July 6th, 2009 |
It’s Monday morning – after a week of posts full of red, white and blue, and patriotic fun, I am a little burned out on color! I am totally “that girl” that pulls a head-to-toe black outfit out of her closet when I just can’t figure out what to wear!
Some might say black and white is [...]
June 4th, 2009 |
Sunflowers and black and white patterns – two of my favorites combine here to make one striking party! The inspiration for this party came from Carolyne Roehm’s new book, A Passion for Parties. If you haven’t seen it yet, it’s an absolute must-read! Fabulous ideas and tons of eye candy.
Sunflowers are abundant during the summer months [...]
March 27th, 2009 |
Brighten your week with an impromptu game night filled with board games, comfort food and good friends. Make a lot of finger foods that are easy to snack on between rolls, and then serve a hearty main course (such as chicken and white bean chili) as the night lingers on.
Use bright, colorful board games as your [...]
March 18th, 2009 |
Images: reflection thru mirror (via lastoriafoto.com), purple tulips (brides.com),
white peonies (via zoomphotography.com), yellow flowers [...]
March 15th, 2009 |
Polka dots and stripes and pink all around….
Give your little girl the birthday party of her dreams!
Images: chevron print dress (neimanmarcus.com), hanging pom poms (swoozies.com), invitation (tinyprints.com), table setting and stripe cake (brides.com), favor [...]
March 15th, 2009 |
Spring fashion is a time for blossoms and brights.
Here are a few of my favorite party dresses for the little hostess.
Images: pink floral dress (gap.com), blue stripe dress (bestdressedchild.com), yellow floral dress (nordstrom.com), burberry plaid [...]
March 12th, 2009 |
Simply chic, and somewhat vintage looking…these tags would make lovely place cards at my next dinner party!
Tags by Petite Pear [...]
March 3rd, 2009 |
As I am sure you can tell from my previous posts, I am in love with the color yellow this season!
People tend to shy away from the yellow & black pairing, as to not resemble a bumble bee…..however, this season the combination is nothing short of striking!
I think this color combination could make an excellent inspiration [...]
February 10th, 2009 |
There’s nothing like a sophisticated black & white wedding. You can add a touch of whimsy to this classic palette by popping it with chartruese green. I love the three dimensional aspects to all of these images – the ruffle on the wedding gown, the frosted petals on the cake – they add a perfect amount [...]