Category Archives: Favorite Flowers

Wendy Whelan Farewell

This past Saturday night Wendy Whelan retired from NYC Ballet after 30 years.  Even as a newbie to ballet I knew how special it was to watch her on stage and I was so lucky to get to be there … Continue reading

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One arrangement

Each season brings its own gorgeous flowers and some flowers are shared between seasons but we get new varieties within a species. These dahlias almost feel like peony they are so lush. Then there are all the gorgeous details like … Continue reading

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Flowers and Food

Always a natural combination in so many ways, from the centerpiece in the middle of the dinner plates,  to  what’s growing in the garden side by side, to flowers in your food or vegetables in your centerpieces. The combo of the … Continue reading

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Summer Recap

Pains me to admit, but summer is drawing to an end and as homage to all things beautiful this summer I put together this collection of summer beauties.Some of this we we can still enjoy thru early fall but I … Continue reading

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Summer Entertaining the Lighter Side

The last summer entertaining entry was working off the fashion influence of black and white stripes, this one is much more laid back. Your food can be much of your decor. Above and below is a recipe I saw from … Continue reading

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Summer Colors

While the fashion world turns to fall I am just not ready for it!  We are only 1 month into the 3 month long season, so I am fully enjoying summer colors in all their glory. Of course for me … Continue reading

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A whole lot of pretty to start the weekend with

Clockwise: Blue Nigella with Boissier mint box, Jo Malone orange blossom candle with tuberose, Laduree macron box with lysianthus, preppy wedding cocktail piece of blueberry and yellow peony in stripped ribbon wrapped vase, Japanese lysianthus with lady’s mantle and hyacinth, … Continue reading

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The Cocktail Party

A brief step away from wedding planning, as the guest blog series winds down,  to discuss the at home cocktail party… which can be valuable information for showers, engagement parties and rehearsal dinners. The home cocktail party  is one of my favorite … Continue reading

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Love ( and Wedding Planning) are in the Air

Walking thru the flowers market yesterday I was in love all over again with flowers, the market packed with some of the most beautiful flowers for Valentines Day, I was so inspired to all the combinations of colors and texture … Continue reading

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Creating Beautiful Moments

I am a firm believer in beautiful spaces bring peace. It’s why people flock to beautiful places like the beach, gardens, mountains making our bodies take a deep breath without even thinking about it. So I like to create pretty … Continue reading

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