Ruth + Charlie

Ruth and Charlie are so in love. Their happiness together is contagious and I am so grateful I had the opportunity to work with them on their wedding day. Their June affair at the Chicago Botanic Garden was incredible. I absolutely love this venue– it is such a magical and romantic place; full of lush… Read more »


Bridal Trends of 2014

New York’s Bridal Market for 2014 has come to an end and we wanted to share what brides for next season have to look forward to! From traditional appliques, to fashion forward backs and peplums, ivory alternatives, and even some new hemlines, the aisles of 2014 are going to be fabulous!


‘Tis the season!

For peonies of course! Those of you that know me, {or follow me on Instagram} know that I am obsessed with peonies. Obsessed. Something about these gorgeous blooms inspire, excite and uplift me every single time. During this season, my house overflows with fresh peonies each week, and the sweet aroma sends me back to… Read more »


Crazy for Coral.

Perhaps it’s because I just had my first dose of coral charm peonies for the season..but I am crazy about coral right now. In fact, my best friend and I showed up for our date on Saturday with the exact same manicure– Peach Daiquiri by Essie.{Which, if you’re following me on Instagram– you know matched… Read more »


Great Gifts for Mom

It’s hard to believe Mother’s Day is already on Sunday! For those of you still in need of some great gifts for your leading lady, take a peek below for a few of my faves. For the tech savvy, stylish mama and everything in between– these gifts are sure to be a hit! {And because… Read more »


Beautiful Blush!

Spring is underway and we are well into one of the sweetest months of the year. {I’m sure you remember from last week how much I adore this time of year!} With sunny days and warmer months, enters blush, one of the most popular, traditional, and loveliest color choices for the upcoming months’ most special occasions…. Read more »


Sweet Spring

I adore spring.  It’s cheery and sweet, full of life and all about new beginnings. I personally, have been dreaming of spring parties for months. Back in February, I was honored to partner with BHLDN Chicago on their first birthday party with all-star vendors Pistil & Vine, Truffleberry Market and Cream and Flutter. It may have… Read more »