The Frosted Petticoat

Food & drinks with a dash of whimsy!
Intelligent Blends, Coffee, Tea

Quick Pick: Intelligent Blends Coffee & Tea

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mincemeat, pie, bourbon, mincemeat pie

Mincemeat Almond Pie with Bourbon Glaze

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Dublin Whiskey Distillery, Irish Spirit, Whiskey

Irish Spirit Takes ‘Dublin’s Own’ DWD Whiskey Back to the USA

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Gloria Ferrer, Sparkling Wine, Brut, Blanc De Noirs

Getting Cozy with Gloria Ferrer

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Party Themes

Modern Day Pooh

August 13, 2013

I don’t know about you, but I go nuts when a classic party theme is re-imagined in a unique way!  That’s why I was so excited to see this adorable eco-friendly Winnie the Pooh baby shower.  Complete with bee cupcakes, vintage Pooh decor, and a rustic lodge backdrop, there couldn’t be more modern fairy tale […]

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Recipes

Preppy Summer

If you’re envisioning a country club wedding filled with preppy pomp and circumstance, then boy oh boy do we have some inspiration for you!  Imagined by a fabulously talented group of vendors, this Longmeadow, Massachusetts shoot is sure to satisfy any country club aficionado’s nuptial cravings.  Here’s what photographer Dani of Dani Fine Photography had […]

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Recipes

Navy & Gold

August 2, 2013

Looking to plan a classic, yet modern wedding affair?  Then you’re going to love Carolynn and Tony’s sleek Sacramento nuptials.  With a sophisticated museum venue and a navy, white, and gold palette, this is one wedding that is sure to satisfy those with both traditional and modern styles…     Photography:  Carmen Salazar Photography Event […]

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Party Themes

In Your (Lego) Dreams!

July 26, 2013

Over the decades there has been only a handful of toys that have withstood the test of time… the yo-yo, Barbie, and of course Legos.  So, naturally a Lego birthday is the stuff that childhood dreams are made of!  With a wildly creative party planning mom, little Emery’s 7th birthday bonanza was sure to be […]

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Recipes

Yarn Baby

July 19, 2013

With the advent of Pinterest (and the endless craft tutorials that come with it), the world has seen the end of pink and blue baby showers.  And to that I say – finally!  Admit it, I’m not the only person who has cringed upon walking into a party that looks like a vomit-fueled exorcism has […]

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Product Reviews

Petticoat Review: Leonisa Swimwear

July 18, 2013

Listen up, ladies!  With summer in full swing, it’s time for us to have a serious discussion about a topic none of us enjoys talking about.  Yup that’s right, we can no longer avoid the talk about “swimwear”!  Duh, duh, duuuuh!  Whether you are curvy or waify, shaped like an apple or pear, every girl […]

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Recipes

East Meets West

July 17, 2013

If you’re an avid reader of the blog, then you know my favorite weddings are multicultural affairs! There’s nothing more beautiful then two families from two different cultures coming together to celebrate each others traditions in one memorable event.  Because isn’t that what marriage is all about – the combination of two people’s lives and […]

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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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Recipes

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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