March 15th, 2012 |
When it comes to throwing a fabulous baby shower, I prefer to focus on entertaining the mom-to-be, not the baby. Let’s face it, it’s a rough nine months….she deserves a party! So let the gifts be directed towards the baby, but cater the party details to a more mature audience!
I wanted to put an updated spin [...]
March 14th, 2012 |
For those of you who love green beer, your favorite holiday is right around the corner , St.Patty’s Day! I am not sure about you but it’s one of my favorites to decorate for, something about the luck of the Irish!
Can’t think of just how to decorate for this Holiday? I’ve done the thinking for you!
March 2nd, 2012 |
You may recall my little sneak peek and details earlier this month all about our Titanic Soriee! Inspired by the Titanic – we wanted a modern party and a sprinkle of vintage. Pairing the bright turquoise + pink color combo to the modern mixing vintage feel really inspired the entire party which centered around the invitation from WH Hostess. Well now, we [...]
February 14th, 2012 |
One of the many thrills of my job is seeing our creations come into play. We recently worked with a California mom to create a custom suite of stationery, decorations and custom fabric for her daughter’s “very merry un-birthday tea party.” She wanted the party to be in true Alice in Wonderland-style, with whimsical touches throughout.
February 2nd, 2012 |
When it comes to planning parties down South (Houstons) in November, there is nothing like hosting a birthday bbq outside (which we would KILL to do here in Chicago!), especially when it involves a petting zoo, horse rides and some pretty darling decorations!
We were thrilled to be asked to design a custom collection of party goods [...]
January 2nd, 2012 |
Happy New Year! I hope you all had a fabulous holiday season….I know I sure did! We took a little time to unplug and recharge our batteries and we are back to bring you THE best year of inspiration yet! Lots of fun things coming…new contributors, new ideas, new party features…2012 has the makings to be [...]
December 27th, 2011 |
I hope everyone had a fabulous holiday weekend! We took a little time off from blogging and designing orders to spend time with family and friends and just RELAX!! We are back today with some serious inspiration for you from Chris Nease of Celebrations at Home. She put together this colorful party shoot for the holiday [...]
December 22nd, 2011 |
Whether you are looking for a last minute holiday decoration or are an avid wine drinker….this DIY project is for you! Virginia Philip Wine Shop & Academy came up with this creative use for corks and I think it would make a great decoration for any cocktail party! Read on for the DIY instructions from Virginia:
December 7th, 2011 |
Some of you may remember my “Mad for Plaid” holiday party from last year. That was the start of my plaid obsession, and trust me, it has only grown throughout the year. I love incorporating this traditional pattern as simple accents in my home, as well as in tablesettings. I showed a few of these ideas [...]
December 2nd, 2011 |
You all know my LOVE (obsession, maybe?) with candy and all things sweet, so it is no wonder that I immediately fell in love with this DIY gumdrop topiary tree project that assistant editor, Charynn of Two Sugar Babies did for the holiday magazine. It’s cute, colorful, and although I absolutely love it made with gumdrops [...]