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Ariella Chezar’s Charleston Workshop

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Ariella Chezar, master of petals, will be hosting a floral workshop in Charleston with Easton Events. Whether you are a seasoned floral professional or your hobby is arranging on the weekend, this workshop will refine your skills and inspire new ideas. Sign up today while spots are still available, email: or by phone: 413.528.3285. […]

Alabama’s fashion star

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

We had the pleasure to visit with Hunter Bell, owner/designer of Hunter Dixon clothing line at Marella, a few weeks ago. Her clothing is feminine, yet structured, and she is the epitome of a Southern belle—sweet and beautiful inside and out. Don’t let the Southern roots fool you though, Bell won NBC’s “Fashion Star” and […]

Fashion designer turned floral on her wedding day

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Rebeca Minkoff—fashion designer known for her edgy handbags, inventive ready-to-wear, and web/ social media savvy—teamed up with the Ronald McDonald House Young Leadership Board to host their 5th annual Red Stiletto Party at our local Saks back in March. As wonderful as the fashion show, swag, and refreshments were, my favorite thing about Rebecca coming to […]

ADAC’s Southeast Designer and Architect Awards

Friday, May 31st, 2013

“flower” girls, Margot Shaw and Atlanta’s Julie Durkee attended ADAC’s Southeast Designer and Architect of the Year Awards on May 9th and what fun to find that Birmingham architect, Bill Ingram won for best architect, along with Atlanta-based Suzanne Kasler, for Residential Interior Design! (See “flower” Spring 2013 – Outside-In password: orchids), and Jo Rabaut for Contract […]

2013 Chelsea Flower Show

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

Last week, the Chelsea Flower show celebrated it’s 100th birthday. True to form, spectacular gardens wowed guests as they walked through the exhibits. One of our favorite British garden designers, Jinny Blom, collaborated with Prince Harry in designing the Forget- Me- Not Garden to benefit his charity Sentebale, which helps under privileged children in the […]