Coral and Burgundy Indian Lotus Invitations and Thank You Cards

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Floral Birthday Invitation with matching thank you card

For many of the baby and bridal showers, and birthday invitations we’ve done lately, the hostesses are thinking ahead and ordering the matching thank you cards as well.

It’s a lovely extra gift for the party or shower honoree, who now doesn’t have to run out to find thank you cards on her own. It’s also nice that it ties the entire event together.

We recently worked on a set of lotus floral layered invitations and notecards in a wonderful coral and burgundy color palette. We love this palette. When you are looking for feminine without being girlie, this combination works wonders.

lotus floral coral birthday invitation

lotus floral matching thank you note card

Happy Inspiration!

These designs are available online in your custom colors from our Etsy handmade stationery shop.

Photography by Imbue You

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Elegant Coral and White Floral Cake {Mondays are Sweet}

Posted by in Desserts

Now that I’ve become an avid pinner on Pinterest, I’ve learned a lot about what I like. And I’ve realized that I really love sweets…it’s actually bordering on an obsession. So to give my obsession meaning I’m starting this regular feature of the most interesting, beautiful and/or delicious weddings desserts I find in my online travels.

caketress coral white floral wedding cake

This first cake is a stunner. It comes from The Caketress, based out of Toronto. Her blog features gorgeous cake after gorgeous cake, so visit her site if you are ready to drool, or if you live in Toronto and love cake artistry.

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{Real Palettes} Margot’s Coral and Navy Vintage Wedding Invitations

Posted by in Real Palettes

Navy continues to be a popular and interesting choice for wedding invitations, as seen in Natalie’s recent Asian navy and fuchsia wedding invitation. But when Margot came to me with coral and navy, I was intrigued. That was a new one, and I loved it!

Vintage Coral and Navy Wedding Invitation

Apparently, the uniqueness of the color combination was what drew Margot to the choice as well. “Because I hadn’t seen them done together before, and we wanted every detail of the wedding to be as unique as our relationship.” Margot says. “Green and pink were my first choices. I love the bright fun playful ambiance those two colors represent together.”

Vintage Wedding Coral and Navy Invitation Set

She admits she had help coming up with the palette.

“I am incredibly fickle minded, so admittedly I prefer loved ones to make these types of decisions for me!” she says. “I asked my maid of honor for her suggestion, and that was coral. And our wedding is taking place at a beautiful waterfront restaurant in Annapolis MD, across from the Naval academy with all navy umbrellas on the decks. So that is how coral and navy was born.”

{Designer Secret} Taking a color cue from your venue can be a great idea. Since you know the colors will look great in the space and you may have less to bring in décor-wise.

Vintage Coral Envelope Wrap Label

For her wedding Margot is sticking with these colors, and adding ivory.

“The bridesmaids are wearing coral, and the men are wearing navy blazers. And our flowers will be a mix of ivory and coral dahlias.”

Margot has some advice for picking your wedding color palette. “Google them, and if the inspiration boards that the professionals have put together for your color combinations make you smile, go with it.”

Coral and Navy Vintage Wedding Invitation

 

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