feeling festive & fall!

Natalie Bowen Design Studio Opening Fete- Photo by Allan ZepedaIt’s official. Autumn is here. I’ve gone completely pumpkin crazy and have the coolest and cutest collection of pumpkins full of personality filling my home and the studio. Oh, and those white pumpkins; they get me every time. I’m kissing …


vibrant cultural double dose (plus a horse)

12647-0610.140510.1685kThis wedding was such a special one. I absolutely loved working with this fun couple on brining their double wedding to life. Sunna from Alison Events and I helped create a Western Ceremony, an Indian Ceremony and then a great …


blooms in season – september (a little late)

DSC_0063OK, so I am a little late with this post. But, when it comes to gorgeous dahlias, it’s better late than never! I put together a rainbow of goodness for our September Blooms in Season post, which if nothing else, …


inspired

1With one Fashion Week after the next it’s quite hard to keep up with what will be trending in the upcoming seasons and pretty much impossible to remember all details our favorite designers are showcasing. However, if there is something …


parlay garden workshop

_MG_6212Women supporting women. I often feel so blessed to be part of such a wonderful community and recognize that many in my professional web are female business owners and entrepreneurs. A little over a year ago my childhood friend Katy invited …


blooms in season – august

DSC_0009While the rest of the country is winding down from the summer, we San Franciscans are welcoming the beginning of summer. Fogust seems to be over and September means Indian Summer has begun. I welcome this time of year with …


Inspired

1 This week we were inspired by old Vogue magazine covers. The colors, the scale and the attitude! Need we say more?  Oh yes, and the flowers….flowers always.2 3 4 Images 1/2/3/4/5/6


Forest Feast

By Erin GleesonHalf of any experience is the presentation, and this forest feast was no exception. I received a mysterious email inviting me to come dine in the woods on a Saturday night. A car would pick me up in front of …


Glitter Guide 3rd Anniversary!

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Glitter Guide turned three and we hosted a glitter filled fete  with Lulu and Georgia and a fun gang of others at our studio to celebrate. Paula LeDuc catered with a summertime feast for thirty San Francisco gal pals. We filled …


blooms in season – july

DSC_0047It’s Summer and I am feeling inspired. My veggie box is filled with sweet summertime fruit and after this past week in the South, I have felt heat of summer on my skin. This month for Blooms in Season, I …