FREE WEDDING PRINTABLE | *Editable* Save the Date Download by Kate of Ruby & Willow!

FREE WEDDING PRINTABLE | *Editable* Save the Date Download by Kate of Ruby & Willow!

Hello lovely readers… I was so happy when Alison asked me to do a guest post here, since she really is hands down one of the funniest bloggers in town… I come here not only for inspiration but to up my daily giggle quota!!  Today I’m sharing with you a ‘hot off the press’ new [...]

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DIY WEDDING INSPIRATION + FREEBIE | Heart Confetti Thank You Cards + Template by Lauren Elise Crafted

DIY WEDDING INSPIRATION + FREEBIE | Heart Confetti Thank You Cards + Template by Lauren Elise Crafted

Hi Knotty readers! 

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{#2} Part II: SUNSET DESSERT | Homemade Americana V-Day Inspiration + Free Printables by Couture Events

{#2} Part II: SUNSET DESSERT | Homemade Americana V-Day Inspiration + Free Printables by Couture Events

So, it’s time for our second Valentine’s Day feature, you guys.  And you’re in for a treat.  Well, more like several treats.  Actually, more like several free treats, you can keep! 

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DIY SUCCULENT VALENTINE | Mason jars, bunting, mini flags, burlap, kraft paper and jute twine amount to a not so typical Valentine’s Day | By Lauren Elise Crafted

DIY SUCCULENT VALENTINE | Mason jars, bunting, mini flags, burlap, kraft paper and jute twine amount to a not so typical Valentine’s Day | By Lauren Elise Crafted

Hi TKB readers! 

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Part I: FRENCH ELEGANCE | Homemade Valentine’s Day Inspiration + Free Printable Suite by Couture Events {Gift tags, love flags, place cards, love poems, blank menus…}

Part I: FRENCH ELEGANCE | Homemade Valentine’s Day Inspiration + Free Printable Suite by Couture Events {Gift tags, love flags, place cards, love poems, blank menus…}

Have I told you, Valentine, That I’m all wrapped up in you?

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{#1} FREE PRINTABLE + GIVEAWAY! | Valentine’s Day meets Nelly Script | Here’s a little something special in our favoritest font ever… from Blush Printables, to us, to you…

{#1} FREE PRINTABLE + GIVEAWAY! | Valentine’s Day meets Nelly Script | Here’s a little something special in our favoritest font ever… from Blush Printables, to us, to you…

PLEASE NOTE: This contest is now closed. Ok, I have to be honest with you… today’s going to be awesome.  It just will be.  Trust.  We’re already kicking things off with a giveaway AND a free printable, and this isn’t even the only post for today.  We’ve got a feature coming up very shortly after [...]

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RUSTIC DIY SAVE THE DATES | Woodland Wedding Inspiration Using Birch Wood Slices & Twine by Lauren Elise Crafted

RUSTIC DIY SAVE THE DATES | Woodland Wedding Inspiration Using Birch Wood Slices & Twine by Lauren Elise Crafted

First, here’s a little note from Alison: Happy Friday, friendlies!  I’ll be out at an industry brunch this mafternoon (see what I did there?  I combined morning and afternoon to make… ohh forget it), but I’ll be back here to play with you guys again in a few shakes.  Of course, all of that really [...]

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{#2} DIY PROJECT #2 | perfect little props for your shoot or party | Paper straws with hearts by Andrea Gray Harper!

{#2} DIY PROJECT #2 | perfect little props for your shoot or party | Paper straws with hearts by Andrea Gray Harper!

I honestly can’t decide which project gets me more giddy; the hearts-on-a-stick cupcake toppers from earlier today, or the DIY coming up in this post.  Truly, on an adorableness scale of 1 to 10, these diy projects = MAXIMUM ADORABLENESS. 

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{#1} VALENTINE’S DAY DIY PROJECT #1 | Mini Heart Cupcake Toppers by Andrea Gray Harper!

{#1} VALENTINE’S DAY DIY PROJECT #1 | Mini Heart Cupcake Toppers by Andrea Gray Harper!

Morning friendlies!  Hope you guys had great weekends.  If you’re from the northeast, then that’s directly correlated to how well you bundled up, because it was colder than the devil’s heart this weekend.  Shocking, I know.  And we get to look forward to, that’s right, ANOTHER  snowfall this Tuesday!  Yes!  Isn’t it fabulous? Anyway, guess [...]

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FREE PRINTABLE | Table numbers and mini flags to pump up the romantic, stylish vibe of your wedding day!

FREE PRINTABLE | Table numbers and mini flags to pump up the romantic, stylish vibe of your wedding day!

We’re kinda snowed in right now, but I couldn’t care less because a) gosh is it gorgeous outside, b) the nefarious snowmonster from the last snowfall has transformed into one of my favorite lovable philosophers, Confucius:

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DIY WEDDING INSPIRATION | Woodland Tablescape + Place Cards by Lauren Elise Crafted

DIY WEDDING INSPIRATION | Woodland Tablescape + Place Cards by Lauren Elise Crafted

Hi TKB readers! Lauren Elise again and I am back for another installment of DIY goodness!  For this project I drew inspiration from the forest and the flora and fauna that inhabit it.  Considering a rustic, woodsy wedding?  So much beauty can be found here so this is a perfect theme for a DIY event.

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{#2} DIY WEDDING CRAFTS | Lauren Elise Crafted makes purty wedding things I want to hold in my hands and caress.

{#2} DIY WEDDING CRAFTS | Lauren Elise Crafted makes purty wedding things I want to hold in my hands and caress.

We’ll get to THAT loveliness in a minute… Before I address the pretty going on in this post, I have a few factoids/tips/comments to make, so bear with: I missed the Bachelor this week.  A) I know, I can’t believe I wanna watch this crap but,

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PRINTABLE FREEBIE | Celebrate in style with free place cards for NYE! {Print, fold & go! Multiple colors!}

PRINTABLE FREEBIE | Celebrate in style with free place cards for NYE! {Print, fold & go! Multiple colors!}

Here’s the first thing my little niece said when she got downstairs this morning:

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DIY DECOR | Star Garland, Book Page Pinwheels, Pine Tree Favors and Paper Trees = A Sparkly DIY Wintry Snow Scene! | by Lauren Elise Crafted

DIY DECOR | Star Garland, Book Page Pinwheels, Pine Tree Favors and Paper Trees = A Sparkly DIY Wintry Snow Scene! | by Lauren Elise Crafted

Happy holidays TKB readers!  It’s Lauren from Lauren Elise Crafted again and today I am back to share a special holiday version DIY.  {Note: each of these projects could be employed as décor elements for a lovely winter wedding!  … Especially if it’s holiday-themed!} Christmas is in just a few days!  Are you ready? As [...]

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DIY WEDDING PROJECTS | Silhouette Garland, Ceremony Paddles & Lapel Pins! | by Lauren Elise Crafted

DIY WEDDING PROJECTS | Silhouette Garland, Ceremony Paddles & Lapel Pins! | by Lauren Elise Crafted

Well my friends… the time has come to announce one of our favorite new features here on The Knotty Bride… Lauren of Lauren Elise Crafted (aka one of the craftiest and most creative young ladies I’ve ever had the pleasure of knowing) has joined our team, and she’ll be contributing a DIY column on a [...]

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COMPLIMENTARY TICKETS | From The Wedding Salon, to me, to you.

COMPLIMENTARY TICKETS | From The Wedding Salon, to me, to you.

Got plans for Monday night?  If not, how ’bout some free tickets to Wedding Bootcamp, where you can get some great advice, grab some treats AND leave with some booty? No, not that kind of booty.  Well, actually, I can’t say for sure that it’s not that kind of booty.  But I certainly hope that’s [...]

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PERFECT PASTEL CONFETTI | buy vs DIY | Also, the end of summer is upon us and people have gone insane. Specifically this morning.

PERFECT PASTEL CONFETTI | buy vs DIY | Also, the end of summer is upon us and people have gone insane. Specifically this morning.

This post is about confetti.  Trust.  But first, a massive digression, in the form of a story. 

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FRESH CUT FLOWERS IN LETTERED MUGS | making a statement, literally | “L. O. V. E.”

FRESH CUT FLOWERS IN LETTERED MUGS | making a statement, literally | “L. O. V. E.”

So!  Tomorrow I’ll be bringing you

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RUSTIC WEDDING IDEAS | Anthropologie centerpiece mugs | Those details you wanted from my Style Me Pretty guest post! (+ my MacBook Pro review)

RUSTIC WEDDING IDEAS | Anthropologie centerpiece mugs | Those details you wanted from my Style Me Pretty guest post! (+ my MacBook Pro review)

Hmm.  My titles are getting too long. Ok, so, as many of you know, I recently purchased a hella expensive, hella worth it MacBook Pro.  Yup, all 17″ of it – worth it.  Except for one thing. 

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DIY + PRINTABLE LOVE | Free Banner Printable + DIY FAVES LIST!

DIY + PRINTABLE LOVE | Free Banner Printable + DIY FAVES LIST!

Happy Monday!  Hope everyone had a marvelous weekend!  The boy and I spent some time at Renegade Craft Fair on Sunday and aside from the gale-force winds and intermittent murderous rain droplets, it was a pretty fun experience.  More on that a bit later in the week.  And by the way, no I didn’t drag [...]

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DIY WEDDING MADE EASY | free designs for your diy desires | My Favorite Picks! (Plus a crazy update regarding the site & GoDaddy servers…)

DIY WEDDING MADE EASY | free designs for your diy desires | My Favorite Picks! (Plus a crazy update regarding the site & GoDaddy servers…)

Ok, before I get into what the above is all about, I just wanna say that I really hope everyone had themselves super enjoyable/rewarding/relaxing Memorial Day weekends!  For the most part, the weather ’round here was ridiculously gorgeous, and it seemed pretty hard not to have a good time, regardless of what we were doing.  [...]

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DIY WEDDING TO END ALL DIYS | Featured on: Style Me Pretty | Styling: Sitting in a Tree | Photos: Sarah Yates

DIY WEDDING TO END ALL DIYS | Featured on: Style Me Pretty | Styling: Sitting in a Tree | Photos: Sarah Yates

I have to show you this, because it is a reason to live… if you look for reasons to live in your wedding blogs.  I hinted at its furious awesomeness in last week’s FFF, but it bears repeating and expanding. The wedding of Junia and Andres, photographed by the amazing Sarah Yates, was featured on [...]

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