The Frosted Petticoat

Food & drinks with a dash of whimsy!
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Easy Appetizer: Artichoke Heart Pockets

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Ferrari Trento: Official Bubbly of the Emmy Awards

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Almond Lavender Fudge

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Wine, Cabernet, Chardonnay

Welcoming Autumn with JaM Cellars

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Recipes

Modern Industrial

June 19, 2013

You and your hunny having trouble settling on a single wedding theme?  Why not combine two?!  Check out this fabulous shoot where two seemingly opposite styles collide in gorgeous fireworks.  Welcome to a wedded world where rustic industry meets simplistic modernity…   Photography:  Brian MacStay Photography Venue:  Silicon Valley Capital Club Floral Design:  Nicole Ha […]

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Recipes

Ten Year Itch

June 6, 2013

It’s not just engaged couples that are celebrating with stylized photo shoots… the trend is slowly seeping into all important life events.  And we love it!  To commemorate their ten year anniversary, Julie and Brian dressed to the nines and joined a fabulous group of vendors for a fairytale themed shoot.  With a whimsical setting […]

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A Starry Night

May 31, 2013

Looking for a unique wedding theme?  How about styling your event after your favorite piece of art?  Well, that’s exactly what planner Amber from Save The Date Events did for this fabulous shoot.  Inspired by the iconic Starry Night painting by Van Gogh, here’s what Amber had to say about the affair: I wanted to […]

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Lone Star Coral

May 24, 2013

Summer is almost here!  With the advent of the season inevitably comes weddings from one of our favorite warm-weathered states… Texas!  Often accompanied by rustic settings and classic Southern details, Texan nuptials never disappoint.  Taylor and Lee’s Floresville wedding falls squarely into this Lone Star category.  With burlap and lace detail, a stunningly fresh coral […]

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Engaging Train Ride

May 8, 2013

As a gal who spends her weekends rummaging through flea markets in Brooklyn, you know I’m partial to vintage themes.  So, naturally I just about died when I saw this 1940’s themed engagement shoot from England.  Set at an old railway station in Tintern, United Kingdom and dripping in antique goodness, welcome to Laura and […]

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Rustic Springtime

April 30, 2013

More often than not, rustic weddings are associated with Autumn.  The distressed wood and earthy details pair well with fall leaves and cool weather.  But what about the other seasons in the year… can’t they get some rustic loving?  Of course they can!  Witness ‘Exhibit A’.  Jason and Maggie’s Midwestern nuptials had all the fixings […]

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Charleston Pastel

There is a general consensus in the wedding world that classic, black tie nuptials should be color-less.  And although we agree that vibrant colors can often date or modernize a neutral palette, there is a loophole to the timeless design creed… pastels!  Pastels are classic in their own way and when combined with a black […]

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Party Themes

Antebellum Bridal Luncheon

April 9, 2013

With wedding season quickly approaching, the coming days will see a slue of bridal showers.  But how often does a bride throw a party just for her loyal bridesmaids?  If you’re looking to honor your lovely ladies in waiting with a pre-wedding shindig, then take a page out of this fabulous group of vendors’ style […]

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Seven Springtime Dessert Tables

April 1, 2013

Oh have I got a treat for you, Petticoat Nation!  The fabulous photographer Erin Johnson has sent us a sugary sweet treat – seven different Springtime dessert table themes!  So, try not to drool while we jump right into the yummy festivities… #1:  Pretty in Pink No Spring-themed party would be complete without a girly […]

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Alice Getting Married

April has sprung and it’s time to officially welcome in the blooms of 2013!  There’s no better time then Spring to whip out the tea cups and enjoy a dreamy day in the garden.  And what better way to commemorate the warm weather than with a whimsical Alice in Wonderland themed tea party?!  With an […]

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