June 18th, 2013 |
I’ve met a lot of blogger “friends” over the last 4 years, but Lili of Swanky Chic Fete is one of my favorites! Her blog radiates her friendly personality and love for parties, fashion and the latest products. I have worked with Lili a couple times previously, and she also hosted a WH Hostess trunk show [...]
June 7th, 2013 |
I’m always excited to discover a new line of party goods! So when the editors at Martha Stewart asked me to style a party around the new Indigo collection of paper goods from the brand new Martha Celebrations collection for JCPenny….I jumped at the opportunity!
You all know my love affair with a crisp blue and white [...]
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 [...]
March 19th, 2013 |
A gorgeous peach and mint baby shower by event planner, Lauren Stewart, with custom chevron paper goods by WH Hostess. [...]
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 [...]
January 30th, 2013 |
While scouring the web for inspiration for my sister’s recent baby shower, I slowly became obsessed with sequin linens. An emerging trend in the events industry, we’re seeing them used for weddings, dessert tables and in my case, for showers. Done in neutral colors, they are extremely sophisticated and add a touch of luxe glamour to [...]
December 5th, 2012 |
When it came to designing a Christmas party for the holiday issue of The Party Dress magazine, I decided that I wanted to put a chic, girly spin to it with a festive color palette of pink, red and green. I also wanted to provide you with ideas that could be used for either an adult [...]
November 7th, 2012 |
Can you believe that Thanksgiving is in just two short weeks? I tell you, this Fall is flying by and I have a feeling the holiday season will too. We have TONS of inspiration and ideas for you to celebrate the holidays this year, and can’t wait to jump into sharing!
The holiday issue of TPD Magazine [...]
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 [...]