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Eleven rocks… when your {awesome} mom throws you a NEON Camping Party! ;) At her sons request, Jenifer Hill of Hello Love Designs, combined neon + camping inspiration (while omitting pink!) to create party with colorful treats, painted pine cones + brown kraft paper and more modern details that were cool enough for a party full of […]

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If you’re looking for an out-of-the-box and modern wedding theme, look no further! For our second installment of the Pinterest Design Challenge, Brittany Westerman of A Savvy Event  dreamed up Steampunk Themed Wedding Ideas brought together by an amazing team of vendors, including absolutely gorgeous photos from Megan Clouse Photography! P.S. To get in the Steampunk genre state of […]

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Welcome to Mason & Victoria’s BIG Top! Melissa Wilson celebrated her twins first birthdays with a Rustic & Vintage Carnival Party. Feast your eyes on the detailed decorations and fabulous party ideas including the creative bunting, fancied up high chairs and the playful drink stand! (And for more Vintage Carnival Ideas go here and here.) PARTY […]

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Trendy & chic style at it’s finest! Inspired by this Pinterest Board, A Savvy Event planner Courtney, beautifully styled this Glam Mint & Gold Wedding Photo Shoot. Gold sequins, rich chocolate sweets, wintery mint plates and neutral florals… I’ve fallen completely in love! (P.S. Read about the Pinterest Design Challenge in yesterdays post here.) HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: […]

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Talk about STYLE! Incorporating family tradition into her party theme, Kristin Austin of Paige Simple Studio designed this {Pink & Navy} Preppy Tie Birthday Party as a joint celebration with her son! Bold stripes + polka dots, preppy party drinks & adorable Tie Shop Stations are so unbelievably cute… I just can’t even handle it! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out […]

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Winner update: 10/2/13: This giveaway is now closed. Thanks so much to everyone that entered! And the lucky random winner is… commenter #33 JESSICA! Congrats! ***** YOU GUYS! I’m sooooooo excited today! It’s me, Jen of Jen CYK Photography! I’ve been trying to keep this under wraps on my Facebook page, but the day has finally come that you get […]

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Last Monday was definitely not my average start to the week…this one was filled with sequins, sparkle, washi tape, free printables, camera flashes, and all kinds of YUM! ;) What could bring about all this fun stuff on a Monday night, you ask? Well…… I had a blast styling the Wendy’s® Ultimate Premiere Party for […]

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Surf’s up dude! Let’s head on out for Jack’s first birthday: A Backyard Beach Bash with the coolest shark photo booth, surf board inspired sweets and gorgeous floral centerpieces by Jill Sanger of Isari Flower Studio + Event Design. To match the magnificently styled day (by Allison Noelle Events), BellaLuz Photography captured all the details, including lots of fun activities for […]

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Who loves Pinterest? We do! (And I’m guessing a lot of YOU guys do too!). Demonstrating the powerful effect Pinterest has had on her business, Kelly McLeskey-Dolata of A Savvy Event created a Pinterest Design Challenge and invited their favorite local vendors to accompany the team on this creative project! Read below for a mini Q&A session with Kelly about […]

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Just wanted to share a quick reminder that the amazing “Fire Up for Football with Frito-Lay” Pinterest Sweepstakes ends this Friday, 9/27! Don’t forget to enter this week and pin your favorite NFL inspired recipe for a chance to win some AMAZING prizes! Here’s a refresher on the all-important details: One Grand Prize Winner will […]

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I’m excited to share some FREE PRINTABLES with you that I recently designed for a tv viewing party celebrating the fall premiere of Dancing with the Stars! You’ll find download links below for the following items: – 4×6 Party Signs featuring the entire DWTS Season 17 cast, including the hosts and judges! – Party Silhouettes […]

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Anchors Aweigh! Laila Plant of One Inspired Party casts off her own “Sailing Deeper Into Motherhood” Nautical Baby Shower + Name Reveal in a sea of bright colors, bold patterns and origami sailboats! I love the modern, colorful hues paired with the rustic nautical decor and earthy succulent accents. Sailing into motherhood is quite fabulous when you have a […]

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It’s not so close to midnight, but there is definitely something awesome lurking in this Girly Halloween “THRILLER” Party by Jenny Raulli of Bloom Designs! As a big fan of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller,” I just love this creative spin on a classic zombie theme! The bright colors and feminine patterns paired with the creepy decor and […]

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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: – Indiana Jones Party – Luau Themed Bridal Shower – Frankenweenie Party – Pink + Red Dessert […]

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Grab your hard hats, tools and fuel up for some dangerously cute Construction Party Ideas from Cris McGrath of Crissy’s Crafts! Join Joey and his crew and “dig in” to the adorable themed treats, creative signs and classic work zone decorations like caution tape, construction cones, yield signs and more! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – “One Way” and […]

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