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La Dolce Idea featured on Brides 365

Today I’m pleased to feature a wedding blog post where I was asked to share ideas about sweet treats. The writer, Jill Jaracz included one of my upcoming projects: salt-water taffy garlands that you can make by stringing the wrapped candies on colored embroidery thread. The garlands will be used as a backdrop for a dessert table… Continue reading La Dolce Idea featured on Brides 365

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La Dolce Idea is a winner!

We did it again! WeddingWire, the nation’s leading online wedding marketplace, named La Dolce Idea as a winner of the prestigious WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards® 2015 for Wedding Planning in San Diego. The WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards® 2015 recognizes the top five percent of wedding professionals in the WeddingWire Network who demonstrate excellence in quality, service, responsiveness… Continue reading La Dolce Idea is a winner!

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The Sweet Table Boutique – Our Sweet Story

When I design a dessert table I always get very excited: having sweets of all sorts around me makes me happy! This teal and gold tabletop had desserts as the focal point. Each place setting had a mini cake with intricate detail, matching the larger size cake on display. The shiny charger plates and the… Continue reading The Sweet Table Boutique – Our Sweet Story

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What I liked about… Lisa and Koa’s wedding

Lisa and Koa chose the Hotel Del Coronado as their wedding destination. Both outstanding athletes (Lisa is a tennis player and Koa plays professional American football), bride and groom worked with me on a beautiful palette of yellow-cream-platinum gray with lace accents, and we incorporated some Polynesian traditions in honor of Koa’s heritage. Dawn with Embellishmint… Continue reading What I liked about… Lisa and Koa’s wedding

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Tabletop: Romantic Garden Rendez-Vous

Who doesn’t like a romantic setting? It never goes out of style! I had a lot of fun with a fantastic team of professionals in designing this photo shoot. Just by describing the names of the flowers that were used you will love everything about it: Rabelais roses, O’Hara garden roses, Carousel roses, and vintage… Continue reading Tabletop: Romantic Garden Rendez-Vous

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The Sweet Table Boutique by La Dolce Idea – Jewel Tones

Jewel tones never go out of style: they’re still popular choices on the runway and, of course, at weddings. Being a huge fan of jewel tones, I designed a dessert table that featured hanging cakes and a bed of succulents with irresistible sweets. Grove Pastry Shop was one of my partners in crime for the… Continue reading The Sweet Table Boutique by La Dolce Idea – Jewel Tones

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La Dolce Idea’s “Hitched” dessert table is on WE tv

I am so honored to be on WEtv’s website today with one of my dessert tables, Hitched. It is shown right next to the one and only David Tutera 🙂 The starting point for this table was a delicate palette (blush + violet pink + ivory) and I added gold glitter to spice it up.… Continue reading La Dolce Idea’s “Hitched” dessert table is on WE tv