How about a pretty, preppy bridal shower for your Monday! Michelle Warren sent over these lovely photos…

Lisa Witt, one of the shower hostesses, kindly shared some of the details from the day: The bride was using pale pink and pale green in her wedding, so the idea was to punch it up a bit for the shower with chartreuse green and rose petal pink. 

All of the papers were preppy and sweet, “Just like the bride,” says Lisa. Coordinating pink and chartreuse wrapping paper and ribbons from Paper Source were used throughout.

Guests enjoyed a yummy display from Enjoy Cupcakes. Flavors included: Mojito with green sugared lime zest, Strawberries and Cream, and Chocolate with Fudge Filling.

Flowers were a mix of tulips and orchids from the local farmer’s market, as well as kale, bells of Ireland and various stock flowers from Ocean View Flowers in Lompoc.

Lunch included artichoke bruschetta, orzo arugula salad with feta and grape tomatoes, chicken salad with pecans and cranberries, and butter lettuce salad with green goddess dressing. Guests could sip on pink lemonade, sangria, white wine, and citrus water. And of course there were sweets! Cupcakes (see above), miniature meringues, miniature pink and green macarons, and assorted candies.


Photography: Michelle Warren / Venue: private home in Santa Ynez, California / Flowers: Maggie LePley / Stationery: WH Hostess / Paper, table runners, linens: Paper Source / Cupcakes: Enjoy Cupcakes / Catering: Solvang Bakery / Paper lanterns: Luna Bazaar

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  1. michelle warren photography

    I love the layout! Thanks Kathryn!

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  2. Lyndsey

    So pretty. And what an attractive way to serve salad dressing!

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  3. Brit {Colure Weddings}

    Love the table setting!

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  4. Jess

    Definitely not getting married anytime soon, but yet I can’t resist any event that is preppy-inspired with pink and green. I love it! Thank you so much for sharing.

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  5. Sarah Addison (Details by Sarah Elizabeth)

    I love it! What’s better than pink + green!?!?

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  6. Lisa

    Such a gorgeous shower! I love when bridal showers are styled and photographed just as beautifully as weddings…the more gorgeous celebrations, the better!

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  7. Wedding Invitations

    Love pastel colours and this is just epic! Awesome! Good job with everything!

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  8. Elisa

    Beautiful! The table setting, the cake stands, the flowers… everything is so lovely!

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  9. Rustic Invitations

    Preppy shower. Did picked up plenty of ideas from this. Do you have any suggestions for shower games? Thanks!

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