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Entries from March 2008

Destination Friday’s

March 28th, 2008 · 3 Comments

The Raffles Resort-Canouan Island, St. Vincents, provides the perfect location for a fairy tale destination wedding. The beautiful three square mile island features secluded white sand beaches , surrounded by one of the world’s largest coral reefs.    A little something for everyone, the Jim Fazio designed par 72 golf course offers sweeping views of the northern Grenadines. […]

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Personalize Your Ceremony

March 26th, 2008 · 1 Comment

The bride grew up on West Point Island at the Jersey Shore and the groom lives in Bradenton Florida. They wanted to personalize their ceremony by representing a place they both cherish, the beach. The bride collected sand from the ocean in New Jersey, the groom from the beach in Bradenton. They purchased three glass bottles. Two […]

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Things I Love

March 24th, 2008 · 6 Comments

 The blog is a wonderful forum for me to share ideas, photographs and concepts of things I simply love. These things may already have found a home in someone’s design or be thumb tacked to my cork-board or sitting in my inspiration file for the future. Whatever category these things fit into, it is something that inspires me and I am excited […]

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Magical Manhattan Rooftops

March 21st, 2008 · 12 Comments

In a city as busy as Manhattan, finding a quiet place for a wedding or rehearsal dinner is a bit like finding a needle in a haystack. Two venues I love are Top of the Rock and 620 Fifth Avenue. You feel like you are floating in the sky. 620 Fifth Avenue for a ceremony and […]

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Mercury Glass

March 18th, 2008 · 2 Comments

A timeless texture has hit the flower runway from votive candles to vases. Mercury glass is the new black! One of my favorite aspects of this silvery glass is it’s unique ability to morph with whatever color it is paired with. Below are 4 gorgeous photographs, each illustrating a different color story achieved simply through lighting and […]

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