guest interview: funk on a string

I’m so excited to bring you Lovely Indeed’s first guest interview, featuring Amy Gesler from Funk on a String!  Amy is a beyond-talented jewelry designer, and recently opened Funk on a String’s Etsy shop.  We recently chatted with her about everything from her design style, to tools, to what it’s like going into business for […]

in other news…

I have something reeeeeally exciting coming up in tomorrow’s post — my first guest interview!  Check back tomorrow to find out who it is, what they do, and to reap the benefits of Lovely Indeed’s first special offer, just for readers! P.S.  I dove in.  xoxo

diy striped photo booth props

Another entry in Ruffled‘s DIY contest!  I’ve been looking forward to making these puppies ever since we started planning the wedding.  Our idea is to have a photo booth at the reception, so all of our family and pals can jump in and take fun photos of themselves!  I’m so excited about the idea, and […]

headband conundrum

So here’s the deal.  I have been eyeing this headband at Anthropologie for months.  (Okay, maybe months is a little dramatic…  But a long time.)  Here it is. I didn’t get it, because according to the budget of this currently job-seeking actor, it’s a little pricey.  BUT!  After much perserverance, I found a gorgeous substitute […]

Market Finds: IndieShop

After Sunday brunch with some friends, Ryan and I stopped by the Madison Square Market to toodle around the booths and see what the local designers had to offer — you know I can’t resist an outdoor market!  As soon as we walked in, we passed by IndieShop‘s booth, and I was asked to give […]

diy bride’s getaway flip flops

Here’s my next submission for the DIY contest over at Ruffled!  I have this vision of myself and everyone I love dancing the night away at my wedding reception — but the thought of that also makes my feet hurt in anticipation of whatever fabulous heels I might be wearing!  So I came up with […]

james and the giant peach

When I was little, I read James and the Giant Peach over, and over, and over.  I was fascinated by it.  I can remember sitting and reading it aloud to my mom, who would laugh and cackle hysterically at the Aunt Sponge and Aunt Spiker parts.  We loved it.  Recently, my roommate was cast in […]