Christmas Morning Breakfast with Willow House

thumb_christmas_breakfast
christmas breakfast ideas
christmas muffins

We recently hosted a fun giveaway of Willow House products and had the pleasure of styling a shoot with their holiday line. Thanks to Martha Hjorth for letting me style away with the gorgeous Willow House items. Huge thanks to Kristen Steele Photography for the amazing photos! Christmas morning is a magical time during the holiday season. The children are eager to open presents and sweet … { read more }

Holiday Round Up

thumb_holiday_roundup
rustic_woodland
joyful_dessert

{ read more }

Christmas Dessert Recipes + Heritage Tree

thumb_christmas_dessert_party
christmas tree nutcrackers
christmas dessert party mantle

Looking for the winner of the Ultimate Hostess Gift - Naomi Gray jewelry? Head over here to find out! Joyful Dessert Party & Heritage Tree Family Heritage Tree A Christmas tree should smile with the spirit of love.  This Christmas tree smiles with family memories.  Each year add a picture for each of your children and grandchildren in a little picture frame.  In early years, … { read more }

Hostess Gifts: Bloody Mary’s & Mimosas

thumb_bloodymary
logo
mimosa garnish kit

The Morning After Hostess Gifts Whether you’re the hostess or the party-goer, we all know the next morning can be painful whether it’s the cleanup or a hangover and for some, it’s both. Now that it’s the season for holiday parties, what better hostess gift then the ingredients for either bloody mary’s (a.k.a. the hangover remedy) or mimosas? It’s a thoughtful and simple way to say “thank you”. … { read more }

Top 8 DIY Wedding Crafts

thumbdiywedding
diy envelope liner
diy wedding favor cones

Top 8 DIY Wedding Crafts The fabulous Martha Stewart crafters design dozens of templates and wedding crafts for the DIY bride. We'll admit we're pretty smitten with everything her team designs. We've pulled our TOP 8 DIY Wedding Crafts to share with you! From escort cards to menu templates, these ideas will help keep costs down without sacrificing style! 1 Table Numbers An easy to … { read more }

Top 5: Winter Wedding Centerpieces

top 5 winter wedding centerpieces
initimateweddings.com
cheapweddingcenterpieces.net

There is just something about a Winter wedding that lends itself to everything crisp and whimsical. From the cool temperatures to the potential for a dusting of snow on the ground, I get so excited thinking of how much fun you can have implementing the winter theme on your big day-especially when it comes to your centerpieces. I'll start with the idea of using ornaments; placed simply in … { read more }

Wedding Showcase: Peacock Details

peacock invitations
thumbpeacockweddin
peacock wedding bouquet

Vintage Peacock What really struck me about this Albany, Georgia wedding were the florals. Absolutely stunning bouquets with peacock accents make it both unique and modern. Snap dragons, orchids, peonies combines for rich jewel tones in in purple and eggplant hues. Simple votive holders filled with crystal gems and an orchid are striking set on a cocktail table. With the reception held … { read more }

Wedding Showcase: Romantic Teal

teal damask wedding
bride and groom
thumbtealwedding

Romantic Teal Wedding: World's Fair Pavilion Hints of romantic teal make this wedding classic and gorgeous. Held at the World's Fair Pavilion, the couple, Andon Bazzell and Mike Filsinger exchanged vows right before sunset on the terrace. The pavilion's regal and dramatic air fit the couple perfectly. Birdcages have always been a favorite of mine, and we have incorporated them in several … { read more }

DIY: Homemade Marshmallows & Smores

thumbmarshmallows
smores kit
homemade marshmallows

Homemade Marshmallows This holiday season, surprise neighbors and friends with homemade marshmallows! Marcie Lenick shared these gorgeous images of her homemade marshmallows. Want to try your hand at making homemade marshmallows? Marcie used Alton Brown's recipe for Homemade Marshmallows. They're really quite easy and you can flavor them with various extracts like peppermint for hot … { read more }

Her Perfect Day: Dream Wedding Giveaway

Bridal-Brunch_270_110
PerfectDayLandingImage

Her Perfect Day: Dream Wedding Giveaway Attention Nashville brides, do you have a unique engagement story? Her Nashville and Wedding 101 are are excited to provide a special bride-to-be with a free dream wedding! The vendors at Wedding 101 will receive nearly $20,000 in services and goods for their dream wedding. Visit hernashvlille.com to submit your story by December 31st, 2010 at 5 … { read more }