Rustic Fall Tablescape Ideas

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Today I’m sharing my ideas for a Rustic Autumn Tablescape that can be used for ANY occasion. Some key items that make this great for Thanksgiving are the small printed banners placed on the table and the “Lucky Wishbones” at each place setting, but you could also create banners that say “Happy Anniversary/Birthday”or “Congratulations” instead. The […]

Autumn Entertaining: Wine & Cheese Bar

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I hope you’re ready for a marathon post today…{week really}, as I share my ideas for making Thanksgiving special and stylish! All week I’ll be sharing styled tables, DIY projects, and EASY recipes for hosting the holiday at your home.  I’m calling it my Autumn Entertaining Series and it all starts today with a Wine & Cheese […]

Top-Your-Own-Cupcake Bar

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You know I love a good “build your own” food station and this cupcake-topping bar is styled beautifully for Autumn parties and enteraining. Created by Enjoy Cupcakes and photographed by Jennifer Young Photography, the DIY details are charming with a touch of vintage style… The homemade tags around the syrup bottles; the hollowed out pumpkins […]

Autumn Dessert Party With Girl Friends

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I have one of the most beautiful and inspiring dessert parties to share with you today. This gathering for a group of girl friends comes from Rosie of Simply Rosie Photography, and was pulled together with the help of one of her friends, Rosella of Rosellas Lane Etsy shop, who is a master at crafting, sewing, […]

‘School Days’ Inspired Bridal Shower Shoot

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Oh my! – It’s good to be back! I have had an unplanned hiatus thanks to hurricane Irene. No power for 2 days, no internet for 3 – hope you haven’t forgotten me! To jump back into things I’m sharing this lovely photo shoot from the photographer Tonya Peterson seen on Love and Lavender. I […]

Inspiration In Pastels & Vintage {Photo Shoot}

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FYI, I just spend hours working on the launch party recap post only to have it magically disappear near the end – yes I saved the draft several times but that did nothing. Anyhow, I don’t have time right now to re-do the post so I’ll leave you with this beautiful inspiration photo shoot combining […]

Books Add Character To Vintage Design

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One of my favorite ways to add interest to party/event design is by incorporating books into the decor – especially older ones that you would find at a thrift store that have been well worn. This wedding found on We Love Pictures uses books and other vintagey details to add warmth and character to the […]