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Catherine! who said, “We’ve been married for 9 days now and we’ve eaten out most of our meals in those 9 days. Before the wedding we were doing rice and beans, spaghetti, and pancakes on a regular rotation to save those last few dollars to go toward the wedding. I would love to win the […]

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Reader Elaine sent me over a link to a quite entertaining blog, A Fanciful Twist. The author Vanessa was inspired by this paper flower chandelier from the Spring 2009 Anthropologie catalog. She created her own whimsical paper flower chandelier using patterned papers. I could see this used in a wedding setting or even for a […]

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This beautiful wedding comes to us from Jen Stewart Photography who submitted it using Two Bright Lights! We loved the sunny yellow wedding color scheme so much that we couldn’t resist sharing it. Although the budget is on the higher side of weddings we usually feature, the bride Krista found ways to cut costs that […]

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This past weekend I was working at the local Nashville Bridal Show and I always love to check out what’s new vendor-wise and product-wise at the show. This was probably my 10th bridal show I’ve been to between my previous job and now working part time with a photographer so I’ve seen ALOT of different […]

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How cute is this DIY wreath? The best part is how simple it is- all you need is a little cardboard, some patterned paper, a leaf-shaped craft punch and some hot glue! How precious! {images from Avie Designs} You can go check out Avie Designs for the full tutorial. I can only imagine how awesome […]

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This week I am giving away a cookbook written specifically for Newlyweds! This cookbook was written by a newlywed, herself as she figured her way around the kitchen and cooking for two. It has lots of helpful suggestions for those of us who might be completely unexperienced in the kitchen such as ‘must-haves’ for the […]

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Instead of an outfit today I want to share with you some deals from across the web that have been sent my way! {image courtesy of Old Navy} This secret sale is not so secret anymore!! Old Navy is offering their Layering Camis for just $2 for three days only- offer expires TOMORROW 7/31! Just […]

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Taryn Michelle! who commented: I love the Rhinestone Soon To Be Mrs. tee that I would love to have as a spaghetti tank in white with peridot rhinestones! Mine would say “Soon to be Mrs. Crow”!! And I love that I would be able to wear the spaghetti tank all day, up until it’s time […]

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Brittany Fuson is a local Nashville artist who combined her love for fashion and paper products and launched a fabulous line of personalized stationery. Brittany is super talented, her drawings are like a modern, chic caricature and would make a wonderful gift for any fashionable woman in your life. Brittany Fuson has a lot of […]

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I have been swooning over this wedding since it arrived in my Two Bright Lights submission queue. Of course I always love Dixie Pixel’s work, so that was no surprise! In fact the bride loved Tara’s work so much that she spent over HALF her budget on the photography! It just goes to show how […]

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  When you think David’s Bridal, you probably think affordable wedding dresses- but David’s Bridal has so much more to offer than just gowns for budget brides! In addition to gowns, accessories, and shoes, David’s Bridal also recently launched their own wedding invitation site where they sell fabulous affordable invitations in hundreds of different styles! […]

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