10 Ideas for Unique Boutonnieres

Thursday, 21 June 2012 by

What do all of these things have in common? Playing cards, sheet music, maps, pages from a book, feathers, brooches, buttons. They’ve all been used in really unique boutonnieres.  The traditional bout of fresh flowers seems to be a way of the past.  Here are just a few reasons to go the non-traditional route: They

DIY Wedding Projects

Sunday, 29 January 2012 by

I’ve been M.I.A. lately, but not for lack of things to talk about, it’s actually been quite the opposite.  We’re less than two months away from the wedding and I’ve been crazy busy making things, buying things, and planning things.  This past year of our engagement has absolutely flown by and as much as I’ve

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Decorative Glass Jars DIY Tutorial

Friday, 07 October 2011 by

As promised, here is the step-by-step, extremely simple instructions to make these fun decorative glass jars. Start by collecting a few glass jars, I like the look of these but they’re a little trickier to use than your average mason jars due to their contours. Wash them well and remove the labels.  Soak them for

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Decorating with Glass Jars

Thursday, 29 September 2011 by

As I was looking for inexpensive ways to decorate our wedding/reception venue I stumbled upon several DIY projects on Pinterest using glass jars. I love jars.  There are so many uses for them.  They could be used as centerpieces like this: Or this: Or festive drinking glasses like this: I especially like the look of

I Heart Pinterest

Sunday, 14 August 2011 by

I think I’m a bit behind the curve of this one, but I’m head over heels for Pinterest! I’m such a visual person, more often than not, when I’m looking something up online (like on Google) I view the images pages first which means Pinterest was made for people like me.  I love that you