We’re wrapping up Sustainability Month here at Risa James Events with one last post on a variety of little things you can do when planning your wedding to reduce your carbon footprint and increase the overall sustainability of your wedding.Read More
It’s still “Sustainability Month” over here at Risa James Events. This is Part 3 in my sustainability series on how to reduce the carbon footprint of your wedding. Part 1 covered Sustainable Wedding Stationery, while Part 2 discussed Sustainable Wedding Florals. Today I’m talking about finding a sustainable wedding venue and choosing eco-friendly catering and beverages.Read More
Weddings are wasteful. At the end of the night, there’s a lot of stuff that ends up in the garbage: programs, escort cards, table numbers, floral arrangements, paper napkins, plastic cups, uneaten food, half-eaten cake, unfinished drinks. The list goes on.
While it’s probably impossible to have a zero-waste wedding, it’s definitely possible to cut way down on the waste. Sustainability is a growing trend in weddings, especially among more environmentally conscious young Millennials and Gen Z-ers. Here are some ways that you can reduce the carbon footprint of your wedding from a paper goods and stationery standpoint.Read More