Eco-Chic Style

Sep
30
2014
Pumpkin Pie martini
Nothing is more fun for a fall wedding than a signature harvest cocktail made with organic ingredients. In the midst of the hubbub over food, sometimes special wedding drinks get overlooked. Show your guests it’s all in the details by serving some clever fall-themed favorites at your wedding. Lighter drinks are best early in the evening, while heavier, creamier drinks are best...
Sep
29
2014
Local flower wedding bouquet for fall
Fall is the perfect time to have a green wedding and picking locally-grown blooms for your wedding bouquet, centerpieces and aisle décor is a great way to celebrate the season. Olivia Rae Photography At Local Color Flowers, located in Baltimore, MD, the fall is our busiest season of the year for weddings and events. Many couples choose to get married in the fall because...
Sep
26
2014
bride opening a piece of art at her wedding shower
You have it all: love, joy, companionship…and three toasters, four coffee makers, and seven bowls you did not register for. It might be time to consider your donation options!  Image: eleven cupcakes If your friends and family followed the shopping list from your bridal registry, you are among the few who enjoyed wedding gifts that include everything your heart desires,...
Sep
25
2014
Brooklyn bridge
For some people, the sandy beaches and tropical breezes of an island paradise are the end all and be all of honeymoon planning. For others, a local seasonal adventure is much more exciting. The east coast of the United States is a rich, cultured place—from the bright lights of New York City to the dramatic bluffs and rocky beaches of Massachusetts. If you already live near the...
Sep
24
2014
Gaia river lodge in belieze
There’s no denying that you look great in white. But for your honeymoon? Try going green in Belize. By green, we mean the profusions of palm leaves. Or a wide resplendent rainforest splayed before your veranda. The backdrop of a plantain leaf, framing bright splotches of pepper, wild onions, and honey. Green, because every detail was planned with protecting the planet in mind...
Sep
23
2014
eco-friendly bride and groom in a field of wheat
When you marry your soulmate be sure it’s on the first full moon of summer. That is what Eric Brumett and Sarah Faith, two co-founders of ThetaHealingNYC® did - and their DIY eco-friendly woodland wedding was amazing. Both Eric and Sarah are healers and teachers. The two of them teach couples how to strengthen and grow their relationship through the...
Sep
22
2014
Rustic country fall wedding centerpieces
Looking for some rustic fall wedding centerpiece inspiration? Stephanie Morris, the Head Designer of Creative Floral Designs in Warsaw, IN, shares her version of DIY wedding flower centerpieces for a casual country wedding:  Reducing our carbon foot print and taking care of our Earth is vital to the sustainability of not only our mental health, but our...
Sep
19
2014
celebrity make-up artist beverly fink non-toxic beauty picks
Both celebrities and brides these days are opting for eco-conscious, safe and non-toxic skin-care and cosmetics because they are better for their skin and for the environment. But which eco-chic products are best for Fall brides? Celebrity MUA Beverly Fink’s top green beauty picks are the perfect array of products to create that beautiful autumn wedding look while leaving...
Sep
18
2014
happy couple making a heart with their hands
Want your first year of marriage to be your best year yet? Your wedding registry can play a key role in making it happen. Image: 4ever.eu Think of what’s on a typical registry – stuff like linens and silverware, right? Well, that stuff’s not too fun! Wouldn’t guests rather get you something that will truly make you happy and give you a lifetime of memories? Now they can! With...
Sep
17
2014
Baby's breath halo wreath from dried flowers
Floral wedding crowns are getting increasingly lush and elaborate, but if you want to capture the beauty of real flowers in your hair without the risk of wilting, dried flower crowns are the perfect solution. From simple baby's breath clips to halos of roses, dried flowers make lasting hair accessories perfect for eco-friendly brides, bridesmaids or flower girls.  One...