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by michelle1089
Mon Oct 22, 2012 1:04 pm
Forum: General Wedding Discussion
Topic: Planning your own hens party?
Replies: 17
Views: 1863

Re: Planning your own hens party?

Hi everyone! thanks for the ideas!! I have planned my hens party, Im having a pink ribbon morning tea to raise money for breast cancer :D So im quite happy with that, all the oldies will be invited, including furure mil :/ im ordering a heap of pink cupcakes and having pink lemonade and some fun gam...
by michelle1089
Mon Oct 08, 2012 10:09 pm
Forum: Wedding Attire
Topic: how tall is too tall?
Replies: 25
Views: 4083

Re: how tall is too tall?

Hi everyone!! thanks for all the great advise! i went shopping for some shorter shoes... but... I have bought another pair of heels! oh gosh, but these are only about a cm shorter... but they are just oh so beautiful... and i couldnt resist because i had a discount coupon!! ooops.... this is them on...
by michelle1089
Sun Sep 23, 2012 6:15 pm
Forum: General Wedding Discussion
Topic: Planning your own hens party?
Replies: 17
Views: 1863

Planning your own hens party?

So, as a teen i dreamed of an awesome hens party that all my best friends organised as a farewell to single life... but now that i am actually getting married no one is willing to organise me anything :cry: Im a little upset about this!! If you have read my previous posts then you may remember my ro...
by michelle1089
Fri Sep 14, 2012 4:22 pm
Forum: Wedding Attire
Topic: how tall is too tall?
Replies: 25
Views: 4083

Re: how tall is too tall?

thanks! Those shoes are very pretty! I wore 11cm heels on our wedding day, and being so stubborn I did not change into flats, so wore them for 12 hours, under my dress and legs got completely black with dirt the same as LIW, even though the dress was hemmed correctly for the heels! Make sure you bri...
by michelle1089
Thu Sep 13, 2012 4:47 pm
Forum: Wedding Attire
Topic: how tall is too tall?
Replies: 25
Views: 4083

Re: how tall is too tall?

thanks everyone!! ive been practicing walking around my house in my jarmie pants and heels pretending im miranda kerr, to get used to them and break them in... its not really working, FH came home at lunch and laughed hysterically at me. i think i might see how these go and maybe get some wedges tha...
by michelle1089
Thu Sep 13, 2012 12:29 pm
Forum: Wedding Attire
Topic: how tall is too tall?
Replies: 25
Views: 4083

how tall is too tall?

hi everyone!! i ordered some shoes for my wedding online and they arrived this morning eeeeee! after calming myself down from the excitement of receiving a package i finally tried them on and have been trotting around the house all morning, they fit pretty great and are super excellent quality... bu...
by michelle1089
Tue Aug 21, 2012 2:31 pm
Forum: House, Garden and Pets
Topic: Building with wood
Replies: 2
Views: 2336

Re: Building with wood

i built a bookcase a while back, i was ores and thought that it would be cool to built something! i watched a youtube video which helped me to know how to make it strong. i also went into bunnings and got one of the guys who works there to show me what i needed and he explained heaps!and told me abo...
by michelle1089
Tue Aug 21, 2012 12:51 pm
Forum: Budgeting, DIY and Tips
Topic: tutorial - make amazing rose flowers!
Replies: 6
Views: 1090

Re: tutorial - make amazing rose flowers!

no not fiddly at all! ive made a lot of different paper flowers but these ended up being the easiest and by far the prettiest ones!! i dont think theres as much folding and holding and sticking the petals in this as some other flowers i made! the size probably does help, but i have made smaller vers...
by michelle1089
Sun Aug 19, 2012 9:21 pm
Forum: Budgeting, DIY and Tips
Topic: I made something amazing!!
Replies: 9
Views: 1284

Re: I made something amazing!!

Hi everyone!! as requested, i have made a tutorial to help you guys to make these awesome flowers!! try it out and let me know if it works! id love to see some pictures of other people making these!!!


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by michelle1089
Sun Aug 19, 2012 9:20 pm
Forum: Budgeting, DIY and Tips
Topic: DIY bouquet...did anyone do it?
Replies: 19
Views: 4095

Re: DIY bouquet...did anyone do it?

hi guys, i have uploaded a tutorial to make the cool paper flowers that i made!! have a look here :)


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by michelle1089
Sun Aug 19, 2012 9:19 pm
Forum: Budgeting, DIY and Tips
Topic: tutorial - make amazing rose flowers!
Replies: 6
Views: 1090

Re: tutorial - make amazing flowers!

keep sticking on the petals and make sure that they are secure with a good amount of tape. and you should end up with something like this when you come to the last few petals i personally plan where i am going to put them so that they look right. i try to spread them out to every 90 degrees, this do...
by michelle1089
Sun Aug 19, 2012 9:09 pm
Forum: Budgeting, DIY and Tips
Topic: tutorial - make amazing rose flowers!
Replies: 6
Views: 1090

Re: tutorial - make amazing flowers!

by now your flower should look a bit like this! and you should be running low on the tear drop shaped ones! i have to say that these just like this are pretty stunning! and ill be using some like this for my wedding! after all of the tear drops are used move on to the heart shaped ones, sticking the...
by michelle1089
Sun Aug 19, 2012 9:04 pm
Forum: Budgeting, DIY and Tips
Topic: tutorial - make amazing rose flowers!
Replies: 6
Views: 1090

Re: tutorial - make amazing flowers!

next you begin to shape the rose shape! to give the petals that natural look you stretch the paper. this is pretty easy, i get my fiance to do this and he is not at all artistic and he feels included hehe! using a firm hold pull the sides of the petal out. do this in a few different spots and you wi...
by michelle1089
Sun Aug 19, 2012 8:59 pm
Forum: Budgeting, DIY and Tips
Topic: tutorial - make amazing rose flowers!
Replies: 6
Views: 1090

Re: tutorial - make amazing flowers!

so now that you have your shapes cut out you can begin sticking them on the stick using masking tape, floral tape, or some other tape that you like to use, i prefer masking tape because its easy and holds well! wrap the stick in the tape to make it look nice and so that the tape can hold on. to begi...
by michelle1089
Sun Aug 19, 2012 8:53 pm
Forum: Budgeting, DIY and Tips
Topic: tutorial - make amazing rose flowers!
Replies: 6
Views: 1090

tutorial - make amazing rose flowers!

Hi everyone! I posted some pictures a while ago of some paper flowers that I made and quite a few of you wanted to know how to make them! So yesterday when I was making them i took a few pictures of the steps along the way and im going to attempt to show you! first... this is the finished product! I...
by michelle1089
Mon Aug 13, 2012 5:46 pm
Forum: General Wedding Discussion
Topic: Planning a wedding... but ive never been to a real wedding!
Replies: 6
Views: 1440

Planning a wedding... but ive never been to a real wedding!

Hi everyone... I may sound completely silly... but Ive never been to a real wedding... Ive been to a few but they have been really casual cocktail style, young people and second marriages... Im getting married in december and Im having a formal wedding... but I am really worried that I am going to l...
by michelle1089
Sun Aug 12, 2012 5:18 pm
Forum: Budgeting, DIY and Tips
Topic: DIY bouquet...did anyone do it?
Replies: 19
Views: 4095

Re: DIY bouquet...did anyone do it?

yeah I actually did it myself! Im planning to make these for my wedding for the decorations down the isle but they turned out so great I'm pretty sure my bridesmaids will be carrying a few down the isle!! I learnt from a few online blogs and sort of merged them all together to make something amazing...
by michelle1089
Wed Aug 08, 2012 2:52 am
Forum: Wedding Etiquette
Topic: how to postpone
Replies: 1
Views: 2229

how to postpone

hi everyone im supposed to be getting married this december but ive fallen behind miserably with planning because I am studying at uni. Im getting so much pressure from everyone and now im failing uni :( I really am becoming so miserable that I wish i had never got engaged. I want to marry him, but ...
by michelle1089
Tue Aug 07, 2012 6:55 pm
Forum: Reception
Topic: Cocktail Reception
Replies: 8
Views: 3180

Re: Cocktail Reception

Oh my goodness I love that hotel and that restaurant!!! my favourite in the whole of australia, its amazing! Im having a cocktail reception and we are having no alcohol at all! I am having a milkshake and a slushy bar though!! so i dont think cocktails are at all essential! at our reception were hav...
by michelle1089
Tue Aug 07, 2012 6:49 pm
Forum: General Wedding Discussion
Topic: My bridesmaid is getting out of control.
Replies: 4
Views: 1239

Re: My bridesmaid is getting out of control.

If i were to get married again I wouldnt give my bridesmaids any say! i experienced this same problem. Im only 4 months out from my wedding and things with the bridesmaids started to get desperate with them wanting to wear some disgusting dress that looked like starwars meets ancient roman... I want...
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