July 27th, 2009 |
If you are like me, you are always looking for ways to spice up your table setting. I like to change it up – even if it’s just dinner for 2! I love the bold colors and modern lines of the images above. There are a couple ideas that are great for everyday entertaining and are […]
July 23rd, 2009 |
Use bright, colorful accents to decorate your big day! There are so many fun details in this inspiration board – they could be used for a wedding, a bridal shower or a fabulous summer birthday party! The paper umbrella placecards, the napkin accented with a pink orchid, the colorful parasols to shade your guests from the […]
July 21st, 2009 |
Sunflowers add instant warmth to any table. I’ve always considered sunflowers to be “happy” flowers…they instantly put a smile on my face! Try setting the table for your next dinner party with these great napkin rings from Pottery Barn, or cut off the top of a flower and insert a placecard. Both easy to do and […]
July 16th, 2009 |
“Rubber Ducky, you’re the one….you make our baby shower lots of fun!”
I had a reader write to me asking for ideas for a gender-neutral baby shower. The first thing I thought of was the color yellow, and quickly came up with the idea for a rubber ducky theme party. Playful, and easy to do – this […]
July 14th, 2009 |
Summer is the perfect time to gather for a family reunion. Whether it takes place annually or for a special occassion such as a wedding or birthday – make time this summer to entertain your family in style!
Fill your location with wood picnic tables and hang white paper lanterns from the trees above to give the […]
July 3rd, 2009 |
I know I have been doing a lot of parties centered around red, white and blue this week…..it must be my patriotic side coming out! So to switch things up, how about a birthday party with a blue and yellow color palette?!
There are many occassions worth celebrating in life, and a major milestone birthday […]
June 24th, 2009 |
Although I am a classic girl at heart, the festive colors and modern lines of this party bring a little flutter to my heart. Just looking at it makes me want to go pull out a flirty party dress from my closet and sip a drink poolside! I’m going to take a gamble and guess that […]
June 23rd, 2009 |
I don’t know what it is about the color green – I’m constantly drawn to it! Most people would probably say that it’s my Irish background, or the ting of red in my hair…..but in reality, I love that no matter what shade of green you choose, it is a rich color […]
June 11th, 2009 |
Try this idea for your next outdoor party….
Plant each guest a small pot of flowers and add in a chalkboard stake. Write your guest’s name on it….you have a placecard, a party favor and if you group them all together in the center of the table….a centerpiece too!
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June 4th, 2009 |
Sunflowers and black and white patterns – two of my favorites combine here to make one striking party! The inspiration for this party came from Carolyne Roehm’s new book, A Passion for Parties. If you haven’t seen it yet, it’s an absolute must-read! Fabulous ideas and tons of eye candy.
Sunflowers are abundant during the summer months […]