Brenda's Wedding Blog | Fresh Ideas for Creative Weddings

wedding blog + planning guide for creative weddings | inspiration for DIY Brides

Brenda's Wedding Blog is your online resource for planning your dream elegant wedding. Helping you find the "wow" in weddings.

This and That {wedding photo book discount and much more}

Wedding Photo Books from
It's a savings offer just for my readers: With the purchase of any photo book at, you can save 25%  with coupon code "brendablog" {entered at checkout}. The maximum savings is $100 and it's valid thru July 31, 2010.

Lovely and Gracious Shopping Discount
You might remember last week giveaway for a printable invitation suite from Hilary's etsy shop Lovely and Gracious. As a thank you to all who entered the giveaway, she would like to offer you a 20% discount on any order from her shop. Simply mention "Brenda's Wedding Blog" to receive your savings when placing your order.

Martha Stewart Debuts Live at HSN on July 19
Martha Stewart will bring her expertise to HSN during a special series of shows showcasing Martha Stewart Crafts™ products. During her appearance, Martha will also introduce the Cricut Cake® Martha Stewart Crafts™ Edition, an easy-to-use, cake decorating machine and electronic cutter that precisely cuts gum paste, frosting sheets, and much more. Developed by the creative innovators at Provo Craft, the new machine, which is co-branded with Cricut Cake and Martha Stewart Crafts brands and comes with unique Martha Stewart-designed cartridges, will launch exclusively on HSN.

Breathtaking Bride Master Class
Sarah Jenks is teaming up with Gabriella New York Bridal Salon for a Breathtaking Bride Master Class on July 27th from 6:30pm-8:30pm at the Gabriella New York Bridal Salon - 400 West 14th Street. Cost is $97. is Having a Fantastic Week Long Sale
The site where brandaholics go for their daily fix of the brands they crave up to 75% off every single day, is having a fantastic week long sale on summer, fall and winter apparel, footwear and accessories starting Sunday, July 18 and running through Saturday, July 24. The sale offers some favorite brands including UGGS, Clarks, Steve Madden, BCBG MaxAzria, Betsey Johnson, Keen, Nike, Chinese Laundry and a boat load more. Pay special attention to Thursday, July 22 - which is Designer Day featuring Lanvin Paris sunglasses, Juicy Couture swimwear, Giuseppe Zannotti shoes and more.

The Do You Know... iPhone Apps
Sourcebooks, Inc., publisher of bestselling wedding books Do You Know Your Bride? and Do You Know Your Groom? is launching apps based on these fun quiz books. The Do You Know apps are totally unique quizzes that brides and grooms can't find anywhere else. The bride and groom will be tested with 50 questions in 3 categories. App users can also download more questions in 3 additional categories for another $.99.

Makeuptagg : the finest makeup application for the iPhone
Makeuptagg is the first and only application on the App Store that helps people to choose and apply makeup that suits their exact colouring, skin tone and hair-colour, generating near-endless combinations of tailored product recommendations according to someone's complexion, eyes, cheeks and lips. Results can even be filtered by price-range: budget, mid-range or luxury. In-app video tutorials reveal the tricks of the professionals, and give tips on applying the best and hottest products. It's even possible to buy products online, from within the application, secure in the knowledge that all products are tried, tested, recommended and used daily by many of the world's top makeup professionals.