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This and That . . . plus, a DIY Ice Cream Parlor

Today's "This and That..." starts off with a truly amazing DIY project post from Eat Drink Chic - it's a DIY Ice-Cream Parlour - a buffet where you can make your own sundaes. This is so perfect for bridal showers, weddings, or any type of party. To see many more beautiful photos and how to achieve this sundae buffet, please click here.
above photo from Eat Drink Chic

And, here's another weekly list of wedding sales, discounts, giveaways, and tidbits. Please be sure to come back to see the Eye Candy Friday that will be coming up later this morning, it's a Real Wedding :) 


Wedding Giveaways's $2500 Jewelry Rental Giveaway
Giving away a $2500 fine jewelry rental from Adorn Brides. With it, the winner will be able to rent from an amazing array of fine jewelry for her wedding day. Contest ends on October 31, 2009. Full contest details can be found here


Wedding Tidbits

The Los Angeles Wedding Salon will take place on September 14, 2009. Meet with celebrity wedding planners and vendors as they reveal the ultimate "Do-It-Yourself" secrets - for more information and details on how to receive your free tickets to the event, please click here

Valspar Paint launches new site at, where newlyweds can learn how to merge their styles when thinking about decorating a home or apartment, shortly after getting married. The site features:
1. a quiz to help couples find their common style
2. Painting 101 guide color advice
3. a Photo contest where participants have the chance to win a free color/decorative painting makeover from Valspar Paint and their color consultants, the Beehive Studios

to see more wedding tidbits from last week, please click here


Wedding Sales

The Wedding Outlet's Labor Day Sale
{ends September 8, 2009}
10% off your entire order with coupon code FallinLove

Navy & Lavender
{ends September 14, 2009}
15% off with coupon code: N&LFall09

Celebration Plates
{ends September 15, 2009}
Readers of Brenda's Wedding Blog can receive $10 off any Standard Signature Plate (not custom) with coupon code C60

Just Wright Boutique
{ends September 15, 2009}
Readers of Brenda's Wedding Blog can receive $5 off their purchase of a Celebration Wedding Ring Bowl™ with coupon code J68

Coren Moore's Fall Promo
Receive 15% off all bridesmaid dresses when ordered between now and October 30th. All Fall Promo orders will ship on February 1, so this is ideal for weddings anytime after March 1, 2010.