couture korea

‘Hanbok‘ is the name for traditional Korean clothing and in modern Korea are typically worn for special occasions such as holidays and weddings. Korean fashion houses (like Hanbok Lynn – pictured below) are combining influences from traditional Korean culture with art, music, and international fashion to create fabulous couture looks. Seriously, I can’t get enough […]

bhldn

For those of you out there who are Anthropologie fans you’ve probably heard about their parent company’s bridal line BHLDN (pronounced ‘beholden’). The initial line premiered online on Valentines Day in 2011, and I’ve been a fan ever since. So frankly, it’s about time I dedicated a post to this lovely store. All of the […]

jane eyre

This is a fan requested board from Gloria and Vanessa – I hope you both enjoy it! Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte ┬áis one of my favorite novels, and recently one of my favorite movies. Some of the atmosphere from the novel (and movie) that I tried to include are the Yorkshire moors with its […]

wintery pinks {guest post}

Today’s guest post is the exciting second chapter of aspiring romance novelist Cristina’s new book. Miss chapter one? Click here to read it! Chapter 2 Will stared out at the Chicago skyline from the big conference room windows tuning out the chatter of his two coworkers. He was taking a few moments to admire the […]

grey chalk

Customized chalk lettering is all the rage for weddings right now. Incorporate chalk lettering into your wedding invitations, wedding portraits, engagement shoot, signage and decor, and (I love this idea) have guests sign their names and leave you a sweet note in chalk! photo credits: napkins and chalk place setting, succulent boutonnieres, barn wedding reception, […]

wedding portraits

My mother is a fabulous decorator and in one of the guest bathrooms at my parents’ home in Fulshear, Texas (population 816), there are at least 20 vintage photographs in black frames. I find myself being creepy and lurking in the bathroom all the time just taking them in – examining each minute detail of […]