17 Jun

You know that binder you have with all of your wedding inspirations? We promise you’re going to want to squeeze a few more pages inside after seeing today’s wedding! If ever there was a bride who outdid herself, Elsie Larson (of the indie fashion/craft blog A Beautiful Mess) wins the prize. Her wedding is not only […]

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1 Jun

We have a fun little announcement for the end of the day today… our little piece in the June issue of Brides Magazine is out! Pick up a copy and read about 10 of our favorite DIY projects plus our tips for DIY success. Thanks, Brides! It was a pleasure. And the whole issue is […]

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18 May

Purl is the most fantastic source of inspiration for anyone with even a slight inclination to craft. We spotted this super adorable Liberty of London garter on their blog that you could easily whip up in an afternoon, provided you have basic knowledge of a sewing machine and a little determination. It would make a […]

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9 May

Our lovely reader Lily created this super cute and really easy tutorial to make paper flags similar to those for sale at BHLDN. Love it! It’s a good one, don’t you think? You can see the written instructions on her blog, The Yuppie Lifestyle. Thanks so much for sharing it with us, Lily! We love […]

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3 May

Those of you itching to get crafty will appreciate this pretty shop. Jewel Box Ballerina creates handmade flower tutorials for pretty feather and fabric flowers that you can use to create all sorts of things for your wedding. Look at these pretties: Once you master each flower, you can use them together in one big bouquet, in a […]

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27 Apr

Jillian spotted this adorable gift on A Field Journal that Livy made for her BF’s birthday. Isn’t it so cute and thoughtful? We thought it was perfect inspiration for the gentlemen out there! After all, attending a royal wedding requires a fancy style necktie, don’t you think? Her design is so beautiful!

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25 Apr

We thought we’d start Royal Wedding week off with a yummy idea for favors fit for an English wedding. Buttery delicious shortbread, of course! The excellent thing about shortbread is that it keeps for a really long time when stored in an air tight container. And it’s extraordinarily simple to make. So you could potentially […]

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21 Apr

The traditional, Mexican version of these paper flowers isn’t necessarily earth-friendly, but we thought we’d share them this week anyway since they’re so fun! We made a recycled option too that we thought might inspire some of you to use recycled materials for the same project. We love the idea of re-creating folk crafts from […]

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20 Apr

Laura and Adeel live in Pittsburgh, but they met and went to school in Columbus. They decided it would be the perfect place for their wedding since it holds many fond memories of their early years together. Laura is seriously working her J Crew taffeta number, isn’t she? That’s a hard dress to wear and […]

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20 Apr

In honor of earth week, we thought we’d show a cute project Jillian came up with using vintage/recycled cupboard drawer knobs. Reusing something for a different purpose than it was intended is always earth friendly! When you’re pondering creative projects a trip to the flea market to can be super inspiring. Jillian spotted these glass […]

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