She’s About to Pop Baby Shower

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I absolutely adore this baby shower theme that has been "popping" up around the party world! "She's About To Pop" is perfect for a baby shower theme with a little whimsy! Designed by Jennifer Faught of Something Detailed, she was inspired by May 2011 Martha Stewart Living magazine's cover story on poppies. We loved that cover too! The bright colors of hot pink, orange, and yellow made the perfect … { read more }

Brooke’s Top Party Ideas

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Our fabulous summer intern, Brooke Seppala is sharing her favorite party ideas! My Top Party Ideas When I start to plan a party, I love coming up with creative new ideas that are specially tailored for the personality of the guest of honor: the birthday boy or the birthday girl. After all the day really is all about him or her, right? Two of my favorite party ideas are a really edgy, … { read more }

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Birthday Party

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Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Birthday M-I-C-K-E-Y M-O-U-S-E, MICKEY MOUSE! I grew up a Mickey Mouse lover just like a lot of kids so this party definitely took me back to the days of childhood. Designed by Stefanie Nieves of The Petite Soiree for a 2nd birthday party for Josiah, a cute and adorable little boy who loves Mickey Mouse! Stefanie said, "The party took place in Ozone Park NY and although … { read more }

The Official Latte of Summer Parties

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SUMMER IS HERE! Down in Nashville, TN the heat is here too, and we're pushing triple digits almost every day. That.Is.HOT. Not my kind of weather and especially not the weather for hot coffee. So how am I keeping caffeinated for the early mornings with my puppy Henry, the wedding planning, and running Pizzazzerie?! Seattle's Best Coffee's Vanilla Lattes is how. My fridge is packed with them and my … { read more }

Tec Petaja Wedding Photography

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As some of you may know, I recently became engaged to the love of my life. On June 23, 2012, I will be getting married! I've only been engaged for a couple of weeks so I'm still diving into the wedding planning but one of the main vendors I have booked is my photographer. After spending countless hours reviewing photographers and talking with those who have a lot of experience with wedding … { read more }

Lemonade Stand Party

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The talented team of One Charming Party has done it again! Their latest dazzling party design is perfect for these hot summer days - a Lemonade Stand Party! This party is a perfect way to celebrate the middle of summer with a cool glass of lemonade, fun printables for decoration, and cute accessories to make your stand the best on the block. My brother and I spent every summer sitting at our … { read more }

Under The Sea Birthday Party

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Under The sea Party It is rare that I see a children's party that actually makes my jaw drop but this "Under The Sea" party with its pastel, seaside color palette and darling details had me speechless.  This party was designed and photographed as a launch for the event design company Vim + Dash based in Nashville, TN.  Boothe Blanton Farley designed and photographed the party herself in honor of … { read more }

June Bug’s Farmyard Birthday Bash

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Farmyard Birthday Bash Farm parties are at the top of the cuteness list anyway, but this country themed farm party for little "June Bug" is just off the charts cute. From a darling little petting zoo to farm animal cupcakes, this makes me want to throw a farm party for my own birthday (seriously!). My favorite part (besides all the amazing decorations + details) has to be the hay rides in the … { read more }

Boy’s Sweet “Back to Basics” Birthday Party

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My sweet friend Rebecca Propes is one of my favorite "party gals" and also the designer behind Fresh Chick Design Studio! She is a talented printable designer who also styles some of my favorite parties! She not only keeps her design studio going, works with the team at Project Nursery, but is also getting ready for another addition to her growing family! So when her son's birthday came around, … { read more }

{Brunch Idea} Yogurt Bar

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Yogurt Bar Hosting a party soon?! Whether it's a baby shower, wedding shower, or simple neighborhood brunch, a YOGURT BAR is a sweet + creative food station to set up for guests. Not only is it easy but healthy too! MIX-IN IDEAS Yogurts: Greek Yogurt, Fresh Plain Yogurt, Vanilla Yogurt, Strawberry Yogurt, etc. Fresh Fruit: raspberries, strawberries, sliced bananas, blueberries, sliced … { read more }