Event Inspiration: Come cozy up at the lodge!

Happy Wednesday everyone! This Wednesday we are taking a break from real weddings and we are showcasing our event that The Dandelion Patch hosted. This year the talented Grit + Grace helped bring this lodge to life! We celebrated the planners that make our jobs possible! We are so thankful for the clients that they bring to us to find their perfect wedding suite. 

 

Also, we’d like to thank all the vendors who made this event possible! We are so thankful for all of you! 

Photography: Abby Jiu and Lisa Ziesing | Flowers: Edge Florals |  Paper Products: The Dandelion Patch | Planning: Grit and Grace | Entertainment: Bialeck Music | Decor: Social Supply Decor + Design | Makeup: Makeup by Ana B | Catering: Windows Catering | Lighting: John Farr Lighting

Lastly, don’t forget to follow us at The Dandelion Patch on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter!

Trend Alert Holiday Special: Gathering in Gingham

Happy Labor Day, everyone! This particular holiday has held up a steady reputation as one of the most popular dates for weddings, to which many couples have attributed to the long weekend and guests from other states having more time to complete the journey. However, in light of the spirit of patriotism (inexplicably) attached to this day, we’ve decided on a trend compromise – one that’s not blatantly patriotic, but at the same time provides a smidgen of “America” to continue the culture. Ever heard of Gingham? While most of the plaid-looking pattern fulfills the familiar red-white-and-blue anthem, fortunately for those who already made plans for a non-patriotic wedding, it is casual enough to also be incorporated into other settings!

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Mason jars and blue (or red) gingham ribbon are classic “America day” decor, but they’re extremely versatile too!

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It’s not 4th of July, but as summer days linger on, picnic potential continues to run high! How about a pleasant backyard picnic reception party?

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As a motif of outdoor dining, the classic “red-checkered” look evokes many settings associated with the good ol’ US of A – rustic barnyard, chic countryside, you name it!

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Be it home-made jam or honey, cap off wedding favors with gingham-patterned fabric for a cozy, rustic atmosphere.

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Cupcake liners, basket liners, envelope liners… aside from the obvious fact that they all feature the word “liner”, did you know they also share an affinity for gingham?

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Would you have known otherwise how geometrically glamorous gingham looked on a cake?

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Gingham button-ups look simply dashing on all ages!

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Think of the endless possibilities in decor you’d be able to peruse once you combine patterning with florals!

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Let’s get ready to melt some hearts and make the ladies swoon in a hip, all-gingham three-piece!

Gingham, in its most basic form, is a pattern that one can continue to stylize and work with, so if the commonly seen navy and red palette of this pattern doesn’t suite your tastes, feel free to switch up the color tones, or even incorporate other designs in your presentation! And, like all other patterns, gingham would certainly add a burst of color to your stationary! For more inspiration, follow The Dandelion Patch on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter!

A Flannel Affair

Get lovey-dovey and cozy with a flannel-filled wedding! Even if your groom is hardly a lumberjack, mixing flannel into your decor adds a laid-back and rustic vibe to your big day. 

Featured Above: Ruffled – Below Left: Poppytalk – Below Right: Elizabeth Anne Designs

Featured Above: One Wed – Below Left: Ruffled – Below Right: Sweet Something Design

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– Maggie