holiday entertaining :: festive french blue + cranberry gathering

holiday entertaining :: festive french blue + cranberry gathering
Each year the holidays seem to creep up faster and faster, don't they? This year we're a little back to the basics as we are unpacking 1/2 half of our belongings after being out of our home for 5 months of renovation. Unfortunately our Christmas decorations, with the exception of one box of our dearest ornaments from European travels and Ava's baby ornaments, are stil[...]

holiday entertaining :: merry punch

holiday entertaining :: merry punch
'Tis the season for dusting off our favorite crystal punch bowl and mixing up our merry punch! It's a favorite for our holiday parties - especially game days! It only takes a few ingredients and with the fresh cranberries and mint leaves it's perfectly festive! images: Kerry Jeanne Photography Recipe for Valley & Company's Merry Punch: 1 liter of ginger[...]

recap of speaking at: fleurology luxury design symposium

recap of speaking at: fleurology luxury design symposium
We had the distinct honor of speaking at Fleurology Luxury Design Symposium in LA, sharing the inter-working of how we plan, design, and floralize our events and take good care of our clients. Adelena Whitaker Rooney is the brilliant mastermind behind this intimate, hands-on experience, and also the talent behind Studio Fiore in Southern California. She invited a numb[...]