Monthly Archives: October 2011

Party Ideas: New Year’s Eve Party Planning

New Year’s Eve parties are some of the biggest parties of the year.  The entire country and a good part of the world pauses to celebrate another year of triumph, commemorate our losses and vow to do better in the coming year.  These parties will be some of the most memorable of the year and
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Flowers: Fall Wedding Flowers Guide

Over and over brides are simply told to get what is in season to save money on wedding flowers.  This leaves them with no idea of what flowers they will have agreed to use by the end of their first meeting with a florist until that meeting happens. Here is a very simple and basic
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Wedding Trends: Friends Marrying Friends

My (new!) fiance and I are starting to plan our wedding and have had several conversations lately about what details we do and do not want to be a part of our big day.  Luckily, we’re agreeing on all fronts!  We are both art-minded individuals (from design to music), we are laid back, and we
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Wedding Ideas: Fall Wedding Favor Ideas

These adorable favor ideas really encompass the feelings of the season and are perfect for a fall wedding. Add Some Fall To the Containers – Simply using favor containers in fall colors can add the touch of fall a bride and groom is looking to add. Browns, oranges, reds and metallic tones like gold and
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Wedding Party: Bride’s Maid Survival Kit

We’ve talked before about making survival kits for your mother. But, this time we’ve decided to give you information on kits for your maids. Typically you will buy small gifts for those whom have helped you during the wedding planning process, your attendees included. So why not make something you know they will use? From
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Megan + Ryan: A Thing for Spring

April is a special month for Megan and Ryan O’Donnell. Not only did they meet in April 2009, they were engaged the following April and married on April 30, 2011. You could say they have a thing for spring! Megan, a second grade teacher and high school cross-country and track coach, agreed to go on
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Color Theory: “Orange” You Glad…?!

Autumn is orange’s season to shine; nature thinks so and so do we!  With the official start of fall having just passed, we are gearing up for a cool season filled with warm, rich hues of this zesty color. Orange may be a secondary color, but Frank Sinatra once called it the happiest of them
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Weekly Rally: Fall Has Arrived!

In case you missed a day of Between Designs this week, here’s a quick re-cap:   Planning a trip to the North Carolina mountains this fall?  If a stop in Asheville is on your itinerary then you should definitely take a look at Kristin’s Travels: Asheville Inspiration Board. Our First Little Joey’s article premiered on Tuesday!  Lori shares her
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