WORDING FOR FLIP FLOP BASKET...HALEY where are you??
and should i spray paint the basket black. (flip flops are black)

Married: 09/24/2011
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Edited On: Sep 17, 2011 at 12:23 PM
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Married: 2+ years ago
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Sep 17, 2011 at 12:18 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
Not Haley, but for our's we are doing:

Here's a treat
for your dancing feet

Married: 09/24/2011
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Sep 17, 2011 at 12:20 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
yours is just as great

Married: 10/22/2011
Sep 17, 2011 at 12:22 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
i thought about spraypainting some things black for the wedding too..just worried if it will still smell like spraypaint at the wedding!lol.no idea!

"Dance around in your pretty shoes and never miss a beat, but when they ache, just take a break, and wear these on your feet"

"Bought new shoes to match your dress & now your feet are sore?
Please help yourself to a pair of these so you can dance some more!"

"Here's a treat for dancing feet"

those are some i found for flip flop baskets for reception dancing.now if your having a DW at a beach..then i dont know!

and lol Haley rules!
Sep 17, 2011 at 12:32 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
What about having the basket match your colors?

Married: 08/20/2011
Sep 17, 2011 at 12:33 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
"Flip flops for you to keep"

Hayley C™
Married: 2+ years ago
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Sep 17, 2011 at 12:42 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
@ Ambi ~ thanks.
Here is some more.

Just a little treat
for your tired dancing feet

or

Help yourself to a pair of dancing shoes
and leave your excuses under the table.

or

If you feet are hurting,
or they are feeling sore
Grab yourself some flip-flops,
and head back out on the dance floor.
Edited On: Sep 17, 2011 at 12:49 PM

Cortney C.

Cortney Helaine Events
Sep 17, 2011 at 2:03 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
I love the flip-flop idea for weddings! So many feet are hurting by the time the dancing starts I encourage all of my clients to do the flip flop basket! Here is a sample of what we did!

PS. Love the wording Hayley!


Married: 09/22/2012
Sep 17, 2011 at 6:52 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
How many sizes of each colour should you buy? I mean if you have 100 women invited, you wouldent buy 100 pairs....would you?

Cortney C.

Cortney Helaine Events
Sep 18, 2011 at 7:24 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
Hi Sam,

When I buy the flip flops I try to look at who would be staying late enough into the night to use the flip flops, so the entire bridal party, and depending on the crows's age and usual activity level (do they usually party, what kind of entertainment are you having, do your friends like to dance?) I get around 70% of the total number of women I suppose would use these because there will always be people who don't show up or don't want to use the shoes! Hope this helps! :)

I just Love the photo below! It's not one of mine but they had a beach wedding and use them as the escort cards/favors for everyone attending! :)


Married: 09/24/2011
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Sep 18, 2011 at 9:35 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
thanks girls

Rachel W.
Married: 05/27/2012
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Sep 18, 2011 at 9:40 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
where are you ladies finding the flip flops and baskets? I mean cheap ones!

Hayley C™
Married: 2+ years ago
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Sep 18, 2011 at 10:00 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
assorted patterns/colors and sizes
48 for $57
http://www.hiolo.com/sku/532915/detail

Maybe check Hobby Lobby,? I was able to buy them (feb) for $1 per for my girls and I had a March wedding.

Smokn
Married: 06/02/2012
Sep 18, 2011 at 10:05 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
Old Navy usually has their sale once a year as well for flip flops 1$ a piece. Our Old Navy had their sale the weekend of the 21st of May.

Married: 03/10/2012
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Sep 19, 2011 at 10:20 AM • Flag As Inappropriate
I am going to put on the basket a sign that reads " Dancing Shoes".

Wedding: 11/15/2014
Sep 19, 2011 at 10:35 AM • Flag As Inappropriate
great ideas!!!! I was hoping for slipper like ones, cause its a night fall wedding

Hayley C™
Married: 2+ years ago
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Sep 19, 2011 at 10:39 AM • Flag As Inappropriate
@ sabrina
2d Bride got a great deal on her's.... check them out on this discussion
http://www.weddingwire.com/wedding-forums/what-is-your-unique-touch-to-your-wedding/7a5a627fa1926650.html?page=2

- see if they have any others, this exact one is sold out except size 20? I think... "we got the Chinese cotton Mary Janes from two sources. We got "Defected [sic] White Cotton Mary Janes" from China Direct Store ( http://www.chinadirectstore.com/clearance4.htm ).

The ad says that they each have a minor stain, but we never found any stains. We also got ones in various colors from this ad on OLX." ( http://oldbridge.olx.com/mary-jane-kung-fu-shoes-1-dozen-iid-85375904 ) "
2nd one is still good, I think...

SnowAngel
Married: 04/21/2012
Reviews: 16
Sep 19, 2011 at 10:47 AM • Flag As Inappropriate
Cortney, I LOVE that!

Wedding: 11/15/2014
Sep 19, 2011 at 11:10 AM • Flag As Inappropriate
Awesome..thanks so much!!!!

Married: 09/24/2011
Reviews: 5
Sep 19, 2011 at 11:27 AM • Flag As Inappropriate
I sprayed the baskets black and they look good, I think that I will lay some fabric sheet in them so they wont smell

Cortney C.

Cortney Helaine Events
Sep 29, 2011 at 1:11 AM • Flag As Inappropriate
Thanks Snow! It's a great way to get guests a favor or in some cases escort card they can use all night!

Let me know what else you girls came up with!
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