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Wedding Announcements: Wedding Inspiration from Around the Web

Printed clutches, cherry blossom ideas, and two fresh and creative Washington celebrations.

By Sarah Zlotnick

Photo Credit: Cade Martin for Washingtonian Bride & Groom.

Different ways to ride away from your wedding.

Looking cool by (and in) the pool.  

Send your thank-yous in this Mr. & Mrs. card.  

We will never stop loving Etsy-inspired weddings. Especially when they keep looking as adorable as this.   

Succulents, balsa wood flowers, wheat, white pumpkins, and copper.

Too-cheesy or too-cute? "The Maine Event" wedding invite.  

Cherry Blossom wedding inspiration. [via United with Love] 

Tan and white details are fresh and casual.  

Wish we'd scored an invite to Kate and Dave's Georgetown engagement party.  [via Abby Jiu Photography]

An utterly adorable Washington courthouse wedding. LOVE that Safie wore a little white suit—just like Carrie Bradshaw. [via Amy Raab photography]

Ila's brightly colored clutches would make a great mother-of-the-bride (or groom) gift.   

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Wedding Announcements

Creative wedding ideas from around the Web.

By Sarah Zlotnick Photograph by Cade Martin for Washingtonian Bride & Groom.

The Romantic Pink etsy shop is filled with fun, colorful invitation and favor ideas. 

This iPad case would make a great gift for the groomsmen.  

Making the case for mismatched bridesmaid dresses.

Breathaking summer bridal editorial.

Cool custom absinthe bottles.

So many adorable DIY bridal shower ideas. (Love the striped cake and EAT sign!)   

Yes, that really is a wall of Post-its.  

Faith, Hope, and Love. On a note card.  

Such a pretty floral bustier.   

Soft and sweet engagement sesh. [via 100 Layer Cake

Button escort cards and a seam-conscious gown.  

Do or don't? Lasagna cupcakes.  

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Wedding Announcements: Bridal Inspiration From Around the Web

This week, we're loving story-based photo shoots, Tom's new bridal collection, and pops of color.

By Sarah Zlotnick

Crisp green flowers-and-fruit at Cindy Pak and Tad Kim's Woodlawn Manor wedding in Sandy Spring, Maryland. Photograph by Stephen Bobb/Love Life Images

Such a glam hair clip.  

Yup, your favorite slip-ons have officially launched a wedding collection. Allow us to present TOM'S bridal.  

Having fun with red and purple.  

Tracy Reese makes the bohemian wedding dress of our dreams.

Candy-coated engagement fun.  

Pride & Prejudice goes Americana rustic.   

Black Swan or White Swan? Love the Romona Keveza in this ballet-inspired shoot.   

Do or Don't? The in-your-face feathers and extra-large rosettes of Jennifer Behr's new collection.  

DIY: A modern wildflower bouquet.  

Smart, nautical stripes on a relaxed rehearsal dinner table.   

Joy (or love) in a pretty white porcelain jar.   

A zigzag honeymoon-at-the-beach bag.  

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11 bright and cheery wedding ideas to to get you ready for Spring

By Sarah Zlotnick

A lazy Sunday kind of love.  

So. Turns out you can wear a short-in-front, long-in-back dress without looking like you've come straight from a Renaissance Fair. This lovely bride shows you how.  

Travel stamps are the focus of these bright and cheery destination wedding invites. (And they're available for purchase on Wedding Paper Divas!)

A beautifully undone raspberry cake. 

Classy or trashy? The long-sleeved, all-lace dress

These flower bombs are so much fun. 

Yolanda and Ben have fun with cupcakes (Click "Next Image" under the photo too see more).

The Wedding FAIL Lexicon. Funny, funny stuff we hope doesn't happen to you. [via Aisle Dash]

Do or Don't? The boat-net necklace. (We could have the same debate over the rope-tie bouquet.)

True Love is a Big Deal

General Knot & Co. ties would pair perfectly with Rifle Paper Co. invitations, don't you think? 

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Fashion is the focus of this week's wedding round-up

By Sarah Zlotnick

Fur wrap for the bride, legwarmers for the bridesmaids.

Falling in love in Richmond, VA (in the cutest vintage dress).  

Wit + Delight Blogger Kate (she's one of our faves) does updated Hollywood glamour for her Minneapolis wedding.  Congrats Kate!

This would totally be Twiggy's wedding dress. Right? 

So many mod patterns

Shades of tan and blush (and almost all under $100) for the bridesmaids. 

An awesome wedding for Ms. Awesome.  

Currently digging the Black Jack invitation suite over at Milkmaid Press.  

The coolest picnic wedding we've ever seen

 We've spent all morning drooling over Heidi Elnora's 2011 bridal collection. Alabama-based, just-a-touch gritty, Southern romance at its sweetest. 

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On our mind this week: sweet engagement sessions, decor ideas, and marble roses

By Sarah Zlotnick

Kate Moss! Engaged! Are we excited? Sad to see her settle down? Discuss.   

Fur coats, open skies, and hot springs

Do or Don't? Heart Engagement Ring

One table, four ways

You can never really go wrong with black and white

Celebration, ceremony, cocktails, and dinner—all in one modern NYC restaurant

What do you think of the newspaper wedding invitation

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Fourteen of the week's prettiest wedding design ideas

By Sarah Zlotnick

Adam & Eve: A slow, dreamy wedding video.

And now presenting. . . wedding dresses by Jason Wu. Swoon. 

Pretty pink silhouettes.  There's something very trashy Miami, and yet very chic, about these invitations.

Totally amazing paper cut-outs.  Julene is seriously talented!   

Slideshow: Heartfelt Valentine's Day Wedding Inspiration. [via TresSugar]

Boho beach bride inspiration board.   

Kelly and Drew are on a bike. And in a car. And generally looking adorable.  

 Feather Love shoots Emily Deschanel's wedding! How did we miss that?

Looking elegant and staying warm.

Cymbeline's one-shoulder goddess gown.   

Floating in the clouds

ban.do photobooth fun with a ton of our favorite bloggers.  

Nichole and Tim get hitched in a bowling alley. We promise it's not as cheesy as you think.   

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Celebrity engagements, cool calligraphy, and more in this week's wedding round-up

By Sarah Zlotnick

One half of Sister, Sister gets engaged

Entertainment Weekly ranks the 25 Sexiest Movies Ever—fodder for a romantic date night in, perhaps?  

Marital advice board, a tower of oranges, and plenty more surprise details

The top 18 engagements of 2010.  

Posing at the piano.  

7 months after splitting with Sandra Bullock, Jesse James is set to wed Kat von D.  Raise your hand if you think this is a good idea. 

Love the meringue mushrooms. And the Beatles lyrics on the cake.    

Scrabble pieces! Typewriters! Top Hats!

Bride & Groom "One to Watch" Connor Studios shows off their favorite reception photos of 2010. And ceremony pictures, too!

What you can learn from listening to cheaters.  

Not exactly wedding-related, but who isn't curious about the design process behind Natalie Portman's Black Swan costumes?   

Every detail of this Alabama wedding is laid-back and luxurious. We're digging the rich colors and country feel. 

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The Slice: Mija Jewelry's Bridal Collection

Washington designer—and bride-to-be—Michelle Guest debuts a new wedding collection.

By Sarah Zlotnick

Classic, heirloom-inspired pieces. Delicate enough to let the dress take precendence, versatile enough to wear long after the big day, and just the right amount of sparkle. If we had to create a jewelry wish-list for the Washington bride, these would all be non-negotiables.  Lucky for us local jewelry designer Michelle Guest is about to be married—her new bridal line is right on track with every item on the aforementioned list.

View a slideshow of our favorite pieces.

(P.S. Check out Michelle's Valentine's Day jewelry advice.)

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