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How to ask your bridesmaids to cover tattoos and dye their hair for your wedding

How to ask your bridesmaids to cover tattoos and dye their hair for your wedding

Step 1.  Ask her to set aside her identity Make clear to your beloved bridesmaid that your future home's photo wall has no place for her like...*gestures wildly* ...this.  Also explain why having your wedding published on a traditional wedding style blog matters more to you than she does.  You need your wedding to be validated by strangers all over the internet who are planning their own weddings with blush roses and spanish moss and clever directional signage.  She might look bewildered at this point, but just push through.  Your wedding isn't about love and acceptance; it's about curated content creation.  Obvs....


Pizza Tracker Goals.

Pizza Tracker Goals.
Our theme for 2018 has been improving upon all our systems.  The addition of a Sales and Production Manager (a right hand woman) has been amazing, and we've streamlined so much in our project management.  That's good news for you, but we've got exciting reveals to share with you.  These are new elements that will be a part of your client journey after you place your order!  Let's take a look!

5 Tips to effectively use FB groups/online community forums to plan your wedding

Natalie Harris

5 Tips to effectively use FB groups/online community forums to plan your wedding
I LOVE FACEBOOK GROUPS.  I do.  And I was totally in The Knot's boards when I was engaged.  (My husband even more so, actually!)  They can be such amazing assets.  We picked our reception venue from a referral there.  Never would have discovered it on our own.  But there's a dark side to the internet...

Short Bride Problems: Why it's not a matter of just hemming

Short Bride Problems: Why it's not a matter of just hemming
Unlike many brides, the idea of custom design may have already occurred to you - out of necessity!  If you were thinking you'd just need your gown hemmed, let me count with you the reasons why that's not your best course.

5 Pro Tips (ok, warnings) to know BEFORE gown shopping

5 Pro Tips (ok, warnings) to know BEFORE gown shopping

1. Have the talk.While the gown can be the piece of the puzzle that really provides some momentum for inspiration and planning, it is crucial to at least begin the discussion with your partner about the style for your celebration.  The gown of your dreams for a surfside elopement may differ from what you would select for a black tie ballroom affair. 2. Shop your closet.Do you inexplicably gravitate to flutter sleeve V-necks?  Analyze your "comfort zone" items and why you love those.  Then pull out the special dress that makes you feel like a vixen.  Why is that?  Does it...