Extra Special Irish Castle Destination Wedding

In my initial call with Reilly and Brandt, it was apparent that they were deeply in love and very kind people. When asked about the feeling they wanted for their Irish destination wedding Brandt simply said, ” It has to be extra special’.  That meant the location, the setting, the feeling and every moment of […]

Saturday Quickie

Today’s Saturday Quickie post is about hiring your suppliers. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it forever, if you hire the right professional suppliers it will make you life, your planning and your wedding day sooooo much easier. Hiring the right suppliers means talking to them about you. What you want,  what you’d like […]

Bonbonnes Bottles

I don’t care where you would use these or for what. I love the vintage green glass and french labels. Would be fabulous details for any vintage, outdoor or French inspired wedding. They are bonbonnes bottles (or dame-jeanne as they are also called) and they were used to conserve and transport wine and ferment other […]

Long Vs Round

You know the term ‘different strokes for different folks?’  Well as an American in Ireland I see lots of things done here that are so standard and done so often, people almost think doing anything different just isn’t going to work/  isn’t good enough / won’t look right / or simply “you can’t do it”. […]

The Fabric of Your Life

You would often find me trawling through fabric stores for the perfect print or color or texture fabric to make table runners, backdrops, wrap around candles or cans or jars or just anything! And when doing that in Ireland I have to compromise most of the time. It may not be the exact color, the […]