March 8th, 2009 |
Vegetable colors are popping up both in apparel and in home goods this Spring. Intense colors that remind us of butternut squash, lemons, and leafy greens are being paired together to set Spring-like tables. Bold and fresh, it’s a great update to any home this time of year.
Images: Dining room [...]
March 7th, 2009 |
Don’t forget about the puppies….they deserve to be announced as well!
I think this one does the trick for my new “nephew”!
Pet announcement [...]
March 6th, 2009 |
I found these champagne rimming sugars at Crate & Barrel today.
A set of three flavors, Mimosa, Kir and Bellini come packaged together (and would make an adorable hostess gift!).
You can be sure I will be testing these out at my [...]
March 4th, 2009 |
the criterion for new styles endures: if it will be out of style tomorrow, it won’t be added to the line today.
March 3rd, 2009 |
As I am sure you can tell from my previous posts, I am in love with the color yellow this season!
People tend to shy away from the yellow & black pairing, as to not resemble a bumble bee…..however, this season the combination is nothing short of striking!
I think this color combination could make an excellent inspiration [...]
February 28th, 2009 |
A girl can never have too many dresses…here are a few of my favorites for Spring!
Top row, left to right: Orange cotton bow dress (jcrew.com), floral chiffon dress (bloomindales.com), yellow strapless dress (nordstrom.com), floral chiffon maxi dress (jcrew.com)
Bottom row, left to right: Yellow print wrap dress (neimanmarcus.com), navy [...]
February 27th, 2009 |
I thought I would pass along this idea from the creative ladies over at Hostess with the Mostess…..what a darling idea for serving lemonade at your summer parties!
Check out their blog for information on where to find these [...]
February 27th, 2009 |
I think this is the perfect birthday party for a free-spirited little girl! I picture a feisty, red-headed birthday girl, running around the backyard in a tutu and barefeet…..
Paper lanterns and stars hanging over the festive table, cupcakes and candy galore, a yard decorated with blossom balloons (see Martha Stewart for directions [...]
February 22nd, 2009 |
Talk about eye candy….I love these plates from Boatman Geller. These melamine plates are dishwasher safe, high heat resistant (but not microwave friendly), shatter resistant, kid- friendly, affordable and incredibly stylish. They would be great for an outdoor party, perfect for a picnic or a beach house, and nothing short of genius [...]
February 21st, 2009 |
Like many others around the world, chef Bobby Flay believes Oscar night is cause for celebration! This year, Bobby is hosting a 400 guest event at the South Beach Food & Wine Festival. His signature drink for the evening is a Sparkling Pear Cocktail – if it’s good enough for his friends, I bet [...]