02-collage Wedding Fun with Polka Dots!

Polka dots are one of those magic patterns that can either look very modern or very retro depending upon how you use it.  For example, look at how cool polka dots can become when paired with bright florals and other... Read More

01-collage Bright and Sunny Yellow Inspiration

Maybe it is waiting for next week when that pesky groundhog will let us know just how much more of this we have to put up with, but I’m in the mood for the springiest of colors: yellow.  Whether a... Read More

sunswept Be Swept Away at Sunswept Resorts, St. Lucia

When the news is covering stories like “Snowpocalypse 2014″ it’s time to take a break, don’t you think?  And I don’t mean to the nearest Starbucks. I’m talking about St.Lucia. The ultimate break.  If you are planning a beach destination... Read More

applethyme copy Martini Cocktails

There are certain cocktails that are just more party-appropriate than others. As a scotch drinker, I know that perhaps my drink of choice is a bit too “moody” for a festive affair.  Same goes for the opposite end of the... Read More

washi tape copy Black and White Cupcakes

A black and white wedding sounds so perfect when you are planning. Easy even. LBDs for the bridesmaids, all-white bouquets, it’s simple.  But then you get to the cake.  And if you are a black and white purist and the... Read More

01-collage We Love: Cashmere Accessories

Everybody has their go-to thing when they want a little comfort. For some it may involve a pint of Chunky Monkey, others might hit the spa for a little lavender wrap. Me? I pull out the cashmere. Because nothing says... Read More

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Sometimes you have friends and family that love your registry. They keep to it. No random gifts in equally random colors and styles.  And that, my friends, is the definition of registry success. But for most couples, you should probably... Read More

cupcake topper copy Show a Little Love with Heart Details

Right now it seems like every grocery and department store is covered with bright red hearts. And I’m totally okay with that.  Hearts are just so much fun.  Especially on your wedding day, a celebration of love, hearts can be... Read More

slider2 Wedding Whims: Paper Rosettes and Bright Bouquets

Sarah: Pink and coral is such a cheerful color combo! Anne: These bright colors and fun accents definitely have me thinking of spring. Is winter over yet? Anne:  I love the options and visual setup of this reception bar! Sarah:... Read More

board Different Purples for Your Wedding

Okay, I’m just going to say it: I don’t like Pantone’s choice of Radiant Orchid. As much as I love a purple, I think there are so many more shades that are more universally flattering and appealing than this one.... Read More

aruba Find Travel Inspiration in Our New E-Mag

Need some help deciding what sunny beach would be perfect for your destination wedding or honeymoon?  Head on over to our new e-mag!  There you will find all sorts of beautiful wedding inspiration, including a fantasy-worthy travel section. Start... Read More