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Personalized & Stylized with Softsoap®


Personalization mixed with style is the key to getting the details right with any event. That’s why when we heard about a new customizable product line by Softsoap®, we couldn’t wait to get our hands on it!

Softsoap® introduced a unique line of customizable hand soaps that you can make just for you and your special event. Mix and match soap scents and colors and upload your own designs to create your own look. Choose from design elements like layouts, backgrounds, fonts and colors! I’m in design heaven!

Take a peek at what we created!

AMANDA JULCA_Styling Amorgos_ BLUE bottle

CSTUDIOS - T554 - shannon benji PURPLE

Creating these were SUPER easy and fun to do. It literally takes a few minutes, in 3 easy steps:

  1. Select your formula
  2. Select a design
  3. Make it yours and POOF! You’ve got an adorable customized bottle!

There are four scents to choose from – Fresh Scent, Wild Basil & Lime, Peony & Plum and Jasmine & Mint. My personal favorite is the Fresh Scent.


There’s a nice mix of different layouts to try. You’ve got five templates that are perfect for photos or your special messages. I loved coordinating the scent with the background and perfect image for one of my events. The Softsoap® website also provides several inspirational designs for weddings, parties and special events.


I know those creative wheels are tuning and you want to try your hand at a design! Lucky you because I’m awarding a reader/follower one of my customized Softsoap® bottles! It’s easy, here’s all you have to do:

  1. Create your own custom bottle design here
  2. Share your designs on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram
  3. Include my account handle for that particular social media platform (so I can see it and you can win!)
  4. For Twitter – @blissevents
  5. For Facebook – @blisseventdesign
  6. For Instagram – @blissevents
  7. Tag a friend to join in on the fun
  8. Make sure you mention #MySoftsoap in your caption
  9. Don’t forget to use KASEY10 to receive 10% off all orders with under 10 bottles (promo code valid until 5/5/2018)

But if you’re in a super soapy mood, orders of 10+ or more can enjoy the bulk discount. And there you go! You’re in the running to win one of my customized bottle designs! Go get inspired and show me what you created!

Disclosure: I was selected for this opportunity and the content and opinions expressed here are all my own.

Sale! Minted Thank You Notes



I have a confession…I’m a hoarder of all things paper.  In my opinion, you can never have enough note cards, post it notes, thank you notes, or cute pens.  I have paper from when I was a child still tucked away because it’s too pretty to use!  Not kidding.  You should see my collection of personalized thank you notes! It’s impressive!

Minted makes printing custom notes a snap!  From now through July 20th you can take 15% off your own custom thank you note order.   Use code THANKYOU 15% off at check out.

Happy Shopping!



Pintrest: Marquee Letter


Today marks a month adventure though the world of Pinterest Crafts!

I’m Maggie, one of the interns (I like to think of myself as the crafty one. Paige is the brains!) here at Bliss Wedding & Event Design.  I have been given this month to show you how doable some of these crafts we see on Pinterest are.  Lucky me because I’mm ambitious and would like to think that I can do everything I see! But as a recreational crafter, I have limits and some of those crafts we see are done by people who do nothing other than that!

But when it comes to weddings in particular I would have to say that most times, I can only do the same thing about 5 to 9 times before I want to hurt everything mostly because I find the work to become too tedious. At a wedding you have at least 10 tables and well I am reaching my upper limit at that point, BUT that should not scare you away from doing maybe one DIY project! So I am going to show you the good the bad and the ugly from my month of DI[wh]Y projects. Some will look awesome others may not. Keep your eyes peeled for the photo lantern. I am already having nightmares about that one! But today’s craft was pretty simple and lost cost. It would be a cute decoration for your wedding.

Large Cardboard letter ( I got mine at Joann’s)
White paint Globe Christmas tree lights ( LED or Normal, but I saw use LED they get less hot)
X acto knife

1. You will need to paint the letter white and let dry fully.


2. Next you take the X-acto knife and cut out the back, but not to close to the edges. I would say the cut needs to be about two inches wide.

3. This is the tricky step. You will need to space the light blubs and then cutting an X pattern on the painted side of the letter you will mark where all the letters go.


4. after cutting all the X’s you will need to push the end of the light bulb thought he middle of the X. Do this for all of them.

5. Then if you have a letter like mine you need to remove the zig zaggy cardboard, so that you can do the next step.


 6. Time to reach the light blubs with the cord. This takes some patience and a willingness to fiddle with it. But once you get the first few the rest are as easy as pie!



 Very cute and inexpensive was to put your initials up somewhere at the wedding.

Happy Crafting!

 xoxo, Maggie

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