Lauren + Brandon

We’ve all heard couples describe their first meeting “as love at first sight,” and such is the case with Lauren and Brandon. For me.  From the instant I met with them I was in awe of them. Their kindness, their love, their demeanor..I was hooked. They are so sweet, {insanely gorgeous!} and so madly in… Read more »


Pretty Perfect Pumpkins

In honor of our favorite season, we wanted to put together some ideas to make Halloween a little more glamorous. This year trade in your jack o’ lanterns for some pretty pumpkins!  Each look can be incorporated into the perfect holiday decor. Some are easily purchased while others are great for a girls craft night… Read more »


Fall Fashion Trends 2013

Rich colors and new textures all stand out as up and coming trends for this fall. While it’s no doubt that these styles will soon fill our closets; they don’t need to stay in our clothes alone. Translating new trends into event apparel and decor can be a fun way to keep your event stylish… Read more »


Shades of Season’s Change: Week Four

This week’s colors: “Samba” and “Koi” This week’s is the final color pairing of the series so we wanted to make a fabulous fall statement joining the bold hues of Samba and Koi! While either color could certainly stand alone, when paired together, the combination becomes even more dramatic while still remaining fun.  The warm… Read more »


Shades of Season’s Change: Week Three

This Week’s Color: “Acai” Paired with Silver This stunning shade of deep purple is so sophisticated and chic;  it is a perfect color for fall. Acai’s richness is great for formal occasions, especially when accompanied by metallic accents. Though gorgeous on its own, we love this color paired with silver to bump up the glam!… Read more »


Shades of Season’s Change: Week Two

This week’s color: “Carafe” paired with  Ivory This week we are highlighting a fall favorite, Carafe from Pantone’s Fall 2013 Color Report! This sophisticated shade of brown can undoubtedly stand alone however we chose to pair it with a lighter neutral; Ivory. The pairing makes for a softer color palette that is romantic, chic and… Read more »


Fall Fete

It’s hard to believe it’s been a year since BHLDN Chicago’s Fall Fete. What a dream collaboration with the amazing Pistil and Vine.  And those amazing menus on plates from Magnificent Milestones? Obsessed does not even begin to describe my love. I am just dying to host this cozy affair and am re-inspired all over again looking a few… Read more »


Labor Day Celebration

Labor Day is just around the corner and the long weekend is the perfect time for hosting a fabulous get together with close friends and family. This holiday marks a day devoted to resting after a year of hard work; however it also marks the date which was once considered the seasonal cut off for… Read more »


Sips of Summer

Whether it’s a backyard barbecue or a stylish soiree, the beverage being served can be the extra flare to make any party that much more memorable. Summer specifically lends itself to tons of fabulous beverage options, both alcoholic and non, and a cold drink never seems more refreshing than it does at the end of… Read more »


Fabulous Florals

One of the summer fashion trends that has caught my eye is the floral prints that seem to be everywhere you go. The prints are both soft and bold but each style is beautiful. Whether you prefer the sweet and feminine florals or the bold statement patterns both can be integrated easily into your ever… Read more »