Monthly Archives: January 2012

DayJaVUE Photography Spotlight

I ran across dayjavue’s facebook . I started to ‘like’ her photos on her facebook photo album and then, ended up ‘liking’ every photo in the photo album. That is how spectacular her work is! Check out more from her website! … Continue reading

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Photographer Profile: KMLee Design | Photography

        Tell me about yourself: “My name is Khong Meng Lee or you guys can call me Khong. I go by my first name in American and in Hmong, I go by Khong Meng. I’m from Sacramento, … Continue reading

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Baker Profile: PangCakes!

  Meet Pang behind PangCakes. Just by reading her business name, you already know she is one creative woman. My favorites were these macaroons. They are so cute that I don’t even want to eat them.   :   Tell … Continue reading

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My Best Friend’s Wedding

My best friend’s wedding story was published in an article in the 2012 Wedding Guide entitled “Four weddings for one marriage – a Hmong couple in Rochester vow their love”. This article gives a summary of the wedding process for … Continue reading

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Mr. & Mrs. Der Lor! Black + White Wedding!

Meet Alice + Der. Lawyer + Musician = ♡. Inspiration: Classic and simple. Words from the Bride: “Since I was still in school, I didn’t have much time to plan the wedding so my sister planned (almost) everything for me.  We … Continue reading

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♡ Videos of the Week!

What a great idea! I ran across Paper Lace Confetti and read their posts with their favorite videos of the week. See the original post from Paper Lace Confetti about Paper Cranes Production here. So cool! Why not share my love for … Continue reading

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Wedding Make-up Inspirations!

Guess what I got in the mail yesterday…. ….   The Urban Decay NAKED 2 Palette. Yay! Secret Santa Gift! Planning to use this palette for wedding make-up in April 2012. Plus, my Urban Decay NAKED 1 Palette is hitting … Continue reading

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DIY Gold Vases

Looking at the centerpieces from my wedding inspiration from thebridescafe.com, gold vases would cost a FORTUNE. Thus, I decided to make my own. Only a few are necessary to get the “look”. I made 10 vases! What you will need? … Continue reading

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DIY Save-the-Dates

Front Side: Photos courtesy of PrettyGeeky.   Back Side: What is a Save-the-Date?  A save-the-date is a postcard that is sent out about a year prior to the wedding so family and friends can hold that date for your wedding. … Continue reading

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Wedding Inspiration!

ROYAL WEDDING INSPIRATION Last July 2011, my fianceé and I were “culturally” married. In the Hmong culture, there are 2 ways to get married. 1) Get kidnapped (sounds dangerous! but is actually the “easiest” way to get married) 2) Groom … Continue reading

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