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30 Jul 2010 Personalized Wedding Favors

A wedding is a special event and every couple wishes that everyone will remember that very special day of their lives. A traditional way to mark this day is by giving away small keepsakes to your guests that can be cherished and treasured for many years to come.

There is nothing better than personalized wedding favors to show your appreciation to all the people who come together to celebrate this very special day. Most guests love much personalized wedding favors because they symbolize uniqueness and originality.

You can consider The Cosmopolitan” Monogrammed Jewelry Pouch which is chic and elegant. The elegant pouch is extremely functional with 8 pockets to hold earrings, bracelets, charms, necklaces, and rings. The bottom of the jewelry pouch is padded for extra protection. The Cosmopolitan” jewelry pouch is lined with luxurious pink satin for that touch of extravagance for your jewels and the outside is made from easy-to-clean black polyester. An embroidered snap-on satin button finishes each bag off with the initial of the gift recipient.

The Personalized Shot Glass / Votive Holder can also be memorable keepsakes for your guests and will guarantee that your event will not be forgotten! These favors can be used as either votive holders or as shot glasses. They can be imprinted with a variety of graphics that will work for just about any theme! Include names and event date to make the personalization complete.

Thank each guest with a keepsake to remember you by. These wedding favor printed bud vases are hand printed with one of eight custom designs, to make a gift worth keeping for years to come.

You need to put in a little thought and planning while deciding on wedding favors. With the large range of wedding favors available it should make your decision easier and take less time.

30 Jul 2010 Fashion Accessories — Choosing the Right Ones
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Fashion accessories are the best way to personalize the way you look. Fashion is never complete without the use of fashion accessories. With changes in fashion trends, your wardrobe should have an ever changing collection of glasses, shoes, handbags, rings and watches. You should be able to choose the right combination of accessories but at the same time remember to not overdo it.

To choose the best set of accessories, focus on the color of your outfit. choose coordinating colored accessories until you have achieved the simple but fashionable accessories that compliment your outfit. In fact it is a much better idea to buy some classic pieces setting them off with some wow fashion accessories rather than spending a lot of money on outfits every season. Here are some cool fashion accessories that can say about your own personal style than clothes ever will.

The Port & Company B075 Essential Tote is a handy, versatile tote at a tremendous value. It is made with the highest grade of 600 denier polyester and has a large main section with self-fabric small pockets, left side pocket, web handles.

The Anvil 166 6-Panel Pigment-Dyed Twill Sandwich Cap is made from 100% cotton. Precurved bill has sandwich Navy trim and four-row stitching with matching-color sweatband, fabric closure with Velcro.

The Port & Company B518 Mesh Beach Bag with Contrast is the perfect take-along for a day at the beach! Made from 600 denier polyester and polyester mesh which allows water and sand to drain. It holds essentials like your beach towel, books and sunscreen. It will not mildew, rot or retain odors.

29 Jul 2010 Fabulous Beach Wedding Ideas

When planning for your big day, it is but natural to first think about a theme that would primarily govern your decorations, invitations and favors. The sun and the sand has always been a huge hit with brides and grooms. A perfectly planned beach wedding can be the ultimate choice for you and your guests.
Beach parties and weddings are the most glamorous ones and incorporate color, glitz and all things bright and beautiful. You can start things off by sending out beach themed invitations and a small amount of white sand in each guest’s wedding invitation. You can really do up your party with mini beach pails, wooden sailboat decoration, beach wine charms, beach candle champagne glasses, sand shell candle centerpieces and beach theme place card holders.

Bridesmaids and groomsmen could wear beach wedding colors in shades of ocean green, sky blue, and sand beige. The wedding cake can either be lime, pineapple or chocolate with some mango sauce. A reggae beat or some Caribbean tunes would be just perfect to set the mood. Some ocean themed place card holder favors, beach themed photo frames, starfish design bottle stopper favors or scallop shell bottle stopper favors in a personality box would be inexpensive and the perfect giveaways for your guests. Everything from a sand filled invitation, citrus cake to beach theme favors would play their part in making a beach wedding exotic.

29 Jul 2010 Embroidered Clothing
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Embroidered clothing has been around for more than a decade now with different symbols and words stitched into clothing for a more stylish and personalized look. Outerwear has a totally different appeal with hand or machine embroidery. Embroidered or silk screen printed clothing lasts for a longer time and is great value for money. You can very easily turn a plain solid color tee into a personal fashion statement by getting your favorite quote or logo embroidered on them.

Finding good embroidered clothing has become extremely easy because of the number of online fashion apparel stores. Embroidered or screen printed T-shirts have become almost an essential wardrobe element for fashion conscious men, women and teens. Apart from the grown ups, embroidered baby clothing has also become widely popular as a unique and personalized gift. Personalized t-shirts, sweaters, sweat suits and bath robes for kids are the in-thing as far as kids fashion is concerned. These are just right for everyday wear and are super comfortable. You can have them embroidered in a number of ways like including monogrammed block, script or funky style lettering to match your little one’s unique personality.

While shopping for embroidered clothing, keep an eye out for the quality of the garment. Find out the facts about the supplier you intend to deal with before you send them money or an order. It is best to use a supplier that has his own Screen print and Embroidery machines. Any reputed supplier will be trading with known brands and if they are not it’s time to get those running shoes on again!!

28 Jul 2010 Planning a Baby Shower

Do you feel that throwing a baby shower can be a daunting task? But it isn’t really a mammoth task if you know how to plan it right and where to look for the best supplies. Baby showers can be described as a celebration of new life, family and love. As a host or hostess, there are some finer points and subtle details that you can look into to make the event a huge success.

The three most important elements of planning on a baby shower are to decide on who will be hosting the party-an individual or whether it would be co-hosted, what would be the central theme of the shower and where it’d take place. Drawing up a guest list is what will come next. Once all these are done, you can get started on the little things like deciding on baby shower souvenirs and decorations. The best way to go is to plan on a theme and have everything else contribute towards it. Themes can add so many dimensions to a baby shower, and you can do just about anything from the color pink to the season in which baby will be arriving.

Once you have everything else set up, start sending out invitations, shop for decorations and create the perfect menu. If you are working on a budget, then look for some low cost baby shower favors like baby shower sailboats, crystal baby pacifier, baby shower key chain favors and the like which are easily available at online gift and party supplies stores. There are no rules to really abide by when it comes to baby showers. So you can just go ahead and express your creative side to make your baby welcoming event unique and wonderful.

28 Jul 2010 Sports Apparel Fashion
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The apparel industry is vast and far reaching as there are segments of apparel that are designed to suit different tastes in fashion. From the haute couture houses offering designer garments to the local store stocking wholesale discount apparel, there is something for each one. Amongst all these, sports wear, be it athletic apparel or yoga apparel or even running apparel has become particularly popular.

Slim and fit designs and crafted from materials that are suitable for exercise, these clothes allow easy movement. From casual tees, mesh shorts to track pants—they are just perfect for a long walk or a day at the golf course. Sports apparel is stylish and comfortable and the right accessory that an active individual needs.

Check out the Adidas A60 Men’s ClimaLite Tech Pencil Stripe Polo is made from 100% polyester with UV and anti-microbial finish. The perfect sports shirt with a contrast Adidas logo on back neck yoke.

The Jerzees 4850BP Youth Super Sweats is made of 50/50 cotton/poly fleece with NuBlend. The perfect match with a sports tee- kids can stay comfortable and cool even during workouts.

For athletic women, the Alternative AA1003 Women’s Backstage T-Shirt is a regular fit, satin washed short-sleeve T-shirt. 1×1 set-in ribbed collar. It is taped shoulder-to-shoulder for the perfect fit.

Have fun and express yourself in style with branded sports apparel.

27 Jul 2010 Baptism Party Favors and Decorations

According to Christian tradition baptism is an event where the infant being received into the loving care of the church. The spirit of the occasion is best captured by the decorations that are used. The religious tradition should be honored by choosing the right theme, color scheme and detail. The basic color tones that are conventionally used are pink and blue. But you can unleash your creativity by choosing different color themes and making your party a memorable event.

So it makes sense to plan in advance and decide on each little detail of your party. Starting from researching on christening giveaway favors, table decorations, baptism centerpiece ideas to the food, theme and other party supplies-the list is indeed endless.

If you are prefer shopping from the very comforts of your own home, then online stores dealing in party favors and supplies would be your best bet. You can find most of all you need for your party in these stores. From baptism floral centerpieces to inexpensive personalized communion favors-they are just a click away.

Check out some really nice and affordable communion party favors like the Cross Design Candle Lamp Favors and let the true spirit of the day shine through with these cross design candle lamps as your religious occasion favors.

Personalized favors such as the Personalized Baby Christening Premium Tea Packet Favors are sure to be a hit at any event. Place one at each table setting as an added thank you to your guests. They are sure to love these premium quality delicious teas.

You can express your creative side with a Murano art deco collection solid crystal cross. Made of solid quality crystal these standing crosses have unique design and are accented with perfectly placed crystals.

27 Jul 2010 Screen Printed T-shirts
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Have you tried out a screen printed T-shirt? Who doesn’t love wearing custom T-shirts. They’re cheap, comfortable and best of all, they make a statement. Silk screen printing is one of the most commonly used methods of making T-shirts with a personal message and even are a great way of designing company uniforms.

Whether you’re an entrepreneur looking for a business, an artistic stay-at-home mom or a teenager on your summer break, t-shirts are a great way to have fun expressing yourself and of course staying comfortable. A screen printed t-shirt provides an excellent platform for the customer to choose a t-shirt that reflects his personality. Normally, these shirts contain a slogan, picture, cartoon, joke or any kind of statement that goes in tune with the wearer’s personal style.

Check out some amazing styles in T-shirts that can be used to make custom screen printed T-shirts.

The Rabbit Skins 3380 Toddler Ringer T-Shirt is ideal for toddlers and is a 100% cotton jersey with contrast double-needle ribbed binding on neck and sleeves.

The Hanes 5586 Tagless 6.1 oz. Long is a 100% heavyweight, preshrunk, open-end cotton jersey. It is tagless for ultimate neck comfort. It comes with double-needle cover seamed neck and shoulder-to-shoulder tape.

The Anvil 652 Women’s V-Neck T-Shirt is a made from100% heavyweight preshrunk cotton. It has short sleeves and crossover V-neck, 1/2″ rib neck trim and double-needle hemmed sleeves and bottom.

The comfortable fabrics, excellent designs and freedom of choice make screen printed T-shirts wildly popular.

26 Jul 2010 Baptism Souvenirs – What You Need to Know

There are many different types of baptism souvenirs available for those who are planning their child’s christening. Parents want everything to be perfect when it comes to the christening event. Deciding on the right baptism favors is probably one of the most important tasks while planning on the christening event. Here are four pointers you need to include to make these little giveaways extra special.

Make sure that baptism favors are spiritual so that they serve as a reminder of a religious event. The first communion party favors feature Christian symbols such as a cross, Bible, dove, Noah’s ark, rainbow or angels.

The baptismal souvenirs should be ideally practical that can be a keepsake for your guests. First communion frames favors, baptism favors bookmarks are some examples of things that your family and friends will hold on to and use for a long time.

It is best to try and find something unique for your guests. Take a little time to search online and you’ll find there are many companies with a wide variety of christening favors to offer. Candy wrappers with a baptismal design or Silver Cross Themed Candle Favors can be just great for the occasion.

Personalized communion favors are always appreciated by guests. Look for items that can be inscribed with your baby’s name and the date he or she was baptized. Items like Destination Love Collection cross design luggage tags or Personalized Baby Christening Travel Candle Favors are elegant and can contain personalized event information.

The idea is to give your friends and family something to cherish. With a little research and planning, you can easily find christening souvenirs ideas.

26 Jul 2010 Casual Fashion Starts With T-Shirts
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T-shirts have become the mainstay of fashion in recent times. Designer T-shirts, customized ones, theme T-shirts and more varieties of the basic tees have become popular with kids, teens and adults alike. T-shirts are the best form of casual clothing which can be sported with style and still keep you cool.

Relaxed tees, thermals, hoodies or casual jackets—each piece of clothing is just perfect for men and women who prefer the right amount of stretch and style. The rage of the day is to wear comfortable activewear which allows freedom of movement and add grace.

Exploring the district threads range of clothing is like finding your way and discovering your district. With District Threads you get quality—the best fabrics and construction that won’t let you down.

The District Threads DT502 Tricot Track Pant is roomy and soft and is comfortable and coordinate perfectly with the guys’ track jacket.

The District Threads DT104C Camo Perfect Weight District Tee is now crafted from denser cotton knit for super softness and less shrinkage. We call it ‘perfect weight;’ you’ll call it perfectly amazing! The 40-singles yarn count fabric adds a smooth hand and a wonderful drape to keep you looking great.

The District Threads DT3000 Modern Pique Polo is an instant classic, this shirt offers a soft, comfortable look for easygoing style.