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Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Wedding Programs

We finally got around to making our wedding programs...lol...4 days before our wedding. I printed, folded & stamped. Eric sewed the yellow thread on to keep the papers together. It was a super sweet project :) It was funny too, because we ran out of ink & the brown looked like purple on some pages LOL! They still do the job though hehe. Made with lots of love too :)


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Monday, August 8, 2011

Table runners

We spent so much time on our table runners today. We were listening to Phil Whickham as we snipped away, but we got it done together :) Even Coco loved the fabric we chose at Jomar.




Sunday, August 7, 2011

Jewelry Set

I got my jewelry set today. super shiny. Simple & sweet..just like me hehe ♥

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DIY polaroid frame

We used a huge foam board to make the Polaroid frame for the DIY photobooth...we can't wait for the funny pictures :D



Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Dress fitted

YAY! i love it. now it needs to be ironed w the veil. so i pick it up Thursday :D


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Sunday, July 3, 2011

today's completed details ...

Today was a busy day & thanks to Gina i got a lot of errands done ♥

I added lace to my cowgirl boots :) just a little more detail hehe.
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I added my "something blue" to my shoes (our wedding date & initials)
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I still have to make my yellow puff puff to match Eric's socks & tie ;)


I also started spray painting gold the tablescape decor & it's looking awesome!
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Saturday, July 2, 2011

random ideas...

I think I want a simple bouquet like this:

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I need to make this prop soon:
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By the card station:
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I got my birdcage veil:
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TIMELINE

So we're thinking about the day's plan & here's what it looks like so far:


WEDDING TIMELINE

8am - Get hair & makeup done
930am - get dressed
10am - bridal portraits
11am- couple's portraits
1pm - Ceremony
2pm - a few family portraits & then couple's portraits with the horses
4pm - reception (eat!)
6pm - bride & groom's first dance & then parent dances
630pm - change to comfortable outfit & relax
7pm - PHOTOBOOTH pictures w/ props & smores on the fire pit



*I will continue to update as things come up in mind ;)

Friday, July 1, 2011

We're been busy today...

We started on our favors & love them!
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And we started printing our signs & placed them in the frames
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that's enough for today. SO much more we still have to do, but making progress :)

One month and one week to go! YAY!
We're excited for next Wednesday...we go for the marriage license & i go get my dress fitted. ahhh :D

Hair & Make-up Services

I am so psyched! I'm going to feel like a princess on my wedding day :D
I was having a hard time finding a makeup AND hair stylist, but a few minutes ago i found the PERFECT place. The Omni Hotel in Bedford, PA has amazing services & it's only half hour away from the farm.

http://www.omnihotels.com/FindAHotel/BedfordSprings/Spa.aspx

I'm so happy now. I've been having a bad day due to my car breaking down, but the Lord knows my heart & always provides :)

I will need someone other than Eric to take me to the Omni Spa Saturday morning...any volunteers? (HINT HINT: Carlos & Jose lol)

♥nelz




UPDATE: 7/2/11 - I FOUND 2 MORE PLACES IN THE AREA...

  • Doll House Designs 814-623-2116
  • Designing Images 814-623-5309


UPDATE: 7/5/11 : FINAL DECISION! - We (sisters & me) are now leaning more towards just putting curling rolls on our hair the day before & just letting them down the morning of. Easier, we always do that and it looks just like when the salon does it. And for the make-up, we're going to do it ourselves. We want very simple looks, so it's do-able ;)

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

MUSIC PLAYLIST

OUR WEDDING MUSIC PLAYLIST


• "Canon in D Major" by Johann Pachelbel
• "You can let go now daddy" by Crystal Shawanda
• "I loved her first" by Heartland
• "Every mother's dream" by Wedding Music Central
• "A song for my daughter" by Ray Allaire
• "The man you've become" by Gloria Sklerov & Barbara Rothstein
• "Angels Lullaby" by Richard Marx
• "Yου’ve Gοt A Friend" by James Taylor
• "The first time ever i saw your face" by Leona Lewis
• "Truly madly deeply" by Savage Garden
• "Grow old with me" by Mary Chapin Carpenter
• "You've got a way" by Shania Twain
• "Love of my life" by Jim Brickman & Michael W. Smith
• "I can only imagine" by Mercy Me
• "From this moment on" by Shania Twain
• "Always and Forever" by Heatwave
• "Those sweet words" by Norah Jones
• "This i swear" by NIck Lachey
• "Spend my life with you" by Eric Benet & Tamia
• "I don't wanna miss a thing" by Aerosmith
• "Have you ever been in love" by Celine Dion
• "Because you loved me" by Celine Dion
• "All my life" by K-Ci & Jojo
• "I swear" by All 4 One
• "I'll always love you" by Taylor Dayne
• "I finally found someone" by Bryan Adams
• "Now and forever" by Richard Marx
• "Beautiul as you" by All 4 One
• "More than words" by Extreme
• "Imagine me without you" by Jaci Velasquez
• "On this day" by Ashley Reynolds
• "If you're not the one" by Daniel Beddingfield
• "Amazed" by Lonestar
• "The nearness of you" by Norah Jones
• "Make me whole" by Amel Larrieux
• "Look at me" by Alan Jackson
• "1234" by Plain White T's
• "I could not ask for more" by Edwin McCain
• "God gave me you" by Bryan White
• "I want to grow old with you" by Adam Sandler

Eric uploaded them all today already hehe. I love his cooperation ♥

Monday, June 20, 2011

OUR REGISTRY

We have both decided that we wouldn't have the usual registry, but we figured if our family & best friends could get us anything it should be toward our Beloved Session with Nicole Polk.

HERE is a mini sneak-peek-teaser.



Here's how to go to our registry:

  1. Login HERE
  2. Username: nelz626@yahoo.com
  3. Password: norain
  4. Click on "The Store"
  5. Click on "Wedding Gift Registry"
  6. Purchase a gift card
The photo gallery expires: Aug 31, 2011.

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Heart Paper Garland

Today was a great day with my dad :) We had a cookout & shared some family time together. I actually got to male some paper hearts before i left home.

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Saturday, June 11, 2011

Dancing in Love

Here are some songs that will surely be playing on our wedding day. Sweet & Sentimental.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Eric got his outfit

We went to Express and found the perfect suit (vest & pants)...

and he looks so handsome :) he already got the grey chucks & half sleeve shirt, so he's pretty much finished. Just need his yellow socks & tie. Men are so easy lol.

P.S...6/17/11...here's my handsome groom :D


Sunday, May 15, 2011

an AFTER dress???

ohh yessss...eric chose this as my "after" dress & i love it! he knows me so well.


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i'm gonna be comfy after our pictures :)

now i need to find shoes & a birdcage veil.

can't wait!

Saturday, May 14, 2011

mmmmm...smellin' gooooooD...

We just got home from shopping & i am so happy...i found my fragrance for my special day...

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it smells SO simple & sweet ♥ eric loves it. he even got me the lotion.

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Eric's Boutonniere is SUPER CUUTE!

Okay, so we want a keepsake, not just a flower that'll fade & wither. We chose a custom handmade "police officer" themed boutonniere for Eric & we both love it.

thanks to frittsrosenow on Etsy



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Wednesday, April 27, 2011

PLAN B!? : WEATHER BACK-UP

If it were to rain, we can always move the ceremony indoors ;) It's already planned & in place.

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Sunday, April 24, 2011

Neon eye glasses in the dark

Haha if you guys are coming to our wedding is most likely because you know us. And if you know us you know how funny and silly we can be.

With that being said I just found another quirky idea...NEON EYE GLASSES. Let's bring on the night at the farm with a colorful glow.

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These will make some awesome funny pictures. Can't wait!!!

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7/2/11- ORDERED THEM ONLINE YESTERDAY ;D

BLOW THE WHISTLES!!!

Happy Easter everyone! HE IS RISEN!

As I wait for Eric to come home from work so we can go have a feast with our family, I came up with a fun and quirky idea for after the announcement of our marriage...

Remember when cops used to use whistles back in the day???



Well I am going to place a whistle on everyone's chair at the ceremony so that instead of blowing bubbles or throwing rice everyone can blow their whistles!!!

:D how fun!

I can picture Eric and I laughing as we walk down the isle as Mr. and Mrs. Nuñez :)

And what great laughing pictures this will make ;) JOYFUL family welcoming a new couple ... us.

Not only can these welcome us but also keep us kissing all day. HAHA. Any time you want us to kiss, blow your whistle!

Yay! I gets lots of lovings. Lol.

We love the idea!


xox - Posted using BlogPress from my iPhone

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

incorporating my police officer groom into the wedding

i obviously MUST incorporate Eric's side in the wedding somehow ;P these ideas are cute, but not limited to what i'm thinking about doing:

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Also check out the post about the whistles ;)

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Searching for a simple long ivory veil

Well, I'm in search of an ivory veil that is extremely simple. Long, ivory and only one tier! :)

Here's what I've found so far (i will continue to update this post as i find any & post the final one i choose after):

http://www.affordableweddingveils.com/product/7-901-C


UPDATE: 4/23/11 ~ I bought the ivory 120 inch one... satisfying ;)

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

I suggest you stay! [guest info]

Eric & I have thought about this since before we booked the farm for our wedding: the distance away from home. After lots of back & forth we booked the farm for our wedding. We absolutely loved it when we went for a visit. Therefore, we found a few great places for our guests to stay in. Yes, it is FAR from Philadelphia, PA, but see it as a mini relaxing getaway my dears ;)

We suggest you grab a hotel friday night & stay through Sunday morning. Here are 2 great hotels near the farm (30min - 15 miles from the farm):

Marriot

Best Western



We hope you plan ahead and book in advance!

With love,
Nelz & Eric

Monday, March 14, 2011

Magnificent News!


Well today I got notice that Eric can have off 2 weeks for our wedding! Yay!!!

Let's pray the Lord will bless us with a mini getaway after the wedding :D






xox - Posted using BlogPress from my iPhone

Monday, February 14, 2011

Happy Valentine's Day ♥

"God is Love"1 John 4

Today morning I decided to surprise Eric with a breakfast date. We both had such a great morning. We spoke of God's amazing love, laughed at a few reminicsing moments of our dating days & how God kept us together through all this time. And how our love for God brought us even closer together, now that we are engaged to be married on 8/13/11. Here are a few highlights of our morning.

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May you all have a great day, know that all gifts come from God and love ALWAYS ♥ Amen.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Our PHOTOGRAPHER!!!!!

Everyone knows how I am with pictures, so OBVIOUSLY I'm hiring a pro for this part. I'm excited to announce that Ivy from www.wanderingbohemian.com will be our photographer for the day :D Her work is amazing & i completely trust her. Next week I pay her off & she's booked. YAY! I'm so excited!

I'm more concerned about my ceremony, bridals of me & couples portraits, so Ivy will be more of a guest than a photographer.

Just so you all know, there will be a camera table & DIY photobooth, so we'll have fun taking some group pictures too.

I know i want ONE GROUP picture, and i already planned it, so you all will have to just follow Ivy for further directions when the day comes.

Everyone keeps asking me am i bringing my own camera? LOL. uhmm DUH! lol. I will be taking detail shots at some point before the crowd heads over, just because I'll feel at ease before my big day :D

I'm so excited! I keep looking online through things that make me smile & I've made a slideshow for you to see what I want out of my day:







Well, I'm tired & it's late, so I'll be going to dream about these again hehe...
it's what nelz does, as her love for photography is great & her title will be reversed on her wedding day from the one behind her own camera to the one in front of someone elses camera.

Monday, January 31, 2011

WE GOT OUR PENNIES FOR OUR STD'S!!!

YAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WE LOVE THEM!Can't wait to mail our save the dates!
Becca from http://handstampedbybecca.blogspot.com was the BEST!


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Why pennies? We don't know. lol.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Can I choose the look of our Marriage Certificate?

SNOW DAY! That means lots of boring time to spend online browsing lol. This may be a bit silly, but i'd love an old looking marriage certificate, not one that's modern.

I really like this one. I think it's colorful and still has that vintage look. Agnus Dei Printing has them for a good price :) I think i'll be ordering this one soon!

Sunday, January 23, 2011

a few scattered ideas i found

I look online for ideas, not knowing what i'll find or if i'll use them, but these are too cute not to share.

We have a fire place in the living room of the farm, and we will not have the fire on (since it's summer), so instead i can put candles to decorate it.
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If i can't put the cake INSIDE the suitcase, i'll put it ON TOP OF the suitcase. still looks amazing!
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This is cute & will serve as a memory piece :)
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