DIY :: MAKE A CITYSCAPE BACKDROP

diy city backdrop

For any Superman {or Super Hero} themed party you can enhance the decor with this easy DIY cityscape backdrop, as seen in my 5 ideas for a fun Superman party. The tutorial is rather simple but you do need a steady hand to cut out the shapes. Once you make the backdrop you can prop […]

DIY PHOTO BOOTH TIPS

DIY PHOTO BOOTH TIPS

Is it Tuesday already??  We’re in the aftermath of yet another snow storm and I feel like yesterday was a holiday since we had no school.  I also spent the day recuperating from my Red Carpet viewing party on Sunday.  No, not from a hangover, but from exhaustion!  Ever since the new year I’ve barely […]

9 Ideas For Chalkboard Painted Walls

chalkboard walls

Because I know we needed one more chalkboard post…. I’m in love with all the ideas for adding a chalkboard WALL to your home. I’m planning to paint a small wall in my son’s room with chalkboard paint, but that’s predictable. I love how these designers have decided to go big or go home, and […]

DIY Painted Window Display

diy painted window display

I’m a sucker for any type of vintage-style architectural pieces like shutters, frames, and windows, because they add such character to your home or party decor. I told you about my thrift store finds a while back that included some fantastic display “props”, one of which was a window panel that had starfish attached and […]

Inspired By This – Frame & Paper Backdrop

frame and paper backdrop

This week I am in love with this frame and music page backdrop I found on Pinterest.  Everything about it speaks to me:  the music pages layered as a base, the empty frames in different shapes and sizes, and the addition of moss and fabric flower details.  This stunning table from Catering Chronicles has a […]

Inspired By This – Balloon Backdrop

balloons & banners

Today’s “Pinspiration” shows you just how fabulous balloons CAN be at a party.  I’ve always said they are great EN MASSE, or by contrast, used in a spare MODERN way {such as lined up in a row, or tied so they float above a table}. This photo shows them floating as a backdrop in conjunction […]

Inspired By This – Framed Letters

framed letters

Hi guys!  I hope you’re getting ready to enjoy a long Labor Day weekend.  This has been a very stressful week for me as you may have noticed the site was down TWICE in 4 days.  Technical issues have consumed my brain this week and I’m ready to get back to creative ones! On the […]