Jan. 18, 2012, 6 a.m. by SMARTBRIDE

Expert Tip: Wedding Trends 2012: Wedding Centrepieces, Place Cards and Favours

TAGS: EXPERT TIPS, HP, WEDDING TRENDS 2012, CENTREPIECES, PLACECARDS, FAVOURS, FAVORS


Reflect your personal style…..Finishing Touches from Your Home Printer


It’s your special day and the big wedding décor trend for 2012 continues to be all about personality!


Whether it’s your wedding invitations, flowers, or music, it’s important to make sure your individual style and personality shines through. There’s no need to make your wedding look and feel like it’s the result of cookie cutter arrangements.


HP Wedding Placecards
Personalized Placecards for your Wedding


When it comes to designing and creating personalized wedding materials, you don’t have to be a graphics professional. In fact, the latest printing technology makes it easy and economical to reflect your personal style with a range of DIY wedding projects that can be created with your home computer and printer!


Here are some tips on how to put your own unique stamp centrepieces and favours for your wedding, without breaking the bank!

Oct. 25, 2011, 7 a.m. by SMARTBRIDE

Recreate Kim Kardashians Black and White Wedding without the 10 Million Dollar Price Tag

TAGS: KIM KARDASHIAN, BLACK, WHITE, WEDDING DECOR, CHANDELIERS, CENTERPIECES, FAVOURS, CARD BOX, BLACK AND WHITE AISLE RUNNER



Kim Kardashian and her celebrity wedding planner, Sharon Sacks, pulled together an elegant affair almost entirely decorated with black and white. From her bridesmaids and guests to the cake, ceremony and reception decor, there was a noticeable lack of colour.


Although they may seem simple, black and white themes are not as easy to pull off as one might think. Careful planning goes into achieving a delicate balance so neither black or white takes control. Subtle additions of colour can enhance, or totally derail your theme if you're not careful, so use them sparingly. Kim integrated pops of greenery on her reception tables and moody lighting later in the night for an extra pop.


Kim Kardashian Black and White Wedding Decor


Here are three tips to recreating Kim Kardashian's lavish black and white wedding without breaking the bank. Also read how to replicate Kim Kardashian's makeup and get Kim Kardashian's ceremony dress for less!

April 11, 2012, 6 a.m. by SMARTBRIDE

Green Wedding Favor Tips and Ideas

TAGS: FAVORS, FAVOURS, GREEN, ECO-FRIENDLY

April is Earth month and with Earth Day fast approaching we want to highlight some of our top green wedding tips when it comes to green wedding favors, eco-friendly wedding flowers and green honeymoons.


Eco-Friendly Birdseed Wedding Favors
Eco-Friendly Birdseed Wedding Favors from Austin Wedding Blog


First up? Green wedding favors.


If you’re looking for some inspiration to find wedding favors that reflect you as a couple, are eco-friendly and are both function and useful for your guests, check out these tips and ideas: