Weddings are so hilariously, frighteningly, nauseatingly expensive. You think you know how much cake costs? Ha! Multiply it by 10, you lunatic. Dresses are expensive, jewelry is expensive, food is expensive, liquor is really expensive… Love is free, but weddings are not. I decided to make as much of our wedding myself as possible. From designing the invitation suite to creating the … Keep reading…View Post
I can do it! You can do it! DIY for the win! Just keep you fingers away from the super glue.
Leading up to our wedding, every night was full of DIY projects. From the flowers to the programs to the favors, each detail needed to be designed, assembled, attached, or otherwise crafted. I’m officially married and the wedding was perfect, so all of the projects are done for now. Right? Not quite. I’ve still got this DIY bug and no huge project … Keep reading…View Post
Everyone has a different wedding planning style. Some couples want to plan every single detail themselves, creating exactly what they want while perhaps slowly driving themselves insane. Others want to hire trained professionals to craft the feel they’re going for while taking on most of the busy work. We fall into the first group. When you start deciding on details like colors … Keep reading…View Post
I recently went entirely mad, and it was the absolute best. Although the wedding may not be until March, it made the most sense to have my hometown bridal shower a little early. I’ve been madly in love with Alice in Wonderland as long as I can remember, and my very crafty mother, Susan, and her best friend/my ‘second’ mother, Tracy, went … Keep reading…View Post