A pretty little Garden Party  shoot for 425 Magazine


Garden Party Preview with Monica Hart for 425 Magazine


This fresh photo shoot with the fab Brooke Clark 

of Studio B Portraits {Can’t wait to see her pics!!}  just

may have you GREEN with garden envy :)

 but it will be SO simple for you to recreate in your OWN garden!

Our 425 garden shoot features: DIY terrariums, succulent-centric centerpieces and….


Succulent Centerpiece Monica Hart


tiny air ferns {LOVE} and more ~ ALL in a pretty garden courtyard setting.


Air ferns via Monica Hart


Our garden get-together has a bit of a mid-century  vibe thanks to these cool

chairs from Haystack Home in Kirkland! {Thank you!}


Mid Century garden chairs from Haystack Home via Monica Hart La Famiglia Design


I served up a glorious cocktail that was SWEET as…..


Honey - Monica Hart


AND the do-ahead dessert is crazy pretty & delish! The salad is straight out of my KITCHEN GARDEN!

OH, lets not forget about the DIY tablescape, takeaways and garden inspired “chandelier” with

some serious FLOWER POWER!

Had so much fun glamming it up  for this 425 Magazine shoot!


Monica Hart shooting for 425 Magazine with hair stylisht Chu of SEVEN the Salon


Thank you to senior stylist Chu from SEVEN the salon! {LUV}

And S/O to stylist Pam Taylor  at Nordstrom for coming up with the perfect 

little garden party skirt!! Seriously how fun and feminine is this #Oscardelarenta!


 Monica Hart  - #Oscardelarenta


As always a big TY to my amazing squad: Linda, Carol and Irene for this round!!! 

And now that I’ve let you in on a behind the scenes  look at our latest shoot…

it’s time to write my next 425 article! 

Don’t forget to checkout my Instagram account @MonicaHart1 for

MORE  and the current Spring 425 issue is out now!

 Look for some of my Spring Crush recipes on the 425 website!