Pick-Your-Potato Bar

potato bar

This Spud Bar makes me so happy - 1) I never met a potato I didn’t love, and 2) the reference to the 1950′s “sputnik” is just so genius and creative!  Designed by Botanica Florals, this potato bar includes everything: mashed potatoes, french fries, tater tots, potato wedges, potato skins, baked potatoes, and of course all […]

Simple Fabric Flower DIY

fabric flower diy

Today I’m sharing one of the easiest DIY crafts you can possible do, but one that has so many possibilities.  These are easy to make fabric ‘flowers’ that I used on my backyard bbq dessert table.  This simple embellishment can be used to dress up almost anything.  Here’s what you need: Strips of fabric cut to size […]

"All American" Backyard Picnic-Style Shoot

patriotic picnic

I have more summer party inspiration to share with you!  This backyard picnic shoot from Tiny Water Photography is loaded with amazing ideas that you can incorporate for 4th of July weekend or all summer long.  Vintage suitcases, cute paper details, and a fabulous cookies & cream dessert table make this design special. Some of my favorite ideas […]

Spring Celebration Shoot With DIY Details

spring bridal shower

I have such a pretty inspiration shoot to share with you today that’s just right for a bridal shower, or girly birthday celebration.  This idea was designed and photographed by Lou of Whimsical Wonderland Weddings, and has some cute crafty details that are sure to inspire you! Lou combined an eclectic mix of fabric patterns to […]

A Sewing Themed Baby Shower

1

If you love handmade parties and are a DIY’er yourself, then you are going to love today’s Sewing Themed baby shower from Andi of Beautiful Ordinary Day.  Andi and a few friends put together this shower to honor the mom-to-be, and baby Lucy’s impending arrival.  This was truly a group effort as the ladies did everything themselves, […]

Framed Flower Vases

Thanks to a  lovely email from Katie of Newcomb Home, I found this fantastic DIY frame idea that I felt I had to share with you all.  Beverly of Flamingo Toes has created a stunning focal piece with this bud vase flower display using an old door with chicken wire, frames, and small bottles & […]

A Preppy Collegiate – Inspired Design

collegiate style

Oh how I love the decorative props used in this design!  This inspiration shoot photographed by Tinywater Photography is full of classic preppy style that feels like you’re on the lawn of Harvard or Yale.  The pennant flags, vintage typewriter, books, and croquet set all set the tone perfectly and would be a wonderful addition […]