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boards gives me the urge to plan ANOTHER wedding! Really, it’s so much fun. I think my 2nd dream job would be a high-end wedding planner with brides that would give me total creative control and an UNLIMITED budget!! Wouldn’t that be amazing?!! There are so many ideas and themes and color combinations out there these days. It used to be that you picked your colors, you picked florals and that was it. Done. Now, brides are taking it a step further and really playing up the “theme” of their wedding.  This creates a cohesive, overall “look” for the whole event.  My mom told me when we

 

 

 

were planning my wedding that she doesn’t even remember the exact colors of her wedding. WHAT?!!! Oh em gee momma!!!! I couldn’t imagine that! However, times have changed SO much.  My parents didn’t have PINTEREST or bridal blogs to look at for inspiration and so the every wedding seemed to look the same! I’m so thrilled about where the wedding industry is headed. Creativity seems to be at it’s PEAK and it’s exciting! However, for a bride who isn’t super DIY and creative, the thought of designing a wedding and picking a THEME is so overwhelming!! So every now and then, I post a theme inspiration board for WEDDING WEDNESDAY to help a sista’ out.  (“Sista'”? …. I don’t know where that came from).  So enjoy this WW post and I’m off to accomplish a TON of things today. Wish me luck! Playing catch up from being gone for 7 days is HARD!! But I did get a little surprise yesterday from Michael:) I’ll have to share that later! Happy Wednesday!! Ps. If you’re on PINTEREST, leave a comment and let me know where I can find you!!

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