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« Reply #1670 on: May 14, 2009 08:57:03 AM »

Loooove your dress! Shocked
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« Reply #1671 on: May 16, 2009 08:07:30 AM »

Thanks guys for the feedback! I think I like the doves better without the initials as well--plus it's one less thing to get broken/bent/lost/eaten in transit!

I DID manage to get my garter done, and I'm rather happy with how it came out:

Crocheted with vintage ecru thread I've had lying around for AGES, pattern improvised (the beauty of crochet!). The gold ring in the middle is from my grandmother, who sadly can't be at the ceremony due to visa issues. Quick, fun, satisfying, and it came out just how I envisioned it.

Vows are done, music is finalized, we're almost all packed...should be all ready to fly out tomorrow! Wish me luck getting my dress there in one piece!
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« Reply #1672 on: May 17, 2009 09:49:21 AM »

That is so beautiful, Synne!!!

In the past week, my pals and I have finished my maid of honor's shrug, a couple of the hankies embroidered with the date for the parents/wedding party, hand poured candles for tables/favours, cupcake stands, wrapped card box, computer cake topper and flower lights for the hall! Oh, and I remade the bouquets. I think the only things I have left are centrepieces and the guestbook! I really want to keep having crafting parties after the wedding is over.
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« Reply #1673 on: May 17, 2009 07:59:03 PM »

Synne:  That's really beautiful!  Nicely done!

Okay, I said I'd post a pic or two of the wooden roses.  here they are.  You can't see the stems really well because the pictures turned out kind of dark Sad  but there are stems!





any suggestions on how I should go about making the bead and rose corsage?
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« Reply #1674 on: May 18, 2009 08:08:54 AM »

OK, it's entirely too late for me to still be up, but I've uploaded 50 pics from the wedding to my photobucket account. I don't feel like c&p'ing 50 codes right now, or sorting through my favorites so I'll just post a teaser for now.

Your dress is gorgeous and I love your bouquet Smiley Also... The colour of your hubby's accessories is perfect. It really brings out his eyes.
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« Reply #1675 on: May 18, 2009 08:35:53 AM »

And let me just add that we didn't have a professional photographer, but 4 amateur photogs so there wasn't any real direction going on. With my limited PS skills, I combined two pics of us that I liked best but if you look at the full size pic closely, I look blurrier than him and can't really fix it on my own.

You look so gorgeous! And I love the color in his tux. I can't wait to see more pics! Smiley

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« Reply #1676 on: May 18, 2009 02:28:54 PM »

Adorable photo, thekster!
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« Reply #1677 on: May 18, 2009 04:05:05 PM »

thekster, awww!!!  You guys look so amazing!  I'm so happy for ya.  Thanks for posting a photo!
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« Reply #1678 on: May 18, 2009 07:08:08 PM »

Synne, I love the garter.  Smiley I really like the colors.  I wish I knew how to crochet so I could have something that pretty. I'm sure I could try and knit one... but I've been too busy to even work on my socks I started a few months ago!

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« Reply #1679 on: May 18, 2009 09:24:00 PM »

thekster: I can't see your photos!  Could you post the link to them?
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