Girls' Night In with Monica Hart at Woodinville Lavender

Girls’ Night In with Monica Hart at Woodinville Lavender

Styled and produced by Monica Hart  ~ La Famiglia Design Find me on INSTAGRAM @MonicaHart1 All Images ~ Stefanie Knowlton Photography      With the luscious scent of lavender perfuming...
Girls' Night In with Monica Hart - 'Simply Citrus' and the BIG Announcement(S)

Girls’ Night In with Monica Hart – ‘Simply Citrus’ and the BIG Announcement(S)

Girls Night In ~ Citrus Style!   All Images – Stefanie Knowlton Photography    So excited  to share this stylish & COLORFUL  Girls Night In with you! The evening wrapped around  ...
Autumn Inspirations ~ The Table

Autumn Inspirations ~ The Table

Fall Gathering ~ My fall  picnic with a twist  continues with…The Table. Images ~ Stan McMeekin The twist  is…we’re staying in, for this  fall picnic! Yep, I’m taking our formal  dining room, down  a few notches...
Girls Night In No. 3 Mother's Day ~ Party in Progress

Girls Night In No. 3 Mother’s Day ~ Party in Progress

A Sweet Event ~ Okay, we’re picking up right where we left off with our ‘Girls Night In’  Mother’s Day… ~ Images Stefanie Knowlton ~  inspired soiree… with gorgeous Rendezvous...
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Seahawks Tailgate Party & 12's Sign Download

Seahawks Tailgate Party & 12’s Sign Download

LET’S GET THIS SEASON STARTED!  SEAHAWK 12’s  –  It’s finally here – Seahawk party time! So excited to tailgate at Century Link Field on KING 5 Seattle before the first home Seahawks game of the season!  Whether you’re tailgating outside Century Link Field or having a HAWKS party at home ~ Here’s a  sure sign…that your Seahawks party is going...
Summer Sublime in 425 Magazine! Packed with Summer Entertaining Ideas!

Summer Sublime in 425 Magazine! Packed with Summer Entertaining Ideas!

Summer Entertaining – Monica Hart via 425 Magazine – Photos by Rodrigo Demedeiros   It’s summer sublime for sure with this grownup take on a dreamy  sorbet social!  So easy to pull together too! Lots of do-ahead ideas & summer shortcuts!    Summer Entertaining – Monica Hart via 425 Magazine – Photos by Rodrigo Demedeiros...
Hosting Posh Party Trend Show ~ Fashion Week at The Bellevue Collection!

Hosting Posh Party Trend Show ~ Fashion Week at The Bellevue Collection!

The Bellevue Collection  This is going to be one POSH PARTY! So excited and honored to be hosting the 2016 Posh Party Trend Show  during fashion week at The Bellevue Collection!   Hope you will join us on Friday, September 23rd for an amazing evening filled with an exclusive runway show, cocktails, beauty stations, swag...
DIY Floral Drink Tags - Bridal Shower Inspo!

DIY Floral Drink Tags – Bridal Shower Inspo!

   I may  have mentioned that I’m throwing a little Bridal Shower  for my awesome Niece! So excited! Get ready,  a BUNCH of bridal shower inspo heading your way…like these DIY fresh floral drink tags  made from glam Kate Spade drink coasters!     {LOVE} These are so quick & easy to make!  I’m going to...
Dahlias & Doilies ~ Bridal Shower Inspo!

Dahlias & Doilies ~ Bridal Shower Inspo!

  LOVE playing with pretty place setting ideas for any occasion but when that occasion is a BRIDAL shower well….that is a whole new level of entertaining playtime! J’adore the combo of my gorgeous garden Cafe Au Lait dinner plate dahlias and these  beautiful doilies from Crate and Barrel!!!      24 paper doilies to...
Ice Buckets with Flower Power - Summer Entertaining Guide

Ice Buckets with Flower Power – Summer Entertaining Guide

  If you are looking for an e a s y way to give your summer gatherings some pretty pizzazz… try this ~  GLAM ice buckets with serious Flower Power!  Yes, I’m back with more of my summer entertaining guide :)  I mean c’mon…who doesn’t love a gorgeous Grenache Rosé on a hot summer day, right?  L’Ecole...
All Natural Mosquito Repellents - Summer Entertaining Guide

All Natural Mosquito Repellents – Summer Entertaining Guide

With Father’s Day coming up…. the outdoor Summer Entertaining Season  is really revving up! It’s time to dine ~ in the garden!     So over the next few weeks, I’ll be sharing tips and tricks to help YOU keep your outdoor entertaining c o o l  this summer!  We begin with all natural mosquito repellents you  ...
Rustic Plum & Basil Tart

Rustic Plum & Basil Tart

  Out of the tree of life I just picked me a PLUM! How much do you L O V E  summer stone fruit? I’m talking ripe juicy peaches, nectarines and in this case plums! My mom and dad had a plum tree so this is a slice of nostalgia for me. And really, there’s...
Come Crash my Rhubarb Martini Drop Mini Cocktail Party from the Party Crush Studio!

Come Crash my Rhubarb Martini Drop Mini Cocktail Party from the Party Crush Studio!

  Get a gander at this ruby rhubarb gem of a sip that I’m serving up at my mini cocktail party at the Party Crush Studio!   SLURP :) It’s rhubarb season!  I can remember my mom making yummy strawberry rhubarb crisp! I  just had to come up with a rhubarb recipe…     only I was...
Marigold Flower Ice is Nice! Edible Garden Flowers!

Marigold Flower Ice is Nice! Edible Garden Flowers!

  Happy FriYAY! Kicking off the Memorial Weekend on a flowery note! Take a gander at this gorgeous edible eye candy!         Totally crushing on my little raised edible flower garden!  I love to cook and garnish with pretty petals! It’s an easy way to spice up that summer soiree! I purchase...
The Shift to Summer Blues

The Shift to Summer Blues

  Memorial Day weekend always marks a color and decor shift  at my house. That’s when I get a big case of the  SUMMER BLUES!  There is something so fresh & crisp  about the CLASSIC  blue and white combo, right?  So I get busy pulling together all of our mix-matched pieces of blue & white...
Easy Do Ahead S'mores for Memorial Weekend

Easy Do Ahead S’mores for Memorial Weekend

  What’s NOT to l o v e  about s’mores! That good old-fashioned, gooey marshmallow and chocolate  with the crunch of graham combo…is an all-American favorite!  They are a gone camping  Memorial weekend dessert staple.      But even if you’re NOT camped around the fire on Memorial Day, you can still indulge in all...