January 24th, 2012 |
Last week I shared with you how to entertain in style, keeping in mind the 2012 entertaining trends. And this week, it is all about being chic & loving parties!
One of the very first things you decide on when planning a party is the colors. Recently, the colors we see in fashion have transferred into the home […]
January 19th, 2012 |
This post is a long time coming! Last Fall, I was asked by the editors of HGTV.com to come up with some unique ideas for hosting a Game Night party for a feature they were doing on entertaining ideas at home, during the winter months. I was thrilled to be asked, and of course quickly whipped […]
December 13th, 2011 |
Hanukkah is known in the Jewish religion as the Festival of Lights, Feast of Dedication, and Feast of the Maccabees. It is a festive holiday of revived hope, faith and spiritual light. A special time of year for the Jewish community, Hanukkah it lasts for eight nights and is the perfect time to celebrate with family […]
November 21st, 2011 |
I’m a sucker for a crisp black and white color palette, especially when accessorized with a pop of green and a touch of sparkle. When it came time to develop a new holiday party theme, I immediately drew inspiration from my Kate Spade china and her crisp, and preppy design aesthetic. An untraditional pairing for the holidays, […]
November 17th, 2011 |
Jessica Kirkland of Pen ‘n Paperflowers put together a stunning winter white dessert table for the latest issue of The Party Dress Magazine. It’s warm and fuzzy, with vintage touches all over….jam-packed full of inspiration that you can use all winter long. Here are more of the details from Jessica…
Drawing inspiration from a blog entry I […]
September 26th, 2011 |
It’s been so fun highlighting all of the articles from the latest issue of TPD Magazine….and today is no different! We are showing off the details of a fabulous Popcorn Bar designed by Jessica Kirkland from Pen ‘n Paperflowers. Here are the details from Jessica….
The idea of an interactive Popcorn Bar came to me as I […]
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 19th, 2011 |
Boom! Pow! Bang! Bam! Get your superhero capes on for this action. What better way to celebrate your little ones birthday than to throw him a superhero party, showing him just how “super” he really is?! Kara Allen of Kara’s Party Ideas designed this party for her two little boys and their friends, and it was […]
September 15th, 2011 |
These colorful cake stands stole the show in our baking party dessert table! You, too, can create these….simple steps, inexpensive materials and quick turnaround time….and the best part is, you can make them to match any color palette!
Supplies: wood candlesticks, wood circle plaques, gloss spray paint, spray paint primer, wood glue or epoxy
Step 1: If needed, […]