SANTA BARBARA CHIC
EST. 2008
I started this blog a decade ago when I was a wedding designer as a way to share trends with brides. Eventually, the blog became my sole focus and I began to produce orginial content in 2009. Now, I work with a variety of lifestyle brands as a prop stylist and set dresser. Below is my recent prop styling work and over 1200+ posts of back content.

"You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have."
- Maya Angelou

Browse by Colors February 20, 2018 Jewelry Prop Styling The Giving Keys was such a fun product shoot to prop style as they wanted a zen garden look to show off their new collection of mala bead inspired jewelry. Props included lots of natural elements ... Aqua & Turquoise February 16, 2018 Prop Styling for Outdoor Furniture Last November, I had the opportunity to work with Costco on a commercial shoot for outdoor furniture. Prop styling for commercial shoots like this is a very different world than editorial styling.... Browse by Colors January 28, 2018 Citrus Inspired Tablescape
by Amy Merrick
On the same day I got to prop style for Sarah Winward, I also got to produce and prop style this citrus inspired tablescape for the amazing Amy Merrick. Amy envisioned a citrus drenched table insp...
Browse by Colors May 15, 2017 Fashion to Table
Cover Shoot with
Lauren Conrad
It was so much fun styling and producing this cover shoot for Flutter Magazine featuring taste makers, Lauren Conrad and Maura Oehm of Paper Crown. As part of Flutter's on going fashion to table s...
Appetizers May 12, 2017 Neutral Ojai Wedding Inspiration It was so much fun working with the lovely Tory of Smith + James Events and Sally Pinera on set as a wedding stylist for this neutral Ojai wedding inspiration shoot. Tory pulled a beautiful lace d... Bouquets May 11, 2017 Modern Tropical Wedding Inspiration So excited to see this modern tropical wedding inspiration shoot featured on 100 Layer Cake. This was the editorial I styled this past November at The Principles of Styling workshop. Inspired b... Blue May 6, 2017 Coastal Wedding Inspiration Last fall, the lovely Sally Pinera invited me to come prop style the still life elements on her California wedding styled inspiration editorial shot in the stunning Morro Bay. For the invitations ... Black & White May 6, 2017 Campaign for The Black Tux I recently had the opportunity to work as prop stylist and floral designer for wedding company and the uber cool tuxedo rental company, The Black Tux. My girl Annie Cavallo, handled the bridal sty... Bouquets April 19, 2017 Valentine’s Day
Wedding Inspiration
For this custom editorial for Mon Soleil Weddings, I was inspired by the concept of intersecting circles, or how two individuals, overlap and become one during the marriage ceremony. For the color s...
Browse by Colors March 28, 2017 Large Scale Floral Arrangements
with Sarah Winward
It was such an honor to collaborate with the amazing Sarah Winward for her maker editorial for Flutter Mag and Florabundance Design Days. It's always my favorite to capture an artist at work, and ...