Category Archives: Other Pretty Stuff

Decorations and shiny things

The Day – Preparation

Time to remember the day that was. Up early in the morning for a relaxing early run with Mrs L. We made a quick stop at the Lobethal Bakery for some sourdough and treats. Home for a shower, threw on … Continue reading

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A shower of loveliness

This afternoon was a vision of civility and loveliness. My wonderful bridesmaids Mrs L and Mrs M threw me the most gorgeous afternoon tea bridal shower this side of Pinterest. There were cupcakes with butterflies and edible glitter, finger sandwiches, … Continue reading

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4 weeks to go

It has been a busy few weeks. We have, in no particular order: Purchased suits and shirts Ordered ties (thank you Peter Shearer) Had dress fittings (thank you Lady Liz Bridal) Bought bonbonnieres (learnt to spell bonbonnieres) Chose jewellery for … Continue reading

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Where did the time go?

There have been a couple of late nights this week. My wonderful bridesmaids have put together the wedding, bridal shower and hen’s night invitations. I have to give a huge shout out to the amazing, patient and talented Mrs M … Continue reading

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Who’s a pretty girl then?

Several updates on the wedding effort.   Over the holiday break we headed back to Adelaide and I managed to fit in the following:   Dressmaker appointment – first fitting, alterations to be completed by February. Makeup trial – success! … Continue reading

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Let’s call it an opportunity

So, today I received an email from the lady I had booked to do my hair and makeup. Apparently she her husband will now be running another business 7 days a week.   So no more wedding hair and makeup. … Continue reading

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Bridezilla vs The Laid back Bride

Am I actually doing anyone any favours by trying to be relaxed about wedding details? I’ve (we’ve) made the big decisions, there are some medium sized decisions still to be made. Somehow I can’t bring myself to be too worried … Continue reading

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