Host an Oscars Party: Decor & Activities!

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Oscar Decor & Activities So last week we covered cocktails and invitations for The Oscars, this week we’re talking about Academy Awards activities and decorations! Fabulous cocktail recipes are great, but presentation is everything. We’re going to show you a few tips for setting up a stylish Oscars bar and table (and stay on budget!). If you happen to have a solid red tablecloth (leftover

Storkie.com: Pretty Party Invites!

save the dates, invitations, baby announcements

Storkie.com {Pretty Party Invites & More…} We’re excited to share with you a bit more about this Paperie Guide company, Storkie.com! Home to a huge collection of party invites, wedding save the dates, graduation invitations, announcements, and more, we are in love with the customizable options! You can customize your choice to fit your style, which is great when you’re on the search for just

French Poodle Themed 1st Birthday Party

french poodle themed 1st birthday party for a little girl

French Poodle Themed 1st Birthday Party How chic is this French Poodle 1st Birthday photographed by Camille Deann Photography and held at Grace 17•20, a stylish restaurant in Norcross, GA. This 1 year old is going to grow up to truly appreciate stylish shoes, just look at that shoe vase?! Cindy, the birthday girl’s mom, wanted to incorporate poodle, zebra, and hot pink and started the

Tutorial: How to Make a Pomander Flower Ball

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Pomanders, or “Flower Kissing Balls” are gorgeous floral decorations at parties and weddings. It’s name is from the French pomme d’ambre or apple of amber – a ball of perfume. They were carried to protect against infections and diseases by modifying bad smells. Interesting huh? Well, today they’re used as a beautiful, hand-made decoration! My sweet friend Paula of Frog Prince Paperie (who I first

Southern Romantic Wedding

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Southern Romantic Wedding We have a special treat for you all today because this Southern wedding is FULL of fabulous color and details!  Sara and Benjamin got married in October at the Tuckahoe Plantation which is an 18th century Georgian style plantation that overlooks the James and their wedding was photographed by Meghan McSweeney Photography.   The bride was able to watch from Thomas Jefferson’s boyhood

Planning the Big Day: Wedding Colors

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Planning the Big Day: Wedding Colors So our planning train is chugging along and now it’s time to definitively decide on a color scheme…which is not easy for me, as I tend to love a new color each day depending on my mood. Green however, is a constant fave and I always thought I’d have a spring wedding, envisioning celery colored hydrangea, light lime gowns

{Country Love} Plum & Red

Country Love Plum and Red Table by dooby design

We simply adore this Country Love design by Aisha Holly of Dooby Design Group. The Plum and Red colors accent each other quite attractively. I know I am not alone when I say that anything Aisha designs is simply fantastic. I first fell in love with her when I saw this Coco Chanel Inspired Bridal Shower on Hostess With The Mostess and it has been

Host an Oscar Party: Invites & Cocktails {2011 Edition}

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Host an Oscars Party The Oscars are just a couple of weeks away. This year, the Oscars will air on Sunday, February 27th. The nominees are out so it’s time to get some red-carpet worthy tips for this glamorous evening. This year, I’m throwing a super fun Oscar Viewing Party sponsored by Orville Redenbacher so stay tuned! This is just the first of several Oscar