Archive for November, 2009

Since  the holidays are upon us…I thought I would share my quick picks from Etsy today!  Been having so much with Etsy lately for both shopping and my new magazine Eco-Beautiful! Love this amazing stacker for babies stained with vegetables like beets and blueberries!  Ummm….genius! I am normally not into hemp jewelry – but I […]


We have some exciting new things brewing at Elegance & Simplicity, Inc.! Our new blog layout is based on the new logo (as you can probably tell)!  Our website will be updated in December. Stay tuned!

We have had several inquiries lately for Persian weddings and we have done quite a few over the years.  I wanted to showcase one of my favorites and  talk a little about what is actually involved in a Persian Wedding. I have always found multi-cultural weddings absolutely thrilling.  This particular wedding drew from Iranian, “American” […]

There are so many wonderful invitation designers all over the states. However, we strive to show smaller designers here and those that are doing some amazing eco-friendly things! We found this amazing designer on Twitter and we adore everything she does.  Here are few of her samples that are specifically eco-friendly! Carey, the owner, does […]

One look at this inspiration board and you’ll know what inspired us. That gorgeous Carolina Herrera gown, front and center. The stunning wheat design on the bodice makes visions of decadent chocolate cake, pomegranate, persimmon and wheat dance through our heads! Credits clockwise from upper left: Shoes: Style Me Pretty Bouquet: Martha Stewart Weddings Wheat […]