I'm a contributing blogger for My background is in fine arts and I love to plan a good party. I'm an avid crafter/ DIYer and am your go to person for DIY project steps and tips. I'm always looking for new or different wedding design ideas to put a little extra spark in your special day.

DIY Sunflower Pomander

Pomander or kissing balls are a popular wedding decor item.  What ever name you call them by, the flower bloom spheres are an easy item to decorate with.  DIY pomanders are fairly simple to create.  Three floral products, faux flowers, styrofoam balls and ribbon, keep materials to a minimum. Making your own pomanders will allow… Read More »

Blue Wedding Color Combinations

Blue can be combined with a variety of colors that each create gorgeous wedding color palettes.  Blue is a cool, dominating color in any palette.  It’s richness and strength make it the main focal point of any combination. Even with this dominating nature different colors paired with blue can emit a variety of different moods. … Read More »

Spring Wedding Bouquet

Spring is right around the corner.  Brides will be looking for a fresh wedding flower look to accompany this change in season.  Popular wedding trends like vintage weddings and trendy flower choices will influence the season’s look. showcased some beautiful wedding flower bouquets to keep an eye out for this spring season, whether bold… Read More »

5 Tips for Creating a Romantic Wedding Centerpiece

Are you a romantic at heart?  If the answer is yes, chances are you have been dreaming about your wedding day for quite awhile now. Many brides want their special day to feel and look like a fairytale. Planning your wedding you don’t need a stylist or a ton of extra cash to go into… Read More »

Top Tips: Coordinating Wedding Party Flowers

Brides planning your wedding party’s flowers around your bridal bouquet can be easy.  Don’t get overwhelmed with too many choices when deciding on bridesmaids’ bouquets, boutonnieres and corsages. If you’ve settled on your wedding flowers and bouquet style your work is half way done.  Coordinating the rest of the wedding party’s flower arrangements will be… Read More »

Butterflies in Wedding Flowers

Butterflies are a natural companion to flowers in nature.  They are also a symbolic representation of a new life, a new beginning.  This natural relationship and symbolic meaning make butterflies the perfect wedding decor accent in bouquets, centerpieces, even favors and wedding cakes. How can you tastefully incorporate butterflies into your wedding flower arrangements? Wedding… Read More »

Inexpensive Glitz and Glam Wedding Table Decor

Inexpensive wedding decor items used the right way can create stunning reception table decorations.  Little touches like deccor accents and votive candles can play a huge roll in bringing a table’s centerpiece look together. One of’s most popular photos on pinterest is the Glitz and Glamor Diamond Table Runner idea featuring the diamond reflection… Read More »

3 Purple Wedding Color Combinations

Last week we defined color in the Wedding Planning: What is Color? post.  A basic understanding of how color is defined and how colors work together can be quite helpful when planning your wedding colors. Color is a key element to consider not just when planning your wedding flowers but also when planning your whole… Read More »