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 […]

Embroidery Hoop Decor – Tutorial

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Hello, my favorite readers!  I am off to San Diego today to meet up with lots of web friends and attend the HWTM launch party.  I’m so giddy with excitement!  Luckily, Christine of Pure Joy Events has stepped in to share a fantastic tutorial with you today.  This is from her recent party featured on […]

Shabby Chic Birthday Celebration

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There is something about French toile fabric that I just love. Seeing it combined with the rustic characteristics of burlap for this Shabby Chic birthday party that Rachel of A Little Cuppa Tea threw for her sister and cousin, sends me right over the top with joy! All the little details have a French flair […]

Vintage Inspired Tea Party Sweets Table

I’m always taken by beautiful tea party settings, so when I saw this sweets display photographed by Modern Love Photography, it’s no surprise I couldn’t wait to share. The table is very “shabby chic” with a little bit of French flair added. The mirror wall is stunning and such an unexpected addition. One of my […]