There is so much goodness to share so I’ll just dive right in! A month or so ago I was selected to be among a group of awesome and talented designers who will be donating their time and vision to … Continue reading
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Tagged Apartment 46, build.com, Chairish, eclectic design, floral arrangements, Floral Design, Houzz, interior design, Land of Nod, Loloi rugs, Lucile Packard, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, RMH Stanford, Ronald McDonald House Stanford, San Francisco Design Center, san mateo floral design, san mateo interior designer, Serena and Lily, SFDC, Small Spaces, Uttermost, vintage furniture, vintage silver
For so many reasons, Fall is my favorite time of year. Although we don’t really have an extreme change of seasons here in California, there’s a chill in the air, leaves on the ground and families come together to share … Continue reading
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Tagged eclectic design, Fall decor, fall entertaining, fall florals, fall table, fall vignettes, floral arrangements, interior design, pumpkin decor, san mateo floral design, san mateo interior designer, vintage containers, white pumpkins
Danielle and Joe Portelli were married in Burlingame, California in August, 2012. In an exciting twist, I did not do the floral arrangements for the day, but was brought on board as a wedding coordinator and decorator for the entrance … Continue reading
Whether you’re like me, and the thought of having large groups of people over gives you hives, or you’re the frequently entertaining-type, it’s the time of year to invite folks over to fill our homes with the love, laughter and … Continue reading
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Tagged bar carts, bar set-up, Christmas dinner, contemporary design, design on a budget, eclectic decor, eclectic design, entertaining, entertaining at home, entertaining on a budget, floral arrangements, Floral Design, get-together, Holiday decor, holiday entertaining, impromptu bar, modern design, new year's decor, new year's entertaining, san mateo floral design, san mateo interior designer, soiree, succulents, table settings, thanksgiving decor, thanksgiving dinner, vintage containers, vintage glasses, vintage glassware, vintage silver
There’s a romantic crispness to the air right now. Night comes earlier and it’s the perfect time to cocoon under warm blankets in candlelit rooms. It’s my favorite season of the year. As the last days of summer disappear, creative … Continue reading
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Tagged Air plants, anthropologie, apothecary cabinets, apothecary jars, Bibliotèque centrale du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, bizarre, Bonnier de la Mosson, cabinets, collections, curios, Curiosities, curiosity shop, curiosity Shoppe, eclectic design, Etsy, Fall decor, Floral Design, Halloween, Halloween decor, Industrial Design, interior design, Lindsey Carr, Little Robot, Louisiana, modern design, natural collections, natural history, nature collections, Paris., Real Simple, san mateo floral design, san mateo interior designer, Society 6, spanish moss, Specimen bottles, specimens, spooky vintage, steampunk, victorian, vignettes, vintage art, vintage containers, Vintage Spooky
Changing the format of our blog meant shifting content into specific buckets. While this makes things so much easier to find, it also means that unless you’re looking, you may miss our latest work!
Posted in Apartment 46, Events, Floral Design, Inspiration, Lovely Things, Weddings!
Tagged bridal bouquet, contemporary design, eclectic bridal, eclectic design, Floral Design, interior design, modern design, modern garden design, Orange Turtle Photography, san mateo floral design, SF Galleria, Urban weddings, vintage silver, Wedding design, Wedding flowers, Wente Vineyards, wine country weddings
I can hardly believe it’s “that” time of year again but yes, yes it is indeed! Wedding season snuck up on me in the form of lovely Anel “Nellie” Resendez and her upcoming uber colorful and equally large wedding. While … Continue reading
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Tagged aeonium, anemones, bridal bouquet, Floral Design, peonies, pieris, proteus, san mateo floral design, succulents, Wedding flowers, Wildflowers
There are certain spaces that are so compelling to me that they conjure up fantasies of wine-filled nights or whispers of things I hardly ever share. In my opinion there are a lot of elements that need to come together … Continue reading
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Tagged Clift Hotel, contemporary design, custom upholstery, eclectic design, eco design, High Fashion Home, Hotel Vitale, Industrial Design, interior design, Marie Antoinette, modern design, san mateo floral design, san mateo interior designer, vintage furniture, W Hotel
Cathy and Tim got married at the San Mateo Garden Center in San Mateo, CA.
Posted in Apartment 46, Floral Design, Weddings!
Tagged autumn weddings, Black Calla Lily, boutonnieres, bridal bouquet, Dusty Miller, eclectic floral design, Fall weddings, Floral Design, October weddings, romantic floral design, san mateo floral design, San Mateo Garden Center, Scabiosa, Wedding design, Wedding flowers, Wildflowers