DIY: Gold Leaf + Twine + Tags = Easy Holiday Place Settings That Shimmer!

Happy Holidays lovelies! It’s been so long since I’ve been back here to write a DIY and am excited to share this pretty place setting for all your upcoming holiday parties (or winter wedding)! Easy, fresh, and a little bit of shine… what every table needs! Materials: Variety of winter greens, berries and small flowers […]

Saving For Your Wedding

A recent survey has suggested that a typical wedding in the United Kingdom is now costing on average around £18,500. In a bid to save costs, up to 80,000 couples are planning to get married abroad in the next 12 months, which is up by 15% on previous years. However, if you are planning on […]

Planning Your Perfect Wedding Without The Stress

When you start to plan your wedding day, although it’s very exciting, it may also seem like you’ve got a mountain to climb and you’re not quite sure where to start. Here are a few tips to help you along the way to a stress free planning of your dream wedding day. Set A Budget […]

DIY: Bright, Glowy Light-Up Letters!

Hi lovely readers! Today we’re sharing a DIY that requires *drumroll*… fake greens! Eeek! What would invoke such a thing?! Well, clearly, we’re usually the #1 advocates for using fresh greens whenever possible… but occasionally, just occasionally, fake greens’ll do the trick. In this case, it’s for what could be a more permanent fixture… a […]

4 European Cities For Destination Weddings

A lot of people planning destination weddings more or less wind up looking for traditional honeymoon locations. There’s nothing wrong with this at all, and in fact you can plan the two – a destination wedding and honeymoon – all at once! However, honeymoon resorts, tropical getaways and the like aren’t the only options for […]

6 Wedding Cake Myths — Busted!

Of course, you want your wedding cake to not only taste delicious but also look delicious without breaking the bank. Am I right? Before you order, consider these myths to make your experience just as sweet: 1. Buttercream is less expensive than fondant. This statement may be true, but most cake bakers prefer to decorate with […]

Fall Wedding Ideas

Photo: Rachel Thurston Photography Choose a bridesmaid dress color that complements the season’s changing colors: red, orange, yellow, purple, or brown. Photos (from left to right): Cluney Photo and Meg Ruth Photo Bouquets of black-eyed susans, dahlias, chrysanthemums, calla lilies, roses, orchids and gerberas are a must-have. Maybe add some texture with feathers, fern curls, curly willows, scabiosa pods, […]

Creative Wedding Favours on a Budget

Wedding favours are a small way to thank your guests for taking the time (and money) to celebrate your special day. But more than that, favours can be a creative and fun way to make your wedding unforgettable in the minds of your guests long after the “Just Married” car drives off. Unfortunately, wedding favours can […]

The Best Eyeshadow Shades for your Eye Color

The easiest way to enhance your natural beauty? Being sure your makeup properly matches your coloring! Read on for the shades that most complement brown, blue, green, and hazel eyes. Brown Eyes Brown eyes look best with rich shades of violet—the cool blue undertones enhance their natural warmth. For violet eyeliner, we like NARS Larger Than […]

10 Wedding Traditions You Can Do Without

As you prepare for one of the most beautiful days of your life, you will probably want to honor some very important wedding traditions. Most couples look forward to the vows, the first dance and other exciting traditions. However, many people believe that some wedding traditions are completely outdated and restricting. Check out these 10 wedding […]