The Creative Bride

What Are Save The Dates and Are They Necessary?

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What Are Save The Dates and Are They Necessary?

Save the date cards are becoming more and more popular within the whole world of wedding planning. Whilst they are not an absolute necessity, they can be extremely helpful in prepping your guests for your big day. Save the dates act as a pre-invitation. With very little details except for the wedding date, location and couples names, they allow the intended day guests to do exactly as the name suggests .... save the date!   Do I Need to Send Out Save The Dates? If you have planned to get married during a particularly busy period such as peak holiday season or Christmas,...

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What is a C6 Envelope?

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What is a C6 Envelope?
How big are C6 Envelopes? Will they fit a 5" x 7" Card? What's the difference between C6 and C5? Check out our handy guide for all you need to know about C6 envelopes!

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Does It Matter Which Name Appears First on a Wedding Invitation?

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Does It Matter Which Name Appears First on a Wedding Invitation?

So you’ve planned the whole day from your perfect wedding venue to your shiny new shoes and even your Mum’s sorted with her wedding day (And night!) outfit. But now you’ve got down to the finer detail you’ve hit the stumbling block, who’s name goes first on the wedding invitation? Whilst nothing is set in concrete these days and it’s becoming more acceptable to not follow a trend, here’s some info to consider that may help you decide. It’s quite important to agree which name is used first on the save the dates if you are choosing to send them....

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Save The Dates: 7 Things You Need To Know in 2022

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Save The Dates: 7 Things You Need To Know in 2022
So you've just got engaged (Congratulations btw), you've got a wedding date in mind and you're so excited that you just want to shout it from the rooftops?!  Sit back, relax, poor yourself a Prosecco (Or other drink of preference) Our following handy guide tells you all you need to know about this increasingly popular wedding trend. Save the dates haven’t always been around but with the whole wedding scene changing dramatically in the last few years alone, for most couples planning their big day they are becoming very much the norm. 

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10 Reasons Why These Mulberry Paper Flowers Are Perfect For Card Making!

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10 Reasons Why These Mulberry Paper Flowers Are Perfect For Card Making!

So if you haven't read the headline, you are probably guessing what this blog post is about?! A few years ago whilst looking through card making websites I stumbled across some fantastic craft blogs that were all about my favourite craft...card making! I was totally intrigued by the different card making supplies that were used to create these cards and toppers. The projects weren't just handmade cards, they were so cleverly created and put together they were like pieces of art. So much so, that the crafters who sold them on after lovingly creating them were selling them for over £100 each...

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