Jen Carreiro is the turquoise-crazed editor and maker behind Something Turquoise: a creative wedding blog that truly embraces the DIY bride. Carreiro launched Something Turquoise in early 2011 and began sharing unique, creative, and handmade wedding inspiration in the form of real DIY weddings with bride interviews, signature cocktail recipes, dream bouquet ideas, inspiration boards, planning tips and her popular detailed DIY tutorials. She has shared more than 200 step-by-step tutorials on how to make fun and unique details for your wedding. Her extensive background in crafting gives her an edge when it comes to sharing projects that actually work. Her talented husband is her photographer, capturing each step beautifully for her projects.
Honesty and exquisite attention to detail set her blog apart from the rest. She has had the pleasure of working with many esteemed brands like Martha Stewart Weddings, DIY Network, Style Me Pretty, Wedding Paper Divas and David Tutera. Her dream of being a full-time wedding blogger was realized in September of 2014. She lives with her husband, Mike, and two cats, Ash and Marina, by the beach in sunny Southern California.