Thursday Treats: Summer Holiday Dreamin’

Santorini

I’ve gotta tell you, I’m quite excited because this week Gala, Shauna and I booked flights to Santorini for Gala’s 30th birthday! We’re going to spend a few days there then we’ll be hopping on the ferry over to Mykonos for a blissful three nights in a five star hotel… I know, it’s totally extravagant, but it is Gala’s birthday and after a crazy-busy and Blogcademy-filled 2013 I think we all deserve a good holiday! I can’t wait to lie on the beach, drink and eat way to much and just generally lay like broccoli for a week.

Would you believe I haven’t had a proper Summer holiday for years… like, I can’t even remember the last time. Are you going on a Summer holiday this year?

Weddings & Weddingy Things

Nine perfectly good DIY wedding tips had me laughing out loud (and the comments from people who clearly don’t ‘get it’ make this even better!)
Kate Spade launched a collection of bridal shoes, jewellery and bags and they’re so cute. Wedding dresses next please!
Pretty Pantone décor ideas
Photographer pops the question by using the viewfinder of his camera
Big Sur elopement

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Photography: Evynn LeValley Photography

♥ Love this book arch wedding décor idea!
Fab DIY paper boutonnieres
♥ How about ice cream cone cupcakes – so cute!
Romantic carnival wedding
♥ These are amazing – read them both! A beauty lesson for brides and one for grooms….
Fun Cali barn wedding

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Photography: Fondly Forever Photography

Best of the Rest

♥ These childhood photos recreated are genius!
29 things from the 90s that you might have forgotten about
Everything you shouldn’t do on an airplane (yes!)
♥ 17 ways to annoy a British person (all true – I’d also like to add, ‘Assuming everyone lives in London…’)
♥ All of Leonardo DiCaprio’s movies took place in the same universe
♥ Photographer seeks to match the real world to Pantone colours
♥ These lightning strike scars are pretty amazing
♥ If you read one thing this week it needs to be this.

♥ This underwater hotel looks amazing. Where do I sign up?

Growing up gay – pretty hard-hitting stuff

Growing up Gay: Rebecca’s Story from Mike Allebach on Vimeo.

4 comments

  1. Sju

    Lucky you! I was planning to do the same, almost the same region, but instead of Mykonos I’ve chosen Milos (because of the rocks nearby).

  2. Cassandra

    The beauty lessons for brides and grooms have left a lump in my throat. Wish I’d read them months ago…. Thanks for posting Kat

  3. If I was having my wedding again I would definitely choose the Greek Islands. It is such a beautiful setting and the food would be amazing too!

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