DIY PROJECTS

How to Tea Stain

As I mentioned in a previous post, I had to tea stain a whole bunch of lace to use as table clothes. I love the look of tea stain opposed to plain white. It makes things (especially lace) look more antique and expensive. Also, I wasn’t

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Wedding Inspiration

1940’s Inspired wedding Look

Good morning, Lovelies! I hope you are all having absolutely fantastic weeks! I’m in crunch time at school (final exams are 3 weeks away! Eek!), so I’ve been running around basically like a chicken this week. It’s all good (: That being said, I am super

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Beauty

Vintage Hair Inspiration

My hair trial is this Wednesday! I just sent off my vintage hair inspiration board to my hair stylist. I am hoping to channel a vintage 1920s or 30s look, without the formality and glossiness of their finger waves. I want something lighter and looser but with a

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DIY PROJECTS

DIY Vintage Travel Theme Invites

Now that invitations have been mailed and RSVPs are rolling in, I can finally reveal one of the biggest DIY wedding projects we tackled: invitations! A friend of ours is a graphic designer who is working to build a portfolio. He very kindly offered to design

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Flowers and Decor

Krystal’s Non-floral Bouquet

I love DIY weddings where the brides and families labor over making some memorable details with their unique talents. I, however, am not much of a crafter or a DIY-er. Since I’ve started this wedding planning, I’ve joked that I want a “DIY wedding without the

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Wedding Inspiration

Lesley’s Vintage Inspiration

Hello lovelies! I wanted to share with you vintage inspiration pictures that have been shaping my wedding planning thus far. My fiance and I decided quite early on that our wedding colors would be black, white, and gunmetal grey – not only because they’re fitting for

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Real Weddings

Mysi + Craig, Vintage Affair

I am in love with this vintage wedding- from the first time I saw it I fell for all the details. The vintage ephemera, the billy balls in the bouquets, the newsboy caps on the groomsmen, the darling bridesmaids, the sunny yellow color scheme… it’s all so

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