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DIY Project: Wristlets and Boutonnieres

This next project that reader, Carol, crafted is perfectly lovely...ideal for a English or French inspired shabby chic wedding. I love the sweet, personal touch that each little favor brings, letting your guests know that they are not only welcome, they are loved.

Notes and Instructions from Carol...

My fiance and I are having a Regency inspired wedding next January at a beautiful English Manor House in New Zealand.  Our wedding colors are pink, red and burgundy.


SMP Loves…Kireina!

Especially these adorable boutonnieres. Made by hand using the finest merino wools and felts, each little creation has the perfect balance of charm and originality. For a rustic/chic affair, with a DIY touch, these gems would be absolute perfection. Kireina also carries a lovely variety of invitations and accouturements. Definitely a must...


DIY Project – Starfish Boutonnieres

These starfish boutonnieres are perfect for a beachside wedding. I get so many emails from readers looking for an alternative to flower boutonnieres. Voila!


one inch bar pins
small starfish
strong glue


These starfish boutonnieres were created with small starfish and one inch bar pins that were glued together.  I used small starfish that my fiancés mom found at a yard sale. 

1. I applied glue to...