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We Have Everything You Need for Your Sweetheart Table Here

The sweetheart table is a special place! It’s where you have your very first meal as husband and wife, all while surrounded by those you love. My advice, while you sit there, hand in hand, is to take a moment and let it all sink in. How far you’ve come and how far you’ll go,… Read more


Is It Okay to Wear Red to a Wedding? #AskDes

Hey, hey, it’s Wednesday! That means that I’ll be answering your wedding styling and planning questions that you submitted online using the hashtag #AskDes. This week, you had wedding guest questions on your mind and I thought it would be a good idea to answer them. Even if you are a bride, these are helpful… Read more


You’re Not Alone – The Dilemmas Every Bride-To-Be Goes Through

The question has been popped, you’ve said yes, it’s smooth sailing from here on in, right? Well, not necessarily. Here is where everything gets interesting! Unfortunately, every bride-to-be has dilemmas to work through, but we’ve all been there. So, what are the most common ones that every bride has to go through, and how can… Read more


This Hairband Tuck Hairstyle Will Simplify Your Life (In The Most Chic Way Possible)

When we saw this easy breezy boho hairstyle from Treaures & Travel, we knew we had to share it with you! It’s one of those hairstyles that looks intricate yet only takes a few minutes, making it the perfect solution for life on the go. All you need is a headband–that’s literally it. After hearing… Read more


Love (And Style) Is In the Air With These Valentines Day Looks

The colors of love this Valentine’s season are red, blush, and black! Whether you are going out on a date, hanging with your girlfriends for a Galentine’s Day celebration, or indulging in some self-love by cuddling up on the couch with your fur baby, you’ll look stylish and feel amazing in one of these outfits…. Read more


How Do I Make Sure My Wedding Jewelry Matches My Gown? #AskDes

Usually, I’m in your inbox every week with my newsletter (not signed up? You can do that here–just scroll to the “Stay in the Know” section of the homepage). This week, though, all of you were in mine! I asked what was on YOUR minds and invited you to email me your #AskDes wedding planning… Read more


The Perfect Romance Novel for Bachelor Fans

We get it–sometimes Monday nights aren’t enough and you need some Bachelor in your life during the rest of the week! We’ve found the solution to this problem in Lauren Layne’s new romance novel, Runaway Groom. This fun read centers around a Bachelor style reality tv show and follows Ellie (a contestant looking to publicize… Read more


Our Bohemian Wedding Dreams Come True With These Macrame Ideas

We know you can’t help but fall in love with the macramé trend that is currently sweeping the wedding industry! The beautiful knots are the perfect way to add texture and create that romantically soft feel to your special day. Below we’ve rounded up our favorite ways to incorporate this hot trend into your wedding… Read more


Help! I’ve Fallen in Love With Two Different Wedding Gowns–What Do I Do? #AskDes

Helloooo Wednesday! It’s that time again–time for me to answer the wedding planning and styling questions you submitted on social media using the hashtag #AskDes. Tomorrow is a big day for me! I will be a guest speaker at the Business Babes Collective Launch Party. This is an event that celebrates business babes all over Seattle… Read more


Golden Globes Inspired Hairstyles: Steal the Looks

The Golden Globes [insert all the starry-eyed emojis here]. I always enjoy watching them because celebrity fashion often influences bridal trends, from gowns to accessories to hair. And while you may not be wearing a red carpet inspired dress anytime soon, you can still steal a little celebrity style with your hair! Here are my… Read more


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