So, for those that don’t know I am due to be married in exactly 4-months to the day!
‘How exciting’ some would say, ‘yikes are you ready’, others would say and I tend to agree with the latter. When did my casual and intimate party turn into the event of the year and who the hell agreed on a magician!!
If I am being honest , it is definitely my love affair with all things pretty and the glue gun which has turned this into the event of the year – from a styling perspective of course.
It’s a professional’s dream, you get to waste endless hours on Pinterest, critique any bride’s choice of table décor and wo- betide any poor soul who invites me to their wedding.
Suddenly, the choice of favours and cake stand have become a huge colour debate in my teeny tiny creative brain. All things said, I am thoroughly enjoying the research part, but none more so than the flowers.
After a meeting with a very happy florist and a quote resembling a small mortgage. I had to get creative and fast. Scrapping the idea of a cascading waterfall of flowers coming down from the beams…. adventurous I know. I settled on some faux stems, an embroidery hoop or two and a lot of flower glue. I also picked up some very handy tips along the way. Tips I am happy to share with you know, so if you want to know how to use faux flowers in your wedding and actually save money…..read on 🙂