Pinterest Contest ALERT: Win Free Wedding stationery

Yup. You read that right.

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Keep pinning until February 24th.

Winner chosen at random and announced on February 25th.

Winning free wedding stationery has literally never been easier. You know you’re on Pinterest like 24-7 (it’s cool, samesies)… why not cash in?

Checkout all the awesome wedding stationery you could win!

(Did we mention you could even write all of your wedding thank you notes and we’ll mail them for you.)

How to Collect Mailing Addresses For Wedding Invites (In 5 Minutes)

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Being engaged is a whole lot of fun. There’s the endless stream of congratulatory texts, Facebook messages and the periodic (and far more personal)  congratulations cards. You may plan an engagement party and follow it up with a few more congratulatory brunches. But the real planning has not yet begun. 

Making the guest list and gathering the mailing addresses.

We hope you’re taking the time to bask in all of your well-deserved-engaged-glory. And while you’re enjoying the endless flow of champagne and the sparkle of your shiny new ring, have you started thinking plans yet? You may’ve begun drafting your wedding guest list which will give you an idea of all the mailing addresses you’ll be needing. Ok, maybe you’re not thinking about that yet… but you will be… Much sooner than you think (cue scary music). 

Planning a wedding, may be a little more than some bargained for (literally– weddings are not cheap). While some aspects of getting started to plan your big day may be overwhelming, when it comes to how to collect mailing addresses for wedding invites, Postable makes it easy.

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More New Cards!

With Halloween just around the corner, thank you notes for those summer weddings in full swing, and all those winter wedding invitations that need sending out we decided we should go ahead and give our users more cards to play with! We love working with our amazing artists to continuously add new beautiful cards up on the site and October is no exception. Check out some of these new cards already up on the site (don’t worry, there is so much more go check out the new cards now!):Vibrant-flourish-thank-you

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10 Wedding Hacks You Need to Know

savethedatePlanning a wedding can be a bit overwhelming (and by a ‘bit’ we mean a-whole-lot). If you’ve begun the process of getting ready for your special day, you probably already have an idea of how hectic things can get and just how quickly. With all this going on, a few helpful wedding hacks is just what you need.

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8 Things to Include in Your Wedding Website

Got engaged? Congrats! Have you started to feel a panic attack forming somewhere in the depths of your soul? Don’t worry, wedding planning doesn’t have to make your head explode. This is one of those wonderfully magical oh-so-exciting times in your life that you should enjoy! If you’ve already managed to pick out your Save the Dates and have started thinking about your wedding website, we’re here to help. What to include in your wedding website isn’t rocket science. At the end of the day, it’s your wedding and what to include in your wedding website will be totally up to you. Man and woman sitting in street cafe with laptop, cheerful and smiling couple discussing plans

While it can be hard to navigate the dos & don’ts of weddings, we’ve made a list of 8 things you can include in your wedding website — if you so choose.

First of all, this is for you… If having a great wedding website makes you all fuzzy inside, then great! But try to avoid getting wrapped up in all the drama of having a greatest-ever wedding website — especially if your tech interests don’t go beyond the your text messaging app. Be honest with yourself and put in just the right amount of effort.

If you do choose to make a wedding website, it can serve as a really great informative tool for your guests. Even if some of the more elderly folks on your guest list will likely not visit your wedding website, it can be super helpful for the rest. Don’t forget to include your wedding website on your invites!

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Wedding DOs and DON’Ts for Your Invites & Save the Dates

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Hooray, you’re engaged! There was a ring, maybe some rose petals, possibly a flash mob and most importantly, someone said “Yes!” Engagements are so exciting! When all the electricity has died down a bit and it’s time to start planning your wedding you’ll have so many different avenues to maneuver like who to invite, who not to invite, when to invite them and so on. We’re big believers that planning weddings shouldn’t have to be such a mystical pain in the ass. So we thought we’d give you some insight into the Do’s and Don’ts of sending out your wedding invites and save the dates.

[If you’re feeling a bit lost when it comes to wedding etiquette in general check out this list of articles to help you navigate wedding etiquette.]

If you’re still stuck on the etiquette acceptable for wedding invitations, here is a list of our wedding DOs and DON’Ts for your wedding invitations and save the dates to avoid making any major etiquette mishaps. Continue reading

19 Delightful Engagement Photos for Awesome Photo Save the Dates (courtesy of Pinterest)

engagement photoAre you ready to create your save the dates? How much fun are you having scrolling through pages and pages of Pinterest boards looking for fun engagement photo ideas?! We want to get your juices going a bit more. Here are some fun ideas to get you thinking about that photo you’ll be using for your save the dates! Save the dates are the perfect time to introduce your guests to your wedding theme so go have some fun! Continue reading