cut the found branches to equal lengths and attached the ends with string. To give the dark branches a pale look, she diluted white paint with water and applied this whitewash to the wood. Once the star was dry, she wrapped it with lights.
Brides: Two-Tiered Cake with Burlap Ribbon. For a rustic bash, The Crown Room designed a two-tiered confection, made of marble cake with cookies-and-cream filling. Burlap and twine bows adorn the white cake, plus pale pink-and-white flowers.