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 […]

Trend Alert – Painted Rolling Carts

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I suddenly have a small obsession…for painted rolling carts, aka garden carts or tea carts. These are showing up all over the webs as crafty types give new life to an old cart by adding a splash of paint and turning it into a rolling bar display. Perhaps I’m so obsessed because I actually have […]

New Ideas For Chalkboard Paint

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Chalkboards have been popular in parties and entertaining for quite a while now, but recently I’ve found some new and unique ways they have been integrated. From backdrop walls to tabletop decor, these are some of my favorite ideas right now, and some that I hope you’ll incorporate. {To see the original source for each idea […]

Most Popular Party Supplies

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If you’ve poured over any amount of parties in the blogosphere lately, you know there are certain party items that are trending at the moment – striped straws, push pops, cupcake pedestals, bakers twine, mini milk bottles…. I’m proud to say that one of our newest sponsors, My Little Love, has these and more available […]

Trend Alert: Donuts

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Donuts are so popular right now for dessert tables as well as traditional brunch buffets.  Maybe because they are so budget friendly, or because everyone seems to love them, or because their shape lends itself to many fun display options.  With that in mind I thought I’d put together a few suggestions for serving up […]

Trend Alert: Lace

Oh My, I’ve been loving lace for so long now, I can’t believe I haven’t done a post about it yet!  Lace is one of my favorite materials being used in design these days.  From trims and ribbon, to large panels, I can’t get enough of it!  The popularity is directly related to the presence of vintage […]

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.  […]