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November 4

Thanksgiving Dinner Inspiration Board

Are you hosting your first Thanksgiving dinner this year? The rich chocolate and caramel hues in this elegant Thanksgiving party invitation are the perfect starting point to create a sweetly sophisticated dinner party. You’ll surely impress all your guests with these great ideas!

thanksgiving dinner party

L to R: Tiny Prints Victorian Thanksgiving party invitation, Double Chocolate Brownies with Caramel Frosting, Streuseled Sweet Potatoes, Metallic Napkins, Caramel Tower, Table decor, Pumpkin & Maple Leaf Whoopie Pies


October 14

Bachelorette Wine Weekend Inspiration Board

For the sophisticated bride with refined taste, a wine weekend getaway could be the perfect bachelorette party. Plan the trip for somewhere serene and enjoy learning about, and sipping on, various wines while relaxing the entire time. Here are some wine themed ideas you can incorporate into your bachelorette weekend.

L to R:  Wedding Paper Divas Bubbly Bachelorette Invitation, Wine centerpiece, Tiramisu, Dessert table, Wine bottle cookie, Merlot Wine Glass Gel Candle, Hazelnut Pear Ice Wine Cupcake, Wine and cheese


October 7

Halloween Soiree Inspiration Board

A “toxic tonic” theme will allow you to have lots of fun with the drinks menu at your next Halloween party. For a perfectly spooky affect, try using eerie blues, greens, and skull motifs throughout your decor.  Here are some ideas to inspire you!

L to R:  Tiny Prints Toxic Tonic party invite, Glowing bar, Skull punch bowl set, Skull candles, Snacks, Halloween Hypnotist cocktail, Toxic Tonic stickers to decorate drink cups


August 26

Dinner Party Inspiration Board

Hosting your first dinner party as a married couple? Or maybe just a housewarming get together. Whatever the occasion, here is some inspiration for a warm and inviting theme for your next soiree. Shades of chocolate brown work nicely with deep orange while interesting decor details are sure to impress your guests.

L to R: Wedding Paper Divas Tasteful Style Party Invitation, Home decor, Apricot chocolate torte, Mandalay Brown dinnerware, Orange Rose Centerpiece, Orange Chipotle-Spiced Pecan Mix, Mini hors d’oeuvres plates, Spiced Shrimp Cocktail


August 18

A Bride’s Diary: It’s All Starting to Come Together…

Wedding Paper Divas is bursting with staff brides who are currently planning their weddings. We’re happy to share their stories with you as a part of this fun feature! Here’s Kari’s post for this week:

No big story today ladies and gentleman. Just a sneak peek at the “vision” for our big day…it’s really happening!!

Five more weeks!

About Kari

According to Marvin, he met Kari at a college football game. Kari says the actual story is that they met at a mutual friends house. Wherever the love connection may have taken place, the two ended up becoming best friends and the rest is history. Four years after their meeting (or “meetings”), the two plan to marry on September 25, 2010 in San Ramon, California.


August 12

Post-Wedding Brunch Inspiration Board

A post-wedding brunch is the perfect chance for the bride and groom to mingle with their close friends and family and extend the wedding weekend festivities a little longer! A bright and cheery theme will keep the atmosphere casual but chic.

L to R:  Wedding Paper Divas Radiant Ranunculus Invitation, Ranunculus centerpieces, Table decor, Drinks, Cocktails table, Gray table setting, Mini Cinnamon Buns


August 5

Bachelorette Party Inspiration Board

Martini glasses, sparkles, and pops of bright hues against a black backdrop set the perfect theme for a festive bachelorette party! Take a look at these fun ideas to inspire you in your planning.

L to R: Wedding Paper Divas Endless Entertainment Party Invite, Mini Acrylic Cocktail Shakers, Martini Cupcakes, Centerpiece, Candy Buffet, Hanging Paper Lanterns, Acrylic Martini Glasses, Tabletop


July 29

Fall Wedding Inspiration Board

Pulling inspiration from the season is an easy way to create a cohesive theme at your wedding. Fall weddings are a perfect example with all the rich, warm hues and natural elements to incorporate into everything from your invitations to your decor. Try working with a palette of deep reds and oranges and taking cues from the gorgeous natural foliage of autumn.

L to R:  Wedding Paper Divas Artistic Maple Wedding Invitation, Dessy Bridesmaid dress, Maple syrup bottle, Tablesetting, Centerpiece, Fall Wedding Bouquet, Personalized Fall Cookies, Wedding Cake


July 22

Inspiration Board: Thank You Dinner Party

Handwritten thank you cards are a nice way to thank all the helpful members of your wedding party for being a part of your special day. But to keep the festivities going even after the wedding, why not throw a chic and intimate dinner party to personally thank them. Fresh shades of turquoise and lime green will work perfectly in a warm outdoor setting, keeping the ambiance cool and relaxed. Here are some ideas to inspire you!

L to R:  Wedding Paper Divas Wine Connoisseur Invitation, Silk Hand Fans, Green Macaroons, Trina Turk ‘Sunflowers’ Maxi Dress, Colored Acrylic glassware, Centerpieces, Outdoor table setting


July 15

Inspiration Board: Yellow Bridal Shower

This sunny, floral theme is perfect for an outdoor bridal shower. Soft shades of lemon and yellow combined with crisp white creates an elegant effect. Here are some ideas to inspire you!

L to R: Wedding Paper Divas Flower Border Bridal Shower Invitation, Yellow outdoor party, Lilly Pulitzer Sandra Dress, Floral arrangement, Pineapple Cooler with Fresh Lavender, Lemon Meringue Pudding Cups Recipe, Hamptons Yellow Dinnerware, Favor Boxes, Brush Embroidery Cookies