With all the high quality camera phones, these days everyone is a photographer. During a wedding there is so much going on that the bride, groom, family and friends simply can't see it all. Create a custom hashtag for your wedding and encourage your guests to use this hashtag! This allows everyone to relive your wedding for all the different angles.
Posted on June 08 2015
Make sure your guests know exactly where to go with these cute wedding signs. Most weddings include a wide variety of fun activities, like cake cutting, games, a photo booth and dance floor. Instructing your guests with clear directions will make their experience so much more enjoyable and your life a lot easier.
Posted on June 03 2015
Creating new designs and unique DIY projects are some of our passion projects. We're beyond excited to launch our new website today for Love vs Design. It's the start of a new direction we're heading into, the direction of Love vs Design Printables.
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Posted on January 20 2015
Do you and your fiancé have a fun photo for your Wedding Save the Dates? The big question is, which design will look best with your photo? Since your wedding stationery is the first impression of the wedding you want it to look amazing!! Here is how!
Posted on November 02 2014
The holiday season is approaching quickly, which means hot chocolate by the fire, decorating your house, and sending out holiday cards to your family and friends. The Love vs Design Holiday Collection offers many modern and fun designs! Personalize your design colors, photos and holiday greeting!
Posted on July 23 2014
We are excited to launch our new line of Custom Wedding Guest Books! They have a premium look and feel, a hard casebound cover with matte lamination. Each book is complete with a white ribbon attached at the top of the spine, perfect for a wedding or party guest book. Guest books can be personalized with your own wording and colors on the front, back and side.
Posted on July 21 2014
This Alphabet Poster is perfect for your nursery or kids room, it can also be a great gift for your friends and family with small children. Available in 3 sizes, Small, Medium and Large, this printable Alphabet Poster is easy to print on your own personal printer, or you can have it printed at a local print shop or copy center. This PDF is set up as 1 Alphabet poster per page and can be printed for personal use.
Posted on May 28 2014
In this month's Wedding Planner Spotlight, we are so excited to introduce the talented Rebekah Carey McNall, owner of A & B Creative. She lives with her husband Alex and two sweet pups in Oakland and they spend part of the year in Oregon, where they are both from. We love the styling for the different weddings, events and shoots she has been a part of.
Posted on May 08 2014
Kristyn and Mike are a fun loving couple who were looking to celebrate their union in what they describe as “a fancy dance party”. Selecting their venue, Limoneira Company, was a surprised to Kristyn as it was hidden amidst the lemon and avocado groves just a few miles away from her childhood home. Read more in today’s Real Wedding, as Kristyn and Mike describe their special day and share their advice on planning for their wedding day.
Posted on May 05 2014
In this month's Event Planner Spotlight, we are excited to introduce Arielle Azoff. Arielle is one of the many talented planners at LVL Weddings and Events, which services California, Hawaii and destination weddings around the globe. Find out more from our Q&A with Planner Arielle Azoff who shares with us her vision on this years wedding trends and wedding planning tips.
Posted on April 28 2014
Your wedding stationery is a big part of the to-do list for planning your big day. The invitation suite leaves a big impression on your guests, so be sure to take the time to do it right. Don’t fall for these commonly made mistakes, and miss out on having the perfect wedding invitations you imagined. It’s just as important knowing how to avoid common invitation problems, as it is knowing how to handle them. Follow our advice below and you’ll be sure to overcome any invitation issue.
Posted on April 23 2014
Pauline and Rusty were married by Binnewater Lake at a private estate in Rosendale, NY. Their goal for their day was to "make the wedding weekend as much "ours" as possible and just have fun” our Bride explains, “…we tried to keep it not fussy, romantic and playful.” The couple and their guests even had a 5k race the morning of the big day. Read more highlights from their fun filled DIY Lakeside wedding.
Posted on April 21 2014
Today's inspiration board comes from our Wreath Wedding Invitation design. We love the simple and universal design this invitation can create. For this board, we created a soft romantic theme which incorporates Vintage aspects as seen in the pews and tables to the Floral Crown the bride wears, this look is timeless.
Posted on April 08 2014
We are thrilled to introduce New England Based (and Beyond) event planner Lauren Wells, of Lauren Wells Events. Find out more from this wonderful event planner in our Q&A with her and enjoy getting to know a little more about Lauren Wells Events!
Posted on April 06 2014
It's hard to believe, but Easter is just around the corner! This printable template will help you put together a great candy bag for friends and family. Whether you put them in Easter baskets, pass them out at an egg-hunt, or use them as Easter dinner decorations, this printable Candy Bag Top is a fun addition to any springtime celebration.
Posted on March 26 2014
Preparing for your wedding day can be an exciting, yet overwhelming process. However, don’t let all the options of wedding stationery worry you because we are here to help! If you’re not sure what stationery to include, we have created a stationery checklist of the common (and optional) pieces to order before, during and after the big day. We will also cover the details you will need for each piece to make your wedding stationery experience a breeze!
Posted on March 12 2014
Posted on March 05 2014
We are excited to share this Real Wedding of Brittany & Aaron, a lovely couple whom we were happy to work with on their wedding day stationery. They were recently featured on Style Me Pretty, which highlights their beautiful wedding day photos and video. Visit Style Me Pretty for more photos taken by our friends Studio Castillero.
Posted on March 03 2014
Congratulations, you’ve completed designing your wedding invitations! Now it’s time to get to work at assembling and addressing envelopes. Be sure to give yourself plenty of time as the invitations should be mailed out 6-8 weeks prior to your wedding date. To ensure that you present your invitations to family and friends properly, we’ve outlined the traditional rule of thumb to help you in assembling your wedding invitations.
Posted on February 26 2014
Invite your family and friends in style with our latest wedding invitation suites. All design suites come in many matching stationery items, such as save the date cards, response cards and enclosure cards. Hope you like them! :)
Posted on February 25 2014
Your wedding stationery is the first impression of your marriage celebration. Finding the perfect stationery that fits your theme and style will set the tone for your special day. There are many key components that are included into your wedding invitations so as to provide your guests with all the wedding day details. Here we have broken down the components of what should be included in your wedding invitation suite.
Posted on February 24 2014
We are excited to share some wedding day photos of a couple we were lucky to work with. As Hannah and John's wedding day stationer, it was great to see how the couples Heart and Hand Wedding Invitation tied in perfectly to their special day. To read more on Hannah and John’s inspiration for their wedding day check out their story.
Posted on February 18 2014
Our Real Wedding Bride and Groom, Aimee and Christopher, share their special day in Alberta, Canada, at the home of the Bride's family. When planning their wedding, their inspiration grew from the location not only because of the beauty and the simplicity the prairie held, but because this is also the same place the couple met and formed memories. The bride tells us “The rustic, handmade whimsy of the theme seemed to go hand in hand with our personalities, and the surroundings.”
Posted on February 04 2014
We are super excited to win the Couple's Choice Awards by Wedding Wire for the 3rd year in a row! WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards™ recipients represent the top five percent of wedding professionals within the WeddingWire Network who demonstrate excellence in quality, service, responsiveness and professionalism.
Posted on December 18 2013
Only a few more days and its Christmas, can you believe it?! Jen and I are heading to Amsterdam soon and look forward to spend some time with our family. We wanted to put together a gift tag round up of all the different gift tag printables we've created over the years. All you have to do is download the template, open it in Adobe Acrobat and print them at home. Have fun wrapping your presents!
Posted on December 11 2013
Sam and Lexi met through mutual friends at a concert and the rest was history. Due to their appreciation of art, aside from the act of being married, they felt the aesthetics of the day were the most important to them.
Posted on December 11 2013
Today we're excited to introduce you to one of our favorite photographers Amelia Lyon. When Jen was planning our own wedding nearly 5 years ago, Amelia was one of the photographers on her inspiration boards. We really enjoy her colorful and playful style. This year we're excited to have used some of her photos for our Holiday Card templates. Many of these designs you might have already seen on our website in the last few months.
Posted on December 11 2013
The deadline to order your holiday cards in time before Christmas is coming up fast. If you want to receive your cards by December 24th, place your order by Monday December 16th at the latest with regular shipping, or Wednesday December 18th with overnight shipping ($50 total).
Posted on November 28 2013
In the husssle and bussle of prepping today's Thanksgiving Holiday, we would like to take a moment to give our THANKS to you. May your tummies and hearts be filled, while surrounded by loved ones and remembering to take in all that there is to be thankful for in life.
Posted on November 27 2013
Melissa, who grew up in the wedding business, wanted to steer clear of the typical old school wedding catering halls and instead find something intimate, romantic and most importantly fun. So when she and Nicky found Brooklyn Winery in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, they knew the moment they stepped inside that is was the perfect venue for them.
Posted on November 21 2013
You’ve exchanged your vows, said your I Do’s and finally tied the knot. Now all that’s left on your wedding checklist is to thank your guests for making your day so special. Sending out thank you cards may seem like a tedious task but this act will mean a great deal to your friends and family. Mailing out your thank you cards in a quick and timely matter will impress your guests by making them feel acknowledged and appreciated for their time.
Posted on November 21 2013
Change up the boring standard gift tags by using colorful arrow shaped gift tags. These printable gift tag templates come in 5 pretty color ways and they'll adorn any of your holiday packages and gifts. There is room for a short personal message on the back of the gift tag. Download them now and don't forget to leave a comment below for a chance to win.
Posted on November 20 2013
Sam & Andrea chose to marry in Cartagena, Columbia’s old city center. The couple thought the beauty of this venue would be perfect for their guests who traveled abroad. Not only was everyone able to enjoy a relaxing beach vacation, they were also able to celebrate with us in making our 'special day' more like a 'special few days'.
Posted on November 13 2013
With today’s technology of emails and social media, address books are a thing of the past. Whether you’re having a wedding, birthday party or sending out baby announcements we can all agree that finding the most current mailing address of your friends and family can difficult. Follow the steps below and make collecting addresses for that guest list of 200 a piece of cake!
Posted on November 06 2013
Danielle and Tyler always knew that they wanted a rustic venue, such as a barn or industrial winery, for their wedding day. Luckily, they found the perfect setting within their own neighborhood that was fitting for their vision. Today’s Real Wedding takes us to a beautiful Rustic Theme wedding in Ontario, Canada. This was a perfect fit for this couples Barn Venue and every photo captures the beauty of each carefully planned detail.
Posted on November 04 2013
These free 2014 printable calendars will be a nice piece of wall art for your home or office. There are many ways to display it, you can clip it on a modern or vintage clip board, frame it or simply hang it with a piece of double sided tape. Whatever you decide to do, the calendar will make sure you stay on top of things in 2014! All you have to do is download the PDF and print the file via Adobe Acrobat on 8.5 x 11 or A4 paper stock.
Posted on October 25 2013
The holidays are right around the corner and we couldn't be more excited to offer Photo Holiday Cards here at Love vs Design. We have created a Holiday collection in a variety of styles, like modern, vintage, simple and whimsical.
Posted on October 24 2013
He popped the question and you said yes! Now it’s time to celebrate with your closest friends and family! An Engagement Party will usually be hosted for the happy couple by the couple’s parents or close friends. If you’re wondering what else you should know about hosting an engagement party or what's expected of you as the guests of honor, we’ve narrowed down the top 5 tips you should know when it comes to celebrating an engagement.
Posted on October 23 2013
The wedding of Sarita and Jesse truly embodied the style and spirit of the couple. From the Wedding Stationery to the venue and wedding décor, this Real Wedding couple made this day their very own. Sarita describes their vision for their wedding day: “We always have had an aesthetic affinity toward the Southwest in terms of jewelry and artisanal products.
Posted on October 16 2013
Scott Atwood and Regine Torres envisioned their wedding day to be a casual and fun, beachside BBQ celebration among family and friends. In todays Real Wedding, see what will inspire you from this couples special day. From DIY touches created by the bride and her family to our very own Love vs. Design printables their wedding day was everything they could hope for and more.
Posted on October 13 2013
This summer we were super excited to fly out to Canada, to be a part of the wedding of our very close friends Matt and Lara. To them, the mountains have always played a big part in their lives. Living in British Columbia, Canada, both enjoy snowboarding and spending time outside. So, when choosing their wedding location, it seemed only natural to marry in Whistler, B.C. to use their surroundings and the majestic beauty that was right at their doorstep.
Posted on October 10 2013
These gift tag printables in the shapes of colorful Gemstones will adorn any of your holiday packages and gifts. This printable template comes with 4 unique gift tag designs in a variety of pretty colors. There is plenty of room for a personal message on the back of the gift tag.
Posted on October 06 2013
The days are getting colder and the nights are getting darker, the holiday season is approaching quickly, which means hot chocolate by the fire, decorating your house, and sending out holiday cards to your family and friends. You may be wondering who should receive these and what there is to say so we are here to guide you with the five questions to keep in mind to when sending out your Holiday Cards.