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A Jubilee Event: Brendan + Ryan’s Classic, Black Tie Wedding at the Lord Thompson Manor in Thompson, Connecticut

I believe in love more than anything else. We witness it every day and, in many cases, I feel it is one of the highest powers out there. It’s true. And when I see a couple who holds so much love for one another that everyone around them feels it in their heart, I cannot help but turn grateful to feel this as well. Brendan and Ryan. Every time I think of these guys, I get that warm feeling in…

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Our Second Book, The White Dress: Destinations Launches!

Hi friends! It is with great pride and pure excitement that we announce our latest book, The White Dress: Destinations — The definitive guide to planning the NEW destination wedding, launches today! This book is the second book in The White Dress Series and is a follow up to our first book, The White Dress: in Color — Inspirations for the modern bride. I have been working on this project (alongside my co-authors Beth Lindsay Chapman and Carla Ten Eyck)…

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Featured: Yuna and Barrett are Live on Carats + Cake!!

I know just about every one of us in New England is dreaming about warmer, sunnier days spent by the sea. While I wish we could make that a reality, this classic shoreline wedding will just have to do! Live on Carats + Cake today is the darling wedding of Yuna and Barrett, designed, planned, and coordinated by the amazing Libby Basile! Go check them out and be sure to visit the full story here. Thank you to the ladies…

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A Jubilee Event: Jordan + Mike’s Colorful Fall Home Wedding in Hamden, Connecticut

Jordan! My dear Jordan! My kindred spirit in all things cupcakes and dessert. Kind, genuine, and charmingly funny, all traits mirrored in her hubby, Mike! Behind everything the other one did, you always saw some helpful intent, something that said “I am here to take care of you.” Behind every action and every word was warmth and love. As I went through these images, the ones most noticeable were those of Jordan and Mike smiling. I found myself doing the…

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Inspired Photo Shoot: An Urban Oasis at the Hog River Brewery in Hartford, Connecticut

A little recipe from the cookbook of all things dreamy and inspiring… First, gather a handful of creatives all equally excited to bring their talents together and collaborate. Next, find a unique venue that boasts the perfect setting for all the ideas in your head. Meet and giddily discuss the endless possibility for what can happen in said space. Finally, bring your talents to reality! When we first met at Hog River Brewery, we were elated to find this little…

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Wedding Trend Inspiration: Layers of Fringe

Why do I love fringe as wedding decor? Let me count the ways—it’s festive, it’s feminine but not too fluffy and it’s the stuff Boomerang dreams are made of! I am currently feeling really inspired by fringe and wanted to share with you a few of the ways you can incorporate it into your wedding style (without over doing it!) (From top right) Fringe is trending on the bridal runway and this Rue De Seine gown is a sweet option…

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A Jubilee Event: Nicole + Mikey’s Perfectly Vintage Wedding at The Webb Barn in Wethersfield, Connecticut

There is nothing we adore more than a great love story! Of course, we are met with many every day as we elaborate on them to design and plan our clients’ weddings. Nicole and Mikey’s story was one in the making since they were 9 years old, a detail that only began to etch at how sweet their love is for one another. As someone who loves special and symbolic meanings, it is vital that we note Nicole and Mikey’s…

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Featured: Jordan and Mike Are Live on Carats + Cake!

The dear, sweet, and wonderfully infectious smiles of Jordan and Mike are on Carats and Cake today!! This is an all time favorite that we relive every chance we get. Great news is they will be on the blog in just over a week and we can’t wait to share with all of you! In the meantime, stop over to C+C blog and see the gorgeous couple, details, and killer vendor team now!  …

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Featured: Amy and Scott are on Carats & Cake!

I’m certain we will never tire of seeing these breathtaking photos of Amy and Scott’s big day, which you can see right here!! With Newport, Rhode Island as the perfect setting and all the right personal touches, this will go down in history books as one of our all time faves! Thank you to the fabulous ladies over at Carats & Cake for sharing this special event! XOXO…

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