This incredible arrangement by Tage Andersen, via Twelve Chairs (I can’t read it, but it is a beautiful blog), inspired me to make this board. I haven’t seen Love in the Time of Cholera, but it is one of my favorite books by far, and this inspiration board is how I translate it into a wedding.

Mood: tropical refinery, New World elegance
Palette: mahogany, tan, green, gold

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Top row from left: hair pin by Las Coronas, bouquet by Ariella Chezar, tropical arrangement via Twelve Chairs
Row 2: horse and carriage photo by Susan Stripling, ring pillow via Twelve Chairs
Row 3: bananas from Ariella Chezar, cigars from Amber Chic, draped room from Modern Day Design
Row 4: dress from Martha Stewart Weddings, calligraphy by Bernard Maisner, Match pewter via Toast and Tables

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  1. Joanna Goddard

    what a pretty hairstyle on the top left.i think i am addicted to your blog.

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  2. Kathryn

    Wow Joanna – that is a huge compliment coming from you!

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  3. Whitnee

    I really love your blog, and I’ve been meaning to let you know!

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  4. It’s Lovely

    I just started reading this book. Ugh, this board is stunning!!! I love it!!!!!!

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  5. Paloma

    So gorgeous and romantic! Thanks for stopping by La Dolce Vita. I’m glad you liked the quote. :)

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  6. perfect bound

    I’m still waiting to see this movie!

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