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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Monique Lhuillier Launches Wedding Flower Company with Bouqs Co.
Flowers

Monique Lhuillier Launches Wedding Flower Company with Bouqs Co.

When a wedding dress designer and a floral company come together, what do you get? read more

5 Things Your Wedding Cake Baker Wants You to Know
Vendors

5 Things Your Wedding Cake Baker Wants You to Know

Here’s how to get the wedding cake of your dreams. read more

How to Save Wedding Cake for Your First Anniversary
Anniversary

How to Save Wedding Cake for Your First Anniversary

Here’s a breakdown of everything you need to do to save your wedding cake for your first anniversary. read more

8 Things to Know About Your First Bridal Appointment
Wedding dress

8 Things to Know About Your First Bridal Appointment

Keep these few things in mind when you’re looking at all those gorgeous dresses. read more

What to Know About Wearing Two Dresses At Your Wedding
Bride

What to Know About Wearing Two Dresses At Your Wedding

The only thing better than one gorgeous wedding dress is two. read more

How to Create a Heat-Proof Summer Wedding Menu
Reception

How to Create a Heat-Proof Summer Wedding Menu

With warmer weather comes more planning for the menu. read more

How to Attend all Your Summer Weddings and Still Keep Your Cool
Guests

How to Attend all Your Summer Weddings and Still Keep Your Cool

Staying cool at an outdoor summer wedding is a simple task with just a little bit of prep. read more

8 Budget Summer Wedding Ideas
Summer

8 Budget Summer Wedding Ideas

From wedding cake alternatives to seasonal flowers, here’s how to save money on your summer nuptials. read more

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

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

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