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Erin Furey

Name: Erin Furey
Title: Editorial Assistant, Style
Hometown: Saint Paul, Minnesota
Favorite wedding flower: Peony
Best planning tip: Involve your mom, it will make her so happy -- sometimes you have to relinquish just a little bit of control!

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Inspiration: Rosy Rock Palette

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Take a look at this gorgeous rainbow of pink, peach, coral, and gold rocks collected during a beach weekend in Old Lyme, Connecticut. This would make a beautiful …

Template of the Week: Stripe Label Boxes

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Transform two-piece sliding boxes into darling favors with this pin-striped template and some French-knot cuff buttons!…

Inspiration: Midsummer Wildflowers in Northern Minnesota

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Last week on a trip home to the Furey family cabin, I was delighted to find everything abloom (a very different landscape than northern Minnesota in January!). Pulling …

Template of the Week: "Just Married" Sign

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Using this template, print out each letter on light-colored card stock. String them together with ribbon or cord for the perfect “Just Married” banner!…

Good to Know: Miter Saws for Fearless Crafters

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If you’re a true do-it-yourself gal and don’t already own one, the miter saw may be just what you need to help you complete countless wedding projects like …

Expert Advice: Designer Ariel Ovadia on Menswear

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Twins Ariel and Shimon Ovadia of Ovadia & Sons know what they’re doing when it comes to menswear. The line is a favorite among our fashion editors (including …

Behind the Scenes: Dylan's Candy Shower

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Working on Dylan Lauren’s sweet soiree for the Summer 2011 issue of Martha Stewart Weddings was such a treat — literally! Using candy delicacies from all over the …

Behind The Scenes: Elevating Filler Flowers

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For the Summer issue’s wildflower story, we worked with Livia Cetti and Jo Donohoe from The Green Vase. They’re my favorite florists! I’m in love with the wildflower …