Happy Father’s Day {Golf Party}

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There are so many themes for Father’s Day celebrations - fishing, tools, sports, business/ties, etc.  A Golf Theme is very traditional and pretty easy to pull off with some golf balls, tees, and a little greenery.  I thought I’d share some fun inspiration from other party peeps around the web. Stephanie of Couture Parties designed this stylish party {above} […]

Ice Cream! {Brain Freeze Not Included}

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Since it’s in the 90′s here with no signs of cooling off, I thought I’d do a round up of ideas for an Ice Cream Social.  Below, you’ll find lots of great ideas for serving, displaying, and enhancing your ice cream experience!  Brain freeze not included. Fun Ideas above:  cute labels; sqeeze bottles for wet […]

Rustic Pirate Birthday Party

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There are a lot of very cute pirate parties on the interwebs, that utilize red and black and whimsical fun.  But I love this Pirate Party from Nice Party because it exudes a more sophisticated atmosphere which would even be suitable for an adult themed party. Some of my favorite elements: the rustic neutral tones incorporating […]

‘Blush And Blueberries’ Inspiration

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Today’s inspiration comes from La Partie Events, photographed by Sweet Monday for a feature on Style Me Pretty.  It includes a color scheme of blush pink and blueberry, combined with a few rustic elements, to evoke a romantic, down-home-comfort feel.  Take a look at some of the details: Wouldn’t you love to be greeted by […]

‘Alice In Wonderland’ Inspired Dessert Table

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I’ve been using dessert table designs from Sweets Indeed in inspiration boards for a while and thought it was about time to feature one of their amazing designs by itself.  This fun and whimsical table is perfect for an Alice in Wonderland birthday party! All the adorable details such as mushrooms, bees, clock images, and labels are […]

Fabric Inspired Soiree

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This incredible dessert table and table top was designed by the talent of April Foster Events (photographed by Megan W. Photography) for the Inspired Creations Contest held by Elizabeth Anne Designs and The Sweetest Occasion, and was inspired by fabric.  The fabric colors and patterns were used in matted frames, a garland, pinwheels & paper goods, lampshade covers, and even the […]

You’re Goin’ To Bollywood!

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I am loving the whole Bollywood vibe of this Anniversary party sent in by Bird Crafts!  Maybe it is my love for the upbeat Bollywood numbers in “So You Think You Can Dance,” or my affection for the movie ”Slumdog Millionaire,” but I am mesmerized by the sights and sounds of the exotic Middle East.  And this party […]

Unique Hanging Decor {DIY}

Move over poms and lanterns, and make way for the embroidery hoop!  This clever idea comes from Martha Stewart, and uses embroidery hoops in varying sizes, and fabric.  You can use a monochromatic color palette, or a vibrant array of colors to customize a look to your event.  Just fit the fabric inside the ring, and trim […]

French Themed Birthday Party

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This past weekend I hosted a birthday party for my husband.  We went with a French Happy Hour theme as sort of a nod to the time we spent in France, BC(before children).  For the decor, I used what I already had, and was so pleased with the result.  Hope you like it! Guests were greeted […]

Under The Sea Birthday Party

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Here’s a fantastic buffet display for an Under the Sea birthday party designed by Nice Party.   I am in love with that backdrop!  The assymetry of the ribbon, and circle banner mimics the movement of the ocean, and water bubbles.  The pops of color in the orange ‘starfish’ and napkins adds dimension and interest, while the adorable fish cut-outs add […]