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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WINTER DECOR + HOLIDAY FASHION | Anthropologie-style | Also, watch out for sex-crazed bucks.

WINTER DECOR + HOLIDAY FASHION | Anthropologie-style | Also, watch out for sex-crazed bucks.

I don’t know if you’re aware of this, but Thanksgiving was this past Thursday. Tee hee.  I hope you had a good one!  Ours was incredibly pleasant, even though car conversation on the way there involved lines a-like a-this a-one:

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Paige + Blake Photography

Paige + Blake Photography

{MEET PAIGE} Hello! My name it Paige My favorite color is (appropriately) green. I’m a closet wedding planner. Practically everything in my purse was purchased on ETSY. I have about 10 favorite songs, most of them from the years 1998 – 2003. Before we were even engaged I sent Blake multiple pictures of the exact rings [...]

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Rima Campbell Photography

Rima Campbell Photography

I am a storyteller. I am a romantic. I eat a lot of ice cream. I walked down the aisle to “Here Comes The Sun.” I will probably cry at your wedding. I have been known to crawl around on the floor in order to get the perfect shot. Enough about me… I would love [...]

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Jennifer Images Photography

Jennifer Images Photography

Jennifer Images has always been about timeless elegance. The kind of elegance and grace that stays in style generation after generation. We are the essence of Audrey Hepburn, Jackie Onassis and Grace Kelly in wedding photography. We consistently produce truly elegant images that withstand the test of time. If you share this same kind of [...]

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Jesse Green Photography

Jesse Green Photography

I love photography. Plain and simple. I’ve loved it since I played with disposable cameras and my parents point-and-shoot and I will continue to love it until the day I die. It’s the way a great picture tugs at your heart. The emotion it evokes from people to see fantastic images of their daughter or [...]

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M David Media Photography

M David Media Photography

M David Media is a small Denver based boutique photography studio that passionately believes in marriage.  We believe in love, we believe in forever, and we believe in presenting our clients with an artistic and unique photographic tale of the first day of the rest of their lives together.  We believe in the joy and [...]

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Cameron Leung Photography

Cameron Leung Photography

As a newly engaged couple, Cameron and Tracy know first-hand how important each couple’s wedding is and the time they have invested in creating such a beautiful and memorable day. Their photojournalistic approach to photography is to provide people in love with timeless and classic images to make each couple experience their wedding day when [...]

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Lauren Rae Photography

Lauren Rae Photography

Hey y’all, I’m Lauren Rae Hatch! I am a born-and-raised southern gal, and have been spending my days making pretty pictures for several years now. Photography is a dream job…I never feel as if I’m actually working! I appreciate each and every person who takes the time to check out my photos…photography is my passion [...]

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Cynthia Kain Photography

Cynthia Kain Photography

me. it is never too cold for ice cream. My pets help me forget about the little stresses in life. I absolutely believe in love at first sight. Flowers are my favorite. My husband is my best friend– he keeps me sane & grounded. I adore weddings. Kids remind me that miracles do happen, everyday. [...]

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Gem Photo

Gem Photo

I’m a girl who loves to play dress up. My favorite dresses come from thrift stores. There is a special thrill for me to take something old and make it new. I think beauty comes in so many varied shapes and sizes. I love bright colors, and classic lines, and unusual flair. I’m a girl [...]

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GIVEAWAYS + VENDOR LOVE SNEAK PEEK + MORE | Thousands of dollars in prizes, and other things…

GIVEAWAYS + VENDOR LOVE SNEAK PEEK + MORE | Thousands of dollars in prizes, and other things…

Ok, I have a lot to share with you on this, the day before Thanksgiving.  So sit down (or stay where you are, if you’re already sitting) and buckle up.  ‘Cause you’re in for a very pleasant, turbulence-free ride.  So, I guess buckles aren’t necessary.  Anywho! I hardly know where to start, so I’m just [...]

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THANKSGIVING TIPS WHILE VISITING FAMILY + AN UPDATE | While we’re getting the little bits and pieces ready for you, here’s a fun little post…

THANKSGIVING TIPS WHILE VISITING FAMILY + AN UPDATE | While we’re getting the little bits and pieces ready for you, here’s a fun little post…

SO! While we plug away on the back-end, uploading Vendor Love member pages, answering eleventy million emails and generally setting up/configuring little details that otherwise haven’t yet been completely set up or configured, I just wanted to key you in on some things, afternoon-post-style… Thing 1: Tomorrow is Wednesday.  For the vast majority of you, [...]

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It’s official… the brand new The Knotty Bride is here… OMGCANYOUBELIEVEIT??!!! Addendum: the giveaways are coming… the giveaways are coming!

It’s official… the brand new The Knotty Bride is here… OMGCANYOUBELIEVEIT??!!! Addendum: the giveaways are coming… the giveaways are coming!

“All right, Mr. DeMille… I’m ready for my close-up.” ↑ Yeah that’s me, baby-style. Take a look around.  Stay awhile.  There’s lots going on here.  It’s sort of assaulting your faces, but in a good way… right?  I hope so. Guys, the design is essentially complete.  And we’re pretty freakin’ excited about it.  Here’s what [...]

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OMG. It’s happening.

OMG. It’s happening.

We launch the new site on Monday.  Wait, I don’t know if you heard me – WE LAUNCH THE NEW SITE ON MONDAY.  And I don’t know if I’m more excited about the launch, or the fact that

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THANKFUL FOR | *Blog launch countdowns* + holiday gift, fashion and decor loveliness!

THANKFUL FOR | *Blog launch countdowns* + holiday gift, fashion and decor loveliness!

SO! … The Countdown begins.  OMIGODICANYOUBELIEVEITICANT.  We’re approx. two business days and

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WHAT DO YOU THINK? | Something about Prince William’s proposal really disturbs me… does it disturb you?

WHAT DO YOU THINK? | Something about Prince William’s proposal really disturbs me… does it disturb you?

First things first… The project we’ve been working on for what feels like an eternity is finally – FINALLY – coming to your faces, next-week-style. 

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MY PERSONAL LIFE | On the launch, relationships, communication and the reality show “My Big Friggin’ Wedding.”

MY PERSONAL LIFE | On the launch, relationships, communication and the reality show “My Big Friggin’ Wedding.”

Next week something BIG is happening.  And I’m not talking about Thanksgiving. ;)  More on that later ok alright it’s the launch you got me!!!!!!!!!!!  More on that tomorrow.  Wheeeeeeee! More on the above in a few minutes… But first, this… I like to think that I look on the bright side of things.  I [...]

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REAL WEDDING | Mary Elizabeth + Christopher | Chanel inspired DIY paper flower arches are my favorite kinds of arches…

REAL WEDDING | Mary Elizabeth + Christopher | Chanel inspired DIY paper flower arches are my favorite kinds of arches…

When we think of mothers in law, what typically comes to mind?  Eh?  EH?  Be honest.  Ok, maybe you have a great one – if you’re one of those lucky ones, CHERISH HER. 

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ACCESSORY LOVE + HAIR TIPS | Inspired by nature, dipped in gold, bronze, or silver, and made with love.

ACCESSORY LOVE + HAIR TIPS | Inspired by nature, dipped in gold, bronze, or silver, and made with love.

Everything you’re about to see in this post is amazeballs.  Fair warning. I got so excited when I found everything I’ve compiled here

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TWO THINGS: Quick update on the new TKB + the best ruffled cocktail dress, EVER.

TWO THINGS: Quick update on the new TKB + the best ruffled cocktail dress, EVER.

SO! As you might have expected this week, we’re kinda PRETTY HEAVILY INVOLVED in back-end stuff for the new site, especially today, so we’d like to offer you

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SPARKLE AND SHINE | gift ideas for your bridesmaids | If you can stand to part with them, yourself…

SPARKLE AND SHINE | gift ideas for your bridesmaids | If you can stand to part with them, yourself…

We’re fast approaching the holiday season, which means I’ve been thinking a lot about gifts lately.  And as we slowly say goodbye to the pretty fall leaves and prepare for the rather bare landscape ahead of us (save for the lucky ones in the south), there’s really only one thing on my mind… And that’s [...]

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