Melissa + Brendan

It was such a joy working with Brendan and Melissa and their amazing families as they planned their Chicago wedding while living in New York. The gorgeous pair got married at the breath taking St. James Chapel and had their reception at the chic and modern theWit Hotel. Guests enjoyed cocktails on the hotel’s rooftop… Read more »


Gold Leaf Easter Eggs

I was so in love with how my gold leaf ornaments turned out over the holidays, I decided to apply the same technique to some eggs for a little Easter glam. You can get a refresher on the instructions here– simply swap out ornaments for eggs and voila! Take it a step further and dye your… Read more »


Gold Leaf Ornaments

It’s no secret I love gold. From jewelry to home decor and everything in between, I love it for an accent of glam. There is endless inspiration online of furniture re-dos, gold spray paint makeovers and gold leaf projects…After my pretty pearl wreath, I decided to try out a little gold leaf love and made… Read more »


Gold and Gifted

You may have seen some of my favorite gold goodies on The CHICago Life Blog earlier this week. I’ve added to my list of favorites– just in time for some last minute holiday shopping! It’s not too late to grab one of these golden gifts before Christmas! And BONUS: Not a thing here costs more than… Read more »