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I’ve had so many people ask me for these templates that I thought it’d be easier to share it with any and everyone who wants them! These are just the templates I used when I took my paper to kinkos to have it cut. What you’ll do with these is print them out at 100% […]

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Reader Sarah-Lois asked me to write a post about choosing paper for DIY projects such as programs and invites. A little lesson about paper for those who don’t already know… the higher the weight is (pounds) the thicker and more sturdy the paper is. So a 65lb paper might be good enough for a resume […]

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So a reader and friend twittered me yesterday asking for ideas for cheap Thank You cards. She said that she really liked cards with photos of the couple from their wedding day on them but that many you see online are pretty expensive. I suggested adding a 4×6 photo to a plain A7 (5×7) folded […]

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We are still waiting (as of 11:30 am) to hear back about our offer. We are hoping to hear something by the end of the day, even though we gave a deadline of Tuesday of next week. It’d be nice to hear something before the weekend… Please say prayers and think good thoughts for us. […]

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I have gone to Michael’s like… oh… 6 times in the last week I think… And each time I bring this coupon with me. (Feel free to take and use it yourself… but you didn’t get it from me… *wink wink*) I had to make a new portfolio of my work, and wouldn’t you know […]

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I hope you all are ready for the newest BS-WOW! This farm wedding comes from GA, and has such a great spirit to it. The couple pulled off this beautiful wedding for around $5,000 by enlisting the help of family and friends! xoxo Jessica LaShanna + Jason   What was your budget? Our budget was […]

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E & I are putting an offer on a townhouse in Nashville TODAY!!!! Isn’t it cute? And… I have a 2nd interview for a job this afternoon! So sorry for the lack of posting lately- things have been crazy busy for me! But in a good way! Hope you’ll bear with me- stay tuned for […]

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I am in LOVE with the calligraphy by Emilie Friday over at Etsy. Talk about loveliness!!! She can do semi custom invitations, return address stamps, monograms, etc. I can’t wait to have our own place so I can order a return address stamp!!!

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In celebration of being so close to her own wedding Jenn Link Photography is offering FREE WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY to one amazing couple! Jenn met her fiance online playing World of Warcraft, so she has dubbed this contest Geek Love 2010! Jenn is a photographer in Virginia and she is looking for couples with similarly ‘geeky’ […]

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Thank you to everyone for participating in the Sseko Designs contest! Between Twitter, blogging, and comments there were over 75 entries! Awesome! Determining a winner for this one was hard since it wasn’t just based on comments- I ended up putting all the twitters, blog posters, and commenters in a spreadsheet and randomizing them to […]

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Tonight I am honored to be attending a Special Preview Party for Wedding 101, a wedding-planning resource center opening in The Factory at Franklin. Wedding 101 officially opens this Saturday, August 15th, but I was invited to come to the preview party for some behind-the-scenes insight. Wedding 101 is a concept that’s taken off in […]

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These are just some random pics from the last days of our honeymoon. By that point I had lost interest in taking many photos so I didn’t take any the last full day we were there. We spent a little too much time at the swim up bar, if you know what i’m saying. When […]

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