Lumberjack Chic!

Lumberjack_Party

Thanks to Christi at P is for Party for introducing me to this amazing party.  This was a couples shower designed by Trish of Frilly Milly Events and she makes gingham and burlap look like Versace!   I’m a sucker for a stylish buffet table, and this one takes the cake with it’s corn-on-a-cob skewers, and individual baked bean jars.  This […]

Classic Tea Party Birthday

I’ve been researching for months, inspiration for my own Petite Celebrations parties.  One of my favorites that captures the feeling perfectly is this sweet Tea Party birthday from Such Pretty Things.  Jessica designed this tea party with all the classic details – pretty dainty desserts, petite floral prints, lacy doilies, and a soft feminine color […]

Travel Themed Party {Guest Feature}

Travel themed shower

I love the “traveling” theme.  It works so well for a couples shower, birthday, farewell party, or even graduation.  You can inject some fun and easy-to-find details for this theme, as seen above in this wedding shot by Stephanie Williams Photography. The “flying” plane with banner is a fantastic way to highlight the dessert table.  Of […]

French Tea Time For The Ladies

French Tea time

If this is how Glory of Glorious Treats, spends her afternoon with a friend, don’t you want to be her friend?  Glory started with an idea for a grown-up “tea party” she wanted to create.  She pulled out her beautiful collection of cake stands and filled them with both homemade and store-bought treats.  Adding some pretty […]

Real Party Showcase

Ready for this week’s Real Party Showcase?  There are some incredible and inspiring details so be sure and visit each one for more information. First up is this Butterfly Tea Party hosted by Andrea of Sweet Bambinos.  Andrea goes all out when creating a party (remember this Candyland birthday?), and provides so many interesting touches.  I […]

Carnival Candy Buffet

Carnival Dessert Table

Isn’t this table gorgeous!  The wonderful talent behind it is Sandra Downie of Sandra Downie Event Design in Connecticut.  I had the pleasure of being introduced to Sandra and her work, via Kori of Paper & Pigtails, this week.  Kori had designed some printables for Sandra’s tables and was impressed by what she saw in the final display.  I can […]

Boy’s Campout Party

camping party

If you have a son who loves the great outdoors then this is the party for you.  Lisa of Moore Minutes has created another great party full of details and an Amazing setting.  The great American camp site has never looked so inviting! Lisa set up camp with a dining area, gift area, and a […]

What’s New At Celerations At Home Events

Princess party_1

 If you’ve visited my website recently, you may have noticed a little tab called “Petite Celebrations.”  Petite Celebrations is a new division of Celebrations At Home, that will specialize in children’s themed birthday parties.   The party rental packages include a pre-determined theme with decor, activities, and favors.  They are designed to be easily transported and […]

Ice Cream "BAR"

ice cream bar (2)

I received an email last week from Kathleen of Sweet Table Chicago, sharing some of her recent designs (come to find out I had stumbled across her website before and admired her work).  I immediately fell in love with this ice cream “BAR” concept and couldn’t wait to share it with you!  Take a look at […]

Vintage Goes Modern

vintage-modern style

I’m Super Excited to share this inspiration photo shoot with you!  It’s a collaboration between Sharon of Cupcakes and Cutlery, and Found Rental.  Sharon wanted to show how you could use just a few show-stopping (vintage) pieces and work them into vignettes to create the look you want.  She also managed to give the looks a modern spin, […]