Category Archives: Wedding Wednesday

11 Easy Glitter Wedding Ideas

There’s nothing I love more than sparkle, as evidenced by my job. But that magpie tendency penetrates the other areas of my life too. So basically, I want everything to be metallic, sparkly, shiny or GLITTERY. Including Wedding Wednesday. Sure, glitter might be the chicken pox of the craft world (do kids still get chicken pox?) but it is so pretty. How could you not want to bedazzle everything in sight for your wedding! Don’t do that though. choose carefully from a few of the best super sparkly projects for glitter weddings I’ve curated for you. Obviously, sparkly mason jars Read More →

Engagement Ring Eye Candy: Around Brilliant the Bend

Cheesy pun? Check. Wearing pink? Check. It must be Wednesday! And on Wednesdays, do we not only wear pink, we celebrate engagement ring eye candy – luckily, RLJ just got in a nice new batch of fabbity fab round brilliant diamond engagement rings. They’re as varied in style as they are in price point, which is always good for the world’s most popular diamond cut. Round brilliant girls might be classic, but that doesn’t men they’re all traditionalists, or even that they all want a solitaire. Some ladies just like more diamonds, and that’s a trait I’ll never fault anyone Read More →

Princess Cut Engagement Ring Eye Candy

The princess cut engagement ring has been going strong for the last decade. This beautiful brilliant cut diamond gives all the flash and fire that a traditional round would, but with a modern attitude. The princess cut’s clean, sharp corners and hearts & arrows pattern are the stuff that millennial dreams are made of. They hide their inclusions well, like any brilliant cut, while showing off spectacular color even from grades above F. The princess cut engagement ring does need some special attention though – those perfectly pointed corners are actually pretty delicate and very susceptible to fractures, chipping and Read More →

Favorite Floral Guides

It’s no secret I’ve got a botanical obsession. Playing with wedding flowers is one of my favorite leisure activities. I mean, I don’t crash weddings to fondle the freesia or disassemble centerpieces at my friends’ receptions. I imagine playing with them. Different textures, color palettes, height, shapes and vessels all combine to make each wedding floral arrangement a unique creation all its own. Don’t even get me started on the various categories of bouquets. Well, I guess I already started, because these fabulous wedding floral guides do include a break down of different bouquet styles. But promise, I’ll keep it brief. Read More →

Why You Shouldn’t Do a First Look

I wrote this post two weeks ago. Then I uploaded photos and accidentally deleted 99% of the copy. No, of course I didn’t have it saved in a Word document. So I yelled & smacked my Mac Zoolander style, cried a little, and gave this post the silent treatment for two weeks. I’ve overcome my anger because I love you, readers, and want you to be happy. Please enjoy, and remember: this is an opinion piece of a nobody blogger and not the advice of a medical professional. I can’t believe I just typed that headline. It feels like Wedding Read More →