MY WEDDING RECAP: PART 1 – THEME, DECOR + VIBE

Oh hello, it’s been ummm WAY too long. I basically took on a full time job that I didn’t realize was a full time job. My Wedding. 100% worth it though. Ohhhh my goodness. Hands down the BEST day of my life.  Now I want to share with you all EVERRRYYYTTTHHING. From wedding shows to decor to beauty to tips & tricks I learned along the way. And I will. In parts. Because there is literally 3290487329 things to talk about. I went back and forth with how to break this all down. I’ve decided to actually SHOW you my wedding first, this way you can actually visualize what I had in my head the whole time. Then we can chat about EXACTLY how I […]

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HOW TO CREATE THE PERFECT WEDDING REGISTRY WHEN YOU ALREADY HAVE EVERYTHING

SOOO this is exactly what happened to me. I was actually stressing over a wedding registry. How. Why. Usually that should be fun right? WELLL when I met Adam, I already furnished my house completely… aaaand so did he. To add to this, we aren’t currently living in our forever home. So we WILL be moving again in the future and the thought of outfitting this entire house made me think of clutter and another brutal month of packing and moving STUFF. PLUS… What if our future home is a COMPLETELY different style then our current home? I’m an over thinker. But these are legitimate questions when making a wedding registry. Now comes the two hallmark suggestions.  a) update your old college stuff you used […]

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SUMMER WHITES FOR THE BRIDE-TO-BE OR JUST CUZZZ

Drea Marie shares her FAV Summer whites for bride to be's and anyone looking for a flirty summer party white outfit.

Summer solstice was yesterday. Which means we need to talk about summer whites. I wrote about summer whites last year but I wanna take it up a notch this time. We have a TON of bride to be’s looking for wedding event outfits that won’t break the bank. Also, these dresses are perfect options for a summer party which I am SURE we will have a few of this year.  White isn’t scary. A lot of people believe black is slimming and white is well… NOT slimming. I get it. Yes, there is some truth to that, BUT that doesn’t mean we can’t find a flattering white dress. It’s all about the cut and fit.  Let’s start with some visuals shall we? K SO CUTE. […]

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SWIRL Custom Cakes & Desserts is 10/10 GLAM.

We’re talking CAKE today. So last weekend I saw probably the most stunning cake I’ve ever seen and/or will see in person. It was flecked with 24K gold edible foil and took 25 hours to complete. It also hung from the ceiling. No I am not making this up. SWIRL Custom Cakes & Desserts is taking over the YYC cake game. I am OBSESSED. Lynnette MacDonald is the founder/head designer of SWIRL and, just like her confections, is incredibly sweet. You can tell just by talking to her that she puts her whole heart into each masterpiece she creates. Her passion and drive is obvious and so are her skills. She puts 110% into her creations and ohhh my gosh you can tell. Okay can we discuss these […]

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