December 1st, 2011 |
Speaking of cupcakes…..have you tried this peppermint icing recipe that Jill from Modern Cupcake shared in the holiday issue of The Party Dress Magazine?! It’s so simple and completely delicious! Love it for holiday cupcakes, but I am also inspired to try it as the filling for my [...]
December 1st, 2011 |
With a few Christmas parties/dinners on the horizon, I find that I am searching for unique ideas for decorating cupcakes. I came across a few new ideas that could work for both kids parties and adult holiday celebrations.
Candy can be used as an accessory to decorate cupcakes. I love the wreath made of jelly bean topped [...]
November 18th, 2011 |
Looking for some inspiring winter confections for your upcoming holiday events? Look no further than this sophisticated color palette and decorations ideas from Jill of Modern Cupcake. Debuted in the holiday issue of The Party Dress Magazine, use this chic color palette for your Christmas or seasonal soiree.
Dip store-bought sugar cookies in white chocolate & dust with [...]
November 16th, 2011 |
When designing a new collection of party goods, I always try to think thru designs so that they can inspire other elements for the party. Decorations, desserts – patterns that can be carried throughout the event from start to finish. Our brand new Elf Collection debuted in the holiday issue of The Party Dress Magazine, and [...]
November 14th, 2011 |
With Thanksgiving rapidly approaching, it’s time to plan out those fun little treats for your kids that will make it a memorable holiday. This charming turkey cupcake was featured in the holiday issue of The Party Dress Magazine and is the perfect combination of charm + deliciousness! Made to compliment her kid-friendly Thanksgiving table, Stefanie at [...]
October 11th, 2011 |
With Halloween quickly approaching, I thought it was only appropriate to share these darling Halloween cupcakes in a jar that Glory of Glorious Treats created for the Fall issue of The Party Dress Magazine! So simple, and visually stunning – these cupcakes will sure to be a hit among guests young and old. Read on for [...]
September 28th, 2011 |
I must get 5 e-mails a week of readers asking for unique hostess gift ideas. It’s the standard dilema that we all run into at the start of a new season….what type of gift is unique, useful and thoughtful?! Charynn and I each came up with our go-to hostess gift for the Fall season and presented [...]
September 22nd, 2011 |
Spice things up this Halloween season by introducing a new, festive color palette to your celebration: black, lime green and magenta! We paired these three colors together, along with some tonal polka dots and one cute little spider to create a darling collection of party goods and ideas for hosting your next event.
Glittering black chandeliers were [...]
September 21st, 2011 |
When it comes to baby showers, I prefer to cater to the Mom-to-be’s design aesthetic….not the babies! After all, the party is for her! It’s a great opportunity to pull in unique baby-friendly concepts, but perhaps modernize them to appeal to the adults in attendance. We get so many requests for fish/under the sea parties, that I [...]
September 16th, 2011 |
When it comes to selecting articles and features for The Party Dress Magazine, we try to combine gorgeous party inspiration with helpful tips from professionals. This issue, we asked Jill from Modern Cupcake to provide us with some of her go-to tips for baking the perfect cupcake. She came up with this:
Use a professional thermometer to [...]