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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Come one, come all!

September 4, 2014

Some people are born into nobility.  Some born into an oil fortune.  Lucky little Brooks was born into circus royalty!  Photographer Tamesha Bendaw explains: What happens when your mom is a marketing guru for Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey Circus? You’re destined to have a jaw-dropping and absolutely amazing circus-inspired first birthday party.  With the […]

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Beachy Speakeasy

August 1, 2014

If you’re in search of a stunning seaside ceremony idea, then look no further!  For Libby and Kurt’s Naples, Florida nuptials, they opted to bring a touch of vintage sophistication to their beachy vows.  Complete with romantic street lamps and retro chairs, theirs was one gorgeously unique sandy ceremony.  Check out all the fabulous details […]

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Cleared for Take Off

July 30, 2014

When your hubby’s a pilot and your obsessed with retro style, there’s only one logical way to design your wedding… bring on the vintage baby!  Newlyweds Mandy and Allen perfectly styled their Texan nuptials to match their colorful personalities.  Photographer Komel Powell breaks down the retro day: The couple’s inspiration came from aviation and the […]

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The Aviator’s Wife

July 16, 2014

There’s certain perks to being an aviator’s wife: spontaneous trips to exotic lands, easy access to stellar ariel views, and insider knowledge to an amazing profession.  For bride Emily, it was unforgettable wedding day pictures with new husband Chris.  Check out this gorgeous couple’s unbelievable newlywed portraits and their beautifully styled aviator-themed fete…   Photographer: […]

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Kennedy’s Favorite Things

July 15, 2014

As we’ve pointed out in previous posts, typical children’s birthday parties have kicked the bucket.  Gone are the days of stereotypical, primary colored fetes… and the staff here at The Frosted Petticoat couldn’t be more thrilled!  Really, why do we have to celebrate in bland unison?  So, you can imagine our delight when we received […]

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The Aviators

July 10, 2014

When soon-to-be husband and wife, Chris & Emily, planned their engagement shoot, they pulled no retro punches.  Oozing in Mad Men meets The Aviator-style details, these cuties teach us the right way to do vintage portraits.  So the next time you find yourself planning an engagement session, make sure to take a page out of […]

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Celebrity Weddings: Danny Pintauro Gets Hitched!

July 9, 2014

This morning I woke up with a heart full of excitement and an anxiousness to get to work quick! Why, you ask?  Because today we launch a new section of the blog: Celebrity Weddings.  Oh yes, my friends, this is a momentous day.  Our first celebrity to spotlight is Danny Pintauro from the iconic ’80s […]

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Watermelon Cravings

Summer is a time to indulge in surf, sand, and (of course) watermelon!  That’s why we’re fawning over this adorable watermelon themed cake smash.  Celebrating Makenna’s first birthday, the little one dives head first into the summer treat.  And since you know all too well that I can’t turn away photos of a chubby baby […]

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Turquoise orchids, you say?

July 3, 2014

  Although I get tons of requests for features, sometimes a trend takes hold of not only our readers’ hearts but also my email box!  Petticoat Nation, I heard you loud and clear… you want to see some turquoise orchid bouquets.  Well, fret (and email) no more for I have not only found a wedding […]

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The Wishing Well Barn

June 30, 2014

Let’s be honest with one another… weddings are overpriced.  From the thousands spent on flowers that will die the next day to the dress you’ll only wear for a few hours, the costs of unnecessaries really add up.  So, it’s nice to see what a little elbow grease and a lot of creativity can accomplish […]

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