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 All Images ~ Stefanie Knowlton Photography      With the luscious scent of lavender perfuming the air… Girls Night In...
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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My Spring Crush Reveal ~ Spring Brunch in 425 Magazine

My Spring Crush Reveal ~ Spring Brunch in 425 Magazine

Spring Crush with Monica Hart via 425 Magazine ~ Brooke Clark Photography    Oh my! Just drink in the color! Yes, it’s a juicy spring EXPLOSION of color & flavor in the current issue of 425 Magazine! Thank you 425!   The pretty pages showcase fresh  NORTHWEST spring flavors!  {Hint: If you are a subscriber  you...
Cocktail Corner ~ Gin & Mint Fizz

Cocktail Corner ~ Gin & Mint Fizz

  Who knew? I’m a Gin girl! A discovery made on a recent trip to New Orleans for Mardi Gras! { I shared a few fun pics on my INSTAGRAM! }   The Mr. and I slid into the Sazerac Bar at the Grand Roosevelt hotel and something along the lines of THIS  happened, minus...
Our 425 Magazine Night In at Metropolitan Market

Our 425 Magazine Night In at Metropolitan Market

  Sharing the LOVE from our Valentine’s Day inspired 425 Night In with ME at Metropolitan Market!      From DIY gilded gold hearts to pretty in pink wrist corsages for the ladies,     we dished on everything Valentine’s Day, right down to the…     pretty pink shoes! {Shoe Crush!} #Nordstrom   Met Market...
Crab Cakes & Valentine's Day Inspiration with a Glam Hollywood Vibe via 425 Magazine

Crab Cakes & Valentine’s Day Inspiration with a Glam Hollywood Vibe via 425 Magazine

Image via 425 Magazine ~ Brooke Clarke Photography   Looking for a little Valentine’s Day  inspiration? Why not get all dressed up and stay IN! Yep, a date night in  with your significant other or gal pals.       You’ll find a yummy portion  of the RECIPES & ideas from my 425 Magazine Invite for Valentine’s Day  UP...
DIY Valentine's Day Gold Gilding Heart

DIY Valentine’s Day Gold Gilding Heart

  How festive is this gilded gold heart art for Valentine’s Day! I’m prepping for our 425 Night In with Monica Hart at Metropolitan Market event and  creating a few of these as a simple & pretty backdrop.     Gold gilding sheets & adhesive from the Martha Stewart line make this art project a breeze!...
Sunsets, Sips and SAG Movies

Sunsets, Sips and SAG Movies

    Sunday sunsets, sips {mimosas!} and…     flower filled pursuits. The fam helped me test drive pretty wrist corsages for an upcoming event.     Freesia,  hydrangea & hyacinth…so pretty & fragrant!     Let’s see, sips & bites and a little floral therapy with Linda, Gina and Natalie and then a SAG [Screen...
Spring Crush ~ Behind the Scenes of our 425 Magazine Photo Shoot!

Spring Crush ~ Behind the Scenes of our 425 Magazine Photo Shoot!

  I’m totally crushing  on this SPRING photo shoot for 425 Magazine! Here’s a sunny little I-phone pic to give you a sneak peek! Can’t wait to see the real deal in 425! Love the happy spring hues! Okay, this shoot is packed with everything I LOVE  from bubbly mimosas with fresh squeezed citrus, beautiful spring blooms,...
Mimosas ~ Champagne & Citrus

Mimosas ~ Champagne & Citrus

  It’s the weekend!  Why not kick it off with a sunny sip!   You can pull together a pretty pink grapefruit mimosa in minutes!     It starts with fresh  squeezed pink grapefruit juice, a swirl of flowery St-Germain, champagne…of course and a hint of     fresh herbs. {Our #PNW  winter kitchen garden boasts sage &...
Weekend Home Office - Energize your Space

Weekend Home Office – Energize your Space

  Love the notion of bringing NEW energy into my life especially at the start of a NEW year…in big ways and small. Why not energize & freshen up your home office corner in 2015 or maybe even  transition to a fresh new space altogether.      New corner, new vibe, NEW laptop {Christmas gift!}...
Valentine's Invite ~ Sparks will Fly!

Valentine’s Invite ~ Sparks will Fly!

Image via 425 Magazine – Brooke Clark Photography    It’s the season of LOVE and sparks WILL fly! Here’s a peek at my Valentine’s Day  article from the pages of 425 Magazine on news stands NOW!     Hope you pick up a copy or subscribe to 425 Magazine! I am so excited to be partnering...
BLOOM in 2015

BLOOM in 2015

  First day back from a wonderful Southern Californina  vacay  {Thank you Jeanne C! See more on my INSTAGRAM @MonicaHart1} and I spotted these lovely branches at my local market, just about ready to… BLOOM! {Metropolitan Market}     I quickly popped the forced  quince branches into my standby, simple handblown glass vase. The plump spring buds...
NYE Party Box! New Year's Eve Wishes & Essentials

NYE Party Box! New Year’s Eve Wishes & Essentials

    NYE! It’s a night for reflection & revelry! Pull together a quick & easy NYE party box filled with a few New Year’s Eve  party essentials  including these shiny & glittery handmade  star  tiara’s.     Craft store headband, glam GOLD sequins ribbon, stars from the scrapbook  section, a glue gun and done!   {What...