In the next few weeks I will begin making decorations for a wedding that I am also in. Sweet Sam will be getting married in October to a man who is wild about brewing. Thus, the inspiration for this wedding is hops and wildflowers. Below is a sampling of the color and inspiration board for styling this rustic wedding.
Hops Bride and Groom Chairs
Two Hearts Met and Something Brewed
A Sunflower Burgandy Bouquet
A Sunflower Arch
Hoppily Ever After
Enjoy the visual buffet seen in this beautiful Indian-inspired wedding of Kimbery and Greg.
Love you Kim and congrats!
(All photos courtesy of Lucie G).
My sister in law recently co-organized and co-hosted an engagement party for one of her dearest friends. Our petite famille was also invited and got to participate in and taste all the yummy goodies and drinks.
The co-hosts wanted everything to be perfect and handmade. It’s all in the details, non?
Today’s awesome things post was intended to be all about fathers gifts and activities, but I quickly got distracted. So, here’s what is catching my eye this week (father’s day and otherwise):
Pop Art for the Pops
Kids Cardboard and Paper DIY Toys
A Party to Aspire To
Greek Summer, here we come
This weekend, I’m heading to good ole Rocky Top Tennessee to visit and celebrate family and relax in the sunshine. What will you be up to this, hopefully, gorgeous weekend?
Easy Fruit Popsicles – yum!
Sometimes you find something so beautiful, it can be nothing else but art.
Trivets! I adore the folksy-looking one in the top left corner.
Gah!!! This is beyond gorgeous. Stop it, just stop it The House that Lars Built and Anthropologie.
1 – Putting two of my favorite things together: linens and watercolor
2 – A no-sew pillow scarf cover
3 – 12 organizing baskets
What do you have your eye on this week?
Here in the mountains of WNC, we’ve been having some beautiful weather, followed by some get-back-in-your-pjs-snuggle-up-and-watch-a-fire kind of nasty weather. If you’ve ever visited Asheville, you know what I’m talking about. The weather here is more indecisive than I am when picking out pretty dresses to wear on a date night. Yeesh.
Nevertheless, we cherish our bright, sunny days here and make the most of it by cramming our evenings and weekends with as many activities a normal person can handle. This past week I:
•Went to the park with little E and my 15 years+ bestie where we had a picnic and played on slides (pictures 2 & 3).
•Celebrated a sweet, special friend’s 28th at some of the best joints in Asheville, including Wicked Weed (where we had beers with a party squid #squidattack) and Ben’s Tune Up (dance party, what-what!) (picture 4).
•Said “a tout à l’heur” (see you later) to one of our favorite double date buddies who are moving to the big city (aka Raleigh) to get real jobs (sorry, Asheville!) with none other than herring, cheese, wine, roasted peppers and pbr (picture 1).
And these pictures don’t even include the triple-trouble birthday party we went to on Saturday where little E got a crack at her first piñata! (There’s a video!)
With all this activity, it’s already feeling like summer when there something happening all.the.time. in Asheville.
Whew! Just thinking about this weekend is tiring me out!
What about you? Are you already obsessing over spring/summer plans? I know I am! ❤