We are crushing on this DIY “success”!  When one of our very own Event Coordinators tied the knot this spring, the paper flower wall was one of our favorite decor features.  As anyone who has endeavored into the “seemingly-easy-but-half-way-through-with-glue-in-places-it-should-never-be” project knows…craft projects can be tricky.  This paper flower wall, however, is not one of those… Read More


Spring 2014 was definitely late arriving to the party! But, now that “Spring has finally Sprung” we are both excited and inspired!  So, what happens when you combine the talented designs of the Kickstand Events team with the supreme “pho-tog” skills of Theo Milo Photography? Simple…a beautifully, blooming, bridal, styled-shoot set in picturesque Wilmington, North… Read More


Mother Nature has certainly been marching to the tune of a pretty schizophrenic drum lately. Although wintery weather is a regular occurrence in much of the rest of the country, it is not something we are equipped for in “the South” – as evidenced by the post-armageddon images on the nightly news. Here’s the thing to… Read More


As any photographer will tell you, there is an art to light and its use in photos.  Lighting can transform a photo into a masterpiece or destroy its composition.  With a little planning, you can make the most of the natural light (read: amazing sunset) and special lighting additions that will impact your photos. In… Read More


When you have a interesting collection of “loves” in your life…how do you incorporate them into the decor?  Carefully.  The decor for this rehearsal dinner included all the “loves” in the groom’s life…his bride-to-be, cars, and dogs.  Could this collection have gone badly?  (Read:  Checkered Flags work for a kid’s birthday party, but not a… Read More