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Cakes and Sweets

Thinking Outside The Box : Your Cake

November 21, 2011

There are so many different aspects to planning a wedding. One of the most fun and delicious parts of planning a wedding is choosing your cake. From the design to the tasting, this is one thing on your “to do” list that you should look forward to! There are several things to think about when planning your cake’s design. Start by thinking about the shape of your cake. Do you prefer round, square, or something unique like a spiral or starburst design? Colors are an important aspect of your cake’s design. Simply using your chosen wedding colors is not your only option! Is there a pattern or design that inspired these colors in the first place? Will you choose a delicate white cake with little flowers or a bold patterned cake that would rival the craziest of Missoni prints?

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Cake sources – Martha Stewart Weddings // Maggie Austin Cake  // Susan Stripling Photography // Pink Cake Box

 

For the Guys

Groom Style – Pattern Play

October 27, 2011

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Newsflash: All grooms do not have to wear the go-to black suit/tuxedo. Although it is a classic and you really can’t go wrong with black – there are plenty of options out there to show off your personal style & personality.  Also, don’t be scared to pair patterns together, it gives men a masculine & sophisticated look (think Mad Men).

item 001: MARC by Marc Jacobs Roy Plaid Suit Jacket

item 002: Alexander McQueen Checked Suit Jacket

item 003: ASOS Slim Checked Suit Jacket

item 004: United Arrows Polka Dot Bow Tie 

item 005: Proper Cloth Classic Gingham Shirt 

item 006: John Varvatos Check Cotton Shirt

item 007: Berg&Berg Squares Pocket Square

item 008: Berg&Berg Paisley Pocket Square

item: 009: Steven Alan Bow Tie

item010: ASOS Intarsia Knitted Tie

item 011: E. Tautz Broken Herringbone Tie

item 012: Rag & Bone Window Pane Tie