So your Spring wedding is just around the bend. As you tick off each and every detail from your to-do list in record time, you find yourself scrambling for a creative way to doll-up your seating card table. Here are some fabulous and out-of-the-box ideas! Take a look and check off that final to-do before you say I do!
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Yes – it’s true – as you cut corners to save money here, there and everywhere for your upcoming wedding some things may seem like just an added expense simple enough to skip. However, today’s post will include an ‘extra’ worth DIYing if it’s something that tickles your to-do fancy.
Cocktail napkins. So your guests care obviously more about the booze at the bar then the actual napkin but sometimes a subtle personalized touch is just what you are looking for. There are tons of websites and places to order custom cocktail napkins that come in a variety of patterns – everything from classic to fun and funky can be delivered to your door just in time for cocktail hour! Take a peek at some of the nifty napkins we found on pinterest and then scroll to the bottom for a SUPER SIMPLE DIY bound to save you moola while still adding a bit of personality.Read More»
Today’s hostess with the mostess post includes a DIY project sure to spice up your Thanksgiving tablescape! Brought to you by Rossana of Rossana Baker Events!
“Whoever said you need pumpkins to decorate your table for Thanksgiving?
All you need:
– 1-2 bags of different types of nuts from your local grocer
-cylinder vases (different heights and shapes adds appeal to your Thanksgiving table)
-few strands of raffia or even ribbon
– votive candles
-pine cones galore (I picked mine from the tree outside my home)
Does the idea of a fragrant, flowery addition to your groom’s lapel far from tickle his fancy? Is your man the more think-outside-of-the-flower-box kinda guy? I have been seeing tons of pin-spiration on boutineer alternatives for the groom. Some zany, some sentimental and some super-easy diy. Check out these ideas below before forcing flowers upon your future mister!Read More»
Looking for that shabby-chic natural accent for your big day? We found some great inspiration using burlap! Many of these creations can be DIY projects or for the non-crafty at heart, check out etsy and other online sites for burlap handmade items. What a great way to add that bit of extra to your extraordinary wedding…why knot?!
You’ve seen it before – the wedding day survival kits – the book of random spot removers – the little black box full of tricks-of-the-trade to help the bride in need. Rest assure, being over-prepared can absolutely conquer the random last minute wine spills or bustle rip. However, creating this go-to emergency kit can be very simple. Print this list, go shopping and create a DIY kit that is sure to save your day!
The first year of marriage flies by in just a wink…so they say. I can say that the last eight months have flown by for sure since I got married on 9.10.11. As your first anniversary approaches, you may be stuck on a unique idea for your soulmate and lucky for some more pin-spiration, I have found a ton of fun and fabulous gift ideas for your mate…all ‘paper’ related for the first anniversary paper tradition in the US.
Check out these paper-full pins!Read More»
Introducing my new addiction – Pinterest.
Who doesn’t love Pinterest? While pinning to my favorite board, ‘Here Comes the Bride,’ I noticed some unique Save the Date ideas for newly engaged couples. Whether you are planning a destination wedding, are super sports fanatics, more of the DIY crafty bride or are looking for a simple photo with a statement for your save the date – Pinterest has them all (and then some!) Check out some of my favorites…why knot?!