January 17th, 2012 |
I came across this stunning engagement party styled shoot on Style Me Pretty today and just had to share it with all of you. It was supposed to be a casual party hosted on a chilly autumn day in the newly unveiled Pullman Barn on the grounds of the Chicago Botanic Gardens. (which just happens to [...]
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 hosted a little engagement dinner party for my sister and her fiance over the weekend. Newly engaged, it was time to pop the bubbly and celebrate! Since the cool weather seems to be headed our way, I decided to host one last dinner party in our sunroom. The room is primarily [...]
April 29th, 2010 |
We focus so much on theme parties here on The Party Dress….but some occasions just call for pure elegance! Whether you are planning a wedding, an engagement party, a 60th birthday celebration or an elegant company event – there are always 4 main ideas that are key to making your event one to remember.
March 2nd, 2010 |
I have decided that I have seen ENOUGH snow for one season. It’s time to move on to Spring! Bright colors, cocktails on the patio, gathering friends to celebrate a special occasion. I get requests all of the time for engagement party ideas…..but this inspiration could also be used for [...]
November 20th, 2009 |
There is something about the Holidays that brings forth a lot of engagements! If a loved one gets engaged over the Holidays, host an engagement party that is full of Holiday cheer!
This invitation from Tiny Prints is perfect for the occasion…..I love that you could go two different ways with [...]
July 20th, 2009 |
To toast the end of summer, invite your friends over for a fresh cocktail party concept: bites and bubbly!
This simple invitation from Wedding Paper Divas sets the tone for a festive evening with friends. A color palette of yellow, pale orange and silver and the use of a simple circle shape to create bold and modern [...]
July 16th, 2009 |
Blackberry & Cabernet Caipirinha [...]