe for everyone. And let’s be honest, what’s a holiday party without a proper toast? Whether you’re hosting an intimate Christmas dinner or a large-scale New Year’s celebration, you can welcome to the season with these 10 holiday cocktail recipes.

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Send a Holiday Card and Help Plant a Tree

America is home to a stunning diversity of forests. Whether you live in the rural outdoors or a more urban setting in the city, we’re all connected to these breathtaking landscapes. It’s up to everyone to preserve these forests for generations to come, and the truth is, our help is needed now more than ever.

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