Invitation Maven

Why You Should Hire an Event Planner – Even During a Pandemic

A real-life story about how an event planner didn’t let high winds blow everything for her client I have written a few articles stressing the importance of hiring a professional event planner (you can read many of the reasons why in my articles, here and here). As an event professional who is often on-site while … Read more

Neon Wedding Invitation by Invitation Maven Featured in The Knot

Teal Hot Pink Wedding Invitation - Missy and Peter

Invitation Maven is proud to announce that one of our custom invitation suites was just featured in The Knot! Missy and Peter had a distinct vision for their February 2020 wedding: NEON, and the colors in the invitation suite introduced Missy and Peter’s guests to their unique neon color palate. As you can see in … Read more

Eloping Due to COVID-19: What to Consider

Due to Coronavirus (or COVID-19), couples more than ever are looking for information and guidance about eloping. I am always looking for good information to share with my readers. As it happens, I recently met Morgan Pirkle through a wedding industry networking group, and was excited to share her expertise with you. She is a … Read more

Fun with Postage – Dress up your envelopes with vintage stamps

Picture of envelope showing selection of vintage stamps

One of my favorite ways to complete an invitation suite is with a custom postage stamp. It tells guests that there is something special inside the envelope and gets them excited to see what it is. Unfortunately, the United States Postal Service will be discontinuing its personalized postage program. According to a May 7, 2020 … Read more

Invitation Maven Participates in Local Snack Drive for Los Angeles area Covid-19 Front Line Workers

Snack Drive with signs that thank front-line workers

My good friend Lisa Kodimer is a true visionary. She has so many great ideas, they’re coming out of her eyeballs. Most of her ideas revolve around helping others. And she has an amazing network of friends and volunteers who help turn her ideas into action. Her latest project is a local snack drive for … Read more