Mother’s Day Brunch

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Today I’m guest blogging at Second City Soiree.  I put together inspiration for a mother’s day brunch with a bit of a vintage feel.  You’ll find ideas for the table top as well as a light brunch menu.  Head over to see the entire post at Second City Soiree.

Cinco De Mayo Fiesta!

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I recently stumbled upon a friend I’ve known since 6th grade(no, I will not say how many years that is!).  The irony of the story is that I stumbled upon her fabulously popular blog, Pink and Polka Dot, about slipcovers, thrifting, and overall musings of a mom.  She has a very engaging online ‘voice,’ and when I […]

Spring Fling Bridal Shower Ideas

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I put together a little inspiration board to help you plan a Spring Fling outdoor bridal shower or engagement party.  A soft color palette of yellow and pink, with florals, hanging rosettes, and color coordinated treats are the order of the day.  Add in a little lemon in the place card holders, frozen bottle coolers, […]

Boxed Lunch Ideas

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Now that we are in the midst of Spring, and Summer is just around the corner, we’re going to start taking parties outdoors.  A great way to add extra pizzazz to outdoor entertaining is to provide a boxed lunch(not only for outdoors I might add).  There are so many ways to present it, from mini wicker baskets, gable […]

Passion For Purple

Whether you call it purple, plum, violet, grape, or eggplant, it is THE color this year in event decor! I gathered together some beautiful photos for your own celebration inspiration. Particularly noteworthy is the mixing of hues. I think the combination of lighter tones with darker ones adds depth and interest to the color scheme. […]

Most Adorable Party Winners!

Big Congratulations to the winners of Creative Hostess’ Most Adorable Kid’s Party contest!!     First Place goes to Zuesette of Marizette Paperie for her Vintage Carnival 1st Birthday party. You can easily see all the beautiful details pulled together. I loved the more subdued color scheme and vintage-inspired graphics for this adorable one year […]

Setting Up A Stylish Buffet

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 Source: Brides Source: Hostess With The Mostess Source: Art of Love Source: Project Wedding Source: Sprittibee Source: Project Wedding Source: Swanky Tables Styling a party or event usually focuses strongly on centerpieces and place settings for the dining table. But some parties, such as cocktail parties or buffets, may not call for a grand table […]