Archive for Tag: Flowers

May 02, 2013

Mardi Gras Bridal Shower Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This Mardi Gras party was styled by Seri from Little Miss Party Planner for her friend’s bridal shower. Her friend is getting married in New Orleans so Mardi Gras was a perfect theme. Guests dined on mac -N- cheese croquettes, oyster po-boy’s, grilled shrimp, mini chicken and waffles and gumbo tumblers.  Sweet treats on the dessert table included mini king cakes, masquerade shaped sugar cookies, candy beads, chocolate ganache bites and donuts. We love the…
August 09, 2011

Cherry Blossom Branch Tutorial

By: Amy Atlas, in DIY and Templates, Great Finds
A few weeks ago, we featured this table from Susana of citrusandorange.  We fell in love with the beautiful clay peony flowers that were created by Diane from DK Designs of Hawaii. Diane has shared her exquisite craft of creating clay florals on the Martha Stewart Show and today she is sharing her craft here with you.  Diane is going to give you all an exclusive tutorial on how to create her cherry blossoms.  …
July 19, 2011

Sweet Baby Shower Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
The ladies from Spaceship and Laserbeams have done it again.  Stephanie sent us these photos of a beautiful baby shower that she threw for her one of her best friends.  It was a small, intimate party for some of her closest friends.  The mama to be is a designer herself, so Stephanie felt the pressure to make it sophisticated and stylish.  Sophisticated and Stylish…..check!  The theme of the party was “Our Precious Gift” and naturally,…
May 31, 2011

What Inspires Me: Flowers

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, Behind The Scenes
We’re starting a new series today called “What Inspires Me.”  In this series, you’ll get a peek of what gets me excited when I’m looking for inspiration.  As you will see as this series unfolds, inspiration for me can come from anywhere. Today we’re starting with flowers.  Let’s face it…who isn’t inspired from a gorgeous bouquet of flowers? They can brighten anyone’s day.  Living and working close to New York City’s flower district provides a…
September 25, 2009

Flower Pins by Linda and Harriet

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds
I’ve been a fan of Linda and Harriet custom letterpress invitations for some time, but I recently discovered their charming flower pins and I adore them! Not only can you wear these flower pins should you be sporting a Carrie Bradshaw look, but you can also use them for wrapping gifts, creating garlands, embellishing cakes…the possibilities are really endless. I’ll be ordering these soon for decorating a shower…the client loves flowers and these will add…
August 04, 2009

Floral Umbrellas from Renny and Reed

By: Amy Atlas, in Uncategorized
I live in New York City and every time I pass by Renny and Reed, I am blown away by the floral umbrella masterpieces that they showcase in front of their floral boutique. Their floral umbrellas are a sidewalk signature on Park Avenue, and every season the floral experts at Renny and Reed create something whimsical and eye-catching for New Yorkers to appreciate. This season, Renny and Reed have created gorgeous pink floral umbrellas made…