February 2011

Floral Spotlight: Artichokes {Yes, Artichokes!}

by jacin on February 28, 2011

source Not to be mistaken with succulents (to be featured soon!), artichokes are playing a role in more than just your favorite appetizer - via wedding florals {but keep reading, because I’m including a really good recipe at the end of this post}.  These lovely plum/purple colored blooms pair perfectly with the moss green leaves, and [...]


Scott Clark I just spotted this DIY tutorial on 100 Layer Cake (it went up while I was on my honeymoon, hence I missed it the first time!) and had to share it for today’s Mason Jar Sunday. From 100 Layer Cake: Supplies:Mason jars or other glass containersSpray paintMasking tape (if you want to get [...]


Happy Saturday all! I wanted to share with you something exciting - our Valentines shoot that I styled a few weeks back (in collaboration with Tara Lee of Cut the Cake Etsy/November 7 Blog {Paper Design}, Miriam Corona of Glam Candies {Sweets Inspiration/Creative Collaboration} and Gladys Jem {Photographer}) is being featured in Best Wedding Sites [...]


Fleur de Sel Caramels - Winner

by jacin on February 25, 2011

Congrats Amber - you won the savory little treats :)  Enjoy them!


Just Imagine Summertime…

by jacin on February 25, 2011

I found this quote a while back and was playing around with illustrator today to make it look pretty.  And with the cold weather lingering in many parts of the world, and snowfall expected here in San Francisco, I wanted to leave you all with something to warm you up on this chilly Friday afternoon [...]


Anthropologie Mugs - Winner

by jacin on February 24, 2011

Congrats to Nicole-Lynn of Seaside Smitten, you won the coveted Anthro mugs :) Congrats, use them in good health and happiness :) 2 more giveaways to go! Fleur de Sel Caramels Mason Jar Tote


Bridal Beauty: Inside and Out

by jacin on February 24, 2011

The lovely Jennie Fresa is back to guest blog again for this month’s “Bridal Beauty” feature! As a beauty professional, it’s my job to help brides look their absolute best on their wedding day. I do so by designing makeup looks that enhance rather than transform! When I meet with brides for a trial, we [...]


Burlap Table Runner - Winner

by jacin on February 23, 2011

I can’t believe the odds that the burlap queen herself, Alicia of The Charity Wedding, was drawn as the winner for the Burlap Table Runner! Congrats Alicia! There’s still a few left :) Monogrammed Anthropologie Mug Fleur de Sel Caramels Mason Jar Tote


Images are (c) David Torralva Photography and Liz K. Photo Today’s wedding was planned and designed by a very detail-oriented bride - and I recently had the pleasure of collaborating with her {among other amazing vendors} on the concept of our Valentines Day inspiration shoot!  The oh-so-amazing Miriam Corona of Glam Candies was the mastermind behind [...]


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