SMP Welcomes...Our Advertisers!
September 12, 2009

Once a month, we take a time-out to give a great big warm welcome to our newest advertisers. We hand-pick vendors that will add personalized style to your wedding and your life. So every now and then we get to do a little bragging about these wonderful companies and their innovative and beautiful products and services. Welcome to SMP!


First up, the charming boutique, Layla Grayce. This lovely online shop has a truly remarkable collection of items for your home and life... furniture, bedding, kitchen and tabletop accessories, lighting, fabric and even clothing. Everything from cottage chic to urban couture, Layla Grayce has and endless supply of must-haves and decorating inspiration. But the very best part is... they have a wedding registry. Yay!

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You will seriously be swept off your feet by all their gorgeous products and their effortlessly chic style.

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Our next latest and greatest advertiser is 13 Creative. Jenn White Topliff, the beauty and the brains behind this full service design firm, specializes in high-quality, custom invitations. 13 Creative has a real knack for clever construction. She can dream up the kind of artistic and witty designs that will have your guests jumping for joy.

13 Creative

13 Creative's website is full of invitation eye-candy. All her pieces are beautifully crafted to introduce your wedding as the truly unique occasion that it is.

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If you're looking to add some perfect handmade touches to your big day, you need to check out Maihar Designs. They are the creators of one-of-a-kind ring bearer pillows and wedding day accessories. All of their custom made pieces make beautiful keepsakes. They also offer delightful flower girl wands and hair petals, all hand-sewn with the same love as their blissful little pillows.

13 Creative

And we have a little something special just for you... One lucky SMP bride will win a $75 gift card from Maihar Designs. Just click here to enter the drawing. They are ALSO offering a 10% off to SMP readers. So head on over to their site to get your exclusive SMP discount then swing by their Etsy shop to see even more of their magnificent creations.

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It's always exciting to find new cool vendors and ModCloth is certainly of them. This hip online boutique is a unique mix of vintage pieces, indie designers, and retro style. But you won't get the usual sticker shock that comes with trendy duds... ModCloth is super affordable, so you can be super fabulous without breaking the bank.


ModCloth always has tons of fresh new items for your closet and home. Without a doubt a great spot for some fashion inspiration and maybe even that perfect vintage clutch for your wedding day.

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Our next two advertisers have you covered, literally... clothing, veils, invitations, tanks and tees, custom placecards, candles, and favors. If you need it, they have it. is a great stop for the bride who doesn't have a lot of extra time on her hands and let's face it, that's all of us. They have everything from custom invitations to shower favors, and wedding decor to bachelorette gifts *wink* *wink*. They carry all the cute little accessories and custom details that you need to help you carry out your wedding day style.

Simply Wedding Stuff

I know a lot of you loved the idea of the custom labels on the chocolate bars from the bridal shower we featured earlier this week... well, guess what? They have those too AND you can personalize the wrapper right then and there. Voilà!

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Last, but definitely not least, Advantage Bridal. They have a HUGE selection of wedding favors, custom invitations, bridal jewelry, flower girl dresses, personalized gifts... and (drumroll please), SHOES. This is truly one stop shopping. I love the idea of these monogrammed cosmetic bags for your bridesmaids!


Easy ordering, speedy delivery and top-notch customer service will leave you feeling completely stress-free. So when people tell you they've never seen such a relaxed bride... it won't be a surprise. Happy Shopping!

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So, thank you so very much to all of our advertisers! Show them some support by taking a moment to browse through their sites... not only does each provide excellent services and products, but you might even find a new spot for some inspiration. Welcome to SMP!