The Secret Garden Tea Party

Secret Garden in Manito Park

Guest Contributer: Lina Kukharsky Lina is one of two sisters behind Bloom & Design, a floral, design, and photography company. Visit her website here. A styled photoshoot with a twist on the Secret Garden with Alice in Wonderland. This shoot was meant to bring inspiration and ideas for any event including themed parties, bridal parties, engagement parties, and ultimately weddings! We teamed up with a few of our local vendors to make this dream come to life. It was magical! The mossy elements set the mood for a whimsical mystery and a pop of colorful flowers brought the table to …

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Mad Hatter Baby

Combining sophistication and whimsy is an art form.  You don’t want the event to be too stuffy and you also don’t want it to feel like you’ve stepped into a cartoon.  Whether it’s incorporating a cheeky detail or seeing the theme through the end, this combination can lead to spectacular results.  Take for instance today’s mama-to-be.  From the moment she found out she was pregnant, Natasha implemented her fairytale style in all things baby.  And with a Mad Hatter themed baby shower, she clearly has brought her whimsical game.  Photographer Krystal Zaskey breaks down all the fabulous details: This baby shower …

Santa Fe Tea Party

  Sometimes opposites attract… and make for some gorgeous wedding decor!  Lovebirds Maura and Brandon hail from very different areas of the United States.  Maura was raised in the historic landscape of the East Coast, while Brandon grew up in the aired desserts of the Southwest.  So when these two decided to get married, they wanted to integrate both their upbringings into the festivities.  Bride Maura gives us all the detail behind this unique wedding: Being that I am from the East Coast and grew up in a Victorian home, but I met my amazing husband in the beautiful southwest. So …