After doing hours and hours of research, we are giddy to bring you the best wedding vendors on the planet.  These vendors totally get the SMP Seal of Approval!   Each month, we bring you a variety of superstar vendors (big and small) that offer a variety to services and products to make your wedding planning that much easier.  And let’s face it, who doesn’t want their wedding planning to be easier?!  So, without further ado…

Inspired by ideas from green wedding blogs, green wedding guides and bridal magazines, Dream Green Weddings offers a “hand-picked” collection of the finest eco-friendly wedding specialties…

The Dream Green Weddings collection includes environmentally friendly wedding invitations printed on a variety of paper choices including 100% post consumer waste recycled paper with vegetable-based inks, tree-free paper, or the popular seeded invitations that grow flowers when planted. Eco-favors include real tree seedlings, favors made from sustainable bamboo wood, plantable favors and placecards, handmade favors, and organic “spa” soap favors. Their super cute website also features all-natural wedding candles made from beeswax, soy or palm, earth friendly decorations, organic bath and beauty products, and Fair Trade gifts for the wedding party.  Trust us, everything on this site is gorgeous!  We love companies that are committed to environmental and social responsibility.  Hooray for Dream Green Wedding!

By now, you know how much we adore customized jewelry!  We couldn’t help but fall head over heels in love with this fabulous designer. Handmade by Rachel Blakley, Elephantine Jewelry is wearable, pretty and personable. Rachel loves working with brides to customize gifts for their bridesmaids or to create a unique piece for the bride herself…

Based in Seattle, Elephantine Jewelry has a unique feel that is completely made to order.  Rachel prides herself in exceptional customer service and will get back to you within 24 hours (usually sooner).  Now that is impressive!

Next up, a stunning line of hair pieces from Cherry Blossom Beadworks.  You name it, they will create it for you!  All hair pieces are handmade, one at a time and with the best materials around.  Swarovski crystals, sterling silver.  The best!

 Do you want to hear something really cool?!  They can even incorporate old jewelry into a new keepsake.  Just imagine walking down the aisle rockin’ your nana’s costume jewelry.  Ah-mazing!  Owner Becky Kim is so excited about her venture that she is offering SMP readers 25% your total purchase.  Just use the coupon code smpreader810 at checkout.  Sweet!

By now, you all know that SMP has a soft spot in our hearts for custom designed stationery.  We are 100% swooning over this new line of paper products from The Lettered Olive.

Event designer extraordinaire Tara Guerard is the mastermind behind this stunning line of couture wedding suites.  The Lettered Olive is available to any style-conscience bride who has been dreaming of custom wedding invites.  In addition to wedding invitations, The Lettered Olive can also create all of your coordinating pieces.  From Save-the-Dates to label addressing.  They do. it. ALL!  And they do it all…quite fabulously.

So a HUGE welcome to all of our newest advertising partners.  We are thrilled to have your here at SMP! Yay! Have a fabulous weekend.