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Archive for the ‘Weddings’ Category

Pamela Love Wedding
August 6, 2012 | Celebrity, Weddings

It was a bohemian wedding for jewelry designer Pamela Love and illustrator Matthew Nelson in Montauk earlier this summer.  The ceremony and reception took place at the retro-chic hotel and restaurant Ruschmeyer’s for a small group of guests including fellow designers Rogan Gregory and Eddie Borgo. reported on all…
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sea urchin

A pale pink sea urchin shell filled with a miniature green airplant is a precious combination.  These planters are perfect for a summer party with a nautical theme. We imagine a cluster of them mixed in with candles decorating a table runner.  They would also make for charming little party…
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kate moss wedding
October 19, 2011 | Celebrity, Weddings

This summer the picturesque and quaint town of Southrop, a small village in the Cotswolds, was overwhelmed with supermodels, celebrities, rockstars and fashion designers, who arrived in droves for the wedding of Kate Moss and Jamie Hince.  The romantic country wedding took place in a 12th century village church with…
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Royal China Party Favor
April 21, 2011 | Celebrity, Weddings

With less than 10 days left, the whole world seems to be buzzing about The Royal Wedding.  British celebrities David and Victoria Beckham, Sir Elton John and Guy Ritchie have all made the invite list to the lavish affair, which is rumored to have a floral budget of nearly 1…
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sun crystals
November 4, 2009 | Eco-Chic Entertaining, Weddings

The traditional Town Hall wedding with a new green twist.  Hosted by Sun Crystals, a new sweetener that marries (get it!?) stevia and sugar cane, couples were invited to Foley Square in downtown Manhattan (conveniently located in front of the Marriage Bureau) to take part in the Sun Crystals Sweet…
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August 27, 2009 | Etsy Finds, Weddings

A little bit of whimsy can be added to your table setting with these delicate handcrafted paper creations.  The collection by Timeless Paper consists of menus, napkin rings and table cards in the shape of butterflies, peacocks and flowers.  Place cards are cleverly designed to perch on the rim of…
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Bella Figura

It seems that all of us are crazy for sample sales and, if you love letterpress stationery, this one should definitely not be missed. Bella Figura, one of our favorite stationers (who produces exquisite and eco-friendly invitations), is hosting an online sale of their design samples starting today.  All proceeds…
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celadon arrangement

Beauty without boundaries.  That is the mantra of floral design company, Celadon & Celery, and its founder, Bess Wyrick, who is quickly becoming the eco-chic darling of the events scene. Often described as unexpected with a modern twist, Wyrick’s floral event designs are rustic, elegant and often enlivened with playful…
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Green wedding planning just got a heck of a lot easier.  Created by Meghan Meyers, WedVert, the leading green wedding destination online, teamed up with designers in a range of fields to create a stunning (and exhaustive) wedding collection called VERT. At their New York launch party, VERT featured a…
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A trip to Paris wouldn’t be complete without a visit to a haute pâtisserie for macarons.  Those obsessed with the delicate French cookie can now satisfy their cravings at Paulette Macarons, a chic pastry shop located in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles. Paulette Koumetz and her award-winning chef, Christophe Michalak, have…
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flying pig

Looking for an unconventional gift for a chocolate lover? The latest creation by Katrina Markoff, founder of Vosges Haut-Chocolat, combines the unlikely flavors of applewood smoked bacon and milk chocolate in an even more unexpected form – a flying pig. Originally created as a wedding favor for her friend’s nuptials,…
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If hiring a sommelier feels a little too snooty for your taste, then why don’t you try a Swirl-ette? Founded by Anu Karwa, Swirl Events is a full service wine tasting company that brings everything from the hand-selected wines to the perfectly paired cheeses and chocolates, Riedel glasses and trained…
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