August 9th, 2011 |
This morning I shared my favorite white wine sangria recipe from Food Network, and now I am back with my favorite red version! Delicious and easy to make, this one comes from Emeril Lagasse. Both are perfect for a summer cocktail party….which is your favorite?
2 bottles chilled dry red wine, like Rioja
1 cup brandy
1 cup orange juice
August 9th, 2011 |
Good Morning, Everyone! Charynn here from Two Sugar Babies. Since Kelly is dreaming of a party based around a Sangria & Tapas theme, I figured I would chime in with my favorite sangria recipes!
I got this a.maz.ing recycled glass pitcher for my birthday and i’ve been dying to use it. sure, traditional lemonade would be “okay,” [...]
July 27th, 2011 |
Looking for a unique way to serve drinks in the garden this summer? This moss-covered tray is perfect for serving up lemonade in mason jars! Simple, pretty and oh, so charming!
Image via [...]
July 26th, 2011 |
Bon Appetit has a fabulous feature on their website right now for setting up a do-it-yourself drink bar for your next party. Based around a mojito concept, they give you ideas for condiments to use for muddled drinks. Let guests do their own mixing and muddling from a setup that includes fruit, syrups, [...]
July 19th, 2011 |
I’m looking for an excuse to gather up my girlfriends for a “ladies night” and I’m thinking a preppy game night might just be the ticket. Pink and green, some stripes and polka dots, and a few yummy treats like popcorn cups and cupcakes….voila! A fun night that everyone would love.
Images: games (eddieross.com), cupcake (jldesigns.com), pink [...]
June 27th, 2011 |
I am very excited to welcome Charynn of Two Sugar Babies as a new contributor to The Party Dress! Since she is one of my go-to-girls for party inspiration (especially food!) and someone I bounce ideas off of on a daily basis, I knew she would be a great addition to the TPD family.Oh how I [...]
June 3rd, 2011 |
I came across this picture while swooning away over one of Salt Harbor’s latest weddings. It was like a lightbulb went off above my head…..his and her signature cocktails! It’s totally charming, and somewhat genius….and would make the perfect addition to a wedding or special birthday party.
So….if you and your significant other had to choose a [...]
April 26th, 2011 |
I’m a sucker for Mexican food (especially since so much of it is based around corn products….which works nicely with my gluten-free lifestyle!), so when Cinco de Mayo comes around, I like whipping out a few new recipes to celebrate with friends! Food Network has a great collection of recipes hand-picked by their celebrity chefs, and [...]
April 18th, 2011 |
Happy Monday, Everyone! I hope you all had a fabulous weekend! I thought we would start our week of party inspiration off on a happy note! You all know how much I L-O-V-E lady bugs…..our red and pink ladybug collections are some of my all-time favorites, and has been very popular this Spring. These pictures come [...]
April 13th, 2011 |
Monday, we showed you the table setting details from our preppy mod baby shower feature from The Party Dress Magazine, and today we are back with the detail shots of the color-coordinated dessert table! We created this tablescape with a combination of white and glass cake stands, apothecary jars and platters.