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La Dolce Idea is featured on Freedom For All Americans about LGBTQ non-discrimination

I was very pleased to be featured on Freedom For All Americans, a non-profit organization committed to secure full nondiscrimination protections for LGBTQ people nationwide. The blog post was about “Small Business Leaders Defend LGBTQ Non-Discrimination & Equal Treatment for All”. I am very passionate about helping couples with their wedding planning, regardless of their… Continue reading La Dolce Idea is featured on Freedom For All Americans about LGBTQ non-discrimination

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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

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La Dolce Idea featured in… Ceremony Magazine

This week I am working on a dessert table for a photo shoot that will be featured in the 2013 edition of Ceremony Magazine. I can’t share the details yet but stay tuned for more information! In the meantime, here is this year’s feature in the San Diego issue: Sweet Dreams. The initial concept was… Continue reading La Dolce Idea featured in… Ceremony Magazine

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La Dolce Idea featured in… Aroos Magazine

I am so excited to share today’s post! One of my favorite 2011 couples was recently featured in Aroos Magazine for the vibrant color palette that the bride, Jordana loved. She and her husband Preston have been wonderful to work with and their celebration at Morgan Run was truly one of  a kind. Enjoy the… Continue reading La Dolce Idea featured in… Aroos Magazine