Shannon Berrey

Try telling me

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

Try telling me that these custom cartoon cookies aren't the cutest things you ever seen.


I've decided that this is simply going to be party week. Enjoy!

Timeless Paper

Monday, August 01, 2011

With the upcoming Gala that I am decorating for, I have had party on the brain for
 several weeks. If I wasn't a designer, I think I would love being an event planner!
I thought I would share some fun namecards from a company I have had saved in
 'my favorites' for a while--Timeless Paper.

You've heard me say it before--It's all about the details: in decorating your home or for a party,
and I think these little delicate paper cut cards would be the perfect way to find your seat.

Maybe it's the way they simply perch on the edge of the glass or their nod to nature designs...
wouldn't they just be the talk of the party?

Emily started the company several years ago and when success ensued, she brought her husband,
 as well as several other employees, on board. Every single piece is handmade from start to finish. 
And the namecards are only one of many items she creates. Check out the handmade menu cards.  

And these bees--wouldn't they bee perfect for a little girls 'Cute-as-can bee' party! 

Visit Emily's blog/website to see all that she has to offer.

So tell me--if you could be anything other than what you are right now,
what would you be??

{all pics via Emily's site}

Laurel magazine: in the Rambles

Friday, July 29, 2011

Forgot to tell you guys that I am in this magazine this month:

They showcased a home I designed 4 years ago. In all honesty, the house is way more beautiful
in person. It is owned by a great family and it was one of the most fun projects {and probably the
biggest home--6400 sq ft!!} I have ever worked on. I haven't been back to it in years and I wasn't
present for the photo shoot. AND, I never hired a photographer to take 'after' photos for my
portfolio---bad, horrible, huge mistake. Lesson learned....

It would be so interesting to sit in on a magazines decision making meeting as to which pictures
 are used and the reasons behind it. For instance, this home has gorgeous multiple fireplaces, an
 open beautiful kitchen, fun kids rooms, a massive inviting entrance foyer with a lovely staircase...wish
 they had photos of that! *sigh*   

If you want to see the whole article and read the interview, click here.

**I had a problem with the link, but think it's fixed now!

A new Sarah is tomorrow on HGTV {at least for us Americans!}
 Episode 4 is the redo of Andrews bedroom.

 I spot one of my very favorite fabrics of all times on the upholstered bed--Chiang
Mai Dragon! 


Have a great weekend! 

Kind of like magic..

Thursday, July 28, 2011

They arrived today...

The contents in these 6 boxes will decorate a 13,000 sq ft ballroom at Harrah's Casino
 in a mere 2 weeks. 

400+ people will be attending our fundraiser 'Here's to Hollywood Gala', as we raise money
 for our local hospital.  

No pressure.  

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I'm an artist, interior designer, wife and mom. Join me here as I share projects, ramblings, and inspirations.
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