Monthly Archives March 2009

To Knot or To Not

A funny thing happened as I was chatting with a caterer friend of mine yesterday. He said "Are you going to the "knot" party at the W on Thursday?" to which I replied "Yes I am going to The "NOT" party at the W ,but its on Sunday". This resulted in a major dialogue of "whose on first" type banter. We finally realized there are two big wedding industry...

Send me a drink!

I read about the coolest concept in my InStyle Magazine this month! You can go to this site and send friends a drink for different occasions. Say your BFF just got engaged but lives in NYC, you can send her a glass (or 2) of champagne to toast the occasion! She gets and email saying you've sent her a drink and registers it with the site GiveReal.com and then...
Pink & Prosecco...and now PINK PROSECCO!I mean how cute!? And it tastes good, great for a wedding shower, baby shower, or Sunday Brunch! Serve on a table set with another favorite of mine..Peonies and voila instant spring soiree!...

Shake your Bon Bon

Well its about time Tara! The Talented Tara Guerard of Soiree has FINALLY launched a blog. Be sure to check out the Bon Bon Blog for amazing tips and ideas. I've been a fan and follower of Tara for 5 years, faithfully attending her speaking engagements and I never leave without a notebook full of amazing ideas! Tara is not one to keep her clever ideas to her...
Do you ever get stuck in the aisle seat of an airplane and want to rest your head but you forgot your pillow/cardigan/sweatshirt? Never-fear the pilo pilo ring will do the trick! As a wedding planner I am quite familiar with the "ring-pillow" (for ring-bearers) but the "pillow-ring" is a new concept to me. Its kind of silly but not a bad idea. Check out the ...

Run Atlanta Run!

Tomorrow morning the annual Filene's Basement "Running of the Brides" descends on Atlanta. Girls will camp overnight outside the Buckhead store front in hopes of snagging their dream gown for hundreds, often thousands less than retail price. I attended this phenomenon the very first time it came to Atlanta. I was the MOH in my childhood friends wedding and w...