Chronicle 015 – Our party decorations!!!

            Something went wrong with my previous post, and at the end only the feature image showed up. So i’m going do a repost of my party decorations! It was a small party to celebration the registration of our marriage, the solemnisation. We had friends and family come over for … Continue reading

DIY: Wow Multi-colored Leopard Prints Bridal Nails

The love for leopard prints made me decide that I wanted this design for my wedding day in April 2012. I didn’t do it DIY at that time, as my nails were too short so I had my nails extended using LED cured gel and had the pattern painted on by my manicurist. It’s definitely … Continue reading

DIY: TLW originals: Rings in a glass.

I’ve written on the floral inspirations I had gathered on my great friend WR’s wedding here. And this is the ring holder that I have conceptualized for her. I love that I had a chance to create a lasting memory on this special day. The lovely couple met at a drinking hole, got to know … Continue reading

Chronicle 014: Prepping for the solemnization party!

Pictures from our photographer Des came in for selection! He had edited the images for a washed out tone which I really like. So here’s a preview of the preparation work for the solemnization party! The bridesmaids and groomsmen all came early to help up. Eternally grateful! We only have 2hours to decorate the space, … Continue reading

Chronicle 012: Balloon Bunches for the Solemnization

I’ve pretty much gathered all the things I need for the solemnization. Counting down to 4 days! Ordering my balloons today in order to get them in them. Thanks to ZY & D who volunteered to help us collect them on the day itself. We were worried if 30 would fit into a sedan car. … Continue reading

DIY: Rockabella Tri-color Pink Base With Black Shatter (Manicure Party Anyone?)

I did this tri-color combination for fun! A friend gave me 2 bottles of china glaze, so I thought out this combination! This will be a great activity to do with the girls. Manicure party! It’s been somehow a tradition that I bring my polishes every time we have a sleepover or if we go … Continue reading

DIY Tutorial: How to decorate recycled can in twine and old belt

I promised a tutorial for this, so here it is! Materials needed: 1) Metal cans (Labels removed, washed and dried). It would be good to have a variety of sizes. Reason here. 2) Rope/twine in 2 colors. 3) An old belt or two. 4) Used buttons. I got mine off shirts that cannot be worn … Continue reading

DIY: Decorated Recycled Metal Cans as Flower Holders

Remember the recycled cans dangling from the wooden frame in my previous post? Well, here is my rendition of the recycled cans project. DIY doiley/magazine decorated cans! I got peach cans (thanks WR!), fruit cans, mushroom cans, meat cans etc. My friends also came over to help! And we had a therapeutic afternoon together. As … Continue reading

DIY: The anatomy of a candy bar & how to create one.

Sweet tooth alert! Another concept I really wanted for my wedding was the candy bar. I am in love with lollipops and any rock candy. I was intending to do this for my solemnization, but with 25 guests, I think the portions would be so little, it wouldn’t even look nice. Thus, I shall use … Continue reading

Inspiration: Balloons at your wedding

I love balloons. Especially helium balloons. I would take gifts of balloons anytime. And I want them at my wedding. So came the search of different ways to use them, display them and have fun with them. I hope you like them as much as me. Large round white balloons as part of the table … Continue reading