The Knot Magazine Feature

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I am so thrilled to announce that I have been featured in The Knot magazine’s Spring 2012 issue! As part of their “Celeb Planner Profile” series, they asked me to spill some of my wedding planning secrets. Look for The Knot on a newsstand near you!

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Mix it Up: Godiva Chocolate-Infused Vodka

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Want to satiate your sweet tooth next time you’re entertaining guests or fixing yourself a little nightcap? Look no further than Godiva’s Chocolate-Infused Vodka! I recently received two bottles of the vodka — one strictly chocolate, the other chocolate raspberry — as a gift from a client, and both flavors are absolutely delicious. It’s incredibly smooth and isn’t sickeningly sweet or sugary. Have it on the rocks or mixed with the soda of your choice for a sweet (but entirely grown-up) treat! Unsurprisingly, it also pairs quite well with any of the famed chocolatier’s confections. It’s a no-brainer if you’re in the mood to indulge in a luxe libation.

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Here’s a recipe for Godiva Chocolate á l’Orange:

Ingredients:

  • 0.75 oz. Godiva Chocolate Infused Vodka
  • 0.25 oz. Grand Marnier
  • 0.75 oz. Godiva Chocolate Liqueur

Preparation:

  • Serve chilled in a tumbler or rocks glass
  • Garnish with orange swirl

Quick, simple and delectable. Not to mention, perfect for your next cocktail party or a night in with friends or a loved one, and it makes an excellent gift for anyone who appreciates the finer things in life!

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The Knot Luxe List!

Major news! I am so excited to announce that I have just been added to The Knot’s Luxe List! For those of you who don’t know, The Knot is the premier website for all things wedding-related. From venue and vendor picks to advice on decor, music and honeymoon destinations, The Knot is the ultimate source for any well-prepared bride (or groom!) to be. I am so honored to be listed among the incredibly talented individuals on the Luxe List, which is The Knot’s exclusive circle of top celebrity wedding and event designers. Check out some of my planning advice, a photo gallery of some of my work, a link to my Twitter feed, and an exclusive video interview by clicking the photo above or HERE! Thank you so much to The Knot for this amazing and special acknowledgment.

Glamour’s 25 Biggest Wedding Dos & Don’ts

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DVR alert! This Saturday, April 23, at 9PM ET/PT, check out “Glamour‘s 25 Biggest Wedding Dos & Don’ts” on the Style Network, where I will be dispensing my wedding-day wisdom! Along with other top names in style and wedding planning, including Donnie Brown, Mindy Weiss and James Tramondo, as well as “How Do I Look?” host Jeannie Mai, Style Network star and E! News anchor Giuliana Rancic, TV personality La La, “Clean House” host Lisa Arch and Glamour editors, this show is a must-see for any bride, groom, or guest looking for tips, tricks and advice for the all-important big day. From not going overboard with a theme, to avoiding bland colors, to staying on a budget and considering honeymoon insurance, each topic is filled with hilarious and helpful real-life wedding footage. What are the elements to consider when planning a destination wedding? Should couples have joint bachelor and bachelorette parties? These questions, and many more, will be answered for couples everywhere who are planning the wedding of their dreams. For those of you who just can’t wait until Saturday, here is a sneak peek of the show:

I hope you’ll all tune in this weekend, and let me know what you think!