Wedding Decor Inspiration

Rustic chic wedding décor is extremely popular and looking at this shoot, created by Blank Canvas and photographed by Wesley Vorster, you can see why! Margaux van der Berg, from Blank Canvas, Cape Town based wedding coordination consultancy, shares the inspiration for this rustic shoot as well as practical tips for recreating the look.


Giant Paper Roses {Wedding Decor Idea}

by Monique on December 19, 2010 · 0 comments

Dreamy giant blooms add a whimsical touch to any wedding. It also stands out as one of the best wedding trends and DIY projects of 2010! A giant paper rose replaced Brittany’s bridal bouquet and I have to say, it looks gorgeous! Image via 100 Layer Cake. Photography by Ali Degraff   The bride’s mother made it out of […]


String Sphere Chandeliers {Wedding Decor DIY}

by Monique on December 15, 2010 · 3 comments

I’m obsessing over these stunning string sphere chandeliers. They look so fancy, I could hardly believe it’s a DIY project!  Image via Ruffled That’s right ladies, we could make these! Well I may have to take a rain cheque because my wedding is almost three months away and I still have loads to do (including making bunting […]


Romantic DIY Jar Lanterns

by Monique on October 14, 2010 · 13 comments

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Give used glass jars a new purpose – turn them into pretty lanterns, an ideal lighting solution for eco-conscious weddings! I love lanterns, fairy lights and candles but most of all I love jar lanterns! Okay, I’m biased… this is, after all, the first DIY I’ve designed. And this is how to make your own…


DIY Green Chandelier

by Monique on September 27, 2010 · 0 comments

If you’re an eco-conscious bride-to-be, you’ll love this DIY lighting project. It’s a garden chandelier, perfect for a romantic garden wedding that’s green in every sense. And this is how you make it… I think I just found my favourite Green YouTube channel! Have a super week!