#tablescapetuesday Wedding season is officially underway. Let the madness, I mean magic, begin.
All jokes aside, it is pretty amazing getting to be the one person entrusted to make sure a couple’s biggest day is carefree and fun. Even better, often times couples start out as my clients and end up as friends. Watching my former clients begin their life journey together and start families of their own is the ultimate reward. It is probably the best part of the entire experience!
Cheers to all my past, present, and future couples! Thank you for allowing me to be a small part in the big picture. 📸@stefanierussophotography 🌺 @hellogldn 🙌 Tap for more of the superb vendors involved!🎉
It's #TablescapeTuesday!!! This Tuesday we're presenting "Breakfast at Pulp Place!" This is perfect for breakfast and brunch dining! The idea for the citrus garland stemmed from making citrus centerpieces. After seeing the cut fruit on the table we decided it was a go! It's so country and pure, just like our client who absolutely adored it! It also smells divine! We opted for a poly blend white cloth to aid our down home agenda. We chose wood carved chargers, tattered Kate plates and gold faceted flatware to cultivate that good ole' country feel. PURE glassware is a favorite of ours because it has no agenda. We laid out a full flush (red wine, white wine, champagne, and highball for water) because we knew this tablescape would be the talk and toast of the event!
Such a lovely feature on @pacificweddings ❤️ thank you @feasthawaii
Behind every successful brand is a relentless dreamer. Stephani Smith, founder of @garnishcocktails + @setmaui .
I had the honor of directing and styling a narrative shoot of Steph, which is featured today on @pacificweddings
Beautifully captured by @melialucida , it’s a visual ode to Steph’s creative process and includes secret ingredients to two of her drinks.
BLUSHING PINKS and ruby reds paired with pounded gold accents made this tablescape work beautifully! Always encouraging when the design comes together better than you imagined!
#ElenaDamy l Event Design
@rebeccayale l Photography
@chilenobaycabo l Location
It may not have been for Harry and Meghan's big day, but we think this gorgeous tablescape for Reliable Roofing was fit for royalty!
Floral Design: @gardenonthesquare 💐
Himalayan salt block #seatingcards 💫. I mean... could this be more GENIUS?!
Thank you for this one ♥️ @eyeswoon ・・・
Whenever I create, I challenge myself to get crafty and use unorthodox materials in unique and elevated ways. Here, pink Himalayan sea salts blocks (purchased on Amazon) are used as name cards by writing friends names directly on the salt with a gold pen. Serving double duty, they also made for a brilliant a trivet to rest a piping hot pot upon.
Photo : @selliottphoto
Gauzy Linen : @silkandwillow
Something bright and inspiring for #tablescapetuesday 😍 I love how this ombré chair dining table design uses the chairs for the drama with the matching linens and has a more simple table setting with those slate colored chargers! 🙌🏻
More looking back on some of our favorite events of 2016 ❤️ So much love for this ombré table with @latavolalinen@foundrentals@louloudidesign@paulaleduc featuring our Signature Collection Chargers + Heath Ceramics in Indigo/Slate + Axel Flatware in Matte 24k Gold/Black + Chloe 24k Gold Rimmed Stemware + Black Enamel Salt Cellars 📷: @joel.studioemp #🍽
#tuesdaytip for table setting.. Do NOT buy table settings for 150+ guests!! I know it seems VERY tempting, the rental prices are similar to purchasing online and you’ll just resell them later, right? No, not likely, unless you know a caterer who’s looking to expand their rental inventory. What you also need to consider is what’s included, your purchased ones won’t include delivery and pick up from your venue, extras in case of breakage and most importantly WASHING & storage!! You do not want to put the task of washing & carrying out 150+ settings of plates, silverware & glassware on your friends & family. TRUST ME, at midnight that’s the last thing anyone wants to be doing and it won’t be done gently. Part of the fun of designing your tables scape is going to the rental companies & catering tastings and getting hands on with their MANY, MANY choices of plates, glasses & all the good extras!! BONUS TIP: Don’t be afraid to mix patterns & colors!!
I love antique silver, it’s timeless, it tells a story, it has history and it looks beautiful in any setting.
I took my old silver and used as my center pieces without flowers, They just stood alone Holding their own space as center pieces.
As I write this I’m thinking hmmm holding space, how do I hold my space In my own life? Am I the center piece of my own life or does everything dance around me or do i dance around everything? These will be thoughts to ponder on for today.. .. How to i hold space. Funny how deeper thoughts come to mind when being creative. Sometimes the simple act of setting a table opens a creative space.
Creative Space.. it’s when we allow ourselves to be creative, and allow that space into our lives, that’s when maybe our mind is actually clear to let a bigger picture in.
Hmm that was a mind full. .
Being happy doesn't mean everything needs to be perfect.
Being happy means that you've decided to love yourself for your imperfections and see the beauty in yourself. It means that you have chosen to see what makes you uniquely you and that is AWESOME. ❌⭕️❌⭕️ Darviny 🕉 I'm inviting you to join my private Facebook group for more inspiration, love, mindset and imperfections! See you there ☮️☮️☮️ #gofinding#homegoods@homegoods#tablescapetuesday
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Table Tuesday!! Don't wait for a special occasion to set a table or to invite a special friend over ... make every day count .. So take out your China and have a party 🎉 .
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For #tablescapetuesday, I couldn’t resist this classic blue and white 💙. I’m loving the woven chargers too - perfect for alfresco dining. Find this setting, as well as a few other spring table settings on the blog!