26 Apr

Hello! I am Erin Jang from The Indigo Bunting and I am so happy to be guest blogging this week. I work as an art director at a magazine but on the side I design custom wedding invitations. I specialize in creating one-of-a-kind invitations that are tailored for the couples I work with. What makes […]

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23 Apr

Today, our DIY centerpiece comes from the simplest of materials: particle board and peg board. Personally I’ve always loved the graphic pattern of particle board. My grandfather used to outline all of his tools in sharpie marker on the particle board in his garage. I’ve had a crush on this unassuming material ever since. To […]

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20 Apr

To me there’s nothing quite as lovely as a pile of vintage books. I adore decorating with their muted, aged colors. The palette is both vintage and decidedly modern all at once. For today’s centerpiece I used two vintage hardcover books I found at the Melrose Place Flea Market last week. I chose these titles […]

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19 Apr

Hello there! Kelly here from succulentLOVE and yes, please design. I am super thrilled to spend the week with you. Let’s get acquainted. You: super fabulous 100 Layer Cake reader. Me: Purveyor of all things lovely. As a floral designer and event/paper goods designer I am a sucker for the pretty things in life. I […]

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15 Apr

When I see gorgeous floral arrangements and tablescapes like these, the designer side of me must stop and study all the perfect little details of the whole table set up. I’ve been itching to try my hand at floral design and prop styling…and I think that a dinner table makes a perfect canvas. Lately, I […]

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14 Apr

I made a bunch of mini-version of this candle as guest gifts for a bride’s small and intimate bridal shower. Who wouldn’t enjoy a fragrant and homemade gift such as these? This DIY candle project is a bit more time consuming and it’s best to do batches at a time. If you’ve never made candles […]

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13 Apr

Today, I’d like to share with you a fun + tasty DIY project that guests will LOVE. I did something similar to this for a summer wedding last year and it was a huge hit! Here is what you’ll need: - small jars with attached lid - cotton twill ribbon or any 1/2″ thick ribbon […]

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12 Apr

Hi there! This is Sarah from Truly Smitten and I am so thrilled to be a part of 100 Layer Cake for this week. Here’s a little something about me: I am a graphic designer and have my own wedding + custom design studio, Truly Smitten, which I launched back in 2007 after quitting my […]

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6 Apr

Last year, when coco+kelley asked me to make some color predictions, one of my palette picks was deep red and peach. I don’t know how successful my prediction was, but I sure do love the look, and I’ve been meaning to create an inspiration board with it ever since. Romantic without being overly sweet, and […]

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5 Apr

Hello fellow 100 Layer Cake readers! Kathryn here from Snippet & Ink, I’m so excited to be guest blogging this week while Kristina is out enjoying time with her new baby boy. I love playing with colors, seeing if I can make predictable color palettes new, or pairing colors that might not seem obvious together. […]

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