Weekend Recap: Sister’s Bridal Shower

Here it finally is, the show and tell of my sister’s bridal shower!

BROWN flower cups

I was inspired by this Pinterest idea but wanted to use sister’s new last name (Brown) instead! However, these darling mugs retail for something like $7 a pop and that just wasn’t going to work for me. Solution – plain white cups on clearance at Crate & Barrel and a package of puffy stickers from Hobby Lobby. Couldn’t be easier!

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Whisk Lights

Another pinterest idea! Using clear string (jewelry section at H-Lobby), I strung 6 whisks of varying sizes (kitchen gadget aisle at the grocery store) from my curtain rod.  Add tealights and its done!

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Guest Book Apron

Since it was a kitchen shower, I wanted a kitcheny guest book. I picked up a plain apron from Jo-Ann, hot glued some lace around the edges, and wrote her name in bubble letters. During the shower, the ladies signed their names and wrote words that they thought described her!

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During the shower, the ladies signed their names and wrote words that they thought described her!

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“From Miss to Mrs. Banner”

Have you seen those darling printable banners on Pinterest? I loved this idea to brighten up the dining room area. I used Shanty 2 Chic‘s blog to print off my letters, mounted them on cardstock, hot glued them to the same clear string and hung it over my window.

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Food

And finally, just some snapshots of some of the food we served:

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Weekend Preview: Bridal Shower

The past few weeks have been a flurry of craft supplies, kitchen gadgets, and research on non-annoying bridal shower games. My sister is getting married after Christmas and I have the great pleasure of hosting her bridal shower in my home this weekend.

 

Here’s some preview shots of what I’ve been up to:

 

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Check in at the end of the weekend to see how everything turned out!