Category: serendipity: beyond design

Vintage Save the Date Postcards

Did you set the date? Now it’s time to send these! If you’re ready to share the exciting news with friends + family, vintage save the date postcards custom-made by Serendipity Beyond Design are a fun way to do it! The postcards are designed specially with your wedding location. As an example, you can see postcards featuring Miami, Florida, Atlantic City, Cape May, Maine, and Mexico below. And… we’ve teamed up with Serendipity Beyond Design to offer a set of 100 custom vintage save the date postcards to one lucky reader! (Psst. This is giveaway #6 in our exciting 31 Wedding Giveaways series all August long!) Read on to see the designs and enter for a chance to win…

Vintage Save the Date Postcards

Here is just a sampling of a few vintage save the date postcards…

atlantic city postcard | vintage save the date postcards

cape may | vintage save the date postcards

vintage save the date postcards

miami | vintage save the date postcards

save the date florida | vintage save the date postcards

save the date maine | vintage save the date postcards

Vintage Save the Date Postcards

o Prize: FREE Postcard Save the Dates to announce your wedding to all your family and friends!
Select from any of our Postcard Save the Date designs and we’ll customize it for your wedding!
What’s included:
— Design fee up to $40
— Qty. 100 matte postcards ($150 value)
— Shipping within the US
Need more than 100 postcard save the dates? No worries, you can order as many as you’d like — 100 will be free! :)

save the date mexico | vintage save the date postcards

this is just an example, yours will have your wedding location :)

o Enter between 8/6/14-8/12/14 (11:59pm EST) using giveaway form below
o Winner will be randomly selected and announced on 8/13; winner announced on this blog post and emailed
o Winner has 72 hours to respond to email or new winner will be selected
o No purchase necessary
o Winner has 3 months to use prize
o Prize value: $200; no cash value
o Free shipping included to U.S. only
o Past giveaway winners within 30 days not eligible to win
o Use entry form below to enter

Good Luck!

What do you think of these vintage save the date postcards? Where are you tying the knot?


7 Amazing Handmade Paper Decorations

Have you popped into The Marketplace lately? Holy wow, it’s bursting at the seams with lovely handmade items! We’ve picked seven handmade paper decorations to share with you today including an illustrated wedding program, a sweet card to give your groom, a creative bouquet alternative, and more! Find out which items made a lasting impression…

What’s Hot in The Marketplace

1. Illustrated Wedding Program

We start with this illustrated program, so beautiful it deserves to be framed after the wedding. By Tying the Knots.

illustrated wedding program via 10 Amazing Handmade Paper Decorations

tying the knots

2. I’ve Been In Love With You for _x_ Days

Solve for x. Don’t worry, Paperlaced will help you figure out the exact number of days. Use this card to send a love note to your groom!

ive been with you for days via 10 Amazing Handmade Paper Decorations


3. Book Page Bouquet

Faux flowers that last forever can be infinitely sweeter than fresh flowers that wilt. We love paper bouquets, like this one from Diddlebug.

book page bouquet via 10 Amazing Handmade Paper Decorations


4. Floral Save the Date Cards

Floral prints steal my heart, pretty much anytime I see them. This new save the date from Olive Berry Paper is a new personal favorite!

floral save the date cards via 10 Amazing Handmade Paper Decorations

olive berry paper

5. Garden Wedding Invitation

Planning a garden wedding? Keep things sweetly simple + elegant with these invites from Sparkvites.

wedding invitation garden via 10 Amazing Handmade Paper Decorations


6. Bridal Shower Tea Party Invite

Need bridal shower inspiration? This tea party themed invite from Serendipity Beyond Design is a pretty touch for a feminine fete.

bridal shower tea party invitations via 10 Amazing Handmade Paper Decorations

serendipity beyond design

7. Lovestruck Bridal Shower Games (Printable)

And, what is the number one entertainment at a bridal shower? Games, of course! Paper Street Press offers these printable bridal shower games that are anything but ordinary.

bridal shower printable games via 10 Amazing Handmade Paper Decorations

paper street press

To see more handmade paper decorations…

Want to see more? Head over to The Marketplace to be inspired! Warning: you’ll probably want to buy everything. Don’t say we didn’t warn you.


Destination Wedding Invitations – Ask Emmaline

When we re-launched our Ask Emmaline section a few weeks ago, we never dreamed we’d receive so many awesome responses from our readers! (Thanks! We ♥ you guys.) Today we’re sharing a new question from bride-to-be, Erica, who asks, “I’m having a destination wedding in Mexico. Do you have any tips for where to find destination wedding invitations? I have no idea where to look. Thanks!” Great question: we have found an awesome resource for destination wedding invitations and we’re thrilled to share it with you today. Meet Serendipity Beyond Design… and get ready to fall in love with their travel-themed invitations after the jump!

Destination Wedding Invitations

Destination Wedding Invitations

1. Modern Travel Wedding Invitation

I love this modern travel invitation suite. It is totally customizable and features your location, map, and photographs.

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2. Passport Cruise

This is beyond clever: a passport-style invitation booklet!

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3. Boarding Pass Ticket

Give guests a ‘boarding pass ticket’ as their invitation to your one-of-a-kind celebration.

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4. Vintage Journey of Love

This is another twist on the passport invitation, wrapped in burlap with a darling airplane charm.

vintage journey of love passport
passport wedding invitation

Need more invitations?

This is just a small sampling of the amazing invites they offer! See more at Serendipity Beyond Design.

Happy Planning!


P.S. Have a wedding advice question for us? Just Ask Emmaline! It’s free… and your question could appear in an upcoming post!