Chesney emailed me with a special request, and since she was kind enough to serve as a guinea pig for the first Snippet & Ink inspiration package, I thought I’d share it here. She and her groom eloped to Japan, and now they went to have a ceremony and reception here that includes friends and family. They are looking for a traditional Southern wedding, in a cherry blossom pink and celadon green palette, that incorporates some Japanese elements. They are folding 1,001 paper cranes themselves for hanging around the dance floor! Here is my interpretation of their event.

Mood: sweet celebration
Palette: cherry blossom pink, celadon green, ivory

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Top row from left: cherry blossom invitation by hello! Lucky, hanging pomanders from Lisa Lefkowitz, parasols from Brides, bouquet from Martha Stewart Weddings, photo via Brooklyn Bride
Row 2: paper crane seating cards from Julie Mikos, RSVP by Bird & Banner, cherry blossom cake by Cake Girls, profiteroles from Love Luck and Angels
Row 3: bouquet from Martha Stewart Weddings, pink lemonade from Soiree, drink from Martha Stewart Weddings, menu from East Six
Row 4: table setting from Rebecca Thuss, ties from Martha Stewart Weddings, dresses by Thread, boutonniere by Michelle Rago (photo by Dasha Wright), wish tree from Rebecca Thuss

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  1. Lisa from Blush

    Hi Kathryn,I’ve missed snippet & ink! Here’s hoping my internet stays up and running. Love this board! What do you mean by your “Snippet & Ink Inspiration Package?” Did I miss something?Lisa

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  2. Wendy

    A dream in pastel! Such a pretty board.

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  3. abomb26

    K, do you know of a good place to get the cranes online? Love the blog!Annette

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  4. Kathryn

    Hi Annette,Try here: that helps!

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