LAST MINUTE HOLIDAY TABLETOP IDEAS

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I’m taking some time off of blogging this week so that I can focus on the family and holiday festivities. I may pop in with a quick post once or twice, but it will just depend on how things are going. If you need some last minute ideas for holiday table decor or centerpieces, I’ve […]

A Quick Guide To Summer Flower Arrangements

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Hi guys.  We’re down to the last week before we close and move to our new house and things are so hectic I haven’t’ even had a chance to put together a post today – plus I went out of town over the weekend which always leaves me sluggish upon return.  Luckily I have some […]

Yarn-Wrapped Flower Pots

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by Melissa Bahen Whether planning party favors for a big bash or a simple house-warming gift, you can’t go wrong with a cute plant in a sweet little terra cotta pot. Fragrant herbs, exotic houseplants, colorful flowers, and modern succulents all look at-home in inexpensive flower pots from the garden store, but you don’t have […]

Inspired By This – Tea Cup Centerpiece

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This week on Pinterest I started a new Bridal Shower board {I know, what took me so long?}.  Bridal showers are one of my favorite types of parties because they can be so creative, and ADULT.   I love gathering inspiration from weddings and styled shoots that are on wedding blogs, and this centerpiece above had […]

Party Design Basics – How To Create Pretty Centerpieces

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I get a lot of emails from readers with questions about how to create specific elements of a party like table settings, dessert tables, backdrops, etc. I’ve decided this year I will try and tackle as many of the basic “how to’s” as I can. I tend to forget that even though I can look […]

Modern Tabletop Inspiration

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The ladies of Carter & Cook designed this beautiful modern tablescape for the HITCHED event recently.  The centerpiece here is sensational combining gorgeous florals from Arrangements, with tall rustic branches, and topping it all with a whimsical antler ‘mobile’.  Other notable details from this table are the tulle rosettes attached to the napkins and drink stirs, […]

Teacup Centerpiece {DIY}

Here’s an easy DIY centerpiece idea from Kelly Porter of Porter House Designs.  She uses simple teacups, adds some adhesive jewels to the design, and inserts roses in a minimalistic, modern way(inserted into floral foam).  Cover the floral foam with some moss and you have a lovely centerpiece for Birthdays, or Showers!