Wednesday, September 26, 2012

A vintage circus inspiration shoot

Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com
Obviously, we love white...but every now and then, we love to experiment with vibrant pops of color.  Especially when the theme is as fun as a vintage circus! A bride contacted Vintage Whites Weddings about inspiration for a vintage circus,  and rather than send a Pinterest board, we decided to style our own!

We styled this shoot, and Jeremy + Alicia Brown shot all of the photos.
Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com
Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com

We didn't want to do the typical circus shoot, and use stars, red, white, etc.  We wanted to do something a little more bohemian, utilizing jewel tones and velvet.

Love this tangerine chandelier! Spray paint can transform the ordinary into something new and fun.

Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com

Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com

The trays and tins were thrifted from Montana and Utah.  The hunt for these special items to make all of the colors pop was so much fun, and so affordable!

Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com

The 'big top' tent was made using a 10x10 canopy with a hand-painted striped and scalloped top.  Pleated damask fabric adds texture and color for a lounge area.

Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com
Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com

Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com

Cakes by Sweet Notions looked so wonderful against the yellow vintage "sunbeams" attached from a lampshade...

Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com

Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com

Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com

For the focal point of the dinner table, we went with gold candlesticks & burgundy tapers. Simple and so reminiscent of a 1920s circus. Lights, gawdy decor, & rich colors.

Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com
Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com
Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com

We used thrifted mismatched plates with gold trim for the table setting...it turned out so beautiful! Such a fun shoot to style, and to see come to life after so much late night texting and planning!! Thanks to Vanessa for her hard work putting it all together, and to Alicia Brown for capturing it so perfectly!

Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com
Vintage Bohemian Circus Shoot www.vintagewhitesblog.com

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Thursday, September 13, 2012

A vintage table setting

Burlap, lace, & mismatched plates...







Soft peach, aqua, natural & green....we love this color scheme! 

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Thursday, September 6, 2012

Vintage Whites: August 2012

Out last market of the season was almost 2 weeks ago, and we would love to share pictures with you.  Crazy Daisies, one of our vendors, has great photos to share.  Enjoy! 

You can check out their Facebook page HERE, and if you've never seen ours, please visit US as well!

If you have any pictures or blog posts about our market, please leave a link in the comment section!!! 
















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