ENTERTAINING TIPS :: Easter brunch

Easter brunch ideas

Ah, spring has arrived! There’s nothing sweeter than Easter brunch, especially when a table is filled with laughter, scrumptious food and gorgeous springtime blooms! We designed our Easter Brunch to nod to the whimsy and freshness of the season, with creamy garden roses, fringed tulips, lime green and cream parrot tulips, vibrant viburnum, and charming […]

PARTY TRICK :: bright spring goblet arrangements

spring flower arrangements

Guys, we’ve been so knee-deep in flowers these days our heads are spinning with heavenly scents and delicate textures. Recently we have partnered with Bing and Laura Hooper Calligraphy {check out our Instagram for some sneak peeks}, Seattle Bloggers Unite’s workshop at the beautiful Cannelle et Vanille studio, and then of course our wonderful clients […]

ENTERTAINING TIPS :: spring edition

spring entertaining

Spring entertaining means polishing up the silver cake cutting utensils, freshly cut tulips, deliciously tasty springtime food, and entertaining with a new mindset, free from the glitter of the holidays. Our keys for hosting effortless fêtes are drawn from planning and hosting large-scale events for our clients, and our principles always remain the same. Keeping […]

HAPPY HOUR :: cranberry raspberry margarita

cranberry raspberry margaritas

How was your weekend? Ours consisted of tasks. Lots of tasks. But they were all fun and seriously needed to be done. Nick painted seven pieces of furniture that we wanted to spruce up {mirrors, three rad mid-century chairs we found on the side of the road}, a side table, and two nightstands. We watched […]

PARTY TRICK :: cherry blossom straw


Oh, happy day! Spring is here! Break out the vibrant blooms, the bubbly {ah, sparkling cider for expecting Aleah} and anything fresh and fun! What better way to welcome this most beautiful season than with cherry blossoms and delightful straws to adorn your said bubbly beverage? Make your bar cart shine by jazzing up straws. […]

IN THE CRAFT ROOM :: paper flower canvas art

paper flower canvas art

Faux flowers used to get a bad wrap but they’re making a come back. In fact, we predict this to be the year of the paper flower! Getting creative with paper flowers can yield so many fun ideas :: wall installations, wedding bouquets, place cards, or photo booth backdrops. We used about two dozen to […]