Posted December 9, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 3 Comments
Happy Monday! We’re kicking off this beautiful, snowy, brand-new week of handmade inspiration with a beautiful gold lace necklace we spotted over at Ava Hope Designs! I love this necklace’s chic lacy design and bit of shimmer. This necklace is ideal for the bride, but would work beautifully for her bridesmaid, MOH, or as a gift for a friend this holiday season. If you prefer this necklace in silver, it’s available, too! Read on to see more about this gold lace necklace and find out why shopping at Ava Hope Designs is doubly awesome. Plus, it just wouldn’t be Monday without a chance to win something pretty… so, be sure to look for the entry form on this post for your chance to win one for free! How’s that for a fantastic start to the week? ;)
Posted December 5, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ Leave a Comment!
Eco-loving brides: this one’s for you! We adore the beautiful eco-friendly jewelry pieces popping up at Twice. You’ve heard of giving jewelry to bridesmaids as gift, but have you considered eco-friendly jewelry options? Stefania, creator of Twice, says the goal of her company is, “to raise awareness of the problem of plastic waste by suggesting alternative ways to reuse plastic.” She also promotes the use of sustainable materials as a valuable alternative for plastic. For example, did you know a milk jug could be re-purposed to create these?
It’s true! Really makes you think twice, doesn’t it? ;) Read on to find out more, see a few of our hand-picked favorite eco-friendly jewelry options, and enter for a chance to win a gorgeous pair of earrings. Enjoy!
Posted December 5, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 11 Comments
Brides: have you thought about your wedding favors yet? Want yours to stand out among others? If your favor needs to be boxed, bagged, or packed with a pretty punch, this is the post for you! We’ve all heard of a wedding favor box, but did you know there are plenty of other creative options? Today we’ve rounded up seventeen unique wedding favor containers to prove it! Whether you need somewhere to store your handmade cookies, your eight thousand personalized m&ms, or want to display a cupcake in a more sophisticated container, you’ve come to the right place! Read on to see what we’ve found… plus, throw your name in the hat for a chance to win a set of twelve (oh-so-adorable) wedding cake slice boxes by our friends at Imeon Design. Enjoy!
Posted December 4, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 15 Comments
If you’re planning a chevron themed wedding, this is the perfect accessory for your bridal party. The gray and white chevron clutch with pink flower (or other color flower you prefer) fits all the wedding day essentials in one chic + convenient spot. Read on to find out more…
Posted December 4, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 3 Comments
Brides: get ready to make your wedding bar pop! We’ve told you about signature cocktails for weddings, how to make a wedding drink station, and we’ve showed you seven clever wedding drink accessories. Today, we’re sharing a new idea: gold cocktail rimming sugar! Gold rimming sugar dresses up your drinks in an instant… and it’s easy to do! Plus, it fits right in for winter and holiday themed weddings, parties, and new years soirees. Read on to find out more… plus, see how you can win gold cocktail rimming sugar for your bar from Dell Cove Spices — enough to rim 100 standard martini glasses!
Posted December 3, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 17 Comments
Brides: are you still looking for wedding theme ideas? We have a new one to share with you today! If you and/or your spouse-to-be love biking, a bicycle themed wedding may be the perfect choice for you! There are so many ways you can tie these bicycle themed wedding ideas into your perfect day, whether with favors, a unique guest book, by serving Fat Tire beer at your bar, or with a special bicycle themed art print that can be used as decor at your reception and beyond. (As a sidenote, I know how much Andrew loves biking, so this theme is especially close to my little handmade heart.) We’re sharing seventeen of our favorite bicycle themed wedding ideas with you today… which one is your favorite? Plus, we’re giving one of these away… and, I must warn you, it’s a pretty awesome gift from Michael Dexter Design. Let’s begin, shall we?
Posted December 3, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 14 Comments
Hello, hello! Have you ever heard the E.E. Cummings poem entitled, “I Carry Your Heart With Me“? The first lines read, “I carry your heart with me (I carry it in my heart). I am never without it (anywhere I go you go, my dear).” We think this poem is perfect for a wedding ceremony reading or a print decor piece at your reception (and afterward in your home). It’s also perfect for a couple’s jewelry set which we’re sharing with you today! This I Carry Your Heart jewelry — a coordinating dog tag and necklace set — is a perfect gift for the newly engaged (or newlyweds). Read on to find out more PLUS enter for a chance to win one by Dream Willow Studio. Enjoy!
Posted December 2, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 35 Comments
Earlier today, we talked about these Cyber Monday Wedding deals, shared these sweet Be My Bridesmaid Cards with a chance to win, and now we have ANOTHER amazing special to share! Do you need FREE wedding invitations? Most likely — yes! Our friends over at Serendipity Beyond Design have teamed up with Emmaline Bride to offer one lucky reader a gift certificate for $250 towards their wedding invitations. Read on to see some of our hand-picked creative wedding invitation styles from their shop + find out how you can score this awesome deal. Enjoy!
Creative Wedding Invitation Styles
1. Vintage Air Mail Boarding Pass Wedding Invitation
Posted December 2, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 16 Comments
Are you newly engaged? Ready to select bridesmaids for your wedding party? These Be My Bridesmaid Cards are one place to start! Handmade by the lovely Darah of The First Snow, ‘be my bridesmaid cards’ are a sweet way to ask your lovely ladies to stand up in your wedding. If you already asked, save these cards to use as thank you notes for bridesmaid after the wedding. Read on to see more about these cards + find out how you can win a set of cards for free!
Posted November 29, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 13 Comments
Hello, loves! We hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving! We’re excited to share a new giveaway to kick off your shopping-filled weekend. Instead of standing in line, though, we’re bringing it all to you! This week, we’ve teamed up with For the Love of Creating to offer one lucky reader a sweet discount towards her wedding invitations. If you’re planning a country themed wedding, these rustic wedding invitations with burlap are the perfect way to kick off your theme. We love the burlap belly band with custom name! Read on to see these invitations and find out more…
Posted November 27, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 9 Comments
You didn’t think we’d let you leave for Thanksgiving festivities without a giveaway now, did you? ;) We’re so pleased to have partnered with Jacaranda Designs to offer a beautiful pearl flower necklace to one lucky reader. This feminine, delicate necklace features ivory pearls on antique brass with a vintage style floral cabochon. Read on to enter for a chance to win…