Tag Archives: Black

August 18

Modern Watercolor Inspiration Board

Put a modern spin on the watercolor trend by combining an elegant wash of peachy hues with bold black and white. Tie it all together with flowers in similar hues and ombré touches.

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L to R: Wedding Paper Divas Enchanting Love program, CenterpieceBridesmaid DressChairsShoesTablescape

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April 14

Marchesa Inspiration Board

We’re thrilled to introduce The Marchesa Collection, designed exclusively for Wedding Paper Divas. The fashionable bride will fall in love with these romantic designs with a bespoke feel. Today’s inspiration board highlights one of the luxurious invitations, inspired by the runway.

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L to R: Marchesa for Wedding Paper Divas Night Blooms invite, Bride in Marchesa DressReception DécorPlace settingBridesmaid bouquet, Shoes

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March 21

Modern Union BHLDN Inspiration Board

The ever-chic team at BHLDN put together this inspiration board for us, and it perfectly captures this week’s theme of a modern wedding. Classic black and white decor and attire are accented by blush pink details and pops of silver sparkle.

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BHLDN Tia gown, Deco makeup, Flowers, Ballroom, Bow tie, Modern Union Wedding Invitation

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January 6

Engagement Party Inspiration Board

Did you receive a very special ring over the holidays? Pick out your perfect engagement party invitation and let the colors and design inspire your celebration.

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L to R: Wedding Paper Divas Enchanting Engagement party invite, SuitMini Champagne BottleShoesMini CakesEngagement Photo

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October 17

Real Wedding: Bonnie & Darren

This week’s Real Wedding is the beautiful celebration of Bonnie and Darren, held at the Leal Vineyards at Willow Heights Mansion in Morgan Hill, CA. The bride’s feathers and Art Deco style signs, made by her uncle, were inspired by the 1920′s Old Hollywood design of the mansion.

Her wedding invitations are from Wedding Paper Divas.

Photos courtesy of: Rachel Blackwell Photography

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October 4

DIY Wedding Ceremony Confetti Cones

When dreaming of your perfect wedding, you may think back to weddings of the past, when rice was thrown as the bride and groom exited their wedding ceremony.

It’s a beautiful image, but unfortunately one that is unpractical – and often not allowed – for many modern weddings. To keep this tradition alive brides have become creative, giving their guests everything from bubbles to glitter to toss as they make their way down the aisle as husband and wife. We put together a fun DIY project just for this occasion, and think these confetti cones are the perfect item to fill with rose petals.

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Making the cones is an easy project that can be done in a day. We love the added personal touch of custom gift tags, which you can match to your wedding invitations. Materials

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • A square sheet of decorated paper
  • Gift tags
  • Hole punch
  • Ribbon
  • Tape
  • Scissors

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Steps:

  1. Turn the square sheet of paper so it is a diamond, and simply fold in one side, then the other. You’ll want to make sure the bottom of the cone is tight, so your confetti doesn’t fall out. Secure the cone with a piece of tape.
  2. Add an extra piece of tape where the paper crosses at the opening of the cone. This is where you will attach the gift tag, so the tape will add extra support.
  3. Punch a hole in the gift tag and the cone, then secure the gift tag to the cone with a pretty ribbon bow.
  4. Fill the cones with your choice of confetti – we suggest flower petals! You can ask your florist to supply flower petals on the day of your wedding, or you can find silk petals at a local craft store.

Quick tip: Wait to fill the cones until you arrive at your ceremony site – the petals may fall out during transport!

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