A Modern Housewarming Party

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I am loving this bright, bold, & modern Housewarming Party designed by Jessica of Modern Moments Designs.  Jessica joined forces with photographer (and friend) Courtney Jade to create an eye-catching food & beverage display for Courtney’s housewarming.  The theme, “Welcome to our Little Nest” also shares ideas appropriate for a baby shower or adult birthday.  They combined sweets & savories […]

Pink & Yellow Spring Brunch

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Kate of Studio LIME Design sent me these pics of a pretty brunch she hosted for mother’s day.  The simple modern design would work perfectly for any ladies get-together and has some ideas that are easy to re-create.  I particularly like the pink and yellow color combo, and the recycled cans painted, tied with ribbon, and filled […]

Stylish 30th Birthday Party

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This is how you do “30″ in style!  This lovely birthday luncheon was designed by Tori and Myka of Sitting in a Tree.  Held at a local restaurant, it just goes to show that you can still bring personality and charm into a commercial space.  A few stand-out features are the eye-catching striped napkins, the whimsical place […]

Hugs & Kisses Modern Engagement Party {Styled Shoot}

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“XOXO” – the sweet salutation that’s used so prevalently in social media outlets has found it’s way into this themed shoot from Emily Steffen Photography.  And why not?  It’s the perfect sign off for any newly engaged couple!    This modern design has just enough details to present the theme, but isn’t overly done or cutesy.  […]

Vintage-Chic Garden Wedding

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Spring is oh-so-close to being here, and this garden wedding puts me right in the mood for back yard entertaining!  If you’re planning a small Spring or Summer wedding this is just the inspiration you need.  But, don’t just look at wedding designs for nuptials, take the ideas and incorporate them into Bridal Showers, Special […]

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, […]

Winter Plaid Dinner Party

You may remember in December I designed this “glam” table for The Party Dress’ Holiday Table Challenge.  Well, in the end Kelly showcased her own design as well and it was this amazing “Mad for Plaid” dessert table below.  She also created a coordinating dining table (above) using the same colors and the red reindeer silhouettes […]