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Classic Wedding featuring White and Blush | Wedding Inspiration

A classic wedding call for an equally classic wedding invitation and The Cassandra Suite from the Emery Ann Wedding Collection does just that. This wedding inspiration was featured inside Gallery 1500 and came to life with team of top rated Chicago wedding vendors.  Gallery 1500 was the perfect blank canvas allowing us to create a classy, elegant affair with textured bouquets of white flowers and greenery, classic wedding stationery, and a modern touches.  Think beautiful textured, bridal bouquets, modern arches for ceremony backdrop and softened with greenery, elegant tiered wedding cake with a touch of shimmer and texture, and wedding stationery that sets the tone for the day from Save the Date to Wedding Invitations and to personalized menus that serve as place cards.

How to Word Your Wedding Invitations

Every wedding invitation should have name of the host, a request to come to the wedding, couples names, wedding date, start of the wedding, and location. There are so many different wedding invitation wording options out on Google, you just don't know which is right for you.  Let's dive into what each line of the wedding invitation means and then decide what the best traditional wedding invitation wording etiquette is right for you. And if I am designing your wedding invitations, you just need to tell me some importation information and I will create your wedding invitation wording for you.  No stress! 

How to Address Wedding Invitation Envelopes

Miss, Ms., or Mrs.?  Guest or guest?  Who's name do I put first?  Is it different how do I address an envelope to a married couple versus unmarried couple?  Addressing wedding invitation envelopes with proper etiquette is confusing, so many rules and you don't want to offend anyone.  No worries!  Get my guide below to help you out.  And to the last question, yes it is different. If I am designing your wedding invitations and you are still confused, I will take care of the etiquette for you!

7 Questions to Ask Before Booking Your Wedding DJ

Music is at the center of some of the most memorable moments of a wedding and if all the pieces are in place, the dancefloor can feel magical. But when planning your wedding, that might feel like a lot of pressure. A daunting task to plan out exactly what to choose and who to get in touch with to bring your vision to life.

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