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Palate Pleasing

The first rule of Palate Club, is you MUST talk about Palate Club! An ever-growing wine enthusiast, I’m thrilled to share and talk all about my favorite new wine club with you – Palate Club! It’s an amazing online wine subscription service that acts like your own personal sommelier and wine concierge through an interactive

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A Valentine’s Day Treat: Salted Bourbon Hot Chocolate

It’s February,  love is in the air…and it’s absolutely freezing outside (at least by LA standards here in California). Valentine’s Day is on the horizon, and if you’re looking to satisfy your chocolate cravings while keeping cozy, I’m sharing my recipe for the most decadent adult hot chocolate yet! Combining my favorite new dark chocolate

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Decking the Halls at Castle Vista

Merry Christmas Eve! Today I’m sharing a full look at our holiday home decor for 2018 – we’ve added some new additions since last year (and some previously empty rooms now have furniture!) I love decorating for the holidays, and each year I hope to add something new – whether it’s a new themed tree,

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Buon Natale with ‘The Amalfi Toast!’

Cheers! It’s that time of year for parties and entertaining friends and family. I’m not exactly the eggnog type, so I’m always looking to branch out of the traditional holiday cocktail fare with something unexpected.  Gin is my favorite winter spirit (it’s usually distilled with juniper berries- i.e. pine tree smells and tastes!), so recently

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WHITE FRIDAY NEW RELEASE: “INCANDESSA”

Introducing our last White Friday new release, “Incandessa!” She’s a sparkling deep-V lace illusion mermaid wedding dress silhouette with sparkling bead and pearl detail appliqués  and sleek Italian satin hips.  “Incandessa’s” romantic tiered nette skirt features exquisite sparkle lace floral scallop detailing with flowing detachable cathedral train.  SHOP “INCANDESSA” here!

WHITE FRIDAY NEW RELEASE: “SOLSTICE”

Today’s White Friday new releases continue with “Solstice.” This form-fit beauty’s encrusted with hundreds of crystal rhinestones, silver metallic embroidery, and sparkling beading on a strapless illusion mermaid silhouette with Italian satin hips and modern asymmetrical thigh line cut with feathered tulle skirt and horsehair petal detailing. SHOP SOLSTICE here! 

WHITE FRIDAY NEW RELEASE: “AVALON”

Today’s ‘White Friday’ new releases continue with “Avalon” – a sparkling strapless lace mermaid silhouette with detachable off-the-shoulder lace illusion puff sleeves.  Feathered tulle skirt features exquisite sparkle lace petal with flowing cathedral train (or detachable train) Shop “AVALON” here.

WHITE FRIDAY NEW RELEASE: EUPHORIA

White Friday is here! And to celebrate, we’re releasing a new gown, everyday, for a week! We’re also hosting our annual White Friday Trunk Show at our Los Angeles Flagship Salon, and due to demand, we’ve extended our trunk show into December! Snag one of our last remaining appointments here! Up first, here’s the full

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“Harvest Thyme” and Tablescapes

Fall cocktails featuring Brown Sugar Bourbon by Heritage Distillery

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Fall is here, and to celebrate, I’ve channeled my inner Martha Stewart and gone all out with a pumpkin and gourd tablescape to last through Thanksgiving, and I’ve also partnered with Heritage Distilling and created my go-to cocktail of the season with their amazing Brown Sugar Bourbon–

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Red, White and Something Blue: Annual July Trunk Show Event!

Find your dream wedding dress at the Lauren Elaine Los Angeles July Trunk Show event

Happy 4th of July!!! And happy birthday, America! To celebrate, we’re hosting our annual ‘Red, White, and Something Blue’ trunk show at our Los Angeles Flagship Salon all month long (July 7th – 31st!)  Book your appointment to fit our newest styles (like our brand sparkling new “Euphoria” gown – see a sneak peek below!)

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