Yes, thats right I said Gentlemen’s Bachelorette. This is not a typo. For those looking for an alternative to the tradition – filled with ideas on themes, decor, what to wear, party favors/gifts, and menu inspiration. How to Plan a Gentlemen’s Bachelorette Theme and Location Casino Royale – Poker Night Saloon/Pub – Crazy Eights Rack […]
Before you can start your wedding guest list you need to know what type of event you are planning and how many guests your venue can accommodate. If you have a venue in mind, check with them about capacity. If it’s a destination wedding, you might also need to consider accommodations. Think about the sort […]
Hello! I'm Tasha - the creative behind AmpersandInk. This blog is where I will document creative projects. You will find ideas for your celebrations, date nights for couples and families, creative themed gifts, party favors, and my favorite recipes.
Making Memories with a Family Game Night Tin As kids, whenever our family went on a camping trip, we would bring this old Jack Daniels tin filled with games that we would play after dinner, with the sun setting in the distance. I have a lot of great memories of those camping trips. This game-tin […]
For my parents anniversary, I wanted to make spaghetti and meatballs. This decision inspired a Date Night with Lady and the Tramp with dinner and movie. As kids my sister and I would put on these elaborate themed surprise date nights for our parents. And now that I am grown, I have kept up with this tradition. […]
As you begin to build your wedding invitation suite we start with the foundation: printing method and paper. There are three basic types of paper for wedding invitations. Text Paper Paper Weight: 24 to 80lb / 35 gsm to 118 gsm Most commonly used at work/home, your basic copy/print ‘letterhead‘ paper. Stationery uses: envelopes, envelope […]
Presentation is all about the details, a mix of design and texture. Wrap your invitation with personality. Just like wrapping a present, the details will enhance or distract from the overall look, so you want something subtle but complementary. Let’s tie it all together right from the start. Wrap it up in a bow, tie […]