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 […]

HAPPY NEW YEAR :: Resolution Edition


  2013 was awesome. There were challenges and hurdles, as there always are, but we feel accomplished in the year that was and how we dealt with these challenges. Personal goals were met, we celebrated our 10 year wedding anniversary!, we were featured in Sunset Magazine, Better Homes and Gardens, and numerous other bucket list […]

FRIDAY BLOG LOVE :: V & Co. Out and About

Jessica Burke

How did this week fly by in such a flurry? This week has been a whirlwind of fun client work and event prep and install for tomorrow’s stunner of a client holiday bash. Yesterday our shopping carts consisted of: 21 weights and fishing line {we felt the need to explain to the checker we were […]



This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Soma, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #givesoma ‘Tis the season for hosting gathering aplenty and this year is extra special. As we prep for the springtime arrival of Baby Valley this season has already been […]

DIFFA Glam Wine Bucket Challenge + A Giveaway

DIFFA wine bucket challenge

Design Industries Fountain Fighting AIDS is an incredible platform that helps shed light on the AIDS epidemic, raises funds and awareness across the country for the disease and unites designers through fundraising events to support this important cause. We were honored to have been invited to transform a wine bucket into something lovely and festive […]

Entertaining at Home: Easy Market Napkin Adornments

Market Fresh Napkin Adornments

We’re well into dreaming of fall and, while we’ve had an amazing summer in Seattle, it feels as if a slight crispness has been gently blowing in. While our front door is wide open the Aspen trees nearby are reminiscent of a constantly bubbling brook as they sway in the breeze. Fall entertaining is a […]