November 21st, 2011 |
I’m a sucker for a crisp black and white color palette, especially when accessorized with a pop of green and a touch of sparkle. When it came time to develop a new holiday party theme, I immediately drew inspiration from my Kate Spade china and her crisp, and preppy design aesthetic. An untraditional pairing for the holidays, […]
September 22nd, 2011 |
Halloween is such a fun holiday….the decorations are up for a short period of time, there is no mad-rush to get the gifts bought and wrapped, and it has a way of bringing out the child in everyone! WH Hostess LOVES a reason for a party….and Halloween is just that. Whether you are hosting a neighborhood […]
September 15th, 2011 |
When planning a birthday party for a bunch of little girls,what could be more fun than a baking party full of sweet treats and activities?! I partnered up with my fav baking pro, Charynn of Two Sugar Babies to create a whimsical event full of charm for the latest issue of The Party Dress Magazine.
A custom […]
August 1st, 2011 |
We recently had the pleasure of working with one of our repeat customers in Australia to design the custom party goods for her twin son’s birthday party. The boys wanted an airplane party with lots of sweets…..and their mom certainly outdid herself!
The pale blue and orange color palette was accented with a jet silhouette and some seersucker […]
July 14th, 2011 |
Since it IS birthday week here on The Party Dress, I thought we would share the details of some of the birthday parties featured in the latest issue of The Party Dress Magazine. This pink and green, Lilly Pulitzer-inspired is one of my favorite parties that I have worked on recently. It is the quintessential preppy, […]
June 30th, 2011 |
One of my favorite features in the latest The Party Dress Magazine was the burger bash photo shoot I did…..preppy seersucker, bold stars and a hint of patriotic pizzazz. A burger bash is the perfect time to gather friends and family this Fourth of July. Good food, and good friends….that’s what the holidays are about, right?
I’m a […]
June 22nd, 2011 |
The second edition of The Party Dress Magazine launched this week and is chock full of party inspiration! I plan to highlight all of the amazing contributions on the blog over the next month, and to kick it off today, I thought I would share the images from my sister’s bridal shower I recently hosted in […]
May 9th, 2011 |
With Summer quickly approaching we are already busy planning summer events! I thought I would show off a couple of my favorite new collections from WH Hostess, perfect for that summer soiree you are planning!
Nautical themed parties are by far one of our most-requested – and although we still love our very-popular nautical stripe invitation, we […]
March 28th, 2011 |
Happy Monday, Everyone! We are still over-the-moon-happy with the response we received to the premiere issue of The Party Dress Magazine! We are so thankful for everyone the contributed, advertised, read and shared this first issue…and we can’t wait for the next one! Due to popular demand, you can now purchase a lovely, glossy, […]
March 21st, 2011 |
The Party Dress blog has been inspiring readers since February 2009. After months of brainstorming, we finally took the plunge into producing a quarterly e-glossy magazine. Chock full of amazing party ideas, DIY projects, easy entertaining and ideas for Easter celebrations, this first issue of The Party Dress Magazine is sure to […]