30 Unique Bridal Shower Themes + Ideas: Definitely Not Boring!

30 Unique Bridal Shower Themes + Ideas: Definitely Not Boring!

Want a change from the usual frilly and flowery Bridal Shower themes? Searching for a look that’s creative, fun, chic, maybe even a little offbeat—but still definitely stylish? We hear you! So, we’ve gathered in this one post 30 pretty fabulous ideas that we had designed for a bridal shower or... [Read More]

Thank You Gifts for the Mother of the Bride: Practical + Pretty!

Thank You Gifts for the Mother of the Bride: Practical + Pretty!

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, what can a bride do to find something special? Well, consider what would mum do, if you were in her shoes! What would she say? We know that she’d recommend a gift that is both functional and stylish at the same time such as items that can be used at home,... [Read More]

Tropical Wedding Color Palettes: Inspired by Bright Summer Bouquets!

Tropical Wedding Color Palettes: Inspired by Bright Summer Bouquets!

Wondering how to decide on the colors for your tropical-themed summer wedding? Look no further! The fabulously vivid hues of tropical flowers provide the perfect inspiration! Whether you want a wedding look that’s ultra-bright and sunny or one that mixes softer shades with organic textures, you’re... [Read More]

15 Questions You Should Ask: Is a Beach Wedding Right for You?

15 Questions You Should Ask: Is a Beach Wedding Right for You?

There’s just so much romance and magic in a beach wedding! But unless you already live in a seaside location, you need to ask yourselves some pretty important questions before you take that ocean plunge! First off, does the beach have a special meaning for the two of you that will make your wedding... [Read More]

Donut Walls: The Sweetest Wedding Food Trend You’ll Want to Grab!

Donut Walls: The Sweetest Wedding Food Trend You’ll Want to Grab!

Food stylists and caterers for today’s weddings are really letting their imaginations soar. And we mean that quite literally in this fun spin-off from the traditional dessert tables: donut walls! They’ve been popping up everywhere in the past year or so—from corporate events to baby showers and,... [Read More]

10 Must-See Garden Wedding Venues in Southern California!

10 Must-See Garden Wedding Venues in Southern California!

Garden Wedding season is definitely upon us! The fresh spring weather stretching into the balmy summer months gets brides and grooms dreaming of an al fresco ceremony and reception, surrounded by lush lawns, flower-filled hedges and towering trees. And right here in sunny southern California, we have... [Read More]

Floral Fever: Pretty Floral Installations for Spring Weddings!

Floral Fever: Pretty Floral Installations for Spring Weddings!

Spring is here! And with it comes a celebration of flowers at spring weddings in all their sweetness, charm and drama! We couldn’t help but join in the season’s revelry by showcasing the fabulous floral installations that designers, planners and DIY couples have created for both ceremonies and receptions.... [Read More]

Go Spring! 3 Refreshing Color Palettes for Bridal Showers!

Go Spring! 3 Refreshing Color Palettes for Bridal Showers!

You know it’s going to be spring soon! It’s a perfect time to hold a bridal shower inspired by the lovely blooming hues of the season. Today’s post gathers 3 simple yet refreshing spring color palettes for you to plan a bridal shower with a spirited style that is modern and chic. So whether it’s... [Read More]

Upcycle It: Wooden Pallets Get a New Use for Weddings!

Upcycle It: Wooden Pallets Get a New Use for Weddings!

Talk about upcycling! From their humble beginnings as shipyard packing materials or as barnyard fencing, wooden pallets have found their way into weddings as both ceremony and reception decor elements. Depending on how they are used, they lend an instant rustic or industrial air to the scene. And wow,... [Read More]

Say ‘Good-bye’ to Sit-Down Wedding Receptions with 10 Alternatives!

Say ‘Good-bye’ to Sit-Down Wedding Receptions with 10 Alternatives!

Has the formal wedding reception dinner become a thing of the past? Not quite. But the sit-down meal that was once standard now has definite competition! In fact, we found 10 food serving options (among many more) that are practical yet still so pretty, and definitely more affordable than a formal dinner.... [Read More]

Art Theme Wedding Series: Mondrian-inspired Wedding Style

Art Theme Wedding Series: Mondrian-inspired Wedding Style

Are you looking for a high-impact modern wedding theme? Look no further. Here’s a motif that’s sure to surprise and maybe even shock. It’s a look inspired by modern Dutch artist Piet Mondrian (1872-1944), whose bold works pre-dated today’s color block and geometric trends by decades! It’s... [Read More]

Bohemian + Beach Wedding: DIY Decorations with a Can-Do Attitude!

Bohemian + Beach Wedding: DIY Decorations with a Can-Do Attitude!

If you loved our Boho + Geometrics’ styling post, then you’ll definitely want to check out our decorating tips for a beach-inspired wedding with a boho style! With rustic elements ranging from sea glass to pallets to wooden planks, our finds feature creative ways to decorate your own seaside... [Read More]

Boho + Geometrics: 12 Styling Tips for a Hip Summer Wedding!

Boho + Geometrics: 12 Styling Tips for a Hip Summer Wedding!

What do you get when you blend 2 of the hottest wedding styles these days? Well, if these are Boho and Geometrics, then you have a fabulously hip and cool look for your summer wedding! These 2 trends are everywhere—entertaining, fashion, jewelry, even home decor. Now, see how you can combine them... [Read More]

Trend Spotting: Aztec-inspired Weddings for Summer!

Trend Spotting: Aztec-inspired Weddings for Summer!

Are you noticing a trend in weddings known as Aztec? It’s such an exciting and exotic blend of ancient Mexican patterns and symbols with modern colors and boho influences. Here, we present a slightly glam spin on the whole Aztec inspiration. You still see the vibrant turquoise, rose and copper tones,... [Read More]

Pop the Question: A Surprise Valentine’s Breakfast Proposal!

Pop the Question: A Surprise Valentine’s Breakfast Proposal!

Who doesn’t love breakfast in bed, right? Such a sweet way to pamper that special someone in your life—especially if it’s Valentine’s Day and you happen to be a guy about to pop the question! See what delectable breakfast treats you can serve up, along with some heart-melting little presents.... [Read More]

Geometrics Meet Neon Colors in a Dazzling Modern Wedding!

Geometrics Meet Neon Colors in a Dazzling Modern Wedding!

If you are aiming for a bright, cheery wedding vibe with a modern edge, then geometrics plus neon is the way to go! It’s like a decorative “double whammy” having these two style approaches brought together. And the effect is definitely upbeat and energized! See the elements we found to inspire... [Read More]

Scrumptious Appetizers + Desserts: A Modern Chinese Wedding!

Scrumptious Appetizers + Desserts: A Modern Chinese Wedding!

With our recent post on Chinese Wedding decor inspiration for the ceremony and reception, we are continuing this theme by focusing on appetizers and desserts, including drinks for your cocktail hour. We still have a fusion-minded approach and one that is clearly modern and guest-approved. Serve up a... [Read More]

Chinese Wedding Inspiration: A Fusion of Ideas for the Ceremony + Reception!

Chinese Wedding Inspiration: A Fusion of Ideas for the Ceremony + Reception!

With Chinese New Year coming up very soon, we’re thrilled to focus on Chinese fusion style wedding elements. The colors, textures and materials are fascinating and the charm these would bring to springtime nuptials is undeniable. So for any couples planning a multi-cultural ceremony and reception,... [Read More]

Winter Wedding Signature Drinks: 10 Cocktail Recipes to Toast With!

Winter Wedding Signature Drinks: 10 Cocktail Recipes to Toast With!

Raise your glasses at your winter wedding reception with delicious holiday-themed cocktails! Take your pick from these 10 drink recipes we found that not only feature the classic flavors of the season, but are so festively presented and garnished, too! Imagine these displayed on a specially styled signature... [Read More]

Styling Rose Quartz and Serenity Blue for Your Wedding!

Styling Rose Quartz and Serenity Blue for Your Wedding!

When Pantone announced that the Color of the Year for 2016 was a dual color combination of Rose Quartz and Serenity Blue, we were simply elated to find such a beautiful pairing of soft and tranquil hues. This pastel pink and powder blue color scheme would look absolutely stunning for a vintage wedding... [Read More]

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