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Too Chic & Little Shab – Who is behind all the magic

After a long but busy hiatus, who is behind all the magic that takes place here at Too Chic & Little Shab. The designer of all invitations, the creator, the owner, the operator…meet Julie. Her husband and children, And warm cups of coffee, Traveling, rescuing doggies and do-it- yourself-ing  Vintage invitations tied up with strings… These are […]

Teal Beach Wedding Invitations

I’ve had the privilege of working with many brides on their destination wedding invitations. A handful of times in a place that is near and dear to my heart. The white sandy beaches of Miramar Beach near Destin, Florida. Just about a year ago this weekend my little sis got married there. You see, this area is […]

Back to School Blues

While most of this blog is intended to share the exciting new projects and invitation designs we are working on here at Too Chic & Little Shab, today I want to break from that(Even though I’ve kinda taken a break from writing on the blog for a bit already. He he) and write a little bit […]

Party Bus Chicago

There are many little details that go into wedding planning and selecting the correct invitations is definitely one of them. However, there are some other details, and very important ones for that matter, that are also extremely important. Transportation for the bride and groom as well as the bridal party to all of the various […]

Wedding Invitation Photography

I’d like to take a moment to introduce you all to Too Chic & Little Shab’s new photographer, Gina from Garbero Photography. Gina will focus on wedding invitation photography, but will also shoot the many other products we offer. She’s done quite a bit of work on the site already but she’ll be working with […]

Modern Family

Modern Family Wedding Invitations

I’m really not sure where the time has gone. I realize I haven’t wrote in awhile, I promised a blog each month and for this I have failed. This years business tremendously picked up and I have had to focus my time on the for front of the business, meeting with clients, quoting jobs, designing and […]

Save the Date

I know, I know, I’m a little late on saying Happy New Year, better later than never, right? Happy New Year officially! I’m also a little behind on blogging, but with all the holidays in the mix of everything and business picking up as wedding season fast approaches, It’s been a tad busy. One of […]

Note of Thanks!

Well, this year has sure flown by! It’s hard for me to believe we are already at the end of November and Thanksgiving is just a few days away. Does anyone else feel that way? I seem to feel this way every year.  When I look back over the course of this year, my life […]

Cancer Awareness Month

Today, I am writing for a few reasons. All of them centered around the horrible, evil disease that has affected many of our lives, CANCER. It’s a word that many of us hope we will never have to hear, but let’s face it, not one of us hasn’t been affected by this disease.  Maybe, you […]

Tiffany Themed Bridal Shower

This blog is a little overdue, but I just had to write about it. About 1 month ago, I had the pleasure of attending a beautiful bridal shower for a special friend of mine.  A friend who I have known since I was about 15.  It’s hard to believe how much time has gone by!  […]

Carnival Birthday Party

I threw a carnival birthday party for my children almost 2 years ago, when they turned 4 and 2. Seems like it was just yesterday.  I do have to give credit to my husband as it was his idea and a very fun one indeed!  The whole theme started with the invitation, which is the […]

Milk and Cookies Birthday Party Invitations

Here’s to a series of posts that will feature all of the various birthday invitations I’ve recently talked about or added to my website.  The first being one of my favorites to design, the Milk and Cookies Birthday Party Invitations!  When I was asked if I could design an invitation for a cookies and milk […]

Summer in Full Swing!

Please excuse my recent hiatus with The Blog, I’ve been focusing on one of the most important aspects or jobs in my life and that is my children and being a mom. Summer is officially in full swing and we’ve been busy checking things off of our bucket list.  For those of you that are […]

Today, I wanted to take a moment to tell you about a new and rapidly growing company, SimplyBridal. SimplyBridal is an online retailer of quality wedding and bridesmaid dresses. Since they opened in 2011, their dresses have been featured on Style Me Pretty, Rock’n’roll Bride, Wedding Chicks, HuffPost Weddings and they’ve had several successful events near their headquarters in Los Angeles.  They believe in […]

Pattern Power!

All I can think about is that show Team Umizoomi, on Nick Jr., all of you moms will know what I’m talking about. They always say “Pattern Power!” My son loves the show! So when I created these beauties that was all I kept saying, so I figured why not title this blog post with […]

April Showers, May Flowers, Baby Showers!

What a special time when a couple learns they’re expecting a baby.  I’ve had the joy twice!  There’s so much anticipation, worry and excitement so why not shower them with wonderful wishes.  While they do happen all year round, now is the season for rain showers & lots of Baby Showers!  If you’re planning a baby shower, you can’t miss these […]