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> May 2012


I always get excited when I see a rainbow party, especially one with a unique twist… like this spectacular Rainbow Paint Party from Petite Party Studio that’s absolutely bursting with creativity! My favorite detail has got to be the fabulous rice krispie treat “paint brushes” – super clever AND easy – 2 of my very favorite […]

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What a crazy-fun looking party! Karen Ayars created this colorful and modern Little Monster Party for a first birthday celebration. Her aim to make it playful and “simply FUN” was spot on with this adorable assortment of bright colors, toys & treats! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Plush monster dolls and individual polka dot packaged […]

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HWTM Contributor Maureen Anders of Anders Ruff, here – excited to share our new baby shower theme! Ready for a totally do-able and fresh gender neutral baby shower?  Sea breeze inspired hues of mint, aqua, lime, and yellow set the stage for some yummy desserts and soft, yet striking decor! THEME HIGHLIGHTS to look out […]

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Flashback to 1982! Alanna Andes Events + Parties + Design threw a super RAD 80′s Themed 30th Birthday Party covered in DIY decorations that TOTALLY ROCK! From old school Ninenteno and Atari inspired details to Pac-Man garlands and slinky toy backdrops, read on to check out tons of fun 80s party ideas… PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to […]

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When it comes to birthday parties for little girls, “princess” and “pink” are definitely popular requests! Amy from Amy Nichols Special Events had one client that was so happy with her daughter’s first pink princess birthday party that she requested the exact same thing the following year! Designers always want to bring something new to […]

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Tali’s Silver and Pink Bridal Shower is incredibly creative and overflowing with chic, sparkly details! There’s such a wonderful mix of glam elements and personalized, handmade touches in everything from the food and decor to the favors and games… if you’re looking for creative bridal shower inspiration, you’ve come to the right party! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS […]

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Staying true to its name, this DREAM Bridal Event is overflowing with dreamy details like vintage glam furniture, romantic florals, and fluffy hanging clouds dripping with sparkles! Alchemy Fine Events & Invitations, Isari Flower Studio, and Luna Photo coordinated an incredible list of vendors to collaborate on an amazing night filled with tons of beautiful wedding inspiration for guests to […]

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This “Simply Elegant” White Wedding – designed by YourBASH! and held in the famous Crown Room at Hotel del Coronado – is sure to make any traditional bride swoon! Sometimes limiting the color palette can inspire and highlight wonderfully creative ideas that may otherwise get overlooked. For example, the gorgeous tables in this wedding reception […]

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Honeycomb Events & Design created this beautiful boyish Safari Baby Shower a while back, and it was so well received that they just had to glam it up for the girls! And glam it up they did… blue giraffes became pink elephants, while sparkly rhinestones adorned everything from spoons to decor (just check out that GLOBE!). […]

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We are just LOVING this adorable, confetti-filled Hula Hoop Birthday Party and all its playful colors and polka dots! Atalanta of Camellia Flowers and Gifts wanted to throw a birthday party that her daughter Camille would never forget, and it looks like it worked (at least on me!). In fact, after looking at these super fun pics […]

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We’ve definitely seen homemade photo booths with all different themes around here (most recently Willy Wonka & Toy Story) but this is the first time we’ve received an actual Kissing Booth! Mary from A Silly Whim enjoyed the photo booth at her wedding so much that she wanted to try making one herself – and she did a fantastic […]

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Calling all Superheros… there has been a SWEETS EXPLOSION! From top to bottom, Debbie of Wants and Wishes did a BANG up job with this creative & colorful, Lichtenstein-inspired Vintage Superhero Party collection. This would make a fun celebration for any superhero loving boy or girl! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Comic style decorative explosions […]

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Photographer (and Hunger Games fan!) Wendy Uppergraff hosted this super creative Hunger Games Premiere Party to celebrate the release of the movie. Who was invited? Her book club of course! Everyone brought a creative food dish inspired by the book to share, and after filling up on Mockingjay Wings, Rue’s Berries, Haymitch’s Drunken Noodles, Capital […]

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Premiere parties are so fun to create, especially when they’re for a mega-popular series like the Twilight Saga. The night before Breaking Dawn Part 1 released, Erin from Bringing Up Burns hosted this amazing and super-creative Pre-Premiere Twilight Party for 30 of her girlfriends! If you’re in search of ideas for your own Twilight celebration […]

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Sooo… unless you’re like my mom and hardly spend any time on the computer (GASP!), then chances are good you’ve heard of (or found yourself totally sucked into) a clever visual bookmarking site called Pinterest. Never has the abundance of creativity in the world been so apparent*… and so accessible! HWTM ON PINTEREST Guess what? […]

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