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July 16, 2015

Welcome back to our blog series for summer party meals. Are you planning a summer party and need ideas for what main dishes to serve? We want to help you plan and create the coolest party of the summer. As mentioned in our previous article, you have options of how to prepare the food in the oven, on the grill or do a combination of both. Remember to take into consideration the type of party, theme and time of day... Read more

July 13, 2015

What would you do with a year’s worth of free customized labels? Imagine creating your own design and customizing the colors to match your party decorations. You can create your own design elements or use one of our pre-made templates. Custom Labels Depot mixes their own colors of ink for a truly customized look. Custom Labels is giving away “Free Labels for a Year” to one lucky winner. Here at Custom Labels Depot, we would like to help you make... Read more

July 3, 2015

Planning a wedding can be stressful, no doubt. Picking the right colors, decorations, food and drinks can all be a bit overwhelming. Choosing a theme is a big part of the planning process. Custom Labels Depot offers a variety of labels to simplify your wedding day and make stylistic decisions a breeze. Did you know you can make wedding planning easier with custom labels? Here at Custom Labels Depot we want to make your wedding day as perfect as possible.... Read more

June 24, 2015

Are you planning a summer party and can’t decide on what food to serve? There are so many possibilities you can go with that it can be hard to choose food for the party. You can cook your food in the oven, on the grill or do a combination of both. It depends on what kind of party you are having, the type of food you want to serve and how many guests are attending. In the summer months it’s... Read more

June 19, 2015

Summertime is here and the weather is perfect for an outdoor party. It’s time to gather up all your family and friends for a patriotic Independence Day celebration. In order to create the perfect celebration, planning is a must. You can browse websites for great party ideas for Fourth of July and get inspiration from our Pinterest page. To ensure a successful event, put some quality planning time into getting all the patriotic details together beforehand. Here at Custom Labels... Read more

June 12, 2015

Men love to barbecue. They are always looking for ways to get ahead of their family, friends and other barbecue enthusiasts.  If any man in your life is looking for a way to spice things up in the kitchen or on the grill, we’ve got a seasoning he is sure to appreciate. Here at Customized Labels Depot we are always looking for ways to help our clients with great ideas to perfect their gifts, parties and events. With Father’s Day right around... Read more

June 8, 2015

It is no surprise that women love receiving a bouquet of flowers on birthdays, anniversaries, or simply just because. Father’s day is quickly approaching. Maybe your dad, husband, or any father-figure in your life wants a bouquet of his own for a change.  But we’re not talking about a flower bouquet. This is a gift bouquet of your dad’s favorite things, something that any man is sure to love. The possibilities for creating an awesome man bouquet are truly endless... Read more

May 23, 2015

What are your plans to celebrate Memorial Day this year? Memorial Day is an American holiday that allows us to reflect upon the sacrifices that fallen service members have made for our freedom. Cities across the country will honor these fallen heroes with parades and memorial services in remembrance. It is traditionally a time when families get together to celebrate by going to the beach or a park on an outing that includes a B.B.Q. and some fun in the... Read more

May 15, 2015

Are you getting ready to plan a bachelor party? Planning a bachelor party can be a great way to bond with your fellow groomsmen. You may want to enlist a few friends to help you decide on what you would like to do for the bachelor party. Getting the grooms input is also important as today lots of couples would prefer to have a co-ed bachelor and bachelorette party together instead of having separate parties. Either way we here at... Read more

May 8, 2015

Do you have a college or high school student graduating? Throwing a graduation party can be a fun way to close out the school year and congratulate your new alum on their academic accomplishments. Plus what graduate wouldn’t love celebrating their successes with friends and family? Custom Labels Depot would like to help you plan your event with some tips for creating the perfect party for your new grad. Here are some ideas to help you plan the perfect celebration.... Read more

May 1, 2015

Welcome back to our two part series, How to Plan a Quinceañera. Planning a Quinceañera can take a lot of coordination because the party can be very elaborate. Here at Custom Labels Depot we want to help you plan the perfect event. Hopefully, you have been able to read part one of our blog series. If you have already started with some of the recommended items we mentioned in our first article, you are off to a great start. Here... Read more

April 16, 2015

Quinceañera is the Spanish word for a girl who is 15-years-old. This signifies a rite of passage for Hispanic girls turning 15-years-old and it’s a long-standing tradition in Latin American cultures. If you have ever attended a Quinceañera celebration, you know how elaborate they can be. Sometimes they can be so lavish, they feel more like a wedding than a birthday celebration. These celebrations often feature elaborate formal wear, a church ceremony, choreographed dances and fresh flowers. Planning an event... Read more

April 7, 2015

Just about every 15-year-old girl would love to have a sweet 16 birthday bash. Throwing a party for your daughter’s 16th birthday can be overwhelming. Parties can vary in size and setup depends on many factors such as your budget, venue and number of guests attending. If you are wanting to know how to plan a sweet 16 party for your daughter, we can help. As your source for customizable labels for parties and other events, we at Custom Labels Depot stand ready... Read more

April 3, 2015

Looking for something unique for your next party? You can create beautiful customized centerpieces for any event that are sure to grab everyone’s attention. With a little creativity you can incorporate a customized label into your table centerpieces. Follow our tips to create unique centerpieces. Here Are a Few Unique Ideas for Customized Centerpieces Lollipop Centerpiece Round customized labels can be used to stick onto large flat-faced, bright-colored lollipops. Use a mini bucket in a coordinating color and weight it... Read more

March 25, 2015

Every girl would love a day of pampering, especially when she can share the experience with her girlfriends. With a little creativity, you can throw your birthday girl a spa-themed party her friends will talk about for years to come. Here Are Some Tips to Plan the Perfect Spa Birthday Party Get Creative with Invites                 Invites are a chance for you to surprise the girls and set the tone for the party. Some... Read more

March 17, 2015

Your closest friends: Your bridesmaids. A bridesmaid’s relationship is extremely especial to every bride. They know your likes and dislikes. Bridesmaids are being trusted with details of the most important day in your life. You should choose to give them a special bridesmaid gift. Why not make their gift as unique as they are? Gifts for bridesmaids can range from a simple piece of jewelry to customized robes and everything in between. The possibilities are endless. So, how do you... Read more

February 27, 2015

The way we experience time has a way of changing the longer we live. For children, a year – to their next birthday or to the next Christmas – feels so long. Gee whiz! It’s taking forever! Adult birthdays seem to come closer together. Gee Whiz! It was just yesterday! But, nonetheless, both adults and children love birthdays – at least the celebration part. Surprise. Happy Birthday. And everyone sings. And the birthday “boy” or “girl” turns red-faced, smiles and... Read more

February 19, 2015

Most kids are thrilled with the idea of having a sleepover, whether they are celebrating a birthday or just want to hang out with friends. Slumber parties are a big deal for children, but they can also be a lot of work for parents. At Custom Labels Depot, we want parents to have all the information they need when throwing a special event. Utilize our parent’s guide to throw a slumber party you are comfortable with and one your child... Read more

February 10, 2015

The food you choose can make or break the impressions your guests have of your event. You want to provide unique items, while catering to people with differing tastes. Appetizers, in particular, give you flexibility to be creative and offer many options. When preparing the menu for your next gathering, consider some of these exciting and delicious starters. Bite-Sized Starters Small finger foods are perfect for parties because they allow guests sample different choices while mingling. Take a look and... Read more

February 5, 2015

First birthdays are usually full of family time, laughter and cake smashing. Making it through the first year is a big milestone for both babies and parents. Congratulations, from our Custom Labels Depot family! We know you have a lot of decisions to make when planning your baby’s first birthday. Here’s what you need to know to help you through process. Birthday Traditions Cake! It is generally tradition for babies to smash their first birthday cake. We recommend you bake... Read more

January 30, 2015

William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is the classic story of unrequited and unfulfilled romance – and it was steeped in love. We at Custom Labels Depot mention this only because Feb. 14 in the United States is Valentine’s Day. The Message Behind Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Day is the second most popular card-giving day in the United States, behind Christmas. More than 150 million cards are exchanged on or around Feb. 14. Who was St. Valentine? The scholars don’t have a... Read more

January 19, 2015

We designed our website and label designer to make creating custom labels easy. In addition, we want to make sure our customers have all the resources needed to create perfect labels. Below you’ll find instructions for using our label designer along with helpful tips for creating a custom label. If you do have trouble using our service, please contact our friendly customer service team for assistance at (800) 673-LABELS or (407) 459-7612. Key Select a layer Select a color. Text editor.... Read more

October 16, 2014

Having an engagement party is a fantastic way to announce that you’re getting married and a reason to spend time with your loved ones. An engagement celebration is like a bridal shower, except the groom gets to participate. It’s also perfect for introducing family members and friends of both parties to each other. Typically, a friend or parents of the bride will host this celebration, but the couple can throw it themselves. Whether you are having your own engagement party... Read more

October 9, 2014

Moving into a new home is an exciting, but exhausting endeavor with all the packing, moving, cleaning, unpacking and rearranging. Once you have moved in and put furniture in their places, it’s time to celebrate the completion of this massive undertaking with your family and friends. Show off your new home and all your hard work with a get-together. Here’s how to throw a housewarming party that will showcase your house and impress your guests. Guest List and Invitations The... Read more

October 3, 2014

We are big fans of wine at Custom Labels Depot. It is one of the most popular beverages throughout the world, makes a wonderful gift and is often a staple at events and parties. Customized labels can make wine more unique and personal. For the next get-together you attend or throw, consider adding one of our featured wine labels to your celebration. Anniversary and Wedding Wine Labels If you are getting married, determining your drink budget and choosing the types... Read more

September 30, 2014

Football season is in full swing across the nation. It’s an exhilarating time of year and a great excuse to meet up with friends over the weekend. Whether you throw get-togethers on Saturdays and Sundays or tailgate in front of the stadium, there are many delicious snack ideas and cheer-worthy decorations every football fan will love! Cool Drinks for Football Season What’s a tailgate without beer and cold drinks? And every party needs refreshments! Take the spirit for your favorite... Read more

September 18, 2014

Many life events require ceremony. Weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, graduations and funerals all come with guidelines and procedures that are expected to be followed. One of the conditions of these events is that they inspire gifts. Whether the present is meant to remember, celebrate, comfort, or commemorate, you’ll want to come up with something unique. For that, you should make your own CD or DVD. 1. Weddings As one of the most significant events in anyone’s life, weddings are meant to... Read more

September 12, 2014

Having a bridal shower gives the bride a chance to celebrate her upcoming nuptials before the big day. With all the commotion of the wedding day, it is nice to have a more relaxed celebration to enjoy the days leading up to the wedding with friends and family. At Custom Labels Depot, we’ve seen a variety of bridal shower favors and want to share some of our favorites. Ideas for Tins and Jars As we’ve said in previous articles, jars... Read more

September 4, 2014

At Custom Labels Depot, we are proud to be working with the latest and most updated technology, the IPT Digital JFlex870 digital print conversion system and the Colordyne Technologies’ (CDT) Product Class digital printing press! In February, Labels and Labeling magazine featured IPT Digital installing the JFlex870 system in our facility. The JFlex870 uses Memjet inkjet with four print heads for CMYK color. There is also an optional fifth print head available for spot color. This new piece of technology... Read more

August 25, 2014

Nothing can compare to the joy of having a baby, which means such event is certainly worth sharing with family and friends. Baby showers give soon-to-be moms a chance to gather with their close friends and family before their baby is born. And let’s face it; it might be a while before they have any time to socialize on a large scale again! If you are starting to plan your baby shower, here are three decorating ideas for you to... Read more

August 8, 2014

At Custom Labels Depot, we have seen a lot of fantastic birthday party concepts for children. And we want to applaud parents who go all out creating these memorable celebrations. Here are some of our favorite birthday party theme ideas. Food Inspired Every party must have snacks to munch on, but making food the focus of the celebration can be even more delicious! This American Girl Doll Baking party, packed with personalized aprons, chef hats and sugar, is full of... Read more

July 31, 2014

As a labeling business based in Orlando, Fla. we are obviously big fans of pool parties! There’s no better way to beat the heat, enjoy time with friends and take in the summer sun. When planning a pool party, whether it’s for adults or kids, there are some must-haves and fun ideas to make it a success. Cold Drinks Cold refreshments are at the top of our pool party must-have list! Water and soft drinks are important to have on... Read more

July 28, 2014

Wedding anniversaries are a special time to celebrate your love and commitment with your spouse. However, it can be challenging to come up with fresh gift ideas for your loved year after year. Those who have been married or dating for a long time can attest to this! For your next anniversary, do something different than the standard flowers and date night. Surprise your spouse with some of these uniquely personalized gift ideas. CDs and DVDs Custom CDs and DVDs... Read more

July 11, 2014

It’s summertime and party throwing is easy. This is the perfect time of year to throw an outdoor get-together for friends and family. Why not take your party up a notch with customized labels? We have some fabulous ideas for incorporating them into your backyard bash. Labeled Beverages As we mentioned in our Fourth of July article, cold drinks are a must for any summer party. You just can’t forget them in this July heat. Beer and water bottle labels... Read more

June 29, 2014

From fireworks and sparklers to parades and patriotic displays, Independence Day is full of traditions. Fourth of July will be here before we know it, but there is still time to add one more tradition to your annual festivity. Whether you are having a beach picnic or a backyard barbecue, make your party memorable by adding custom labels to the décor. Red, White and Blue Refreshments With all the outdoor celebrations that the fourth is known for, cold drinks are... Read more

June 29, 2014

Wedding season is in full swing! With warmer months being the prime time for weddings, chances are that your guests will attend a lineup of nuptials before the season is through. Stand out from the other celebrations by providing your attendees with a unique experience, including personalized favors they will enjoy and use! Here are some of our favorite wedding favor ideas. Wedding Favor Ideas Sweet Jars Mason jars have emerged as a recent trend in the arts and crafts... Read more

June 4, 2014

With Father’s Day just around the corner, time is ticking to get your presents for dad. Want something unique and memorable that dad will love? Try customized labels with your own artwork, photos and text on these items! Custom Labeled Gift Ideas for Dad: 1. Beverage Basket What better way to wow dad that a basket full of his favorite drinks? Whether he’s a beer guy or a wine connoisseur, this gift alone is something he’ll love! Take it one... Read more

May 26, 2014

From kindergarteners to high school and college seniors, we applaud the accomplishments of our grads throughout the month of May.  Graduation parties are a wonderful way to celebrate next chapters, but planning one can be a daunting task. Where do you start? Well, we got you covered with some awesome party ideas and labels for the grad in your life. Guest List, Venue and Theme Step one to planning an awesome graduation party is deciding who and how many people... Read more