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Where the Wild Things Will Be

Where the Wild Things Will Be Thursday, October 3, 2013 weddings

"Schnappviecher (snapping beast) on Shrove Tuesday" Photograph by Charles Fréger via National Geographic I've been talking with a dear friend about resurrecting a music festival project that is very near to my heart. After a very successful 3 year run, the people in charge ...

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Wedding Industry Experts 2013 Awards…& Our Greatest Hits

Friday, April 12, 2013 awards events ID Bohemia weddings

I've been nominated for Best Event Designer and Best Wedding Planner in the Wedding Industry Experts 2013 Awards. Winners are chosen by vote, and voting starts April 16th thru 23rd. Do you believe I'm the best?  Please mark your calendars and cast your votes for me:Best Event DesignerBest ...

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A Fantasy Garden Party & Modern Venetian Masquerade

Saturday, January 7, 2012 ID Bohemia new project set design weddings

Bridal Fantasy recently released a sneak preview of two editorials for the 2012 issue, for which ID BOHEMIA created the set designs. Enjoy!A Fantasy Garden Party (see our inspiration board Fantasy Garden Party on Pinterest)A Modern Venetian Masquerade (see our inspiration board Venetian Modern on ...

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Shop ‘Til You Drop!

Sunday, November 6, 2011 Design Lesson events floral garden ID Bohemia weddings

Our friend Jenna at Flowers by Jenna is taking part in the Shop Till You Drop Expo,  a pre-Christmas shopping event happening today at the Delta Edmonton South. You may remember Jenna as the designer who created the stunningly romantic floral arrangements for ID Bohemia's "Beauty & The ...

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Accolades for ID Bohemia

Monday, September 19, 2011 events ID Bohemia weddings

We received a letter of gratitude in two parts from our our wonderful clients and friends Michael and Pragya. It made me us happy that we wanted to share it with you.Hello dear decorator and friend!! We are safely back from the tropics. I wanted to touch base with you earlier and thank you for such ...

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Beauty & The Beast: The Art Director’s Cut

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 Beauty and The Beast events fashion floral ID Bohemia inspiration board set design weddings

The Inspiration Board we put together - via WedLuxe.comWell, my dears, the day has arrived! Beauty & The Beast - A Modern Interpretation of a Classic Fairy Tale is available for your viewing pleasure on the WedLuxe Couture Chronicles!Putting together a photo shoot is a complicated undertaking, ...

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Design Lesson: Make It Like You Mean It

Friday, November 19, 2010 Design Lesson ID Bohemia weddings

My friend Scott and I were having a conversation yesterday about Darren Aronofsky and how he made Pi. The aesthetic of Pi was a consequence of its low budget, but because the film was so successful1, the style that might never have happened, had Aronofsky had "enough money", has since been ...

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This love is like…whoa.

Thursday, April 15, 2010 blogs we like weddings

"SNOW" - Megan + Narbeh's Sweden Thriller Concept from PACIFIC PICTURES on Vimeo.Narbeh and Megan commissioned this video for their wedding. The soldier in the beginning is Andreas Wilson. Read more about this video here. And while you're at it, check out the blog that led me there, here: Maharani ...

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Design Lesson: Inspiration Boards

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 Design Lesson ID Bohemia inspiration board weddings

Aaron and I took a trip further northwise yesterday evening to deliver a décor package I prepared for Shaun Scade and Stephanie Emmerzael of Scade Photography, the winners of our Bridal Fantasy drawTWO + 2 + 2 = WIN!When asked,If "fortune favours the bold",HOW ARE YOU BOLD?Stephanie answered, "I ...

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For your eyes only VI: An Idea on Centerpieces and other Table Accoutrements

Wednesday, May 6, 2009 floral ID Bohemia new project weddings

For the tables, Aaron and I found these Moroccan-style lanterns. They will make beautiful centerpieces.We would like to do something like this with the lanterns, covering the tops with lush green moss (alluding to the temperate rainforest outside the wedding venue)but with this orchid stem.We'll ...

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