We’ve all been there. Your nearest and dearest are tying the knot and you want to do something extra special to commemorate the big day. But finding that perfect wedding gift? It’s not always easy. Enter Grace Portraits, the fab boutique that creates custom, hand-drawn portraits from your fave pics that are equal parts awesome + unique. This, loves, is gifting in the most meaningful of ways.
With Grace Portraits, you’ll be presenting your loved ones with one of the most breathtaking gifts they will ever receive. Think a stunning piece of art commissioned by a local Bay Area artist that can be passed down through generations for a gift they’ll cherish for always. And with Grace Portraits, you don’t have to wait until there’s a wedding! Order an amazing drawing for an anniversary gift, engagement present, Father’s Day or even your niece’s first birthday… you can even commission your very own drawing to display on your wedding day. That, my friends, is beyond amazing.
Contact Grace Portraits TODAY to begin working on your masterpiece. You’ll be blown away by their awesome customer service as they help you choose the perfect picture, and walk with you step by step throughout the process… you’ll even get a scan of your drawing before final shipment, to make sure it’s everything you ever wanted! Not to mention that when all is said and done, you’ll receive everything in customized monogrammed packaging, complete with a note from the artist. We love that.
What: Get a 20% discount on all online portrait orders placed by midnight on Monday, May 25, 2015 by using promotion code MEMDAYSALE.
How: Users need to complete their purchase on the Grace Portraits’ website before midnight on 5/25/15 and use promo code MEMDAYSALE to receive the 20% discount.
No occasion? No problem. Order now to take advantage of this deal and you’ll receive a Grace Portrait credit for when you are ready to get started. Shipping preference and delivery date are given in the order in which purchases are received. Grace Portrait is already taking pre-orders through December 2015, so make sure you place your order now to ensure you can get it by your desired date!
Napa Valley has IT. And by IT, I mean that little something special that takes your wedding day to levels of amazing you never even knew existed. Think acres upon acres of rolling vineyards, delicious wine, uber-tasty cuisine and some of the most breathtaking views you will ever lay your eyes upon… and that’s just the beginning. The world’s most perfect wedding locale? Yes, indeed.
A little slice of Northern California paradise, Napa Valley has everything you’ll ever need to make your Big Day as magical as you ever imagined. From the luxurious resorts and picturesque gardens to the amazing vineyards and wineries, there isn’t a spot in this beautiful valley that isn’t perfect for saying “I do” and dancing the night away. So whether you’re a classic couple looking to celebrate in a glamorous ballroom affair or a rustic chic duo hoping to tie the knot under the stars, Napa Valley is THE place where every last one of your dreams will come true… and in true luxury.
Contact the Napa Valley today for free assistance in planning your dream day. An entire world of amazing venues, top-notch accommodations and California sunshine awaits you.
There are bridal salons, and there are personalized bridal salons like JINZA Couture Bridal. A place where beautiful collections and breathtaking custom creations join forces with the most amazing customer service you’ll ever experience to create an individually crafted design made just for you. Think private appointments with top-notch consultants or your very own personal designer, aka, a team of wedding geniuses that know a thing or two about making you look awesome for your special occasion.
Serving Bay Area brides since 2002, JINZA Couture Bridal’s new and exclusive Los Angeles boutique is now open in the heart of West Hollywood (933 N La Cienega Blvd), which means that even more brides get to experience the gorgeous gowns and attention to detail that JINZA Couture Bridal is so well-known for. Imagine a timeless piece created from scratch using only the finest of fabrics with custom tailoring to fit your figure perfectly, alterations included. Brides can try on a range of gowns or mold a custom creation.
Explore high fashion styles, updated classics, unconventional sheaths, opulent ball gowns, the popular soft mermaid style and JINZA’s own signature couture designs at the new Los Angeles boutique. Each gown is light weight and comfortable (no shape wear or bra needed!), so that you can dance the night away with the one you love. And you can complete your bridal ensemble with a veil, jewelry and shoes all available at JINZA Couture Bridal. Amazing.
Classic, elegant and totally sophisticated – contact JINZA Couture Bridal TODAY to begin creating that dress of your dreams. Take it from someone who knows – it will be the best decision you’ll ever make.
There is something so special about having your wedding day captured on film for you and your honey to relive over and over again. And when the film is done by the insanely creative Northern California boutique cinematography company Marmalade Sky Films, you’ll find any excuse to press play.
Behind the lens is a team of best friends, Eugene + Matt, who worked in the film industry prior to discovering their passion for wedding cinematography. Thanks to this experience, every film they create is based in a deep love for visual storytelling. Their films capture all the special moments of the couple’s big day, from the kisses to the laughter and tears, in a way that is authentic and genuine, to tell each couple’s individual and unique love story.
Are you head-over-heels yet? Well now’s the time to book your big day with Marmalade Sky Films because they’re giving SMP readers who book before September 2015 $200 off a Wedding Cinematography Package of their choice! Simply mention this post when booking to redeem the offer. Check out their packages here.
Oh and there’s more! Marmalade Sky Films is giving one lucky reader a Save the Date film shot on Full HD ($499 value).
To enter:Comment on this post with why you’d love to have Marmalade Sky Films tell the story of you and your honey!
To win: A winner will be randomly chosen and announced in WIUP on Friday, April 24, 2015.
The details: Session must take place in San Francisco or mutually agreed upon location on mutually agreed upon date. The giveaway includes session time and one Engagement Video or Save the Date Invitation video (30 seconds to 1 minute in length).
You may or may not have heard, but here at SMP, we are slightly obsessed with all things fashion. Okay, okay… we live for it. So when it comes to chic wedding day attire, you know Modern Kimono ranks high atop our must-have lists. I’m talking luxurious robes in 100% premium, designer cotton that are perfect for you and your maids. Getting ready in style has never looked better, or more sophisticated.
Made to order in San Francisco, Modern Kimono is putting a sweet spin on getting ready attire with stylish robes that you and your besties are sure to rock long after your big day. That’s because Modern Kimono robes are created to be equal parts functional and pretty. Imagine sleek, modern designs complete with patch pockets or inseam side pockets (YES), 3/4 length sleeves (worry-free for putting on makeup or washing your hands), rounded necklines and fits that are made to order. That means your 6′ tall bridesmaid will be just as comfortable as your 5’4″ bestie. And they also include a darling craft paper hang tag (with grosgrain ribbon!) with each of your bridesmaids’ names written on it. We love that.
Visit Modern Kimono today to order your maids the best gift they’ll ever receive. And don’t forget to check out the mid-calf lengths for mothers and mother-in-laws, plus the sweet robes for your flower girls!
What:Modern Kimono is giving away a robe of your choice to one lucky reader! (Value $60)
How: To enter, simply leave a comment below telling us why you can’t wait to rock a Modern Kimono robe on your big day!
Who: A winner, chosen completely at random, will be announced right here on SMP on April 17, 2015. For terms and conditions, click here. Good luck, lovelies!