DIY Copper and Wood Slice Dessert Stand

Start with a 1/2″ drill bit and drilling a hole straight in the center of each wood slice. Follow up with sanding them smooth and “sealing” them with a quick wipe of butcher block oil. The butcher block oil will nourish the wood while maintaining the surface to be food safe. Grabbing your pipe cutter, mark your measurements along the …

Pie Chandelier Display

On Saturday we had the honor to serve the lovely Holly and Ryan 15 delicious pies at their adorable country wedding. The colors and flavors were gorgeous, ranging from strawberry rhubarb to apple streusel, berry, and peach bourbon. The only tricky part was  “how to fit 15 pies on 1 dessert table?” Our awesome intern, Annie-Kate had a genius idea- …

Mini Pies, BIG job

First off, my apologies for a later post today…check out what my husband and I were up to today…. Thats right getting the garage somewhat organized (you dont want to see the other half of the garage yet- ha!) But he was such a stud and built Zest it Up some shelves to store the endless supply of paint, tablecloths, …

Cake Stands made from Vintage plates, candle sticks, and wine glasses!

Chanda and I got Zestin on these stands this week, yep you guessed it- another project for the bridal fair this upcoming weekend- pretty exciting!!! We will be serving our appetizers on these stands and even have some cute ones to raffle away with a round of brie and Juil’s homemade cranberry sauce-yummmm- be there!  But you certainly dont have …