• a diy wedding – part 1

    November 8, 2008Sarah

    centerpieces:     the wedding is just 16 days and i am running on full speed! we’ve tried to do as much diy as we possibly could for two resons: to save money and to have a unique wedding. i’ll feature some of the diy projects that we’ve done thus far: we are not having a sit…

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  • cutest cake toppers…ever.

    November 8, 2008Sarah

    the fiance´ and i were trying to think of what to put on top of our tiny 6″ cake. we really didn’t want the typical bride and groom thing so i searched for metal die cut letters in futura and couldn’t find an affordable solution. so i went to etsy and searched through my favorites and remembered goose grease’s shop. below are…

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  • cupcake trees (a little more diy)

    November 8, 2008Sarah

    kevin and i are having cupcakes at our reception. the bakery offered a metal cupcake stand but i didn’t think it would go with the aesthetic so we decided to do diy it. i followed this tutorialfor inspiration and purchases foam “dummy” cakes and masonite board from d & g occasions here in orlando. we purchased orange paper lace from etsy seller brookerpie to wrap the dummy…

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  • twigs and honey

    November 2, 2008Sarah

    i ordered my veil, hair piece/flower, wrist corsages, broaches, and boutonnières from twigs and honey. i cannot reccommend her enough! i have long admired myra’s creations and as soon as i became engaged, i knew i would commission her to make pieces for the wedding. below are photos of the pieces: boutonnières   flower hair piece and blusher veil (which i am…

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  • get minted

    October 25, 2008Sarah

    i absolutely love all the options available for afforadable custom wedding invitations. i am a big diy-er (we hand silk screened our invites, response cards, and reception cards) but i think these are wonderful.   you can find this one here at minted.  and this one was well.  i love the simplicity of this one.  the shapes on this one remind me of…

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  • engagement photos!

    September 16, 2008Sarah

      a few weeks ago kevin and i met up with brian and briana from divine light wedding photography  to shoot our engagement photos. today they put a few favorites on their blog. while you are there stop by and check out the rest of their portfolio, it’s lovely.

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  • cookie bar

    September 6, 2008Sarah

    kevin’s mom found this idea on martha stewart weddings the other day. i love the idea of allowing guests to choose their favors. any suggestions on where to find , large glass containers?  

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  • busy, busy, busy!

    September 3, 2008Sarah

    I just wanted to take a minute and let you know that I’m alive. On August 13th I began teaching high school graphic design and yearbook. This gets me up very early in the mornings and keeps me up late at night. I’ll try to blog more frequently! Promise! Until this, I’ll leave you with…

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  • pom poms

    July 29, 2008Sarah

      i am absolutely in love with the idea of making these tissue paper pomanders for my wedding. i think they would look great hanging from benches in the ceremony and hanging from the ceiling or from trees for the reception. and thanks to martha for including a super easy tutorial too!

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  • custom wedding invites

    July 29, 2008Sarah

    i recently made some custom wedding invitations for a lovely bride from seattle. they were hand screen printed on cedar sheets. they looked lovely and smelled great!    

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  • i’m engaged!

    July 12, 2008Sarah

    Kevin and I got engaged last night in Miami. Photos of the ring soon! Update: here’s a photo of the ring!

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