Posts Tagged with: Warmth

Organic Watercolor Wedding Inspiration

Posted in // Inspiration & Press, by Kate Wilkinson organic_watercolor_wedding_inspiration_sunset

As the fall wedding season comes to an end, I just have to share this beautiful photoshoot from Taralynn Lawton, which features our pieces wrapped in autumnal watercolor hues. The incredible location is Panther Beach, near Santa Cruz, California. Below are some of my favorite shots; they just remind me of what a special (and …

Stable Cafe San Francisco Wedding Inspiration

Posted in // Inspiration & Press, by Kate Wilkinson stable_cafe_sf_wedding_inspiration_heart

San Francisco’s Stable Cafe is set deep into the heart of the Mission District, and not only is it an amazing little cafe, it also has the most beautiful, tranquil garden (sprinkled with succulents from Lila B Designs). We have provided furniture for a number of events at the cafe, so I thought I’d share …

Love/Make, A Wedding Expo by The Bold Italic

Posted in // Shows and Expos, by Kate Wilkinson love_make_bold_italic_booth_2

Last Sunday was the Bold Italic’s amazing wedding expo in San Francisco, called Love/Make. It was always going to be something a little different (even the slogan was ‘The Indie Wedding Expo For People Who Hate Wedding Expos’). Fifty unique vendors were there (including us!), and together we presented something that was alternative, …

Equestrian Winter Wedding Inspiration

Posted in // Inspiration & Press, by Kate Wilkinson equestrian_winter_wedding_inspiration_dovekie

There’s something extra romantic about a winter wedding. Maybe it’s the muted light, or just the idea that you can keep each other warm if necessary! We’ve always wanted to capture some of that feeling with a winter photo shoot. So we were absolutely thrilled to head down to Devine Ranch in Aptos for this …

Romantic Fall Bridal Portraits

Posted in // Inspiration & Press, by Kate Wilkinson romantic_fall_bridal_portraits_home_page

A belated happy new year everyone! I have the best excuse for not writing any posts for a while … the last couple of months at Pieces by Violet have been c-r-a-z-y. In between supplying the furniture for lots of holiday parties, we’ve been sourcing, restoring, refinishing and reupholstering our spring 2015 collection, plus, we’ve …

Bohemian Jewel Toned Wedding Inspiration

Posted in // Inspiration & Press, by Kate Wilkinson bohemian_jewel_toned_wedding_inspiration_bride_two

Set deep into Northern California wine country, Annadel Estate is a picturesque winery with a tone, color and feel all of its own. So when Buzzworthy Events suggested a bohemian wedding inspiration shoot at Annadel, I just had to get involved! My not-so-secret other reason for doing the shoot was my love of returning to …

California Fall Wedding Inspiration

Posted in // Inspiration & Press, by Kate Wilkinson fall_wedding_inspiration

Fall in California is so beautiful! For a Brit it takes some time to get used to the sun shining brightly … in October. But here we are, the sun is beaming, and the Fall colors are perfect for a wedding inspiration shoot. So this time we set off to Holman Ranch in Carmel Valley with …

Palm Springs // Mwah!

Posted in // Collection, by Kate Wilkinson Palm Springs inspiration - The Barbet lounge package

Palm Springs holds a special place in my heart … it’s where I spent my honeymoon, and (more importantly?) it’s where my love for mid-century modern furniture skyrocketed! I’m now totally addicted to anything Eames.

So it should be no surprise that I’ve been very excited to add more mid-century pieces to our collection. One of …