Hostess Gifts: Bloody Mary’s & Mimosas

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The Morning After Hostess Gifts Whether you’re the hostess or the party-goer, we all know the next morning can be painful whether it’s the cleanup or a hangover and for some, it’s both. Now that it’s the season for holiday parties, what better hostess gift then the ingredients for either bloody mary’s (a.k.a. the hangover remedy) or mimosas? It’s a thoughtful and simple way to say “thank you”. … { Continue Reading }

Joyeux Noel Holiday Desserts: Part 2

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Joyeux Noel Holiday Desserts: Part 2 If you missed Part 1 of this Joyeux Noel Holiday Dinner Party then click here because you in for a TREAT! Paula of Frog Prince Paperie is one stylish designer who set up this gorgeous holiday table for her family. It was so gorgeous, in fact, that we had to split it up! Here, we are showcasing the holiday sweet treats. And read down to learn how you can host … { Continue Reading }

Joyeux Noel Holiday Dinner Party: Part 1

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Winner of the Bailey Bea Clairebella has been announced! Head here to see the winner and a surprise! Joyeux Noel Holiday Dinner Party: Part 1 If you have not already, meet the fabulous Paula of Frog Prince Paperie. She helped design a darling birthday banner for a party I was helping with, and I have loved following her every since. She shared with me this Joyeux Noel Dinner Party she … { Continue Reading }

Gold & Cranberry Christmas Dessert Table

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Gold & Cranberry Christmas Dessert Table Last Thursday was a fabulous day! What was last Thursday, you ask? My entry into The Party Dress' Holiday Table Challenge was showcased! Thank you Kelly, I adore your site. Today, I'm sharing the table here and showcasing the 3 vendors I worked with to design this Gold & Cranberry Christmas Dessert Table! Color Scheme: … { Continue Reading }

Santa’s Milk and Cookies & PlatesandNapkins.com Sale!

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Santa's Milk and Cookies by Pamela Smerker Pamela Smerker of Party Starters styled this darling "Santa's Milk & Cookies" display. Setting out milk and cookies for Santa is still one of my favorite childhood memories. We also used to put baby powder on the hearth so we could see Santa's "footprints" the next morning. Starting traditions with children is so important during the holidays. I … { Continue Reading }

Pink Gingerbread House Tea Party

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Pink Gingerbread House Tea Party You may have seen a few sneak peeks of this Pink Gingerbread House Tea Party over on our Facebook page! It's no surprise we like pink around here (Pink-O-Ween). So it was only natural to give the Christmas season a pink twist. My Mom and I have been making gingerbread houses since I was a tiny one. We have made pink ones through the years. So we pulled … { Continue Reading }

A Royal Holiday: Purple & Red

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The Royal Holiday Collection When Anders Ruff Custom Designs and Mara Marian-Harwood of LMG Events team up, you KNOW it's going to bring some ooh's and aah's. This Royal Holiday Dessert table definitely hits the mark. Rich royals and vibrant reds combine for gorgeous colors and graphics by Anders Ruff. One of my favorite parts? The peppermint wreaths. I love hanging wreaths throughout my home … { Continue Reading }

How to Make Cupcake Truffles

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Though I am much more of a small, gift store type of person, there are occasions when one must enter a Wal-Mart. A search for gold glittered letters I had previously seen there was today's occasion to enter the mega-store. Though I didn't have luck with the letters, I did run across these cuties - Cupcake Truffles. I about died. Love. Had to show ya'll! Rich chocolate with a smooth center and … { Continue Reading }

Rustic Woodland Christmas Dessert Table

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Rustic Woodland Christmas Dessert Table You all know that we love a good dessert table around here, and this one fits that bill. Sandra Downie of Sandra Downie Event Designs shared with us her rustic woodland take on a Christmas dessert table. We instantly felt cozy inside with the earth tones and wood textures. I know you will find lots of inspiration here for hosting your own party! … { Continue Reading }

Christmas Morning Celebrations + Giveaway!

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Congratulations Linda! You won our giveaway! We're giving everyone else 20% off with code PIZZAZZERIE so visit the shop here! Christmas Morning Celebration Christmas morning is the perfect time to gather together before opening presents and enjoy some special treats. Baked french toast makes a warm and sweet morning treat. Decorate your breakfast table with holiday decor like a festive … { Continue Reading }