{Love Bites} A “Bittersweet” Valentine’s Party (and a Giveaway!)

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A "Bittersweet" Valentine's Party Jen of Blush Printables and I teamed up for a dreamy yet humorous take on this romantic holiday. Inspired by lyrics of popular love songs and common "love" phrases, Jen designed all the party printables and paper goods for this shoot. I almost squealed when I saw it all - her work is outstanding. From the shimmer paper to the tiny details on each design, her … { read more }

Military Man Party!

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Military Man Party We're taking a break from all the Valentine's "red, pink, and girly things" for this 100% boy party! We're talking Military with camouflage to the max! Growing up with a big brother, I had my fair share of GI Joe time so this party looks like a BLAST. How neat are those camouflage cookies?! They were made by Sara of Dandy Delights. Genevieve Le Bel of Celebrate TODAY, the … { read more }

{Tiny Prints} Valentine’s Invitations & Cards

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Tiny Prints Valentine's Day! Tiny Prints has you covered this year for Valentine’s Day, from Group & Photo Cards to Party Invites and even Photo Gifts. But, the big news for 2011 is the Tiny Prints Greeting Card Collection, which lets you create individual personalized cards with photos starting at $1.99. They have everything from romantic to sentimental to hilariously funny and suggestive … { read more }

Chinese New Year 1st Birthday Party – Year of the Rabbit

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Chinese New Year 1st Birthday Party February 3rd kicks off the two week long Chinese New Year celebration - The Year of the Rabbit. Kelly Lyden of The Party Dress & WH Hostess submitted this vibrant and fun Chinese New Year 1st Birthday Party! Kelly and I spent some time together at the Martha Stewart Dreamers into Doers Event in NYC last month, and I am even more inspired by her! She is … { read more }

Planning the Big Day: Choosing the Dress

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Planning the Big Day: Choosing the Dress So, despite what any woman may try to say, the wedding dress is truly THE HIGHLIGHT of wedding planning. I mean, just think about how many reality shows are based just on that? (I’m currently watching “Unforgettable Wedding Gowns” on Wedding Central haha). I’ve been watching shows like this for ages, commenting on what’s gorgeous (or hideous, let’s be … { read more }

We’re growing! Additions to the Pizzazzerie Team!

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Pizzazzerie is growing! To allow me the time to continue doing what I love (writing and styling as well as a few projects in the works), I have brought on two more fabulous gals to my team! Meet Kelly Roach and Sarah Kate Snyder! Kelly will be handling a lot of the editorial assistant tasks such as correspondence, submissions, and other various (yet super fun) tasks. She'll be my right hand gal … { read more }

St. Valentine’s Day Dinner Party & DIY Sugar Heart Boxes

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St. Valentine's Day Dinner Party Did you know that the oldest paper valentine believed to exist is in the British Museum?  It was written in 1415. St. Valentine's Day is a perfect time to have a dinner party where you might even ask your guests to come dressed as a famous lover!  Make heart-shaped sugar containers and fill with chocolate candy as favors.  These charming containers are … { read more }

“Tweet Treats” Valentine’s Party!

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ANNOUNCEMENTS: Congratulations to Megan Ogulnick, winner of the RedStamp Valentine's Sticker Giveaway! Enter to be 1 of 4 winners in our Design Editor Valentine's Printable Giveaway! Valentines Party When I was in New York in January, I met Nancy of AtoZebra Celebrations and Rebecca of Fresh Chick Design Studio. These 2 are TALENTED and quite possibly the cutest ever. So when … { read more }