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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 …

DIY Circus Wedding Teal and Hot Pink

Wedding Detail Spy: DIY Circus Wedding

Budget-savvy brides, take note – this little gem of a wedding cost under $5000. The bride, Lindsey wanted a fun circus theme for her guests to enjoy at the reception. So she and her friends and family did 90% of the work. “When I told people we were doing a “whimsical circus style wedding” I got …


Molly and Nick’s Small Town Wedding

Relaxed, informal, homespun. Molly and Nick’s Avoca, Nebraska wedding was a DIY bride triumph. Put the kettle on, this one is epic: Bride Molly says, “I made


Wedding Detail Spy: Pink Tractor

Heather and Dirk definitely have the Quirk Factor. In fact, they have the Quirk Tractor. And I happen to be absolutely mad about their Lynden,

Green Dream Wedding

Wedding Detail Spy: Lauren and Mike’s Green Dream

You might wonder if a wedding with a green colour scheme has an Irish connection, and in this case you’d be right – Lauren and Mike

Pumpkin Theme Wedding

Wedding Detail Spy: Pretty Pumpkin and Turquoise

Today’s wedding has it all – vibrant colours, beautiful setting and wonderful couple. Kat and Zach tied the knot on THE date to get married last

Sunflower Wedding

Wedding Detail Spy: Sunflower Themed Wedding

Feast your eyes on this little beauty. Delyssa and Josh’s color palette of navy, mint blue and gorgeous happy sunflowers is an unusual combination, but it

Wedding Glitter Shoe DIY How-To

Wedding DIY: Glitter Shoe Soles

For this project, you will need: Glitter – I picked mine up in Hickeys on Mary Street (it’s cute and heart shaped!). Super Glue Some gorgeous shoes   1. First of

Peacock Themed Ranch Wedding

Peacock Themed Wedding

Ritzo is originally from the Netherlands; he and Rebecca met in the US. They took inspiration for their wedding decor from the peacocks that roam Leo

Colourful Wedding

Colour Rush: Dawn and Joshua

When Dawn and Joshua tied the knot in sunny Florida last October, colour was the order of the day, with a side order of DIY: DIY Dawn always

Dara Kelly and Jesse Clauson on May 15, 2011.

Dara and Jessie’s First Look

The First Look session is a growing trend stateside – it’s where the bride & groom see each other before the wedding, with their photographer on

DIY Napkin Place Cards

Wedding DIY: Napkin Place Cards

These napkin place cards are such a straight forward and easy DIY project to show your guests to their seats. This project is a sister of