Sunday, February 25, 2018

Repurposing Heirloom Jewelry

May 10, 2010 by  
Filed under A Bride Idea

We received this question from Gaylene A. in Houston on how to incorporate ornate heirloom jewelry into her modern wedding. Q: Hello, firstly I want to let you know how much I enjoy reading your blog. The ideas you give are not only practical but extremely beautiful. And your inspiration boards are pure eye candy, LOVE THEM! LOVE THEM! […]

Chartreuse & White

January 29, 2009 by  
Filed under Inspiration Boards

This stunning table was created by Create your own wedding program using this free elegant chartreuse template from Treat your guests to a tasty candy buffet made up of various green and white candies. This gorgeous organic wedding gown with chartreuse banding and coordinating bridesmaid dress was found at Want a stunning […]

Blue, Brown & Cream

December 19, 2008 by  
Filed under Inspiration Boards

This board was inspired by a question from one of our readers planning a fall wedding. “I’m in a bit of a color quandary. I love blues, browns, and creams but I want a fall wedding. Any thoughts on incorporating those colors into a fall theme wedding?” While blue may not be the first color […]

Vintage Florals

November 6, 2008 by  
Filed under Editor's Pick

I was so excited when I stumbled across this wonderful vintage floral website. Yes, I love vintage pieces; they are just so unique and offer up a very distinctive look for your wedding. Best of all, by buying vintage you are reusing. These gorgeous daisies are from 1950’s old store stock and still have their […]

Maple Leaf Rose Bouquet

September 30, 2008 by  
Filed under Crafts

This adorable rose bouquet is made entirely from Maple Leaves.            Source: Materials Required: Maple leaves or any other colorful large broad leaves Thread Instructions: Step 1:                  Step 2:                  Step 3:       […]

Whimsical Wedding

August 28, 2008 by  
Filed under Inspiration Boards

Decorate your reception hall with vibrant playful colors as seen in this photo from Cultural Intrigue. Your flowergirl will love this fairy dress from Etsy. This organic hemp & embroidered dress from Tara Lynn Studios is truly one-of-a-kind. Your guests will be as excited as a kid in a candy store as they create their […]

Flowers of Wood

July 29, 2008 by  
Filed under Editor's Pick

When our Eco Chic Team came across these absolutely stunning flowers we could not believe they were made of wood shavings… Yes, wood shavings! These lifelike flowers from Flowers of Wood are so rich in detail they are sure to become a much talked about show piece on your special day. With a wide range […]

Black & White

July 25, 2008 by  
Filed under Inspiration Boards

Set the atmosphere with beautiful bamboo & rice paper latterns from Japanese Wedding Favors. Bouquet photo & instructions from Martha Stewart Weddings. Bridal party photo courtesy of Photobucket. This gorgeous black pearl and sterling silver necklace can be purchased from for only $19.95. The Hunger Site donates food for every purchase. This stunning bridesmaid […]

Orange & Teal

May 1, 2008 by  
Filed under Inspiration Boards

A cheerful bouquet of orange tulips are perfect for an early spring wedding. Orange, pink & yellow bouquets look wonderful against a teal dress. Make your own tissue paper pom poms using Martha Stewart’s easy to follow instructions. At only $104, this teal hemp & organic cotton sun dress is the perfect bridesmaids dress; sophisticated […]