Jamie is a writer based in Santa Barbara, California, who loves to write about all things creative including weddings, DIY projects, and decor. She’s lucky to be married to her best friend and partner in life who is a professor at a university in Santa Barbara. He\'s not only her best friend, but a really great writing coach! Follow her stories for budget tips, DIY projects, and all other things wedding!

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7 Must-Have Beauty Tools to Do Your Own Wedding Makeup
Beauty

7 Must-Have Beauty Tools to Do Your Own Wedding Makeup

From an eyelash curler to blending tools, here’s what you need for a professional look. read more

7 Treat Yourself Beauty Splurges to Indulge in Before Your Wedding
Beauty

7 Treat Yourself Beauty Splurges to Indulge in Before Your Wedding

Here’s seven of the best beauty treatments to indulge in before your wedding—and when to schedule them. read more

6 Reasons Why a Hotel Wedding May Be the Best Ever
Venues

6 Reasons Why a Hotel Wedding May Be the Best Ever

Here are just a few reasons why we’re always going to love a hotel wedding. read more

How Instagram Can Help Plan Your Wedding

How Instagram Can Help Plan Your Wedding

Using Instagram as a wedding planning tool is so much more than just scrolling aimlessly. read more

20 Pretty Ways to Decorate Chairs at Your Wedding
Reception

20 Pretty Ways to Decorate Chairs at Your Wedding

From fresh flowers to burlap, here’s how to make chairs fit for a day of love. read more

8 Wedding Floral Trends for 2019
Flowers

8 Wedding Floral Trends for 2019

From wreaths and garlands to lots of peonies, here’s what’s going to be big in weddings this year. read more

10 Boho Wedding Ideas
Wedding planning

10 Boho Wedding Ideas

These ideas will spark your free-spirited imagination. read more

6 Farm to Table Wedding Ideas
Wedding theme

6 Farm to Table Wedding Ideas

Feel good about your wedding’s environmental impact with these reception ideas. read more

15 Ways to Have a Sparkly Wedding
Trends

15 Ways to Have a Sparkly Wedding

Glitter and sparkle just scream celebration—so why not incorporate some of that into your wedding? read more

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