Category Some Like It Classic

Wedding Drink Friday

Blueberry Mojito Royale Ingredients 1/3 cup blueberries (plus extra for a fancy blueberry swizzle stick) 6-8 leaves fresh mint 1 tablespoon sugar in the raw (I’m into slightly tart cocktails, but feel free to add an extra teaspoon or two of sugar if you like a sweeter drink.) 2½ tablespoons fresh lime juice 2 ounces light rum Crushed ice 2 ounces chilled prosecco or champagne Instructions Place the blueberries, mint

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Wedding Drink Friday

Lemongrass Gin and Tonic Ingredients 1 cup Hendricks Gin 1 medium lime peel (removed with a peeler – with as little white pith as possible) 2 medium lemongrass stalks trimmed and cut into 3-inch lengths 1/2 medium Lime Ice cubes 1 1/2 ounces Lemongrass Gin 3 ounces chilled tonic water Lemongrass stalk, end of lime, and mint leaves for garnish (optional) Instructions Take a balloon gin glass or a tall

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COLOR OF THE MONTH – JULY – NAVY – #SLICYEAROFCOLOR

July is all about red, white, & NAVY! We are swooning over one of our favorite colors ever, being the color of the month of July – Navy! When clients come to us and tell us that they want navy in their wedding, we just can’t contain ourselves! The possibilities are endless when we think of that color. Navy is a strong, bold color that makes everything look timeless. Navy

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Wedding Drink Friday

Vodka Strawberry Lemonade Sparkler Ingredients 2 oz. strawberry infused Svedka vodka 2 oz. simple syrup 2 oz. fresh lemon juice sparkling wine Instructions Pour simple syrup and vodka into a shaker and shake with ice and add lemon juice Top with sparkling wine Garnish with strawberries and mint

Wedding Drink Friday

Elderflower Mojito Cocktail   Ingredients 1 oz white rum 10 fresh mint leaves 1 oz elderflower liqueur 1 1/2 oz fresh lime juice 1 1/2 oz simple syrup Ice Instructions Add the rum and mint leaves to a mixing glass. Crush the mint leaves lightly with a cocktail muddler Pour the elderflower liqueur, lime juice and simple syrup into the mixing glass and stir. Pour into an ice-filled highball glass

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COLOR OF THE MONTH – JUNE – PINK– #SLICYEAROFCOLOR

Can you name a more feminine, flirty, and fun color than PINK?! We can’t! Pink is one of our favorite colors and we’re so excited that it is our featured color of June. Since the beginning of SLIC we have embraced pink like no other, so this color is near and dear to our hearts. It also happens to be the color of our favorite flower which also happens to

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Wedding Drink Friday

Coconut Vanilla Bellini Recipe Ingredients 1 bottle of prosecco 16 ounces of coconut juice blend or coconut pureed nectar Directions To prepare the sugared rims, combine sanding sugar, granulated sugar, the scraped seeds of the vanilla bean and the vanilla bean pod in a large bowl and mix. You can do this a few days ahead of time if desired. Coat the rims of 8 champagne flutes in something sticky

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Favorite Photo Monday XOXO

So, is it just me or does this wardrobe, turned cake stand with flowing florals look like something out of a fairytale? The accenting brick behind the rustic dresser is a unique touch that nearly can’t be planned. Also, can we talk about the scalloped texturing on the cake? I’m nearly convinced that if you looked further in the drawer, you’d find some pixie dust! A truly magical cake display

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Toast Tips

Keep them short There is a very good chance you aren’t the only one toasting the new Mr and Mrs, so say what you want to say without dragging it on! Don’t read off your toast No, we aren’t saying you need to memorize it. But be spontaneous with it! Know what you would like to say ahead of time and play it from there. End on a high note

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Starting Your Seating Chart

Seating wedding guests is commonly left to be one of the last things on your to do list. With so much going on it can be difficult to sit down and knock this one out. Starting early can be such a huge key in getting your seating chart dine and making it the greatest version it could possibly be. Making last minute changes us bound to happen, but you have far better

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