color of the year 2016

Pantone recently announced both Rose Quartz and Serenity as the Color of the Year for 2016. While I’ve heard mixed reviews, I think the two colors are a pretty combination that could bring a delicate, sweet, and peaceful feeling to any wedding. image via pantone

Kesi’s Bouquet Preservation

Loving how Kesi’s bouquet preservation by Hana Willow Design turned out! It perfectly captures the essence of her wedding day and is such a beautiful way to turn the invitation and bouquet into lasting art. images via emily wren photography and hana willow design

the caketress

We came across these haute couture inspired wedding cakes and had to share. Lori Hutchinson is taking cake decorating to all new levels. Formally referred to as The Caketress, Hutchinson has gained international praise for her intricately designed cakes. The Caketress is transforming the way cake designing is looked at, putting an emphasis on the unique […]

malinda swain

We met paper floral installation artist Malinda Swain at Love is in the Air a few months ago and were blown away by her beautiful work! Her paper floral backdrops are perfect for entryways, ceremonies, photo booths, anywhere really! Read on to learn more about this amazing Australian artist. 1. How did you get into paper florals? When […]

diy decorative votive

There is no denying that candles create the perfect ambience. We’re loving this easy DIY upgrade to traditional votives from Martha Stewart Weddings. These votives create both a pretty table glow and design. All you need is a quick trip to Michaels for kraft or metallic paper, glass votive candleholders, a decorative paper punch, colored tissue […]

denise fike designs

I had the pleasure of meeting Philadelphia artist Denise Fike in 2006 when she was my PR client. She’s sweet, fun, extremely talented, and is always wearing a gorgeous hat. Denise is a painter, illustrator, metal etcher, and collage artist who beautifully captures fashion, bridal, floral, and nude subjects. She’s even created fashion portraits for […]