August 27, 2010
My mom has various old things and I borrowed several of the old-school mason jars from her for wildflowers, holding the forks/spoons, etc. It brought out the vintage feel. She also had several trays, etc.
I made pom poms using the tips from Homemade by Jill - she had me worried that they were going to defloof, so I made them (with help from my child sweat shop) about an hour before the party. But I let them hang around my house for a couple of weeks (why not!) and they still looked great, so for future reference I can make them a day or two ahead of time.
www.photographyedition.blogspot.com ) so I set it up there to frame out my wedding bouquet (I had it freeze-dried, and it's still here, 10 years (almost) later). Oh, and that brown box is to collect all the recipes guests brought in. And ignore that little boy who wanted to be part of the action - he isn't part of the decor:
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