Winter wedding DIY idea: create a personalized ornament for your guests’ escort cards or wedding favors!

These simple but cute holiday ornaments are perfect to DIY for your winter wedding escort cards and wedding favors!

I’m back with another holiday-inspired winter wedding DIY today and this one is great because it does double duty for you at your wedding. These Christmas ornaments can serve as your winter wedding favors and as your escort cards! They’ll each cost just over $1 to make and your guests will have a token to remember their wedding every time they decorate their Christmas tree!

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Wedding dress code etiquette: what to wear to your friend’s wedding

With celebrities like Solange Knowels having entierly white weddings it's hard to know what to wear. Read our guide so you do.

Rog Walker

Weddings are so much fun and if you aren’t the one planning it, there isn’t much to stress about. Although with today’s wedding trends changing so rapidly it can be hard to know what to wear to your friend’s wedding. With Celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Solange Knowles instructing their entire bridal party and even their guests to wear white, it can be anxiety inducing to know what is and isn’t appropriate to wear to a wedding.

Is white still off the table? What about red, or black? What does black tie optional mean? And the most frightening of all, what if there is not dress code attire specified on the invite? We have created a dress code etiquette guide that will reduce anxiety and keep a smile on your face all the way until the last song is played at your friends wedding!

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Cute newlywed holiday card ideas from Minted + a giveaway!

Much Truly original and unique newlywed holiday card idea from Minted!

I don’t know about you, but the holidays sneak up on me every. Single. Year. Coming off of the Thanksgiving weekend, I have all the best intentions of buying the right gifts, gathering up my friends’ addresses for holiday cards, and decorating the house. This year, I swear it’ll all happen (really!), starting with the most fun part: holiday cards!

There’s nothing quite like spreading the holiday cheer with the perfect card, so why not spread the love and get an early start on your holiday cards with me? Right now, I’m loving Minted’s adorable and truly original holiday cards, sourced from Indie designers. Along with a wide selection of pretty holiday stationery, Minted takes things one step further with The Minted Envelope, so you can save time and make an impression with beautiful envelope designs and recipient addressing (and it’s free for a limited time)!

They’ve even got a great selection of holiday cards especially for newlyweds, so if you got hitched this year (or are engaged and planning your wedding now) you can choose the perfect card to share the holiday cheer and your relationship bliss! Minted even has unique accessories to add the perfect finishing touch, so you can truly make your holiday cards your own.Some of our favorite options are below, but there’s many, MANY more options to be found on their Newlywed Holiday Cards shop here.

Oh, and did we mention there’s a giveaway involved? Read on to find out how you can score some Minted holiday goodies for yourself!

Much Truly original and unique newlywed holiday card idea from Minted!

Much Truly original and unique newlywed holiday card idea from Minted!

Much Truly original and unique newlywed holiday card idea from Minted!

As if it couldn’t get any better, Minted is giving TWO (not one, but two!!) lucky readers $200 each to spend at Minted for holiday cards this year. If that’s not the best way to start out the holiday season, we don’t know what is!


Win $200 for your holiday cards from Minted! To enter:

1. Pin your favorite Minted holiday card from this blog post

2. Then, comment on this blog post & tell us why you’d like to win $200 from Minted for your holiday cards

3. That’s it — you’re entered! Remember to share the giveaway with a friend, so they can win the second $200 prize to Minted!


This giveaway ends next Tuesday 12/9, so make sure to enter soon! Big thanks to Minted for this awesome giveaway opportunity, and for sharing all these awesome Newlywed holiday card ideas with us!

If you’d like even more inspiration for photos to include in your newlywed holiday cards, make sure to check out these cute newlywed holiday photo ideas!


*This post was sponsored by Minted. All opinions are Wedding Party’s own.*

Giveaway terms are here.

20 gorgeous winter wedding guest style ideas: pretty tulle skirts, statement dresses, and more!

Gorgeous metallic silver dress with statement purple shoes. Perfect for a wedding guest in the winter!

Seams for a Desire

Figuring out what to wear to a winter wedding can be, in a word, baffling. Looking stylish and staying warm isn’t always the easiest task, but it is possible! If you’re scratching your head about what to wear to your next holiday season wedding, then we’re here with some great news. Or amazing style inspiration from our favorite fashion bloggers, if you want to be exact.

From pretty tulle skirts and sweaters to dramatic dark floral print dresses, you’re sure to find tons of sweet winter wedding guest style ideas below! Make sure to Pin your favorites for your upcoming winter celebrations!

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