Inspiration Board

March 29

Black Tie Carnival Affair Inspiration Board from Beau-Coup

The bloggers at our wedding favors partner Beau-coup recently posted this wonderful carnival themed inspiration board. This tugs at our heart strings and takes us back to childhood fun. For more party inspiration and wedding ideas, check out the Beau-coup blog.

There’s nothing like a classic gumball machine to bring out your inner child. So whether you’re throwing a black tie event, a carnival wedding, or both(!), these mini classic gumball machine favors will knock your guests’ socks off! The fanciful candy wedding favors come pre-filled with delicious Double Bubble gumballs—dispense with just a twist of the knob.

Images from: Marchesa, Kate Spade, The Bride’s Cafe, My Polaroid Blog, Beau-coup, 101 Cookbooks, Erin Quon, Cheree Berry, Color Band Productions, J. Crew, Ruffled, Ed McGowan, Victor Sizemore

About Beau-coup Favors

Beau-coup is a recognized leader in the wedding favor and bridal gifts industry. Our offerings include wedding decorations and supplies, as well as baby shower favors, birthday party favors and other party favors. Style editors and event planners look to Beau-coup for trendsetting favors and unique wedding planning ideas, both in our wedding blog and articles section. We have also been featured in a variety of leading publications including Fortune, The Wall Street Journal and InStyle Magazine.


December 2

Holiday Party Inspiration Board

Celebrate the holiday season with some festive drinks and treats! Here is an inspiration board that combines traditional elements with a modern spin.

L to R:  Tiny Prints Merry Type Holiday Party Invitation, Tadashi Shoji Sequined Dress, Candy Cane Centerpiece, Candy bowls, Holiday Cocktails, Pinecone Centerpiece, Holiday Brownie Favor Pops, Cupcakes, Mini Ornament Wine Charms


November 18

Engagement Party Inspiration Board

We turned to this witty party invitation in a beautiful deep sea green for inspiration for an engagement party! Pair this hue with white and subtle accents of chartreuse green as we did below for a fresh and stylish combination.

engagement party inspiration board

L to R:  Wedding Paper Divas Our Plan Party Invitation, ABS Cascading Flower Dress, Table decor, Monogram Cupcake Wrappers, Rings, Petal Top Truffle Boxes, Cookies


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