Archive for August, 2011

Aug
30

Lucky Type

A few weeks ago I met up with my friend Miss K for cake and to give her the paper to print my invitations on. I got there a little early and wandered around a bit beforehand, and came across a little ‘pop-up shop‘ with some secondhand and vintage bits and pieces. In there I […]

Aug
21

Serendipity

A while back I posted my review of some Shoes of Prey shoes, and then ordered some for myself. This week they arrived, just a couple of weeks after ordering! Unfortunately, I do not love them. The colour turned out perfect despite their warnings that the yellow soft leather was rather limey, and the width […]

Aug
16

First RSVP!

I have an official RSVP! There will be at least one person at our wedding! And one of my favourite people even. I hope I won’t have to be chasing people at the end. Dropping off family invites to The Boy’s parents, it turned out that I screwed up the Chinese envelope labels by splitting […]

Aug
15

Walking on Sunshine

I’m still waiting on my yellow heels from Shoes of Prey with my fingers crossed that they’ll actually fit me, but in the meantime I’ve been hunting for some appropriate ballet flats to wear at the reception. I wear heels for maybe a couple of hours every few weeks at most – I live in […]

Aug
15

Invitations, check.

180 invitees. 90 printed invitations. 4 printed pieces to each invitation (invite, map, gifts, address sticker). 1440 hand-cut rounded corners. ~8 solid hours of cutting, sticking, assembling, stuffing and checking. I don’t even want to think about the number of hours spent designing and sketching that went into it beforehand. Big thanks to Miss K […]