How To Turn Wine Bottles into Glasses


You know us. We’re always into handmade projects that are unique to each of our clients and events, as well as to our own entertaining repertoire. So when we got wind that our September birthday gal wanted to make wine glasses out of wine and cider bottles for her guests to use we were into […]

Finishing Touches: Fruits & Veggies


Finishing touches are all the rage when we plot our events. Whether it’s a sweet bloom floating in a julep cup, a delicious treat atop a plate or little handmade elements, finishing touches make a world of difference to polish the details of an event. We styled our fall piece for SD Magazine and accompanying […]

Out and About: Port Townsend, Washington


There’s something just so utterly refreshing about taking a deep breath far away from the city. Soaking in the smell of the salty air. Plucking fresh bounty from the garden. Putting email and business on hold for a moment. Amidst all of August events and travel we’re doing just that. Here is the proof! Fresh […]

Make It: Vanilla Pudding Jar Favors


We’re big sticklers on sending our guests {whether for our own parties or those guests of our clients} home with a tasty treat they can enjoy. It’s a perfectly sweet way to say thank you without going overboard. For this mini shoot we whipped up vanilla pudding and sprinkled freshly ground cinnamon atop the treat […]

Make It: Fall Spiced Popcorn


Autumn is nearly here and we’re planning and plotting lots of creative events and elements. We’ve been knee-deep in the last of our summertime weddings and events as well, and we’re utterly thrilled to edge into a new season and new ideas for adding fun to fall soirees. There’s just something so cozy and warming […]

Summer Simplicity: Strawberries & Cream


As summer days are getting shorter {say it isn’t so!} we’re savoring the last bits of deliciousness, fresh bounty and summer fun. One of our favorite ways to just kick back and relax is by enjoying the simple things. Enter strawberries and cream! This simple delight is refreshing and oh-so simple to whip up and will […]

Entertaining at Home: Food as Decor


So often entertaining at home calls for simplicity and that plucked-from-the-pantry feeling. But regardless of how effortless a dinner party is, a special setting is key. Making guests feel important and cared for needn’t be difficult or pricey. Look to your pantry to create personalized settings for each guest and let your food do the […]

Dog Days of Summer: Farmers’ Market Style

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Happy Wednesday! As we inch closer to the weekend {and all of it’s busyness} we’re excited for the light at the end of the tunnel: some incredible events we’ve been plotting for the last year, Dungeness crab!, summer fun with family and friends, and the Saturday market. Oh, the market….yesterday we posted some fun photos […]

Lifestyle: Farmers’ Market Fun

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Last week we met up with our talented friends at Limelife Photography to peruse the Ocean Beach Farmers’ Market while they snapped us in action. We love strolling through markets as it’s a wonderful activity that gets us out and about and surrounded by deliciousness, unique people, street performers and all sorts of scrumptious bounty. When we travel […]