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You may recognize these adorable Twine Cupcakes from the “Cute as a Cupcake” Baking Themed Party posted earlier today. They are just too sweet to keep to ourselves – especially with all those rhinestone “sprinkles” – so we asked Nicole of Libby Lane Press if she would share her adorable “recipe” with us. Ya… we thought you might like […]

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Cupcake themes always bring a smile to my face, but this party is seriously too cute! Nicolle of Libby Lane Press had the perfect ingredients for cooking up this super sweet “Cute as a Cupcake” Baking Themed Party for her daughter. With beautiful desserts, decorative party aprons, “cupcake” manicures, and a ceramic cupcake decorating station, this birthday […]

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With her young daughters only 23 months apart, the incredibly talented Kris of kCreative (a.k.a. cake pop designer extraordinaire) decided to go all out with a joint birthday celebration! This Colorful Pinwheel Party is full of bright colors, fun patterns, and pinwheels galore… check out the fabulous pinwheel garland embellishment on the front of the […]

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I wish I could sip on pink drinks with hibiscus straws like all the lucky girls at this Vintage Beachy Pink Luau Party! Tammy of Tammy Mitchell Designs used an oh-so-lovely mix of soft pinks & blues to create the perfect atmosphere for an ocean-inspired birthday celebration. Fun activities included things like lei making and a […]

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Hitting the beach is always a fun, refreshing way to spend the day, but it’s even better when you get to venture under the sea for an Ombre Mermaid Party by the amazing Paige of Paiges of Style! What little mermaid wouldn’t want to be part of this world with all these yummy treats & buried treasures? And after […]

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If you’ve seen A League of Their Own, you know that baseball isn’t just for boys! Vivian of Kerr Kreations hit a HOME RUN with this Vintage Inspired Girls Baseball Birthday Party! With an unbelievable amount of hand crafted elements, like the homemade locker cabinet and pink baseball uniforms, baseball has never been cuter! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look […]

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Shimmery gold and lavender invitations sent from “Princess Rapunzel” invited guests to a Royal Tangled Princess Party celebrating Marisa’s birthday! Mom, Jackie of Jackie Culmer Photography and Design, ”loved the challenge of making something Disney try not to be, well, too Disney.” A glance at the party highlights and you’ll agree with me that she did a great job! […]

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HWTM Guest Contributor, Maureen Anders of Anders Ruff here to share a Rainbow + Chevron Arts and Crafts Party by Ellen Bessette Events.  The birthday girl’s friends got to make a splatter at her 7th birthday party decked out in chevron and full of arts and crafts stations.  The contrast of the bright rainbow colors on […]

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Homemade goodies and crafts like strawberry cream cupcakes and multicolor tissue poms are just the beginning of the sweet details that Kristina of Midori Graphic Design created for her daughter’s first birthday party. This darling Polka Dot & Pinwheel First Birthday Party also features budget-friendly details like homemade treats, spray painted cupcake stands and gift box “risers”… […]

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So….. I’m extra excited to share this post because it’s been LONG time coming! This is a theme I designed back in early May – a “Retro Rainbow Baby Shower” with a fun mix of sunshine, rainbows, and throwback inspired elements like retro candy, color blocked gold chargers and DIY sequin-embellished disco baby roller skates, […]

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I don’t know about you, but our new Monster Mash Kids Halloween Party makes me all googly eyed… in a good way! Yarn pom pom accents and silly little monsters make for a fun, not-so-scary Halloween celebration for kids. Visit Hostess Ink to find the Monster Mash Party Printables pictured here, then invite all the neighborhood kids […]

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Who’s ready to get wicked with PINK?! Abby of Flair Designery created this super cute & sparkly “Pink-o-Ween” party theme, complete with berry-tinge bubbly and enthusiastic declarations that “Real Witches Wear Pink!”. (If you’re loving this non-traditional palette, check out more Pink Halloween Ideas here and here.) PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for… – Pink “Bubbling Brew” (a.k.a. Pink Champagne) – […]

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It’s always a special event when planning for your own family! Kim of Morganley Weddings + Events knew from the moment her sister in law announced her pregnancy,  that she would be planning a Nautical Baby Shower to welcome the newest “Saint”! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Clever “Catch of the Day” goldfish crackers on a […]

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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: – Gender Reveal Party – Preppy Pink & Nautical Navy 1st Birthday – Movie & Mozzarella (Pizza Party) […]

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ALL ABOARD for a super cute red & blue Choo Choo Train Party by Brandi of Jack and Marleigh! Party guests were invited to “Jackson’s Station” for a vintage train themed celebration, complete with a train ride and dining car style lunch! I love the mix of modern graphics with burlap and natural wood details […]

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