Hosting tips (good for any shindig) + champagne stations …

Hosting a party or get together can easily turn into a daunting task for those who never really do it. Questions about colors and themes, what to get and where to get them from easily make something that should be fun…into a stressful situation.Add on the task of keeping the atmosphere going and one can…

DIY Garland inspiration…

{via} This layered garland look is so pretty. Garland is one of the best ways to decorate for any party. It sets the tone and sometimes gives directions (think if you’re having a champagne bar…a banner can tell guests exactly where it is so they don’t have to ask). They are pretty hovering over your…

Inexpensive decor & garland ideas using paper lunch bags!!!

I’m saying though….who would think to use paper bags as decor. Evidently these creative people and I am biting the above idea for a work event. A lady in our dept is retiring so this will be fun and festive. I will add letters to the bags to say congrats etc. When you factor the…

Vintage Marquee Signage and Letters with lights…

As a designer I pay attention to the details of everything. When one of the Kardashians instagrammed themselves in front of a stove, I think I was the only one who looked first at the backsplash. When I go to establishments, I automatically think about what I would do differently. So when it comes to…

Saturday Sunday Shindig/Wedding Wednesday: Chevron Pink & Gray Shower

Found this fabulous bridal shower while browsing the web but I think it’s suitable decor for an engagement party, wedding shower and a day after wedding BREAKFAST BRUNCH BUFFET. The use of a CHEVRON backdrop and other interior elements makes this so droolworthy. The palette of gray and pink is feminine but not too girly…

Saturday Sunday Shindigs…

This is a new series I plan on doing every weekend. Since starting this blog I’ve been figuring out how to marriage the events portion with the interior design. So I decided what better way than to showcase party inspiration on the weekend, primarily when shindigs take place. So be inspired & indulge… A cute…

If This Doesn’t Make You Wanna Host a Brunch…

{The White Library} This Here, Makes Me Wanna Host a Brunch…ASAP! I’m a sucker for anything related to breakfast. It’s my favorite meal of the day & it’s the most important. Lets say you’re having out-of-town guests for your wedding… one of those mornings can be dedicated to “welcoming” them with a brunch. Everyone always talks…

Vintage Breakfast Buffet Bash…

What an awesome way to end a slumber party for kids than creating a vintage breakfast buffet bash! Using jars for drinking glasses and mismatched teacups & china (Goodwill, thrift stores, estate sales), various jars & retro milk jugs you can easily create this look. Cereal never looked so cool… For place settings, use toothpicks…