15 Dec

For those of you on the hunt for an easy but well-received DIY holiday gift this season (for Manhattan lovers, perhaps), bitters are the way to go. You can use them in cocktails, sodas, and to cook with. We made four different kinds here: meyer lemon, ginger orange, chocolate, and coffee bitters. Fondly Forever was there […]

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12 Dec

You know those weddings that seem to go all-in with every single element? Mindblowing florals. A killer venue. Swoon-worthy dresses. Drool-worthy desserts. You get the idea. This editorial is basically a how-to for that. With vibrant color and rich texture, French Knot Studios + Izzy Hudgins Photograpny spared no detail! The muse? Dramatic and lush […]

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12 Dec

To end a super fun week full of gift wrap and giveaways (scroll through the home page to see everything!), we present you with a chance to win a luxe gift for yourself: Prize Candle is offering one lucky reader a Noir candle valued at $199! The NOIR candle is crafted from the highest quality ingredients made […]

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12 Dec

Aline + Mark’s Gatsby meets Wes Anderson meets Harry Potter (yep, all three!) wedding at the Carondelet House could’ve gone quite a few ways, but thanks to Beau & Arrow Events, it ended up being the “formal elegance with a twist” that they’d hoped for. The best part? Their short, 7-month engagement meant opting for […]

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11 Dec

Remember that holiday party we had last year with Urbanic gift wrap? We told you it would end up a tradition! Sipping cocktails and wrapping gifts with the prettiest boxes, bows, and ribbons we can find is obvs on the top of our list of ideal December evenings. This time around, the lovely Fondly Forever Photography was […]

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11 Dec

Every party should have at least one nice, big DIY, don’t you think? It doesn’t have to be complicated, just something to show your guests how inspired you were by the event, and perhaps give ‘em a little something to talk about. This orange and olive wreath Type A Society dreamed up was the focal […]

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10 Dec

If you like mixing things up whenever you play hostess, you’ll love what Carrie of Type A Society had in mind for today’s shoot: Her goal was to show how to create a holiday party setup without relying on the traditional color palettes, and instead showcase something equally inviting, but unexpected. Thanks to photog Josh […]

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10 Dec

You may recall the incredible turquoise paper flowers that artist + designer Hayley Sheldon whipped up for a bridal fashion editorial we featured back in April. Once we came across her pretty holiday wreaths the other day, we had to add a little somethin’ to the blog calendar ASAP. With holiday planning mode in full […]

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9 Dec

Even the littlest hint of sparkle never fails to get us in the Christmas spirit around here, and today we’re filled to the brim with it… in the form of loads of brilliant bridal gift ideas from Helzberg Diamonds. Add in a major giveaway and we’re sitting pretty! As you know from the bazillions of […]

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9 Dec

Guys, there are quite a few reasons why we’re totally impressed by today’s winter inspiration shoot. Three in particular: 1) The team managed to add a classic white dress, white flowers, and other white details amongst a snowy backdrop while keeping things interesting and not a bit washed out, 2) The cake is equally epic […]

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