February 10, 2011

Roses and Red Velvet

In the spirit of Valentine's Day, which is just around the corner, here's a bit of inspiration for a lovely bridal shower. Romantics will agree that red roses and sweet red velvet are perfect for honoring a bride-to-be who is head over heels for her groom.
Roses and Red Velvet

In addition to a gorgeous red-velvet cake (decorated with roses, of course!), red velvet whoopie pies are perfect to serve at a shower -- My Cupcake Journey, Martha Stewart

This invitation, printed with soy-based inks on 100% recycled paper, is perfectly vibrant and sweet -- Grey's Greetings, available at FineStationery.com

As the bride, dress in romantic red. This cocktail dress features a hem that looks like blooming roses -- ModCloth

At each place setting, place a box of candies tied up with a satin ribbon and a crepe paper rose -- Martha Stewart