Archive | December, 2011

{Wedding Dresses} Temperley London

30 Dec

Just this week, while pouring through the newest edition of Martha Stewart Wedding magazine, I stumbled upon a beautiful dress by Temperley London. I’m immediately to it’s chic lines with crystal embellishments and cut out sleeves. Then, I went on to find a real wedding with the very same dress. This is a great way to visualize how an entire wedding can be built upon the style of dress. In this case, the dress is a throwback to the Hollywood of the 1930’s. This bride and groom took that inspiration and brought true vintage style to their wedding day. Continue reading


{Peace on Earth}

24 Dec

Look at Your hands, they’re still so small,
Someday You’re gonna stretch them out and save us all,

Noel, Noel, God with us


lyrics from “You’re Here” by Francesca Battistelli

{Wedding Inspiration} Just Lovely

21 Dec

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{Wedding Inspiration} Simply Winter

14 Dec

Christmas is just around the corner. Can you believe it? Winter weddings are not for the weak of heart, especially in Minnesota. I have tromped to many a wedding midst blizzards and seriously sub-zero temperatures. But, it is always worth it in the end and usually makes for a great story, as well. Continue reading

{Friday Like List} 12.9.11

9 Dec

via photo

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{Wedding Inspiration} Herringbone

8 Dec

I was inspired by the herringbone pattern from my DIY project this weekend. From a mug to weddings inspiration… Continue reading

{What I DIY’d} Painted Ceramic Dishware

4 Dec

A departure from weddings and into an easy DIY project. All it takes is a plain dish, a food-safe ceramic paint pen (such as Porcelaine 150), masking tape and a pattern/phrase to transform a plain dish from this:

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