April 1, 2014

Although it’s April Fools Day… there’s no fooling around about our love for Etsy Artisans! Today I created a mini Etsy inspiration board meant to delight the ‘art deco’ bride and groom. Gold and black is a must for this style of event… it’s classic, romantic and bold. 

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All of the images above are from current Etsy listings ~ shop them below!

etsy seller credits

Best Day Ever Wedding Cake Topper – Gold: Better Off Wed // Vintage Art Deco Sheer Back Wedding Dress: Aria Vintage // Art Deco Letterpress Wedding Invitation: Banter & Charm // Jumbo, gold table confetti: Wedding Ambience // Art Deco Black Spinel Cushion Gemstone ring in 14k Gold: Madelynn Cassin Designs // Art Deco Gold and Black Table Number Cards: Tri Elegance

March 18, 2014

If you are getting married this year, it’s Save the Date time! Don’t overlook this special detail, mailing Save the Date invitations is something you won’t regret! Ann’s Bridal Bargains has just released brand new ‘photo’ designs for 2014 and today we are sharing our favorites and a discount code below. Right now you can get 100 of these babies for less than $100, so they clearly won’t break your budget. Just imagine the look on your guests’ faces when they crack open that envelope and see your sweet faces. Your Save the Date sets the tone for the biggest day of your life and gets your friends and family pumped to celebrate with you!


What should be included on a Save the Date invitation? 

  • your names
  • the date 
  • the phrase ‘save the date’
  • the phrase ‘formal invitation to follow’ (so they know to expect it)
  • *city (optional; so your guests can make appropriate plans ahead of time, but necessary for destination weddings)
  • your wedding website for more information

Check out Ann’s Bridal Bargains new ‘rustic‘ and ‘typography‘ inspired designs, which are all customizable online! Add a photo, choose your color and create your own unique wording. Looking for a magnet? No problem; most of their designs can be printed on magnet stock! 



Today we are sharing a special offer for Something Turquoise readers!!! Get an extra 15% off your wedding invitation or save the date order with code SOMETURQ15. That’s a deal on top of a bargain! Offer valid through 6/30/2014.


Visit AnnsBridalBargains.com today to customize your Save the Dates!


March 11, 2014

Today we are super excited to share some of our favorite new invitations from Wedding Paper Divas, Spring/Summer 2014 Collection! This season it’s all about unique featured photos, fantastic foil details, accenting typography, whimsical watercolor and new partnerships with leading bridal designers! 

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Claire Pettibone is a world-renowned bridal fashion designer who has created a one-of-a-kind stationary collection for Wedding Paper Divas that’s as exquisite and detailed as her wedding gowns. Set your heart aflutter with designs inspired by classic Dutch paintings brimming with vintage botanicals, woodland charm and love letter scripts. The depth and romance in the design below has us entranced! 

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The BHLDN for Wedding Paper Divas Collection beautifully mixes rich, feminine textures with graphic elements and handmade touches. Exactly what you’d expect from one of our favorite brands.

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We are in LOVE with Wedding Paper Divas new foil detailing! Each invitation is hand-stamped with real shimmering foil, resulting in a unique and stunning look! The Winsome Blooms design below is a Something Turquoise favorite!!!


Wedding Paper Divas helps you brand your big day, from beginning to end, to reflect your unique love story in every aspect of your wedding. From their unique Save-the-Dates, coordinated escort cards and table numbers, to creative thank you’s… they make it easy to arrange a stylish wedding theme from start to finish.


Today (3.11.14) is the last day for Wedding Paper Divas biggest sale of the year!!! Enter ANNIV14 at checkout to receive 25% off your entire order, plus free shipping!


February 27, 2014

Rustic events have been trending for quite some time now and you all know that we love it! Invitations by Dawn loves this trend as well… and seeing a need in the marketplace, they’ve just released brand new rustic, vintage and lace inspired wedding invitations. Lace, burlap, mason jars and grandma’s pearls will fit in perfectly with these fully customizable designs… which is your favorite? Ours is the embossed mint + peach mason jar below…


Ordering the perfect wedding invitations can get a little overwhelming, so Dawn is here to help! They have some of the friendliest and most knowledgeable consultants in the industry… from etiquette tips to assembly guides, they are ready and willing to help make the process a breeze.


Almost ready to click ‘buy’… but would love to touch and see the invitation in person? No worries – Invitations by Dawn offers samples, enjoy up to 8 for free! They want you to be completely in love with your invitations. From gorgeous embossed and thermographed styles to amazing full color digital designs – they have every budget covered.


***A special offer for Something Turquoise readers: 

Get 25% off your wedding invitations with code Turq25. This offer includes our premium collections such as Letterpress and Foil-Stamped invitations but does exclude Disney Invitations. Offer valid through 6/30/2014.


February 25, 2014

Your wedding invitation (or possibly Save-the-Date) is the first piece of correspondence you will send out, so it should tie into the look and feel of the celebration you’re planning. It will be your guests’ first taste of the mood you’re going for on your big day. Since you and your spouse-to-be surely know the power of a good first impression, it’s in your best interest to get the right, custom invitation… here are some of our favorite designs from Mixbook.


Each wedding invitation plays an important role in getting friends and family members excited about your special celebration – so it needs to reflect you and your event! They also serve to as a subtle guide for your guests attire… a formal wedding invitation will cue guests to come in formal attire, while a more casual invitation will guide them toward more relaxed dresses and suits. 

Mixbook has over 185, fully customizable designs ready for you to bring to life. Their online creation tool makes it extremely easy to personalize each stationary detail and even gives you a live preview… it’s the perfect fit for the DIY couple!


Whichever theme you choose, with Mixbook you can be sure that there will be an entire suite of cards to complement your complete wedding invitation – from save-the-dates to thank-yous. Your guests will be able to savor the full experience of your wedding through visually seamless correspondence leading up to the big day and matching expressions of gratitude afterwards.


Mixbook is giving away $150 gift certificate to one lucky ST reader! 



1. Visit Mixbook.com and browse to find your favorite Save-the-Date Card(s)!

2. Come back and paste the URL of your favorite design as a comment on this post along with a brief description of how you would spend $150 on Mixbook.

**Winner to be chosen at random and announced on Friday, March 7th. If winner doesn’t respond within 72 hours another winner will be chosen.


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