February 24th, 2010 |
I wanted to share one of my new product obsessions with you: Ticings, thin sheets of edible icing printed with contemporary designs using food-grade inks. They are made in the u.s.a., gluten-free, FDA approved and kosher certified. Best when applied to fresh buttercream frosting; just peel and press to give your cakes and frosted desserts modern [...]
February 18th, 2010 |
Rainbows have always evoked a feeling of whimsy and enchantment for me, ever since I was young. It’s those feelings I try to recreate when planning a child’s party. This fun theme is great for both girls and boys and won’t leave the little boys feeling all “pinked out”.
To get your guests excited about [...]
February 15th, 2010 |
“Under The Sea” is one of those timeless birthday party themes. Perfect for a boy or girl, you can interpret it so many different ways….bright, bold colors, cartoons such as Disney’s Little Mermaid or Finding Nemo. Today’s inspiration is a preppy party for the sea that focuses on pale blues, [...]
February 11th, 2010 |
The very talented ladies behind Scissors.Paper.Cake ( a collaboration between Naomi from Hello Naomi, and Nathalie from Imprintables) just sent me this darling dessert table they did for a baptism this past weekend. It’s full of pretty, pink, innocent details, and tons of bite size desserts (perfect for serving a crowd!). These ideas would be darling [...]
February 10th, 2010 |
Happy 1st Birthday to us! Today is The Party Dress’s first birthday, and we are having a birthday party! We have had so much fun this year coming up with inspiration and party ideas….now we want to see what you come up!
Here’s how it works….enter a link for your favorite birthday parties (real or inspirational), centerpiece [...]
February 5th, 2010 |
Jessica from Party Box Design sent me this darling party….a baby shower with a My Little Cupcake theme. Cute, right?! Using the colors of the baby’s nursery, Jessica designed a party full of darling details, beautiful centerpieces, and a great DIY party favor idea.
Since it was a My Little Cupcake theme, she decided it [...]
January 26th, 2010 |
Someone recently asked me how I come up with my party ideas….and I responded by telling them that it’s a variety of things! Inspiration from around the web, fashion and color trends, things I dream up in the middle of the night, and often…it’s the people in my life that [...]
January 4th, 2010 |
Once the Holidays are past us, I love looking towards Spring! The glitz and glam of the Holiday decorations leave me yearning for clean, fresh, simple decorations that scream Spring. If you have Spring birthdays in your family, now is the time to start planning!
Butterflies are the perfect theme for [...]
December 30th, 2009 |
It’s no secret that I am a sucker for both plaid and cupcakes. So it’s no surprise that this idea from Southern Living literally made my head spin with ideas!
Although tartan plaid is typically associated with Christmas, I think you can use it all winter long. It’s the perfect accent to transition your home from Christmas [...]
December 8th, 2009 |
We all rack our brains trying to come up with the newest, the cutest, the most inventive themes for our parties. Sometimes all you need is a cute invitation to inspire a color palette…..and the rest just falls in place!
Images: girl (ba-reps.com), invitation (minted.com), candy napkins (familycircle.com), balloons [...]