The Frosted Petticoat

Food & drinks with a dash of whimsy!
JaM Cellars, Chardonnay, Mother's Day

Recipe for a Perfect Mother’s Day

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Field & Vine, Farm dinner, Portland, Foodie Travel

Foodie Travel Guide: Spring 2018 Hot Spots

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Tibi Fall Collection, Tibi 2018, Tibi

Fashionable Food: Watermelon Swiss Cheese Dip

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gin cocktail, passion fruit, peach

Passion Fruit & Peach Smash Gin Cocktail

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Party Themes

Swan Song

November 17, 2014

Today I’m exited to share with you a new take on a classic theme… the swan baby shower!  With it’s dominance in the 1950’s and 60’s, the swan symbol often accompanied newborn celebrations.  I personally have always loved this retro theme!  So, I was thrilled to receive today’s submission from one of my favorite bakers […]

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Party Themes

Pastel Dreaming

November 14, 2014

When your mom is a talented photographer and event designer, you know that you’re going to have one heck of a birthday party.  Exhibit #1… little Layne Violet’s first birthday shindig!  Stunningly shot and styled by her ridiculously talented mommy, Leanna, this is one pastel dream we wouldn’t want to wake up from!   Photography: […]

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Recipes

Festive meets Casual

November 5, 2014

The newest trend sweeping the wedding world is boho chic affairs… and they couldn’t be more fabulous!  With it’s rustic undertones, modern palettes, and hints of retro nostalgia, these events are the ideal combination of casual and festive.  Striking this gorgeous balance flawlessly, a group of vendors in Nashville executed this stunning trend to perfection. […]

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Product Reviews

Monique Lhuillier: Fall 2015 Bridal Collection

October 24, 2014

I have exciting news to announce…  The Frosted Petticoat blog now has a Fashion Editor!  This makes me feel so official!  Annie Havlicek de Sanchez is the ridiculously talented fashion designer and illustrator behind Parchment & Pixel.  Educated at Parsons and with a resume boasting of her own fashion line at Anthropologie and a stint […]

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Product Reviews

Anna Campbell: Forever Entwined

October 17, 2014

A few weeks ago I received a lovely message from the staff at Anna Campbell designs, inviting me to get a sneak peek of Anna’s new collection and sit down with the designer herself during NYC’s Bridal Fashion Week.  I graciously accepted the invitation, closed my office door, and danced a little jig in front […]

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Party Themes

Up in the air so high!

October 9, 2014

As a child, the sky is the limit of dreams and possibilities.  So, it’s only natural that little Aram’s first birthday be celebrated in sky high style.  Complete with a colorful hot air balloon them and a delicious dessert table, this is one little guy ready to take flight!           Photography: […]

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Recipes

Sweet Dreams

October 6, 2014

It’s often hard to make a party vision come to life.  So when momma-to-be Katie dreamed up her boho chic baby shower, it’s execution into reality couldn’t have been more flawless.  Here’s what photographer Sydney Takeshta had to say about the dreamy affair: It was beautiful!  Summer Past Farms was an adorable gem of a […]

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Recipes

The Ancient Tree

October 2, 2014

Belated love is often sweetest.  For Shonda and John, this was certainly true.  Incorporating their children into their ceremony was essential in the merging of these two beautiful families.  Photographer Brian Minson explains: The second time around can be the best!  Shonda met John online through a friend of theirs.  John is a helicopter pilot […]

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Recipes

Unlikely Union: Sam Heughan + Jessica Rabbit

September 11, 2014
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Hold onto your knickers, Petticoat Nation! Today we’re bringing back our ‘Unlikely Union’ series with the vengeance of a thousand angry Highlanders.  For those of you who are new to our ‘Unlikely Union’ boards, here’s how they work:  you give us any two celebrities, real or fiction, living or dead, married or single and we’ll show […]

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Recipes

Keystone Mountain

September 9, 2014

Falling in love and getting married in Colorado is like being blessed by Mother Nature.  With the state’s stunning terrain, it sets the gold standard for what a rustic affair should be.  Need an example?  Then get ready to lose your breath at the gorgeous sights of Morgan and Ashley’s nuptials.  Complete with mountain top […]

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