Blog Archives

COMMENTS: 0

The Knot Gala 2016: 20th Anniversary

The Knot Gala 2016 from East West on Vimeo. You’re cordially invited for a peek inside The Knot Gala 2016!  How stunning was the invitation by Ceci New York??  Ceci and her team were a dream to collaborate with! The Knot’s latest issue is on newsstands now, which means we’re finally able to share all […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Mood: Blackberry, Blush + Rose Gold

As summer steps aside for cool breezes and the metamorphosis of the leaves, it’s Fall’s time to shine (or in this case, sparkle). Instead of leaning towards the classic darker autumnal hues, we kept it light and fresh for this season’s inspo! Using a variety of textures like marble and gold foil creates dimension in the […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

A French Fête for our Ballerina Bride

Category: Uncategorized

We hope you’ve had time to pick up the current issue of Martha Stewart Weddings (remember the teaser of our client’s wedding we previously posted?)  Happy to finally be able to post the actual print article as well as a link to the full online feature.  This was definitely one of our favorites!!  We will […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Spring Soirée at The St. Regis

Category: Uncategorized

We’re getting teased with some 60-degree days around our nation’s capital lately and it has us super anxious for spring (I’m tired of wearing black, I’m ready to break out the pastels!)  Which reminds me of this opulent, spring-fling themed tablescape we designed for the Engaged! Magazine show last March (and realized we never posted pics of!) […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Morgan & Jon at The Greenbrier

Category: Uncategorized

Morgan & Jon Huntsman III’s destination wedding at the iconic (hello, Dorothy Draper!) Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, WV was featured in the latest issue of Washingtonian Bride & Groom! Morgan wanted a chic, romantic garden vibe at the hotel which is nicknamed “the social resort of the south” since the late 1800’s. Here are […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Morgan + Jon in Washingtonian Magazine!

Category: Uncategorized

  Photos by: Abby Jiu We had a great time planning Morgan + Jon Huntsman III’s destination wedding at The Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, WV and are so excited to see it published in the latest issue of Washingtonian Bride & Groom Magazine!  We will post more pictures and details of the day very […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 1

Y+J’s Wedding in Provence, France

Category: Uncategorized

*As Seen in Flutter Magazine* Photos by: Jose Villa We’re whisking you away to Provence one last time for the finale of the three-part series for Yelena and Julien’s destination wedding weekend. We previously featured Y+J’s welcome party and rehearsal dinner and now – the big day!  Lavender fields for days?  Yes, please!   The bride commissioned a […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Inspiration: Peachy Keen

Well…summer is in full swing (heat wave, anyone?) and we are currently crushing on coral! Citrus-y hues of peach, blush, and apricot combined with shades of melon and grapefruit provide a refreshing alternative to the classic, muted hues we love so dearly. Here’s some mid-week inspiration for a midsummer fête! Tip: Kumquats are the perfect […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 1

Office Tour on Glitter Guide!

So thrilled to be featured on one of our all-time favorite blogs today – a go to source for all things pretty! Head on over to The Glitter Guide to see our full interview + Strawberry Milk office tour! Photos by Abby Jiu, Hair and Makeup by Amie Decker Beauty, Sweets by Buttercream Bakeshop and […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Kristen & Kevin’s Wedding on Style Me Pretty!

Category: Published, Weddings

Kristen + Kevin’s stunning southern black tie wedding at the Goodstone Inn in Middleburg, VA was the perfect blend of fashion forward style in a farm to table setting. Check out all the goodness featured on Style Me Pretty right here.  

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Caroline & Teodoro’s Wedding in The Knot!

Category: DC, Published, Weddings

Loved seeing our clients [Caroline & Teodoro’s] beautiful wedding in the Summer 2015 issue of The Knot’s national magazine!  Pictures by Abby Jiu.   Vendor Team Planning and design- Strawberry Milk Events http://strawberrymilkevents.com – @strawberrymilkevents Photography – Abby Jiu Photography – http://www.abbyjiu.com – @abbyjiu Ceremony – St. Alban’s – http://stalbansdc.org Reception Venue – Corcoran – http://corcoran.gwu.edu Videograhy – Sharkpig http://sharkpig.com @sharkpig Calligraphy and […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Our “Great Gatsby” for Washingtonian B&G Magazine!

We were so thrilled when Washingtonian Bride & Groom Magazine asked us to design a “Great Gatsby” themed tabletop for a story in the Summer/Fall 2014 issue, which featured tabletops themed around great works of literature.  *click photo to enlarge* Thanks so much to the talented vendors who contributed to our design:  Edge Floral Design, […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Liz & Mike: Shore Elegance

We planned and designed Liz & Mike’s southern-meets-nautical inspired wedding in picturesque St. Michaels last June – now that the wedding made it’s official debut in Weddings Unveiled Magazine, we are happy to finally share the lovely wedding photos by the oh-so-talented Erich McVey!  See more from the magazine here. Photography: Erich McVey    |    Event […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Featured in Weddings Unveiled

THE WEDDING WE DESIGNED FOR LIZ AND MIKE HAD AN ELEGANT YET ORGANIC, SOUTHERN INSPIRED CELEBRATION IN PICTURESQUE ST. MICHAEL’S, MD.  THE INN AT PERRY CABIN AND CHESAPEAKE MARITIME MUSEUM PLAYED HOST TO THE WEEKEND’S WEDDING FESTIVITIES FEATURING A WATERFRONT SPERRY TENT WITH HUGE CRYSTAL CHANDELIER, A VINTAGE STYLE BIG BAND, AND GOLD CUSTOM MONOGRAMMED […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 1

Featured on Style Me Pretty: Summer Love at The Boathouse

This past summer, on one of the hottest days in July, we were styling away in New York at The Boathouse in Prospect Park.  You may have seen our tablescape in the Fall/Winter edition of The Knot’s National Magazine.  I am so happy to share the full shoot with you now, as it was featured […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Love is in the Air…

As wedding planners, let’s face it – we’re always in the mood for love.  Maybe that’s why Valentine’s Day is one of our favorite holidays…we really feel quite at home and are firm believers that flowers, chocolates, pretty little gift boxes and heart-shaped love letters should not be reserved for just one day a year […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Fashion Friday: Kate Spade + Paris

If there’s two things we love around here, it’s Kate Spade and Paris, France.  So when Kate Spade debuted their “Paris Collection” this week just in time for Valentine’s Day, we felt compelled to share the love with you, dear reader.  And as an extra something sweet, today and tomorrow you can get 20% off […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Channeling Jackie-O at The Four Seasons, Washington DC

Category: DC, Styling, Weddings

I’m excited to finally share images from a bridal shoot we planned and styled back in August for The Four Seasons Hotel in Washington, DC!  We channelled our inner Jackie-O for a classic affair to showcase the hotel’s event spaces for their marketing collateral.   A big thanks to our vendor team!  You guys did […]

Open Post →
COMMENTS: 0

Cheers to a New Year: 2014!

Category: Uncategorized

Happy New Year, darlings!  Here is a peek at our cute branded holiday gifts we put together to thank those who supported us in 2013! The inside of our goodie boxes featured a gold foil thank you card, champagne split of Moët & Chandon Rosé Imperial with a cute black and white striped sipping straw attached […]

Open Post →
2012_10_07_julieeric_0024.jpg.002
COMMENTS: 1

Julie & Eric’s Paris Wedding: The Video

At last!  I’m so thrilled to finally be able to share our amazingly beautiful wedding trailer video by the talented Gabriel Menassier of MG Image.  This video has allowed us to relive the emotions and special moments of the day over and over again! I highly recommend investing in a great videographer.  Make sure your […]

Open Post →