Love Letter Cookies

When I stumbled across Rosie Alyea’s drool-worthy Sweetapolita blog awhile ago, I knew I had found the perfect favour for our literary bride and groom. Amongst the delectable confections, handy recipes and mouthwatering photos were her one-of-a-kind Love Letter Cookies. Needless to say, I stopped my online search right there and then. We commissioned one for every guest in two […]

Med School Reunion, 1.0

We were recently asked to help organize a 10th Reunion for the University of Toronto Med School Class of 2000. The dramatic Fermenting Cellar in the Distillery District was chosen to host this very glamourous party… The colour scheme came from the time of year (Fall) and how well orange plays off the linens we chose, a cheeky take on […]

Back to the Barn

A few years ago, we worked on the amazing wedding of Kaleigh and Iain that took place at the family farm about 90 km from Toronto. The jaw-dropping ceremony took place at 4:30 in the afternoon, just as the fading light was streaming in through the slats in the side of the barn. Magic. So when Kaleigh’s sister got married […]

Peacock, Chartreuse and Coral at the RCM

Nothing can influence the mood of a party like a burst of cheery colours as guests first enter a space. That was exactly the case for an engagement party we did at the Royal Conservatory of Music: it was a cold, typically grey November day in Toronto and the bright and unusual pairing of peacock & chartreuse greens with a […]

Veni, Vidi, VINO!

We had a great time planning this surprise 50th birthday party for a serious wine lover… and, darn it, having to taste all the wines we would serve that night was such a difficult part of the job! The invitation (above) was die cut in the shape of a bottle and we joked that the honoree had now reached “Vintage […]