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When it came time to start searching out bridesmaid dresses, I couldn’t help but think back to the movie 27 dresses and promise myself that I would not put my friends in anything even remotely resembling this…. (I know it’s a movie, but I’ve seen worse in real life! Photo from 27 Dresses via www.imdb.com) […]

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Catering is our budget buster. We have tried, very hard, to get around it but it just will not happen. We are both farm kids and grew up with amazing home cooked food. We have also had more disgusting food at wedding receptions than we would like to admit. Lastly, we both feel a full […]

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The newest issue of Southern Weddings Magazine has hit the stands! Per usual I’ve been waiting with eager anticipation to get my hands on a copy of the newest issue. I haven’t found a hard copy yet but I was thrilled to get a sneak peek in my email of a few of the pages […]

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We decided to get married in May because here in Charlotte it is not too hot or humid yet and it is one of my favorite times of year! I have always LOVED periwinkle hydrangeas and knew that I wanted to use them as inspiration for our color scheme. I have thought about incorporating blue […]

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Selecting a venue to have your wedding and reception can be a daunting task. I was worried that our tastes would clash and we would struggle to find something that was “us.” Boy, was I wrong! We knew immediately we were going to have the ceremony on the beach. We knew which beach and what […]

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And They’re Off!: Finding Inspiration… Inspiration is easy to come by when you are planning a wedding and have internet access, but then you all know that because you are reading this blog! When I got engaged back in June, finding inspiration was not an issue at all. I was studying for the bar exam. […]

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Last week our Save the Dates went out in the mail. Dropping them in the mailbox was definitely one of those, “Wow! I am really getting married!” moments. It was scary and exciting and there were definitely lots of butterflies in my stomach. We debated about sending out Save the Dates and whether having a […]

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  Today I would like to take a moment to introduce you too our newest sponsor, e.m.papers! The fabulous one-woman-show-slash-indie-business-owner, (aka Eleanor) is offering adorable and chic DIY printable wedding invitation kits at 3 different budget-savvy price points. The templates can be mixed and matched to create a completely creative and custom suite. Each downloadable […]

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Alright ladies, this is our last new guest blogger for a while, so please give her a warm welcome! Rowenna is super practical when it comes to her wedding planning and I definitely love her no muss, no fuss attitude! She definitely represents a very common perspective when it comes to planning budget weddings, so […]

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After weeks of cluttering my hard drive with photos and inspiration boards from numerous, scattered wedding blogs, I found that not only was a cohesive, gorgeous wedding style not magically coming together on its own, but that I was confusing myself to a ridiculous extent. I have a problem. I fall in love with photos. […]

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Alrighty ladies, it’s time to meet another guest blogger, the fabulous Anne! This lovely lady comes to us from Charlotte, NC and is sharing with us how she’ll pull off her wedding on a $10k budget. Anne was one of my sorority sisters at the University of Tennessee (Go Vols!) so I’m excited to see […]

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