I have to confess something silly: sometimes I feel self-conscious about writing these weekend posts, because my weekend plans sound pretty boring. They usually involve hanging out with my hubby, reading, cooking, housework, going for a walk – nothing fancy. Not that there’s anything wrong with that, but I feel like if I’m going to share it with you, I should have something exciting lined up, you know?! So, since I don’t have anything particularly note-worthy going on this weekend… what are you up to? How do you make the most of your days off?


Blossoms photo by Ngoc Minh Ngo.

 

This quick film about a cardboard arcade will put a smile on your face.

Gorgeous gilded cakes.

Pop-up book proposal – so sweet.

Wouldn’t this be a nice surprise for your newlywed friends?

The world needs more tulle and lace.

Want to taste this color!

How cute are these sweet little spring chicks.

Check out my interview and registry picks on Newlywish!

A girl can never have too many notebooks, especially when they’re this pretty, via Paper Crave.

Have a happy weekend, lovelies!

 

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Happy Friday! What are your plans for this holiday weekend? We’ll be joining some family friends at their house for an Easter brunch, but otherwise I think we’ll have a pretty low-key weekend. I’m working on some things for Snippet & Ink that I can’t tell you about just yet, but that’s probably going to be how I spend at least part of my weekend. The rest of the time I might have to finish The Hunger Games trilogy (you can admit it – I know I’m not the only one who is loving these books)…

by Duston Todd

 

And now, some links for your weekend!

We didn’t bring home a puppy yet, but I’m still drooling over Frenchies.

2000 suspended dandelions - magical!

Love the tables in this Hawaiian rehearsal dinner.

Inspired by Molly Jacques.

OK Go always has the best music videos, from my friend Ariella.

Vintage-style scrapbook from BHLDN.

These Nutella waffle sandwich cookies look like a delicious accident.

Get creative with wall tape (maybe for a ceremony backdrop?).

Glittery wire name signs.

Cheesecake filled Easter eggs that look like Cadbury cream eggs.

I hope you enjoyed all the budget-friendly inspiration boards these past two weeks – I’m always open to your thoughtful feedback, so please leave a comment letting me know your thoughts! And in case you missed any of them, you can find them all right here.

 

Have a happy weekend, lovelies!

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My honey doesn’t have to work today, and I think we’re going to look at puppies! I’m not sure if we’ll come home with one just yet, but we’ve been talking about getting a dog for the longest time. I really want a French bulldog (have you seen my cuteness pins lately?), but I’m not sure that’s in the stars for us, so we figured it would be a good idea to start by visiting some local shelters. I’ll keep you posted!

Luna via Desire to Inspire

 

If the crown fits, via Duet Letterpress.

I want this clutch in dots and stripes, via The Daily Spark.

This lipstick duo is just perfect.

Love this ribbon-tied bedding.

How happy is this yellow flower wedding invitation!

Magical thread installations, via papertastebuds.

Crepes are my fave, too.

Magnetic wallpaper are you serious?! via decor8

Easter in a box for grown ups and for kids.

Deviled eggs four ways.

MUD Australia’s pebble bowls want to come home with me.

Oh beautiful Grace.

 

Have a happy weekend, lovelies!

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I’ve been feeling kind of crummy lately, so I think this rainy weekend I’m going to do my best to take care of myself by unplugging, curling up with a good book (or a self help book, whatevs), and drinking some hot chocolate. And snuggling with my kitty if she’ll let me. What do you do for yourself when you’re feeling less than great?

Bringing Nature Home by Ngoc Minh Ngo and Nicolette Owen

 

Some links for your Friday!

How beautiful does this book look!

Will someone please buy this pocket square?

I want everything from Emerson Fry. Every. Single. Thing.

Beautiful calligraphy from Giuseppe Salerno.

Blooming branches scream Spring.

This equestrian-inspired shoot is perfectly classic – love it!

These vintage ads are crazy!

Dietlind Wolf is delightful.

Adorable bow toe flats, via Pinterest.

How badly do I want to swim in this pool!

 

Have a happy weekend, lovelies!

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Sydney Hirsch via This is Glamorous

 

Happy weekend, lovelies! I’m not gonna lie: I’m still going through Paris withdrawals nearly a week later. My preferred mode of procrastination this week has been browsing HomeAway for Parisian apartments, and creating a Paris Pinterest board of favorite things from my trip. Fortunately, other people love Paris as much as I do, so a few of this week’s links are a little francophiliac…

Paris in a box.

Paris in pictures.

Pop-up city books.

Take me away: Paris.

Gray and celadon makes reminds me a little of Petit Trianon.

The Quite Continental Charm School, via Miss Moss.

Pretty ice cream and sherbet colors.

Another project from the ever-clever Jordan: birthday yarn.

Gilded cakes.

Love these whimsical bonsai tree houses.

This invisible Mercedes ad is awesome!

Silent film inspired cards.

Pantone pastries.

Darling book plates, via Letterology.

DIY wedding makeup tips.

Cute little ivy bike lock.

Budget-friendly spring centerpieces.

What’s your ultimate mac-n-cheese?

Perfect English country house.

Do Good in March with Bella Figura.

Congratulations Camille!

 

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