From poinsettia and amaryllis floral centerpieces, to candles and dancefloor disco balls, 10 great decor ideas for your New Year’s Eve party including fun serving tips for a dessert bar.

Meet Bevin Elias of by Elias, the Brooklyn, New York based design firm whose floral display and design work we’ve been admiring for some time, and are now thrilled to share. Jamali Garden: Tell us about your background. by Elias Design: I was born in Grenada and made my home in Brooklyn. I worked as […]

This month, we’re thrilled to feature the beautiful floral, wedding, and event stylings of Rachel Trimarco of New York City’s Bride & Blossom. Jamali Garden: How did you get your start in floral and event design? Bride & Blossom: Prior to Bride & Blossom, I wore various hats in financial sales, public relations, and TV […]

Get Into Platinum

October 19, 2016 0

Ideas for decorating with platinum as wedding color, for Thanksgiving and event flower centerpieces, for a New Year’s Eve party, and ways to add romantic candlelight with platinum mercury glass votive candle and tea light holders.

Meet the designer of the social event of the year, the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual Costume Institute Gala, Raúl Àvila, who shares his designs from the this year’s ‘Manus x Machina: Fashion in the Age of Technology’ dinner. Jamali Garden: Tell us a bit about your background. How did you get your start in […]

With its intriguing texture, bold green color and natural look, moss is an exciting way to bring the outside in. Curious about how you can decorate with moss? The opportunities are endless. 1. Cake Stand Base Gather moss around the base of a wedding cake or tiered dessert stand for a unique presentation. 2. Verdant Centerpiece […]

Meet Tara Guérard of Tara Guérard Soirée and have a peek at two of her gorgeous weddings. Jamali Garden: Tell us about your background. Tara Guérard: My background knowledge (and only experience) was in the food and beverage industry (I paid my way through college waiting tables). I had a desire to be creative. So, I took […]

Mercury glass has been used in decor since the 1800s, and for good reason. Its vintage shine suits a variety of styles and spaces – a couple of mercury glass vases adds a touch of shimmer to table settings, while pairing vases with candles and romantic blooms makes for eye-catching centerpieces perfect for a vintage […]

Indoors or out, on the patio, or in the garden, we rounded up some of our favorite ideas to decorate, serve, and entertain at your 4th of July bbq, summer parties, or events. Tabletop Brighten your outdoor table with fabric: We love this idea from Lonny by David Stark that uses leftover fabric to cover lanterns […]

It’s peony season and the season is now longer thanks to the arrival of Alaska peonies. From peony wedding bouquets to dinner table centerpieces, here are some of our favorite ways to incorporate peonies into your weddings, parties, and celebrations. 1. Peony Wedding Bouquet The inspiration for this wedding bouquet is Downton Abbey, hence its […]