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Your the Apple of my Eye

22 Jan

Pulling together photo shoots is one of the great perks of being a designer and planner. I love coming together with my favorite vendors to create visual eye candy that will hopefully inspire clients and future wedding couples. We worked with a stellar team to produce a fall Apple inspired shoot which has graced the pages of Virginia Bride Magazine, Virginia Wedding Locations Magazine, United with Love, and Destination I Do Blog.

Make sure to check out the contributing members for this editorial as they are all amazing wedding and social event options!

Venue- Potomac Point Winery

Photography- Lisa Boggs Photography

Flowers- Petals Edge Floral

Linens/Chairs/Place settings- DC Rentals

Vintage Rentals- Vintage Affairs

Carriage- Baroque n’spoke 

Paper- Radworks Studios

Cake- Kaked

Gown- P. Lawrence Bridal

beauty- KPN Bridal

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pajamas and pancakes 1st birthday

12 Dec

Showing off a special first birthday that was featured on Onto Baby earlier this year. Instead of a more traditional theme we wanted to make fun with our idea to have everyone come over for brunch and do “Pancakes in Pajama’s”. We used shades of blue in ombre scale and a reoccurring set of shapes in banners and dots to keep things cohesive.  For the littlest guests they were given swag boxes full of games and treats to make sure everyone felt included when the birthday boy opened gifts. For the quintessential smash cake, a multi-tiered inside out cake was made which hysterically Jackson would not have anything to do with. This was so much fun to plan and I look forward to years of more birthday parties for this handsome fella. (I know! I’m biased!) Big thank you to Lisa Boggs Photography for these amazing photos!

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roaring 20’s

14 Jun

Last year I had to sadly say goodbye to my 20’s and make way into my 30’s and I thought there was no better way than to throw a wild Roaring 20’s party. We wanted to have a secret speakeasy themed party with casino tables, backjack dealers, champagne, and all the pearls, feathers, and fringe a girl could handle. Guests looked for the house with the red light and were welcomed to signature mixed drinks and brown paper bagged spirits. Everyone really turned out in their best speakeasy attire!  A big super huge thank you to Lisa Boggs Photography for the photobooth and Audra Wrisley Photography for the detail shots! (make sure to keep an eye out for some of your favorite DC vendors in the photobooth!!)

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goodbye 20’s hello to my 30’s.


DIY love

8 Jan

Wanted to share that one of our favorite DIY blogs Studio DIY has a shiny new face lift and great new posts to check out.


A few of my favorite DIY posts to make sure to check out!

credit: Studio DIY

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