Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays, but we often don’t get to enjoy the season of Thanksgiving with our friends as it’s traditionally a family-focused holiday. In the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving, why not invite your friends and neighbors over for a “Friendsgiving” party so you can celebrate the season with them too? It’s a wonderful way to express how thankful you are
Spring has ARRIVED! I styled a chic pink and yellow luncheon for Homes.com, and I’m so excited that it’s live! Click here for all the pretty details (including my secret to those luncheon containers)! This is one of my favorite tablescapes to date for a lot of reasons (bright colors, easy + simple, perfect for lots of occasions)! I hope you love it too (visit
Oh, it’s been far too long since I shared some more of my wedding details. I had all these plans to share the wedding details a long time ago, oops. This little project got in the way! Never too late though because this post is about my FAVORITE wedding detail: my tables! They were my favorite detail to plan and design. My Mom and I
I just love Martha Stewart’s belief that tabletop are truly a work of art! The table is a blank canvas for any color, any style, etc. It’s truly a hostesses dream to design up a gorgeous tablescape. So when the team at Martha Stewart asked me to share some gorgeous works of art from the Spring issue of Martha Stewart Weddings magazine, I was thrilled!
We’re sharing more of the SUMMER STRIPES TABLESCAPE CONTEST entries! If you missed part 1, you can view those summer stripes entries here! LOVE IS…PINK & WHITE STRIPES! PARTY DETAILS “Girly, Girly, Girly” was the inspiration for this summer striped bridal shower at a unique outdoor venue! What bride-to-be wouldn’t enjoy this beautiful soirée decorated in pink and white stripes? The backdrop began by covering the table
Yesterday was a HUGE day – we announced the winner + runner-up for our Summer Stripes Tablescape Contest! Eeeeh! Lots of our readers have asked to see the additional entries, and we are super thrilled to oblige because they were all absolutely over-the-top hands-down AMAZING. We certainly win for most creative readers, that’s for sure! Our jaws dropped every time a new entry was submitted.
Are you ready for some serious eye candy? Sit back and enjoy these gorgeous images from a French Inspired Wedding Shoot that will have you dreaming of Paris romance and French macarons for days! Designed by Jessica of JCF Events, who shares my love for gorgeous tablescapes + simple beauty, this wedding shoot has “dreamy” written all over it! This is just one of the reasons I’ve booked
Elegant Connecticut Wedding Thanks to photographer Justin Marantz for this submission to us via Two Bright Lights. Katie Saeger, a writer for our site, told me about this gorgeous wedding and we “ooh’d and aah’d” quite a bit over the lavish details! This autumn wedding provided us tons of luxurious inspiration for not only weddings but dinner parties, cocktail gatherings, and all sorts of events.
Fall is my favorite time of year and Nashville has finally decided to give me a break from the 105 degrees (at least until next summer). Fall brings cooler weather – perfect for outdoor celebrations! So, Vicky over at The City Cradle is such an inspiration and she recently had a Fall Celebration Challenge judged by some of my favorite designers including Jenn Sbranti of
Along with March Madness comes the “munch bunch”! Pull out your crowd-pleasing recipes to cheer on your favorite team (Pizzazzerie will always be partial to Vanderbilt!). Come on over, the door is open, and the game is just getting started. Let the centerpiece be a hurricane lamp filled with small sports balls. Win-Win Dip 1 package Neufchatel cheese, grated 1 cup Salsa 1 small can