From the minute this emerald, black and gold glamorous wedding shoot photographed by Megan Chase Photography landed in my inbox, I knew it would be perfect to feature during this festive time of year!
With the Art Deco style of the Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square and emerald - 2013's color of the Continue Reading
I often get inspiration for craft projects by looking at magazines or catalogs. This is how the "Believe" blocks idea came about. And the chalkboard trees came by thinking what would look nice with the blocks. This believe holiday blocks and chalkboard Christmas trees tutorial was a fun project and it was a Continue Reading
What do you get when you have a beautiful bride who is a professional makeup artist, a mother who is an interior decorator, and a floral designer as a long time family friend?
You get the beautiful and unique green and gray Woodlawn Manor wedding below.
And with Ampersand Photography on hand to capture Continue Reading
You'll hear a lot of talk about tone in the writing, blogging, and social media interaction. But what is tone?
Tone is the color of the image you convey through your writing. It is the part of your voice that helps your readers compile a vision of who you are, your mood and your attitude. There is no way Continue Reading
I love it when couples pull from the past to bring their wedding to life. Kevin and I did this for our wedding. One of our more special details were the table numbers. Each table was named for a place that was meaningful to us. And at the center of the table was a handmade postcard that shared with our guests Continue Reading
The other day, actress Angelina Jolie received an honorary Oscar. She was given the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the 2013 Governors Awards, an honor presented to those in Hollywood "whose humanitarian efforts have brought credit to the industry." Past recipients include Oprah Winfrey, Jerry Lewis, Paul Continue Reading
Whether you're designing your own wedding or working with a planner to achieve the look you desire, rentals are going to be a big part of your special day. This is especially true if you're working with a venue that doesn't provide chairs, tables, or place settings.
But if you're hoping to create a Continue Reading