Vintage Toy Baby Shower – Operation Shower

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I’m excited to finally share the details of the Operation Shower I helped with in April in Camp LeJeune, NC.   This organization just keeps getting better and better thanks to generous donations and sponsorships, and Amy’s amazing vision for each theme & design.  This was a special event as the first lady herself, Michelle Obama, […]

Party Package Giveaway {Valued At Over $270}

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Congratulations to J. Hill, comment # 49, for winning the amazing Party Package!! I’m thrilled to announce this GIVEAWAY valued at over $270 today, because it includes some of your favorite party vendors!  In celebration of my new site being launched (which I’ve been anticipating for 6 months) I put together a Party Package that includes […]

Sweet As Candy {Styled Shoot}

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I had to share this recent styled shoot from some of my local gals!  This brightly colored design set in a candy shop has a bit of a retro vibe, but with a definite modern flair.  Photographed by Katelyn James, the inspiration here is stunning, from sweets table to tabletop! I love the way the […]

Hello Yellow Birthday Party

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What do you do when you have several young friends with birthdays within 6 weeks of each other?  Why not host a group birthday party like Kirstin of Kojo Designs did, and let everyone celebrate together as one!  Kirstin and the other moms chose to use the color yellow as a theme and included lemonade, snow cones, lemon […]

“The Great Outdoors” Birthday Party

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I have more Summer party inspiration to share with you today.  This birthday party was sent to me by Christie of Three Pixie Lane, and is full of old fashioned outdoor fun for her 8 year old son.  The children enjoyed playing in the newly built tree house, swimming, and canoeing – very Huck Finn! […]

Backyard Picnic Bar Mitzvah

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For those who don’t follow me on Facebook or Twitter, you may not know that I’m undergoing a site makeover and re-design.  I thought it would launch yesterday but as technology usually goes, it hasn’t happened yet!  In the mean time I thought I would share a recent party I styled for a client – a Casual Backyard Picnic Style party.  The […]

Pick-Your-Potato Bar

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This Spud Bar makes me so happy – 1) I never met a potato I didn’t love, and 2) the reference to the 1950’s “sputnik” is just so genius and creative!  Designed by Botanica Florals, this potato bar includes everything: mashed potatoes, french fries, tater tots, potato wedges, potato skins, baked potatoes, and of course all […]