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I think this gender neutral color palette is so pretty… the lavender, blue & green mix feels so fresh and fun! And little adorable owls are paired with it, so really the whole thing is just too stinkin’ cute! Montrilla of Lavender Pudding created the Owl Inspired Dessert Table for a Big City Moms Baby Shower Event in Hollywood. […]

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Back to school is in full swing right now, and for my latest post over at Glam I rounded up 5 Cute {& Homemade} Back To School Party Dessert Ideas to try out! From clever edible “pencils” to cute school bus cake pops, these are all super creative ways to get your kids (and you!) ready for class. Added bonus: […]

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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 #81 EMILY S.! Congrats! ***** Don’t you just LOVE when you find a shop that is brimming with countless adorable knick-knacks and accessories? Well, Crystal Faye is exactly that – an amazing shop with super cute monogram hairbows, art prints […]

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I think I just fell in love! Blushing pinks, delicate desserts and a rustic + retro feel styled by Melissa Johnson of Best Friend For Frosting are paired in her Elegant, Sparkly & Romantic Dessert Table for the vintage fashion powerhouse, Modcloth. With a beautiful wedding cake by (our own contributor!) Tessa Huff and dreamy photos by Caroline Winata of Milou And Olin […]

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A multicolor yarn pom backdrop is one of my favorite designs in this incredible Vintage & Rainbow Carnival Party by Kiira Turnbow of Eye Heart Pretty Things! Could you guess ;) Mini food, colorful desserts and tons of thoughtful crafted details celebrated her son’s 3rd birthday in a totally playful way! (And for more Colorful Carnival Ideas look here […]

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Buzzing with creative ideas, this Honey Bee Twins First Birthday by Karen Peel is absolutely precious! Choosing a theme is always so fun, and if you’re like me, you will play around with it until it’s perfect. ;) I love what Karen had to say about finding her theme and using inspiration to carry out her vision… “I knew […]

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When it comes to giveaway prizes, I don’t think it gets much better than THIS! And even though I can’t enter the “Fire Up for Football with Frito-Lay” Pinterest Sweepstakes myself, I’m super excited to work with Frito-Lay this football season and help campaign that’s guaranteed to make someone VERY HAPPY in the end. Not […]

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Grab a ball, board or hang on to a fin! Celebrating summer fun, Michelle Stewart of Michelle’s Party Plan-It beat the heat with a little tropical fun! ;) Her Surfer Style Kids Pool Party Ideas look like such a blast! From the orange & blue scalloped cupcake toppers and beachy van shaped cookies to fishnet draping and surfboard tags, […]

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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 THE HUNGER GAMES! These Katniss & Effie Couture Tutu Dresses were designed by Atutudes and are making their debut right here on HWTM… just in […]

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With the force on her side, Sherry Turley of Sweet Festivity designed this totally awesome Star Wars Themed Party (and her husband built the amazing AT-AT Walker model)! With nods to all our favorite movie characters and lingo, Jedi Micah’s 16th birthday bash is out of this world! (And if you’re on a quest for lots of Star Wars […]

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Pink & turquoise is one of my favorite color combinations lately… and playing it up with festive party bunting and really cool furniture pieces make it that much more fun (how cute is that yellow table and painted high chair)! New mommy, creative crafter and brilliant photographer Erin (of Erin Harris Photography) planned a Pretty Bunting Themed […]

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Irene Sarantakos of Cake 5 Sweet Designs celebrated her daughter’s 3rd birthday with a Beauty and the Beast Party inspired by Princess Belle herself! Iconic roses, royal crowns and teapots are sprinkled throughout, just as in the movie, and if you haven’t seen it, this is one Disney Classic that you’ve gotta see! (And for more inspiration, check out […]

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Peta Camilleri of Pure Bliss Creations has quite a show-stopping affair to share! For her son Jack’s 4th birthday she combined his favorites: Clowns, Magic & A Carnival Spectacular! And you know I’m a fan of carnival + circus, especially when there are vibrant patterns and creative themed embellishments involved, like those decorative pinwheel bottles and magical […]

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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: – {One Rocks} Concert Inspired Party – Trick or Treat Carnival – Italian Pizzeria First Birthday – […]

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Let’s dive under the sea to celebrate Aubrey’s bubbly 5th birthday! This pink, blue and girly bash by Auntie Bea’s Bakery is full of Adorable Mermaid Party Ideas including cute food ideas, themed activities and inspired decor. Bethany styled, photographed and baked darling treats (yes that cake included!), Swish Printables designed artwork and all the kids had oceans of fun! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to […]

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