And now for something completely different: a Monty Python save-the-date!

Amsterdam couple Janaina and Coen had always admired vintage-style invitations (as do we!). They tapped into the talented Tara Flanagan to create a most fantastic save-the-date that channeled vintage illustration and Monty Python. It's unusual, whimsical, and we can't stop looking at the details. We'll get more from their wedding later on, but we couldn't wait to share this Monty Python save-the-date and all its vintage-style details right now.

Gold wedding invitations that literally shine

Wether you're having a holiday wedding, warm golden summery fete, or just want to make your invites stand out a bit, gold wedding invitations are the shit! Minted has entire section of gold foil wedding invitations that literally shine. Let's check out some of my favorites. And, if you're feeling really frisky, you should click through to see the shiny gold shinies in action…

Video games and guitars: How to DIY a save the date video

My husband and I saved about $200-300 because we learned how to DIY a save the date video. We thought it would be a waste if people got a paper save the date because most of those go in the garbage (Remember to Recycle). Who wants a koozie with our wedding date on it, anyway (I don't even want one for myself)? Ultimately, we wanted a video! Here's how we did it…