Rose Cake Pops Tutorial

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Rose Cake Pops Tutorial Cake pops are delightful little bites of sweet cake coated with chocolate. Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and we have lots of tutorials and DIY ideas for you. We especially love rosettes so we had to share this "Rose Cake Pop" tutorial with you! If you try your hand at these cuties, be sure to send us a picture! Thanks to Audrey Novak of Sweet Cheeks … { read more }

7 Valentine’s Freebies & DIYs

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Valentine's DIY Crafts and Free Printables

Yes, you just hauled your Christmas tree outside and finally packed up the last ornaments, so why are we already talking about Valentine's Day?! Well, it's our job to inspire you so we're planting the seed with these cute ideas so you have time to get crafting before this romantic holiday rolls around next month! We will also have lots of additional posts on Valentine's Day including a few … { read more }

Happy New Year!

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Happy New Year This is one of my favorite inspirational pictures for New Years! I love the crisp white, glowing candles, and glitter banner! Simple white dishes adorn a table with a variety of fun chairs. Simply gorgeous. Taking time to reflect on a year that will go down in the books for me and gear up for 2011! So not many words today, just the inspirational images below. I wish you a … { read more }

New Years Eve Party: Little Rascals Style

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New Years Eve Party: Little Rascals Style Earlier this week, I shared the East Coast Challenge New Years Design. So now I'm showcasing the West Coast! A talented group of party and design bloggers collaborated on this design too. Natalie Robles of Little Shindigs! They decided on a Little Rascal theme complete with an Old Hollywood flair. They left no detail untouched from camera props, … { read more }

{Gold Glam} New Year’s Party

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Gold Glam New Year's Party from Holee Molee Hostess Gold and glitter are a dynamite combo, especially for a New Years Party! Jenny of the entertaining site Holee Molee Hostess shared with her New Years pictures. Jenny chose gold as one of her wedding colors so she knows all about how to use it as a fun color scheme. Adding in feathers, yarn, and tissue, she created various textures for a … { read more }

2011 Free Printable Calendars

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New Year! New Calendar! Start 2011 off organized with these free, printable calendars! We all know that a new year is a fresh start to stay organized for upcoming dinner parties, appointments, work obligations, etc! Thanks to RedStamp.com for these printable calendars in 4 different styles! Click here to download your calendar of choice from RedStamp.com! They easily print on an 8.5X11" … { read more }

Comic Themed Children’s New Year’s Eve Party

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Children's New Year's Eve Party Black, White, Comics, & Bling This past fall, I participated in a fun "East Coast Challenge" with other party designers to collaborate on a Children's New Year's themed party. It was East Coast vs. West Coast! We'll showcase soon but today we're showing you East Coast with black, white, comics, and bling! My role was to add some jewels and "bling" the … { read more }

“Midnight” Themed New Years Eve Dinner Party

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New Years Eve Dinner Party Photography by Kristen Steele Photography This year, I was inspired to style a New Years Eve "midnight" themed dinner party atop a downtown Nashville condominium building. Partnering with Kate of of Custom Paper Works, we came up with a black, gold, and midnight blue color theme. She designed all the paper menus, confetti, signs, and place cards. She is one of our … { read more }

Free New Years Printables!

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New Years Printables in honor of Operation Shower from Love the Day Lindi of Love the Day created these oh so fabulous (and free!) New Years Printables to raise awareness for Operation Shower! Operation Shower is a fantastic nonprofit organization that "provides joyful baby showers for military families to ease the burden of deployment.” Check out Operation Shower’s website to find ways to … { read more }

Happy Holidays & Gingerbread House Party!

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We all wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We are all enjoying some quality time with friends and family for the next couple of days, but wanted to leave you with our fabulous Holiday card designed by Kori Clark of Paper & Pigtails. She took our love for tablescapes (and green!) and designed something we fell in love with. We mailed these out to Pizzazzerie friends and … { read more }