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 Shindigs: Food Presentations…

¬† indulge by designindulgences on polyvore.com {via & via with photography by Ali Harper} One of the best things about entertaining is the food. But not everyone hires a stylist or event planner to set things up. Here are some¬†easy ideas that you can do yourself. Presentation is key. It’s all about elevating different platters…

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…

Mother’s Day Brunch Ideas…

Happy mother’s day to all you mothers out there. Also happy pet mama’s & god mothers of the world too :-). I will be leaving shortly to head over parents house to cook mom brunch. FRENCH TOAST KABOBS, bacon and fruit pizza is on the menu. Hope you all have a fabulous relaxing day. {We…

Butterfly & Floral Enchanted Tablescape…

I was in the middle of attempting to clean out my email inbox (am I the only one who fwds pics and “sites to check out” to myself and never seem to have time to go back and check said sites out? thus leaving a rapidly growing UNREAD inbox?) when I came across these photos…