This is the season of the white parties. From engagement parties to bridal showers to birthdays and christenings, I am constantly in pursuit of a elegant white dress for summer festivities. For the occasions, I prefer a dress to separates, because I don’t have to worry about matching the shades of whites. Instead, an elegant white dress is effortless and with added chic accessories to elevate the style, can make a statement.
I got the idea for this Butterfly Garden bridal shower theme from my good friend and sis’s, Think Poppy, bridal shower. The decor was so stunning that I decided to re-interpret the look for bridesmaids who are inspired to re-create their own butterfly gardens for their lovely brides. If you’re looking for more bridal shower inspiration check here, here, here and here.
This super sweet bridal shower theme has me searching for almond milk to wash down the sugar. I love elevated child themes. Typically, this theme would be cute for a baby shower or kid’s birthday, but add some macaroons, cotton candy topped champagne and an effortless cake, you have a sophisticated version of your childhood dreams. Who wouldn’t want to get lost in a Sweets Shoppe? For added fun, DIY an ice cream piñata and fill with department store cosmetics samples. Your friends will thank you for it.
There is something so dramatic yet elegant about both Monstera and Palm leaves. They make a statement without having to tell you. A handful is all you need to set the tone for a tropical affair. Like a Palm Springs themed shower that is bright, refreshing and effortless. But coupled with African influences, Palm Springs is elevated with bold ankara patterns, gilded animals and earthy tones creating a beautiful juxtaposition between airy yet rich.
If you ask any of my friends, they would tell you that I L.O.V.E to create themed parties. From bridal showers to dinner parties, I love a well-curated party where even the details are in harmony. Working in the wedding industry, I’ve learned how to create elegant tablescapes that are both aesthetically pleasing and functional. Now that wedding season has officially started, as well as, all its festivities, it’s time to start decorating. I want to encourage all you bridesmaids out there or those who love to host curated parties to think creatively for your next elegant affair. I’m starting this new series to assist with your creative musings.
The Citrus Seaside theme is your escape to a peaceful coastal experience full of effortless organic luxuries and tangy citrus accents. This theme is for the Wanderlust bride who enjoys spending her summer days on exotic quiet beaches or the Organic bride who enjoys the beauty of nature without much fuss.