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Personal

It is officially a new year! I first want to first say that I hope everyone enjoyed the holidays and that you were able to rest and spend time with family and friends. I am super excited to share my thoughts as I reflect on all that happened in 2017 and my goals for 2018 […]

January 16, 2018

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Flowers

Alyssa and James rehearsal dinner was held at The Architect – Bar and Social House in downtown Raleigh back in August. It was the first time I had been in the venue and it definitely did not disappoint. The space features gorgeous hardwood floors, brick walls and windows that run against the back wall. The […]

October 27, 2017

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Design Planning

The Big Fake Wedding event is less than a week away! I am so excited! If you are a bride to be this is definitely not an event you will want to miss. There will be several vendors participating and I feel so honored to be selected as one of them. I will be participating […]

October 3, 2017

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Personal

Today I turn 28.   Since today is my birthday, for this blog post I thought I would reflect on 5 things I learned this past year, my 5 favorite memories from being 27 and the top 5 items on my bucket list for the year ahead.     Top 5 things I learned #1 […]

September 25, 2017

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Wedding Advice

Are your ceremony and reception in the same venue? Have you wondered what to do with the flowers from your ceremony after the room gets flipped for the reception? Do you not want to break your budget by having to get flowers for both the reception and the ceremony? If any of these questions sound […]

September 21, 2017

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Personal

Where to begin… I guess at the beginning!! I’m Allison Duncan Brooks. I grew up in a small town in central North Carolina. As a young child in school I quickly discovered that I enjoyed any assignment or project in class that would let me create a visual aid. I was fortunate enough that my […]

August 28, 2017

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Flowers

Kristin and Daniel were married at the lovely Freight Shed in Yorktown, VA back in March. They met at work and are both engineers. Kristin and Daniel are also fellow board game lovers and when we met for the first consultation at their house I got to see their impressive collection. Kristin has a wonderful […]

August 25, 2017