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  If I had to describe our wedding day with one word and one word only, I would have to choose flawless.  Every fear that I had going into this day about things going wrong and people causing trouble was washed away the second I sat down in our hairdresser’s chair.  But I think we […]

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When you have a lot of people involved on your big day (or you are way too into planning like me), a schedule might be something to help keep you sane.  People want to know where they need to be, what they need to be doing.  You do not want to be interrupted with constant […]

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In a past, not too long ago life, I used to scrapbook.  For whatever reason, I lost interest and haven’t scrapped in a long time.  During that time I created quite a few books.  Where are they now?  In a box in the closet somewhere, only to be taken out when I do a total […]

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The days are counting down.  Holy smokes!  I cannot believe we are THISCLOSE to the wedding. I am not originally for Georgia and neither is Matt, so most of our families are scattered around the country.  Sadly, we are not expecting a big out of town turnout, but for those who are able to make […]

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I told you all my wedding was going to be DIY heavy!  And rightfully so because I watched my little budget explode over the past week, so I have very little room to spare.  Next on our planning agenda is to start looking for bakeries to make the cake.  I went into wedding planning dead […]

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{source} We are officially into the double digits here in wedding planning world.  This may sound strange to most of you in the same planning stages as we are, but I feel like things are starting to finally slow down a little bit.  At the beginning there was this RUSH RUSH RUSH to get everything […]

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Hi BSBers!  Today I have to reach out to all of you for some help and guidance.  The current wedding conundrum is picking my flowers.  After every up and down thus far, this decision has been by far the hardest. I started researching a few local florists and have been overly shocked at the price […]

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One of the slight sacrifices I have to make to keep the budget happy is my wedding decor.  The purse strings are pulled pretty tight because a lot of vendor changes have been made that have busted the bank a little and something had to give.  I want to have a fabulously decorated wedding, so […]

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Since we found my dress so quickly, I had a slight case of dress envy watching everyone try on wedding dresses.  (Word of advice: If you find and purchase your wedding dress, STOP watching all wedding dress tv shows.  So many people I know start having doubts on what they bought).  I was so ready […]

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One of the most fun parts of wedding planning is choosing your wedding dress, so of course I’d been thinking about what I was looking for. Lace, rouching, a full skirt, cap sleeves….all things I wanted in my wedding dress.  I wanted it to have a vintage feel but fall in the right places to […]

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Its time for the first wedding project of many (maybe too many!).  I wanted a unique way to ask my best friends and family to stand next to me on one of the most important days of my life. I searched and searched for ideas, but nothing really stuck out to me that would still […]

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I am not those typical girls that had their wedding planned since the age of 10.  I did not really start thinking about wedding ideas until I started dating Matt and I knew it was getting serious enough that marriage was definite.  Then Pinterest came rolling in and helped create a wedding planning obsession.  I […]

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