Sara + Joey - Real Wedding Feature →
This gallery is phenomenal – all the adorable details, and DIY touches. I want to get married again and do it just like this!
Wouldn't You Know It...
Hey, Friends! DIY Bride was hit by hackers sometime over the weekend and it looks like the site had been compromised for a while and we didn’t know it until it was brought down. Don’t fret: no user information was accessed. We’re super-busy with the cleaning and restoration of the site right as I type this. It looks like we’ll be up Tuesday night or Wednesday morning...
DIY Bride Is Hiring →
10 Questions With Khris
1. When was your DIY wedding and what projects did you make? I was married waaaaay back in the olden days when the Earth was still cooling and dinosaurs roamed the land circa: October 2000. Jason and I, along with our awesome helpers, made our invitations, seating chart, table decor, and favors. We also did our own music (DIY DJ). 2. Has the DIY movement changed in the last 12 years? Yes...
Emerging Trends In 2011
Though we’re only mid-way through February, there are some interesting design trends already emerging in weddings this year. So far, I’m noticing: Watercolor invitations and stationery elements. Flower and nature motifs dominate but also interesting graphic elements (monograms, patterns) are also popping up which is exciting to see. Navy, indigo, and prussian blue are rising...
Cork Place Card Stamp?
I’ve been getting a lot of inquiries about the rubber stamp used on the Wine Cork place card (in DIY Bride book 1 and the magazine). I love that stamp - as do many of you. Unfortunately, the manufacturer discontinued that design right around the time the book was released and it is no longer available. Boo, hiss. The good news is that I’ve found a few stamps that would make suitable...
Book #3 is DONE!
In addition to celebrating my son’s 2nd birthday this weekend (Happy Birthday, Zion!), I made the final touches to the manuscript for the 3rd DIY Bride book. In many ways it was like giving birth again - incredibly painful during the process with a big rush of adrenaline and love at the end. Look for An Affair To Remember on bookshelves next January. With surgery, book, and birthday all...