Guest count: 8.
I see a lot of weddings. Some are big some are small, some are really emotional, some are just big parties. This one was perfect. I had the opportunity to do flowers for this beautiful couple and their wedding, where they had just their six most important guests join them. At Sunstone Winery they had an incredibly beautiful ceremony performed by a shaman, and then they feasted on a delicious 12 course meal lit by hundred of candles lining the stone patio. It was romantic and warm and I feel lucky to have been a able to provide flowers for it.
Photos by John and Joseph Photography
Finally blogging these photos from a spring collaboration for once wed.
It is really hard to pick a favorite flower, near impossible to commit to one.
I don’t commit to one very favorite, but I’ll commit to a top 5, lilac is in there somewhere.
There is nothing quite like the scent of a lilac, I want to eat them. Next year I am committed to make some lilac syrups so that I can incorporate the flavor into my cooking, anyone have any good recipes or tricks for cooking with lilac flavor or making syrups?
Photos: Rylee Hitchner
Table styling and invitiation: Martha Hatfield
Desserts: Eat Noisette
Because they are going wild on the internet this week I thought I would repost some flower beard photos from a fun afternoon collaboration a couple years back with Carissa Gallo and my husband David.
I’m cracking up reading some of the articles being written about flower beards…no hipsters aren’t actually really wearing these out in real life, and no, you shouldn’t wear them at your wedding. Sorry.
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