Backstreet Photo Shoot

We recently fell in love with some French inspired china at the Houston Women’s Guild while looking for some vintage pieces for a wedding.  The blue and white Spode china was the perfect piece with the alfresco shoot that we were planning … Continue reading

“Return to Paradise”

We recently stopped by Mia Bridal Couture to check out wedding dress designer, Rita Vinieris, Return to Paradise Collection by Rivini. We have never before seen such a broad selection of styles in one season’s collections. Rita’s inspiration was “by a recent holiday to the Riviera Maya.”

MIA Bridal Couture today and tomorrow, June 28-29th, will be having a Rivini Trunk Show.

Take a look at the woven satin detail, intricate crystal detail and simple lines.  Here is a look Rivini Bridal SPRING 2014 Fashion Show.

Viva Amor! – Happy Anniversary Laura & Sati – May 5, 2012

As we approach the oh so festive Mexican holiday of Cinco de Mayo, we want to say Happy Anniversary to Laura and Sati!  We (Occasio) cannot believe that it has already been a year since we did their wedding on May 5, 2012 at The St. Regis Houston.  Seems like not so long ago we were planning how we were going to incorporate some fun Cinco de Mayo elements throughout the wedding, in honor of the infamous date!  We had a blast working with this couple.

We styled this wedding to celebrate the couples love for tradition, celebration and the meeting of four cultures.  This black tie affair, began with tequila shots, paired with ballads from Mariachi’s, Turkish and Persian dancing matched with Turkish coffee, hookahs and percussion’s from a Brazilian carnival performance had every guest on their feet.

Austin Scarlett’s Violet Hour in Houston

“The Enchanting” wedding dress collection of Austin Scarlett arrived to Mia Bridal Couture in Style.  The Ladies of Mia Bridal couture opened their doors to Houston’s go to’s to show off  Scarlet’s Attelier.  Scarlett’s inspiration came from “The clouds of … Continue reading