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Choosing the Perfect Bridesmaids’ Dress

June 9, 2014
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Wedding season has arrived, and you may have multiple weddings to celebrate. You are booking flights, and making arrangements for to celebrate with your loved ones. Now for the most challenging decision. What to wear? If you If you are a bridesmaid, your dress may be chosen by the bride, but if you are lucky, you’ll have a say in the dress as well.

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Vintage Floral Bridal Comb With Swarovski Crystals

April 5, 2013
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When I was engaged, I spent months searching for the perfect bridal accessories to wear with my wedding gown. Oh, the options! I found floral combs made of crystals, pearls, intricate beading, brooches and feathers. This was my one and only wedding. My accessories had to be absolute perfection. Through my extensive search, I fell in love with these glittering, delicate combs. Inspired by my own bridal comb, I have created this lovely Vintage Floral Bridal Comb, handcreafted with Swarovski crystals, beads, and a crystal flower. Learn to create your own bridal comb for your special day in this tutorial.

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Create an Heirloom Bridal Bouquet Using Vintage Brooches

January 17, 2013
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You may dream of a bridal bouquet that is arranged with gorgeous cotton candy-like peonies. Floral bridal bouquets can be quite pricey however, and to make matters worse, they are thrown out at the end of the evening. While most of us probably don’t have access to fields of homegrown flowers, there is a DIY option. In this tutorial that I wrote for Crafttuts+, you will learn how to create your own beautiful bouquet full of handmade silk flowers, vintage crystal brooches, and a token vintage key that you can keep as a lasting memory from your special day.

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Create Your Own Swarovski Crystallized Bridal Sash

January 8, 2013
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Congratulations, you’re engaged! And now comes the fun part – creating your dream wedding. There are loads of accessories to think about – from your veil and shoes to your headpiece and earrings. If you’d like to keep costs down and bring a beautiful handcrafted element to your bridal attire, you can make your own bridal sash. It could become a family heirloom in years to come! In this tutorial that I wrote for Crafttuts+, you will learn how to create your own bridal sash using Swarovski crystals that will be “the perfect one” for your wedding day.

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