An Autumn Engagement party for a couple has so many possibilities when it come to themes, decor, and colors. It’s harvest season for many fruits, vegetables, and gourds, and the colors are rich and sumptuous. I designed this apple themed engagement party, which was featured on the Wedding Chicks recently, and I’m happy to share it here […]
This gorgeous dinner party was sent to me by Julie of A Reason to get Together, and hosts a most unique concept. In Julie’s words: “It was a “Mastering The Art Of French Cooking” dinner party. I had all of our guests (14 total) bring a dish from the cookbook. People brought appetizers, entrees, sides, […]
I’m in love with this elegant dinner party designed by Desiree Spinner Events (found via Inspired by This). One of the stand-out features is the menu-wrapped peach at each place setting. Such a unique detail that could be used with apples, pears, mini pumpkins, etc. I also adore the book shelf vignettes – a great […]
I received a sweet email from Nina of Designs by Nina, the other day, who lives in Spain and recently got married. She wanted to create a simple “American style” party with a sweets table inspired by Amy Atlas. The idea developed into a lovely wedding picnic and was captured beautifully by her photographer husband, Javier Tomas. […]
I think I’m going to have to change the name of this blog to “Celebrations In Yellow”! Seriously, all these cute parties lately have been centered around the color of sunshine! Here’s another gorgeous set up of a birthday picnic from Cake Ink. So elegant in its simplicity.
I think this bridal Shower is perfect for this time of year – late summer…not quite fall. It has bursts of color with bright yellow flowers, combined with more subdued, earthy tones in the dishes, terra cotta pots, and linens. The rustic tables and serving pieces add to the charm and transitional quality of this lovely setting. […]
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 […]