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> June 2013


Cowabunga, dude! The Ninja Turtles are back and becoming pretty popular {again}! I’m loving all the different takes on this theme, and this Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Party by Tania Peso of totful memories is no exception! With a little more grunge, a whole lot of green chevron, and some amazing cookie creations, this TMNT party is […]

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Ladies & gentleman, start your engines! Buckle up and get ready for this Awesome Monster Jam Truck Party by Nicole {and identical twin sister, Tonia} of Million Dollar $mile Celebrations! With an amazing arena birthday cake, monster truck races, and victory doughnut trophy cupcakes Drake’s birthday was a definitely a SMASH! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: […]

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If you’re starting to plan your 4th of July menu, Jenny Raulli of Bloom Designs has a perfect raspberry and meringue Patriotic Parfait Recipe to end your independence day celebration! These red and white treats are fresh and light… and even come with free printable flags to decorate (download below)! :)

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If you or a friend is on their way to getting married, be sure to tell them about this super cute idea from Abigail Barnes of Paper & Cake! She dreamed up this adorable Shabby Chic Pink Pickup Truck Picnic for a fun “Bridesmaids Ask.” What better way to ask your best girl friends to be […]

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If you’ve seen some of the parties I’ve styled before, it’s probably no surprise that I love a little sparkle, a dash of citrus, and a great signature drink! So when BACARDI® Mixers offered to have their mixologists create a personalized signature drink for me recently, how could I not accept, right!? ;) They sent over […]

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Lavender, moss, flower garlands and dress up wings… it’s a Dreamy Lavender Woodland Fairy Party! Styled and photographed by Amy of A Dazzle Day, it’s absolutely enchanting! From the delicate, lacy decor and whimsical floral arrangements to the toadstool chair cushions and Mia + her darling fairy friends, these are adorable DIY party ideas that would make […]

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Oh Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy! If you’re a Disney lover and a fan of county fair themes, this party is something to quack about! ;) Patty of Sweet Treat Stands styled an amazing Vintage Donald Duck Inspired County Fair for her son Colton’s 3rd birthday. With DIY carnival games, adorable birthday outfits and tons of cupcakes by […]

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Tonya Coleman here from Soireé Event Design, and I’m back with the “Trend Alert” where I share with you some of the hottest trends in party planning! Today’s guest post is all about Designer Buttercream Frosted Cakes and how this new trend is a fabulous budget friendly option! Buttercream frosted cakes are my FAVORITE and they just […]

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Holly of Mimi’s Dollhouse styled this berry cute Strawberry Lemonade Stand for her girls to sell lemonade in the park! With adorable treats, refreshing strawberry lemonade, and cute little strawberry shortcake dresses, it looks like the girls had a great time being the cutest little lemonade entrepreneurs ever! ;) PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Wooden lemonade […]

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With a love for Lightning McQueen, Tow Mater, & everything Cars, Max celebrated his 3rd birthday with an adorable Vintage “Radiator Springs” Cars Themed Birthday Party styled by mommy- Nikka of Triple M Good Parties! Inspired by the Radiator Springs town, she decorated with twine wrapped vases and vintage motor oil cans for a grungy, rustic vibe! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS […]

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Kate of And Everything Sweet planned super cute Playful Doggy Party Ideas for her daughter’s 7th birthday! Her paw-ty has creative activities and amazingly clever puppy inspired desserts! And with dog bowl serving trays, collar name tags & “doggy bag” favors, she really hit this one out of the dog park! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Doggy […]

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This Rustic Milk and Cookies Party {Pink First Birthday}, styled by Stephanie Gardner of Pretty Lovely Events, for Mya’s first birthday is just too sweet! I love all the girly pink, polka dots & ruffles paired with vintage frames + doilies… and the best part? You wouldn’t have guessed, but the party budget was kept at $100! […]

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For our new “About to POP” Popsicle Baby Shower, I used watercolor textures and popsicle sticks as key elements in the printables and the decor. And my favorite piece of decor ended up being something that combined both of these things: a Watercolor Popsicle Stick Table Runner! If you’re looking for a fun and easy […]

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With the weather warming up, I’ve been dreaming of doing something party-related with popsicles, which always remind me of summer! So… I thought it would be fun to use them as the inspiration for a new twist on the popular “About to POP” baby shower theme, which usually features popcorn or balloons. Colorful paper details, […]

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I wish my sorority parties looked like this! I’m loving this throwback {40th Birthday} Sorority Themed Party photographed by Jen of B&G Photography with styling by Lauren of Lavender Grey Events! A college “late-night” inspired menu, fun bar games and a custom sorority + emblem named after the birthday girl- this party looks like it was a super fun night …without […]

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