Autumn Engagement Party

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I am truly thrilled that my Apple Themed Autumn Engagement inspiration shoot was featured on the Wedding Chicks blog last week!  I’m honored to be featured on such an inspiring site, and very grateful  to James Linkowitz Photography and Little Bean Boutique, for their contributions with photography and paper goods. The design was inspired by crisp red apples and […]

Wedding Picnic From Spain

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I received a sweet email from Nina of Designs by Nina, the other day, who lives in Spain and recently got married.  She wanted to create a simple “American style” party with a sweets table inspired by Amy Atlas.  The idea developed into a lovely wedding picnic and was captured beautifully by her photographer husband, Javier Tomas.  […]

Vintage Carnival Style For Grown Ups!

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This beautiful photo shoot on Style Me Pretty has some fun ideas to add some Carnival Style to your next grown up gathering.  You don’t have to let kids have all the fun when it comes to this theme.  Paper rosettes and ribbon adorn the table as well as hang above, and gorgeous menus and place cards […]

Rustic Meets Vintage

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I wanted to share this beautiful tablescape because it combines two of my favorite styles:  rustic, and vintage.  First, the rustic moss runner and door-turned-table is the perfect background for the eclectic collection of candle sticks, and elegant floral arrangements.  Delicate napkins and loosely wrapped chairs bring in a decidedly vintage feel.  This is a gorgeous […]

A Zebra Stripe By Any Other Color…

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You may know my love for an animal print – especially zebra stripes (as seen here).  What was once over-the-top “Cougar” style, or 70′s “Bachelor Pad,” is now chic and even classic.  So when I saw how Tara Wilson of Tara Wilson Events incorporated GREEN zebra stripes, I was over the moon! I love the […]

Creative DIY Details {Backyard Wedding}

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When you see this backyard wedding with vintage details, you won’t beleive it was a DIY event.  It looks like the work of a major event designer with so many amazing vignettes and creative touches.  The bride enlisted the help of family and friends, and pulled off this amazing wedding in just 3 months.  Beautifully […]

Romance On The Ranch

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Today’s inspiration combines just a touch of vintage and a touch of rustic, for a perfectly appointed event.  Designed by Carter and Cook Event Co. and photographed by C. Sherman Photography,  this stunnning celebration would be well suited for a Bridal Shower, Engagement or Anniversary Party, or Special Birthday. Look closely at the tabletops and you’ll notice that there […]