September, 2014


Get in the academic spirit with bold red hues & classic checkered prints.

above (clockwise, from top left): a sweater-glad groom steals a moment alone with his sweetheart; schoolhouse-red type makes a bold statement on a classic ivory invitation; burlap trim & playful pennants bring a touch of country charm to a buttercream confection; a very-berry boutonniere completes a dapper groomsman ensemble.


Ring the bell! Beat the back to school blues with this week’s wedding inspiration, where plaid-print textures & classroom finds become delightful diy details. Capturing the best of timeless preppy chic, this palette is chock full of a-plus style.


Calling all Northeast wedding & hospitality pros: you are invited to participate in "Grow", a branding and marketing summit like no other!

Next Tuesday and Wednesday, October 7th and 8th pack your bags for "Brand Camp" coming to Portland, ME. A combination of inspirational lectures, networking mixers and educational workshops, this conference aims to inspire. From new entrepreneurs to industry vets seeking the next step, this event offers a little something for everyone.  

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Simplicity with a dash of sunshine had this Colorado couple saying “I do!”

Dave Bigler Photos & Films - Bigler Bridal Tips Video: The Wedding Singer! Should You Have Live Music at Your Wedding?

Your wedding is a unique moment in your life when loved ones from near and far gather to celebrate–ensure a non-stop party for all ages with the perfect live entertainment.


Simply Beautiful Events simply speaks for itself. Owner and designer Kelli Berg brings her seasoned skill anywhere across Western & Upstate New York for custom-curated celebrations and perfectly styled soirees. For impeccable attention to detail and wedding day design, this team vows to bring your special day dream to life, whether you’re seeking full event planning or month-prior attention—grand gala affairs and quaint homespun nuptials alike call for this pro's precision of planning and fresh eye for enchantment.

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Inspired by their lakeside setting, Missy & RJ crafted a timeless waterfront soiree that captured the essence of upscale elegance.


Happy Wedding Wednesday Brides & Grooms! Give your special day a dose of tasty sparkle with this week’s Bridal Booty. We’re giving away a set of glamourous & delicious candies from Sugarfina.


Down-home character meets countryside delights in this week’s Farm Charm Inspiration from our Upstate NY favorites.

above (clockwise, from top left): toasty shades of burnt orange & crimson enliven a classic bouquet of callas, hydrangea & garden roses; newlyweds cozy up on a bed of crisp foliage; petite pine cones trim a birch bark cake; seasonal farm stand veggies frame a rustic-chic dessert bar.


Hop on the bandwagon to happily ever after! A warm palette of fall-inspired neutrals, homespun decor & baked-with-love treats channel the spirit of a brisk evening hayride beneath the gently falling leaves. Turn to hand-hewn textures & farm-found treasures to craft an atmosphere that is pure country chic. above (clockwise, from top left): bold blooms & berries trim a simply naked cake; out to dry–an elegant gown awaits it's walk down the aisle; a mangolia leaf boutonniere perfectly complements a country gentleman's burlap pocket square; ring the bell for dinner!