I’ve been lucky enough to work on some really fun collaborations lately. In partnership with IGA Supermarkets, I whipped up some ideas to inspire your Christmas wrapping. Head over to the IGA blog to see more photos and details on this project and...
Hello friends, how are you? I have to admit I’m struggling a little this week after Easter. Trying to fit everything into four working days is always hard, especially two weeks in a row! Thankfully I have a nice...

Snowman lab

I’m off galivanting around the world for a few weeks so I have lined up some some talented ladies to hold the fort while I’m gone. Hope you enjoy! + + + + + Over my way, kids are more likely...

Ribbon wands

I simply have too many fun wedding tutorials at the moment to fit into my regular fortnightly column on Polka Dot Bride so we’re going to have a few extras right here. Here’s another one from my own wedding. You will need: Dowels ...
How genius is this idea from Kiwi interactive designer Andy Biggs? Head over to Jam Labelizer and Beer Labelizer to create personalised labels for your homemade goodies to give as gifts or use as party favours. Choose from the great...
You’ve probaby worked out by now that I did a lot of crafting for our wedding. To save you from hunting through the archives, I’ve compiled a nifty little long post summing up all the projects. Accessories   Fabric butonnoiere * Beribboned bridesmaids’ fans * Bridesmaids’ cameo jewellery boxes Decorations Book ring...
This post series has been a loooong time coming. The Man and I were married in September 2010 but I couldn’t show you any photos until they were published in Real Weddings in October 2011. Late last year I already had...
Luke Simon Photography You might have noticed the full-page photo of these I Spy games in the magazine article about our wedding. We had some kiddos at our ceremony so I thought I’d so something fun to keep them entertained. Cute, no? Head...
Atypical Type A - DIY boutonniere

DIY boutonniere

Luke Simon Photography I’ve had so many tutorials from my own wedding that I have been dying to share with you. I mean, we got married over a year ago so some of these projects I began two years ago… pre-blog even!...
I designed this poster to go above a chocolate buffet at a party, but it would also make a great gift for the chocoholic or for your own home. Download the file.