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Brooke Wagner Design Office Space

They say you can't judge a book by its cover, but I'm pretty sure you can judge a designer by her office space. And from the looks of Brooke Wagner's designer digs, I'm 100% positive we should be best friends. With her amazing eye for design and great outlook on life and business, she is the complete package.

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Summer DIYs Infused with Florals

There's no doubt in my mind that -- no matter what else is happening -- fresh flowers always have the power to brighten your day. I habitually have a bunch of blooms on my desk here at work (currently displaying some white spider chrysanthemums in one of these pretty spring vases, of course!), but I'm...

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Get Wedding Day Ready Arms

With a little over 8-months before my wedding, there's one detail already on my radar ... fitness! For most brides, toned arms are a key part of looking awesome and feeling awesome on your big day. In order to get wedding-ready, we enlisted the help of the coolest, fittest girls in town, the Tone It Up...

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What You Need for the Ultimate Bonfire

Summertime is all about the bonfire. Whether at a backyard or the beach, gathering with friends around the warmth of a firepit and hanging out late into the night is how every perfect day should end. Discover what you need for the ultimate bonfire and shop all our stylish picks in the slideshow below! Need summer inspiration? Check out these posts:

DIY Summer Floral Halo |...

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Romantic Mexico Wedding Inspiration Full of Old World Charm

Friends, the last few weeks we've been spoiled with the beauty that Jose Villa creates with his lens. And as you can see, the Mexico Workshop last year was a doozy, filled with designs and detailing we've fallen in love with... including a papel picado backdrop from...

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Friendship & Florals: A Backyard Celebration

This backyard party is a celebration of good company and outdoor entertaining all under a sea of cafe lights. Basically it's summer all wrapped up in one pretty evening crafted by Bristol Lane and Westcott Weddings. To mark the end of a busy wedding season, these ladies gathered amongst yummy cocktails, vibrant colors and a few...

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California Sunrise Engagement Session

Sunsets often get all the glory but the stunning sunrise is not to be forgotten. Not so subtly shining in these pics by Sally Pinera, the morning light is the perfect accompaniment to these equally beaming lovebirds. Oh and the icing on the cake? This gorgeous Gossamer Vintage gown that has me weak at...

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Blackberry Saint Cocktail

If I had to pick my most favorite fruit ever, blackberries would definitely win that award. They are the true definition of yum and the only thing that could possibly make them better? Vodka and St. Germain. Mix all those goodies together and you have the Blackberry Saint Cocktail courtesy of Reagen Taylor. It puts all other summertime drinks to shame but don't tell my usual vodka soda that. Every...

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Join us TONIGHT! Something Blue Event with Tiffany & Co.

New Yorkers, the time has come to celebrate in true SMP Style. We're co-hosting a fab event at Tiffany & Co. TONIGHT and you are all invited.  Yes, you.  Plus me.  And a stellar Tiffany expert ready to chat about the 4C's...

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DIY Fiesta Chip and Dip Bowl

I am planning my daughters 2nd birthday party, and it's all desert themed. I thought it would be so fun to have a chips and dip bar with various types of dips. I wanted the bowls to be a little more fun than your average so I created a piñata-esk look to go around the bowl, and it's so fun! The great part is you can customize your colors like red, white, and blue for your 4th of July BBQ, and more! xoxo Alexis Tissue paper...

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Why Every Bride Needs a Great Florist

We all know that gorgeous flowers are the loveliest way to take a wedding up a notch. Hiring a great florist is oh-so-important because they can ensure your vision comes to life, without you or your MOH having to cut stems late into the night on the eve of your wedding! Becca from Petal Floral Design shares the top four reasons why every bride needs...

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24 Outdoor Entertaining Essentials to Step Up Your Summer SoirÉe

There are certain things you just need for summer entertaining—outdoor space being one of them. The rest are below. Turn your summer party into the most talked-about event of this season with special touches sure to impress. From fire pits to...

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Garden-Inspired Summer Brunch Wedding at Camp Lucy

I love a bold Bride. A Bride who throws white out the door and rocks an unbelievably stunning navy Tara LaTour wedding dress, like this beauty. She's kind of my new hero, and her Camp Lucy fete? It's equal parts garden-lovely and sophisticated elegance and it now sits atop my faves list. With...

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Behind the Scenes with The Bloom Babes

I feel a little hometown pride for these seriously cool biz ladies seeing as how their stomping grounds are my childhood home. Not only are they badass surfers but they make a mean centerpiece and have managed to make a successful business out of doing what they love. Have a look at a day in the life of The Bloom Babes captured by ...

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Classic Elegance at The Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort + A Giveaway!

Take a stunning bride and groom with a love of all things classic + romantic and give them a wedding rich in the sort of luxurious details that only The Arizona Biltmore can deliver and the results are truly breathtaking.  Think true love meets serious beauty, all set against one of the most sophisticated backdrops you will ever see.  This, loves, is a...

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An Americana Beach Picnic with Pier 1 Imports

There is something so nostalgic and cozy about dining beachside. We're forgoing the table and saying yes to a picnic with a water view and all the pretty pieces needed to pull it off beautifully courtesy of Pier 1 Imports. Pack that picnic basket with your favorite summertime treats, grab a bevy of cute pillows and get ready to park...

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Jose Villa Mexico Workshop Week Two Welcome Dinner

Fair warning, I am seriously biased to this next slice of pretty. I was lucky enough to have a seat at this incredibly gorgeous table (read: the most stunning table I've ever sat at) for week two of Jose Villa's Mexico Workshop last year. We were greeted by elegant menus from Amber Moon and Anne Robin, made toasts and ate our hearts out with...

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Elegant + Romantic Garden Wedding

One scroll through this garden fete and I'm all smiles. Why? Just look at the love between these two! It's couples like this that make our hearts go pitter patter, and with Laura Leslie behind the lens it's sure to get yours racing. Overflowing with sentimental details, from the...

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Summer’s Little Black Dress

The little black dress is something every girl probably has hanging in her closet but no need to ditch the dark colors for the summer months. Have a look at how to style an LBD for a summer wedding, a date night or even the beach courtesy of One Brass Fox. Her eyelet Rebecca Minkoff number inspired us to craft a list of our LBD...

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Farmer’s Gazpacho with Basil Oil Drizzle

This Farmer's Gazpacho is the perfect accompaniment to a dinner al fresco and you just know that anything that Ragan of Beauty in the Bite crafts is not only scrumptious but wholesome and healthy. The edible flower is the cherry on top. For even more check out the beautiful boho dinner spread this soup came from. It's all right here! Photographer: ...

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