May 9th, 2013 |
One of my favorite Spring and Summer “dessert” is a gorgeous champagne float. A delicious, grown-up version of the classic root beer float, you can create these with any flavor sorbet (which is very helpful in color coordinating your dessert to your party theme or color palette!).
I simply place a scoop or two of flavored sorbet [...]
May 8th, 2013 |
My pink Mother’s Day tablesetting from the Spring 2103 issue of The Party Dress Magazine included this darling boxwood and rose centerpiece project that was so simple to create, I just had to share it with you.
You can create this using silk or real flowers. The supplies are simple: a footed vessel, a boxwood ball (sized [...]
May 6th, 2013 |
Mother’s Day coming up this weekend. What type of celebration are you planning? In the Spring issue of The Party Dress Magazine, I gave my simple ideas for hosting a gorgeous pink & green luncheon – complete with ideas for the tablesetting, DIY centerpiece, and even a delicious dessert! Join me all this week as I [...]
May 18th, 2012 |
Last weekend, I hosted a peonies + chevron dinner party to celebrate Mother’s Day. Do you remember seeing my inspiration board? I am happy to share a few pictures with you today. The table was covered with a crisp, white tablecloth and my bold, grey and white chevron table runner.
To create an interesting centerpiece, I clustered [...]
May 9th, 2012 |
We’re hosting a little Mother’s Day gathering here this weekend, and I thought I would share a little peek of my inspiration today. Playing off a Dwell Studio grey chevron table runner that I am currently obsessed with on my dining room table, I decided to create a custom invitation to coordinate! I am picturing pretty pink and [...]
May 1st, 2012 |
Can you believe how quickly this Spring is flying by? April went by with the blink of an eye, and I sure hope that old saying is true. You know the one…..”April showers bring May flowers.” I am D.O.N.E with the cool, rainy days. It’s time to roll in the sunshine and get summer started! I’m [...]
April 24th, 2012 |
I’m back today with another idea for a Mother’s Day gift! (although, I actually think ANY girl would love to receive this. It could make a darling birthday gift for a good friend, too!)
If you are looking for a gift to celebrate Mom, give her (your mom, sister or best friend) something I guarantee she doesn’t have enough [...]
April 18th, 2012 |
Sharnel Dollar inspired us with two amazing centerpiece ideas in the last issue of TPD Magazine to celebrate Spring. Today we are featuring her tips for re-creating this luscious, white iris centerpiece. I think this would be perfect for a Mother’s Day celebration, don’t you?
Your favorite spring bloom en mass | Long rectangular vessel | Florist [...]
April 17th, 2012 |
In order to inspire you to get creative with your Mother’s Day gifts this year, we have five unique ideas that will appeal to each of the different personalities in your life. We’ll be showcasing all of these ideas in the next couple of weeks.
First up is this gorgeous basket for the Mom that loves to [...]
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 [...]