The day after the big day still feels pretty big

Scott and Rose as travel gnomes

The big day is over, but Scott and I are still riding high off the wedding weekend. Continue reading


[Bridal jewelry] Draped pearl strands and rhinestones

Vintage style clips and pearls

By Rose I’m not sure how anyone pulled together a wedding look before Etsy existed. 🙂 I didn’t intend to get matching bridal jewelry, but after my hairstylist and I figured out the look we would go for on the … Continue reading

Meet our wedding team: Jamie Carnes, wedding day coordinator

This past weekend, in a homestretch wedding planning blitz, Rose probably sent a couple dozen emails to Jamie Carnes. Next to Alisa Tantraphol and Sedora Tantraphol — Rose’s sisters/wedding advisers/bridesmaids/cheerleaders/planner extraordinaires — no one has been subjected to more of Rose’s … Continue reading

[Rehearsal dinner dress] Lust for Luxe

The Everlasting Luxe Gown is a Substance custom design made from repurposed charcoal gray brushed cotton poplin with alluring cascading ruffles, sweet ruching and an asymmetrical shoulder. The silk trim rounds out the unique personality of this dress. Continue reading