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> September 2012


I’m excited to share some new Halloween party ideas with you today! This VINTAGE TRICK OR TREAT theme is the first of 3 Halloween looks I’m going to share over the next week that were inspired by a recent shopping trip to HomeGoods. (Check out the overview on all 3 looks over at the HomeGoods […]

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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: – Vintage Luau – Cute Halloween Party – {Rainbow & Chevron} Time Flies Party – Soap Box Derby Birthday […]

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Yee-haw! Round ‘em up and take a look at this here Old Western Cowboy Party cooked up by Kelly of Kelly Allison Photography. With a hearty breakfast bar spread, cool boot shaped piñata, mommy-made riding ponies, and more playful details – it’s safe to say the wild west has never been CUTER! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Homemade […]

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I know it’s a little early for Christmas… but this adorable Nutcracker Themed Party was actually a SUMMER birthday celebration! And if you do happen to be on the lookout for a cool winter party theme already, then this is one fabulous act to follow! Styled by Courtney for her daughter’s birthday, every detail was […]

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If you’re someone that loves a good party AND a good book, then I’ve got some REALLY good news to share! Party guru Kara Allen (of the popular Kara’s Party Ideas blog) is releasing her very first book in just a few short weeks… on October 9th to be exact! Kara’s Party Ideas is filled […]

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If you’re fashion forward & like your parties to match, get ready to fall head over heels! Inspired by the royal style of Juicy Couture, Jamee of Setting the Mood designed this Sweet & JUICY Sixteenth Birthday Party for a very special birthday girl. Between the signature crown accents and “Sweet-n-Juicy” candy buffet starring chocolate nail polish, gumball pearl […]

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With a few zombie brains, monsters and spooky details galore, Justine of Sensationally Sweet Events concocted the perfect potion for a spine-chilling Haunted House Halloween Party! And while this party was originally created as a creative birthday celebration for her son, the sinfully delicious treats and ghoulish decor are bound to awaken your Halloween spirit! PARTY […]

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If your little boy and husband are smitten with anime, then you’ve got to take a look at this party! Maria Olivia Campos of Invento Festa created an amazing father/son birthday party based on the popular manga series & Cartoon Network episodes of Dragon Ball Z. This festive blue and orange Dragon Ball Z Party was covered with stars, balloons, […]

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Let’s set sail together and explore the seven seas… right after we stock up on all the beautiful sweets at this adorable Nautical Birthday Party by Stefanie of Anna and Blue Paperie! I’m loving the bright pops of fuchsia and yellow paired with navy & white stripes… the perfect combo for a sweet & girly […]

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HWTM Guest Contributor, Maureen Anders of Anders Ruff, here to share a rustic meets crafty backyard camping party!  If you love burlap, twine, sparklers and camping themed treats, it shouldn’t be hard to “lure” you in to this adorable backyard camping party by Stephanie Monge of MonMell Designs. PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Burlap […]

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Looking for that eerie glow to help make your Halloween Party really spooky? Abigail of Paper & Cake has a delightfully EASY Halloween Paper Lanterns Tutorial to share with us today! All the elements in this project are customizable, so you can use any patterned paper you like + add your own embellishments like stickers & […]

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If you’re looking to have a swingin’ good time, this fantastic Curious George Birthday Party by Heather is the perfect party to “Go Bananas” over! From all the creative homemade desserts to the charming Curious George inspired stationery details, this red & yellow outdoor bash is easy to recreate at home for your own little monkey! :) […]

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Finally, a dinosaur party especially for GIRLS! This Darling Dino Birthday by Pamela Smerker Designs is full of adorable dinosaur toys and treats all dressed up with ribbons and fabric flowers! Modern party decor in a palette of purple, green and aqua – combined with vintage elements like mason jars & a framed chicken wire backdrop – […]

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Looking for a bridal shower that manages to marry all-things-feminine with some simple natural charm? You will be swept off your feet with this gorgeous Rustic meets Shabby Chic Bridal Shower brilliantly styled by Bre Kirkland! Knowing the bride-to-be is classy and cute, Bre set out to blend the two characteristics and incorporated things like […]

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As a photographer, I love all things visually beautiful. This translates not only through my pictures over at Jen CYK Photography, but through many aspects of life. This happens to include one of my favorite things to make pretty…. packaging! DIY PAPER FLOWERS FOR FABULOUS GIFT CARD WRAPPING Now days, it seems like I give […]

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