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Spotlight Trend on Coral

9 Apr

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When I see coral, or really anything nautical, I immediately start thinking about crystal clear blue waters, gorgeous lakes and oceans, beaches, vacations, seafood and summer parties.  All things summery are just a few months away now and I can’t wait!  My mind drifts to pool parties, summer clothes, great seafood, and all things nautical.

Lately, I’ve noticed a growing trend in coral-themed designs on paper products, home decor, party supplies like invitations, cocktail napkins and guest towels, and we love it.  Whether you have a beach house or a big city apartment, you too can take part in this gorgeous style.

Have you started thinking about any special event planning for this summer, or perhaps, about events you will be attending?  The calming effect of nautical-themes on products is something that will likely never go out of favor and great imagery that almost instantly creates a sense of relaxation.

april_coral-002Pairing coral-themed products with nautical stripes, in shades of blues or oranges or reds can be both striking and sophisticated.  Coral reefs are delicate yet sturdy, invigorating yet peaceful, remarkable and unique.  When it comes to home decor, you can enjoy this theme in many areas from accent pillows, to area rugs to door mats, sheet sets and wall art.  This look has been brought now to cocktail napkins, note pads, stationery and more, and you can grab a bit of this trend for your personal use too.

So bring some of this look into your home and enjoy some of these finishing touches yourself.  You can start your own coral collection!   Visit our coral collection, nautical products and more for great accent items from water bottles to melamine trays to stationery, coasters, home accents and more.

 

Best wishes,

Renee

Wedding Inspiration: Beach Destination

6 Apr

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Our latest wedding inspiration is a beach destination!  How fun to get married on the beach in an intimate ceremony with the sounds of waves crashing on the shore.  Shades of aqua blue and sand would make for a gorgeous color scheme from the save the dates to the wedding favors.

Inspiration Board:

Royal Starfish Napkins, Personalized Palm Tree Plastic Plates, Romantic Getaway Save the Date Announcements, Personalized Aqua Seashells Round Address Labels, Starfish Embossed Border Ecru Foldover Note Cards, Chocolate and Blue Border Seashell Enclosure Cards, Terry Velour with White Piping Beach or Spa Wrap, Seaside Wedding Invitations, Personalized Large Oval Shell Pendant on Brown Bead Necklace and Robin’s Egg Palm Tree Vertical Hanging Gift Tags.

 

Other Image Sources:

 

Wedding Arch: http://www.deerpearlflowers.com/40-great-beach-wedding-arches/

Chairs:http://www.buzzfeed.com/jackyv/63-ideas-for-your-little-mermaid-wedding-cz5c#.vxLevLy07

Sand Dollars:http://www.buzzfeed.com/jackyv/63-ideas-for-your-little-mermaid-wedding-cz5c#.vxLevLy07

Reception:http://www.townandcountrymag.com/the-scene/weddings/news/a3511/paradise-found/

Hair:http://www.itakeyou.co.uk/beach-wedding-hair-ideas/beach-wedding-hair-ideas/

Signs:http://www.stylemepretty.com/collection/203/picture/777524/

Centerpieces:http://www.deerpearlflowers.com/36-amazing-beach-wedding-centerpieces/

Table Number Decor:http://www.buzzfeed.com/mallorymcinnis/mermaid-to-be-together?crlt.pid=camp.u3bk7UnaFkqF#.kpMwWD2ej

Cake:http://lilybygilly.com/2013/06/13/wedding-guest-book/

Wedding Inspiration: My Big Fat Greek Wedding

23 Mar

 

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With the upcoming release of “My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2,” we were inspired to do everything Greek for our wedding inspiration board! Last week we were featured on the Today Show for a special Wedding edition of Steals & Deals to celebrate the release of “My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2.”  Naturally, you can see where our inspiration came from!

Whether you are Greek, love Greece or just love everything about the culture, you can be inspired with our picks.

Inspiration Board:

The Mediterranean Border Note Cards Collection, Aqua Greek Stainless Steel Flask, Monogrammed Crystal Diamond Cut Champagne Flute Glass Set, Mediterranean Blue Greek Key Caspari Guest TowelsGreek Key Border with Monogram Linen Like NapkinsNavy Little Leaves Thank You Note Cards, Nautical Blue Greek Key Large Lucite Tray by Jonathan Adler, Orlington Round Address Labels, Gold Lattice Printed Placecards and Turquoise Lattice Invitations.

 

Other Image Sources:

Table Setting:http://flyawaybride.com/exquisite-greek-island-wedding-rhodes/
Greek Salad Skewers:http://www.littlebroken.com/2015/05/23/greek-salad-skewers/
Spanakopita Bites:http://flavorite.net/2015/02/20/spanakopita-bites-greek-spinach-pie-bites/
Wedding Guests:http://ruffledblog.com/breezy-destination-wedding-in-mykonos/
Ivy Bouquet:http://flyawaybride.com/wedding-traditions-in-greece/
Bride and Groom: http://www.greekislandweddinginspirations.com/inspirations/a-luxurious-greek-orthodox-wedding/
Hair: http://hairstylesbeauty.tumblr.com/post/126233820372
Sign: http://www.stylemepretty.com/vault/gallery/17040
Greek Bride: http://greekweddingtraditions.com/