What are some of the floral trends for 2018?

What are some of the floral trends for 2018? Brides booking for 2018 are asking what is going to be the style or trend in 2018? We are already seeing some of the things that will be popular next year!  After all it is only a few months away. The moon gate has been used in…

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Who should I invite to the rehearsal dinner?

Who should I invite to the rehearsal dinner?

Hello!  Thanks for joining our Friday questions and answer. Diane, Cave Springs: Our concern is that we have several out of town guest who will be arriving on Friday before the wedding.  Should I invite the guest to the rehearsal dinner? Our budget is tight and would be an added expense.  We were planning on…

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Question: Should I invite co-workers to wedding?

Question:  Should I invite co-workers to wedding?

Hello,  I am Debbra, (the worker Bee) I have decided to add a Friday question and answer to my blog. Question: Is it ok if I don’t invite co-workers to my wedding, that know about the wedding? What’s the etiquette?  Thanks. Answer: It’s okay not to invite co-workers, even if they know about the wedding. If you…

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Custom Painted Welcome Sign for Wedding

Custom Painted Welcome Sign for Wedding

Custom Painted Welcome Sign for Wedding Custom paint a Welcome sign to greet your guest when they arrive. Julie ordered several custom painted signs from me, for her wedding at Sassafrass Springs Winery in Fayetteville.   One of the signs she ordered was a customed painted welcome sign. My husband cut the board for me from plywood.  I…

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Photo Shoot Arkansas Bride Magazine

Photo Shoot Arkansas Bride Magazine

 So excited to be featured in Arkansas Bride! Diane and I were so excited working with the team from Arkansas Bride magazine to create this beautiful fall/winter tablescape.   We spent hours upon hours researching photo shoots from weddings and magazines before the shoot. The inspiration started when I was at Wal-Mart and came across…

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Fresh Peony Cascading Bridal Bouquet

  • On June 27, 2017 ·
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Fresh Peony Cascading Bridal Bouquet

Peonies are in season now! Peonies are not always in season.  I love to take advantage of them when they are available. I stopped by the wholesale house and found some beautiful fresh pink peonies.  Of course, I had to have them. I decided to make a bridal bouquet and take it to Always and Forever…

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Ashleigh’s Gathering Barn Open House

Ashleigh’s Gathering Barn Open House

Ashleigh’s gathering Barn Open House Events by Debbra and Ashleigh’s Gathering Barn are hosting an open house on April 20th. Don’t forget! This Thursday! Ashleigh’s Gathering Barn OPEN HOUSE! It’s FREE! Grab your BFF, your Mom, your man crush, and all brides-to-be! Come out and mingle with some of the areas Premier Vendors! Ask questions,…

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Fall Reverse Flower crown

  • On October 12, 2016 ·
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Fall Reverse Flower crown

Reverse Flower Crown At Events by Debbra the flower crown is very popular.  We specialize  in making custom crowns for our brides and bridesmaids. The reverse flower crown allows your guest to see the beautiful flowers while you have your back to them during the ceremony.  According to The Knot the reverse flower crown will…

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Budget Friendly Moss Box Centerieces

  • On July 29, 2016 ·
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Budget Friendly  Moss Box Centerieces

Budget Friendly Moss Box Centerpieces My husband made me some wooden boxes for my wedding centerpieces.  I ask him to make them  fit a utility liner that I purchased at the local wholesale florist.  I wanted to be able to reuse the boxes at different weddings.  The bottom of the boxes were left open to…

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