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September 30, 2017

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Hand cancelling invitations
Lesley of Before the wedding, On May 14, 2017 at 08:46

Hi all, Has anyone here done hand cancelling at Canada Post? I like the look of it but all the examples I've seen are from the US. My invites aren't fragile so they don't have to be hand cancelled but...

Vinod, tuesday 30-Jan-18 4 169
Adding generic guests in rsvp
Lesley of Tech support, On July 4, 2017 at 12:55

Hi all, A number of guests are being given plus ones that are generic (Joe Smith & Guest). How did you manage this through the website RSVPs. Did you just add Joe Smith Guest as a Guest and couple...

Vinod, friday 5-Jan-18 3 81
Diy: My Something blue bow clips
Lesley of DIY, On September 28, 2017 at 09:55

I just finished these and I'm super pumped by how cute they are! The ribbon was from Michaels about $3-4 with a coupon, the clips were from fabricland for less than $3. The thread, glue...

Sidni, friday 5-Jan-18 15 111
Diy bridesmaids totes
Lesley of DIY, On August 27, 2017 at 21:23

I finished my bridesmaids totes tonight. I picked up a pack of 3 from michaels and painted the bottom third with a rose gold acrylic paint. I was originally going to try and cut out a stencil but in...

Vinod, thursday 4-Jan-18 16 127
Are you having a scheduled send off?
Lesley of Wedding reception, On July 12, 2017 at 10:59

I'm noticing this a lot in programs and I'm wondering if anyone is planning their exits? It always made sense to me in movies because people are jetting off right away. I hadn't planned to leave the...

Vinod, monday 1-Jan-18 12 95
Guestbook-the night sky
Lesley of Wedding reception, On August 17, 2017 at 13:29

I'm so excited that it's finally been shipped! I don't want to spoil the surprise for my guests so I had to share somewhere! We will have people sign the matt with gold sharpies. The Night Sky prints...

Vinod, monday 1-Jan-18 18 619
Married! Photos are back!
Lesley of Just married, On October 14, 2017 at 22:33

We had the most perfect day. I wanted to share one with you.

Victoria, saturday 16-Dec-17 25 232
Diy hangers
Lesley of DIY, On July 13, 2017 at 21:31

This is a task that has been bothering me for awhile to get done. I don't know why since it took all of 20 minutes. These are hangers for me, my fiancé and my two bridesmaids. Set of 5 hangers from...

Ashley, wednesday 11-Oct-17 20 209
Book quote table numbers & seating chart
Lesley of DIY, On September 25, 2017 at 21:35

We're getting down to the wire! I'm so thrilled with how these turned out. For the table numbers, I found a template on etsy for word from here which was exactly what I was looking for. I added quotes...

Chloe, friday 29-Sep-17 12 222
Lesley of Tech support, On July 7, 2017 at 17:04

Has anyone used wedshoots in the past? I decided to go with it because what can it hurt. Now i'm just curious how guests find the code? Wedshoots created a tab on my page but it's not there. I was...

Lesley, friday 25-Aug-17 7 393
Love candy dishes
Lesley of Wedding reception, On August 22, 2017 at 12:35

I've recently decided to add a couple of little dishes of candy to make sure gluten free guests can have something sweet. I'd like something like this but I'd like to purchase it in person. Has anyone...

Lesley, tuesday 22-Aug-17 9 130
Diy invitations & calligraphy
Lesley of DIY, On July 2, 2017 at 23:23

We are finally putting our invites together! It feels like it's been months in the making. In Late January, I started learning calligraphy to address the invites, we met with a stamp collector in...

Rekramer, tuesday 4-Jul-17 9 156
September 30, 2017 + manitoba
Lesley of Wedding Tests, On June 20, 2017 at 19:41

Love story

Zoë, wednesday 21-Jun-17 1 12
Bachelorette hostess gifts
Lesley of Before the wedding, On June 14, 2017 at 11:27

Hi there, My 4 friends and I are going camping next weekend for my bachelorette. We used to do it annually so I'm excited to resurrect it this year. They are generously covering everything for me. I...

Zoë, thursday 15-Jun-17 2 58
Wedding shoes!
Lesley of Wedding fashion, On June 8, 2017 at 21:33

I was going between getting blush pink (to match my sash) or navy shoes. I wanted colour since I'm wearing tea length. After looking around online and in person, I decided to make it easier and find...

Rekramer, wednesday 14-Jun-17 11 115
Bridal shower - who to invite
Lesley of Before the wedding, On April 29, 2017 at 12:25

Hi all, I'm feeling a bit uncomfortable about this. I have no family besides my parents in my home town. My FH has a large extended family here. I have not met any of them besides his parents and his...

Hannah, sunday 30-Apr-17 3 73
My vendors + manitoba
Lesley of Wedding Tests, On April 24, 2017 at 13:42

Wedding vendors: Venue(s): Lower Fort Garry Catering: Same as above Music/DJ: TBD Wedding cake: Lilac Bakery Photography: a friend Flowers: TBD

Zoë, tuesday 25-Apr-17 1 15
Deleting vendor from inbox
Lesley of Tech support, On April 24, 2017 at 14:04

Hi, How do i delete a message from a vendor in my inbox. I didn't go with them so there's no reason for me to keep it.

Zoë, tuesday 25-Apr-17 4 60
Thrifting success for centrepieces
Lesley of DIY, On March 5, 2017 at 17:32

Hi ladies, This is the inspiration for our centrepieces. I stopped into an antiques store today and picked up 13 vintage milk bottles for $26 which should be enough. If not, there's still a lot...

Lesley, wednesday 8-Mar-17 5 108
Couples getting married on 30/September/2017 in Manitoba
Lesley of Manitoba, On February 5, 2017 at 14:37

Hello all! Have you selected your venue yet? We're getting married at Lower Fort Garry. What about you?

Emilie, monday 6-Feb-17 61


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