Saturday, October 31, 2009

{blog love} lucky me



erin from {lucky me} featured my {#11 guilded pumpkin inspiration board} on her amazing site....thanks xo

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happy halloween




{happy halloween}

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Friday, October 30, 2009

{#12} masquerade inspiration board



here is another halloween-inspired board that is oh so glamorous. i love the use of the white pumpkins and feathers for a masquerade ball feel.  wrap black feather boas down the stair banaster and have a popcorn bar with differents flavors and toppings.

colors: champagne, black feathers and white pumpkins

silver urn with white pumpkin {bhg} love {leigh miller} bouquet {martha stewart weddings}
mask {unknown} place cards {geoff white} dress {j. crew} pumpkins {eddie ross}

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Thursday, October 29, 2009

{diy} mustache on a stick



how fun are these mustaches on these photoshoots?  they are the playful prop for weddings and they are easy to create.  Martha Stewart offers a {tutorial} and {template} for your next party or wedding.
wouldn't they be perfect for halloween?




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Wednesday, October 28, 2009

{style} cardigans

cozy cardigans
+
bridesmaids
=
autumn wedding




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Tuesday, October 27, 2009

{diy} french gift tags



 how très chic are these free downloadable gift tags from {eat drink chic}.

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Monday, October 26, 2009

{#11} gilded pumpkin inspiration board



here is a halloween inspired board using muted orange and golden yellows for a sophisicated autumn look.  how beautiful would the large urn with the pumpkin look at the alter. the orange dahlia mimics a pumpkin shape without being to obvious.

colors: pumpkin orange, gold, yellow

pumpkin pie {martha stewart} wedding cake {brides} bridesmaid dress {j.crew}
couple {the knot} pumpkins on cake stands {country living} yellow gown {kate towers}
urn with pumpkin {country living} boutonniere {martha stewart weddings} urn centerpiece {brides}

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Friday, October 23, 2009

{#10} garden greens inspiration board



when i came across the cabbage centerpiece i thought it was a great color inspiration for today's board.  i love the deep violet color and combined with leafy greens make a casual and organic wedding inspiration.  the bridesmaid wearing {pencil skirts} with violet saches add a punch of color.

colors: green cabbage and violet

cabbage runner {rachel ray magazine} merci bag {coco + kelley} green piano {cameron ingalls} wine decanter {martha stewart weddings}

red cabbage centerpieces {real simple} garden {rodney smith} couple {kortnee kate}

shoes {jessica claire} bouquet {brides} bridesmaids, bride {kiss the groom}

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{friday feature} jessica + jeff

i'm in love with this beautiful wedding photographed by the talented {jose villa}. all these details will inspire any bride who is looking to add unique flair to her wedding.




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Thursday, October 22, 2009

{diy} halloween tags



loving these free halloween goodie bag tags found in {love obsess inspire}. if your wedding is close to halloween just print a few out for your small guests and attach to a yummy goodie bag.

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Wednesday, October 21, 2009

{trends} popcorn bar



loving the popcorn bar from {utterly engaged} . who knew popcorn could be so glamorous and sophisticated. have plain air popped popcorn and allow your guests to flavor it with sweet toppings like chocolate or caramel or go savory with garlic salt or parmesan cheese.

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Tuesday, October 20, 2009

{good eats} wedding pops


one of my faves {bakerella} finally created {wedding cake pops}.  soooo cute and perfect for your dessert bar and this isn't the best part ...

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Monday, October 19, 2009

{#9} marigold & chocolate inspiration board



for today's inspiration i wanted to create a board with warm marigold and rich chocolate brown for this autumn wedding.  i love the cropped cardigan for the bridesmaids and the fabric button boutonniere for the groom....so cozy for autumn.

colors: marigold, chocolate brown, cream

yellow cardigan {anthropologie} cake {brides} telephone {kelley oshire events} bride on balcony {brides}
tea {country living} vintage car {anthropologie} boutonniere and bouquet {martha stewart wedddings}

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Friday, October 16, 2009

{style} cufflinks



i'm loving these cool cufflinks for just the groom or for all the groomsmen. they can represent their favorite team, monogram or coordinate with the wedding theme.


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Thursday, October 15, 2009

{diy} acorn garland




the talented amy atlas {amy atlas blog} not only creates beautiful dessert inspirations but now has a free acorn garland template perfect for autumn. 

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Tuesday, October 13, 2009

{good eats} time to eat the doughnuts



move over cupcakes there is a new treat in town....mini doughnuts are so cute and are a great alternative to the traditional wedding cake. offer your guests shot glasses with milk to accompany these tiny delights.

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Monday, October 12, 2009

{#8} fig & fancy inspiration board



good morning...for today's inspiration i wanted to create a rich fall theme wedding without the traditional browns and oranges. i love the bold intensity of the plum and magenta for this sophisticated wedding. The colorful gemstones tray with the place cards are unexpected and add sparkle.

colors: plum, magenta and black figs

flowergirls {j. crew} ring pillow {the knot} place cards {instyle weddings}
bouquet {brides} figs {martha stewart} compote centerpiece {brides}
fig martini and centerpiece {wedding style guide}  pink wrap {d magazine} flower head band {anthropologie} dress {j. crew}

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Friday, October 9, 2009

{style} pencil skirts

pencil skirt
 +
cute top
 +
bridesmaids
=
fabulous wedding




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Thursday, October 8, 2009

{diy} damask wrap around labels


amazing damask wrap around labels from {vintage glam weddings}. choose from eight colors to match your invitation.

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Monday, October 5, 2009

{#7} vino & vines inspiration board



for today's inspiration board i was inspired by white wine vineyard weddings are nothing new in the wedding world but i wanted to create a classic and romantic board with soft touches of green and peachy-pink and rustic browns. 

colors: green grapes, peach and oak

buffet table {instyle weddings} centerpiece {ny magazine} ivory pickup truck {martha stewart weddings}
retro car photo {jose villa} bridal bouquet {steven myers} cheese and fruit platter {the invitation lady}
cake {ny magazine} wine bottles {country living} oak barrel photo {jose villa} favors {martha stewart weddings}

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Friday, October 2, 2009

{style} sweater vests


autumn chill
+
sweater vests
+
wedding
=
fashionable groomsmen


 brown sweater vest {unknown}
grey argyle sweater vest {the knot}
camel sweater vests {simone and martin}


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Thursday, October 1, 2009

think pink



october is national breast cancer awareness month.


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{#6} gold + pink inspiration board

i know today's inspiration board isn’t the traditional autumny palette but this combination of rosy pink and luxurious gold add a touch of warmth and casual-sophistication. Why not have your bridesmaids wear a pencil skirt and cashmere sweater and add a little whimsical mini golden cadillac for a boutonniere.

colors: pale pink, gold and vanilla white

pink cardigan photo {j crew} ring pillow & boutonnieres {the knot} dragee monogram {martha stewart weddings} hair accessory {twigs and honey}
candy buffet {martha stewart weddings} gold pencil skirt photo {j crew} cake {brides} gold place card holder {martha stewart weddings}

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