Well SMP’ers, we’re well into August, at the height of summer and wedding season, so we thought we’d slow down for a quick minute and take an extra special time-out to welcome our brand spankin’ new advertisers this month. So whether you’re heading out to do some dress shopping, getting ready to attend a fabulous wedding, or are just catching up on some much-needed rest this weekend, check out our newest additions to SMP and join us in extending a big, friendly, SMP Welcome!

When you sleep, do your dreams consist of light, airy images of gorgeous, custom Invitations floating around, just begging you to attend the fabulous bash they tell of? Yeah. So do ours. Which is why you should check out Delphine. Delphine is everything you’ve ever wished for in regards to stunning Invitations–Fully customizable allowing complete control over ink, colors, fonts, papers, envelopes and more, all available in letterpress or flat print and ready to instantly preview right online using their fancy-schmancy technology. And we aren’t just talking Invitations. Complete suites of goodies are available, starting with save-the-dates and including all day-of essentials such as menus, programs covers, coasters, matches, stir sticks, cocktail napkins, party bags and stickers. Woo-hoo!!

Great stuff, huh? Well you can have it all for yourself, and Delphine is showing some SMP love to all our readers, offering 10% off your next purchase! Just use the code: StyleMePretty (all one word) before October 15, 2011 and you’re all set to choose from Delphine’s designs that range from traditional to contemporary to vintage, modern, floral, bold and anything you can dream up in between.

Whether you’re a bride-to-be, or have already taken your walk down the aisle, we could all use a little advice once in a while. And not the unsolicited kind! With Marriage.com, you can get interactive, real-time advice for your wedding, marriage and more. Topics range from knowing when its time to propose, to gift ideas for your bridesmaids and how to discuss parenting with your husband. Simply login, start following any of the categories on the site, and you will get a personal feed of relevant blog articles, conversations and pictures from experts and couples alike.


In addition to great advice, Marriage.com and Whiteflash are partnering up to bring you their Something Blue Sweepstakes. And by something blue, we mean something blue and sparkly(!) for your wardrobe. Just register on Marriage.com between Monday, August 8th and Friday, August 19th, start a conversation about any topic (wedding planning, relationships and more) and that’s it! You’ll be entered into the sweepstakes. And what’s up for grabs, you ask? A stunning Diamond & Sapphire Necklace, Bracelet or pair of earrings…your choice! So pop on over to Marriage.com and good luck!

So you’ve put together a wedding that is sure to have your guests talking for years to come. Wouldn’t it be great to send them home with a favor that also will last and remind them of all that dancing and dining well after you’ve left for your honeymoon? Plant a Memory is just the place to find quality, eco friendly wedding favors that are inspired by nature and totally unique.  And with choices like Live Tree Seedlings, Bulbs such as Tulips, Iris and Daffodils and even treats like Gourmet Honey and new to the mix, All Natural Soaps in Peppermint Green and Citrus Orange, you can create a thank-you that suits your style.

Isn’t this just the greatest idea? Your guests will be so excited to return home with some swag from Plant a Memory. And you’ll love that they can be personalized. All favors come with a thank you message that can be customized to your liking. To see lots of eco-cool ideas and to add a touch of ‘green’ to your wedding day, take a peek at Plant a Memory’s site. Your guests will thank you!

In Italian, “Bel Canto” literally means “beautiful singing”. And we’re telling you, one look at the stunning creations and pieces that Bel Canto Designs has to show, and your vintage-loving heart will be singing out in joy! Armed with a passion for hunting down beautiful vintage jewelry with rhinestones and pearls and all-things sparkly and fab, Bel Canto Designs has an array of vintage and vintage-inspired designs that have been lovingly restored, reworked and restyled into everything you could possibly need or dream of for you and your bridal party on your big day. With Hair combs, clips and ribbons, Bracelets and broaches, necklaces, sashes and more, if you’re looking for a ‘something old’ or a ‘something new’, to add to your ensemble, you will not be disappointed.

If these super gorgeous pieces photographed by Davis Palmer have you hooked and looking for some Vintage-goodness of your own, then today may be your lucky day! Bel Canto Designs is offering a Giveaway1 SMP Reader will win the “AVA” Earrings (pictured above, top left) in her choice of either clear or blue.  They are 2 ¾ inch long, Swarovski crystal rhinestone pave with a large stone at the bottom of the drop. To enter, simply comment below with your favorite item from the Bel Canto website.The winner will be announced in the wrap up post next Friday, August 19. Read full rules and regulations here. Good luck!!

So that wraps up another month of spectacular new advertisers. Take a swing by their websites where there is even more fabulousness to be had and join us in welcoming each and every one of them to the pretty party that is Style Me Pretty. We’re delighted to have you along for the ride!