Ramping up!

Ramping up!

Yesterday morning brought a trade show called The Smaller Side of SYSCO.  An awesome little show featuring local artisanal purveyors and such.  White Marble Farms, Maple Leaf Farms, Rain Crown Ranch, and Zarlengo’s Italian Ice & Gelato (and more!) all showed beautiful products that I wanted to order immediately!

There were beautiful Morels,…

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Day-glo Desserts

Day-glo Desserts

I love when food and fashion trend the same way.  Neon colors are such a summer obsession – why wouldn’t we pair our food to match?  This is one plated dessert that’s runway ready.

Bloody Masterpiece

Bloody Masterpiece

Holy hell!  This really takes the cake is the world of Bloody Mary’s.  Caterers take note! While it’s easily served at a restaurant – this is a way cool thing for a brunch event, ladies hat luncheon (serious ladies only), St. Patty’s party, birthday (adult or child) party, engagement brunch,…

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A Meal for Men....

A Meal for Men….

Dinner parties aren’t just for the ladies. When you have men’s accessories, booze, beef and a vault, expect only the well suited. And maybe Batman.

This dinner party photo shoot, a la Mad Men, features jewelry by Jojo&Sofia at The Bedford in the vault.  Each guest sat down to a placecard-meets-favor…

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Tassels & Tie Clips

Tassels & Tie Clips

Add a touch of texture to your next place setting with a fab Tie Clip (Jojo & Sofia), which doubles as a favor for guests.  Up the ante by also clipping on a tassel.

Pinktacular!

Pinktacular!

First birthday delight.  Candy, cake, rice krispie treats…you name it; it’s pink.

Modern Indian weddings, high style & top cuisine

Modern Indian weddings, high style & top cuisine

Hermès, meet Indian Wedding.  Indian Wedding, meet Hermès.   See what I mean?   Channeling the modern Indian bride….captured.

Top cuisine by Entertaining Company.

Simply chic at Kors

Intimate breakfast at the Collection Store.  900 N Michigan.

Fresh is Key

Fresh is Key

The tomato is consumed in diverse ways, including raw, as an ingredient in many dishes and sauces, and in drinks. While it is botanically a fruit, it is considered a vegetable for culinary purposes (as well as by the United States Supreme Court, see Nix v. Hedden), which has caused…

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Muddling Mayhem

Muddling Mayhem

Clean and fresh cocktails with fruits and herbs.