April 16th, 2012 |
Mother’s Day is quickly approaching and I don’t know about you, but my family is always looking for new ways to celebrate Mom. We’ve done the festive brunch, the preppy bbq, and the traditional family dinner. I was thrilled when our magazine contributor, Beth Beattie, came up with this oh, so fashionable Manicures & Mimosas party [...]
April 9th, 2012 |
Happy Monday! I hope you all had a fabulous holiday weekend with your friends and families. We enjoyed a relaxing weekend with lots of baking, cooking, Easter mass and a big family brunch. Good food, good company….a lovely time was had by all.
Now that Easter is over and there isn’t another “holiday” for quite some time, [...]
April 4th, 2012 |
This week, I’m inspired to make some pretty, Easter centerpieces for my family. Here are a few ideas that are inspiring me…..
Inspired by Better Homes & Gardens, take a handful of dyed eggs and paired them with a few bunches of carnations to make a pretty Easter centerpiece. Fill a medium-size footed bowl with water, nestled dyed [...]
March 30th, 2012 |
It’s been such a fun, colorful week here on TPD! Thank you all for following along with Character Parties week – I hope you have enjoyed viewing all of the featured parties. Today’s party is a bit of a different “character” party. Where the other featured parties have had a commercialized character center stage (cookie monster, [...]
March 29th, 2012 |
Character Parties week continues here on the blog with one of my favorite parties to date: a girly Elmo party with modern patterns, including a bold rainbow chevron. We worked with one of our favorite clients in Houston to design this party, and she executed it better than we ever could have imagined!
When it comes to [...]
March 21st, 2012 |
It’s no secret that I am over-the-moon, head-over-heels in love with the color orange this season. It’s the hot color right now, and we are having a blast making it a part of our fresh, new party collections and decor for Spring. When it comes to decorating for Easter, I try to come up with some [...]
March 14th, 2012 |
Sharnel Dollar always stuns me with her gorgeous parties and sophisticated decor. She certainly did not disappoint with this stunning floral centerpiece she created for the Spring 2012 issue of The Party Dress Magazine. Colorful, full and with a twist of lime, here are Sharnel’s simple instructions for re-creating it at home:
Two vases of the [...]
March 12th, 2012 |
The day is FINALLY here. We’re launching the 5th issue of The Party Dress Magazine. It’s always a labor of love, and I am SO thrilled with how this issue turned out. Charynn and I, along with a group of amazing contributors, offer you countless ideas for Spring entertaining, stylized kids birthday parties, baby and bridal [...]