Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Connect with Me on Facebook and Twitter

For all of you facebook fans, I have created a couple of new facebook pages. So now, you can connect with me on facebook, see photos of my new wedding invitation and graduation announcement designs, get the scoop on any sales, specials, promotions or events. If you have any suggestions for invitation designs or topics you'd like me to discuss, I'd love to hear about it. Leave me a comment here on my blog, write on my facebook wall or start a discussion on my facebook page. First, you'll have to become a fan.

I have created two pages: one for wedding invitations and another for graduation announcements. You can become a fan of both if you like.

I've started a discussion about Cool Color Combos. Come join the conversation and give your opinion.

You can also follow me on Twitter at

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Take Your Sweetie Out to Dinner for $4!

Here's a great budget saving tip:
Purchase a restaurant gift certificate from
Normally, you can purchase $25 gift certificates for $10, which is a good deal.
However, now through March 23, 2009, gift certificates are 60% off.
So, you can purchase $25 gift certificates for $4 each.
PLUS, you also get a FREE $10 gift certificate with each order.

You purchase gift certificates for specific restaurants.
There are lots of restaurants to choose from in lots of different cites,
so you might want to get several gift certificates.
Use a gift certificate to take your sweetie out to dinner,
or use them for a girls night out or guys night out,
plan a birthday party for yourself, your child or a friend,
or treat you and your bridesmaids to dinner after a day of
Or purchase several and use them to pay for your reception dinners.
The possibilities are endless!

To get the discount and the free gift,
go to and
enter code GREEN at checkout.

Be sure to read the fine print for the terms and conditions.

Friday, March 13, 2009

Cool Color Combo of the Week -Black and White -and Green

Looking for a way to have a St. Patty's Day wedding or party without it being "too" green?
Or just want a classic spring wedding with a modern feel to it?

Go for a classic black and white wedding, with just a splash of green here and there.
It is great for outdoor weddings and parties, especially garden events. Use green apples or limes in your decorations.

Black and white with green is also a great color scheme to use for weddings close to Christmas.

Leaves of Love Pocket Wedding Invitation

Check out these great black, white and green wedding inspiration boards by JunebugWeddings for more ideas.

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Senior Portraits & Custom Photo Graduation Announcements

Now is the time of year that photographers are booking senior portrait sessions for high school and college seniors. If you are looking for a photographer in the Lubbock area, be sure to check out Amanda at Red Frame Photography. She really believes that the personal connection is important and spends some time getting to know you before snapping shots. That makes for some really fun, creative photos, like these senior pictures on her blog at

And if you're looking for a cool way to show off your new senior pictures, let me design a custom graduation announcement for you. I can use any number of photos from one to seven or more.

Here are some examples:
custom photo graduation announcement

custom photo graduation announcement

custom photo graduation announcement

custom photo graduation announcement

Visit my online custom invitation boutique to order your custom photo graduation announcements today.

Order before March 21, 2009 and get 20% off when you enter the following code at checkout: ClassOf2009

Monday, March 9, 2009

Unique Invitation Envelopes with Custom Photo Stamps

Here's a really cool idea to take the next step to make your invitations and stationery very unique beginning with the first thing the recipient will see ---the invitation envelope.

Don't be limited by the Post Office – customize your invitations with postage YOU like!

Now you can use your own photo to create a custom postage stamp for your invitation or stationery envelopes.
you can use a design to match your invitations.

Your Photos on Real Postage

Get a FREE matching design!
When you order invitations or stationery from, you can receive a matching design ready to use on your photo stamps.

Ask about it when you place an order and tell us you learned about this awesome deal on
Joyful Heart Design Blog.

Visit for info on our unique pocket wedding invitations, save the date cards and bridal shower invitations, baby shower invitations, photo graduation announcements and personalized stationery.

Thursday, March 5, 2009

Budget Saving Tip: Unique Wedding Cameras On SALE

Budget Saving Tip: Give away unique wedding cameras as favors at your wedding. They not only make a very cute favor, but it will also help you to get some great candid shots of the guests at your wedding that you would not have gotten otherwise. Encourage your guests to take pictures of themselves with friends while your photographer is busy shooting the wedding party.

The Knot Wedding Shop has some very stylish and unique wedding cameras which are NOW ON SALE, which makes giving away cameras as wedding favors an even better deal.

Capture those special moments with unique wedding cameras, now on sale at The Knot Wedding Shop!

Wedding Cameras On Sale at The Knot Wedding Shop