Just as proposals have become increasingly romantic and elaborate, asking your girlfriends to be your bridesmaids has likewise become an opportunity to find creative ways of expressing yourself. Even any of the simple will you be my bridesmaid stationery featured below are adorable! Our top 10 favorite ideas featured above include placing a note in a locket or compact, and proposing with a diamond ring keychain or even a ring pop. We also love the idea of giving fancy flip flops that can later be worn at your wedding, and how cute is this nail polish adorned with a tiny veil. Although just pictured with a personalized wine bottle label, you can do the same with a bottle of wine. Samantha recently asked her bridesmaids with a Bridesmaids DVD and Ashley is still deciding between the demure bridesmaid cookies or a get this party going flask.
For many of our 2017 June brides you are just a 3+ months away from the big day. Hopefully you have already sent out your Save the Dates, booked your venue and hired your band (or DJ), your florist, and your wedding photographer. Your dress was ordered months ago and now, you are are wondering if you have missed anything important. Well, there is one more thing to do >> make sure someone is planning your bridal shower. If your bridal shower invitations have not yet been ordered, TODAY is the DAY to order those shower invitations or to forward this post to the person hosting your shower so they can take advantage of these savings! Wedding Paper Divas currently has a Save 15% + Free Shipping on Bridal Shower Invitations (valid thru 3.31.17). Use Code AFFWPD15FS Continue Reading →
Celebrate & Support Women's Causes
This week Hillary Clinton made history. She became the first woman to accept a major national political party's nomination for President of the United States. Whether you agree with her politics, or not, this is a milestone in women's history and can and should be celebrated. How, you ask? We think the very best way to embrace the moment is to celebrate the women in your life and to support women's causes.
And yes, we are absolutely obsessed with PuraVida Bracelets but not just because they are adorable and affordable, but because you can party pretty, all day and into the night, AND add meaning to your celebration. Part of the proceeds from the sale of all of these bracelets go towards benefiting important women's causes. Additionally, every time you wear them, you help spread awareness of the issues affecting hundreds of thousands of women around the world. In a small way, you become an ambassador for the cause. Continue Reading →