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fall inspiration series FINALE: inspiration board! (kate holland)
from jacin: what a treat it is to have the lovely kate holland from ruby & willow/magnolia rouge to provide today's finale in the fall inspiration series.  kate is such a talented person and has such a kind soul, you can't help but like her from the very start :) (and check out her work - she's amazing!).  thank you so much kate for pulling this together for us!from kate: Hi lovely people... I'm delighted to be here as part of Jacin's fabulous Fall Inspiration series... there have...
fall inspiration series part 12: flowers! (sparkle & hay)
from jacin: what can i say about today's guest blogger that hasn't been said before?  erin from sparkle & hay is truly an amazing person and i am so excited to have her posting as part of the finale for the fall inspiration series!  erin and i met each other through a weddingblog competition earlier in the year and it actually helped us to become friends!  through speaking with each other we realized we had more in common than we thought, and its been so much fun to see...
fall inspiration series part 11: cake toppers! (lucinda wesson)
from jacin: i am blown away more and more each time i receive a guest post in my email.  everyone is so creative and unique and i love it!  and those two words are the perfect description (along with lovely!) for today's guest blogger, lucinda wesson (can we discuss how amazing her name is!) from chocolate creative design.  lucinda is such a kind-hearted person and i am so happy to have her on here today representing the cake toppers.  so go ahead, check them out! ...
fall inspiration series part 10: centerpieces! (guest blogger Landlocked Bride)
from jacin: i am seriously running out of adjectives to describe all of these fall inspiration guest bloggers - there's so much inspiration out there and i am so thankful to all who have been contributing!  today's post comes to you from Brit Tucker of Landlocked Bride.  thank you Brit for all the gorgeous centerpiece ideas today!from Brit: Jacin asked for me to share some Fall centerpiece inspiration. Of course I jumped right on board. I mean, Fall is my absolute favorite season.So,...
mason jar sunday – DIY snow "mason jar" globes!
today's mason jar sunday is SO special!!  i came across these lovelies on pinterest last week and couldn't wait to showcase them on the blog.without further ado, i give you - mason jar snow scene jar "how-to" from rhonna farrer! Supplies: Mason Jars & lids (varying sizes)Spray paint (I chose a light aqua)Fake snow & glitterLittle treasures to fill the jars (here, I've got bottle brush trees , silver trees & reindeer)House of 3 Christmas messages printed & cut...
decking the halls – our thanksgiving weekend
totally non-wedding related but i wanted to share some images from our thanksgiving weekend... from our san francisco thanksgiving dinner that we hosted with friends to trimming the tree for our first christmas together as a married couple.  it was a wonderful weekend. *all are personal photos* BEFORE (goldfish weren't part of the meal but they were my snackers as i cooked) :)pat wanted to make his cookie barsmy friend chelsea set up our gorgeous tablescape - look at all the...
black friday giveaway – champagne lace clutch!
hi all!i'm so excited to be able to provide today's giveaway to you from cady briar and her lovely etsy shop.  cady is a fellow new englander, originally from rhode island and currently residing in california, and she focuses on bridal couture handbags.  she's a true entrepreneur (started in 2005, moved to etsy in 2007 and the rest is history!) and i really admire that!  so for today's giveaway, you are all truly in for a treat (seriously... read on!) today's giveaway comes just...
happy thanksgiving!
 this reminds me of the little chocolate turkeys my grandmother, mimi, used to have at our place settings when we would go to her house for thanksgiving.  it was always fun to go to her house because she would always have a special treat at each place setting... and at least a set of salt and pepper shakers per person.  i think that's where my love of salt comes from.  i am missing mimi more than usual because this will be my first holiday season without her and as we all...
fall inspiration series part 9: decor! (guest blogger Lauren/ELD)
from jacin: lauren from every last detail is such an inspiration to all!  i'm so excited to have her on the blog today to share some of her favorite decor details... as we all know that is her forte!  if you haven't checked out her blog yet, check it out now!  thank you so much lauren for taking the time out to do a guest post today :)from Lauren: So many people love the Fall season, mostly because it's perfect weather- a break from heat and humidity for the south, and the calm...
fall inspiration series part 8: beverages! (guest blogger Steph/bubblerock)
from jacin: i am so happy to have Steph from bubblerock studios for today's guest post.  she's witty, fun, and adorable!  i am so lucky to have met her through the twitter wedding world - you need to check her out too!  from film to music, design and photography, she loves to do it all - adding her own touch to everything she works on!  so today here you have it, another post in our fall inspiration series (twitter #fallinspiration) from steph!from steph: When Jacin had this...
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