Saturday, December 20, 2014

Real Orchids That Never Wither

November 6, 2009 by  
Filed under Fashion File

Thrill your bridesmaids with this exquisite gift — an Orchid, Pearl and Crystal hair pin. Each pin is handcrafted by Etsy artisan, beautifulbliss, using real orchids that have been gently dried so they will never wilt or rot. With simple care these delicate blossoms will last a lifetime and can be worn again and again. [...]

Don’t Kick the Can

October 23, 2009 by  
Filed under A Bride Idea, Crafts

Before recycling those soup cans, get one more great use out of them; turn them into quaint vases for your garden or country wedding. 1. Select undented cans of similar sizes. Thoroughly clean and remove labels and any residual glue. 2. Fasten ribbon or raffia around the can mid way down. 3. Fill with water [...]

Blue & Red

November 25, 2008 by  
Filed under Inspiration Boards

What a gorgeous combination for a summer wedding, particularly for a July 4th wedding. Mix with crisp whites for an airy and vibrant atmosphere. Table setting photo by oncewed.com. Blue & red paper lanterns from Lunabazaar.com. Invitations by Beckie Tran. These adorable origami lilies are so easy to make. Get instructions at origami-instructions.com. Add a [...]

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: http://www.lobzik.pri.ee/modules/news/ Materials Required: Maple leaves or any other colorful large broad leaves Thread Instructions: Step 1:                  Step 2:                  Step 3:       [...]

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 [...]