Today was my last day of work before the wedding. I hadn’t planned to take all of next week off, but my coworkers saw the writing on the wall - they knew I would need this time for my projects and my sanity. They were right. I could feel the relief as I rode the … Continue reading All Wedding…All the Time
I have been a little overwhelmed by my multiple to-do lists lately. But, as she always does, Maid of Honor got me calmed down and back on-track. Together we ran errands, made a master to-do list (including deadlines…yikes), and got the vases touched up and in their boxes so they are all ready to go … Continue reading Maid of Honor to the Rescue!
While the boys are living it up in Nashville... ...Little Sis, Mom and I have been very busy. We taped... And we painted. We used every last drop of paint and somewhere around 6 rolls of blue tape. But...We have hundreds of beautiful GOLD VASES! My garage floor may never be the same, Little Sis … Continue reading The Midas Touch
So. That's a lot of vases...And then there's the 36 that mom has at her house. And the 2 dozen in my dining room. And, there are 40 more coming on Wednesday. So, ummm, who's free this weekend?
After I posted last night’s blog, I received a text: “How long, exactly, is your to-do list?” I can’t post my response here in mixed company, but the response is, LONG.The good news is, we were able to take care of a few things today!The linens are ordered! And, they are fabulous enough to deserve … Continue reading All the Small Things: Are Coming Together
First, we can’t find the perfect pink. Now, we can’t find the perfect gold! I came home to find a gigantic, super heavy box on the front porch (sorry UPS driver...I knew I should have baked). That means that my vases have arrived, and I need to get going to make sure these babies are … Continue reading All that Glitters…is Not the Perfect Gold
I saw the photo above (from the brilliant folks at Style Me Pretty) and I knew plain glass vases would no longer cut it. I had to find a way to make mine gold!Maid of Honor and I have been experimenting to find just the right coverage, the right texture, and most importantly, the right … Continue reading All the Small Things: Gold Dipped Vases