Monday, September 24, 2012

wedding tub.

I know that I'm not the only one that feels this way.
I know that I'm not the only one who wishes it was around years ago.
namely that wedding category.
I absolutely loved our wedding.
Everyone that walked in said that it was "totally me".
It was my exact vision, colors and all.
I had been planning my wedding for years.
I had a few tubs of magazine, color coated notebooks, invitations, fabric name it, I had it.
I kept everything, I signed up for everything, and I attended every wedding reception we were invited too.

I think this tweet from my best friend in high school sums it up....
Preston Darger‏@PrestonDarger
Ready for a :
  's wedding notebook and box was THE Pinterest before it ever existed.
I've also been known to tell me husband that I wish we could get married again again...5 times...
because of Pinterest. Of course it would be to him...just a different dress, colors, location...

Who would have thought of having their wedding in a barn 5 years ago??!...honestly.
 Barn receptions go well with Fall weddings.
.barn reception
or who would have thought of this...
lace cupcakes...
 Lace cupcakes!
absolutely genius!
 great idea.
and I can promise you that this wasn't around...
Wedding Party: a FREE app that makes it easy for all of your guests to share their event photos
personalize the groom's tie
or even this...
Have your fiancé write you a final message before you put on your shoes for the ceremony and read it before you walk down the aisle

well clearly someone did...but it wasn't me apparently.
I won't wedding and reception were pretty amazing...
and we had some pretty amazing details...
-The hubby and I actually made our own wedding cake.
- I made all of our bouquets and boutonnieres 
 - We designed & made our own invitations.  [I don't have a picture of the back]
 -We had customized cookies with our initials on them.
- My grandma made and sewed all of our table-runners and cake table cloth. She's amazing.
  - oh and, my brother was pretty awesome and wrote this on our get-away car! :)
 [yes! that says SCORE ON SUNDAY!] haha.

BUT just think about the possibilities...all thanks to pinterest.

So if you are not yet me a favor and use Pinterest to the fullest.
I'm sure I will look at your boards over and over and over again....totally normal right?!

[ps. make sure you check out for love of a cupcake. One awesome give-away going on with some pretty wonderful prizes! [I'm giving away a Sephora gift card!] ]


  1. I seriously would LOVE to do my wedding again with Pinterest. My girlfriend is getting married in April and I have a board dedicated to her wedding planning!! I already told her I'm living vicariously through her. I loved your wedding pictures though, so cute! I'm amazed y'all made your wedding cake!!

    xoxo Amber

  2. Wow he made that cake? Looks amazing! And you doing the flowers! So talented! Love the pics!

  3. Your wedding looked so amazing! You are so talented. That cake was gorgeous!

  4. I'm planning a pinterest inspired dream re-wedding for my 10 ear anniversary! A big backyard bash I think. Maybe a five year. Hmmmmm!

  5. Your wedding looked pretty amazing! I do get what you are saying, though. We got married in 2007 and I would have loved to have gotten some of these ideas then. :)

  6. Your wedding was stunning! I do always tell Tyler though, because of Pinterest, we are totally going to have a second mini wedding for our 10 year ;)

  7. Your wedding looked completely amazing!

  8. Wow your wedding looked fab! Love the red! Seriously I feel like all I do is just pin wedding stuff! Haha it's just too fun!

  9. LOL! Who would have thought of getting married in a barn?!? It looks so amazing though. I love your wedding!! Its defiantly pinterest-worthy :)

  10. I completely agree! pinterest would've changed the way we did things, for sure. :) but I'm almost glad at the same time, because it would've been more stress! Love your wedding pics!

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  12. I love this post! pinterest has changed my wedding out look soooo much and also saved me tons and tons of money!
    I honestly do not even know what my wedding would be without that website!


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