Monthly Archives for August 2014

August 27

Crazy or Creative? Kraft Paper Table Runners

There’s apparently a fine line between “Oh that’s so interesting!” and “What the heck was she thinking?!” Thanks to our small budget and pseudo-hispter desire to do things a little out of the norm, Roo and I have been coming … Continue reading

Categories: DIY, Flowers & Decor | 1 comment

August 19

DIY Bouquet Charm to Honor the Loss of a Loved One

Something I’ve learned about weddings as a bride is that they’re not about you. They’re about family. The family you’re creating by marrying your beloved. And the family and community that has supported each of you along the way. There’s never … Continue reading

Categories: Gifts and Showers | Leave a comment

August 18

A Bridal Shower Fit for the Mitten

When it rains, it pours! My first ever bridal shower experience was double the fun thanks to a very special co-guest of honor, Roo’s sister, Mandy. We’re getting married just a few weeks before Mandy and her fiancé, so Roo’s side … Continue reading

Categories: Gifts and Showers | Leave a comment

August 14

The Results: Hair and Makeup Trial

Ponytails and pops of color. That’s what I was after for my wedding day look. Inspired by Olivia Palermo‘s bridal style, I wanted hair that was laid-back and a little messy, with dramatic eyes and a bit of bright color … Continue reading

Categories: Hair and Beauty | 1 comment

August 6

Playing Catch Up

Sorry if you’ve seen less of me around here. I took an unplanned week off from wedding blogging to do some actual wedding planning. I know, it’s crazy. The good news is that I’ve been getting a lot done in … Continue reading

Categories: Life, Planning | Leave a comment