Inspiration: Cupcake Skewers

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summer sweets cupcake skewers
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Cupcake Skewers I hope you are all staying cool in this summer heat! A lot of you have emailed or contacted me about the cupcake skewers you originally saw in these 2 posts: Daisy Teal Party and Berries & Bellinis. I'm so glad you liked them, so I thought I would share a few more pictures to inspire you to make your own cupcake skewers! They really are easy!  If you would be interested … { Continue Reading }

Garden Bridal Shower

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pink bridal shower pictures
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Garden Bridal Shower When Karina Plotko of KP Interiors set out to design a garden bridal shower, she knew she wanted to create "the unexpected". She decided on fuchsia because it contrasted beautifully against the lush green backyard and would complement the modern elements of silver that she added. The only direction she had from the bride was "pink" so her twist with the fuchsia was perfect … { Continue Reading }

Gourmet Pizza Party

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Gourmet Pizza Party Pizzazzerie is about parties, not pizza. But combine the two and host a gourmet pizza party! That's what some friends recently did at their house, and we had a blast. With fresh local ingredients, we mix-matched wheat and white crust, almost a dozen types of fresh vegetables, and lots of delicious sauces as well! We even had voting after each pizza where we gave votes for … { Continue Reading }

Introducing: … “Courtney” by My Personal Artist

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Peacock Wedding Invitation Suite by Michelle Mospens of My Personal Artist

Introducing...."Courtney" by My Personal Artist" As you know, we've been all Peacock lately (check out the fabulous Peacock Sip 'n See we posted earlier) and when I was designing the Peacock Engagement Party I recently hosted, I asked Michelle Mospens of My Personal Artist if she would hand paint the place cards and other party signs. She graciously agreed and got down to business doing what … { Continue Reading }

Peacock Sip ‘n See

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Peacock Sip 'n See As many of you know, I just finished up a Peacock themed event and have had all things Peacock on the brain lately. So when Beth Beattie sent me this darling Peacock Sip 'n See, I knew I had to share it with you! It is so neat to see the same theme done for an engagement party and a sip 'n see! For those who do not know what a sip 'n see is - because my statistics show lots … { Continue Reading }

Lovely Baby Shower: Decorating Onesies

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Lovely Baby Shower: Decorating Onesies When I came across this amazing baby shower by Amy of Shutterly Lovely I was literally floored by the cuteness. I mean baby showers in general are meant to be cute, but each little element of this shower was utterly perfect.  Yellows, pinks, and oranges were the main colors of the shower, and Amy found coordinating scrapbook paper in different designs to … { Continue Reading }

Bumble Bee Party Ideas: Birthdays & Showers

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baby shower food, pear drinks, watermelon recipes
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Honey Bee Birthday Party! As soon as we saw this precious Honey Bee Birthday Party, well we just couldn’t wait to start “buzzing” about it! Submitted by Bird Crafts, the bumble bee themed event was put together to celebrate a little girl’s birthday. Held in an outdoor garden in France, the sunny decorations reflected the lovely summer day…heart-patterned tablecloths (simple material sent to … { Continue Reading }

Blue and Green Wedding Inspiration

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blue and green wedding inspiration

Blue and Green Wedding Inspiration This September, I am lucky to be helping a sweet college roommate of mine with her wedding reception decor. Her colors are a light green and a pretty darker silvery/blue. I love them! I designed a quick inspiration board to help "get the juices flowing" as we work up designs for her fabulous reception tables! I love this color scheme and look forward to … { Continue Reading }