Perfect Hostess Gift! Lucite Trays

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Perfect Hostess Gift: Reversible Lucite Trays These reversible lucite trays from  one of our Hostess Gift Guide Companies, Confections by Shara's Paperie make the perfect hostess gift! Whether you're headed to a tailgate or a weekend trip, your host or hostess will adore this gift! Rather than paper, these lucite trays have vinyl inserts so they are easy to clean and can't be ruined if they get … { Continue Reading }

Wedding Showcase: Pink, White, & Black

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Wedding Showcase: Pink, Black, & White Blush pinks, white, and black make this wedding classic and simply gorgeous. The beautiful bride welcomed me with open arms both to Vanderbilt University as well as our sorority (Chi Omega). I will always think of her as a mentor and dear friend. Her wedding was nothing short of stunning. White carnation balls were used at the altar along with black … { Continue Reading }

Cupcake Skewer Contest

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Official Rules Break out the aprons and make some creative cupcake skewers!  Don't forget to read our how-to post for tips on making these treats! We want to see creativity! Submit 1 to 5 pictures of your skewers to courtney@pizzazzerie.com by Wednesday, September 22 at 5:00 EST to enter! Really want to win? Be sure to follow us on twitter, facebook, invite your friends, and spread the word … { Continue Reading }

Whitmore BrewBash: Beer Tasting Party

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Beer Tasting Party This summer, I designed a beer tasting party! My boyfriend is quite the "beer connoisseur" so I knew I wanted his birthday party to be a beer tasting celebration.  It was even more fun than I imagined to get creative and design a non-girly party. Don't get me wrong, I love the pink and sparkle, but I loved finding unique and creative centerpieces, decor, etc. It was a lot of … { Continue Reading }

Paperie Guide: Prim and Paper

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Prim and Paper I am excited to showcase another one of our fabulous paperie guide companies, Prim & Paper! They specialize in the trendiest designs by some of our favorite brands. Their selection is so great, you could spend hours enjoying all the stickers,labels, invites, etc (I have!). We're ALSO excited to tell you about Prim and Paper's "The Paper Menu Sale" - perfect for the … { Continue Reading }

Labor Day Party Inspiration

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Labor Day Party Inspiration Happy Labor Day weekend! I hope you all are taking a chance to sit back, relax, and not do any "labor'! I'm headed down to Alabama to enjoy my first Auburn football game experience. Will certainly be finding lots of tailgating inspiration for a large tailgate I'm hosting next weekend! Marie Dannettelle, my sweet friend of Sweets Indeed, shared these fabulous … { Continue Reading }

Paperie Guide: Busy Bee Paperie

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Halloween Party Invitations from Busy Bee Paperie

Busy Bee Paperie Renee, owner of Busy Bee Paperie, is such a delight! We are thrilled that she is one of our Paperie Guide Companies.  Her site is a mecca for stylish finds from darling paper goodies to gifts for children and grown-ups!  Fall is Renee's favorite time of year (she was married in the Fall, felt her twins kick for the first time on Halloween, and even starts planning her kids' … { Continue Reading }

Back to School Party Ideas

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Ice Cream Apples It's that time of year again - freshly sharpened pencils, new lunchboxes, and a brand new school year! How fun are THESE for a fabulous after-school treat? Jess of Pen and Paper Flowers is pretty much amazing (check out this darling Lemonade and Sunshine Party she designed). She created these cute ice cream apples as a treat for her daughters! Head on over to see how to make … { Continue Reading }

How To Make Cupcake Skewers

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How To Make Cupcake Skewers Many of you enjoyed the cupcake skewer inspiration post and asked for a How-To so here you go! I chose red velvet this time just for kicks but make whatever cake you prefer. I have tried this with pound cake, homemade recipes, and box mix. Light and fluffy cakes work for me but others find denser cakes are better. Try whatever you like and enjoy! The possibilities … { Continue Reading }

Navy & Coral Bridesmaid Luncheon

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Navy and Coral Bridesmaid Luncheon Navy and coral are two of my favorite colors and coincidentally make a fabulous color combo! I styled this bridesmaid luncheon in the bride's colors this past weekend. The luncheon was held at Mere Bulles in Brentwood, TN.  Tall flower vases filled with an array of coral and pink flowers lined the long table. I love height and found fabulous flowers that fit the … { Continue Reading }