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Here are some of our favorite ideas for asking the men in your party..."will you be my groomsman" or "wiil you be my best man". Your fiancé will appreciate this thoughtful gesture and feel like he is included in the planning of your wedding from the start. Be creative and personalize it for your special day!

Will you be my Groomsman DIY box from Style Me Pretty

 

Will you be my Groomsman? Label Only from Etsy Cute and Crafty Shop

 

Your service as a groomsman or best man is required from they lived happily ever after blog

 

Bourbon and Bowties from Evoke Blog

 

Groomsman or Best Man beer labels - set of 4 from Studio B Labels at Etsy

 

A cigar and a whiskey glass from Stuck with Pins blog

 

Be My Best Man or Groomsman DIY box from Best Day Ever blog

 

Will you be my Groomsman card or tag from Lia Griffith at Etsy

 

Will you be my Best Man or Groomsman box from Just a Girl Named Syd  

 

Will you be my Groomsman invite from Creative with a K at Etsy

Fun wine bottle stoppers are fabulous wedding favors and guest gifts for parties and holiday celebrations. Pair one with your favorite bottle of wine for your bridal party, gift them in your out of town guest bags or as a holiday gift for your friends. Jena Richards offers a unique selection of themed stoppers with great bulk pricing and free shipping for orders over $100.00 in the Continental USA.

 

Snowflake bottle stoppers

 

 

Blown glass pink flamingo bottle stoppers

 

 

Sip & Scribble chalkboard bottle stoppers

 

 

Blown glass spiral bottle stoppers

 

King crown bottle stopper

 

 

Blown glass grapes bottle stoppers

 

Ceramic love bird bottle stopper

 

Free form blown glass bottle stopper

 

 

Lustrous leaf bottle stoppers

These are a few of our favorite unique gifts and DIY ideas for asking your best friends to be in your wedding party "will you be my bridesmaid". The girls are sure to appreciate a thoughtful gift, a personalized card or a lovely box filled with goodies and information about the wedding day. Have fun and celebrate this wonderful time together!

 

Will you be my bridesmaid? Wine labels $16.99 for a set of 6 - StudioBLabels on Etsy

 

Will you be my bridesmaid DIY gift box with Freixenet bubbly at Style Me Pretty 

 

Aluminum cuff bracelet for the bridesmaids and maid of honor $25.00 - Etsy  DandLDesigns4U 

 

DIY Bridesmaid Ask Gift - a fun handmade gift bag for the girls - Style Me Pretty 

 

Bridesmaid Necklace Brass Ball Locket $20.00 - Etsy kathylorockskeepsake 

 

Will you be my bridesmaid personalized DIY card - Once Wed 

 

Wine bottle labels personalized for each bridesmaid with a photo $5.00 each - Etsy iCustomWine 

 

A fabulous DIY bridesmaids gift with bubbly and information cards - Asking My Maids 

 

We had fun putting this together for you and hope we have inspired you to be creative and celebrate your maid of honor and bridesmaids! 

Below is a stylish selection of wedding favors and small gift ideas from the JenaRichards favor collection all under $2.00 each for an order of 96 or more favors. We love the idea of giving guests a fun little gift that will have a lasting impression but doesn't break the bank. Remember that favors are not mandatory but they are a thoughtful way to thank your guests for sharing this oh so special day with you.

 

Hashtag Bottle Opener$1.95 for 96 or more favors

 

Bride and Groom Mints$1.54 for 96 or more mint tins

 

Mini Black Chalkboard Frames$1.55 each for 96 or more chalkboard frames

 

XO Bottle Opener$1.69 each for 96 or more XO bottle openers

 

Eat, Drink and be Married Koozies$11.70 for 8 or more sets of 12 koozies 

 

Gold Baroque Place Card Holder$1.62 each for 96 or more gold baroque frames  

 

Flip Flop Bottle Opener$1.76 each for 96 or more flip flop bottle openers

 

Have fun shopping for all the little details!

Are you looking for fun personalized gifts? Our vendor, I Design Gift Studio is a chic Etsy store offering custom tumblers, wine glasses and creative gifts monogrammed in 21 of your favorite colors, there's something for everyone. They offer a unique selection of customizable favors and gifts for parties and celebrations that are sure to be treasured keepsakes. Best of all, they are happy to assist you in customizing your order and rush orders are always welcome. 

Monogrammed acrylic tumblers with a fancy script monogram in 21 amazing colors $10.00 each 

 

Stemless 12 oz.wine glasses with a fancy mongram in 21 colors $8.00 each

Monogrammed bridesmaids tumblers "I couldn't say I DO without you" in 21 colors $12.00 each 

 

 

 

 

 

Stemless 12 oz. wine glasses with a circle monogram in 21 colors $8.00 each 

 

Personalized tumblers for the bride, bridesmaids and maid of honor in 21 colors $10.00 each

 

Future Mrs. wine glass personalized with the bride's future last name $8.00 each

 

"Keep Calm and Go to the Beach" acrylic tumblers $10.00 each

 

"Senior 2015" acrylic tumbler perfect for graduation at I Design Gift Studio on Etsy $10.00 each

 

Great teacher gift - monogrammed acrylic tumbler at I Design Gift Studio on Etsy $10.00 each

 

Father's Day gift - Darth Vader beer mug from I Design Gift Studio at Etsy $12.00 each

 

 

Are you looking for awesome jewelry and accessories for your Prom? Shop Jena Richards for colorful necklaces, crystal earrings, classy handbags and hair accessories to finish of your look and stand out in the crowd without breaking the budget.

A fabulous chunky necklace and earring set in blue, mint, purple, black or gray $24.00

 

"Alisa" a vintage style hair barrettte $30.00

 

 "Lily" a breathtaking back necklace in ivory or white with a crystal teardrop $44.00

"Liana" black teardrop earrings with pave leaves $20.00

"Olivia" an amazing silver evening bag with bezel crystals $67.00

 

 "Remy" a multi strand ivory beige necklace and earring set $16.00

 

 

"Danica" amazing blue teardrop earrings with pavé crystal accents $19.00

 

"Carolina" a beautiful back necklace for prom with ivory or white pearls $45.00

 

"Heather" a briilliant large clear crystal hair comb worn to the side $39.00

 

 

 

"Leah" a bold turquoise green Art Deco style necklace and earring set $27.50

Looking for a special topper for your wedding cake? If porcelain figurine toppers and flowers are out, make a statement with a fabulous script cake topper! Here are some of our favorites that look great on any style cake, they are available in different fonts and finishes including gold, silver or glittered to match your decor. Make it unique and personalize yours with your names and the date of your wedding.

"happily ever after" cake topper from AlexisMattoxDesign on Etsy

 

First names inside a heart from ChicagoFactory on Etsy

 

                                                  

"hooray" from PeppermintDawn on Etsy

"love" topper from Jena Richards Weddings 

 

 

Custom Mr. and Mrs. with name and date from LetsTopThat on Etsy

 

 

 

"love you more" topper from PSWeddingsandEvents on Etsy

"happily ever after" from Jena Richards Weddings

 

 

 

Personalized Mrs. & Mrs. cake toppers from BetterOffWed on Etsy

 

 

                                         

Adorable party perfect dresses for the summertime flower girls that we love and you can be sure that they will be worn again. Elegant, casual and boho dresses paired with beautiful floral crowns and sparkly hair accessories for the big entrance. Be sure to check that the girls are comfortable in their attire, the fabric and the seams in the dresses must be soft and not itchy, when they are happy you are happy!

BHLDN - Anniie Dress in lace for the flower girl

 

Isabel Garreton Ribbons Cotton Flower Girls Dress 

 

Isabel Garreton pictured above

 

Jena Richards Weddings Crystal Flower Barrette 

 

J. Crew Lyla Dress  

 

Nordstrom - Us Angels Ivory Satin Tank Dress, sash in 25 colors 

 

Shelby Jane and Co on Etsy - Rustic Flower Girl Dress

 

Jena Richards Weddings - Petite Crystal Barrette Suzanne 

 

The Princess and the Boutique - Tulle Ivory & Champagne Flower Girl Dress 

 

Isabel Garreton - Fantsy Girls Dress  

 

Our favorite look for the flower girls, a simple dress with baby's breath crowns...LOVE!

Pantone, the color experts have released the Top 10 Colors for Spring 2016 and we are happy to share them with you as inspiration to assist you in planning for your upcoming weddings and celebrations. Our favorite...Limpet Shell.

"Colors this season transport us to a happier, sunnier place where we feel free to express a wittier version of our real selves," said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute. "With our culture still surrounded by so much uncertainty, we are continuing to yearn for those softer shades that offer a sense of calm and relaxation."

Rose Quartz 13-1520 / Peach Echo 16-1548 / Serenity 15-3919

Snorkel Blue 19-4049 / Buttercup 12-0752 / Limpet Shell 13-4810

Lilac Gray 16-3905 / Fiesta 17-1564 / Iced Coffee 15-1040  

Green Flash 15-0146

Image via WWD

 

 

 

 

Baby it's cold outside! Now that we are headed into the winter wedding season we must take advantage of the beauty that nature provides for us. We have put together some wonderful seasonal ideas and inspiration for you to incorporate into your fall or winter wonderland celebrations.

winter wedding inspiration

Winter wedding inspiration board via jenarichardsweddings.com

Credits: Gown and wrap via Jenny Packham | White peony bouquet via Bridal Weddings | Badgley Mischka crystal embellished heels - Photography: Alison Conklin via Style Me Pretty | Wedding cake via WedLuxe

Bridesmaids in winter

Bridesmaids at Tahoe winter wedding - Brett & Emily Photographers via Style Me Pretty 

 

Bride in snow

Snow Goddess Alaskan Bridal Shoot - Liz Morrow Studios

Snowflake bottle stopper

Snowflake wine bottle stopper for favors via jenarichardsweddings.com 

 

Red and green wedding ideas

Red & green winter wedding inspiration via The Pink Bride 

 

wedding sign for winter

To have & to hold in case you get cold sign for guest shawls - Jamie Lauren Photography via elegantweddinginvites.com 

 

Winter bride

Winter wedding inspiration - Photographer: Hope Kauffman via Style Me Pretty

 

flower girls dressed for winter

Flower girls dressed in sweaters and boots via des idees pour un jolie mariage

Glass ornament place card holder with snowflakes

Snow Flurry glass ornament place card holders with flocked snowflakes - jenarichardsweddings.com 

 

Bride and groom on sleigh

A charming arrival by sleigh at your wedding via nufusionproductions.com