Archive | January, 2012

Sweetest Thing: Billy’s Bakery

26 Jan

If you want a something sweet that’s made fresh everyday from scratch look no further than Billy’s Bakery. This bakery will give you the feeling of being back in your Grandma’s kitchen!  You will find everything from cakes and cupcakes to miniature pies and cookies. Billy’s Bakery offers a custom cookie stack would make great favors at any wedding.  Billy’s is also ideal for brides who want cupcakes served over a traditional cake.

Located in three different spots in New York City (Chelsea, Tribeca & Nolita), Billy’s Bakery is a great spot for all your sweet-tooth needs!


Contest: Win Letterpress Wedding Invites!

23 Jan

Looking for the perfect invitation for your wedding?  Pressed of Brooklyn is the place for you!

Pressed is currently giving away a set of wedding invites in their classic Avignon design. This simple black and white design is sure to match any wedding theme and the customized letterpress look is sure to add a little something special.  Hurry the contest ends February 25th!

Enter to win 20 letterpress invitations and RSVP cards HERE and don’t forget to like them on facebook too!

Something Blue: Earrings

20 Jan

Our favorite way to showcase “something blue”  at a Wedding in New York City?  Blue bling.  The simplest touch of gemstones on your ears adds elegance and the something blue you need as a New York Bride!

Simple sparkle by – Love them!

These are stunning enough for the red carpet.  Channel your inner Hollywood Goddess and rock these on your big day.  Snag them here at

Sweetest Thing Thursday: Elegantly Iced

19 Jan

A while back we bumped into Elegantly Iced at the Wedding Salon.  They had a beautifully presented table at the show and it drew many visitors.  Their online gallery has a large variety of inspiration and each cake has impressive detail work.

We are especially loving her 5 star rating on Yelp.  Sweet!

Something Blue: Flowers

13 Jan

Every bride wants her wedding to have a beautiful atmosphere for her and her guests.  One of the best ways to create this ambiance is through floral design.  Whether the bride wants to reflect a theme or a certain color scheme, flowers send the message.

In line with the hot new “blue” bridal party color, here are a few floral arrangements that would add something blue to any bride’s big day!

This bridal bouquet was created by Ariston Florist  and would compliment any shades of blue in the bridal party.

These petite bouquets below are perfect for the bridal party!  Designs by Ahn!

Finally, for the bride that wants to have blue as a pop of color on the tables, Bridal Flower Exclusive  offers this modern and simple table arrangement.

Sweetest Thing Thursday: Little Oven

12 Jan

If you are looking for a bakery that offers cakes, sweet treats and even favors for the big day, Little Oven is for you!

Little Oven is a recent addition to the ever flourishing neighborhood, Long Island City and worth a look.  This bake shop specializes in French Macaroons, Wedding Cakes and pastries.   All items are made on premise with the finest and freshest ingredients.  One of our favorite ideas from Little Oven is the Macaroon three pack used as a Wedding Favor.   Serve some macroons along side a fabulous wedding cake and then guests get to take home a trio of sweet treats!

Little Oven is our BIG recommendation for the day!

Offer something different at your wedding: French Macaroons are all the rage!

The PERFECT idea for a favor. Sweet treats on the go!

Little Oven produces unique Wedding Cake too!

Contest: Win A Wedding Photography Package!

11 Jan

Our friends at WeddingWire just announced a fabulous opportunity for Brides-To-Be!

Bella Pictures and WeddingWire are giving away 1 Wedding Photography package valued at $4,800.  All you have to do is enter HERE.  We are loving the photos  by Bella Pictures – check out some of our favorites below.