Kristen Janes, Floral Design Expert's posts

white wedding tablescape
Photo Credit: Tara Etrheim | design by Kio Kreations Pin It
I love candlesticks for adding height, shape and interest to a tablescape. Unfortunately, many venues do not allow "open flames" so candlesticks with taper candles in them are often banned unless there is glass hurricane around them. Regardless of these rules, I have collected some amazing candlestick loo... read more
beach wedding photos
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I've already voiced about how I love Nautical Weddings, but I also love beach weddings too. Since I live in Chicago, we only have Lake Michigan as our "coast" and I would hardly count our lakefront as having a beautiful pristine beach! Nor do we have seashells, sand dollars and starfish... Maybe that is w... read more
wedding milk and cookies
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Not everyone is a fan of wedding cake. I find it pretty hard to believe, but apparently there are people out there who just don't like traditional wedding cakes let alone cupcakes or cake pops (which are just other forms of cake!) For those people, I have compiled a list of 5 yummy non-cake alternatives. ... read more
backyard bridal shower
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Adding a theme to an event is a great way to add fun details throughout.  Here are my 10 favorite bridal shower themes to take your shower out of the ordinary...10. Chic Backyard/Picnic Shower9. Western-themed/Cowgirl Shower8. Mad Hatter Tea Par... read more