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Tips and Tidbits

2011 Holiday Gift Guide: The Gardener

December 13, 2011

I am thankful for the people in my life who love to garden. They notice the beauty in the small things and also make the environments they are in beautiful as well. So whether you want to help a friend begin her first garden or lavish the long-time grower, here’s a gift guide for the gardener in your life. Enjoy!

– aimee

Gift List:

1. William Morris Rose Garden Labels from Ruche ($4.99)
2. Effortlessly Sown Herb Kit from Anthropologie ($16.00)
3. Lavender Gardeners Salve by Terrain ($12.00)
4. Lotta Jansdotter’s Echo Tote ($58.00)
5. Five Year Garden Journal by Mimi Luebbermann from Barnes and Noble ($15.96)
6. Hunter high gloss rain boots from Nordstrom in vintage yellow ($125.00)
7. Garden Window Button Poncho from Ruche ($42.99)

Fancy This...

Piqued My Pinterest: Brown Paper Packages…

December 6, 2011

… tied up with string. These are a few of my favorite giftwrap ideas spotted on Pinterest. Enjoy!

– gia

Photo Credits:
row 1: Attik 72, pinned here | Glinting Arrows Wrapping paper from Anthropologie, pinned here
row 2: Baker’s Twine from Anthropologie, pinned here | recycled gift wrap from a creative mint, pinned here | hand drawn gift wrap tutorial, pinned here
row 3: parcel found on Paper n Stitch, pinned here | jute twine from 464Handmade, pinned here

Store Scoop


November 24, 2011

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!  Isn’t this beautiful photo by Brooke Boling Photography just perfect for today? I hope your holiday is filled with feasts and festivities, and I hope you’re enjoying the warmth of being surrounded by the ones you love.

I just wanted to take a moment to say thank you to our wonderful readers for visiting our little blog week after week; thank you to all of our gorgeous Betsywhite brides for including our wedding invitations and stationery in your special day and a huge thanks to the Flights of Fancy team for doing such an amazing job – this blog would not be what it is without you! xo

See you all on Monday!

– gia

Photo Credit:
Brooke Boling Photography via Style Me Pretty



Party Inspiration

A Perfectly Pink Holiday

November 22, 2011

This definitely isn’t the expected holiday reds and greens that we often start seeing at this time of year… but in an effort to change things up a bit, why not opt for girly pinks and shiny golds instead? I think it’s gorgeous! Happy party planning!

Featured Design: Holiday Cheer Holiday Party Invitation


Photo Credits:
row 1: Wedding Belles Dabney Dress via Kate Spade | Drinks via Martha Stewart | Ornaments via Better Homes and Gardens
row 2: Macaroons photographed by Leanne Stamatellos via Flickr | Halston Heritage clutch via shopbop
row 3: Holiday Cheer Holiday Party Invitation via Betsywhite Stationery | Fringe via Somewhere Splendid