October 13th, 2010 |
It’s a busy, busy week here at The Party Dress and WH Hostess! Lots of new products in the works, we are getting ready to launch our very first on-line catalog (very exciting!) and are working on a couple of fantastic parties! Coming up this month…..a woodland forest party, a modern train [...]
October 12th, 2010 |
I love the idea of creating a party centered around one pattern….and for fall, that pattern is plaid! This table setting can inspire an entire party….can’t you just picture it?! An outdoor setting, plaid tablecloths, hanging candle chandeliers, and outdoor bar, and fall foods served in a creative vessel, like a pumpkin [...]
October 11th, 2010 |
The leaves are starting to turn here and the colors are so magnificent, I just want to bring them inside! Better Homes and Gardens put out a fabulous collection of decoration ideas this season…..interesting ideas for bringing the beautiful fall leaves inside. My two favorites are this leaf garland strung across a painted frame, and these [...]
October 8th, 2010 |
Looking for a unique idea for Halloween decor? Something a little more festive, than scary? I am absolutely smitten with this idea from Parents Magazine! Create a “haunted family tree” to hang on a focal wall in your home by using black construction paper and silhouette ornaments. You can create an silhouette ornament for each family [...]
October 4th, 2010 |
Floral Art LA is one of my favorite go-to’s for modern floral inspiration. My new favorite?! These updated urns. They are fresh and airy-looking and are perfect for transitional seasons. For those of you that have been reading The Party Dress for a while now, you all know I have an obsession [...]
September 29th, 2010 |
Yesterday, I showed you a peak into the engagement dinner party I threw for my sister over the weekend. The highlight of the decor was definitely the sunflower centerpiece….I loved the combination of the “palm-beach-chic” footed bowl and the sunflowers! Today, I am here to share with you instructions, so you can re-create this [...]
September 27th, 2010 |
I’m giving the “how-to” instructions on making this stylish candy corn wreath (from Woman’s Day Magazine) over on Project Nursery today. Isn’t it fabulous?! Head on over to get the full instructions…..
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September 22nd, 2010 |
To kick our vacation off in style, my husband and I decided to host a small wine tasting party the Thursday before we departed. I absolutely love this time of year – so why not celebrate with a “celebrate the harvest” themed wine tasting party?!
I used our layered [...]
September 21st, 2010 |
Looking for a Halloween decoration or centerpiece that is a bit more “glam” than “cute”? Look no further! This fabulous, simple idea from Woman’s Day is perfect for your Halloween party! I love the height of the black branches, and the touch of sparkle from the jewel ornaments.