RSVP Song Request Card — Handmade-a-Day

Asking Guests for Song Requests with Reply Card (reply card by Crafty Pie)

by crafty pie

Brides: asking guests for song requests on your reply card is a fun (+ interactive) way to pre-plan a perfect playlist! As a bonus on your RSVP cards, include a line for guests to write-in their favorite song request for the wedding. I wish I did this for my wedding; it would be fun to see the song requests from guests of all ages. These unique song request reply cards are by Crafty Pie as part of the ‘Vintage Modern Wedding Invitation‘ suite. It is today’s handmade-a-day wedding pick!

24 Ways to Save Money on Your Wedding

24 Ways to Save Money on Your Wedding
piggy bank via pear head

Want to save money on your wedding? You’re in luck: today we’re sharing twenty-four ways to save money on your wedding with some tips on what you can skip and where you can save. Some ways to do so include trimming your guest list, picking items that are multi-purpose, and becoming stealthy with online deals. After all, a wedding is way less stressful when you can stay on budget… and we’re here to help you keep your sanity! Be sure to pin this one, loves: it’s chock-full of wonderful money saving tips. Enjoy!

15 Best Gifts for the Bride from Groom

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15 Best Gifts for the Bride from Groom |

Hey, Grooms: this post is for you! What are the best gifts for the bride from groom? We’ll tell you in today’s blog post! But first, whether to give the bride (or groom) a gift on the wedding day is a common question especially after we published this.

mrs necklace | via 15 Best Gifts for the Bride from Groom |

by urban layered

Should you do it? Well, it really comes down to your own personal preference (and budget). I’ve seen it done both ways. Some couples find a wedding day gift exchange to be a fun thing to do (or even as a way to surprise the groom or bride) before the ceremony. I’ve also seen couples skipping this new custom altogether. There’s no right or wrong way to do it. If you do want to send a gift to your bride while she’s getting ready with her bridesmaids, here are some awesome gift ideas! Read on to see fifteen best gifts for the bride from groom with an Ask Emmaline question from groom-to-be, Mark…

These Honey Jars Make Great Wedding Favors

meant to bee honey jar favors for weddings

by southern jams and jelly

Good morning! It’s a beautiful summer morning in Michigan today! What goes hand-in-hand with summertime? Delicious fruit-filled jellies, jams, and sweet honeys, of course! For summer weddings, we love when couples give edible favors like jelly jars, pies, candy bags, and these delightful honey jars. We spotted them over at Miss Shelley’s as today’s handmade-a-day wedding pick! Instead of having to source honey, fill, seal, label, and decorate these favors, just let Miss Shelley prepare them for you! It doesn’t get any easier than this…

Giveaway: Win a FREE Guestbook!

kraft wedding guest book via free guestbook giveaway

by paper peach

Hi, lovelies! We hope you had a wonderful 4th of July holiday weekend! We sure did… we went to the beach, to the park, saw some fireworks, had a bbq, and enjoyed quality time with family and friends. I also got to sleep (a little bit more), as Baby Benjamin has started sleeping just a little bit longer each night. :) And now that we’re back, we are celebrating the beautiful new week with a giveaway! How would you like to win a FREE guestbook? The lovely Nicci over at Paper Peach is giving one away to a lucky Emmaline Bride reader and it could be YOU. We adore Nicci’s work, especially her custom guestbooks! See how you could win one of your very own…

“We Decided on Forever” Sign — Handmade-a-Day

we decided on forever sign

by the paper walrus, photo: peterson design & photo

Hi, lovelies! Happy weekend! I’m just popping in-between beach time and bbqs on this 4th of July weekend to share a gorgeous wedding sign spotted at The Paper Walrus recently. This sign reads “We Decided on Forever” in the most beautiful hand-calligraphy you can imagine! It works well as a photo prop in your engagement photos, save the date photo, or wedding photos. Afterward, it will look lovely as wall art at home! I’m thinking of getting one myself as a reminder of our (already!) seven years of blissful marriage. Take a look!

Watch a Beautiful California Wedding Film! | Hannah + Michael

This beautiful California wedding film awaits your eager eyes! Watch Hannah and Michael get married at the Rosewood Cordevalle in San Martin, CA. Their videographer Wilson from Baby Blue Film tells us, “Take a whimsical journey through Hannah and Michael’s beautiful wedding day and watch as they celebrate in grandiose style with friends and family. This country club wedding film at Rosewood Cordevalle features a young gorgeous couple, stunning aerial cinematography, and it ends with an epic California Gangsta Party.” Watch and enjoy!

His and Hers Wedding Favors — Handmade-a-Day

his and hers wedding favors

by mavora art and design

Now THIS is a cute wedding or bridal shower favor idea! Spotted at Mavora Art and Design, these his and hers wedding favors are sure to delight your guests. Fill bags with your favorite edible treats to give as a thank you favor. You can use these stickers on anything from candy bags to jars of jam or honey. We’ve selected these cute favors as today’s handmade-a-day pick! Take a look…