Graham + Fran

It’s hard to put into words how full of love and life Graham and Fran are. They are two of the most adorable and most thoughtful people I have ever met. Their energy is contagious; the kind you just can’t wait to be around again. Their souls are so inspired, so creative; and overflowing with… Read more »


Pantone’s 2014 Color of The Year

As with every December, Pantone has just released it’s color of the year for 2014. Drum roll please… Radiant Orchid! This sweet and relaxing shade is a soft and inviting, calm and joyful and if I do say so myself, a nice change of pace from it’s recent predecessors; Tangerine Tango and Emerald respectively. I… 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 »


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 »


Stylish Scarves

Trend Alert: Stylish Scarves! Head scarves have become a new favorite accessory. From the runways to celebrities, in boutiques and on bold fashionistas everywhere, scarves are growing in popularity. In recent months, they have also made their debut in the bridal world.  Perhaps with a little help from the rising trend of 1920’s themed weddings,… 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 »


Fashion Love: Bows!

It’s no secret I love a good bow. I find them to be a perfect accessory and my closet is full of them. This weekend, my mom and I attended the incredible Impressionism, Fashion and Modernity exhibit at The Art Institute. The internationally acclaimed exhibition is the first to uncover the relationship between art and… Read more »


Event Styling on BBB

I am so honored to be featured on Brides, Bubbles and Bliss today! Commonly referred to as “BBB”, Brides, Bubbles and Bliss is an online blogazine that features high fashion, bridal and lifestyle inspiration. BBB first launched as an annual bridal event in 2009 and has grown to be one of the hottest events in the… Read more »