Posts Tagged ‘ferns’

December 12th, 2012 No Comments

weddings with matthew robbins: a chic neutral woodland inspired color palette will lead to a beautiful and elegant wedding

I love all things inspired by natural environments. During my last trip to Ireland I obsessed over the abundance of ferns growing everywhere. I also love the woodland environments of Northern California filled with lush greens and towering trees. All of those places and things inspired the color palette and the treatment of the following arrangements and vignettes. Keep in mind you can have a chic, elegant bouquet, centerpiece and party even if you want the decor to be inspired by all things wild and lush. I know many times this type of inspiration can lead to feeling like everything … Read more

November 1st, 2012 No Comments

bring the outside in with ferns

Adding a print like ferns into your home can enliven your space and bring a sense of nature into your interior. Multiple botanical prints lined in a hall like pictured above is nice way to bring a cohesive design element into an otherwise dull space. Wallpaper is more of a commitment but a bold green fern print paired with whites makes a room look crisp and clean. If you don’t want to invest in wallpaper, try painting your room with a fern stencil. Or add simple fern print throw pillows to your bed or sofa. I love shopping … Read more

October 30th, 2012 No Comments

simple fern placesetting

Having friends over at the last minute and want to dress up your table setting? Place a beautiful fern in the center of your table and snip off some leaves to dress up each placesetting. Most of us have a fern either in our homes or on our patio, so you might not even have to run to the florist or store for fresh flowers. I placed two fern limbs secured with a ribbon at the base at each placesetting on top of a crisp white linen napkin. If you don’t have green ribbon handy even some kitchen twine would … Read more

October 29th, 2012 No Comments

this week’s color palette: fern greens