Valentine's Day is right around the corner my dears, and if you're looking for a little something extra for your favorite gal pals or the love of your life, I've got you covered with this cute Valentine's Day printable.   This watercolor inspired 'You are my favorite' print is a super simple and quick gift -  and it's 8 by 10 so it can easily be printed and framed just in time for F[...]
If you're new here, you may not know that I write a monthly column on The Budget Savvy Bride sharing my favorite inexpensive font pairings for your wedding invitations, should you choose to DIY them instead of hire someone to do them for you. I have a wonderful time each month choosing the main fonts and pairing them with a complimentary font, and it often leads to me buying at least one new favor[...]
If you're like me, you love giving (and getting!) gift cards - I like knowing that I can buy someone their favorite coffee at Starbucks or the mug they've at Anthropologie but haven't told anyone about. What I don't love is those cardboard sleeves that come with them that most stores (with the exception of Anthro.. helloooo adorable gift cards!). We're fixing that problem today with a new [...]
It's been a few years since I designed downloadable gift tags, so I figured there is no time better than the present! This year I used some lovely elements from Bella Loves Letters to create these - her watercolor designs were perfect for these tags. How to Use The Downloadable Gift Tags To use the tags, click this link or any of the images and a page will download. Print them on heavy ca[...]
One of my most popular wedding invitation suites is my Dreamy Mountain Wedding invitation - complete with a lace doily wrap tied with baker's twine. It has the perfect amount of lace detail to make it perfect for a rustic wedding, a bohemian wedding or a super feminine wedding, and I've been designing sets for brides all over the country! Today I'm going to show you how you can make your own la[...]
I'm over at My Wedding Favors again sharing fun ways to throw a kitchen themed wedding shower. Wouldn't that be a fun way to have your kitchen and recipe box stocked all in one day? For even more fun, I've designed this cute downloadable 5 x 7 recipe card for you to use at your kitchen themed shower. Just print double sided on white cardstock, trim to the crop marks and share your recipes! [...]
When it comes to your wedding tables and centerpieces, there are so many gorgeous ways to dress up the center of the table. Here are some pretty rad DIY runners - from book pages to live florals, these runners will definitely create a conversation.   1. A DIY Photo Runner: I love this idea because I love vintage photographs. Whether you use authentically antique photos or use[...]
Since lots of ceremony locations no longer allow tossing of rice as the bride and groom exit, and bubbles is becoming overdone, I love the idea of a lavender toss for a rustic wedding exit. Today I'm showing you a simple DIY project using old book pages and lavender - it's pretty and smells wonderful too! What You'll Need:  - 100 -200 Pages from an old book (One or two books shoul[...]
Nothing says spring more to me than light and airy decor and pure white milk glass. I've been collection milk glass for a while and have curated over 200 pieces, so showcasing my collection and being able to rent it out to others for their celebrations is something I want to get going on this year. I love this quick little shoot - handmade anemones in shades of purple paired with milk glass is [...]
  Since opening my antique store last May, I've come across so many pieces of vintage lace trim. For a while, all of the pieces just sat in the basement of my shop until I finally figured out what to make with them - a lace trim garland.   I used the garlands I made for a Christmas tree in the shop, but it's so simple to make that I decided to use them as a backdrop in my booth too.[...]