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DIY Sweater Infinity Scarf, Mittens + Turban Beanie

It’s the busiest time of the year! Turn an old sweater into… a scarf, mittens + turban beanie without sewing! Materials: Old sweater – purchased mine from Salvation Army for $5 Scissors Tape adhesive – purchased from Hancock Fabrics Fray … Continue reading

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DIY Bow Earrings

After watching this youtube video (here), I was inspired to make my own DIY Bow Earrings. Purchased the studs + crystals from a local bead store and the bow connectors on an online etsy shop here. Total cost was about … Continue reading

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DIY Wedding Programs

How to make your own programs. 1) Purchase cardstock: I purchased 120 Martha Stewart programs which were on sale at Michael’s. The paper from Martha Stewart was difficult to print on because they were already folded. For the future, I … Continue reading

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DIY Wedding Guest Book

Instead of paying,  $50 to $100 on a guest book with plain lines, I decided to make my own to save money and have a keepsake for years to come. Other creative guest book ideas I contemplated were: 1) Wish Tree - … Continue reading

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DIY Studded Collars + Collar Necklace Wish List

I shared Chriselle Lim’s video in my Favorite March Videos blogpost here. Finally got around to making some collars over the weekend. Check out Chriselle’s post on how to make them here. What you will need: Men’s Shirts from Goodwill ($3 … Continue reading

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DIY Wedding Photobooth Props

The Photobooth was a hit at our wedding! Definitely great fun and lots of laughs. We went with Corey Young from Yo DJ Entertainment.  Three months prior to the wedding I decided to prepare props for the photobooth. I discovered … Continue reading

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♡ Fave Videos May!

Here are some of my favorite videos from May. Collars + Chains + Bows are my absolute faves. 1) DIY  Peter Pan Collar Necklace:  Recently discovered Evelina Berry. She has amazing style with unique fashion + interior design. Can’t wait … Continue reading

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DIY Silver Chain Necklace

I’ve been DIY – Necklace crazy. While searching for materials for an upcoming DIY project at Home Depot, I discovered they sell chains for $0.69/foot. I bought 2 feet of each chain and a connector ring pack. All you need to … Continue reading

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DIY Chain Collar Necklace

Saw a similar chain collar necklace on ASOS here on sale from $347.90 to $78 and then while browsing blogs I discovered a DIY on how to make it on on a pair and a spare. Yay! Click here to learn … Continue reading

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♡ Fave Videos of March + April!

Here are some super creative DIY videos I enjoyed for March + April. 1) Chriselle Lim created 20 looks out of 1 piece of fabric here. 2) Anneorshine created some DIY Wrap Bracelet/Stacked Bracelets here. 3) JennetChow of JellyPop Shoes … Continue reading

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The Wedding Dress(es)

Wedding madness is over. If we decide to renew our vows in the future, it will be a destination wedding. I realized after the fact… no wonder newlyweds book a honeymoon. Being a celebrity for a day was exhausting. Needed … Continue reading

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DIY Wedding Invitations

How to make unique + creative wedding invitations at a fraction of the cost! To make 250 invitations,  you will need:  250 5×7″ cardstock (See #1) 150 8.5″ x 11″ double-sided cardstock with your design (See #2) – this design … Continue reading

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♡ Fave Videos of February!

Here are my favorite videos for the month of February. This first video was created by niamtxiv. Watching this video has given me inspiration for some future outfits. Stay tuned for more outfits or you can always stay updated by … Continue reading

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Sunnen + Ntxheng-yeng’s Wedding!

Meet Sunnen + Ntxheng-yeng. Ntxheng-yeng is one of my pharmacy college buddies! She had the most organized weddings and the schedule was on time. No Hmong time! The venue fit over 400 to 500 guests in Waukesha, WI at the … Continue reading

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Mee + Pachee’s Arkansas Wedding!

Meet Mee + Pachee. Venue: Ozark County Fairgrounds Location: Ozark, AR What was your wedding inspiration?  “Our wedding inspiration was simply the love that we had for each other that grew throughout the 7 years of dating, and the love that our … 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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