Cornhole DIY: Building the boards (pt. 1)

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For this two three part series, I will show you how we made regulation cornhole boards & custom bean bags for our reception (and beyond!). This part focuses on the building of the cornhole boards. Part two focuses on the designing and painting. Part three focuses on the bags. *also, after writing this post, I found I had taken ZERO photos of us building the cornhole boards. A lesson I will definitely learn from! However, I put a lot of[Read more]

Patio Table DIY

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¬†Yet another backstory to a project: The round patio table was originally a glass top. But, a large storm came through & the glass shattered. Rather than buy a whole new table, we decided to make our own unique painted patio table top! Materials: plywood (but the ‘nicer’ kind) router saw sand paper paint (I used acrylic) clear varnish/lacquer to protect the table top. First, we went to Lowe’s to buy a sheet of plywood. We picked one that was[Read more]

Bouquet & Boutonniere DIY

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Let’s start with the backstory: My wedding was split into two different events. The actual ceremony, which was very small and only included family. And the reception which was large and for all of our friends. Both events included DIY & for the most part, I remembered to take photos of everything! For this post, I will be showing you how I made my bouquet & my husband’s boutonniere. First, I went to Michael’s to pick out my flowers. I[Read more]

DIY: Coffee Mug

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Let’s get this party started! This is an oldie, but goodie DIY I did for my BFF. This is an easy project & you can find more detailed instructions almost anywhere on the interwebs. First, I bought a plain white coffee mug. Which apparently isn’t as easy as I thought. I went to several stores, but all of them had designs on them or weren’t white! So, I ended up at Michael’s to buy a children’s craft coffee cup. The[Read more]