Christmas Morning Breakfast with Willow House

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We recently hosted a fun giveaway of Willow House products and had the pleasure of styling a shoot with their holiday line. Thanks to Martha Hjorth for letting me style away with the gorgeous Willow House items. Huge thanks to Kristen Steele Photography for the amazing photos! Christmas morning is a magical time during the holiday season. The children are eager to open presents and sweet … { Continue Reading }

Holiday Round Up

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Christmas Dessert Recipes + Heritage Tree

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Looking for the winner of the Ultimate Hostess Gift - Naomi Gray jewelry? Head over here to find out! Joyful Dessert Party & Heritage Tree Family Heritage Tree A Christmas tree should smile with the spirit of love.  This Christmas tree smiles with family memories.  Each year add a picture for each of your children and grandchildren in a little picture frame.  In early years, … { 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 }