The Frosted Petticoat

Food & drinks with a dash of whimsy!
Cane Rosso, Travel, Pizza, Houston Restaurant

Cane Rosso: Traditional Italian with a Texas Flare

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craftables, coffee, diy, cafe latte

Coffee Cozy with Craftables

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brownies, red wine brownies, red wine rose water brownies

Red Wine & Rose Water Brownies

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Rosé, Brut Rosé Ricotta Pie, Cheesecake

Brut Rosé Ricotta Pie

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Recipes

A Smashing Good (Cake) Time!

August 9, 2012

Seems like these photographers have discovered my weakness for chubby babies!  We’ve got another cutie doozy for you today.  Professional photographer Liz decided to document her own little munchkin Haley’s milestone first birthday with this gorgeously styled “cake smash”.  There’s a cake, a camera, and an adorable baby… what else could you ask for?!  Enjoy this […]

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Detail Spotlight – Bridal Portraits

August 7, 2012

For those of us who have already been brides, we know that taking bridal portraits on your wedding day wasn’t as glamorous as it looks.  Between getting your shoes on to the constant inundation of wedding guests crashing the bridal suite, there’s usually very little time to sneak in those pesky must-have photos.  So, how […]

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Nightmare in Candyland

July 11, 2012

If you know anything about The Frosted Petticoat staff, it’s that we love candy and whimsy.  Add Katy Perry-inspiration to the mix and we’re in hog heaven!  That is why we are smitten with Verve Studio’s Candyland themed bridal shoot.  In particular we love how this lovely day seems to go a bit haywire as […]

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Baby’s Breath in the Barn

July 9, 2012

Sometimes, all you need to create a beautiful day is a simple equation.  Baby’s breath + rustic barn + true love = wedded fabulosity!  Enough said.  Enjoy Katie & Adam’s fabulously rustic day…   Photography:  Melissa McCrotty Photography Event Planning:  Weddings by Karie Floral Design:  Jules Design Cake Design:  Rick’s Bakery Venue:  Pratt Place Inn […]

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Come fly with me!

June 27, 2012

Even though we largely focus on offbeat weddings, sometimes we can’t help but share some of the awesomely unusual photo submissions we receive.  Today’s submission marks a first for the FP blog: Family Portraits!  So, what kind of portrait session do you do when dad is a pilot, mom is a vintage diva, and the […]

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If Kate Middleton had a baby…

June 25, 2012

There is one privilege every newly engaged bride enjoys:  never having to awkwardly answer this question again, “When is he going to propose?”  Before my hubby proposed, I avoided that question like the plague!  And if you dated as long as we did (6+ years), you know you’ve gotten your nauseating share of it. However […]

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Wedded Picnic

June 15, 2012

Tons of couples these days are choosing to elope.  Consequently, we are being bombarded with emails asking for unique elopement ideas.  We’ve shown you an altar made out of surfboards and a romantic day in San Fran’s Japanese Tea Garden, so how about a park picnic?  It can be as simple as buying a few […]

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My Conversation with Ray Bradbury

June 6, 2012

Remember your teenage angst?  The hopeless brooding.  The tormented waiting.  The painfully unanswered questions like “Why doesn’t anyone understand me?!” and “Will the boy I love ever notice me?!”.  Well, there was only one thing during those years that gave me solace… Ray Bradbury.  His beautifully crafted stories whisked me away from my youthful strife. […]

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{Frosted Find} Erstwhile Jewelry

April 28, 2012

If there’s any thing you need to know about me, it’s that I live for chocolate and I die for vintage jewelry.  If it was up to me, I’d go to work in our chocolate shop draped from head to toe in vintage sparkle and sit in a corner eating our cocoa samples all day… […]

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If Angelina Jolie married Mr. Darcy

April 26, 2012

For those of you who are new to The FP’s “Unlikely Union” inspiration boards, here’s how it works:  you give us any two people, real or fiction, living or dead, married or single and we’ll show you what their wedding would look like.  The only rule, they have to be two people who are so […]

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