Throw a Party!

Hello!  With everyone in the midst of summer plans and busyness, it is hard to keep up with friends!  So why not throw a party?!  Here are some of my favorite inspirations for party invites…some are for a wedding, some for a birthday, but the idea behind them could be translated to any type of … Continue reading

Summer Dress Up

Today in my city, the high is 81 degrees…and the humidity is probably the same!  I will be staying indoors today, as 81 and 9 months prego aren’t the best of friends.  But I do plan to beat the heat this summer in some adorable sundresses!  Here are a few of my favorites… source This … Continue reading

DIY: Vintage Frame Update

A couple weeks ago my mom was in town for the Junk Bonanza. It was fabulous, as always. I came home with a couple goodies, two of which being this old frame and flash card that says ‘play.’  I was eager to play with these two items but hadn’t quite decided what I wanted to … Continue reading

Wedding Bliss – Part 3

This week I will show you the bridal party wedding attire!  First up, the bridesmaids!! I had always said I would never have my bridesmaids wear red.  Guess what they wore?!?!   I had originally planned for each maid to wear a different dress, but that turned out to be to hard to find a … Continue reading

Wedding Bliss – Part 2

Hello again! Today I will show you the flowers I made for my wedding!  I went the DIY route because of the look of the wedding, but also because I was looking for ways to be more economical in our decor. First up are the bridesmaids bouquets!  I began with a package of styrofoam balls … Continue reading

Wedding Bliss – Part 1

Hello! I have been a major blogging slacker lately!  Holly has been doing an amazing job keeping up the blog while I have been getting married, moving, helping my sister get married, out of town, and having another wedding reception!  It has been a busy, busy 4 weeks.  But starting today, I want to post … Continue reading

Retro Picnic

A few weeks ago we had our retro picnic that I mentioned here. I realized I never showed you the results. I didn’t take a ton of pictures, but the few I have a certainly sweet.   from Ryan Seidel  Our friend Nicola also posted some pictures on her blog. The picnic was a hit. … Continue reading

Summer Days

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Picnic Bliss

Vintage picnics always look absolutely fabulous in photos, and they always seem so hard to recreate in real life. A few of my friends and I are creating a vintage picnic for tomorrow night. We planned our menu, established a little dress code, and sent out an invitation. We’ll see what comes of it! Here … Continue reading

Some Bunting Lovin’

Everyone loves a little bunting, right?  Right.   Today I am going to show you a few different bunting options to decorate your wedding, a summer party, or just to pretty up your house.  Ready? Source This setting is from a gorgeous wedding featured on Style Me Pretty.  I love how the bunting dresses up … Continue reading