Category Archives: Inspiration

Inspiration Board: Melon

Clockwise from top left: 1. Bride photo from Wedding Chicks, 2. Groomsman photo by Punam Bean, 3. Paper chan­de­liers from Martha Stewart Weddings, 4. Table décor from The Sweetest Occassion, 5. Invitations by Hammerpress, 6. Goodie bags from Style Me Pretty, 7. Boutonnière from The Inspired Bride, 8. Pattern by Joe Kievitt, 9. Centerpiece from […]

Inspiration Board: Olive

Clockwise from top left: 1. Bride photo by Sean Flanigan, 2. Book graphic by Anthropologie, 3. Vintage busi­ness card from this flickr set, 4. Bridesmaid bou­quets by Amy Osaba, photo by Jamie Howell, 5. Invitation from Pinterest, 6. Escort Cards from Martha Stewart Weddings, 7. Cake by Enjoy Cupcakes via Style Me Pretty

Inspiration Board: Pumpkin

Clockwise from top left: 1. Couple Photograph by Sloan Photographers, 2. Bridesmaids dress unknown, 3. Flowers from Ea, 4. Menu by Poppies and Posies, 5. Earrings from Bijoux by Allison, 6. Typewriter from Ruffled, 7. Typography from Hoefler & Frere-Jones, 8. Vintage Papers from Grey Likes Weddings, 9.Invitation from William Arthur


My Kate Spade obses­sion may have hit an all time high yes­ter­day. Between the candy-colored images from their new Spring 2011 look­book… and this inter­view with Deborah Lloyd fea­tur­ing Things we Love, a book that col­lects bits of their inspi­ra­tions (sim­i­lar to the things we love fea­ture on their site) in printed form, I would say I am […]

Inspiration Board: Rhubarb

Clockwise from top left: 1. Dress by J. Crew , 2. Dress by Oscar de la Renta 3. Flowers by Saipua, 4. Invitations by Sideshow Press, 5. Cupcakes by The Boastful Baker, 6. Headpiece by Wedding Aisle, 7. True Love is a Big Deal by Jonas Peterson, 8. Macarons from The Sweetest Occassion shot by Benjamin […]

Inspiration Board: Fig

Clockwise from top left: 1. Flower arrange­ment from Snippet and Ink, 2. Dress unknown, 3. Holly Root cards unknown, 4. Bridesmaids dresses by Thread, 5. Pattern by Christine Buckton Tillman, 6. Flowers by Saipua, 7. Hair Flower by Mandizzle, 8. Typography by FontShop, 9. Flowers by Jackie Rueda, 10. Calligraphy by Letrerias, 11. Wine label […]

Inspiration Board: Lemon Sorbet

Woohoo, my first post-wedding inspi­ra­tion board! Hopefully I will get these on a set sched­ule some time soon. Clockwise from top left: 1. Couple photo by The Nichols, 2. Earrings from Zula Jewels, 3. Cakes from Project Wedding, 4. Calligraphy by Betsy Dunlap, 5. Boys’ photo by Rebekah Westover via Elizabeth Ann Designs, 6. Cupcake from Martha Stewart […]

A Technicolor Baby Shower

Now, here’s some inspi­ra­tion for you. One of my favorite phở­tog­ra­phers, Katie Day, is expect­ing a baby girl very soon. And recently a group of her super cre­ative friends threw an amaz­ing shower, com­plete with a make-your-own hair bows craft and all kinds of hand­made details. She is one lucky mama! You can see quite a few more images from […]


So remem­ber this tiny sneak peek I shared with you last month? I’m SO excited to finally reveal the whole project — I was lucky enough to be a con­trib­u­tor to the lat­est issue of Nonpareil Magazine! The lat­est issue, “A Silver Screen Soirée”, is all about wed­dings and events inspired by TV and film. And my team, which […]

Inspiration Board: Cherry

It has been awhile, but I finally got the chance to sit down and fin­ish a new mood board… Clockwise from top left: 1. Flower photo by Casey Hyer , 2. Bouquet found on Sarah Pepper, 3. Cupcakes from Terry Tyson on Flickr, 4. Heart Fabric found at Folksy, 5. Bridesmaids dress from Urban Outfitters, 6. Invitation by […]