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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Fall Kitchen Garden and Burberry Boots

Fall Kitchen Garden and Burberry Boots

    It’s an early morning Fall harvest in our Kitchen Garden and my French basket is packed with garden goodness!  Ripe figs from the mini orchard and green apples plucked from our espaliers.      Just a handful of string beans and a bag full of sugary ripe golden yellow and red tomatoes.    ...
DIY Marbleized Pumpkins Oh My!

DIY Marbleized Pumpkins Oh My!

  Check out these pretty in pink, fairy tale like marbleized  pumpkins! They are so dreamy and easy to create! They are made with nail polish!  I started with a real cream colored pumpkin and sprayed it white (optional). Once it dries, all you need is: nail polish, a stir stick and lukewarm water in a...
Easy No-Carve Pumpkins

Easy No-Carve Pumpkins

  They’re here! After borderline stalking  my local markets and garden centers for weeks…     the great pumpkins  are finally available in my corner of the world and that signals fall!   I’m a big fan of the no-carve pumpkin method. No mess and the pumpkins last all season long. I’m especially smitten with the...
Foraging for Fall Floral Arrangements

Foraging for Fall Floral Arrangements

    I have a confession  to make. I fall   forage. Do you? I needed a fall mantle arrangement p r o n t o and I found one right outside my front door! I foraged garden: ferns, olive branches, magnolia, dahlias and more plucked straight from the grounds. I kept it fresh looking...
Give Your Autumn Coffee Bar a Shot of Fall!

Give Your Autumn Coffee Bar a Shot of Fall!

  It’s just a quick fall  infused post today…. Bits of fall are popping up everywhere in our home, yours too?     In the kitchen, our coffee bar tray is dressed up for the fall season. On display, coffee pods in fall flavors and colors, rich spirits for after hours, raw sugar and cinnamon...
Usher in FALL with a little Halloween Eerie Elegance in 425 Magazine!

Usher in FALL with a little Halloween Eerie Elegance in 425 Magazine!

  Brooke Clark Photography   Eerie elegance , that’s what I like to call this DARK Halloween  gathering straight from the pages of 425 Magazine’s fall issue! You can also call it…  CHEEP CREEP!  Yes, we’re getting creepy but keeping it classy, real and within budget thanks to a few Halloween tips & tricks  like: Spray painted foliage and...
A Beautiful Bridal Shower Soirée and Summer Send-Off

A Beautiful Bridal Shower Soirée and Summer Send-Off

Produced by Monica Hart Photographed by Rachel Coward    When a much loved rockstar niece like Gina Sacco  is getting married, she rates a fun, bridal shower to remember, surrounded by her best girlfriends and sisters!    Damon Bancroft Heilman and Gina are tying the knot in October 2016!       I had the honor...
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 LIVE 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...
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...