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June 4, 2013

The Maiedae Mixer

So the Maiedae Mixer was a really great time! It turns out I didn't need to be nervous after all -- everyone was so sweet and friendly, and our gift bag included an ice-breaker scavenger hunt of sorts, full of questions to ask as you walked around the room to meet new people. I thought that was such a great idea! I also loved the flower crown DIY table -- so much fun. Amber was the best date! (and our outfits totally coordinated -- although not on purpose. Great minds!) 

Savannah and Jenny were fabulous hosts, the venue was gorgeous, and the Smilebooth was tons of fun (isn't it always? That clicker is addicting!) Barb Blair, a regular contributor on Design*Sponge, was even in attendance signing her pretty new book, "Furniture Makeovers." 

But best of all, I met lots of new bloggers and creatives who I'll hopefully see again at other Maiedae events in the future. It's really great to be in one room with so many talented and passionate ladies who all love blogging so much. Lately blogging has taken a bit of a back seat around here because I'm running around like a crazy person wedding season is still upon us, but I feel newly inspired and refreshed after last weekend. It's a good feeling to have! 

Here are a few photos from the evening: 

Photo credits: Maiedae bag by Savannah and Jenny // cupcake table by @ivelissegotay on Instagram // Floral table by @hillerysawyer on Instagram // Floral crown by Jenny // Photo of Amber and me @ambercorbi on Instagram // Smilebooth photos via Smilebooth


  1. It was so nice to meet you!!! Looking forward to reading more :)

    1. Great to meet you too, Christina!

  2. Thanks for being my fantastic, color coordinated date! Whats our next blogging date?


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