The Frosted Petticoat

Food & drinks with a dash of whimsy!
Top Foodie Experience on Oahu, Disney's Aulani Resort

Top 3 Foodie Experiences on Oahu

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Jam Cellars Butter Chardonnay

Jam Cellars: Farewell to Summer with Butter & Jam

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James Beard Foundation Taste America

Food for Thought: James Beard Foundation’s Taste America to visit Austin

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Bacon Wrapped Filet with Chardonnay Pumpkin Sauce

Bacon Wrapped Filet with Chardonnay Pumpkin Sauce

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Recipes

Pennsylvania knows how to “Do It”

August 17, 2012

… Do it yourself, that is!  Cuties Izette & Jordan decided to get married at the bride’s family farm in handmade style.  From the pinwheel bouquets to the scrabble table decor, this thoughtful summer wedding is saturated in adorable Pennsylvania DIY!   Photography:  Michelle Zahn Photography

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Mod(ern) Baby Shower

August 14, 2012

For those members of the Petticoat Nation that are expecting a little petticoat of their own, we’ve got an unique party for you!  Who said baby showers had to be confined to a blue or pink palette?!  With it’s green & grey mod theme, this modern fete had all the fixings of a unique event […]

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Black Tie & Cowboy Boots Required

August 9, 2012

What happens when you combine the elegance of a vintage-inspired black tie event with the rustic Texan countryside?  Wedding magic, my friends.  Laura & John’s Hunt, Texas nuptials are the stuff of legend.  With a gorgeous bride & groom, a perfect fall setting, and one of the best photographers in the nation, you can’t lose… […]

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A Smashing Good (Cake) Time!

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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