DIY :: MONOGRAMMED BOTTLES

diy monogrammed bottles

Monogrammed items will never go out of style.  They add a chic look and personalization for all ages, and can be applied to a variety of surfaces.  Here’s a way to add that personal touch to a kids party table, for birthdays and holidays – monogrammed bottles.  You can see how I used it in […]

DIY: 3 PIECE PLACE CARD SET

3-piece-place-card-set-diy

I’m revisiting an idea that I’ve incorporated a few times previously, in styled shoots.  It’s a simple idea with little explanation needed, BUT I think it deserves special attention because it’s just so cute, clever, and useful {if I do say so my self}! My diy 3-piece place card sets are a great way to show […]

BEAUTIFUL ALFRESCO DINNER PARTY {Guest Feature}

Alfresco Dinner Party

I have a gorgeous guest feature today that will surely have you planning an outdoor dinner with friends {as soon as it warms up for us “seasonal” states}.  This alfresco dinner party was sent in by photographer Cari Wilton, and captures a lovely Washington evening under the stars. One of the things I love about […]

MUSIC THEMED CHRISTMAS TABLETOP DESIGN

Music Themed Christmas Tablescape

I’m really excited to share this Music themed Christmas tabletop with you today.  It’s a theme I’ve been thinking about for a couple of years and it’s finally come to fruition. Music is such a big part of the holiday and it’s one of the things I look most forward to.  From classic Christmas hymns […]

NEW YEARS EVE :: GOLDEN GLAM DINNER PARTY

New years Eve dinner party

I’m on such a gold and glam kick this season, I just can’t get enough of it! I decided to create this inspiration shoot for a modern and glamorous New Years Eve dinner party that’s filled with gold sequins, black and white graphic prints, and a few festive details. New Years Eve is the perfect […]

Thanksgiving Place Setting :: 5 Simple Elements

thanksgiving place settings

Don’t let the idea of setting a Thanksgiving table stress you out. I love creating elaborate tablescapes but sometimes simple is better. This year I decided to put together a place setting that’s based on 5 simple elements: burlap, place cards, interesting place card holder, Lucky wishbones, and a downloadable Thanksgiving word search. Here are […]

Ladies Night Chocolate Tasting Party

Ladies night chocolate tasting party

I’m excited to share this post as it’s the first ‘official’ party I’ve hosted in the new house, not to mention I got to work with….GODIVA TRUFFLES! Not a bad day at the office, right! Let me set this up for you. Godiva has a new line of truffle flights in several different flavor profiles […]