Posted April 17, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ Leave a Comment!
Have you ever seen giant paper flowers quite like this? We spotted this tutorial over at Design Sponge (with Ruche) and couldn’t help but share it. With some supplies, a dash of patience and a little crafting skill, you can make a DIY giant paper flower of your very own!
Posted April 16, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ Leave a Comment!
Spotted: a chic, totally-ready-for-spring aisle decor idea! These mini hanging paper flowers are crafted from paper card stock. They’re lightweight enough to be displayed from a chair back with a single ribbon strand and can be customized in your wedding color palette. By Dragonfly Expression.
Posted April 8, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 1 Comment
Autumn and Joe’s Nashville wedding was a hit! Their Nashville area wedding has lots of lovely details that are sure to get you in the planning mood. Autumn and Joe’s event planner was Elaine from Events by Elaine. Elaine tells us, “Married on a gorgeous fall day, Autumn and Joe’s day was filled with emotion and love. Inspired by vintage elements, a pink, yellow and gray color scheme was included in the flowers and the mismatched bridesmaid dresses. The bride made the jars for the centerpieces using lace and fabric. The couple included their mothers by hanging their dresses and wedding photos for the guests to see…”
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):
Posted March 17, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ Leave a Comment!
We’re so excited to share a brand new DIY with you today! Like many of you, I (Emma here!) love flowers, but I’m no floral designer. However, when we met the folks at Bloominous and they told us about their kits, we were eager to give it a go. This weekend, surrounded by protea, roses, safari sunsets, liatris, spray roses, succulents, and more, we rolled up or sleeves and tackled our very own DIY boho wedding bouquet (and centerpiece) to prove just how easy it really is. Read on see how it’s done!
Posted March 7, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 12 Comments
Brides: make your flower girl feel like a princess with this chic flower girl headpiece! We’ve teamed up with the lovely Demetriou to offer this flower petal headpiece to one lucky reader. It features handmade flower petals and tulle for a perfect look with any hairstyle. Read on to find out more + enter for your chance to win!
Posted January 15, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 39 Comments
Paper flowers are in… and they’re radder than ever. We’ve been asked why brides would pick paper wedding flowers instead of the real deal, and our answer is always the same: why not? We love fragrant flowers like the next person, but there’s something special about keeping your bouquet long after the wedding is over. Read on to find out whether paper wedding flowers are better PLUS toss your name in the hat for a chance to win a gorgeous, totally-custom-made paper bouquet by The Little Red Button. In your colors. For FREE. Don’t miss it!
Posted December 20, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 2 Comments
Hi, loves! Earlier this week, we talked about felt wedding ideas you’ll actually love, a post which received positive, excited responses. (We’re glad you liked it!) And, one of the artisans we featured – Ordinary Mommy – is back in the spotlight today! We’re sharing some of her whimsical hair pins for your flower girl. One of the reasons why we love this shop (besides the fact that her work is awesome) is because of Faith’s sweet story of how her products are made. In her shop, Faith talks about how each piece is made with love and surrounded by family, adding: “I don’t have my own studio space, so I’m rather certain that each piece a person takes home with them tells stories of small girls painting and dancing, a wee gentleman conspiring to build his latest Lego creation, and the moments of chaos surrounding its making.“. Isn’t that sweet? Read on to see a few of our favorite flower girl hair pins and enter for a chance to win a set! Enjoy!
Whimsical Flower Girl Hair Pins
What would your flower girl love to wear in her hair? For starters, something sparkly. I mean, I’m twentysomething and sparkly still wins over simple, every time. Also, since there are only five days until Christmas, I found this set to be especially lovely this time of year.
Posted September 24, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ Leave a Comment!
This handmade Fall wedding was spectacular! The bride Leigh and the groom John-Luke incorporated fall themed decor with bunting, custom signage, and much more. Their wedding was held in California’s wine country at a beautiful location called Murrieta’s Well. The winery’s magnificent feeling combined with the fall colors, and many details are sure to offer you some inspiration! Working to capture Leigh and John-Luke’s wedding and all of it’s splendor was photographer Jeannie Guzis. Find out more after the click…
Posted July 12, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 9 Comments
What do you think about faux flower bouquets? Would you carry fake blooms instead of fresh flowers down the aisle? The emerging trend of fake flower bouquets has become increasingly more popular among brides — and for good reason. Read on to find out why and get inspired with faux flower bouquets for your big day…
Posted July 10, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 39 Comments
Goodbye boring… hello, unique reception tables! Make your reception tables pop by replacing traditional table numbers with table names. Each table name is an opportunity to share your unique love story or tie in your wedding theme. And, I have to admit: the most memorable weddings I’ve attended were those with clever table names (like songs by The Beatles and types of wine). What will your table names say about you? We’ve rounded up fifty of the best wedding table name ideas to inspire your own creative twist with everything from states you love to favorite tv couples. We’re also offering a giveaway in this post… read on for the full scoop and your chance to win!
Posted July 8, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 84 Comments
Monday blahs? Chase ‘em away with a brand new wedding giveaway! We’ve teamed up with Jennifer of Smoky Mountain Woodcrafts to offer this beautiful rustic wedding bouquet to one lucky reader. This handmade bridal bouquet – perfect for a rustic wedding – features preserved roses, rustic foliage, spiked blooms, mini lotus pods, moss, and more. Read on for your chance to win…
Posted June 25, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 9 Comments
Hello, loves! Today we’re sharing some delightfully rustic inspiration in the form of a rustic fairytale wedding theme. But first… I recently went camping and my almost seven-year-old niece taught me a thing or two about fairies. At the campfire, she looked into the woods and pointed at brief sparks of light. These sparks – lightning bugs, naturally – are not lightning bugs. They’re fairies. Acorns? Fairy hats. Holes in the tree? Fairy houses. Moss? Moss is just moss. (I thought – pixie dust! – but she informed me, “No, Aunt Emma, that’s just moss.” Bless her heart.) I wanted to share that story to remind you that a wedding theme can be ANYTHING you dream it to be. A fairytale wedding doesn’t have to be all Cinderella carriages, castles, and crowns. If you’re an eco-bride, would prefer a position as princess of the woods vs. the ballroom, and you need some serious inspiration for a unique wedding theme, you’ve come to the right place. Today we’re sharing an exclusive Enchanted rustic fairytale wedding shoot by a stellar team of wedding pros with photography by Jessy Carté. So, without further adieu… let’s get started!