May Pole Party Ideas

Add a traditional symbol to your Spring celebrations by incorporating a May Pole.  This is a fun and whimsical touch that can be used in children’s parties as well as weddings.  Here are a few ideas to try:  Errect an actual may pole outdoors for the children to dance around at a birthday party, or down the aisle […]

A Royal Wedding Viewing Party

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We are only days away from the wedding of the decade, and I for one, can’t wait to see how it all comes together! The wedding between Prince William and Kate Middleton will be nothing short of amazing and I thought I’d share a few ideas with you in case you want to host a […]

Havana Nights Party

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I’m excited to share this latest project with you! I’ve recently had the opportunity to create some original party ideas for the Celebrations website. I’ve had a long relationship with the site writing articles and sharing my “real parties” with them, but to create editorial designs for inspiration purposes is what I love doing most […]

Vintage & Monograms Engagement Party

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I created this inspiration board using the lovely invitations from Hazelbug as a starting point.  I loved the vintage style lettering, pretty blue border(“something blue”), and the monogram at the top.  The monogramming is a great way to create a customized event.  Hang a banner with the couples initials, place monograms on favor hang tags, apply them […]

Ice Skating Party Inspiration

I don’t know about you, but I am just about DONE with this cold winter and snow, snow, snow.  Being in the South, it’s just not normal!  However, when life gives you lemons, make lemonade…and when the weather gives you low temperatures, have an ice skating party!  This idea was inspired by the adorable invitations from one of […]

Trend Alert: Paper Chains

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What is it about the humble little paper chain of our childhood that makes it so chic today?  Maybe it’s the fabulous papers available which introduces interesting patterns.  Maybe it’s the ease and affordability of the project itself.  Or maybe it’s the resurgence of all things retro and vintage that has brought it to the forefront.  […]

Chic Mamma Baby Shower

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Don’t you just love those cute stylish moms-to-be who still look perfectly coifed even in their 3rd trimester?(…okay, maybe we love to hate them, LOL)  With those fashionistas in mind I put together an inspiration board for a baby shower with the chic mammas in mind.  Begining with the perfect invitation from Polkadot Design, and carried […]