Sweet Treats | Sparkly Shoes

First off you might want to hop, skip or jump over to our Facebook Page! We just announced the winner of the Peridot & Diamond Halo Engagement. Speaking of something sparkly, we found some amazing foot candy that will add that perfect touch of sparkly drama to your wedding wardrobe. Here are a few of our favorite gorgeous glitter-covered peep toes in this weeks Sweet Treats. Share with us which is your favorite pair of sparkly shoes.

1. Gold-toned glitter peep toe ankle boots with pink suede sandal overlay from Miu Miu.|2. Kate Spade’s Charm. | 3. Christian Louboutin Gold– and multicolor glitter platform peep-toes. Covered high heel All glammed up in gold glitter | 4. Nine West Shoes | 5. Chinese Laundry Shoes, Hot Hot Pumps | Kobel Slingback Pumps | 6. Stuart Weitzman Women’s Grace Glitter Platform Sandal 7. Betsey Johnson Shoes, Fiionaa Slingback Pumps These are only $49.50 | 8. Kate Spade New York Giada (these are on sale for $195)

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Custom Handkerchiefs

We are beyond excited about our new custom handkerchiefs. We not only have custom save the date and wedding handkerchiefs, but we also have some irresistibly cute keepsakes for everyone on your must get a gift list.

They are a thoughtful gestures for parents of the bride and groom, and are also a lovely way to say thank you to your bridesmaids. Just a tad bit more than the traditional invitation, for something that will last forever and everyone will be gushing about.

Each of these vintage-style handkerchiefs (they are brand new vintage replicas) are printed with all of your wedding 411 and will arrive on your door step super quickly. All you have to do is put them in a pretty envelope and send them off.

If you are a gal on the go, you can contact Paper and Thread Studio and Lori will put everything together for you. Remember how cute her handy work is?

Last but not least, we have the best wedding-keepsake ever. A treasured piece that will be kept close for years to come. Each vintage-style handkerchief can say whatever your heart desires. From the traditional, Will You Be My Maid Of Honor? To your favorite quote “All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel Mother.”-Abraham Lincoln. There will not be a dry eye when your mom opens up this special wedding-keepsake.

Each keepsake hanky comes with a special card with the definition of the word Keepsake. We guarantee this is the best gift ever.

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Breathtaking Peony Wedding Bouquet

We are serious suckers for a breathtaking peony wedding bouquet. This particular soft and inviting wedding bouquet was designed by the ever so dreamy Juli Vaughn Designs. How beautiful is her work? It looks especially amazing in these photographs from Austin Gros Photography. These two vendors create some pretty amazing pieces of art. To see more of their handiwork in the full wedding gallery be sure to click here.

Photographer: Austin Gros Photography
Venue & Food: Barnsley Gardens
Cake: Celso’s Cakes (Norcross, GA)
Flowers & Vases: Juli Vaughn Designs

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Colors: pink
Styles: garden

Do It Yourself Place Cards

Do It Yourself, or DIY, wedding projects allow you to create your own personalized favors and touches that can be applied in any way you can imagine on your special day, for a shower, a party or whenever. All you need are some basic items and a little creativity.

These adorable Do It Yourself Place Cards made with spools of colorful thread and lollipop sticks are an affordable, simple way to add colorful hand-made details to your reception or bridal shower. This super cute DIY project is perfect for making your guests feel special. See more clever do-it-yourself wedding projects here.

You will need:
Card stock
Complimentary colors of thread
Lollipop sticks
Craft glue
Scissors

To begin, cut your card stock into whatever shape and size you like. You can also use special craft scissors to give the cards a scalloped or funky edge.

Either write or hand stamp your guest’s name onto the card cut out.

Next, use craft glue to secure lollipop sticks in between the card stock cut outs.

Simply drop lollipop sticks into center hole of thread spool and you’re done. So easy and so adorable!

As always, a special thanks to our North Carolina photographers Hilton Pittman Photography for this crafty DIY.

For more of Hilton Pittman’s recently featured Do It Yourself wedding ideas, see below:

Do It Yourself Wedding Pinwheels
Do It Yourself Wedding Guest Book
Do It Yourself Save The Date Wedding Maps

Do It Yourself Pear and White Chocolate Mousse
Do It Yourself Pretty Patterned Fabric Envelopes
Do It Yourself Strawberry Jam Favors
Do It Yourself Wedding Cake Decor
Do It Yourself Drop Pin and Crystal Earrings
Do It Yourself Teacup Candles
Do It Yourself Simple Bridal Clutch

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