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Monday with Matt: Boxing Day

To me, the day after Christmas has the same kind of melancholy feeling as a Sunday, or the last day of summer, or one of those peanuts that only has one nut in the shell. But in England and Canada and Australia and Scotland, and other places too I’m sure, it’s called Boxing Day and […]

Holiday Gift Guide: What to get…

1.Because who hasn’t dreamt of being the next Sam Adams?2.Looks stylish on a desk… amuses during boring conference calls.3. Just in case he needs to jam right now with his bros.4. Because he’s afraid whittling is a dying art5.What could be more manly than whiskey scented toiletries?

Holiday Gift Guide: What to buy for your….

1.The most gorgeous tea I’ve ever seen.Not only is it absolutely delish, but the packaging is to die for2. Earrings you hope she’ll lend to you once in awhile3. A cozy throw for her favorite reading chair4.Who doesn’t need golden playing cards?Perhaps you’ll actually beat her at gin rummy someday5. Lovely handcream with amazing Portugese […]

holiday hair

{found here} {found here} {found here} {found here} i just got my hair cut yesterday, so i’m feeling inspired to try some new hairdos over the holidays. i’ve been trying especially hard to complete a fish tail braid (harder than they say for us hairdo inept folk)

Monday with Matt: vintage dressing for holiday parties

What nobody tells you is that the real reason for the season is having an awesome outfit at all of the holiday parties one is invited. Why not go vintage? You’ll surely stand out from the masses of sequins and tartans. I found some really pretty and functional frocks at Screaming Mimi’s. Such pretty draping. […]

Holiday Gift Guide: What to buy for your….

1.Compact From Bobbi Brown2. These adorable teacups with a surprise inside(Reminds me of the ones we had as kids) by Imm living3.Amazing chevron earrings from Virginie Millefiore4. Kate Spade bib necklace (that would look amazing with this dress)5. iphone case from jcrew

allison & chris

allison & chris’s full wedding is featured over on style me pretty right now. make sure to check it out for some really pretty photos! here are a few of our favorites from the day. photos by jen huang photography happy friday!

I can’t help it…

As an event designer, I am constantly on the lookout for inspiration and fun ideas. When I see something that would be perfect at the hypothetical wedding of one of my friends, I log it. Well here’s one for my sister, the avid puzzle solver. When I came across these puzzle alternatives to a traditional […]

beautiful shots of our buckets of flowers in santa ynez. we found an entire bucket of cut rose bush and those breath taking tree peonies at the LA market. {jen huang photography}

gala 2012

in case you haven’t heard, poppies & posies is extremely happy to announce that we now travel to new england for weddings! please let us know if you’re getting married in maine, new hampshire, massachusetts or rhode island and we’d love to be a part of your event. you’ll also want to check out the […]