11 Dec

There’s always great inspiration to pull from the 60s mod era, isn’t there? They weren’t afraid of color, they wore flowers in their hair, and the fashion always played nice with patterns and textures. You’ll see bits of that in this shoot by Bella Bloom and Emily G Photography. They were inspired by the recent […]

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10 Dec

The perfect wedding venue for Lindsay + David was the Metropolitan Building, built in 1909 near the Queensborough Bridge. Its character is hard to miss with its brick textures, built-in bookcases and original freight elevator to take guests from street entrance to the fourth floor, where L + D’s black & white wedding celebration went […]

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25 Oct

A beer garden in Greenpoint, Brooklyn turned reception area, a crew of talented friends lending a hand, and as Brooke of Brookelyn Photography points out, quite possibly the most epic photobooth backdrop ever (it’s massive we tell ya). It all came together to make for one rad wedding. And when we say they had a […]

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4 Sep

Welcome back, Cakelets! We think starting September off with an elegant and small 15 guest family wedding by Braedon Flynn and a special giveaway (later today), sounds perfect, yes? With breathtaking gardens for an intimate ceremony and gorgeous portraits, and a stonehouse dining room, we totally get why Michelle + Andy fell in love with San […]

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13 Aug

With it’s vertical garden oasis, re-salvaged rustic tables, and exposed brick walls, The Marvimon House in Los Angeles added quite the awesome factor to Allison + Lowell’s wedding. But then what Brown Paper Design did with the florals (um, check out those hanging planters) just transformed the room. And, aside from their initials being L + A, […]

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7 Aug

We hope you don’t tire of us talking about how beautiful some California venues and locations are. Sometimes we think we’ve seen it all and then Elizabeth Messina sends us a peek at a private Santa Barbara wedding like this one and our love for SoCal goes up a notch. The San Ysidro Ranch is exceptionally gorgeous. […]

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3 Aug

Hiya Cakelet’s! Jillian’s here to reflect on a honeymoon adventure she recently took to Anguilla and St Barths. Truth? Jillian + Scott were actually married 5 years ago, and had themselves a fabulous honeymoon, but there’s no reason not to plan another, right? Couples have a honeymoon, baby-moons, and now we’re coining the five-year-moon. The […]

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7 Jun

Last month Elan Artists, Bridal Bar and us hosted a party at the Carondelet House in Los Angeles. The theme of the night was “Downtown Confidential”, attire was to be retro chic, and the invite promised an evening of mingling with fabulous cocktails, seasonal tastes, and invigorating vintage and modern sounds. What a place to have […]

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22 May

There are but a handful of birthdays that should most definitely be accompanied by epic parties. One of them being your 30th! Lucky for us, Sarah Sherman Samuel of Smitten Studio did exactly that – threw an epic party of Palm Springs and Alice in Wonderland proportions at one of our fav estates, Casa Verona. […]

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16 Apr

Hello Cakelets! Amanda, here. I’ve been knee deep in wedding planning land as you can imagine (along with our planners Bash, Please), but you’ve been on my mind and I’m excited to start sharing some of Tim and I’s wedding inspiration and plans with you! Starting with “the” wedding venue. First of all, thank you […]

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