Backyard BBQ Inspiration {Part 1} – Tabletop & Buffet + FREE Printables

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I’m thrilled to share my backyard bbq bash today, PLUS we have the printables designed by Paper & Pigtails, for FREE! There’s so much to share that I’m breaking this design into 2 posts.  The dessert table and welcome table can bee seen here, but first up is the tabletop and buffet display.  I wanted to create a […]

Pick-Your-Potato Bar

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This Spud Bar makes me so happy – 1) I never met a potato I didn’t love, and 2) the reference to the 1950’s “sputnik” is just so genius and creative!  Designed by Botanica Florals, this potato bar includes everything: mashed potatoes, french fries, tater tots, potato wedges, potato skins, baked potatoes, and of course all […]

A Moroccan Themed Baby Shower {With Monkeys!} Part 2 – Food + Recipes

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I shared Part 1 of the baby shower here, with the tabletop design, and activities.  Now, I’ll share the food tables and some recipes from our Middle Eastern-Monkey themed shower. The lunch buffet was fun to do, and easy.  I layered some woven rugs on the table as our base, then laid out the food in woven baskets and spice-toned […]

Christmas Cocktails & Cheers Party

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Time to spread a little holiday cheer by hosting a small cocktail party (for 6-8 guests)!  I teamed up with Fresh Press to design this gathering inspired by their “Cocktails and Cheers invitation”. Their designs are sleek and modern, and for this one I simply brought the swag from the invitation into my design, using ribbon and felt circles.  Read on for […]

Lumberjack Chic!

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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 […]

Stylish Buffet Design

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From sleek chic to found vintage, I have a round up of beautiful buffets.  You may not always have a dessert table at your celebration, but you do have snacks and drinks, right?  These inspiring displays show you how to serve with style. Grab an aperitif from a modern-rustic display like the one here designed by Viridian Design Studio seen […]

Tablescapes From Nesting Newbies

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Gorgeous! Amazing! Fantastical!! Just a few words to describe the tablescapes presented in the online magazine, Nesting Newbies.  Seriously?!! A Hanging Buffet?!! I die!  Hot Pink, Black, & White never looked so good! Check out the entire Winter issue for yourself!