Monthly archives:November 2014

Charming Deet #261: ESTY FRIDAY

These week’s Etsy feature is {Haomaihanger}! This shop creates beautiful custom wedding dress hangers. Brides love the personalized touch and have made these custom hangers one of the latest trends. They can be used as a lovely personalized gift to members of the wedding party. They also look darling in the getting ready portion of the pho[...]

Charming Deet #260: Winter Wedding Favors

When choosing wedding favors, the best ones have multiple purposes such as being useful to the guest and being able to be used as decoration. With winter approaching us, here are some wedding favors that relate to the winter season. Food: Incorporating s’mores, hot chocolate packets, and roasted nuts are a delightful was to help your guest stay warm and c[...]

Charming Deet #259: ETSY FRIDAY

{AmandaGdesigns} is a charming Etsy shop that all started when Amanda asked her husband to craft a wooden sign to hang above the mantle in their home. Amanda posted the finished product on her blog and was overwhelmed with the popularity! She started her Etsy shop to sell the signs which soon after included her wedding guest book designs. Guest book[...]

Charming Deet #258: Guest Books

Guest books are becoming more and more creative, engaging, and decorative! Guest books were orginially provided at weddings to take a log of who all attended the special occasion.  This was basically a log of all the witnesses who could testify the reality of the wedding and was therefore signed after the ceremony.  Three creative ideas for guest books a[...]

Charming Deet #257: DIY Ideas!

Who doesn't love a DIY project? They're fun and they save some serious cash! We recently picked a few new DIY trends we LOVE! Check it out (: Watercolor Napkins These napkins add a little bit of fun to any table setting! They can be as vibrant or faded out as you would like to match any style of decor. What could make them even better? They're chea[...]

Charming Deet #256: The Bustle

Every girl dreams about having a train on her dress (as long as Kate Middleton's perhaps?), but what do you do with it after the ceremony so it's not trailing all around the reception?  Put it up in a bustle!!! What is a bustle?  It is the gathering of the train of a gown and pinning it up on the skirt stylishly. Bustles come from European fashion in the s[...]