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Wedding Stationery - There Are More Choices Than You Think.

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When you think of wedding stationery, you probably think of the wedding suite: invitation, reception card and response card.

But there are so many things that happen before you send your wedding invitations that you need to let people know about and invite them to. Lucky for you, there’s adorable, fashionable stationery designed for each and every one of those pre-wedding events: Engagement, Save the Date, Bridal Shower, Bachelorette Party and Rehearsal Dinner!

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The Cutting of the Wedding Cake and Its History

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The tradition of the wedding cake dates back to the Roman Empire.  The custom was for the groom to break the cake over the bride’s head to symbolize the end of the bride’s virginity, guarantee fertility, and the beginning of her husband’s power over her.  This was usually done with a loaf of bread as cakes weren’t created them.  The guests would take part by taking a piece of the broken wedding cake in hopes they would also get good luck and fortune.

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