Archive for 2013

Christmas Wedding Inspiration

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Its beginning to look a lot like………………………… Christmas!

We have been so busy this week fulfilling all our Christmas Wedding orders so I was inspired to put together a mood board of Christmas Wedding inspiration.

I have chosen a classic red, green, white and silver colour scheme with hints of berries, evergreen foliage and ribbon.

Christmas Wedding Inspiration

Christmas Wedding Inspiration

1. A beautiful handmade Christmas wedding cake topper by Sparkle & Twig you can view their complete range in the shop.

2. Delicious red velvet cupcakes decorated with pretty white bows. Baked by My Delight Cup Cakery

3. A holly and apple candle holder decorated with red and white butchers twine.

4. Our very own Dazzling Snowflake Wedding Comb handmade with a diamante snowflake embellished with tiny siam bicone crystals.

5. A hand crafted paper mistletoe sprig tied with a red ribbon and raffia string for hanging. Available from Paper Tree.

6. A snowflake, lace & satin ribbon Christmas wedding invitation featuring a sparkly diamante snowflake. Handmade by Made With Love Designs.

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Lace Snowflake Wedding Hair Grip

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Our design of the week is our pretty Lace Snowflake Wedding Hair Grip.

It has been so popular this week, in fact it is our biggest selling snowflake design of our new Winter 2013 collection.

It is perfect for a midwinter wedding, made with a beautiful white and silver lace snowflake embellished with Swarovski bicone crystals, small pearls and diamante.

It is also available in gold and a wide range of pearl and crystal colours.

Lace Snowflake Wedding Hair Grip

Lace Snowflake Wedding Hair Grip

The Lace Snowflake Weddings hair grip is designed with both brides and bridesmaids in mind.

It can be worn by itself for subtle detailing or in groups for more impact.

We also have various simple hair pins which co-ordinate beautifully with this snowflake.

Pearl and Crystal Hair Pins

Pearl and Crystal Hair Pins

1. Sparkly Snowball Hair Pin made with a cluster of pretty 6mm pearls and 6mm round crystals.

2. Crystal Hair Pin made with 6mm round crystals.

3. Pearl Hair Pin made with pretty 6mm pearls.

4. Pearl Snowball Hair Pin made with a cluster of 6mm pearls.

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Snowflake Wedding Tiara

Thursday, November 28th, 2013

To co-ordinate with our beautiful snowflake hair grips we have two snowflake traditional wedding tiaras.

For a bride who loves sparkle we have our crystal and diamante Snowflake Wedding Tiara. It features three handmade snowflakes embellished with fronds of crystals and diamante.

Snowflake Wedding Tiara

Snowflake Wedding Tiara

For a bride who prefers pearls we have our Pearl Snowflake Wedding Tiara. It features three handmade pearl and crystal snowflakes embellished with fronds of crystals,  pearls and crystal flowers.

Pearl Snowflake Tiara

Pearl Snowflake Tiara

Both designs are available in a wide range of pearl and crystal colour. The full range of colours can be viewed  in our colour chart.

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Icicle Wedding Accessories

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Icicle pearl, crystal and diamante wedding accessories.

We have expanded our range of beautiful pearl icicle wedding accessories.

Included in the collection is a pretty tiara, matching necklace, pendant and earrings together with a hair comb and a hair pin.

Icicle Wedding Accessories

Icicle Wedding Accessories

Icicle Wedding Tiara

A pretty pearl, crystal and diamante rondelle  wedding tiara. It features handcrafted icicles positioned at funky angles to make an organic tiara.

Icicle Wedding Necklace

A beautiful statement necklace featuring handcrafted pearl icicles suspended on a pearl, crystal and diamante rondelle necklace.

Icicle Earrings

Stunning statement easrrings featuring three small icicles made from fabulous Swarovski bicone crystals, pearls and diamante rondelles.

Icicle Pendant

A beautiful pendant perfect for a winter wedding. It features six icicles made from fabulous Swarovski bicone crystals, pearls and diamante rondelles, all suspended on a 16 inch chain.

Icicle Hair Comb

A beautiful design perfect for a mid-winter wedding or contemporary wedding in any season. It features a mixture of Swarovski bicone crystal, pearls and sparkly diamante rondelle handcrafted icicles positioned at funky angles to make an organic comb.

All our icicle designs are available in a wide range of pearl and crystal colours, please view our colour chart for our complete range.

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Snowflake Wedding Hair Accessories

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

We have just added our new photographs for our Snowflake hair accessory collections, we are so delighted with them,

We have also expanded our existing snowflake collections with some new fabulous designs.

Snowflake Hair Grips

Snowflake Hair Grips

Snowflake Hair Grips

Snowflake Hair Grips

1. Icy Snowflake Hair Grip pearl and crystal hair grip with twelve fantastic layers of beaded fronds.

2. Lace Snowflake Hair Grip a beautiful lace snowflake embellished with small pearls, crystals and diamante.

3. Winter Snowflake Hair Grip a diamante and pearl sparkly snowflake.

4. Noel Snowflake Hair Grip a diamante sparkly hair grip.

5. Pearl Snowflake Hair Grip a handcrafted pearl snowflake with diamante centre.

6. Dazzling Snowflake Hair Grip a diamante and crystal sparkly snowflake hair grip.

7. Crystal Snowflake Hair Grip a sparkly crystal snowflake hair grip with twelve fantastic layers of beaded fronds.

8. Fluttering Snowflake Hair Grip a beautiful pearl crystal and diamante snowflake hair grip.

We have many more pretty snowflake hair grips available in our snowflake hair accessories department.

All our designs are available in a wide range of hair grips and hair pins.

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Gothic Wedding Hair Accessories

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

We have been inspired by the Halloween festival and we have re-designed three of our popular designs in a  fantastic gothic colour scheme.

Gothic Wedding Hair Accessories

Gothic Wedding Hair Accessories

Sophia Pearl Wedding Tiara

A beautiful traditional wedding tiara, featuring a mix of pearls, bicone crystals, crystal droplets, diamante and diamante rondelles. It is available in a wide range of pearl and crystal colours.

Tangle Wedding Hair Comb

A stunning contemporary wedding hair comb with tangles of pearls and two sizes of bicone crystals.

Blush Rose Wedding Hairclip

A pretty large wedding hair flower handmade using pretty petals and embellished in the centre with lace, ribbon, pearls, crystals and diamante. The rose is available in a wide range of petal, lace, ribbon, crystal and bead colours.

Sophia Pearl Wedding Tiara

Sophia Pearl Wedding Tiara

Tangle Wedding Hair Comb

Tangle Wedding Hair Comb

Blush Rose Wedding Hairclip

Blush Rose Wedding Hairclip

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Easter Flowergirl Present

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

I have been busy this week making my baby neice her first Easter present as she is to young for the traditional chocolate eggs I decided to make her an Easter Bunny.

I have used a gorgeous pdf pattern from Alicia Paulson over at Posy Gets Cosy called Miss Maggie Rabbit it can be purchased here.

Miss Maggie Rabbit

Miss Maggie Rabbit

It occured to me while making her she would make a perfect thank you gift for a flowergirl.

She is made in beige felt, with polka dot lined ears. Her dress is pretty lilac gingham with an American binding tape bow and a soft knitted caplete fastened with a simple pearl button.

She has been completed with handmade felt boots and as an extra special detail I have added a soft white pom pom tail.

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DIY Wedding Goody Boxes For Children

Saturday, March 9th, 2013

Here are more of my DIY children’s goody boxes for you to make for the children attending your wedding. They are perfect for keeping children occupied during the wedding  ceremony.  They can be filled with lots of fun items for example colouring materials, small games, jigsaws, puzzle book or even a small disposable camera.

I previously introduced my Christmas range of goody boxes, including a cute Reindeer Box and a pretty Angel Box.

I have now released my complete range of goody boxes, they include designs for both boys and girls.

The character labels are available for you to download completely free of charge. Please scroll to the very botton for the downloads.

Children's Alien Goody Box

Children's Alien Goody Box

Children's Bee Goody Box

Children's Bee Goody Box

Children's Blue Bear Goody Box

Children's Blue Bear Goody Box

Children's Pink Bear Goody Box

Children's Pink Bear Goody Box

Children's Butterfly Goody Box

Children's Butterfly Goody Box

Children's Dinosaur Goody Box

Children's Dinosaur Goody Box

Children's Fairy Goody Box

Children's Fairy Goody Box

Children's Fish Goody Box

Children's Fish Goody Box

Children's Monkey Goody Box

Children's Monkey Goody Box

Children's Sheep Goody Box

Children's Sheep Goody Box

Materials Needed:

  • The downloaded  illustrations
  • Goody boxes (available on the internet just search for ‘plain goody boxes’)
  • Card
  • Glue or double sided tape
  • Scissors

Step 1

Download the illustration (below), filling in the childs name before you print it out.

Step 2

Cut out the illustration and then cut out a rectangle 6.5 cm x 7.5 cm from contrasting card to compliment the illustration.

Step 3

Glue (or stick down with double sided tape) the illustration onto the rectangular card.

Step 4

Attach the decoration to the front of the goody box.

Each illustration can be downloaded for you to print by clicking on the illustrations below.

When you have downloaded the image please scroll down as the image is location centrally on the page.

Please note the illustrations are exclusive to our website they can be used personally but are not available to be used commercially.

If you mention our free illustrations on another blog or website please credit us with a link back.

Alien Illustration

Alien Illustration

Bee Illustration

Bee Illustration

Blue Bear Illustration

Blue Bear Illustration

Butterfly Illustration

Butterfly Illustration

Dinosaur Illustration

Dinosaur Illustration

Fairy Illustration

Fairy Illustration

Fish Illustration

Fish Illustration

Monkey Illustration

Monkey Illustration

Pink Bear Illustration

Pink Bear Illustration

Sheep Illustration

Sheep Illustration

Pearl Photo Frame Wedding Bouquet Charm

Monday, February 18th, 2013

We were delighted to be asked by Your & Your Wedding Magazine to submit one of our bouquet charms for a photo shoot.

The issue we have been included in has just been published and we love it!

Our charm has been photographed on a pretty peony bouquet.

Wedding Bouquet Charm in You and Your Wedding Magazine

Wedding Bouquet Charm in You and Your Wedding Magazine

The Pearl Photo frame Wedding Bouquet Charm is available in a wide range of pretty pearl and ribbon colours. If you would prefer crystals rather than pearls we have lots of other fantastic photo frame charm designs.

You & Your Wedding Magazine website can be found here.

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Diamante and Pearl Wedding Hair Pins

Monday, January 7th, 2013

Happy New Year!

To start the New Year we are delighted to say we have received our new stock of ready made Pearl and Diamante Hair Pins.

Pearl and Diamante Hairpins

Pearl and Diamante Hairpins

Diamante Wedding Hair Pin

The Diamante Hair Pin is a simple sparkly hairpin, dot a few around in your hair for added sparkle. They are perfect for adding glamour to the back of your up do.

Pearly Wedding Hair Pin

The Pearly Hair Pin is a simple light ivory pearl hairpin, perfect for adding sophisticated glamour to the back of your up do.

Both styles of hair Pin are best worn in odd numbers and look fabulous worn with other hair accessories and wedding tiaras.

Hairstyles Using Simple Hairpins

Hairstyles Using Simple Hairpins

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