Snippet and Ink, a wedding blog that I can not heap enough praise on, has been doing fantastic real wedding Saturdays. This week they had a wedding that looked, well, a little out of my price range. But! They had this killer advent calender style guest book that I just loved. There are a million cool ideas going around these days for creative guest books, but I like this one because it would utilize my crafty collaging skills, and because it would create a neat piece of art to hang at home.
Many of us on the APW staff like to talk about how when back when we got married, you had to walk uphill both ways in the snow just to buy a (terrible, overpriced, strapless) wedding dress. And while it’s easy to joke, we all know that the traditional wedding dress salon experience was, is, and generally remains fifteen kinds of terrible. I’d list all the ways, but why bother, because we’ve all watched Say Yes to the Dress, and wept over the average $5,000 budget, the required year-in-advance purchase, the absolute mystery around what anything costs before you walk in, and the lack of sample sizes for women over a size six.…Keep Reading
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