Holidays

We’ve been using Pinterest now more than ever and the amount of gorgeous photos and inspiring ideas have made us Pinterest addicts! I’m always intrigued by our most popular pins every month and thought it would be fun to share here too! We use our Pinterest analytics to see what you’re all re-pinning the most […]

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July’s Most Popular Pins!
Entertaining

A few weeks ago, we teamed up with InDelight to throw a fun mixer at The Fig House in Los Angeles. The event was catered by the one and only roomforty, who created an incredibly memorable menu that fit perfectly with our event! What I love about roomforty is that they create food that not […]

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Inspiring Food Ideas by roomforty
Home

I’ve been a fan of Mark and Graham since they opened their charming monogram shop several years ago! They have the perfect gifts, from home goods to jewelry, and it can all be monogrammed! Dream! I’ve always adored the personal touch a monogram adds to an item. I wear my cotton robe from Mark and Graham […]

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MY Favorite Mark and Graham Items
Entertaining

I stumbled upon Lulie’s (of Lulie and Wallace) adorable and very charming paintings of table escapes from Look Linger Love and I was smitten! Not surprised to find out she lives in Charleston… talk about Southern Charm at its finest! I love that these paintings are centered around entertaining, food and hospitality… just a few of my […]

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Charming Table Escape Paintings
Eats & Drinks

Using fresh flowers is one of the easiest ways to decorate a dessert or garnish a cocktail. With backyard parties, summer drinks and Mother’s Day just around the corner, we created a charming edible flower chart featuring some of our favorite edible flowers. Yes, you can eat these beautiful flowers! I hope you all get […]

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Sugar and Charm’s Edible Flower Chart
Entertaining

15 days until Thanksgiving! I’ve brought out all the books and magazines and have been working on planning my Thanksgiving menu and table decor. This year is going to be extra special because I’m hosting it in our new home! My wonderful, adoring, amazing, genius family (they’re reading this) are all going to be here […]

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Thanksgiving Entertaining Inspiration
Entertaining

I’ve been looking for a set of vintage-inspired flatware. I didn’t necessarily want an actual vintage set, just something with a vintage feel. I was thrilled when I walked into Sur La Table and spotted exactly what I was searching for! Three unique vintage-inspired styles of flatware. They look perfect mixed together and cost only […]

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Vintage Flatware
Entertaining

Tis the season to add a little black into your life, or in my case a lot! I love black accents so I’ve gathered together a few of my favorite things in black that are perfect for entertaining and Halloween. I especially love the black vodka, playing cards and bowls! 1. Black Vodka 2. Serving […]

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Back In Black – Entertaining Products
Entertaining

Something about this time of year brings out my love for all things copper! Last year we did this baking board with copper on my mind and now I’m sharing a few very charming items I’ve been swooning over! Copper items look stunning sitting out and make a warm presentation. The copper tape is on […]

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My Copper Obsession
Entertaining

The world we live in never ceases to amaze me. I’m constantly inspired by the ineffable beauty of the hidden gems around us. There are millions… and many that are still undiscovered. When I see stunning photos like the ones in this slideshow, I often imagine myself there with the people I love. Eating, drinking […]

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5 Naturally Colorful Dream Locations for Entertaining
Entertaining

  Growing up in California and living in Los Angeles for 10 years,  I’ve  always loved good, authentic Mexican food. It may be my favorite!  I can seriously eat chips, guacamole, salsa and tacos every night of the week and whatever I don’t finish I’ll eat for breakfast… I’m obsessed. The strange thing is (given […]

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Cinco De Mayo Inspiration
Entertaining

Now that spring is here, I realize I need to buy some new and fresh entertaining items. I’ve had my eye on a few of the items above for their spring colors, girly patterns and just simply gorgeous design. The edible flowers are great for decorating spring confectionaries and the Mason Jar cocktail shaker is […]

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sweet spring entertaining
Holidays

Shop this board, here! 1/2/3/4/5/6/7   We have another new and exciting series on the blog! It’s part of the new site, which will make its debut in a few weeks… finally! But I wanted to share one now since Easter is this weekend. We’re teaming up with some of my favorite entertaining, lifestyle and […]

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entertaining style with m loves m
Holidays

A beautiful setting from Caitlin of Sacramento Street. Adore her blog and great style. More pics here.   In love with this gorgeous, simple table setting from Sarah of Honey of a Thousand Flowers via one of my favorite blogs Ruffled.  Sarah Does it again! From Honey of a Thousand Flowers, she creates the most gorgeous florals and […]

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Beautiful Table Settings for Christmas
Entertaining

Last year I swooned over this Mother’s Day brunch design for HGTV by Sara Westbrook and Brittany Egbert. Isn’t it beautiful? The details, colors and gorgeous flower arrangements are absolutely stunning. It’s charming inspiration for a future sunny day brunch outside 🙂   Click here for more beautiful inspiration Photos by Nicole Hill Gerulat  Flowers by Twigg […]

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mother’s day brunch inspiration
Entertaining

I first spotted this charming Australian company called Sunnylife in a showroom in downtown LA. I fell in love with the simplistic, modern style, patterns and laid back living. They have some of the most chic home and outdoor entertaining items that are perfect for summer. I especially love the bamboo items, the folding chair and the […]

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sunny life entertaining
Eats & Drinks

Happy, happy Friday! I must be dreaming about a giant margarita or something because I started gathering bar items that I thought were cool and came up with a few of my new favorite things! I love coming across genius products like the Corkcicle (chills wine in seconds without being watered down! Amazing!) and Swirl Shatter-Proof Wine Tumblers, […]

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my new favorite products for the bar
Entertaining

Yesterday I shared the exciting news that my Kentucky Derby-inspired shoot was featured in Southern Weddings! Today I wanted to post the rest of the photos and details ; ) I shopped vintage stores to find the horse shoes, silver tea set, beer bottle and the black and white vintage photos. Zan designed the menus, name […]

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southern wedding details
Entertaining

What a perfect way to entertain your friends and family this summer! The very talented Heather Bullard styled and photographed this lovely outside dinner party. All of the details are simply gorgeous and that lavender bundt cake looks delicious! You don’t have to have a large yard to set up a picture-perfect table like this. A small […]

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summer entertaining
Entertaining

I found a major discovery this past weekend on our drive home from Vegas… like maaajor. I can’t believe I never knew this existed or that no one ever mentioned it to me… I’ve driven to Vegas a dozen times and I’ve driven right passed this? How is it possible? I’m sure from reading my […]

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A Williams… what?!
Entertaining

Never serve a drink at an event without a drink stick! Okay… so maybe I’m the only drink stick-addict that lives by that rule! However, I strongly believe that the little details are what make a cool wedding, an amazing wedding! They all add up to create a personal environment for you and your guest. […]

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Drink Sticks
Entertaining

I have a crazy obsession with cake stands… maybe it’s that they add so much life to a classic cake and give a table setting a festive look. Or maybe it’s because I associate them with elegant, traditional decor and the 20’s and 40’s! Cake stands have been around for many centuries, first popping up […]

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Cake Stand Heaven

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