Take My Sweater: Inspiration vs. Reality

Many bees before me have written posts about their original inspiration board versus how the wedding actually turned out. I always loved seeing those posts, so I was very excited to get to do one of my very own.

Way back when I first became a bee (which was exactly a year ago yesterday!) I wrote a post about the inspiration board I was using for our wedding.

(Photo credits, starting at the top, left to right: Rebekah Westover, The Knot, Minted, Tiger Lily Florist, Project Wedding, Bride.net, Ruffled Blog, Big Wedding Tiny Budget, J.Crew, Rebekah Westover, Daniel C. Photography, She-N-He Photography, Ruffled Blog)

Well, I put together another board with actual photos from the wedding, and I was kind of shocked to see how true I stayed to my original inspiration!


So, what do you think? Did I turn my original inspiration into reality? Did you use inspiration boards in your planning process?


Mrs. Cardigan

Wedding Date:
January 2011
So Tired of Licking Envelopes
Photo Nerves
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    cosmo_gmr 488 posts, Helper bee @ 5:57 pm

    I like your reality better than the inspiration!
    Love your sweater XD i want one too! LOL

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