WEDDING COLOR INSPIRATION {shake it like a polaroid picture} COLOR ~ Lemon Yellow

WEDDING COLOR INSPIRATION {shake it like a polaroid picture} COLOR ~ Lemon Yellow

{Love it.} Ok, my 6-year-old niece just did the cutest thing, and so that means another blog post for you guys, today.  Wheeee!  Ok, here’s what she said:

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I LOVE BEAUTIFUL THINGS … {especially after the morning I’ve had} … Which is Why I {Heart} Elizabeth Messina

I LOVE BEAUTIFUL THINGS … {especially after the morning I’ve had} … Which is Why I {Heart} Elizabeth Messina

Happy Thursday, my friends.  I just escorted a HUGE bug to the other side of the street, and it was disgusting.  Though my 6-year-old niece and 3-year old nephew seem to think it’s “cooooooool” which I get, but my niece in particular kept calling it “pretty.”  Pretty?  It was an inch and a half (for [...]

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INSPIRATION BOARDS | Color Palette: Right in Between Some Blue and Some Green…

INSPIRATION BOARDS | Color Palette: Right in Between Some Blue and Some Green…

Totally in love with these two sets of dreamy shots by one fabulous board creator, Niki :D.  Of the first set, I’m obsessed with the goldfish shot, and the color of that fence in the upper right-hand corner makes my brain tingle with joy.  Truly brilliant coloring tends to have that effect on me.  (Yeah, [...]

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INSPIRATION BOARD | Pastel Color Palette: Pink + Green + Blue + Beige

INSPIRATION BOARD | Pastel Color Palette: Pink + Green + Blue + Beige

Not only do I love Paris, too, but I think this board displays a heavenly mix of pink, green, blue and beige pastels, perfect for a Spring or Summer wedding.  If you’re daring enough to go THAT girlie, that is.  ;) 1. Untitled, 2. Daisy Dance, 3. gravity release me …, 4. “Nature never repeats [...]

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FRIDAY’S FAB FINDS ♡ Part I { CAKE LOVE } Wedding Cake Inspiration Tool!

FRIDAY’S FAB FINDS ♡ Part I { CAKE LOVE } Wedding Cake Inspiration Tool!

I found this tool on Brides.com and it entertained me so much, that I just had to share it with you guys.  {Let me know what YOU think of it!} If you’ve been struggling to figure out the perfect color combination and design for your wedding cake, here’s a nifty little solution.  It’s not unlike [...]

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‘BRIDAL PARTY’ LOVE ❦ A Bridal Shower Inspired by Gossip Girl [Minus All the Biotches]

‘BRIDAL PARTY’ LOVE ❦ A Bridal Shower Inspired by Gossip Girl [Minus All the Biotches]

When I saw this on Hostess with the Mostess, I started trembling. It is kind of the most awesome thing I’ve seen, and I’ve seen tons of things.  Not to mention – and I’m a little unsure of whether or not I should admit this, but – I’ve never even seen the show Gossip Girl. Oh, [...]

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INSPIRATION | pretty lovely and pretty creative | Color Schemes for Your Home Space Work Just as Well for Your Wedding

INSPIRATION | pretty lovely and pretty creative | Color Schemes for Your Home Space Work Just as Well for Your Wedding

I love this idea… it’s something I’ve always wanted to do with the many lovely photos of my mother that my dad has taken over time.  This one’s from Cindy Russell, of her mother.  … Always loved that he took those photos.  So sweet, such a deep expression of love.  I’m joyous that they exist, [...]

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5-Star Photos of the Day | A Peacock Palette Will Stun Them All {Images Courtesy of Denise Bovee Photography}

5-Star Photos of the Day |                   A Peacock Palette Will Stun Them All                            {Images Courtesy of Denise Bovee Photography}

Are you sitting down? Ah-mazing.  Just amazing.  Denise Bovee, you are perfection.

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Sunset Inspired Wedding Details ♥ Inspiration Board & Etsy Spotlight (Twofer!)

Sunset Inspired Wedding Details ♥ Inspiration Board & Etsy Spotlight (Twofer!)

During one of my sojourns in the land of Etsy,  I stumbled upon a bounty of colorific creations being sold by paintallnightstudios, a darling little paint shop.  The images below, painted by Robert David Bretz, are a just a handful of the many lovely works of art I found to be so inspiring that I [...]

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Inspiration Board: Yellow & Grey Amount to a Bright, White, Sunshiny Day!

Inspiration Board: Yellow & Grey Amount to a Bright, White, Sunshiny Day!

About a year ago, as we were walking the streets of lower Manhattan on our way to lunch, future hubby drew my attention to a brand new residential high-rise on our left.  It was a very modern structure, and only two colors coated its walls, which were made entirely of brick.  The colors?  Grey and [...]

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Inspiration Board: Dorothy’s Ruby Red Slippers

Inspiration Board: Dorothy’s Ruby Red Slippers

I’ve got inspiration coming out of my ears, today.  But it’s all landing safely onto the pages of this blog, so no messy cleanup required… and, in my opinion, it just keeps getting better (if I do say so myself!).  I happen to obsess over the colors… er, color… in this next board. By the [...]

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Inspiration Board: Yellow and Brown Turn That Frown Upside Down!

Inspiration Board: Yellow and Brown Turn That Frown Upside Down!

Really loving on yellow, today.  Can you tell?  :) Below, I brought together a few different shades of yellow; sorbet, gold and buttercream (mmm… it just melts off the tongue when you say that out loud).  Against the browns of a paper lunch bag, serving tray or card stock, any of these yellow shades will [...]

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Inspiration Board: Yellow, White, Grey & Bordeaux

Inspiration Board: Yellow, White, Grey & Bordeaux

The seasons are changing.  It’s dreary, grey and a bit bare outside today, with yellowed leaves snapping off their trees and coasting on the brisk winds that took them.  It begs the question here at tKB: sad, cold day… or uniquely inspiring color palette?  The latter, of course! I worked up the below after some [...]

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Wedding WOW Factor: Be Gaudy And Just Gold Leaf It All

Wedding WOW Factor: Be Gaudy And Just Gold Leaf It All

Gold can do so much for decor, bringing excitement and shimmer to what’s otherwise a bore.  (Hehe.)  Here, we’ve compiled a whole bunch of photos with a single common theme: gold leaf.  Some are barely touched by the mesmerizing foil, others engulfed by its rich, delicate shimmer.  I think it looks SPECTACULAR on EVERYTHING! What [...]

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Inspiration Board: ‘My Sunset Colors,’ Featuring Stationer-Extraordinaire, Cheree Berry

Inspiration Board: ‘My Sunset Colors,’ Featuring Stationer-Extraordinaire, Cheree Berry

Ok, LOVING this board from the Style Circle over at Style Me Pretty.  If you’re unfamiliar with the name Cheree Berry, I suggest you click on her name and take a look at what I think are some of the most beautiful, colorful and exquisite wedding invitations I’ve had the pleasure of beholding.  Wow, that [...]

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Inspiration Board: ‘Something Green Or Something Blue’

Inspiration Board: ‘Something Green Or Something Blue’

Designed by the brilliant Brancoprata of the Style Circle world over at Style Me Pretty.  Need I say more?  No, but I’m gonna. Those CUPCAKES, they make me happy, just looking at them.  They actually bring me joy, without taking a bite.  That’s a photo, kids.  And look at those hydrangeas!  I don’t typically love [...]

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Inspiration Board: Cherry Blossom Bride by Brancoprata

Inspiration Board: Cherry Blossom Bride by Brancoprata

Found this on a visit to Style Me Pretty, today.  I have to tell you, board guru Brancoprata is a producer when it comes to quality inspiration boards that actually inspire.  This one makes me want to pop on a rose-colored lens and just walk around all day snapping the resulting beauty. See the rest [...]

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Inspiration Board: Strawberry Heaven on Earth!

Inspiration Board: Strawberry Heaven on Earth!

Chiara over at Style Me Pretty calls this “For the Love of Strawberries.” Couldn’t think of a better way to describe this board of radiant reds! Credits: Michael and Judy Stouffer, J. Crew

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Inspiration Board: Pink, Green & White Delight

Inspiration Board: Pink, Green & White Delight

Inspiration Board: Pink, Green & White Delight

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Inspiration Board: A Great Day for A Blue Wedding

Inspiration Board: A Great Day for A Blue Wedding

My inspiration for this board came from the striking blue sky that glows behind party-goers while they admire a newly married couple in their first dance together as husband and wife. Credits: Suthi Picotte, Suthi Picotte If you wanted to employ a color scheme like this one for your wedding, I would suggest detailing the [...]

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Inspiration Board: Chocolate Bars Make It Better

Inspiration Board: Chocolate Bars Make It Better

I admit, my favorite thing about this gathering is the inclusion of chocolate chunks. Want to rope us in? Show us a creative way to infuse something chocolate into your wedding, and we’ll bite.

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Inspiration Board: Pretty Sure About Pink

Inspiration Board: Pretty Sure About Pink

Like yourself a blush pink palette? Get inspired with this masterpiece: Credits: Karlisch, Karen Wise, Jose Villa, Lisa Lefkowitz, Meg Baisden Photography, Byron Hoffman and Lasting Images, Sweet Monday Photography, Suthi Picotte

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