Monday, June 25, 2018

A Sweet June Bridal Shower


Hello, Dear Friends, Welcome to summer! 

I've missed you all!

I've been so busy in the gardens,
celebrating Father's Day,
and......
this past weekend a sweet little Bridal Shower 
to celebrate my daughter, Jennie's upcoming wedding. 


Jennie's sweet sister, Heather (and best friend)
wanted to show her love by inviting 
a few close family and friends over for 
a little celebration for the bride-to-be. 

(She planned it all in between working and 
caring for her toddler and 5 mos. old twins!)  
She's truly amazing!
(And so is hubby!
Check out the immaculate grounds.....)
xoxo

Come along and let's take a peek inside! 


Lavender and daisies blooming :)


Fuchsia baskets and potted blooms.


A boxwood wreath. 




A sweet vignette.


 Let's go inside......




'Guess how many kisses for the soon-to-be Mrs.!'

A deconstructed cake decorated with 
garden roses. 



Tasty refreshments. 

Mango Moscato wine with sparkling water and berries
and 
fresh squeezed lemon/limeade. 


Yummy eats. 



Something for everyone, 
including berry, cheese picks.........


Olive, cheese, kielbasa 
and 
tomato, mozzarella, basil bites


Pasta salad....
Orzo, arugula, cranberry and feta. 


Sandwiches...... 
Chicken salad and tomato 'flowers'
and 
cream cheese and chive cucumber rounds. 



Cream cheese and strawberry jam 
with strawberry 'hearts'. 


The pretty seating area. 

It was a perfect June day. 
(Although there were worries - it rained the night before!)


A chair with umbrella attached for the bride-to-be
as she is 'showered' for her upcoming wedding. 


Her favorite flowers. 


A 'practice veil' rests on the back of her chair. 



Pretty bottles tinkle in the summer breeze. 


Canning jar vases. 


Burlap and lace. 



A sweet photo garland. 

Thank-you cards for guests to address. 



Bridal shower games;

'Put a Ring On It!'

Place a ring on your finger. 
If you say 'wedding' or 'bride' 
you forfeit your ring to the one who notices....
The one with the most rings at the end of the day
wins a prize! 



More fun games....


Delicately wrapped prizes. 

(Beauty products!)


Vintage
xo


The bride-to-be arrives! 


Sisters and best friends. 


Jennie and 'her girls';
Fiance' Steve's beautiful daughters. 


Let's eat! 


Precious friends and family. 


Selfie time! 


Jennie and I. 

xoxo


Trying on the veil. 
The crown has a miniature bride and groom :)


Heartfelt gifts. 





Pretty and practical.
xoxo


Hugs all around. 


Sisters share a special moment. 



Time for cake. 
Vanilla cream. 


A special message from a young guest 
on the playroom wall. 



Don't forget your favor! 

xoxo
Thank you for sharing this special celebration
with us, Dear Friends! 

I'm so glad that you came! 

xoxo



12 comments:

  1. The table setting, the gorgeous cake, the over the top creative favors! Such a beautiful shower for a beautiful bride!

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  2. Wonderful celebration!A marvelous place,a beautiful sunny day,delicious treats,gorgeous decoration,so sweet and delicate!Such happiness!For a moment,I thought it was the wedding's Day!Congratulations!

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  3. What a lovely celebration for a beautiful bride-to-be.

    FlowerLady

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  4. I honestly don't know how this could be any prettier or more delicious. Every touch was perfect down to the hearts from berries. Even the games look fun (and I hate shower games!). Wonderful, wonderful day!

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  5. I love the different cute ideas for this shower....the umbrella is adorable! Looks like it was a huge success.

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  6. How wonderful, Congrats to her!! Wow this was a great party, she really put a lot of work into this and I am sure her sister was very thankful :) Fun food ideas, great that the weather was so nice to spend time outdoors and the favors were so pretty with the touch of Lavender with them!

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  7. Absolutely gorgeous …

    All the best Jan

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  8. Wow, that’s a gorgeous and pretty bridal shower. I love everything. :) Congrats to your daughter getting married. How exciting. I enjoyed looking at the photos.
    Thanks for your lovely visit to my blog. So sorry to hear about your blogging issues. I hope you can get it cleared up.
    Enjoy the weekend
    Julie

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  9. Oh my, everything is so beautiful. I cannot believe your daughter who has 5 month old twins did all the beautiful decorations....amazing! Wishing your daughter, Jennie and her husband-to-be a beautiful wedding day. How exciting for you all!

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  10. Beautiful shower! It’s obvious how much love went into the planning. How exciting, looking forward to reading about the wedding!

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  11. wow, wow, wow, what am amazing job she did!!! and such a pretty picture of you with the bride to be!!!

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