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Remember these printables from last year? Well… with all the glitzy ICY BLUE Halloween decorations I was seeing on my trips to HomeGoods I decided to switch the accent color to blue! (Purchase all the labels in our shop here!) It’s always fun & refreshing to try alternative color palettes for holidays, and I’m loving […]

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May the odds be ever in your favor! And if you’re looking to host a Hunger Games party, then they already are… because Holly of Simply Sweet Weddings is here with some amazing inspiration for you; check out the beautiful Hunger Games Bridal Shower that she styled! With gorgeous flame inspired floral centerpieces and menus styled […]

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Ding Dong the Witch Is Dead! Debbie of Wants And Wishes made darn sure of it before planning her vibrant and playful Haunted House Party for Halloween. If you’re still uncertain, just take a closer look at those ding dongs… she’s melting! ;) I’m also loving the cool DIY broom hanging on the backdrop. (You’ll find a tutorial […]

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Winner update: 10/02/12: This giveaway is now closed. Thanks so much to everyone that entered! And the lucky random winner is… Commenter #5 ANDREA! Congrats! ***** We always love giveaways that can help a bride {and groom!} out, and today’s surprise giveaway will help a lucky couple get the word out about their wedding date in style… not to mention […]

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Don’t be late, don’t be late for this very important date! Rebecca of Melbourne Lolly Buffets & Events took us down a {very merry} rabbit hole with this fantastic, pink & red Mad Hatter Tea Party for her daughter’s 7th birthday. The charming, vintage style Alice in Wonderland printables and delicate teacup & teapot inspired desserts are the […]

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Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo! This party is downright magical, but it wasn’t a fairy godmother’s touch – the credit for this one goes all to mom! Jennifer of Dear Lillie made her little Lola feel like Cinderella for the day by celebrating with this super cute Vintage Cinderella Birthday Party on – get this – a $50 budget! […]

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Once upon a time, Cristina of Le Partie Sugar was summoned to created a Royal First Birthday Bash fit for a little prince… and that’s exactly what she did! From the regal purple & gold palette to the whimsical chalkboard art birthday sign and “enchanted kingdom” play area, this celebration truly catered to regal guests of all […]

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Our friend Abigail Barnes of Paper & Cake has some big news… she’s a finalist in the Martha Stewart American Made Awards! We thought it would be fun to introduce her to you today and share a little first-hand insight on what the fuss is all about. ;) Not only is Abigail a super talented […]

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Hello my fellow hostesses! Jen here from Jen CYK Photography, and I’m back with an awesome little DIY gift that you will want to give to everyone you know! Trust me, I know this from personal experience! DIY WINE CORK SUCCULENT MAGNETS {for Fabulous Gifts} I love giving small but thoughtful gifts to people. So […]

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Kerri of BigKlittlek said HELLO! to this cute Hello Kitty Birthday Party for her daughter Karlie. Avoiding pink this time around (simply because it’s been a consistent color palette in all of her parties), she used red and teal for a fun twist on the classic kitty and gave a sweet vintage vibe to her sundae bar! […]

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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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