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Guest Post: Aerialist Press on Wedding Invitation Wording and Etiquette

Here at One Fine Day Events, we love all things “wedding”. But one of our favorite things is pretty paper! From the save-the-date down to the place card, we believe the paper details have the power to set the tone for and elevate an event in lovely ways. So, we love to collaborate with talented designers that help our couples create the perfect paper suite for their wedding or event.

When it comes to the invitation though, what it says is just as important as how it looks. Your invitation must honor the right people, convey all the right information, and do it all in the right way. There are so many rules, and unless your name is Emily Post, you’ll likely need a bit of help finding the right words for your perfectly polite invite.

Cue: Aerialist Press. Not only are they talented designers, but they’re also experts on invitation etiquette. Today we are so excited to have Alexandra here on the One Fine Day blog to share her wisdom with us!

Happy Engagement season! Alexandra from Aerialist Press & Foiled Invitations here. A big thank you to the One Fine Day Events team for having us guest post with them today.

The time has come for you to plan your dream wedding and you’ve chosen the fabulous One Fine Day Events team to bring your big day to life! There are so many experiences through the planning process to get excited about, like selecting a beautiful save the date and wedding invite. But wait, are you thinking, how in the world do I word this? Not to worry! We’ve got you covered.

If you’re like most couples, you might find yourselves a little stumped when it comes to writing the proper verbiage on your thoughtfully designed wedding invitation. Our team wanted to make the process a quick and easy task on what we know is a long list of wedding to do’s! We created a pretty little info-graphic and guide explaining the different elements of a traditional wedding invite and what is involved in making sure your wedding invitation is etiquette-approved and true to your style. We also added in some tips and tricks providing an understanding around how many postage stamps are needed and a list of attire options.

InvitationWordingGuide(Blog)Need more inspiration? We created a full list of 21 wording examples for every celebration style we could think of. You can take a peek at the mega post up on “The Aerialist Blog”. We are also happy to answer any other questions you might have in the comments!



Venuelust interviews Stephanie Martin of One Fine Day Events

At One Fine Day Events we are constantly searching for fresh and vibrant spaces for our events to take place. It’s the best feeling to completely fall in love with a new venue and get excited about all the possibilities for making an event there an experience that everyone will remember forever. One Fine Day’s founder, Stephanie Martin, was recently interviewed by Venuelust – a company that shares our passion for unique celebration spaces around the globe. If this type of thing sparks your fancy as well, check out the full Q & A to hear Steph’s advice on finding and transforming the perfect Lake Tahoe location for your wedding. 


Venuelust is a digital media company that specializes in marketing “Off the beaten path” luxury venues for celebrations, getaways and experiences. It makes me giddy with excitement to visit their website and dream about what it would be like to, say, rent a private island for a family reunion. I really dig the site because similar to the philosophy behind One Fine Day Events, the website provides a customized experience. Depending on your style or event type you can search for venues that speak your language – from secret haciendas to castles to luxury safari camps! Here are a few that completely knocked my socks off. 




Fab Find | Rent the Runway

For all the ladies out there that have lots of weddings to attend this Summer but not lots of money to spend on wedding dresses, I have found the perfect company for you! Behold, Rent the Runway! Rent the Runway is a great company that lets you rent all the newest dresses by brilliant designers for a fraction of their retail cost. And best of all? They will ship you not one, but two sizes of the dress you order so you are guaranteed to find just the right size – Love it!


One Fine Day Events is a wedding planning company specializing in beautiful Lake Tahoe weddings!

Fab Find | Wanderable Wedding Registry

If you already live with your love, chances are you have all the typical wedding gifts. Nice sheets? check. Silverware? Check. So what’s the next best thing? Well, a fabulous vacation, of course!!

Wanderable helps your wedding guests send you on a dreamy honeymoon, with romantic dates and adventures. And best of all it manages your thank you cards for you – brilliant!

One Fine Day Events is a wedding planning and production company based in Lake Tahoe. We specialize in hand tailored weddings at private estates and resorts in North Lake Tahoe.

Fab Finds | Wed Buddy

Wedding Website are great for so many reasons! Not only do you get a chance to share your engagement story or sweet photos of you two as a couple, you can also keep your guests informed on everything there is to know about your wedding celebration. We have come across this great company called Wed Buddy – it’s a free program that guides couples through the website building process. See below for a few highlights of this great company!



WedBuddy gives you great tips for adding things you might forget to your website.



You can also send out e-invitations, manage your guest list, and share your favorite photos & stories. Best of all? It’s Free!



Be sure to check out WedBuddy when you’re creating your wedding website!!


One Fine Day Events is a wedding planning and production company based in Lake Tahoe. We specialized in hand tailored weddings at private estates and resorts in North Lake Tahoe.

The Big Wedding Movie + A GIVEAWAY!!

The Big Wedding – a hilarious movie about a charmingly modern family trying to survive a weekend-long wedding celebration – is out in Theatres tomorrow! And to celebrate it’s opening in Theatres, we are giving away a gift pack to one lucky winner!

The fab-u-lous gift pack includes:

-A Big Wedding Poster
– $25 gift card to 1-800-Flowers
– DVD pack of classic wedding movies
– Bubbles
– Breath Mints

With an all-star cast led by Robert DeNiro, Katherine Heigl, Diane Keaton, Amanda Seyfried, & Susan Sarandon and Robin Williams you know this movie is going to be hilarious! See below for contest rules and to enter!

Giveaway Rules:

Sign up is easy –  you can either enter your information in the raffle below, or log onto our Facebook page, look for The Big Wedding post, and enter to win! Must sign up by Thursday, May 9th, 2013.

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