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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Renaissance Baronette Spring Styled Shoot 2019

Spring is in the air along with the hustle and bustle of wedding season. We designed our setting with the modern bride in mind along with giving her a sophisticated but elegant tablescape. 

A suite of gorgeous stationery items ties in to compliment our vision.

Above the sage green linen and white embroidered overlay the table was embellished with gold flatware, gold and clear glassware and a white scalloped charger with sage napkin accented with a coral garden rose head to make each guest feel special. A two-toned cookie in white and coral was a sweet surprise!

A two-tier white cake was garnished with floral to compliment our color scheme. 

The large tree is a breathtaking focal point adorned at the base along with hydrangeas, garden roses, spray roses, and silver dollar greenery for a pop of color to share the look of spring with the 2019 pantone color of the year, coral. A variety of different heights of floating candles and votives completed our look.

Photographer: Sam Sarkis Photography
Florist: Flowers by Amore
Venue: Renaissance Baronette
Wedding Planner: You're The Bride
Hair and Makeup: Cecila Kashat / Blush Salon
Dresses: Joy Abendmode Bridal
Cake and Cookies: Renaissance Baronette
Stationery: Michelle's Custom Designs
Model: Samantha 
Spray Tan: Complexion Beauty Spa
Rentals: Modern Art

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Monday, May 13, 2019

A Milestone, Not A Millstone! Different Ways To Mark Your Wedding Anniversary

One of the hallmarks of a happy marriage is, at least from the perspective of the groom, being able to remember
the anniversary! But, as the years tick by, the anniversary can be one of those things that you pay lip service to,
rather than actually celebrating. We all know that there's the Paper Anniversary, the Ruby Anniversary, and the
Diamond Anniversary, not to mention plenty of others, but if you want to mark the occasion, are there any unique
ways you can do it?
Learning A Skill
You wouldn't necessarily think of learning a new skill as essential to mark an anniversary, but if you are both keen
proponents of fine dining, taking a cookery class together is different enough. And, you've got an abundance of
recipes up your sleeves to cook for that romantic meal next year! Or, if you are both fond of the outdoors, going
on a climbing expedition, or learning a practical skill so you can go hiking more means that you're thinking about
activities you can do as a couple. As the years go by, we can tend to do things just to suit our own interests.
By learning a skill, one that you can both benefit from, you're making that conscious decision to spend more time together.
Reliving Your Special Day
You'll always have the big day in the back of your mind, and you'll know roughly what time you cut the cake, when
you had your first dance, and the time you said “I do.” You could find little ways to celebrate these small moments
and incorporate them into your day. Now, you might not want to get back into your wedding dress for the entire day,
but maybe you could repurpose it. Usines Art Ivry is a wedding dress designer that takes old or discarded wedding
dresses and turns them into something else. So you could wear your wedding dress for the day, but it's in the form
of something else. When you're reliving your special day, if you think about the timeline of events, but also have the
same meal you had on your big day, listen to the same music, or even have a little cake cutting ceremony of your own,
it's a unique way to honor that special day.
A Second Honeymoon?
Maybe you didn't have much of a honeymoon first time around because you didn't have the budget, and it's worth thinking
about as every milestone approaches that you can finally have the honeymoon that you wanted. Or maybe it's time to go
back to that special place where you had an amazing honeymoon. Of course, duties tend to get in the way of marking the
milestone, but if you can get away for a few days and see more of the place where you went on your honeymoon, you're
able to bring back old memories of your first honeymoon, but add exciting new ones to it as well.

It's not always easy to mark your wedding anniversary, but likewise, you don't want to be neglecting it either! Think about marking the occasion in your own unique way.

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

Give The Gift of Jewelry

Are you struggling with gift ideas for you Mom since Mother’s Day is right around the corner or someone else special in your life? Maybe it’s your friend, sister, bridesmaid, child or grandma that you need to select a memorable gift for.  Check out a wide variety of gift ideas from the collection at Name Necklace including bar name necklaces, monogram necklaces, bracelets, earrings, rings, charms, lockets and much more. 

You can order personalized jewelry in sterling silver, gold and platinum plated silver metal to fit every taste and style. The possibilities are endless and there is something on for everyone on your gift list. Everything is affordably priced and each piece is super thick offering high quality.  You can choose initials monogram, first name, lettering type, metal and stones based on your preferences for your loved ones. These pieces will compliment anything in your wardrobe and will be sure to noticed by everyone.

They also offer personalized wallets, custom dog tags, custom photo key chains, personalized watches, family tree necklaces and custom cufflinks. Some of these items would be perfect for you bridal party gifts!

Name Necklace offers secure online orders and free shipping nationwide along with 99 day returns if you are not completely satisfied. Be sure to bookmark their site for all your gift giving needs.   

Superior customer service representatives are available to answer any of your questions Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. EST as you place your order. 

You can have confidence knowing that your order is being produced by designers that truly care about each unique piece they craft.

Turn around time on orders vary based on which piece you order but take approximately 3-5 days to handcraft in addition whichever shipping method you use. Expedited and Urgent shipping are offered when you need your item fast.

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Saturday, May 4, 2019

Belle Isle ~ Engagement Proposal

Sahil contacted us the week of to plan an engagement proposal that week for his soon-to-be-fiance'. We were excited to take this on and be part of  his journey to ask for his sweetheart, Dhruma's hand in marriage.

Aahhh so exciting!!! 

 The sounds provided by violinist Rodney page were so romantic as the couple walked towards the  picturesque location on Belle Isle

The moment!

Sahil put together this memory board to present to his now bride-to-be.

She said yes!

So exciting watching this happen and I couldn't wait to congratulate them after!

A beautiful dinner for two at Andiamo on the Riverfront.

Oh that gorgeous ring!


 Photography by Derek Cookson Photography
Violinist: Rodney Page
Planning: You're The Bride and huge thank you to my nephew Marco for helping me with setup!
Restaurant: Andiamo Riverfront

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