Four years ago today, I lost my mom, the most beautiful, kind-hearted, compassionate woman I had ever known. Four years ago today, I lost my very best friend. My secret keeper, my comforter, my cheerleader. Four years ago today, my life was changed forever. My mother’s death was incredibly sudden, and came just two months before my high school graduation—a … read more
All right, so you’ve seen how I assembly-lined these buggers, but what did the guests see? First, they saw their names and addresses in my handwriting, Mrs. Turkey–style. (If they were a real human and not an address I made up for the internet, they also saw a stamp that I’d rabidly hunted down: USPS’s Farmers Market stamps, featuring food—our … read more
The newly engaged powellgh shares a photo of her tanzanite engagement ring. Keep on loading your inspirational wedding pics to the Weddingbee Gallery to see them featured here on the blog! Remember, your images must be under 1MB in size, or they won’t load. If your photo is featured as the Gallery of the Day, you’re eligible for a special … read more
Once we got into the church, Tatiana arranged us in the order that we would walk down the aisle, with me at the very end of the line. I could hear whispers up ahead and the words trickled back towards me as the news spread, “…the rings…the rings…where…the rings…not here…oh no…” It was only Tatiana who was brave enough to … read more
The Narwhal Registry: Part Two by Miss Narwhal Flowers in Her Hair by Miss Narwhal Cala-Married: Mr. and Mrs. Freeze by Mrs. Squid Running Through the Halls of Our High School by Miss Hammerhead Wedding Hair & Makeup Trial by Miss Coral Honeymoon Dream III: Planning the Mega-Moon – Making Dreams Come True by Mrs. Crab Monumental Love: Reception Round … read more
dannym is selling a set of doorknob table numbers. She is asking $350 for the set of 9. Have a wedding item for sale? Post it with pictures in the Weddingbee Classifieds, and you might see it featured on the blog! Other great items for sale:
gemabride shares a photo of her vintage wedding decor. Keep on loading your inspirational wedding pics to the Weddingbee Gallery to see them featured here on the blog! Remember, your images must be under 1MB in size, or they won’t load. If your photo is featured as the Gallery of the Day, you’re eligible for a special Weddingbee badge for … read more
Heavily influenced by Mrs. Hawk, I convinced myself I couldn’t just put the magnets straight in an envelope and be on my merry way. I *had* to have some pretty cards to package them up in. So, I made up another design in PowerPoint, sent my order to CatPrint (which had thicker, sturdier card stock options than Vistaprint did), and … read more
Hi Hive! We’re thrilled to announce our latest feature on the site: ACTIVITY FEED! If you look up at the top of the site, you’ll now see a heart icon next to your mailbox and profile icon. Clicking on it will send you to your activity feed, where you’ll be able to access: New posts by bee bloggers you follow … read more
Wedding guest books are a tradition so long held that it’s hard to track down exactly when or why they began. One thing is for sure; the typical wedding guest book is packed up after the reception and stowed away with other wedding memorabilia. Wouldn’t it be great to have something a bit more… personal? We’ve got three projects that … read more
Do you want to capture your wedding on video, but your budget is too tight to hire a videographer? Getting video of your special day isn’t something that has to break the bank. It’s completely DIY-able – and something a lot of brides-to-be overlook as an affordable memento.
At least for me, the ring box was one of the last projects I finished when preparing for my wedding. It’s such a small detail, so I didn’t want to spend a lot of money on something that the guests would barely notice. However, I wanted something that would fit into my wedding theme and aesthetic.