June 2nd, 2009 |
I don’t know about you, but nothing screams summer to me like a lobster boil! Whether you host one on the beach or in your backyard, make sure to create your own little seafood soire this summer.
Set your table using acrylic or melamine dishes – perfect for the patio or the beach! I love […]
May 14th, 2009 |
One of the key elements to any beautifully set table is of course, the placecard. It adds a creative flair to the table, and if used as an escort card for a wedding, it sets the tone for what’s about to come.
During the planning of my wedding last year, one of my biggest challenges was […]
April 30th, 2009 |
Now the weather is starting to get nicer, my mind keeps filling with ideas of outdoor entertaining. I live in the Midwest, so there are only a few months out of the year that you can actually throw a party outside. There are just so many options – pitch a tent in your backyard, […]
April 13th, 2009 |
There are so many options when it comes to planning a wedding with a black & white color palette….an elegant black tie affair, a modern event in a lounge with all white furniture….or you could go this route:
Clean polka dots and stripes, happy flowers and a ruffle here or there – creates a modern, somewhat preppy […]
April 10th, 2009 |
Today’s COLOR inspiration comes from the ocean blues and green that I pulled out of a selection of fabrics from Calico Corners. This modern combination will have sun seekers dreaming of the ocean!
Not only do I love the combination of colors – but also the playfulness of these patterns together. It’s great […]
April 8th, 2009 |
If you are looking to spice up your table, try these festive placecards. Blumebud offers these darling placecard + bud vase in a variety of colors and patterns. What an easy way to embellish your table in a flash….great for those last minute dinner parties!
Images via Blumebud and Hostess with […]
April 3rd, 2009 |
Now that Spring has Sprung, it’s time to start thinking about entertaining outside. Hosting a party in a garden setting is one of the easiest to do in terms of decor….you have nature right at your finger tips.
A Garden Party theme is great for a bridal or baby shower, birthday party, Easter or Mother’s Day…..start by […]
March 30th, 2009 |
One of the biggest trends for Spring 2009 is “Crazy Lady Chic” – full of patterns, florals and every color of the rainbow – this trend can be a colorful inspiration for both fashion and parties this season.
A couple of easy ideas for food: ladies like to eat light, especially at lunch time. So […]
March 24th, 2009 |
When a baby boy is on the way, host a transportation themed baby shower full of bright shades of blue and green.
Set the theme for the party with this darling invitation covered in trucks by minted.com. Welcome your guests and the mommy-to-be with a clean, modern space decorated with Spring-like centerpieces using […]
March 19th, 2009 |
I love those first few days of Spring. Everything is in bloom and everyone is just so happy to be back outside! Springtime is the perfect time for a wedding, and today I am going to show you an inspiration for a garden wedding with a sophisticated lilac & green color palette. […]