Icing Designs’ Birthday: Cupcake Couture Mini

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Happy Birthday Icing Designs What a SWEET day for Icing Designs - celebrating their "Blogiversary"! I had the pleasure of meeting Melissa & Kellie of Icing Designs in New York City for the Martha Stewart Dreamers Event earlier this year. We instantly clicked. They made such a sweet impression on both me and my Mom. Sweet + Creative + Gorgeous! They are just as darling as their designs. … { Continue Reading }

Madmen Inspired Christmas Party

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Mad Men Christmas Party The holidays are all about food and fun, so why not throw a themed twist into your celebration this year with a Mad Men inspired Christmas party! We recently caught up with the owners of Fantasy Frostings (you might remember this duo from our Cake Jars giveaway) and learned all about their latest Mad Men inspired cake! The cake involves the Radio Flyer red wagon! … { Continue Reading }

Vintage Sock Monkey Birthday Party

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Vintage Sock Monkey Birthday Party Susan Gentile has shared a number of fabulous parties with us as she is one of our favorite photographers. You might remember this Nesting Baby Shower and Under the Sea party she photographed. Well this party was for her own son, Alexander, who turned 1!  Vintage sock monkey was the theme and she didn't miss a beat designing the decor! The cupcake stand … { Continue Reading }

A Vintage Holiday Party: Anders Ruff Holiday Collection Part 1

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A Vintage Holiday Anders Ruff Designs blows me away on a regular basis. You might recall I teamed up with the fabulous duo for both Pink-O-Ween and Thanksgiving Tables. So when I saw their Holiday Collection, I was not surprised it was stunning! This vintage holiday design is full of polka dots, candy cane stripes, damask, and star-bursts. Colors are pink, blue, lime green, and red. This design … { Continue Reading }

Vintage Nest Baby Shower

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Vintage Nest Baby Shower There are so many fun ways to put together a Baby Shower, but this Vintage Nest theme is one of the most unique we have seen! Hosted by a group of truly creative girlfriends, the party for mom-to-be, Kelli and her little girl on the way had a decidedly whimsical flair. Highlighted by muted, yet lovely pinks, yellows and greens, the décor is truly befitting of the … { Continue Reading }

Vintage Shabby Chic 1st Birthday Party

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Vintage Shabby Chic 1st Birthday Party This is a post I have been excited to write for MONTHS. I designed this darling little girl's 1st birthday party in a vintage/shabby-chic theme.  Little Charlie's Mom, Susan, asked for my help, and I couldn't have been more pleased to turn her vision into a reality. Through the summer, we pinned down every detail from sandwich flags to cake colors, and I'm … { Continue Reading }

Wedding Showcase: A Wildflower Wedding

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A Patchwork Wedding Kyrie Howard's wedding has so many absolutely delightful touches that I knew I HAD to share it with you! Finding most of her inspiration on Once Wed (a great resource for the bride-to-be), she was able to infuse both her own artistic ideas with her husband's ideas as well! Both of them are very artistic - and you can tell! This wedding is so unique! Kyrie was looking for a … { Continue Reading }

Vintage Carnival Party

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Vintage Carnival Party by Posh Tot Events Jennifer Shields of Posh Tot Events wrote a fabulous guest article on all things vintage recently, and I love how she added the vintage twist to this children's carnival party! This has to be one of my favorite children's parties! I love the pink and yellow twist color scheme and the fabulous feathers! Everything from the water bottle labels to the … { Continue Reading }

Tips for Vintage Parties

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Make it Vintage A great way to put a new spin on a popular theme is to make it "vintage". We are seeing this trend show up in everything from weddings to kids events. Flea markets, antique shops, Ebay and even rummaging through your own garage can turn up treasures to make your event one of a kind. Images (from top left): Venice Glam, Cupcakes, Vintage Basket, Bird Cages, Letters (painted by … { Continue Reading }