Drink and be married with these reusable wedding welcome bottles

Welcome bags are often gift bags filled with treats, a schedule of events, and more treats. But the "bag" part of welcome bags bothered me. It just gets thrown out! So we put ourselves in our guests' shoes and thought about the goals behind this slice of wedding etiquette. How do we remove wastefulness, make it useful, and make it celebration-worthy? Our answer: Reusable water bottles filled with Make-Your-Own-Margarita supplies!


Local treats and Star Wars cookies: our favorite wedding welcome bag ideas

Decided that you want to gift your guests with some kick-ass loot to welcome them to your wedding? Maybe it's an out-of-town wedding and you want everyone to have a good handle on the area. Or maybe you're having a wedding outside in the summer and you want to make sure everyone doesn't get sunburned. Either way, a wedding welcome gift bag can be a stellar way to give them some warm fuzzies right away. Let's talk about our favorite wedding welcome bag ideas.


Stick it to your guests with wedding decor from StickerYou.com

We're always lusting after fun ideas for customizing wedding decor. Our sponsor, StickerYou.com, allows you to create seriously kick-ass designs that you can affix to your favors, your bottles, your floor, and even your body. Here are our top five favorite ways to customize your decor with labels and decals from StickerYou.com.


Set sail with 19 nautical wedding invitations, dresses, favors, and other ideas

Wow. There is so much you can do with a nautical-themed wedding! The locations, the food, the decor, the invitations, and let's just acknowledge the magnitude of style one can achieve here, all right? We've been so blown away by the port-side, ship-side, and ocean-side weddings we've been seeing lately that we knew we had to get them all into one place for you. While we were at it, we threw in a few things to help you achieve your own sea-faring wedding vision.