Williams-Sonoma Town & Country : DIY Veil Kit Demonstration

I had the opportunity to demonstrate the LUXE DIY Veil Kit to the guests of Williams-Sonoma Town & Country Village. I had a great time showing them the different veil options they can create.  It was rewarding to see them experience the possibilities from one veil kit 👰🏽.  You can shop the kit at:   https://squareup.com/store/youtiquebridal

I also fell in love 😍 with the married couples and their marriage tips. This warms my heart ❤️ because I enjoy learning and hearing how they make their relationship work.  You can view my experience below.

I challenged the Gentlemen of Williams-Sonoma @wstowncountry to tie a Bow Tie in honor of their Father’s Day event.  Watch and learn how to tie a bow tie from these talented gentlemen.  See if you can resist smiling 🤣. They did a wonderful job and we had a lot of fun.😂 Excellent job gentlemen!!! 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼

Well, I hope you have a great evening.  Thank you for visiting!

Hugs,

Ann

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Meet Youtique Bridal Sunday June 3, 2018 at Williams-Sonoma Town & Country Village

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I will be teaching how to tie different style ties🤵🏻as well as demonstrate the various DIY veil options 👰🏻 you can create with Youtique’s LUXE Veil Kit.  Visit me Sunday June 3, 2018 between 11am-3pm and receive a 10% off in-store purchase at

Williams-Sonoma Town & Country Village
12850 Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77024
713-827-8056

Thank you for the store tour @alessandramiakashi1!

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Super Moms

I hope all Mothers & Future Mothers receive the love and attention they deserve yesterday, today, and everyday.

Here is a #painting of my Mother in her younger years.
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I get into an emotional wreck when I talk about my family.  I truly do owe my life to this person in every way.  I sometimes wonder how Mom was able to survive the Vietnam war running with a one year old in hand (me) and being pregnant with my Sister Linda. Like many leaving the Homeland at that time, she came to a new country not knowing the language, culture, and experiencing tragedy.  My sister and I often talk about how amazing Mom is and if she can accomplish what she did for our family against all odds, there is no excuse for us not to accomplish our dreams.  Her strong will and determination keeps me going when life gets a little tough – and it does get tough cause life is funny that way.  Thank you Me and I ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ you!

So to all the Supermoms and Supermoms-to-be, thank you for inspiring us and future generations. ❤️💐  Happy Mother’s Day!

XOXO,

Ann Ngo

LUXE DIY Veil Kit Launch : Dream Weddings Bridal Show

It was an exciting weekend for Brides, Grooms, and vendors.  Couples got to explore their wedding options as Vendors got to share their passions.  As a vendor at the Dream Weddings Bridal Show, I was excited to launch the LUXE DIY Veil Kit.  The kit includes all the high quality items needed to make your very own veil.  I showed Brides up to 9 different veil styles created from one veil kit.  I am happy to announce the launch was well received and a success.  To view more photos, click here.

You can purchase your LUXE DIY Veil Kit for $32.99 and use the 10% Off Coupon Code PERFECTWEDDING10 at checkout.  Visit YOUTIQUE BRIDAL SHOP.  Create the veil yourself and you can use the savings toward other wedding projects.

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For $32.99, the LUXE DIY Veil Kit includes everything you will need to create your very own veil and you will have exclusive access to the step-by-step video tutorial.  Watch the promo video and if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask.

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What inspired me to create the kit?  There are many little life lessons that came together in this kit.

First, it was inspired by my Lace Trim Veil.  Like the Lace Trim Veil tutorial, I wanted Brides to have more than one option to design the veil.  The Lace Trim Veil came with 3 options to design but the LUXE DIY Veil Kit came with up to 9 design options.  The Kit gives you a basis to the design and you can go further by embellishing the veil yourself.  With your imagination, it is possible to come up with more designs.

Second, When I taught classes on how to create my Camryn Flower, I realized many students did not know where to purchase each of the items so I would help them shop for supplies right before class.  Many wanted to skip the shopping if there was an option and go straight into creating.  This inspired the “KIT” idea.

Finally, most Brides I worked with was on a budget.  If Brides could create a quality veil themselves, they would save money.  As a designer, I understand the cost of time & labor and have the most respect for a Designer’s time and talent.  But what if I can teach a Bride how to create her own veil with an easy step-by-step tutorial?  She would be able to save money and use her savings toward other areas of her wedding.

All these ideas came together to create the LUXE DIY Veil Kit.  Thank you for visiting and I hope you get inspired to create something EXTRAordinary.

Hugs!

Ann

Valentine’s Love to My Blog : Rustic Ring Bearer Pillow Tutorial

It has been a long time since I last posted on my blog.  I have been wanting to do it but when writing is not your strongest suit, it’s hard.  Well, enough of making excuses!  I decided today on Valentine’s Day that I will show my blog some love and update my readers, if I even have any;)

I will start with the most recent tutorial, the Rustic Ring Bearer Pillow.  This was fun since I asked my community what style Ring Bearer accessory they would like to see – most voted Rustic.  The choices were Rustic, Formal, or Steampunk.  So here is the Rustic Ring Bearer pillow:)


The process was fun and the embroidery work connected me to my childhood.  In August 2017, my best friend Cathy texted me the photo below during her Hurricane Harvey mandatory evacuation.  I couldn’t believe she still had this coin purse I handmade for her from the 4th grade.  This touched me on so many levels.  First, I was surprised she still had it after all these years and second, it meant that much to her to evacuate with it.  Now talk about feeling the Valentine’s love:)  So her text was the main inspiration behind my Rustic Ring Bearer Pillow.  I knew I was going to somehow incorporate embroidery work since the last time I tried it was the fourth grade.

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Well, thank you for reading and Happy Valentine’s Day!

XOXO,

Ann

Spring Flowers $15 Challenge: DIY Flower Bouquet, Pomander, Boutonnieres, Corsage, & Flower Crown

Greetings!

This is a fun challenge I created for myself before my next big project.  I gave myself a $15 budget to purchase flowers & supplies to see how many different wedding accessories I can create.  To save time you can buy all these supplies at one location.  However, I wanted a certain color so I did not mind exploring my options.  Feel free to view the video & let me know which is your favorite accessory.  What else can you create with these supplies?


Here is the video break down:
{0:35 }*Ordinaries
{1:53}*Pomander Ball
{3:09}*Boutonnieres
{4:47 }*Corsage
{5:36}*Wrist Corsage
{6:21}*Flower Crown
{7:48}*Veil Flower Crown Look 1
{8:00}*Veil Flower Crown Look 2

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Here are the items I purchased (price-not including tax, place)

Dollar Store ($1.00each):
1 Mini Roses
1 Small Contrast yellow
1 Small white Flowers
1 Green Filler

Walmart
2 Main Red flowers: $0.97/each Walmart
1 Bag of Floral Wire: $0.97each
1 Floral tape: $1.00

Hobby Lobby (50%off):
5/8″ Ribbon: $1.50
1.5″ Ribbon: $2.00
Pins: $1.00
1- 3″ Styrofoam ball: $2.14

Supplies Grand Total: about $14.55
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I hope you got inspired to create something EXTRAordinary;)

Hugs!

Ann

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How to sew a Flower Girl Dress {TANYA}

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Greetings!  It’s been a busy couple of months helping out with my Goddaughter’s wedding.   I am excited to announce the Flower Girl Dress Tutorials are finally complete.  I wanted to create a pattern from an existing dress & a dress that can be worn again by the two Flower Girls.  For example, they can easily change the color of the sash to celebrate different holidays like Easter or for their First Communion.  I would like to use the organza pattern again to sew my daughter a separate Easter Dress if I have time.  I will definitely share the project if I do.  Well, I hope this inspires you to get creative.  Enjoy!

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Congratulations to Calvin & Mary – photo credit: http://www.baoloiphoto.com

Thank you for visiting!

Hugs!

Ann

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