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Get the Look - Yellow and Grey wedding

Get the Look – Yellow and Grey Wedding

Remember a few weeks back we featured Nicole and James’ Yellow and Grey outdoor wedding by Jennifer Eileen Photography? Well, it was such a hit that

White Outdoor Wedding

A Quirky Outdoor White Wedding

Succulents, a marquee and one big water tower are all on the menu in today’s post with photos by Jayd Gardina Photography. Dawn and Sean’s wedding

Our DIY Photo Booth17

Our DIY Wedding: The Ultimate Photo Booth How-To Post

One of my personal favourite things about our DIY Wedding has got to be the Photo Booth. I put up the photographs from it recently, and

DIY Geek Glasses

Our DIY Wedding: Cheap Chic Geek Glasses

The eco ethos inspires today’s post. We have a drawer at home full of 3D glasses – despite our best intentions, we rarely remember to bring

Our DIY Photo Booth13

Our DIY Wedding: Photobooth Pics

Today’s post is one that’s very close to my heart – a DIY post with a healthy serving of familiar faces to boot… well, familiar

Orange Outdoors Wedding

Wedding Detail Spy: Abby and Kyle’s Orange Affair

Today’s real wedding inspiration is a phantasmagoria of blue skies, orange polka dots and a magical balloon release! Kyle and Abby rolled up their sleeves and

Rustic Summer Barn Wedding

Wedding Detail Spy: Rustic Summer Barn Wedding

Dalena and Dennis’ wedding day was an intimate and classy affair that they created with the help of their family and friends. The ceremony took place

Retro Teal and Coral Newspaper Invitations

Our Story: Invitations!

You might expect, as our big day draws ever-closer *mini dance* that I’d have lots of Our Story posts, but over the past while they’ve been

Sweet DIY Architects Wedding

Planning a wedding the Architect’s Way

This is for you if you like the how behind the pretty. Today we’re joined by recent bride Heidi who’s approach to planning a wedding was influenced by the fact that she – and her husband James are trainee architects. You can see from their wedding photos by the wonderful Jeff Simpson Photography that they paid …


Secret Vegan Wedding

  Jessica and Bryan planned their wedding hundreds of miles away, in San Fransisco. With the help of Jessica’s mother doing the flowers, and Jessica’s brother finding the reception and putting everything together…they had a beautiful wedding day. One other quirk is that Jessica and Bryan are both vegans. They wanted food to be a huge …

50s Retro Wedding

Wedding Detail Spy: Fifties Retro

Today’s real wedding is a treat that could have stepped off the set of Mad Men. Katie and Jim’s 1950s Retro themed wedding from Sedona, AZ is packed with DIY inspiration of the mid century variety, with lots of vintage details to feast your eyes upon. The little shock of yellow petticoat beneath the bride and …


Wedding Detail Spy: Lavender Love DIY

Today’s Wedding Detail Spy is a US DIY affair with Irish and UK connections – an English bride and a groom from an Irish family. Bride Phoebe says, “We bring as much of our British world into our American lives as we can. My uncle, who now lives in Ireland, was unable to attend the wedding …

Austin Wedding Photography

Cute and Arty Day After Session

Autumn and Adam are both artists, and their DIY Day After Session showcases all the special touches their creativity brought to their big day. Lots of their friends are creatives too, and they all chipped in together to help make the day memorable, and helping the couple to cut expenses. Fancy a peek at some kick-ass …

Wedding with succulents

Sumptuous Succulents

Recently, I have been really loving succulents (or cacti as I’ve always known them). They are the foliage of choice for a Mid Century Modern aesthetic, and I love how soft their skin looks (prickly spines notwithstanding). Amanda and Dave got married in Tucson, Arizona at the scenic Tohono Chul Park where the landscape is full …

Country Cool Wedding

Wedding Detail Spy: Country Cool

When Megan and Tim decided to tie the knot, they wanted their wedding to family-friendly and fun for all. Lawn games, grass stains and a few DIY projects later, here are their photographs. Megan, I think it’s safe to say mission accomplished! “Some of my favorite photos that Kaylan captured were those of the children running …