Bridal Party Gifts

Groomsmen Gifts

Guess what? I’m MARRIED! Will be back soon with recaps but wanted to share this post about how we thanked the men involved in our big day. Now that all the gifts have been handed out, I can share with you our awesome groomsmen gifts. I’ll

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Food + Beverage

Budget Wedding Booze

If you’re going to have a party (which our reception will certainly be), you need to have some alcohol. But if you want alcohol, you have to pay the price. And as budget savvy brides, we don’t want to fork over the cash. So it is

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DIY PROJECTS

Repurposed Window Decor

I wanted a “wow” piece to show off when the guests come in to the wedding to sign the guest book.  And you may remember I mentioned that the venue we are getting married at has a huge wall of old windows and doors at the

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Music + Entertainment

Our Wedding Playlist

I know it is silly, but one of my favorite parts of the wedding ceremony is the choice in music. It is the perfect opportunity for the happy couple to show off their style, creativity, and share new songs with their guests. When it came time

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DIY PROJECTS

Will You Be My Bridesmaid?

There are many details to my upcoming wedding that are non-traditional. The biggest one would have to be the wedding party. But before I dive right in, I need to share a little back story… Derek has always been the girl’s best guy friend, and I

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DIY PROJECTS

Wedding Guest Book

I have been looking for a unique guest book for our wedding and after running into a lot of “roadblocks” I decided it would be easier, cheaper and more practical to use a photobook and let our guests sign that. This way we have a coffee table book

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DIY PROJECTS

DIY Wood Wedding Cake Topper

Who wants to see my latest wedding craft?! I’ll start by showing you some cake topper inspiration pictures (and I’m kicking myself for not saving where they came from but my guesses are etsy, 100 layer cake, and/or once wed). Before we get to the craft, I’ll

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