Posts Categorized: Real Weddings Blog

A Big Sur Wedding II

Who can resist the lovely, yellow poofs from Martha Stewarts Craft line? Liana scattered the table with pinecones, yellow votives, and birch tube vases filled with dahlias. Inspired by Lena Corwin’s infamous wedding, Liana spent 18 months thrifting vintage plates for her own wedding. You think this would be more expensive route to take over… Read more »

A Big Sur Wedding

I followed Liana’s blog throughout her whole planning process and was thrilled when she agreed to come on the site after her wedding to share all her lovely details. I really could go on and on how amazed I am at how they were able to pull of such a charming wedding on a budget,… Read more »

Amber + Jeff III

After the ceremony and cocktail hour, we headed inside for the reception. To serve as escort cards, we used test tubes containing the guests’ names and tables which were then placed at the entrance to our reception room. We scoured the local thrift stores for red hardcover books to decorate our tables. Not only were… Read more »

Amber + Jeff II

I am a big fan of the internet, so it’s not surprising that I bought tons of our wedding items online, including the dresses for the bridesmaids and flower girls (Netbride), ties/pocketsquares for the groom and groomsmen (Aria), my earrings, wedding party gifts, etc etc. Pictured below are a few of my internet finds: Paloma’s… Read more »