When To Send Out Save The Dates, How To Address Save The Dates

If you and your fiance have finally finalized your wedding date, then you may be wondering when to send out save the dates to your guests. Here we'll fill you in on when to send out save the dates for traditional weddings and destination weddings, while also sharing tips on what kind of save the dates are available and how...

Graduation Photo Ideas & Tips

Graduation season is nearly here and many of you are getting ready to have your graduation photos taken. It can be really fun to incorporate your favorite photos into your graduation announcements to share with family and friends. Photo graduation announcements really transform into keepsakes for your closest loved ones. Instead of the standard photos of people hanging out...

Quinceañera Invitation Wording

If you are throwing a Quinceañera for someone in your life, set the tone with beautiful Quinceañera invitations from PurpleTrail. We've put together some great Quinceañera invitation wording ideas to help you create the perfect invitations for this momentous occasion. The best part is that you don't have to sacrifice style for affordability. If you are on a budget, you can...

Top Graduation Gift Ideas

Graduation Announcement Gold And Black

If you know someone graduating this season, you'll likely be looking for the top graduation gift ideas.  Though a heartfelt, "congrats" or "job well done" can go a long way, it's also nice to pick out or create something special for a recent grad to let them know the significance of their accomplishment and how proud you. Whether it's...

RSVP Tips How to get the most responses to your invite

You’ve chosen the date, you’ve got the guest list, the theme, the menu and all your party supplies. You’ve sent, your personalized party invitations, and you are counting down in preparation for your event. Then you realize, it’s 4 days until your event and, half the invitees have not RSVP’d. Frustrating! When people don’t RSVP, it makes planning some...

Barn Wedding Ideas – Invitations, Decorations, Photos, & More

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Whether you're a fan of wide-open spaces, nature, rustic charm or all of the above -- a barn wedding is right up your alley. Barns are the perfect place to hold a rustic wedding. Not only do they offer a relaxed atmosphere and plenty of space for guests, but they can also be dressed up or down depending on your...

Tips For Creating A Memorable Party

You don't have to have a large budget or fancy things to throw a fantastic party. It's all in the execution of the elements you provide and the rest will just unfold. Choosing food, drink, and decor wisely are just a few ways to make sure your event is one that stands out and is enjoyed by all. We've...

11 Things To Do For Tween Birthday Parties, Creative Ways To Celebrate

On the brink of being too old for kids' stuff and too young for teen activities, tweens can be hard to keep entertained, especially for big occasions like birthdays. If you're unsure of how to celebrate your tween's birthday, use this list of creative tween birthday party ideas to fill your son or daughter's special day with unforgettable moments. Tween...

Wedding Planning Checklist

From wedding invitations to venue, there are a lot of things to think about when you are planning your wedding. If you are just newly you may be thinking about what kind of wedding you want, when to have it, should we elope, do we want a traditional or formal wedding or something casual? Do we want to send...

30th Birthday Ideas — 30 Ways to Celebrate Turning 30

Turning thirty? Embrace this milestone birthday with one of these fun, creative, and unique 30th birthday ideas! With thirty to choose from, you're bound to find one that suits your tastes. 1) Camping Adventure Plan a trip to your favorite campsite or pick a place you've always wanted to go but never had a chance to. Make it an intimate affair...