April 16th, 2012 |
Today’s featured party by Beth Beattie has us in the mood for Mother’s Day! If you are on our newsletter subscriber list, you received a colorful e-mail from us this morning showcasing the lovely, personalized goodies we have on our Mother’s Day gift list this year.
Known for our festive party collections, WH Hostess has expanded into [...]
March 12th, 2012 |
The day is FINALLY here. We’re launching the 5th issue of The Party Dress Magazine. It’s always a labor of love, and I am SO thrilled with how this issue turned out. Charynn and I, along with a group of amazing contributors, offer you countless ideas for Spring entertaining, stylized kids birthday parties, baby and bridal [...]
November 26th, 2011 |
To continue with the fabric gift wrapping from yesterday, I thought I would share one of my favorite hostess gift ideas from the holiday issue of The Party Dress Magazine. A bottle of wine is always my stand-by hostess gift, whether heading to a friend’s home for dinner, or attending a large holiday party. Dress it [...]
November 25th, 2011 |
The holiday shopping season officially begins today! Have you started your shopping yet?! To help you creatively package your holiday finds, Vana Chupp from Le Papier Studio came up with some great ideas for gift wrapping with fabric for the latest issue of TPD Magazine. Here are some ideas from Vana….
Gift wrapping is something I enjoy [...]
September 28th, 2011 |
I must get 5 e-mails a week of readers asking for unique hostess gift ideas. It’s the standard dilema that we all run into at the start of a new season….what type of gift is unique, useful and thoughtful?! Charynn and I each came up with our go-to hostess gift for the Fall season and presented [...]
September 23rd, 2011 |
We always love seeing what Kim of The TomKat Studio comes up with for her “Color My Party” series in The Party Dress Magazine. This issue does not disappoint with an always-popular black and white color combo. Perfect for Halloween and for the [...]
August 28th, 2011 |
We are so excited to bring you one FABULOUS giveaway this week! Starting today, you can enter to win a product kit from one of my favorite housewares companies, Madeira.
Madeira specializes in finding the most exotic wood on earth and crafting it into individual works of art for the kitchen. Madeira is translated to mean “wood” [...]
August 23rd, 2011 |
Back-to-School isn’t just for kids! Or at least the school supply shopping shouldn’t be! ;) I’m sure it’s no surprise to you that I used to count down the days until I could walk through the aisles of freshly stocked notebooks and folders and fill up a cart (probably with way more than I would EVER need!) of [...]
June 2nd, 2011 |
With this school year rapidly coming to a close, it’s time to put your thinking cap on to come up with a unique gift for your little ones to bring their teacher. I love this idea from Family Fun – package homemade truffles in a simple white box. You can dress it up by drawing lines [...]