Monday, September 20, 2010

Did you think I could really stay away?

By this time you must think I'm a little crazy, but if you've ever planned a wedding then you know in the last month you are.
I've been missing you all a ton and have been wanting to write a post and while I'm waiting in between DIY projects for the wedding I thought I'd stop by to show you what I've been working on.
If you follow me on Twitter you'll know that today was full of wedding errands. I dropped off color samples to our awesome cake baker who is going to make a mini cake just to make sure he decorates it the way we want! (Free cake? Heck yeah!) Knowing you cuties you probably want to see our inspiration and here it is!

After I dropped off our colors I had to to to our city's Board of Works meeting to petition to have a port-a-potty & grill outside, luckily they approved it and now we'll be able to feed our guests! Hooray!
After that I came home and worked on some more wedding stuff. (I am so lucky to have Mondays off!) We're midway through our program design and today I made a garland to hang over our cake!
Sorry for the crappy iPhone picture, our regular camera was out of reach

This evening Jus & I are going wine tasting with our parents to ensure we'll be able to give our guests the yummiest wine. The rest of the week I'm meeting with our florist, getting my hair trial, starting to decorate our reception space and next weekend is my bachelorette party!
But before I leave you for the day I have to give you a little sneak peek at our invitations!
We used metallic sand envelopes & vintage stamps to set the tone

Did you know that if you send the President an invitation he'll send you a congratulatory letter?

So what are you up to these days?


MandeeFoFandee said...

I have a congratulatory letter from the president on my fridge from sending him a wedding invite! your cake inspiration is absolutely dreamy!

Caroline said...

That is such a cool thing to have a congratulatory letter from the Pres. Love where you got your inspiration!! XO

Mrs. Dontje said...

i have a congratulatory letter too!! check it out!

Camilla Leila said...

i didn't know that about the pres! how awesome! ps. love everything about your wedding so far. i think it'll be so lovely!

Kate said...

If you send an invitation to Mickey Mouse, you'll get a congratulatory letter too :)

Scientific Housewife said...

Everything looks awesome and I love the envelopes! My friend got a letter from the Obamas for their wedding, it was really cool!

daisymay aka Chantele said...

Love all the vintage stamps!! I can't believe you get a congratulations letter from the president! Thats so cool!!

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Amanda said...

oh i love that cake!!! so cute!!

Molly Mouse said...

The invites are AMAZING. That's super awesome you're sending the President an invite. You'll have to post a picture of his letter back! :]

Jess said...

That is so cool that the president will send a letter to you! Looks like the wedding plans are keeping you really busy :)