Nothing Down About It…

Help us celebrate World Down Syndrome Day by remembering to treat those with differences just as they want to be treated, like equal human beings. Because the lives and well being of individuals with special needs are just as valuable as everyone else’s. These beautiful angels deserve to be celebrated and loved like any other “typical” child. Meet Oakley, the girl behind the blog Nothing Down About

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A Peek into the New TomKat Studio Shop…

It’s open. It’s ready. Let’s do this.  I know, I know. All I talk about these days is our new retail shop. But what can I say?! My focus has been 100% there for the past 2 weeks, working all hours of the night (and day) getting it ready to open! Everyone around me has been so, so supportive. The TomKat girls have been working endless


Baby Keepsake Boxes…

My friend, Kelly from The Party Dress recently asked me to share a tradition we have to mark the important milestones that our children have. She just published her new online magazine, Baby by WH Hostess featuring her latest designs, along with tons of inspiration for baby showers, sip-and-sees and first birthdays! I shared the memory boxes I bought when Tommy and Kate were born. They are

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Rustic Baby Shower…

Welcome to the world little one! As you know, I am a brand ambassador for Shutterfly Home Decor. I absolutely love creating new designs to utilize on all of the many amazing products Shutterfly offers. Recently, we styled this rustic baby shower showcasing how you can use Shutterfly products creatively for your events. The inspiration for the baby shower came from this gorgeous Shutterfly invitation designed by our friend,

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Seriously…Big News!

No, it’s not a baby. Though I am giving birth to something new. Something I have been dreaming of for a very long time. I am giddy about the possibilities this new venture could bring.   via la dolce vita blog I’m bursting at the seams… completely and utterly ecstatic… can’t believe this is happening… …and totally overwhelmed with excitement. via lara casey I had an incredible


Nursery Reveal Featuring Shutterfly…

Guest Post by Rennai Hoefer, Ten22 Studio I am so excited to reveal our nursery and the beautiful Shutterfly Home Decor pieces that brought it all together! When planning my son’s nursery, I wanted it to be light, natural and cozy, with a nod to the outdoors. Having a place we can be comfortable and find peace in is very important with kids, so I


Gap Kids Class of 2014…

As you may know, we are huge fans of GapKids here at TomKat and one of my dreams is to style a shoot for them one day! We use their adorable clothing all of the time for our shoots, and absolutely love the quality and style. Who doesn’t love Gap? We just heard the news that GapKids announced their Class of 2014 casting call, as well

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Shutterfly By Design Event in NYC…

If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook, I’m sure you caught my recent trip to NYC for Shutterfly! I had such an amazing time with my friend, Jen from Tatertots & Jello. This year, we were asked to design a nursery together and we created a modern, pink and gray room for a baby girl. We designed Shutterfly canvas art, metal art, pillows, blankets

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Spa Baby Shower on DIY Network…

We are so excited to share this Spa Baby Shower with you today! We styled this shoot for DIY Network and created ideas for party decor, delicious recipes for food and desserts, homemade spa treatments and even tips on setting up a smoothie bar! The bright colors and poolside vibe are perfect for a summer baby shower or baby sprinkle. Hosting a spa day is


Gorgeous Baby Announcements + $500 Minted Giveaway…

Happy Friday, friends! I am so excited to share today’s post with you. Rennai, our beloved photographer recently welcomed a baby boy to her sweet little family. We are so thrilled for her and we loved watching her belly grow over the last nine months. We teamed up with Minted to give Rennai her choice of the most beautiful baby announcements ever! Read on for


Oh Baby! :: Decorating with Shutterfly

Oh Baby! I had so much fun creating ideas perfect for a baby room for Shutterfly this month! There are so many home decor items you can utilize for a nursery or child’s room. You can incorporate photos, graphic designs and your child’s name to create one-of-kind items to display. I decided on a simple, modern theme for this nursery design using white, black and

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Beautiful Children’s Clothing & Accessories :: Giveaway

Happy Friday, friends! We hope you had wonderful week! Before you head into the weekend, don’t miss this week’s giveaway from Gracious May, one of our fabulous sponsors! Grace from Gracious May just relaunched her online store and has added more beautiful items, all custom sewn in the USA. Grace started her business in 2008 with “her mom’s sewing machine, a bit of fabric, and a little