NEW YEARS EVE :: GOLDEN GLAM DINNER PARTY

New years Eve dinner party

I’m on such a gold and glam kick this season, I just can’t get enough of it! I decided to create this inspiration shoot for a modern and glamorous New Years Eve dinner party that’s filled with gold sequins, black and white graphic prints, and a few festive details. New Years Eve is the perfect […]

Halloween Party :: A Witches Night In!

halloween witches night in party

WHAT’S UP WITCHES!!! I have a fun Halloween girls night theme for you today…. in fact, I think I’m the self proclaimed “blogger specializing in ladies nights themes” because I’ve created so many shoots based on this ritual {I’m a BIG believer in staying connected to girl friends in this way}. I put together this […]

Ladies Night Chocolate Tasting Party

Ladies night chocolate tasting party

I’m excited to share this post as it’s the first ‘official’ party I’ve hosted in the new house, not to mention I got to work with….GODIVA TRUFFLES! Not a bad day at the office, right! Let me set this up for you. Godiva has a new line of truffle flights in several different flavor profiles […]

Wine Time Ladies Night

ladies night wine time

I think I should go ahead and call this week “drink week.” It just so happens I have posts scheduled every day that are centered around entertaining with adult beverages, so let the fun begin! For this wine time ladies night I teamed up with Black Box wines to create a casual setting for the […]

Chanel Themed 21st birthday party {Guest Feature}

Chanel themed party

For you fashionistas out there I have a fun guest feature for you today. This Chanel themed 21st birthday was designed by Valencia of Oh Honey Events & Invitations, and it caught my eye because of it’s originality, the SEQUINS, and the way she incorporated the classic quilt pattern {and pearls} into her backdrop. There […]

Winter Dinner Party Ideas – Black & White Plaid

new years eve bar

Looking forward to New Years Eve? This dinner party design I created for The Party Dress magazine is perfect for ringing in the new year or celebrating a special birthday. The idea was to work with a plaid theme, but I didn’t want to do the flannel, rustic, or traditional red that has been done […]

10 Black And White Halloween Decorating Ideas

10 black & white Halloween decorating ideas

More and more I’m seeing people use black and white as their primary color palette for Halloween decor. It’s such a classic combination and seems to add a bit of sophistication to an otherwise kitschy holiday {of course it can also be taken in the spooky or macabre direction}. I’ve been pinning some of my […]