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 […]

Creative Favor Packaging

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I’ve recently been working on some centerpieces and favor ideas for a small wedding, and realized I had all these sensational ideas for favor packaging, on file!  These are all thanks to Martha, and would work for so many occasions.  The embelishments and details added to these boxes, bags, and wraps, is so creative and […]

Beautiful & Bright Baby Shower

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Photographers always seem to design the best parties!  It must be that “special eye” they have when they are behind the lens that aids them when designing their own event details.  Here is a recent baby shower from photographer Wendy Updegraff.  Gorgeous colors and thoughtful design make this shower special! Beautiful hand-painted welcome sign coordinates […]

Memorial Day-Weekend Gathering

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Hope you’re getting ready for a long weekend and the official begining of summer!  If you or your friends are hosting a cookout, here are some fun ideas to get you started. If you are the host you’ll need some cute styling ideas, right?!  Above, are some easy and inexpensive suggestions using wrapped vases, colorful […]

Woodland First Birthday

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Let’s just call this “Woodland Wednesday” shall we, as I’ll be doing a double feature today, showing off 2 incredible Woodland themed parties – one for a little boy, and one for a girl. First up is this 1st birthday celebration for a little guy, loaded with woodland accents and owl details.  The sweets table was provided […]

Woodland Fairy Birthday

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This Woodland Fairy birthday party was created by Kate Landers Events, LLC.   It takes place in a wooded back yard which trandsends you to a magical fairy land! The snacks buffet is a wonderful focal point with it’s lush greenery, butterflies, toadstools, and fantastic parfait bar with toppings placed in homemade chocolate birds nests.  The […]

Trend Alert – Bring The Inside, Out!

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You know the term, “bring the outside in” when it comes to interior decorating…large open windows, lush greenery and flowers, even garden-style furniture pieces.  This trend is doing the opposite and bringing indoor pieces, outside for entertaining.  I love this idea because it really helps create a cozy atmosphere when you’re in the midst of wide […]