"Old Medicine Doctor" Halloween Decor

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I’ve had this post to share with you, for a while now, and think it’s about time I featured it!  This is such a great display by Three Pixie Lane, using an old scale, elixir bottles, and my favorite – the microscope!  I have a real love for displaying food/treats in vessels that were meant […]

Party For A Cause – FREE Printables

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This blog is for inspiring you to create your most fabulous parties and celebrations at home.  Now you can do that with an even bigger purpose thanks to Operation Give Thanks, and 5 wonderfully talented designers/bloggers. “Operation Give Thanks is a nation-wide fundraising campaign to help Operation Shower continue our mission to throw amazing baby […]

"A Star Is Born" Baby Shower – Operation Shower

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Here are the photos from the Operation Shower event I worked on a couple of weeks ago in D.C.  The theme was clever and cool (as is everything Amy comes up with), “A Star Is Born” complete with red carpet, velvet rope, and movie premier signs. Operation Shower joined forces with the March of Dimes […]

How’s It Hangin’?

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To finish up our week of Autumn Entertaining inspiration, I wanted to share some unique and unexpected hanging decor that you can DIY, and use either inside or out.  I think the projects below are pretty self explanatory, using twine, a branch from the yard(or grapevine wreath), and various items to tie on: leaves, large nuts, […]

Modern Pumpkin Design For Entertaining

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You’re going to “Fall” in love with this design from Katie Grace Designs.  Katie is the winner of the Fall Celebration Challenge on the City Cradle, and I’m sure you can see why.  She is an amazing talent and found a way to make rustic pumpkins = modern entertaining. Katie set up a dessert and […]

Dinner And A Movie – Outdoor Entertaining

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My friend Sharon of Cupcakes and Cutlery has got some mad skills when it comes to stylish design! She recently designed this “Dinner and a Movie” party to help inspire Autumn entertaining. Every little detail is divine and I soooo want to be at this party. Not only is her styling impeccable, but her idea […]

Autumn Engagement Party

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I am truly thrilled that my Apple Themed Autumn Engagement inspiration shoot was featured on the Wedding Chicks blog last week!  I’m honored to be featured on such an inspiring site, and very grateful  to James Linkowitz Photography and Little Bean Boutique, for their contributions with photography and paper goods. The design was inspired by crisp red apples and […]

A "French Cooking"-Inspired Dinner Party

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This gorgeous dinner party was sent to me by Julie of A Reason to get Together, and hosts a most unique concept.  In Julie’s words: “It was a “Mastering The Art Of French Cooking” dinner party. I had all of our guests (14 total) bring a dish from the cookbook. People brought appetizers, entrees, sides, […]

Rustic-Glam Halloween Table

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One of my favorite blogs for eye candy each day is Save the Date for Cupcakes, featuring gorgeous and SWEET tablescapes.  Tanya recently featured her own dessert table design showcasing printables from Posh Pixels.  You’re going to love how she incorporates the printables, and all the  details and ideas she shares. Tanya used burlap and fall foliage for […]

Chic Mamma Baby Shower

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Don’t you just love those cute stylish moms-to-be who still look perfectly coifed even in their 3rd trimester?(…okay, maybe we love to hate them, LOL)  With those fashionistas in mind I put together an inspiration board for a baby shower with the chic mammas in mind.  Begining with the perfect invitation from Polkadot Design, and carried […]