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 013: Tuxedo Fingers

I wanted them long lasting, so I opted for the pro instead of DIY-ing. My fingernails were extended using UV light cured gel extensions, for the extra length needed for the design I did. Frankly, I must give credit to Zooey Deschnel’s tuxedo nails as my first inspiration. I wanted something cute and cheeky, instead … Continue reading

Chronicle 011: Planning the honeymoon.

The solemnization is coming soon, and in less than two month’s time, the wedding will be over. Simultaneously, we are also planning our honeymoon. Tired! L wants to Europe for our honeymoon, I agree. I think it should be nice over there, cool weather and everything. So we started our research. We were mainly interested … 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

Chronicle 010: Planning for Wedding Chair Decor

Instead of using one type of chair, I was thinking of an assortment of different chairs for the solemnization party. BUT the biggest headache would be how to decorate all these different chairs!!!!! I couldn’t figure it out at one point of time, so I decided to sketch all the chairs out, and dream out … Continue reading

The Lair Weddings Counts down to 1000 views!

The lair weddings is counting down to 1000 views! I am currently at 993 views-all-time. Although this blog was only started on January 18th 2012 (which is a little over a month ago), thanks to the lovely people who drop by to take a look at this humble blog, I am approaching the small milestone … Continue reading

Chronicle 009: Handmade Cupcakes

I might look like a dainty mini cupcake kind of girl. BUT I’m in fact more of a large wholesome gooey chocolate cupcake kind of gal. I just collected these super delicious cupcakes today. 2 boxes of wholesome goodies! I got half a dozen in signature oreo chocolate & another half a dozen in peanut … Continue reading

Inspiration: Creative Ways to Display Flowers at a Wedding.

My mum has a collection of chinese tea pots and sets of tea cups. If she will lend them to me, I would definitely use them to display flowers! It’s really a quaint way to showcase these lovely white flowers. Another quick way to display flowers, are to use these recycled cans! Instead of using … Continue reading

Inspiration: Handmade Hair accessories

The lure of handmade accessories. The one of a kind piece which makes the bride feel special on her big day. Endearing memories of that one special day. I think that is what handmade accessories can give you. A good hair accessory can transform your look. It’s not just the accessory of course, there’s still … 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