beauty, wedding inspiration

pucker up for spring! {2014 beauty trends}

image of 2014 bright lip beauty trend
image of 2014 bright lip beauty trend

with only forty three days until spring, what better way to celebrate than a great new lip color? i am so loving the fresh-face and bright lip combo right now! recently, i have been wearing siren (677) by revlon, but some other favorites are: NARS heat wave, Yves Saint Laurent Rouge Volupteand pink sunset from the Sephora Collection. what's your color of choice?

DIY weddings, published

botanical mesh table numbers | 100 Layer Cake feature

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supplies needed:

- X-acto knife

- card stock

- mesh fabric

- pressed flowers

- ruler

- double stick tape

- glue

- scissors

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step 1: measure and cut paper to desired width, mine was about 5 inches. then fold in half so it will stand on its own.

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step 2: tape stencil down to card stock to secure it.

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step 3: with stencil and X-acto knife, cut out numbers.

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step 4: tape the first layer of mesh to the inside of the paper.

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step 5: align pressed flowers in desired location and tape or glue down in place.

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step 6: add the second layer of mesh over the pressed flowers. voila, you have mesh table numbers for your wedding or dinner!

see the feature on 100 Layer Cake! // photography: Apryl Ann // concept + styling: lindsey zamora