Two icons of childhood are making quite the presence these days. Ice cream cones are being used to hold all sorts of treats, combining form with function in the tastiest way! Fill the cone with candies for favors, such as m&m’s, jelly beans, or gummies; serve a fruit parfait inside during a brunch or drinks […]
Today I wanted to share a party that’s been in my ‘to do’ file for quite a while. This is one of the finalists in the Creative Hostess Most Adorable Party Contest back in February! It’s an adorable first birthday created by Natalie Mann, for her daughter, Carter. A fun and festive color scheme of […]
I’m excited to finally share this gorgeous vintage-inspired Nesting Shower, designed by Morgan of Pepper Design blog. Not only did she begin with an amazing outdoor setting, but she executed every detail superbly! With thrift store and yard sale finds, and a little craftiness, Morgan nailed the vintage vibe! Above is one of the dining tables […]
This amazing dessert table came to me all the way from Spain! Paula writes the blog Holamama (in Spanish), but sent me an email in English to share her daughter, Clara’s 1st Birthday celebration. She enlisted the help of some local vendors for paper goods, baked goods, and decor, and the result is sensational! (click pictures to […]
Isn’t this picnic setting magical? This would be so special for an anniversary or milestone birthday. Or, just take the inspiration and set up a glamorous back yard picnic with friends! Craft the vintage-style fans with old newspaper and ribbon to mimic “walls” in the outdoor space. Use astro turf as a “rug” or “table cloth,” and gather some […]
Today I’m guest blogging at Second City Soiree. I put together inspiration for a mother’s day brunch with a bit of a vintage feel. You’ll find ideas for the table top as well as a light brunch menu. Head over to see the entire post at Second City Soiree.
Tori of Thoughtfully Simple recently created this baby shower in a beautiful Spring outdoor setting. There are lots of great DIY tips here! She used a color palette of orange and green…perfect for when you don’t know the sex of the baby! I love how the centerpieces ran the length of the table, and are simply […]