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> June 2012


Want to spread some peace, love, and happiness for mom-to-be? Stephanie of Pretty Lovely Events styled this creative Peace & Love Themed Baby Shower with a great mix of bright colors and feminine details like ruffles and lace. This look would translate beautifully to playful kids birthday or bridal shower too! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – […]

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Here we go with the latest round of Friday Party of 5 picks from our HWTM.com members! Just click on a party title or collage to check out the full album & details from the following creative events: – {Cookie Monster} Milk and Cookies First Birthday – Pinwheels and PomPoms – Pink Tea Baby Shower […]

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Can you guess the 3 key ingredients in these TRIPLE Chocolate Cheesecake Truffles? Exactly: chocolate, chocolate, and – one last time – more chocolate! And yes, they do happen to be as rich and creamy and all around YUMMY as they look. Not bad for a no-bake, 3-ingredient treat, right? ;) To be a little […]

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Oh. My. GOODNESS. Talk about charming! Louisa from The Little Big Company took inspiration from Enid Blyton’s book The Magic Faraway Tree to create this whimsical, artistic, and downright MAGICAL birthday celebration for her daughter. What a treat for these pint sized party guests to get whisked off to the Lands of Topsy Turvy, Toys, Dreams & more for […]

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Hello, GORGEOUS! Debbi hosted this fabulous “Masquerade Chic” 40th birthday bash at home and celebrated in style with her closest friends. Her company – Studio Cake –  provided a grand assortment of sweets for the feté, including an eye catching black & white tier cake topped with ruffled flowers and a {rhinestone-and-feather bedecked} Venetian mask! […]

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Emily of A Silver Nutmeg is celebrating the upcoming holiday with a Rustic 4th of July Party starring a patriotic dessert table and adorable chevron-draped kids table! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Vanilla cupcakes with “sparkler” toppers, pinwheels, & star sprinkles – Creative use of vintage furniture for displays (love the mix-n-match chairs too!) – Cool gingham […]

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Are you ready for some summer fun?! Laura of LAURA’S little PARTY designed this Summer Pool Party for her daughter and her friends – to help them celebrate what is likely one of their favorite times of the year. ;) And something most moms will appreciate too: this budget-smart bash features lots of $1 items and FREE printables from Amanda’s […]

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We’ve featured Tiffany-themed parties before (here and here for example) but this is the first one that’s taken place at the beach… how FUN! Shawna of Shawna Brockmeier Styled Events took her daughter’s simple “beach party” birthday request and made it the most dazzling beach party ever. Inspired by the classic styles of Old Hollywood, this Glam […]

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It’s definitely a year of big celebrations for the Bosh family! Jackie Ohh Events coordinated this stunning Little Southern Gentleman Baby Shower to help Adrienne and Chris celebrate the arrival of baby Jackson. Everything was beautifully captured in detail by Unique Design Studio. With it’s Southern charm, gorgeous florals & vintage decor, this soirée would translate beautifully […]

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Happy Wedding Wednesday Everyone! It’s Amber here again from Amber Lay Events! This week I am excited to share a DIY Neon Wedding Table Number Idea! NEON BOTTLE TABLE NUMBERS I don’t know about you, but I am obsessed with neon right now, so I wanted to integrate those colors into this fun and easy recycled bottle project. I know […]

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Everything about this AMAZING {Rainbow} Muppets Themed Birthday Party by  Deliciously Darling Events screams colorful, creative, and downright FUN! From classic Muppet song inspired signage to good ol’ fashioned jokester props á la Fozzi Bear, Dina (a self-proclaimed party-plan-aholic) incorporated so many favorites into this fantastic celebration that will leave you singing “mahna mahna”! I’m also really loving the trendy washi tape adorning the […]

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Jen Carver, the creative mind behind Banner Events, dreamed up a true masterpiece of an Arts & Crafts Party for her adorable daughter Kaylee! I just love all the clever details (check out those paint brush cake pops!) in this colorful, activity-packed party… not to mention sweet & girly twists like handmade ruffled artist aprons […]

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Carrie Sellman here from Half Baked – The Cake Blog, excited to share a fun new recipe for your 4th of July celebrations.  Sometimes when it’s hot outside, you simply don’t feel like cranking the oven up to 350!  So today we’re doing a different kind of cake – an ICE CREAM cake – created […]

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If you’re looking for cheerful brunch or breakfast party ideas, then today is you’re lucky day! Yumi of Yummy Piece of Cake created this ADORABLE “Breakfast in Pajamas” theme for a playful first birthday celebration, and everything about it is just way too cute. (This would be great for baby & bridal showers as well!) I absolutely […]

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It’s always fun to see an outside-the-box baby shower theme – especially when it’s highly personalized to the guest of honor – and this Tattoo Inspired Baby Shower by Michelle of Cakewalk fits the bill perfectly… dad-to-be is a tattoo artist! The “3D heart tattoo” dessert table backdrop is especially clever… I love how she outlined the […]

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