Baby Shower Inspiration By Rutherford Papers

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I’ve said time and time again that invitations can be one of the best sources of inspiration for themes, party decor, food, etc. With that in mind I chose one of the baby shower invitations from our newest sponsor, Rutherford Papers, and put some ideas together for a “gender reveal baby shower.” I was drawn […]

Ideas For A Ladybug Themed 1st Birthday Party

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First birthdays are so special, and a time to create memories.  They are really more about the celebration and fellowship with family and friends than they are FOR the birthday boy or girl themselves (since they won’t even remember it).  Even so, it’s easy to come up with a theme based on a special toy they love, or a sweet […]

Preppy Gifts And Stationery & A Sweet Discount

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I’m so happy to welcome The Paper Cottage to the site as one our new sponsors {and sharing a special discount}. Browsing their shop is like walking through one of those beautiful boutique gift shops that line the streets of vacation spots like Charleston or Savannah. The Paper Cottage has stationery, gifts, and party & […]

12 Paper Trends In ’12

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by Kori Clark Hello all!! It’s Kori here from Paper & Pigtails with my first contributor post! I thought that to start off the new year I would do a run down of the top 12 paper trends I think we’ll be seeing in the party world this year!! {From Pantone’s Site} 1 -  Bold […]

Introducing Flair Designery + Shabby Chic Party

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I want to introduce you to Flair Designery and share a recent styled shoot Abby did to show off one of her latest party printable sets. Flair Designery has an Etsy shop filled with party papers and stationery for every occasion. From weddings to kids parties, Abby does it all. Check out this beautiful Shabby […]

Flipawoo Party Designs $50 Giveaway

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Congratulations to Jennifer, comment # 6, for winning the giveaway! Do you have a special celebration coming up soon, and need some invitations or other paper goods? You may be in luck – one of our new sponsors, Flipawoo, is sharing some of their latest designs with us, and a GIVEAWAY worth $50! We love […]

Book Invitation DIY

This is the most clever and unique invitation I’ve ever seen!  A book invitation by You Are My Fave that will have any guest dying to RSVP.  Here’s what she did: Use a razor blade (or an exacto knife) to cut out a pocket in the pages of a book found at the thrift store. Attach […]