Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Inspiration 2,300 soft sea blue vintage glass by Lovey Bride

Mood: Fresh Vintage Romance

Top row from left: jewelry box photo by Johnny Miller for Martha Stewart, bouquet photo by Kate Webber, photo by Allyson Magda
Row 2: Martha Stewart stationery for Crane & Co. via The Bride’s Guide, note board via Weddingbee
Row 3: flowers via Lily G, photo by Bliss Photography via Polka Dot Bride, cake toppers from Martha Stewart Weddings, centerpiece by Modern Day Design

Friday, June 24, 2011

Fairytale Wedding Inspiration by Lovey Bride

Fairytale Wedding Inspiration by Lovey Bride

Pink flower place card holders, ruffle rose cake, white dress whimsical dress and a whimsical little pink blossom hair wreath.

{Photo source: We Heart It and Bella Moda Co}

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Whimsical Flower Hair Wreaths by Bella Moda Co. a Dear Lovey Collection

Not too long ago I made my very first flower hair wreath... since I have become incredibly inspired by these little unique, whimsical, fairytale like hair halos...  Here is a little sneak peak of what is soon to come in my new everyday hair adornment collection.
Whimsical inspired crowns, hair adornments and jewelry. Every piece is handmade using the finest of vintage remnants, real preserved flowers and other carefully handpicked materials.

Monday, June 20, 2011

Lovey Bride Wedding Day Inspiration 1,372

{Photo above via we heart it}

 These sweet little recycled silver charms each hold a single letter. The paper bits are scanned from vintage dictionaries, reprinted archivally and preserved under a glossy coat of resin.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Wedding Gowns, Cake Toppers and Peachy Colors

Encantador Gown by ktjean

kt jean is a line of designs that fits perfectly in any handmade, unique wedding. The designs are all inspired by nature and created with unique touches using vintage fabrics and handmade techniques.

Custom Cake Bunting Garland Cake Topper by Paper Stories Letterpress & Design

Delicately hanging between two striped sticks, the sweet little bunting adds just the right touch to your cake. Perfect for weddings, bridal showers, engagement parties or any other special event.

Heart in Hand Handmade Cufflinks

Little inspiration... photos via we heart it.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Lovely White And The Honeymoon Bikini by Lovey Bride

Inspiration: "Lovely White And The Honeymoon Bikini"

(Photo Source: We heart it)

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Simple Black and White Inspiration by Lovey Bride

The simple black mini hat above on left is one of my very first designs for our everyday line.  Simple elegance...

Photo credits: Bella Moda Co. and we heart it

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Lavender Metallic by Lovey Bride

{Photo Source: We Heart It}

BHLDN Last Minute Decoration Ideas

BHLDN sells a last minute embellishments to your wedding.

Papillon Bumper Garland exclusive to  BHLDN
Fasten this pom quintet behind the getaway car of choice and watch handpainted tin butterflies and ribbon streamers dance. A Mara Mi and Nathalie Lete collaboration. Handmade. Tissue paper, ribbon, metal. Imported. 

 Woodland Thank You Cards From Paloma’s Nest available at BHLDN
Salvaged wood from lumber scrap heaps is given new purpose and a hand stamped message of gratitude. Add a personalized note with pen, pencil, or marker. From Paloma’s Nest. Set of six wood slices and envelopes. Wood, kraft paper. USA. 

Crinkle Fans available at BHLDN
Tuck these hand-crinkled and clipped fans into centerpieces and tablescapes, or use ’em the old fashioned way for a cool breeze. Set of 10. Lokta paper, wood, cotton string. Handmade in Nepal.

Salutations Ribbon available at BHLDN
Say it once or tenfold, we’d just recommend saying it with pretty, hand stamped organic cotton. From Paloma’s Nest. Cotton, non-toxic ink, wood. Handmade in USA. 

 Porcelain Bloom available at BHLDN
Fresh blooms are captured in fine porcelain. We see these tucked into centerpieces, aisle garlands, onto cakes, and around napkins. Single bloom; your choice of dogwood, cherry blossom, or magnolia. Handmade. Porcelain, copper wire fastener. Imported.

Spiraled Shoppe Straws available at BHLDN
Bring some punch to your punch with colorful, retro-inspired sippers. Set of 25. Biodegradable card stock. USA. 

Sweethearts' Forks available at BHLDN
One for each… how lovely. A hand stamped vintage set of two from Woodenhive. Silver-plated metal. Hand wash. Handmade in USA. 

Papered Pom Set available at BHLDN
Billowy folds of tissue paper bring an air of lightness and whimsy to ceremonies and receptions alike. Set of 5 includes two large-sized poms in off white and tan and three medium-sized poms in off white, grey, and vanilla, as well as one spool of monofilament for hanging. Recycled tissue paper, iron wire. Hand cut and wired; machine pressed in USA. 

Boy Meets Girl Drink Posts available at BHLDN
Keep drinks cool and well-blended with this pleasing pair of newlyweds. A Mara Mi and Nathalie Lete collaboration. Handmade. Set of two. Paper, plastic. Imported. 

Three Ring Thank You Cards available at BHLDN
These circus-inspired notes are fit for kids of all ages, especially the grownup kind. From Austin Press of San Francisco. Set of six letterpress cards and envelopes. Pulp board, 100% recycled brown bags. USA. 

Well Wishes Pennants available at BHLDN
These talkative pennants feature occasion-appropriate wishes, set in a playful vintage type. Pair with cupcakes, appetizers, cocktails, and other small portions. From artist Wendy Addison. Set of 24; eight of each style. Double sided. Paper, wood. Handmade in USA.

Rosette Coasters available at BHLDN
Beautifully printed blooms not only captivate the eye, but provide a good target for any and all celebratory drinks. Set of 50; four unique designs. 30% recycled paper. USA. 

Proprietor's Keys available at BHLDN
Charm bow-tied packages, placeholders, and centerpieces with a single vintage key. Set of 12. Metal, linen ribbon. Imported. 

Handsome Velvet Photo Album available at BHLDN
Supple velvet in foresty hues encases sewn-bound, 100% recycled book board and paper. The quality of this album’s paper was specially formulated with the intention of keeping your photos safe for years to come. 50 pages. Silk velvet, recycled book board and paper. Handmade in USA. 

Sweets For Your Sweet Bags available at BHLDN
Keep treats evenly parceled in pint-sized pouches of pretty brown kraft paper. Set of 15. Heavy stock kraft paper. Handmade in Australia.

A bundle of blanks for friends and family to write a little something to the bride and couple-to-be. We’d use these in a table display at a shower, or any type of pre-party. Set of 50 cards. Paper, metal. Imported. 

Glittered Notion Banner available at BHLDN
n ivory ribbon, German glass glitter adorns J-U-S-T-M-A-R-R-I-E-D—perfect for stringing along the backs of his and her chairs, or on the walls behind them. From artist Wendy Addison. Cardboard, German glass glitter. Handmade in USA.

Monday, June 6, 2011

Bouquets of Thank Yous by Lovey Birde

Love is in Bloom! Let your guests take home something wonderful from your wedding. These eco-friendly handcrafted wildflower seed bags are perfect for the environmentally conscious bride and groom. These fun and unique seed favors will not only give your guests beautiful bouquets in the months to come but will also help beautify the planet!
Flower Seed Favors by  The Papery Nook

A whole field of Pretty Posies! These pristine Posie Favor magnets are created from Red Otter papers, beautifully complimenting each other in color and pattern. In the center of each posy is a stunning crystal with a strong magnet carefully glued to the back. Use as party favors or as a way to inspire your space!
Posie Magnet Favors by Red Otter

You want something unique and breath-taking to hold little thank you gifts for your bridal party, for the bridal shower or for the wedding. And then you see it; a gorgeous chocolate cake with colorful flowers delicately decorating each slice. It’s perfect!

Garden wedding party cake favor boxes by imeon design

{Photo source: We heart it & wedzu}