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I thought I would leave you with some lovely eye candy for the weekend! I recently had the fabulous opportunity to style a photo shoot for Styled. e-magazine. Vicky of A Subtle Revelry {formerly City Cradle} is the mastermind behind this gorgeous publication filled with party inspiration, diy projects and stunning photography. I met Vicky last year at Bloggy Bootcamp and she was sweet as can be! I started following her work and WOW…she is one creative girl. She did such a beautiful job with this magazine, along with photographer/designer, Carly Taylor. These ladies enlisted the help of some serious talent. I am honored to be a contributor alongside fabulous creative ladies like Jenn of Hostess with the Mostess, Melody of My Sweet & Saucy and Camille of Camille Styles. Our fellow party designing friends, Jordan of Polka Dot Prints and Brittany & Sara from One Charming Party created adorable DIY ideas for the issue.

I was part of the Wardrobe to Party feature in the magazine, which was so much fun! I was given a gift card to Macy’s to find an outfit to translate into a party setting.

I found a fabulous floral print top by INC and went from there. Vicky requested that we be in a few of the photos wearing the inspiration outfit. Becki from Whippy Cake did my makeup and hair, which was finished off with one of her gorgeous flower appliques! My sweet Laura of Laura Winslow Photography captured all of the details of the scene beautifully!

Since I was in the photo shoot, I decided to make the theme about all things that I love. I designed a new Printable Party collection, Pink & Gray Monogram and created as if it was my own birthday celebration. I used pink {of course} and used a sophisticated pattern and font.

Delicious desserts were front and center, including macarons from Nicole Lee Fine Chocolates and cupcakes from Modern Cupcake topped with my party circle designs. Paper poms are one of my favorite party decor items and these mini ones are from a Martha Stewart kit made by EK Success. My favorite cake stands from Layla Grayce made an appearance, yet again! My daughter’s Pottery Barn Kids wood “K” came in handy to continue the monogram theme.

Most of my styling props are from my happy place, HomeGoods! I was thrilled to find two of the lovely chairs, which now grace the ends of my dining room table! The pink silk pillows are from HomeGoods as well, and are normally on my living room/studio couch! I’ve had the clock for years, but I’m sure it was HG find, as well!

I made easy paper bunting, both for the background and a mini version for decorating the gorgeous frame from The Vintage Crush.

Pink, monogrammed, girly, sweet, yummy….what more could a girl ask for?

Styling/Party Designs :: Kim Stoegbauer,  The TomKat Studio
Photography :: Laura Winslow Photography


View the entire magazine HERE!

The Pink & Gray Printable Party Collection is now available in our shop!

April 1, 2011

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  1. polly dove says:

    How absolutely stunning! And HOW DARLING ARE YOU KIM?!?!?!?! Love this!

  2. Rosie says:

    Simply GORGEOUS!
    Thx for sharing 🙂

  3. Leila says:

    Another success!

  4. Ally says:

    Just gorgeous, Kim! Love the ribbons for the bow in the last picture 🙂

  5. Andrea says:

    This is just beautiful! Love the soft gray and pink! And you look gorg Kim!!

    Way to go, home run on this one!

  6. Ashley says:

    You – and everything else about this post – look beautiful! Congratulations on your success!

  7. Heather says:

    Oh My! Beautiful. You look stunning.

  8. Kim it is all so beautiful – the colours and design are just gorgeous – congratulations. Leanne xx

  9. Love every single part of this: the styling, the outfit, the location. Such an inspiration!

  10. Kristina P. says:

    Absolutely gorgeous! You look amazing as always! The set has all things I love.. and what a bonus that my name starts with a ‘K’ too. 🙂

  11. Kim says:

    Thank you all! It was such a fun shoot to prepare for since it was all about things I LOVE!

  12. dayanra says:

    so beautiful! how did you get that shape for the cupcake toppers?

  13. Heather G. says:

    Kim, you never fail to amaze me! And oh my gosh, you are so pretty!

  14. So, so, so lovely!! You girls rocked it once again! Thank you for including Modern Cupcake! xoxo

  15. This is just stunning Kim. You did a fantastic job like always and of course you looked beautiful! xo

  16. I love the style, it reminds me of my husband and my trip for Paris for our 10 year wedding anniversary

  17. LIsa Glowacka says:

    So pretty Kim! PS-better tell those chairs to watch out-I may run out of your house with them next time 🙂
    Let me know if you come across some at HG again!

  18. Becki says:

    This was a super fun day Kim. You’re the perfect kind of subject to style and I was so excited I got to stick around for the shoot. Hope you enjoy your cake!


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