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Entries from July 2009

Simple Elegance

July 14th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Simple elegance can be very tough because it has to be done right. There is a fine line between being understated and making sure you make an impact. For me that is achieved through repetition of design. This is a beautiful example of an elegant and impactful design. A monogrammed detail on the bouquet. An abundance of flowering branches [...]

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Abby Ross Photography

July 7th, 2009 · 1 Comment

On every project we meet and work with talented vendors. This spring I worked with Abby Ross, a Florida based photographer and think she is a real hot shot. Five hundred peonies, three planners, and two designers later we packed up and shipped out to Harbour Island for a quintissential island wedding.  For Inspiration Tuesday I thought it [...]

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Inspiration Rome!

July 3rd, 2009 · 1 Comment

One of the greatest pleasures of traveling is being exposed to other cultures and of course…. architecture. One of the many things my father and I shared was a love, or perhaps an obsession of architecture. In Rome  there were beautiful works of art all over. From sculptures to paintings, art was a big part in Roman culture.Unlike the [...]

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A Wedding in Rome!

July 1st, 2009 · 1 Comment

In August we are doing a wedding in Rome. I just returned from the site inspection and over the next few posts I am going to share my thoughts and inspirations with you. There is no more magnificent city than Rome~you could get lost for days. Below is the church for the ceremony. Can you [...]

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