Trend Alert: Hanging Frames

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Have an outdoor soiree in the works?  Try creating a bit of drama with one of these hanging frame ideas. You can see this idea works great for creating a walkway, a ‘wall’ or backdrop, or a photo opportunity.   Just gather some old frames from yard sales, and hang them with ribbon or twine, from […]

Black & Gold & Gorgeous

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This elegant display in Black & Gold comes from Dooby Design Group for a Style Me Pretty feature.  This would be perfect for a sophisticated birthday, engagement, or anniversary party.   You could easily replicate this look by using your gold chargers, white dishes, and black napkins.  Gather some old thrift store candlesticks, vases, and frames and spray paint […]

Amazing Wine & Chocolate Tasting Party

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I cannot say enough good things about this AMAZING Wine & Chocolate Tasting Soiree hosted by Heavenly Blooms! Have you ever seen a more beautiful display of rustic-meets-elegant?! I think not! This is just a sampling of all the fabulous details. Head over to Heavenly Blooms blog to see 4 posts worth of photos…you don’t […]

Vintage Is The New Modern

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Have you noticed? There is something about Vintage that is just so…….Modern! I’ve been noticing this for a while now, on many of the wedding blogs. Designers are taking vintage items and placing them or styling them so the look is very current, and not at all dated. With details like floral or vintage linens, […]

Sensational Sunflowers

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 I love the rustic charm of this wedding by Gloria Wong Design. You know my philosophy: take the big ideas from big events, and bring them down to scale for your own celebrations. These photos are great inspiration for creating an autumn gathering centered around sunflowers, and rustic but charming elements. Perfect for a birthday, […]

Who Knew The Magic Of Cellophane?!

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On a tight budget? Break out the cellophane! These vases are filled with crumpled cellophane and water, people!!!! And if it’s good enough for a wedding of 500 guests, then it’s good enough for you ; ) I found this on Australia Entertains, and was their way of working with a “tight” budget….hmmm, okay, I’ll […]

Etsy Shop

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As you know, this is not a “wedding” blog. However, occassionally I find things that may be very wedding specific that I feel I must share. This time it is these adorable Signs By Diane that point the way perfectly to those outdoor weddings/receptions. Of course, she does do all sorts of signs for any […]