March 26th, 2010 |
One of my newest internet finds is Nonpareil Magazine. A new on-line magazine brought to you by a combination of talented bloggers, photographers, designers…..let’s just say a whole lot of creative people! It’s beautifully edited, and has some amazing do-it-yourself download-able templates!
I literally jumped for joy when I saw this […]
March 26th, 2010 |
Blue and lime green are the perfect palette for an Easter brunch. This invitation from WH Hostess sets the tone for a cheery event full of darling details. Welcome your guests with a beautiful, Spring-like wreath on your front door. This concept is so simple to….simply attach loops of ribbon to a […]
March 25th, 2010 |
I wish you had all been sitting with me when I first saw these cupcakes….I couldn’t hide my “ooh!!” if I had tried! They are so cute, so unique….and are sure to get rave reviews from guests young and old. Here is the recipe from All You:
1 16.5-oz. roll refrigerated sugar cookie dough
March 15th, 2010 |
I have had the pleasure of working with Melisa from Project Nursery on her son’s 3rd birthday party the last few weeks. She came to me with a big request: plan a party that her son, Austin, will think is a “Thomas the Train” party….but without the cartoon-y look, something more modern, that will appeal to […]
March 9th, 2010 |
Thrift store finds and a sophisticated color palette come together to make this Vintage Glam Barbie Party a hit. Pull out your old Barbies or find some vintage reproductions for your daughter’s birthday or a girl’s day out.
Black and pink are always fun paired together but keep things light by using two colors of […]
March 4th, 2010 |
I literally gasped in excitement when I saw this centerpiece on The Knot. It’s a beautiful, unique spin on a traditional “shower” theme, and I think it would be perfect for either a baby or bridal shower. Using a small umbrella, hang crystals from clear fishing wire from each point to look like rain drops. You […]
February 23rd, 2010 |
I think one of the cutest trends right now is giving any party theme a vintage twist. And to really make a party shine, don’t forget all of the fun details:
The invitation sets the mood for this classic school-themed baby shower. Pencils, chalkboards, and tons of letters are an absolute must! Also, try experimenting […]
February 18th, 2010 |
Rainbows have always evoked a feeling of whimsy and enchantment for me, ever since I was young. It’s those feelings I try to recreate when planning a child’s party. This fun theme is great for both girls and boys and won’t leave the little boys feeling all “pinked out”.
To get your guests excited about […]
February 15th, 2010 |
“Under The Sea” is one of those timeless birthday party themes. Perfect for a boy or girl, you can interpret it so many different ways….bright, bold colors, cartoons such as Disney’s Little Mermaid or Finding Nemo. Today’s inspiration is a preppy party for the sea that focuses on pale blues, […]
February 10th, 2010 |
Happy 1st Birthday to us! Today is The Party Dress’s first birthday, and we are having a birthday party! We have had so much fun this year coming up with inspiration and party ideas….now we want to see what you come up!
Here’s how it works….enter a link for your favorite birthday parties (real or inspirational), centerpiece […]