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Monthly Archives: June 2009

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Lexi’s glamorous wedding at the Hotel Del Coronado

A fairy tale wedding for a princess bride. Lexi looked dazzling and so glamorous on her wedding day.  This wedding was fit for a celebrity.  When I first met with Lexi and her Mother Cindy, their vision was  over the top glamorous.  We focused on the soft color palette mixing with the gold tones.  A […]

Mandy and Scott Beach Wedding part 3

Many of the Hotel Del Coronado ballrooms are filled with rich history and elegant crown chandeliers.  The intimate Coronet Ballroom was perfect for a wedding of 100 guests.   {Platinumpro} provided an elegant white dance floor and fuchsia uplighting to reflect the color of this wedding.   Guests entered the ballroom filled with floating candles, hanging crystals, […]

Mandy and Scott wedding Part 2

Welcome back to part 2 of Mandy and Scott’s Wedding.  The Ceremony took place on South Beach at the Hotel Del Coronado.  One of the very few ‘on the sand’ Beach venue in California.  Being a Southern California girl, I’m all about the sun and sand.  I thoroughly enjoyed designing in a natural surrounding.  The […]

Mandy and Scott’s Beach wedding: Part 1

Mandy and Scott traveled from Arizona with 90 of their guests to celebrate their nuptials on the sands of Hotel del Coronado.  Vivid colors are definitely the theme for this wedding.  Mandy wanted the deep bright Fuchsia mixed with granny smith apple green and a touch of yellow.  Wow!  I love that!  I was like […]

Versailles Wedding photo shoot for Exquisite Magazine

I posted the photos from my humble little camera of the tablescape for Exquisite Weddings Magazine.  But the amazing {Terri Rippee} with her keen eyes for the finest details provided me with these professional images.  Terri was the photographer for the photo shoot which will be on the stands in August.    I thoroughly enjoyed creating […]

Bouquet Monday: Shirley Temple Peonies

She’s so pretty….My personal favorite of the Peonies family.  Shirley Temple Peonies can sometimes open up to 8 inches.  The ruffles are just glorious.  Reminds me of a beautiful full skirt of a bridal gown.  Here wrapped in pretty Pink double satin Midori ribbons.

Exquisite Weddings Photo Shoot ‘Opulent Versailles’

Yesterday we had an eventful day participating in Exquisite Weddings Photo Shoot for their next issue hitting the stands in August.  The day started with light rain, then heavy rain and HAIL!!! can you believe it?  It was hailing in San Diego!  Gratefully we had a market umbrella but I worked on this tablescape drenched […]