post archives:

  

> 2013


Paris has a certain whimsical, romantic feeling that Courtney of When Pigs Fly Events captured perfectly when she styled this gorgeous Vintage French Open Themed Charity Event. Guests could enjoy posing at the pop-up café patio with a winner’s trophy, sip “Drop Shot” Mimosas from the bar, get their palms read, and more… what a […]

VIEW THIS POST →

0

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: – Dinosaur Birthday Party – “Sparkle from Head to Toe” Holiday Party – Disney’s Frozen Themed Dessert Table – ‘Tis the Season for […]

VIEW THIS POST →

4

Here comes the bride! For Shannon & Nick’s wedding, Ashley Drummy of Poppy & Plum Events & Florals is back at it again! This Romantic & Fun Purple Wedding looks like such a happy event & so full of laughter. I love the ceremony venue’s brick walls coupled with the giant hanging lanterns as well as the personal touches […]

VIEW THIS POST →

2

This whimsical take on the classic Nutcracker ballet is guaranteed to have little ones twirling with delight! Danielle of Cutie Putti Paperie used non-traditional Christmas colors and sparkly treats to bring this Sugarplum Fairy Nutcracker Birthday Party to life for her youngest cousin, Emily. Tinseled trees, a chandelier-inspired cupcake display and dazzling desserts make this Land […]

VIEW THIS POST →

4

Dishwasher safe. Machine Washable. Dryer Safe. WHAT?! I had to read that a few times for it really to sink in when I first discovered the “crazy durable” custom stickers and labels from Kidecals… but as a mom of 2 kids in preschool (who sometimes come home with the wrong blanket or lunchbox container) those […]

VIEW THIS POST →

44

It’s that time of year to finalize your gift list! Are gourmet edible gifts on your list this holiday season? Well, they’re on mine (Jessica Wilcox of Modern Moments Designs). It’s been a while since I’ve guest posted here and I’ve missed you all so much! I’m excited to show you some fun and simple ways to […]

VIEW THIS POST →

5

One of the questions I get asked most often regarding party styling is “where to you get your inspiration?”. The answer is literally from any & everywhere – but there’s usually one specific item that really grabs me and makes me want to design a party around it…. it could be a great dress, a […]

VIEW THIS POST →

1

Hi everyone! I’m excited to share a recent project with you today…This is a little different than my normal styled shoots though, because these pics are actually of a “preview” table that I mocked up in my living room a few weeks ago, then literally packed up and shipped off all the way across the […]

VIEW THIS POST →

4

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 hot new trend of decorating with BRIGHT COLORS FOR CHRISTMAS PARTIES! There are so many color options now available in Christmas decor besides the […]

VIEW THIS POST →

12

The extremely talented Kenna O’Brien of Miss Party Mom knew exactly what kind of birthday celebration she wanted this year, so she did what any self-respecting party planner would do and took matters into her own hands! ;) This Modern & Glam Favorite Things Adult Birthday was filled with all of Kenna’s favorite things (and a lot of mine too!) […]

VIEW THIS POST →

4

Santa’s elves have clearly been hard at work cooking up all of these sweet “toys”! Danielle from Cutie Putti Paperie whipped up this delicious Santa’s Workshop Birthday Party for her nephew’s birthday, but it’s also great inspiration for any kid-friendly Christmas party. Peppermint candy trees, chocolate doughnut “coal”, and Holly Jolly Ranchers are just a […]

VIEW THIS POST →

0

With help from party stylist Gideon Hermosa, Marie Claire put together an AMAZING Lalaloopsy Inspired “Cute as a Button” 1st Birthday Party for her adorable daughter, Anika. This theme has become especially popular lately, and it’s easy to see why! I absolutely adore the crafty details pictured here — from the yarn ball and spool of […]

VIEW THIS POST →

1

What’s not to love about a GOLDEN burro, right?! Especially when she’s all decked out with glittery “baubles” and tissue paper flowers. ;) We really had fun with the DIY projects for my recent Gold & Glitzy Holiday Fiesta, so I wanted to highlight a few favorites that you could use to add some sparkle […]

VIEW THIS POST →

1

Shannon Qualls of Parties and Potty Training thoughtfully planned this Black, White, & Gold Dinner Party for recent graduations of a training program at her church. I absolutely love the color palette — the pops of orange and green are a perfect {gender neutral} compliment to the bold black and white stripes. This is such great […]

VIEW THIS POST →

12

Bust out the glittered maracas & the twinkle lights, and let’s get ready to FIESTA! I just love this time of year and all the fun parties that come with it, so I was super excited to work with Sauza® on creating this Gold & Glitzy Holiday Fiesta that was inspired by their new {and delicious!} […]

VIEW THIS POST →

4