Hawaii vs Ireland – A Hawaiian themed wedding in an Irish Castle

I got a fairly desperate phone call one evening from Mariah and her mother a few years ago. The planning for her destination Irish castle wedding from Hawaii just wasn’t going well. Time differences, cultural differences and simply not being sure what they wanted or could have was starting to stress this normally very relaxed […]

The Top Table

michellejustmarry ver my years of planning weddings, couples are staying further away from the long top table with all of their guests looking at them and I have to say I don’t blame them. Who wants 100 people looking at you while you eat your soup? And the most uncomfortable way to have a conversation […]

Fruits and Flowers

Fruit adds a flavorful twist to floral arrangements {say that 10 times fast!} and I am so much loving them right now. Maybe it’s the summer in full blooming and fruitful swing but the added texture juicy color and scent of adding fresh herbs and fruit just screams summer and adds that botanic feel I […]

Vintage Botanicals

Before the days of photographs, plants, flowers and fruits were documented and studied from hand drawings, paintings and prints of botanical flowers creating stunning artworks. They did bugs and insects too but, though interesting, I’m not going to show you those. They were striking representations and we still see copies of them today. Right now […]

White Printing

Have you noticed it? Did it evolve from Chalkboards? {source} Maybe began with embossed letterpress? {source} How ever this trend evolved it’s beautiful and it’s on trend. It’s white printing or white calligraphy. {source} Now that I’ve mentioned it I bet you realize you have seen it everywhere. It looks so cool doesn’t it? Done […]