Category Archives: Unique Ideas

Unique Ideas: Zara for Summer Bridesmaids Dresses

Every time I head to San Fransisco or New York, I always swing by Zara International. They have beautifully designed clothes and for  such a reasonable price! Recently, I was checking out their dresses online and found some that would be perfect bridesmaids, in an outdoor summer wedding. They aren’t actually bridesmaid dresses, which is [...]
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Masks in Weddings Feature on Cake & Pictures!

Favorite Things | Wedding Masks MONDAY NOVEMBER 1ST Recently, I’ve seen a strong presence of masks in today’s weddings.  When I think of masks, I immediately think of Halloween and the theatre.  Masks, although frequently used for entertainment purposes, have had a strong presence throughout history, dating as far back as the Stone Ages where [...]
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Vow Renewal Love on Style Me Pretty!

So excited to have my very own vow renewal posted on www.stylemepretty.com today! Thanks to the amazing vendors that made it such a beautiful memory including www.josevilla.com, www.joelserratofilms.com, www.MindyRice.com, www.ybarramusic.com, www.enjoycupcakes.com, and www.roblarwinery.com! If you have ever even considered renewing your vows, hopefully this will help convince you to do it! I can’t recommend it [...]
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I Love this Emergency Kit..for the Bride and the Groom!!

These great wedding day emergency kits from http://www.mymojuba.com/ come with it all! I love the name, but what does it mean you ask?? According to the site, mojuba is a “bag of magic that brings joy and happiness”. I love it! The bride’s kit comes with everything from advil to these fabulous items, just to [...]
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Falling in Love With Fall!

It’s the first day of my favorite season…Autumn! Or as I called it growing up, Fall. This morning I am flooded with memories of jumping into piles of leaves, the smell of cider in the air, home-made apple and pumpkin pies, caramel apples, warm sweaters, warm colors…I love this time of the year! Inspired by [...]
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Wine and Cupcakes! I must be dreaming!

I finally met the lovely Amber Joy Vander Vliet (love that name!) and her husband, Kevin, at their “sweet” little bakery Enjoy! Cupcakes (www.enjoycupcakes.com) located in the Saarlook & Sons wine tasting “house” in Los Olivos last week. I have been meaning to go and meet her personally since my vow renewal when I called [...]
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Craigslist for Events!

Okay Brides, Grooms and Industry Professionals out there…I have just learned about a very smart, cool website called http://www.eventleftovers.com/ where you can buy and sell new or gently used wedding or event items such as candles, floral containers, decor, catering supplies, etc! The beautiful containers above (they have 15 available of the white and 6 [...]
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Flip Flops for Weddings!

The photo above is from a beautiful blog I checked out: http://pumpkinpye13.googlepages.com/ showing one way you can present these to your guests. She displayed them near the dance floor with a sign on the basket “Dancing Shoes”. Another sign idea is “For Your Comfort”. Below are a few of the Metallic Colors, which I love [...]
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Photographer Katee Grace Offers Contest For Brides To Be!

Dear Bride to be…. All couples have unique, beatiful, and special love stories, yours included. So with that said, I would love to hear yours! How did the two of you meet? What makes your heart race about your soul mate? What are you most looking forward to about marrying the love of your life [...]
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Ring Pillows

Well, after doing a piece on flower girl baskets, I thought it would be a good idea to showcase some beautiful ring pillows that I found on http://www.etsy.com/ by http://www.emicibridal.com/. Marie Conrad, the head designer for Emici Bridal contacted me recently to show me some of her work and I was so impressed by her [...]
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