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Entries from June 2008

Destination Friday – It’s a Wrap

June 27th, 2008 · 5 Comments

For a recent wedding in Nantucket the reception was held in a beautiful tent erected close to the beach. The theme was “Great Gatsby” by the sea. Dove gray is the hottest color going this season and so of course we used it to drape the ceiling of the tent.  Getting the scaffolding into position [...]

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Destination Friday – Going to the Chapel

June 20th, 2008 · No Comments

Last week I posted about the rehearsal dinner for our Nantucket wedding. This week I am excited to share some behind the scenes shots for Destination Friday of the ceremony preparations at the First Congregational Church. If you climb the church tower you will find the finest views on the island, not to mention they ring the bells when [...]

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It’s A Shore Thing

June 18th, 2008 · 4 Comments

My family has always spent summers at the shore so it was only natural that my cousin, Rebecca and her now husband Ed have their wedding there. And since the sea and shore were always so important to our family, we wanted to incorporate it into as many aspects of the design as possible. The candy station [...]

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Destination Fridays-Nantucket & the Straight Wharf

June 15th, 2008 · 5 Comments

The Straight Wharf is the quintessential Nantucket restaurant for a rehearsal dinner or small wedding reception. Imagine calling “central casting” and asking for the perfect New England dining spot with great food and great service. Operator “12″ would politely respond- “Good news Michelle-there is this place called the Straight Wharf Restaurant.” Below is the view from the back porch [...]

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The Bride’s Bouquet-Don’t be afraid of color!

June 6th, 2008 · 3 Comments

This late summer- early fall inspired bouquet uses bold color, crab apples, yarn and satin ribbon. Perfect for the bride who is inspired by bold color! This pink an white beauty is the perfect bouquet for the bride who wants to off-set her dress with some color. In addition to pink majolica roses and pink [...]

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