Spring is simply mahvelous this time of year in SoCal.

Blue skies, birds chirping, flowers in bloom…Spent yesterday afternoon outdoors showering our gorgeous bride-to-be with a hat-themed party decked out in Sunday’s best. Peep below for highlights from yet another fashionably fabulous fête! Life is goooooood!

Congratulations Mary! Can’t wait to partake in all the pre-wedding festivities…
Cheers to YOU my love!

{Tibi dress (old, shop more HERE), Vintage hat from Long Beach Antique Market (DIY embellishment by me), Vintage beaded cardigan}

*Special shout-out to Jeanine, Holly, and Teresa for my pix…I’m a lost pup without my boy…thanks for stepping in ladies!*

And now for the FINAL winners of 5 days of giveaways…
H&M Faux Leather Clutch: Anastasia of Natbees’ Fashion!
Vintage Dooney and Bourke Leather Satchel: Bessie of Bravoe Runway!
Congratulations ladies! I’ll be emailing you shortly!
Thank you to everyone who entered!
Another giveaway awaits SOON…this one’s such a goodie and perfect for summer…
You’ll lallalalalLOVE it!


  1. That's such a cute idea!! I love garden parties! never been to one but they look so fancy and girly 🙂 The food looks amazing and everyone looks beautiful! Looks like so much fun!!


  2. The food looks AMAZING! And what great photos! This looks so lovely. I know you had a blast!

  3. What I would do to have been there! Looks absolutely gorgeous! So happy that yous topped by. Your blog is just gorgeous and I'm so happy to have come across it.

    Happy Monday! 🙂

  4. How gorgeous are you and what a beautiful party! From the flowers to the food to the setting and the guests, it must have been a lovely day. Love your hat!

  5. Oh my goodness Julie! What an amazing event, the food looked amazing! The decor, everyone is dressed so beautifully! I love it all! I scrolled down to catch up on some old posts, what an amazing beachside wedding you recently attended, your photos are amazing! Thank you so much for hosting your 5 fabulous giveaways, I'll be emailing you back soon 🙂

  6. Beauty beauty beauty, this is absolutely my kind of scene for a wedding.
    Everybody looks flawless stunning
    such an ease and flow to the entire day
    Beautiful photography I might add

  7. Hi Julie,

    Love, love, love your hat! It looks like the perfect party, such pretty umbrellas and the buffet looks delish, especially the dessert table. You did a great job. btw, thanks for stopping by my blog.


  8. such great snaps!!! and the party looks so gorgeous, all the food, the drinks, the hats! =) lovely! =)

    xoxo, Ivana


  9. OMG everything is so beautifuL!! I adore the hats, the goodies ..the photos! Magical, I am sure it was great D

  10. Love the outfit, your wearing such a nice hat. The bridal shower looked beautiful!

    I'm having a resort swimsuit giveaway on my blog I think you'll love it, please pass by and enter!


  11. These photos are just so beautiful, they capture such vivid life and happiness. You looked amazing – love the color scheme and floral accents!


  12. wow, those pictures are so LOVELY. Congrats to the bride.
    Visit my blog if you have a while, there will be a Romwe giveaway in the next post ♥

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