kentucky tennessee destination wedding

Glorious Destination Wedding Venues: Tennessee and Kentucky

Having a destination wedding has become all the rage, and you don’t even have to leave the country to have the grand affair of your dreams! Today, we’re looking at the Southwestern Appalachians for incredible locations to host your perfect destination wedding!  That means Tennessee and Kentucky. Most of us think of the Grand Old […]

custom destination wedding invitations

Just how important ARE your wedding invitations, really?

Occasionally, we come across a bride or couple on a tight budget, and we’ll hear, “We want the cheapest wedding invitations possible!” Or sometimes something like, “I don’t want to waste a lot of money on invitations because people just throw them away.” And we all collectively wince. Not only are wedding invitations – and […]

bridesmaids dresses

New Dress Trends for Your Bridesmaids You’ll Love

Your bridesmaids don’t have to look like carbon copies of the bridesmaids from every other wedding.       Bridesmaids dressing, with open backs, glamorous fit-and-flare skirts and whimsical gauzy overlays are just a few ways to give your bridesmaids a fresh look. Long gone are the days of bridesmaid dresses your friends will only […]

Florida is the perfect location for your lgbtq destination wedding!

Florida LGBTQ destination wedding sites we love!

Couples love Florida weddings. Especially our LGBTQ destination wedding couples! Easy to reach, balmy and laid-back, it’s a slice of paradise right in your backyard. What’s not so well known is the diversity of its many LGBTQ destination wedding-ready properties, from quaint inns to historic hotels to sprawling beach resorts. Whatever your dream wedding is […]


Beautiful Western Destination Wedding Locations for 2018

You’ve heard about the spacious skies and amber waves of grain, but what about the painted deserts, prismatic hot springs, giant redwood forests, and active volcanoes for your destination wedding? You could spend a lifetime exploring the sites of America, all as beautiful as they are diverse.  But it takes a very special location to […]

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Do’s & Don’ts: Destination wedding invitations & stationery

We are so thrilled for you on your choice to plan the destination wedding of your dreams!  So we’re bringing you some great information on choosing your destination wedding invitations. Picture you, your partner, and your wedding party with feet immersed in warm sand or with the wind tossing everyone’s hair high in the mountains […]

The hottest bridal fashion trends for 2018.

Invitations by R Squared brings you the top bridal fashion trends you need to know about

Omigosh!  We can’t stop talking about wedding dresses and bridal fashion trends for the coming year! The bridal market is taking a load off, putting up its feet, and getting comfortable, and what we’re seeing in bridal fashion trends is proof positive of that.  Our team at Invitations by R Squared is right there, ready […]

LGBTQ tropical destination wedding

LGBTQ tropical destination weddings we love

There are so many romantic and exotic choices when it comes to tropical LGBTQ destination wedding locations and venues! Omigosh, we had so much fun exploring some super fun and amazing locations for your LGBTQ tropical destination wedding, we nearly didn’t know where to start! We’re bringing you the top picks for all of us […]

Hawaiian beach wedding

Four Breathtaking Hawaiian Destination Beach Wedding Venues You’ll Love

There are few locations on this planet that represent luxurious romance more than the Hawaiian Islands. As with all tropical islands, the Hawaiian Islands offer the most geographical diversity and climate zones than any other place in the world. And there are many venues perfect for a Hawaiian beach wedding! Gorgeous waterfalls, lush farmland, active […]

Destination wedding invitations

Destination or hometown wedding: Invitations & stationery

Are you planning a destination wedding for 2018? You’re going to need save the date cards, destination wedding invitations, and the other elements that make up a stellar stationery suite. We checked in with our friends in the wedding world to find out about some of the hottest wedding trends across the board – but mostly […]