Hello there lovelies! I have been practicing my calligraphy using brush pens for the past week. And I'm happy that so far I'm making good progress. Hands are still a bit wobbly, but I practice everyday to improve that. I was thinking of a new thing to learn for next month, so I ordered this… Continue reading Scribble Starter Kit
Hello lovelies! Our first year wedding anniversary is just around the corner. And I wanted to make something for Don. Traditionally, the first anniversary gift is paper so I'm making him a pop-up card! And of course giving him something else. We have nothing special planned for the said date. Unfortunately, Don's office Christmas Party… Continue reading DIY POP-UP CARD
Hi, beautiful people! Since I was young, I have been fascinated by colorful things and paper. I would save up my allowance to buy fancy pens and stationeries. Mobile phones were not yet "invented", and writing letters is one of the major forms of communication! That fascination, I still have upto today. I still buy… Continue reading My Pen and Marker Collection
Hi there, lovelies! I bought a mini sewing machine via Lazada just because it was on flash sale! I bought it for Php 399.00 (roughly $8.00). Pretty cheap, right? Sewing is probably on top of my "to-learn" list. I have no experience using a sewing machine and I figured, this is the way to start.… Continue reading New Skill: Sewing
If you've been following my blog, you've probably read this a few times - we have a tight budget for our wedding. While that is the case, I didn't want people, especially our entourage, to feel that they are under appreciated. Giving gifts/money to the entourage, I'd say, is customary for Chinese weddings. I think… Continue reading Gifts for Your Wedding Entourage + Supplier Reviews.
After numerous attempts of finding the "right" souvenir - we finally decided to buy Personalized M&Ms. I know what you're thinking - and yes, these didn't come cheap. It's actually triple our souvenirs budget for just the M&Ms alone! Since we have to order this in the US and delivery is restricted to the US… Continue reading Supplier Review + Total Expenses: Souvenirs.
Here are even more vendors we are using for our wedding. Wedding Cake. We wanted a supplier who's near the wedding venue so we don't have to pay for out of town fees. After trying to communicate with several suppliers, only one continuously responded to my inquiries - Sofia's Cakes. I honestly hope they are able… Continue reading Wedding Suppliers Part 3