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How to Make a DIY Table Runner for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is just over a week away, and we know that so many readers are hurriedly making preparations for their holiday celebrations. This week, we wanted to showcase a quick and easy DIY project for anyone who wants to add a little flair to their Thanksgiving tablescape with a hand-dyed cheesecloth table runner! What You’ll Need  ...

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How to Not Ruin Your Wedding: 4 Best Wedding Planning Tips

If coordinating weddings has taught us anything, it’s that even the best-planned weddings can fall apart if everyone involved isn’t committed to the big picture. Accordingly, we have developed a list of four best wedding planning tips to keep your wedding on track! Hire a wedding planner or day-of coordinator and listen to what they have to  ...

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2 Quick and Easy DIY Halloween Projects

In celebration of Halloween, we’re taking today to offer up a few more devilish DIY décor projects and terrifying treats from our latest Halloween styled shoot, photographed by Amber Lowe Photo! Enjoy!   Black Caramel Apples What you need: –5 apples (washed, dried, and de-stemmed) –2 Tbsp corn syrup –2 Tbsp water  ...

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DIY Halloween Candy Crafts

Bubble, bubble, toil and trouble–Halloween is almost here, and we’re celebrating with some of our favorite DIY candy crafts. For less than $20, you can purchase all of the supplies you need to create some seasonal, spine-chilling sweets.  The perfect at-home project for kids anticipating the evening’s festivities or favors  ...

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Wedding Planning Tips for Flowergirls and Ring Bearers

So many brides (and especially those with younger siblings or children of their own) can’t help but fawn over the little dresses and tiny tuxes their flowergirls and ring bearers will wear, imagining the delighted sounds of their guests as these pint-sized sweethearts precede them down the aisle. Sometimes, however, the tiniest members of your  ...

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When Weddings Go Wrong: How to Avoid Day-of Disasters

After a perfectly timed and beautiful ceremony, cocktail hour begins, and the guests in attendance chat and mingle, excited about the day’s celebration. The picturesque scene takes a turn, however, with the blood-curdling screams of a child who has just broken his arm. A beaming guest attending an outdoor wedding wanders to the bar  ...

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Making Magic: 2017’s Maker City Summit

It’s been an exciting couple of weeks for Custom Love Gifts, Events, & Prints; creating and shipping a thousand-jar order, designing a styled shoot, and preparing to attend the Wedding MBA conference in Las Vegas for a week are just a few of the things we’ve been doing. However, last week, we had one of the most thrilling  ...

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Choosing the Right Kind of Bar for Your Wedding

When it comes to  your special day, stocking the bar can be one of the more challenging aspects of wedding planning. Should you only serve wine and beer? Is liquor too risky? How much should you buy? We get it–there are so many questions! The bar will probably be the most frequented spot at your wedding, so you will want to have plenty  ...

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Eleven Kinds of Signs Every Wedding Should Have

Sometimes, it’s the little details that can be the hardest to remember. Luckily, as is our specialty, we’re here to help you with one facet of your wedding planning process–making sure that you have all of the signage you need! Below is a list of eleven must-have wedding signs to ensure that your event proceeds as planned!  ...

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