Wedding Crafts: DIY Monogrammed Aisle Runner

DIY wedding aisle runner

Creating a DIY monogrammed aisle runner is a simple way to jazz up the plain ol’ white-roll aisle runners and add color and personality to your wedding. To begin you’ll need the following supplies:   Supplies Wax paper Tape to hold down wax paper Paint in the colors of your choice. I used acrylic paint […]

4.27.12 Our Wedding Recap

Wedding Day Recap I cannot believe the wedding has come and gone and I am already sharing our wedding day recap! But alas it has and I am now a wife and I couldn’t be happier. To say that the wedding events went flawless would be, well, untrue, but I will say that everything finally […]

DIY Wedding Invitations

DIY wedding invitation

In the midst of buying a house, packing, moving, unpacking, cleaning…..etc. my fiance and I have finally finished and mailed out our DIY wedding invitations. We began the process of making our own invitations pretty early on. I purchased all the supplies from Hobby Lobby while they were having a 6 sheets for $1.00 cardstock […]

Advice for the DIY Bride-to-Be

Advice for the DIY bride

So today I was at Micheals purchasing some last-minute pieces for our wedding when a woman stopped me and asked if I was much of a DIY bride and if we had a DIY wedding. When I responded “oh yes!” she then asked me if I did save the dates and if so where? how […]

Wedding Crafts: Garters round 2 and Here Comes the Bride Sign

So we are officially through all the paperwork and mumbo jumbo of house buying and now we are 28 days away from moving into our very own home! I still can’t believe we are home owners!! I am still so very excited about this and am looking forward to moving in at the end of […]

Wedding update

I feel like I have been away from wedding stuff ALOT lately. I have been crazy busy with 9,000 other DIY projects that I just lost track of wedding things. But I don’t feel too bad about it. I think I had gotten to a point where I was so stressed out about the wedding […]

Wedding Crafts: Large Decorative Monogram

DIY wedding monogrammed decorations

My latest wedding project is this easy and affordable DIY monogram. It was inspired by something I found on Pinterest. I must say this site is the most addicting thing since Facebook. I seriously spent 3 hours pinning things one night. It is crazy. But I love it because I find awesome ideas like this […]

So now it’s all about the dress

So now that I finally feel like we have caught up with the big task to-do list and the DIY to-do list, I am now focusing on the other smaller details. My next goal is to get everything with my dress figured out. I plan to go in for my first round of alterations in […]

Great buy from another bride

So I fell in love with Ikea’s Tolbsy frames but alas the nearest Ikea store is 4.5 hours away. So I ventured to TheKnot and asked all the brides out there if they had some and luckily I found a bride who sold me 20 of them for 15 bucks! I am so excited the […]

Wedding progress update

An update on progress from the  last list [Completed; In Progress; Not started] Paper Save the dates: addressed, send out Invitations: Finish cutting pieces, assemble, order envelopes, send out Programs “I spy” cards Table numbers: I have made them all up I just need to print them out and put them in the frames   Ceremony Sand ceremony Program […]