Category Archives: Vintage

Giving Good Face

That sounds dirty. But Madonna said it first, so I’m cool. I’m more sure about my makeup than my hair, but I’m staying in the 1940s feeling. So this is pretty much perfect. Strong lips, gently curved brows, light eyes … Continue reading

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1940s Hair

I need vintage hair to go with my fabulous dress. My dress is just asking for vintage trusses. And I plan to deliver. My main inspiration is very 1940s, but a relaxed wartime style. I look absolutely fabulous in Victory … Continue reading

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Putting Together a Brooch Bouquet, the Styro-ball Method

This is Part 4 of a who knows how many parts series on the sweet darlings that are brooch bouquets. Read Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 of Putting Together a Brooch Bouquet here. The good news is that … Continue reading

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Boudoir Inspiration (NSFW!)

I’ve decided to pose for a boudoir shoot before our wedding. That’s right. Boudoir. For His Eyes Only. Naughty Pictures we’ll have to hide under our bed when our parents come to visit. I can’t wait. I’ve been scouring the … Continue reading

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Short Hair Inspiration

So in my last post, I was getting a little nervous about being a short- or medium-length hair bride. As much as I love the look of a long cascade of gentle curls, I think I’ve reconciled that my hair … Continue reading

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The Booq… The Bouq… The Flowers

I’m not what you’d call a huge flower girl. Sure, I love when Dustin sends me the occasional bouquet, but I don’t plant flowers in the spring, and I don’t even have a favorite bud. Combine this with the price … Continue reading

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The Birdcage

I’m still smitten, even though I’m not entirely sure it looks right. I definitely need to do something different with my hair, though. (Come to think of it, I’ve had the same haircut of varying lengths since 7th grade.) This … Continue reading

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