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Naomi De Manana

Name: Naomi deManana
Title: Senior Style Editor
Hometown: Santa Cruz, California
Favorite wedding flower: Poppies and Sweet Peas
Best planning tip: Find professionals that you like and trust; Be as clear as possible about what you want; Then let go and trust their creativity.

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Registry: An Amazing Vacuum For Pet Owners

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Given the number of dogs and other pets that have been featured in our real weddings, it seems that many of you are animal lovers. And so am …

Registry: Simon Pearce

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Wow! I am so excited about these new plates by Simon Pearce. Aren’t the edges amazing? They will hit stores next month along with many more beautiful handmade pieces. …

Registry: Bloomingdale's Big Brown Bag Ap

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Meet Bloomingdale’s recently launched Big Brown Bag App. If you’re a bride, here’s what you need to know: it makes creating, building, and managing a registry really easy—and all …

Give Someone A Bear Hug from Blackbird Letterpress

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These Bear Hug cards are adorable! Wouldn’t they make a great seating card? Check out Blackbird Letterpress for all kinds of other cutie stuff…

Dig Into Wilder Quarterly

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I was excited to get my new issue of Wilder Quarterly! I am always inspired by this magazine’s stories and photos. They have great gardening tips and stories, …

Crazy for Compotes

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If you’re having round tables at your reception, my favorite vessel for flower arrangements is definitely the footed bowl, or compote. They lift flowers up to the perfect …

Tabletop Market: Rosenthal Studio Line mini vases

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What could be even better than Rosenthal’s studio-line vases? The mini versions that were unveiled at tabletop market. Only $35 and so adorable!…

Tabletop Market: Royal Doulton

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I just love this pattern  from Royal Doulton! The folk art style is so uplifting and sweet…