The Frosted Petticoat

Food & drinks with a dash of whimsy!
Rainbow Fruit Paloma Tequila Cocktail

Rainbow Fruit Paloma Cocktail

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Grilled Dessert & Wine Pairing Station

Backyard Entertaining: Grilled Dessert & Wine Pairing Station

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Cherry Spice Bread, recipe

Classic Rerun: Cherry Spice Bread

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Patio Bar Cart Essentials with Prairie Organic Spirits

Patio Bar Cart Essentials with Prairie Organic Spirits

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Recipes

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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Party Themes

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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Recipes

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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Recipes

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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Recipes

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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Recipes

A Tent Built for Two

June 6, 2014

Nowadays when it comes to weddings, there are no rules.  Traditional, bohemian, punk, or shabby chic, anything is game.  So, that’s why we’re digging Ashley and Mark’s camping wedding.  With a casual atmosphere of fun and love, photographer Leah Moss breaks down all the details: Ashley and Mark wanted their wedding to feel more like […]

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Your daily greens (and stripes!)

May 29, 2014

The graveyard of baby showers past is scattered with the stereotypical hues of pink rattles and blue onesies.  At what point did society decide that those were the only two colors that could be used to welcome a bundle of joy into the world?  Personally, I’ve never been a fan of the gender-based color schemes […]

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The Good Ship Eli

May 21, 2014

Besides always having photographic documentation of all life’s events, there is one other perk to being the kid of a prolific photographer… fabulously styled parties!  Shannon Von Eschen is one of our favorite photographers and always throws the most creative birthday fetes for her little one, Eli.  In fact a few months ago, we swooned over […]

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