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There are days when everything becomes so incredibly overwhelming and you have so much to do that no matter how many lists you make you can’t seem to get on top of things – today is one of those day! But one of my absolute favourite, and there are many, parts of working in such a beautiful industry is that you see a post and it instantly brightens your day that forces you take a little time out to admire it. This stunning pink, white and black party via 100 Layer Cake is one of those parties that makes you want to call your closets friend, slip into a gorgeous party dress and enjoy a couple of glasses of wine and delicious sweet treats – it’s so pretty that you simply must take a peek at the rest of the celebration here. x

For more event styling inspiration, be sure to take a peek at our wedding and celebrate sections.

Photography: Charlie Juliet | Event Décor, Styling + Florals: HANALULU CO. | Hair + Make-up: Sissi Chan | Stationery: Christina D’Asaro Design | Cakes: Nine Cakes | Venue: ICI Restaurant

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16 There are very few places in the world that are as whimsical and completely breathtaking as the scenery in Provence, France. We had the absolute pleasure of traveling through this beautiful country side way back in 2009 and I would love to get back there one day, just to sit and admire the beauty with a delicious cheese and wine picnic with gorgeous friends. For now though I’m quite thankful that the very talented and lovely Feather & Stone recently visited this beautiful part of the world and photographed the most stunning wedding shoot – it’s beyond magical and everything you would hope a wedding hosted in Provence would be, simple, elegant, rustic, surrounded by raw untouched nature and of course absolutely perfect. You simply must take a peek and admire the rest of Feather & Stone’s beautiful Provence Inspiration Wedding, you’ll want to pack your bags and fly to France straight away. x

Production, Art Direction & Styling : Pearl & Godiva  | Hair & Make up: Ylva Langenskiold | The Gowns: María Luisa Rabell & Lace Gowns sourced and customised by Pearl & Godiva | Stationery & Calligraphy : Sally Balt from LA Happy | Florals: Pearl & Godiva | Jewellery: Fleur | Props: Pearl & Godiva | Model: Marion from Up Models France | Location: Le Gite Caramone

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 With Spring well and truly here I’ve been craving beautiful bright pops of colour, delicate pastels, neutrals and touches of gold – Spring really is such a wonderful time of the year where you’re able to shake off the darker hues and layers from Winter and enjoy that sun kissed feeling that the warmer weather brings. Here are a few of my favourite Spring finds to brighten your day, or of course add to your wish list for Christmas – I can’t wait for all of the Spring and Summer festivities to begin, I’ve a feeling it’s going to be the best Summer yet! x

| flowers | dress | diary | tape | duvet cover | vase | leather pouch | pencils | mini planter | earrings |

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One of the wonderful perks about working from home is the creative little space that you’re able to create for your self – and of course getting to style it just the way you like! I’m forever pinching myself that my passion became my job which allows me to work from home, it really is something I’m forever grateful for. I have to admit since working from home I’ve become a little obsessed with workspaces which you can see from my endless pins here - there is just something so wonderful about being able to create a space that works just for you and your needs, and the great part is that you’re able to change it around to suit your mood.

I stumbled upon the beautiful office above by Cecilie Slykke a while ago on Pinterest and quickly fell madly in love with it – it’s just so perfect and I could quite easily find my self working in this lovely space for hours on end! So of course I simply had to create a little wish list of items for my home office, because who doesn’t love gorgeous new items to help inspire them! I’d love to hear what your favourite item or items are. x

| Office, Cecilie Slykke | Stendig Calendar, LET LIV | Z Lamp, LET LIV | Wooden Filing Holder, Father Rabbit | Trestle Desk, Freedom | Half Moon Basket, Ferm Living | Llama Del Ray Print, Alice Berry. Endemic World | Eames dsw Chair, Nood | Silver Uashmama Paper Bag, Crave Home | Gentle Reminders Pencils, Amanda Catherine Designs |

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Peachy Boxes

Peachy Boxes

Peachy Boxes

Peachy Boxes

Peachy Boxes Happy Friday everyone, goodness the weeks/months are flying by at the moment! I’m so thrilled to share these gorgeous gift boxes by the very lovely Peachy with you – I couldn’t think of anything more perfect than a lovely gift box filled with a beautiful selection of hand picked stationery by New Zealand’s finest, not only is it a wonderful idea it’s the perfect gift for anyone who adores stationery. Be sure to take a peek at Peachy’s gorgeous website and facebook page to find out more about these stunning boxes full of paper goods! x

| Paper goods: Peachy | Photography: Natalie Morgan |

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Oh my, I’m so excited to introduce you to the most gorgeous paper goods collection ever – the absolutely stunning Ragdoll Illustrations designed and loving illustrated by the very talented Sally Shand! Known for it’s oh so cute characters and clean lines, Ragdoll Illustrations started off with a small selection of gorgeous greeting cards in 2008 and has quickly grown into a stunning range of art prints and handprinted homewares – how lovely is that?!

I have to admit since only recently stumbling upon Sally’s gorgeous work almost all of her products have quickly made it to the top of my wish list, everything is just so so perfect! If you’re after a gorgeous set of greeting cards, or lovely new print you simply must take a peek at her online shop, it’s to die for – you can also read Sally’s lovely interview with the wonderful Studio Home here and have a peek into her gorgeous studio in Wellington that was beautifully photographed by her boyfriend Ryan Evison! x

Happy Monday everyone, I hope you all had a really lovely lazy weekend. Ours was filled with a installing gorgeous new door handles on all our interior doors, deep cleaning the kitchen, catching up with family and friend, movies, essays and of course nibbling away at a very delicious caramel cheesecake – it was absolutely perfect!

Over the weekend I also stumbled upon the most gorgeous custom wedding stationery by the very talented Fox and Fallow over on the stunning Hello May Bridal Blog. Darrell and Janet, the wonderfully talented duo behind Fox and Follow designed this gorgeous collection of paper goods for their own wedding – how lovely are the little badges that also double as place cards, service programs that are also animal face masks and of course the most gorgeous pin-wheel menu ever, the whole set is so beautiful! You simply must take a peek at their work, it’s far too perfect for words! x

6000-facebook-likes Oh my goodness, I’m beyond honoured and so very proud to have reached such an incredible milestone on Facebook – I really can’t believe that so many of you enjoy my work every day, it really is too lovely for words and so kind of you! Thank you all so so much for your incredible support, I can honestly say that none of this would ever be possible without you and for that I’m forever grateful, thank you!

So to celebrate reaching 6000 amazing likes on Facebook, I’m hosting another huge giveway for you all – as my way to say thank you, and of course for you to enjoy some of the gorgeous items and vendors that Auckland and New Zealand have to offer. Thank you so much to everyone below for donating such generous prizes, it’s beyond kind of them and I’m already so jealous of the lucky winner.

To enter this amazing giveaway, all you need to do is fill in your details in the form below and of course, share and like the above image throughout Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. This amazing giveaway is open to anyone in Auckland, New Zealand – or of course anyone willing to travel.

Again thank you all so so much for everything, good luck with the giveaway, the lucky winner will be announced on Friday the 19th of July at 7pm. Plus how absolutely gorgeous is the above image, it was taken by the gorgeous Cara Lynne Livermore! x

6000 facebook likes giveaway prizes!!

$50 Hair and Makeup voucher from Natalie Dent – this voucher is redeemable for the amount stated and can be used towards a hair &/or makeup service.

Something Epic Bracelet

A gorgeous tailored photo shoot from Captured by Keryn. Either a engagement shoot, love shoot or a boudoir shoot which includes makeover and 20 digital files (studio and local location shooting)

A stunning White Z lamp from LET LIV

Endemic world print – the prize is the winner’s choice of framed print of their amazing choice of NZ Art Prints, (up to value of $150), sent anywhere in New Zealand

A gorgeous bundle of goodies from Little ink.

The sweetest Made From Scratch recipe card pack.

A voucher for a gorgeous workshop at Studio 46 – to the value of $100

The sweetest gift card set from Peachy

thank you all so much for entering! This giveaway is now closed. X