GIVEAWAY: Autographed Cake Boss Book

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Congratulations Gina - WINNER! Scrumptious Swirls Giveaway: Autographed Cake Boss Book by Buddy Valastro We are tickled pink over here because we have teamed up with the darlingest of all darling, Stacy of Scrumptious Swirls to giveaway an AUTOGRAPHED copy of Buddy Valastro's book Cake Boss! Cake Boss is a favorite of mine. Buddy is currently on a book signing and show tour across … { read more }

Vintage Sock Monkey Birthday Party

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Vintage Sock Monkey Birthday Party Susan Gentile has shared a number of fabulous parties with us as she is one of our favorite photographers. You might remember this Nesting Baby Shower and Under the Sea party she photographed. Well this party was for her own son, Alexander, who turned 1!  Vintage sock monkey was the theme and she didn't miss a beat designing the decor! The cupcake stand … { read more }

DIY: Paper Flowers

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DIY Paper Flowers Just last week, I was driving in Hillsboro Village (a cute shopping and dining area in Nashville) when I looked over at one of my favorite stores (Social Graces) to see these darling white paper flowers covering their windows. I almost had a wreck. I HAD to find out how they made those. Lucky me there was a craft night just a few days later where Erin Duffy of Social Graces … { read more }

Birthday Cocktails & Sweet Treats

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Birthday Cocktails & Sweet Treats Today is all about birthdays! Enjoy this recipe for a White Chocolate Martini and easy whoopie pies that make delicious birthday treats! Recently I came across this quote: “When we engage in what we are naturally suited to do, our work takes on the quality of play and it is play that stimulates creativity.” – Linda Naiman  Oh how true it is. A year ago … { read more }

2010 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

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Welcome to our 2010 Holiday Gift Guide! Browse the pages of our gift guide above or if you want a full-size view, click here! We're just 1 week away from Thanksgiving and a little over a month away from Christmas, so it's time to start thinking about holiday shopping (for friends, family, neighbors, or heck - even yourself! You work hard sister!).  Filling these pages are our absolute … { read more }

Southern Love – Wedding Showcase

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If you're looking for the winner announcement for our Mod Candy Cane giveaway, head over here for the announcement! Southern Love Parasols are a big wedding trend right now. They are a fun accessory for any wedding or party! Kristin Monfirdini & Simon McKenzie were married in Hartsfield, Georgia at the beautiful Gin Creek Plantation. Parasols were placed above the ceremony … { read more }

GIVEAWAY: Mod Candy Cane Collection

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CONGRATULATIONS CASSIE! We used random.org and you were our winner! We'll put you in touch with The Celebration Shoppe so you can get your fabulous Mod Candy Cane Collection! If you did not win, no worries, the collection is 40% off through tonight at midnight so jump over and get yours! Mod Candy Cane Collection Giveaway Peppermint and candy canes are some of my favorite flavors … { read more }

Winter Wonderland: A Moxii Holiday Shoot

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Winter Wonderland: A Moxii Holiday Shoot Photography by Kristen Steele Photography I first came across this darling store this fall while visiting Auburn, Alabama for a football game. Instantly, I fell in love with their home decor and whimsy, yet sophisticated style. Their bird card cage holder hangs in my office adorned with notes and pictures. Co-0wner and in-house interior designer, … { read more }