Basic Invite | Your Guide to the Perfect Wedding Invitation

Basic Invite | Your Guide to the Perfect Wedding Invitation

What comes to mind when you hear the words “Wedding Invitation”? Something with information for a person’s wedding day OR maybe a pretty piece of paper that a couple sends out before they get married. Yes, both of these answers are correct — BUT — an invitation is so much more than that! This “pretty piece of paper with information” sets the tone for your wedding day. From the texture to the color to the font, along with all the information inside, this wedding invitation (or Save the Date) is the first item a guest sees before coming to your big day! Timeless, Modern, Rustic, Whimsical…. You name it, Basic Invite has something for everyone! Once you have set your color scheme and wedding theme, you are good to go! From Bridal Shower Invites to Save the Dates to Thank You cards, you can make sure all of your stationery matches with Basic Invite! “Each of our wedding invitations are part of a set,” says Katie Scott, Publicist, with Basic Invite. “You can find everything from save the dates to wedding invitations and enclosure cards, wedding menus, wedding programs and even matching thank you cards to finish it off!” There are many stationery sites that offer invitation options, but what happens when you find the PERFECT invitation and get all the way through the customizing process only to find out they do not carry your color? Ugh! Unfortunately, this happens quite often and you have to start all over. Wedding planning can be stressful enough without all the added time and headaches that come with trying to create your own invitations, so...
Groovy Groomsmen Gifts | Bridal Party Gifts

Groovy Groomsmen Gifts | Bridal Party Gifts

Groovy Groomsmen Gifts is your “Go-To” place for the perfect bridal party gifts! With so many options to choose from, you can get each of your groomsmen the perfect gift to say “Thank You” for being in your wedding. You popped the question and she said… YES! Your job is done…. Or so you thought!?… Besides your new fiancé needing your input on a few of the wedding planning details (Just a few I promise! She will take it from there!), it is your job to choose who you want to stand by your side on the big day. Once you’ve chosen those special people, the next step is to find a way to say Thank You! Most of the time it’s easy for women to choose these special bridal party gifts, but most men think of this as the tough part. What do I get them? What is something they will use? Where do I find something? Well… No need to look any further! Groovy Groomsmen Gifts is a one-stop-shop for the perfect bridal party gifts. There are SO many items to choose from…. From this really “groovy” Engraved Capcatcher Bottle Opener you see pictured in this blog to Whiskey Stones, Beer Buckets, Decanters, Leather Travel Kits, and so much more! Another perfect addition to this gift is the ability to engrave these items for each of your groomsmen which makes it so much more personal and special. Browse through all their “groovy” gift items here. This company is very responsive and super quick with their orders! So, whether your the type that plans ahead or if you’re...
NYC Wedding Planner – Melissa Harrington!

NYC Wedding Planner – Melissa Harrington!

We are so excited to announce the newest member of our iLove Family… NYC Wedding Planner — Melissa Harrington! We recently expanded to New York City and are so excited to have this talented and highly sought after wedding and event planner join our team. Melissa is a rockstar and will be taking Manhattan by storm with her innovative ideas and creativity! A little about Melissa…. Her love for weddings and events began when she was a small girl growing up in Massachusetts. From a young age, her outgoing personality with friends and neighbors on the block earned her the unofficial title of “street mayor,” and she was tapped in to every social event going on in town. Melissa was a student senator at Hartwick College in upstate New York, and was always involved in planning a myriad of college events, working budgets, and helped raise $60,000 for the Relay for Life event. Melissa landed many jobs working for production companies learning the ins and outs of planning film shoots and putting together packaged films for clients. With a background working in television/post production and a love for wedding and events, Melissa was able to take all of her skills and use them at iLove. Melissa is not only a certified wedding and event planner, but she is also a photographer, videographer, an experienced editor working on live shows, and she is great at communicating and working with people. As your NYC Wedding Planner, Melissa knows how important the details are and how to help you every step of the way to make your event perfect! Feel free to contact...