You Are My Sunshine Birthday Brunch

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I have a confession to make. I was busy working on another blog post for today when I checked my “in” box and found this stunning 1st birthday party submission from photographer extraordinaire, Wendy Updegraff. I immediately hit “save” on the other post and got busy on this one! The party is for Wendy’s neice […]

Perfect Chemistry Bridal Shower

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I admit Chemistry was undoubtedly my weakest subject in both high school and college, but seeing this bridal shower on Style Me Pretty, with it’s science theme, helps me to see that it does have its redeeming qualities. With such props to work with as beakers, test tubes, the periodic table of elements, and graph […]

Vibrant Colors Make Commercial Space More Personal

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If you need some SWEET inspiration for a dessert display {with “no theme”} then check out this pretty birthday party from Blue Cupcake. This was for Julie’s 5 year old daughter who didn’t want a theme, just vibrant colors in a modern setting…and in a public play space! Julie of Blue Cupcake explains the idea, […]

Safari Themed Birthday Party

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You are going to love this WILD Safari Party from Ah Tissue out of Australia. Those gals down under really know how to throw a party, and this one for Daneve’s son’s 3rd birthday is full of inspiration and amazing ideas suitable for an adult party too. Check out all the creative desserts below… I […]

Flipawoo Party Designs $50 Giveaway

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Congratulations to Jennifer, comment # 6, for winning the giveaway! Do you have a special celebration coming up soon, and need some invitations or other paper goods? You may be in luck – one of our new sponsors, Flipawoo, is sharing some of their latest designs with us, and a GIVEAWAY worth $50! We love […]

Bright Colorful Summer Tablescape

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This bright, bold, summer tablescape makes me so happy! I spotted this on Bright Bazaar, and it was styled using items from The Contemporary Home. The colors are so beautiful it’s almost like sitting in a garden of flowers! I am in love with the mis-matched placemats and utensils, not to mention all the colored […]

Share Your Homemade Project With Us & Enter To Win The Book “Home Made Simple”

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Congratulations to Lauren of Ten23 Designs for winning the Home Made Simple book!  Thank you all for sharing your home made projects with us! Okay you guys – this post is dedicated to you and your creative projects!  So many of you who read this blog are do-it-yourselfer’s, crafters, or even sellers of hand made items.  I’ve […]