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Handmade Wedding Round-Up – March 24th

Posted March 24, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 1 Comment

Hi, loves! At Emmaline Bride, you know we’re crazy over handmade weddings especially with so many beautiful items always added to our Marketplace. So, to inspire you, we’ve rounded up ten handmade wedding finds for your big day. We’ve found a stylish new accessory collection, a (totally fun!) rustic wedding invitation, shoes for your ring bearer and flower girl, a delicate locket necklace, a monogrammed gift for bridesmaids, and more. But, we want to know… which of these finds is your favorite?

Handmade Wedding Round-Up

1. New Accessories Collection

The lovely Tessa Kim just rolled out her 2014 wedding accessories collection and it’s absolutely stunning! Here are a few of our hand-picked favorites (though it was hard to choose):

Gorgeous crystal headband (Vienna) by Tessa Kim.  Perfect for your handmade wedding!





Metal Monogram Cake Topper

Posted December 6, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 1 Comment

We always love to share the latest + greatest in handmade wedding finds. We spotted this single initial metal monogram cake topper by juliethefish designs and couldn’t wait to share! What I love most about this cake topper is how it can tie in to a variety of themes. Plus, it’s elegantly simple so it won’t overwhelm your cake or your decor. You can choose the size, letter, and even the font, if you’d prefer. Read on to get a closer look…

metal monogram cake topper (by juliethefish designs)





8 Clever Ways to Personalize Your Wedding

Posted September 11, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 57 Comments

Hi, loves! One of the reasons why I love handmade (+ why Emmaline Bride is dedicated to handmade weddings) is because of the ability to personalize every detail. When I wrote my book, I emphasized how important it is to put your own personal stamp throughout your entire wedding. Every couple has a unique story to tell; why plan the same wedding as everyone else? Today we’ve rounded up a few clever ways to personalize your wedding as inspiration. Check out these fantastic finds and enter for a chance to win one of your very own! Read on to find out more!

1. Silhouette Bride and Groom Guest Book

Does it get any more personalized than this silhouette set? You can use this as a guest book or buy as a wedding gift for your favorite newlyweds’ home. This one goes on my ‘must-have’ list, for sure.

6 Clever Ways to Personalize Your Wedding (silhouettes: pinwheel fair)





Bird Themed Wedding: 3 New Finds – May 16

Posted May 16, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ Leave a Comment!

Good morning, loves! I blissfully awoke this morning to the sound of birds chirping, a light breeze lofting through my window, and a bright, sunny, cloudless sky. In a word? Perfection. I love this time of year – it’s wedding season! – and I am fascinated by the beautiful, nature-inspired accents found in many Real Weddings today. One of my favorite themes to date is a bird themed wedding, a popular nature-inspired option for couples. Today, we’re bringing you three new bird themed wedding finds to inspire you as you sip on your coffee and ease into your day. So, if you’re ready to begin, we kick off the list with a pair of ultra-sweet love bird chair signs. Enjoy!

Bird Themed Wedding

1. Bird Wedding Chair Signs

These little love birds are adorable! Make your chairs stand out at your head table or sweetheart table by tying a personalized wooden bird to the back. By PNZ Designs with photo by Melania Marta Photography.

Bird Themed Wedding - Love Bird Chair Signs by PNZ Designs (photo: Melania Marta)





25 Amazing Silhouette Wedding Ideas

Posted November 21, 2012 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 4 Comments

Hello, loves! We have an amazing inspirational post to kick off your beautiful day-before Thanksgiving festivities. We are featuring a favorite classic wedding theme – the silhouette wedding – and showing you how to add handmade wedding accents. Some of the amazing finds we’re unveiling include a silhouette wedding cake, silhouette lockets for bridesmaid gifts, a guest book alternative, custom cufflinks, favor tags, and much more. In fact, we’ve rounded up twenty-five of the latest-and-greatest silhouette wedding finds to inspire you, beginning with a Real Wedding photograph that is a must-have on every couple’s photo list. Enjoy!

Silhouette Wedding Ideas

As promised, here’s one wedding photograph sure to make you swoon: a silhouette couple, captured beautifully by Caroline Ghetes:





GIVEAWAY: Win a Set of Heart Cake Toppers!

Posted November 19, 2012 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 28 Comments

11.26 – Winner Announced! And the winner is… lucky #9! Congrats, Tory! Please check your inbox for details on how to claim your prize. Thanks to all who entered and a special thank you to Cherry Time for sponsoring the giveaway!

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Hello, loves + HAPPY MONDAY! We hope you had an amazing weekend. As you know, Mondays mean brand new giveaways at Emmaline Bride and this week’s is a lovely one! We have teamed up with the fantastic duo of Cherry Time to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a set of crochet heart cake toppers. Read on to see these adorable toppers and find out how to score a set of yours!

heart cake toppers by Cherry Time via Emmaline Bride





What’s Hot This Weekend – July 28th Edition

Posted July 28, 2012 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 2 Comments

Hello, hello! Happy Saturday! We hope you’re enjoying this beautiful end-of-July weekend. If you’re an avid Emmaline Bride reader, you know that on Saturdays we mix it up a bit with a handmade wedding round-up of inspiration we love from around the web. We know your wedding planning isn’t put on hold because it’s the weekend… and since you don’t quit, neither do we. This week, we’ve gathered up TONS of inspiration including a glorious wedding cake (with sugar peony on top), a rustic cake topper, DIY ideas, a handmade wedding game, a gorgeous garter, a chic DIY hairstyle, and more to continue your wedding planning inspiration. Read on to see what’s hot this weekend + enjoy!

wedding cake peony on top





Heart Duo Cake Topper

Posted July 10, 2012 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 2 Comments

Hi, loves! When I was shopping for a cake topper, I had the hardest time finding one that suited our individual personalities + style. If you’re looking for a cake topper that ties customization without being tacky or over-the-top, you’ve come to the right place! We spotted this unique heart duo cake topper at Julie The Fish Designs which includes your names – hand-stamped – and can be placed on any size wedding cake. And, since they’re not overly wedding-y, this cake topper can be reused on anniversary cakes for years to come. Read on for more…

heart duo cake topper





Now You Can Win a Wedding Cake Topper!

Posted June 18, 2012 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 158 Comments

At Emmaline Bride, Mondays = Giveaways! This week, we’ve teamed up with the lovely Dances With Clay, a handmade artisan based in Oregon (+ love bird topper creator that ships worldwide!) Read on to find out how you can enter for a chance to win a FREE cake topper customized just for you after the jump!

wedding cake topper - blue love birds





Love Bird Cake Topper Giveaway!

Posted March 19, 2012 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 64 Comments

It’s Monday, which means it’s time for a brand new handmade wedding giveaway! This week, we’ve teamed up with Cinnamon Birds to offer one lucky reader the chance to win this adorable love bird cake topper. These little birds – handmade just for you – are crafted in moss green and ivory. The groom bird has tiny white buttons, a black top hat, and a matching black bow tie, while the bride bird is wearing a teeny bridal veil to the side with a pink forget-me-not flower. The cake topper measures 3″ tall (+ 1″ for the groom’s top hat). Read on to find out how you can enter for a chance to win this topper for your wedding day…

bird cake topper giveaway





How to Decorate a Simple Wedding Cake

Posted March 14, 2012 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 7 Comments

Get ready for a sugar rush! Today, we’re bringing you inspiration on how to decorate a simple wedding cake with ten easy-to-do decoration ideas you’ll love! Your wedding cake doesn’t have to be over the top; it can be as sweet, simple, and elegant as you’d like it to be. We’re showing you how easy it is to decorate a simple wedding cake with color, fruit, flowers, tissue paper, and handmade wedding finds to make it POP, no matter what size it is. Read on for more…

Decorate a Simple Wedding Cake

how to decorate a simple wedding cake





5 Must-See Quirky Cake Toppers

Posted February 29, 2012 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 1 Comment

Are you looking for quirky cake toppers that are handmade and customized just for you? We found five of them! These delightfully quirky cake toppers by The Republic of Cute feature unique figurines like elephants with hearted trunks, dressed up bulldogs, and “Cakezilla”, one of the funniest cake toppers we’ve ever seen. These are one-of-a-kind toppers and we’re thrilled to share them with you today! Take a peek…

quirky cake toppers





Gone Fishing Cake Topper

Posted February 18, 2012 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 2 Comments

Does your honey love to fish? Really, really love to fish? This gone fishing cake topper would be perfect atop your wedding cake and features a bride and groom customized to look like you! The cake topper even features the couple standing on a dock with the groom holding a fishing pole. The bride and groom, completely handmade, are crafted with craft wood, paint, fabric, and are adhered to a wooden platform (dock). The outfit is based on your wedding day, which means the outfits, flowers, hair accessories, hair color, scene, and wood color can be customized to look like you will on your wedding day! These are handmade by A Simple Start and we think they’re simply adorable! Read on to see more…

fishing cake topper





How to Personalize Your Rustic Wedding Cake

Posted February 13, 2012 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 9 Comments

If you are planning a wedding with a woodland or nature inspired theme, you’ll love this idea for personalizing your rustic wedding cake! Danielle of Made Merri crafts personalized rustic wedding cake toppers with your initials, monogram, or custom words. She uses natural grapevine which is attached to a wooden stick which can be easily added to any wedding cake. Read on to see more…

rustic wedding cake








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