July 8th, 2010 |
Obviously I have a theme going this week: Great ideas for entertaining outside! First I showed an amazing anniversary party I recently styled, yesterday it was a patio party, and today…..you guessed it! It’s a pool party!
Pool parties can be great fun for guests young and old alike. [...]
July 6th, 2010 |
Party planning is one of my favorite things to do….obviously! It’s gets my creative juices flowing and I get the joys of working with all different types of personalities. Well, I recently had the pleasure of planning a party with one of my favorite personalities….my best friend!
With their 10th anniversary looming, my best friend and her [...]
July 2nd, 2010 |
One of my readers sent me the link to this party…..a playgroup 4th of July party where the hostess used my free 4th of July printables to make the cupcake toppers. They look fabulous, don’t you think?! Have you downloaded yours yet?
Image via Melissa [...]
July 2nd, 2010 |
L-O-V-E this idea from Better Homes and Gardens! Perfect for the 4th of July, but also a great tip for dressing up any table:
These playful stripes were created by layering colorful rubberbands around a votive candle holder. Simple, right? So next time you are strolling thru Office Depot, take a peek at the colored rubber bands [...]
July 1st, 2010 |
Holiday decorations are kept simple and sophisticated in my home, so this concept from Better Homes and Gardens is just perfect for me! A red tin star (I just saw some at my local Home Goods) atop a boxwood wreath, embellished with a navy and white stripe ribbon – it’s the perfect combination of patriotic, preppy [...]
June 28th, 2010 |
Looking for some last minute decoration ideas for your fourth of July bbq? I fell in love with all three of these ideas……
First, turn your 3-tier serving piece into a 3-tier centerpiece! Perfect for either your dinner table or a buffet table! I love how they stacked the three different color flowers, it creates a sophisticated [...]
June 11th, 2010 |
Fourth of July is just around the corner – anyone planning a big party or BBQ? I loved this centerpiece idea from Good Housekeeping. Simple, with a preppy nod. Simply attach grosgrain ribbon to any vase with double-sided tape. You could take this idea and adapt it to any party theme – it would be darling [...]
June 9th, 2010 |
We have been working around the clock on remodeling the sunroom on the back of our house. I always dreamt of having a big wrap-a-round porch, but with this (our first house), I will settle for this fabulous new space for entertaining! (I’ll share pictures once it’s furnished!) With that in mind, I have had the [...]
June 3rd, 2010 |
I just put this custom inspiration board together for a client who is hosting a breakfast soiree at The Viceroy Hotel in Santa Monica, CA. This is one of those parties where, after I put everything together, I SO WANT TO GO! I’m loving the color palette and hope you will too….it would be lovely for [...]