ROMANTIC STYLED BRIDAL SHOOT {Guest Feature}

styled bridal shoot

The rich colors and gold leaf details in today’s guest feature are truly inspiring. This styled bridal shoot by Tiffany Santini-Rousseau for Vita Photography is simply gorgeous and speaks to my romantic side. The location is a private estate in LaSalle, Ontario and would be just perfect for an intimate wedding. Floral designer Cori Heer […]

BRIDESMAID LUNCHEON WITH MENU & RECIPES :: MOD MEETS VINTAGE

bridesmaid luncheon

I’ve been anxiously waiting to share this party design all summer, ever since I got some gold-tone entertaining accessories and pretty new/vintage glassware. I wanted to show how you can combine vintage treasures with modern trends to get a beautiful, unique look perfect for a Bridesmaids Luncheon {for some shopping resources see this inspiration board}. Thrift […]

INSPIRATION BOARD FOR A BRIDESMAIDS LUNCHEON

bridal luncheon inspiration

This summer I’ve been collecting some new items for entertaining and decided I wanted to create an inspiration shoot that would incorporate the old with the new. I love the tradition of a bridesmaids luncheon so that’s the direction I chose. Today I thought I’d share my inspiration board with links to some of the items […]

STYLING A BOOKCASE FOR ENTERTAINING

set up a shelf for entertaining

A couple of months ago I shared a tour of my sitting room and studio space in a post sponsored by Sauder furniture. Lucky for me they really liked my style and photos, and gave me the opportunity to choose a piece of furniture from their collection, and style it for the blog – super […]

A PAINTING-THEMED BIRTHDAY PARTY {GUEST FEATURE}

painting art party guest feature

I have an ADORABLE guest party feature today. Mom, Adwoa Osei, created a painting party for her 7 year old daughter, and it’s completely different from most art parties, with it’s use of a soft feminine color palette, and glitter galore. There are some fantastic details to see, including that “dripping paint” cake, the DIY […]

GOLDEN GRADUATION PUNCH {FAMILY FRIENDLY RECIPE}

GRADUATION PUNCH RECIPE

Since graduation parties usually consist of family and friends of all ages, you’ll need to serve some family-friendly drink options. And since we LOVE to match our drink color to the party theme I came up with this golden graduation punch for my graduation party for Pear Tree Greetings. This recipe couldn’t be simpler to […]

GRADUATION PARTY IDEAS :: MODERN-CLASSIC STYLE

graduation party ideas

Graduation season is just about 6 weeks away for college, and a couple of months for high school, so it’s time to start planning! I’m excited to share this styling project that I worked on for Pear Tree Greetings in order to showcase ideas inspired by their faux foil triangles invitation. The key design features […]