A Valentine’s Day Friendship Brunch

Written by on February 3, 2014 in Entertaining, Lifestyle - 34 Comments
A Valentine's Day Friendship Brunch

Most of the time when thinking of Valentine’s Day, girls’ minds automatically go to romantic love between significant others, but what about the love shared between best girlfriends? In this shoot, Angie Strange, Kristin Mullen and Danielle Downing decided to capture the loving community that they have formed as bloggers. “When you truly love someone, you encourage them, support them, and work with them to build them up. So this feminine brunch was a way to share the love these bloggers have for their friends and the blogging community!”

Photography: Dyan Kethley Photography
Event planning: Kristin Mullen of Events by Kristin
Floral design and décor: Angie Strange of Posh Floral
Rentals: M&M Special Events
Individual seating sketches: Lauren Martin

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  • Bright pink flowers pop against a black and white table runner.

  • There’s no better excuse to dress up in your favorite red and pink outfits than a girlie Valentine’s brunch!

  • Mini desserts are ideal for snacking when chatting with all your girlfriends.

  • Cheers to fabulous friends!

  • Have lipglosses in shades of pink and red on hand for touch ups after brunch!

  • Instead of a traditional name card, these personal sketches make perfect name cards, and favors for your guests!

  • Nothing beats a plate stacked high with sprinkled donuts!

  • A striped black and white runner adds a graphic pop to the elegant tablescape.

  • Krista Robertson

    Thanks so much for the feature! Had a lot of fun!

    http://www.coveringbases.com

  • Danielle

    Thank you so much for featuring our fun shoot! We love our blogging community and encourage others to embrace each other every day by choosing JOY!

    http://www.shopdandynow.com

  • http://www.brightontheday.com/ Brighton Keller

    Thanks so much GG – Had SO much fun with all these amazing ladies!

    http://www.brightontheday.com

  • http://www.lifewithemilyblog.com/ Emily @ {Life with Emily}

    Such a fun shoot with wonderful, encouraging, girlfriends! Great feature!

    http://www.lifewithemilyblog.com

  • Haley Shepherd

    What an amazing morning!! Thank you so much for the feature, sharing the love between our community, and promoting how important it is for ladies to embrace the love they have with their girlfriends! GlitterGuide, we love you!

  • http://www.cupcakesncouture.com/ Amy Breckenridge

    this looks like so much fun! i love all of the pretty details :) all of these girls looked gorgeous!

    xoamy
    http://www.cupcakesncouture.com

  • J Schreiber

    the photo of the beautiful woman with the plate of donuts, what color nail polish and brand is she wearing? The color pop is awesome!! Very cool shoot!

  • Tamara Menges

    Oh my goodness! I love!

  • Amanda Jayne

    What a beautiful brunch! You ladies look lovely and it looked like a blast!

    http://www.southofyankee.blogspot.com

  • thelikelylady

    Ahh this is the cutest! Me & my fellow single blogger girls are planning a valentines night and this has given lots of food for thought.. Xx

    http://www.thelikelylady.com

  • http://www.MyBeautifulAdventures.com/ Andi Perullo de Ledesma

    Just gorgeous!!!

  • http://www.bishopandholland.com/ bishop&holland

    Thank you for featuring our fun Valentine’s Brunch, Glitter Guide!
    http://www.bishopandholland.com

  • Kate Padgitt

    This was every bit as fun and sweet as it looks. Thank you for sharing, GG!

    alonestarstateofsouthern.com

  • Angie Strange

    Thank you for featuring all these wonderful bloggers! We truly are wonderful friends! XOXO
    http://www.poshfloral.com

  • http://www.asequinloveaffair.com/ Shira

    Ah this is so fun and I’m obsessed with all these pretty outfits!

    http://www.asequinloveaffair.com

  • Ashley

    Brunch was a blast! Thanks for the feature. :)

    http://www.theteacherdiva.com

  • Charlsie

    Who makes/where can I find the delightful skirt in image #2?

  • Sarah

    Nice images, but wish I could see some diversity… I guess people of color don’t fashion blog or enjoy valentine’s day brunches..

  • Ivana @ Macarons and Pearls

    This is hands down the prettiest V-day brunch I’ve ever seen! I welcome every opportunity to celebrate in pink :)

    xx Ivana
    Macarons and Pearls

  • Huong

    What a beautiful brunch with gorgeous ladies! I loved seeing a lot of bloggers I follow here in the Dallas area! Thanks for sharing, GG!

    withfaithandhappiness.com

  • Katie

    Great post and beautiful design! Where is the striped fabric and runner from?

  • http://www.fashiontranslated.com FashionTranslated

    So beautiful! I love the ideas here. I’m definitely using this as inspiration.

    http://www.fashiontranslated.com

  • Neely @ ACWOM

    Love seeing my most fabulous wedding planner featured :)

  • PRBlonde

    What a great article! You all look adorable!! Blog community LOVE!

    Ashley Aspinwall of Side Smile Style

    Kristin Mullen of Events by Kristin

    Jen Kubes of What Would Jen Wear

    Emily Helm of Life with Emily

    Caitlin Covington of Southern Curls & Pearls

    Ashley Robertson of The Teacher Diva

    Ashley Cates

    Stia Coffman & Katherine Allen of Bishop & Holland

    Diana Oates of Dallas Culture Map

    Alyson Haley of Sequins & Things

    Ashley Christian

    Katey McFarlan of Chronicles of Rivolity

    Kate Padgitt of A Lonestar Southern

    Krista Robertson of Covering the Bases

    Angie Strange of Post floral

    Danielle Downing of Just Dandy

  • http://www.makeitadoubleplease.com/ Lauren Martin

    Everything turned out perfection! So pretty, girly and fun! :D So happy and honored to contribute! Xx
    Lauren M
    Make it a Double Please

  • http://www.heartofchic.com/ arin

    OMG this is just way too dreamy! I need to jump inside my computer screen right now! HeartofChic.com

  • bellesandbutterflies
  • Victoria Galindo

    What a sweet post! I completely agree ladies…I would LOVE to recreate all of these beautiful looks. Hope you all have a wonderful Valentine’s Day.

    xo
    Victoria
    http://glossyandglitzy.blogspot.com

  • Kristen K.

    Interesting how they didn’t even mention the shopping bloggers involved and barely used their faces and outfits in the feature…?

  • Lindsay Van Cleave

    So much gorgeous inspiration! I’m obsessed with the illustrated drawings for place cards. Amazing!

  • Kristen K

    Wow, thanks for deleting comments on this. Just because a question was asked regarding the races of the women included and why wasn’t anyone but the table actually featured. That is terrible business Glitter Guide.

  • http://www.savvygirllife.com/ Angelica Golden

    Love this! Such pretty details.

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