Birthday Cocktail Party

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Monique of Enchanted Expectations is one of my oldest blogging buddies – old as in ‘long time’, not ‘old’ ; ) She designs parties in the Baltimore area, and recently hosted her own cocktail gathering before a night out with friends to celebrate her birthday.  She always uses great color combinations and pretty paper details.  […]

Let The Sunshine In!

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Lately I’ve been having the pleasure of working with some great talent from these interwebs.  Lindi Haws of Love the Day is one of these lovely ladies (I’m excited to meet her in person later this week!).  You’ll see our collaborative efforts a bit later, but for now I want to share this amazing Sunshine Party she […]

Happy Birthday With A Cherry On Top!

The cute factor in this party is off the charts!  Loaded with Cherry details, Stephanie at Stephmodo created this “half” birthday for her daughter, and the execusion is amazing.  Check out all the different ways she incorporated “cherries.”

Keys To Good Cooking – Tips For Potatoes

Obviously food is a key part of entertaining, and I know many of you out there enjoy cooking for family and friends. Now there’s an interesting and informative book that will give you tips and basic understanding of cooking techniques and different foods – The Keys To Good Cooking by Harold McGee. This is not […]

DIY Snack Baskets

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Here’s a nifty little project from BHG that you can customize for any event.  You simply use double sided scrapbook paper, ribbon or rick rack, and a little glue or double stick tape.  Once you’ve made the basket, fill it up with snacks or treats that won’t fall through the cracks.  These would be so cute […]

"Fly Away With Me" Dessert Table {Guest Feature}

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I think this may be my hands-down favorite dessert station, dare I say…Ever!  From the brilliant talent of Sweets Indeed, who again collaborated with Found Vintage Rentals, this display combines vintage and travel with a twist – hot air balloons. This idea would work well for an Engagement Party, Rehearsal Dinner, Birthday, or even a Baby Shower.  […]

Baby Shower Sneak Peek

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I can’t wait to share this unique baby shower I worked on this past weekend.  The design style was “Middle Eastern” to reflect the couple’s love of travel and exotic treasures from that part of the world.  We also added in a pair of monkeys to reflect the fact that they are expecting twins, and mom […]

Hello! Kitty

Charm Event Design always creates exciting and memorable events.  So when Patricia sent over this latest table for a Hello Kitty birthday, I knew it would be a great one to share.  The bright colors and kitty motif fit the theme perfectly while the sophisticated design and style appealed to the adults. I know there […]

A Movie Theater Birthday {Featuring Godzilla}

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I love the thoughtful creativity of this party sent to me by Lori of Littlebeane Boutique.  What party obsessed mom out there wouldn’t shudder at the thought of creating a Godzilla themed birthday party?  Lori came up with a classy solution: a movie theater experience featuring a Godzilla movie (in her home theater) and ‘concession stand.’   She has […]

Inspiration Board – Horse Theme Birthday

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Stacey wanted a Horse Themed Birthday party for her daughter who is turning 6.  She already picked out the adorable red and tan horse invitations, so I went from there to create a fun backyard celebration! Beginning with the invitations selected, add a horseshoe (real or a paper silhouette, or painted wooden shape) along with […]