Bohemian Baby Shower

by Natalie I love celebrations.  It’s in my blood.  My family literally lives for a good party, entertaining (and often loud) conversation, echoes of laughter, tasty food, great music, and a glass of wine (or a couple more) with friends.  There’s nothing more important...

Hello Darling’s Vintage Blue + Peacock Hues

by Natalie I’m completely obsessed with vintage vessels and get SO excited when we have new beauties to break out from Hello Darling’s ever-growing collection of rentals! Last weekend we got to unveil one of my...

From Garden To Table ~ Homegrown Blooms

by Natalie Last weekend I enjoyed some rare weekend off activities. I got to do some gardening, photography, and hanging out with my favorite peeps, my husband, doggie babies, and neighbors. One of the most rewarding parts of the weekend (not my tank...

Flowers for The Everygirl at BHLDN

by Natalie Last Tuesday night we had a fabulous time toasting to the launch of Wedding Week on The Everygirl, hosted by TEG founders, Alaina Kaczmarski and Danielle Moss, at the ever chic BHLDN.  We added a bit of "Darling" flower...

Wedding Week On The Everygirl, Day 5

by Natalie Today our "How to Style a Wedding Table" feature that we created with wedding planner, Anne Book, has been posted on The Everygirl and we're jumping for joy! Our table was set in the Hidden Courtyard behind the lovely Ivy Room. We graciously appointed the table top...

Wedding Week On The Everygirl, Day 3!

by Natalie Yesterday we were tickled pink to see our blooms make their debut on The Everygirl's Wedding Week, Day 2, budget-friendly bridesmaid feature.  Today, brings more whimsy in white with attainable awe-inspiring looks for the bride paired with Hello Darling's bouquets and one big and beautiful floral hair piece. (We...

Wedding Week On The Everygirl Has Begun!

by Natalie I ran to my computer this morning (before working out, funny how easy that was) to check out Day 2 of Wedding Week.  You may have seen some sneak peek shots of Wedding Week featuring our bouquets and hair flowers but today our sweet...

Happy May Day ~ Francophile Style

by Carolyn It is said that the French tradition of giving lovely little lily of the valley on May Day began all the way back to May 1, 1561 when King Charles IX of France was given a sprig of the lovely and sweet...

BHLDN SALE ~ stylish décor details

by Natalie If you read out our post on the opening of Chicago’s very own BHLDN boutique back in February then you already saw us swoon over some of these items that are now on an unbelievable sale! Get it while it’s hot ladies!...

Hello Darling + Anne Book = Wedding Week

by Natalie We are head over heels for sweet sorbet palettes mixed with warm metallic golds right now so when our fabulous friend Anne Book of Anne Book Signature Style invited us to collaborate on a table top wedding style shoot for the smart...

Celtic Spring Wedding at Peninsula Chicago

by Natalie On Saturday we helped celebrate the marriage of not one, but TWO Gallagher's! Both bride and groom already shared the same last name so it was clearly destiny.  (And our lucky bride, Rose, won’t need to waste a post-wedding moment changing her...

Macy’s Brasil-Inspired Carnival Mask & Demo!

by Natalie Yesterday, was a long and action packed day.  I woke up at 4am and headed down to Macy’s to film a fabulous little clip for WGN’s Around Town at 6am.  Ana Belaval interviewed me in front of our Bouquet of the Day,...