April 23rd, 2013 |
When it came time to help one of my favorite Houston clients plan her son’s first birthday party, we tossed around quite a few classic boy themes. After much deliberation, a “Dapper Derby” theme was born and guests were invited to “Derby Day at the Addison Downs”.
With a crisp color palette of blue, yellow and green, it [...]
February 28th, 2013 |
It’s always a pleasure to share one of our client parties with you….especially when it’s one of our favorite clients! I can’t believe that this is the third birthday party we have done for sweet Alexandra. Do you remember her Monkey Love 1st birthday and her Girly Elmo 2nd birthday party? This year, she decided she [...]
July 19th, 2012 |
With BBQ’s being our go-to summer entertainment, it’s fun to spice things up and change your “theme” now and again. Hosting a large group for a special occassion? Put a Southern spin on your event with classic, charming details. Seersucker stripes, a colorful traditional paisley, and some delicious food.
One of my favorite elements to this party [...]
May 30th, 2012 |
You all know my life-long obsession with a good monogram. I love a clean, crisp initial or 3-letter monogram on just about anything! Do you remember the bridal shower I styled recently where we focused on updating the classic monogram for a bright party full of graphic, preppy patterns?
Today, I am sharing a few ideas of [...]
March 30th, 2012 |
It’s been such a fun, colorful week here on TPD! Thank you all for following along with Character Parties week – I hope you have enjoyed viewing all of the featured parties. Today’s party is a bit of a different “character” party. Where the other featured parties have had a commercialized character center stage (cookie monster, [...]
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:
July 7th, 2011 |
When it comes to decorating for kids parties, sometimes you want to buy a custom banner, and sometimes you just want to make something quick and inexpensive. Parents.com has you covered with ideas….check out these three, simple garland ideas that are perfect for your next party. Using everyday products, such as ribbon, paper and paper cups, [...]
April 11th, 2011 |
I had so much fun styling this preppy mod baby shower for the premiere issue of The Party Dress Magazine. It combined some of my favorite things right now…..the color yellow, the Greek key pattern, beautiful pink tulips and a modern dessert table that I could spend hours drooling over!
Inspired by our [...]
April 6th, 2011 |
I’m totally swooning over this hanging placecard display from Salt Harbor Designs……..it somehow looks both classic and modern….pure perfection!