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Some people just blow my mind with their creativity- and Tammy Mitchell of Pink Peppermint Prints and Parties is one of them! Her “Bone Appetit” Halloween Dinner Party is playfully spooky and rustic. Antique books, skulls in all forms and pops of vibrant orange (pumpkins, cocktails and candy) bring on the “scary” in a stunning way. PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out […]

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Pops of pink, disco balls and rockin’ desserts… sounds like a blast right? That’s exactly what Jamila Watson of Parties On Purpose dreamed up with this “Let’s Dance” Pop Star Birthday Party beautifully photographed by Terah Lake Photography! I love the modern, clean look with a tween girl twist (tie dye purple backdrop and rhinestone tanks!)… and those Juju’s Tutus look absolutely dazzling! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS […]

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Protect your brain! Myles’ 8th birthday is all about ZOMBIES! {Talented} Mommy, Sunny Duran of Sunny by Design kept it not too gross or scary, but totally cool. In just two weeks, she attacked this Creepy & Kid-Friendly Zombie Apocalypse Party with creative ideas for a deathly dessert table, favors (for survival!) and party activities in this popular theme… that might […]

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Pink bows, bold polka dots and classic mouse ears… can you guess the theme yet!? ;) It’s a Pink, Polka Dot & MINNIE Mouse Birthday Party of course! Birthday girl Mayson loves sparkles and Minnie, and mommy Nikka Morell of Triple M Good Parties, knew just how to make her birthday dream come true! Check out all her, girly and sweet […]

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We’ve already featured a ton of inspiring Halloween parties from many creative & talented people this year, so I wanted to do a different sort of Halloween post myself… one that highlights several different DIY food & styling ideas that could be utilized in any Halloween themed celebration (large or small), and really focuses on […]

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In the spirt of Halloween and Fall, Nichole Wardle designed a Crafty Fall Harvest Party. With gorgeous photos from friend, Erin of Erin McGinn Photography, the seasonal dessert table, kids activities and icons of fall look effortlessly beautiful! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Make Your Own Bird Feeder and Apple Stamp Crafts – Potato Sack Races, “Don’t […]

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Cristy of Pretty My Party knows how to put it all together! With her fabulous team of vendors (Cupcake With Character, Hot Pink & Chocolate and Jessica Standish Photography to name a few!) she styled a Terrifyingly CUTE Halloween Monster Bash! Watch out, these googly eyes, fun monster faces and chevron printables take a spooky Halloween twist! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out […]

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Yesterday morning I went on one of our local news stations in San Diego to talk about Halloween Party Ideas – and decided to focus on creative food & drink ideas that are actually lower in sugar. (We’ll be sharing photos of everything from the segment soon, but in the meantime you can check out […]

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When it comes to Halloween, it’s pretty easy to figure out how to get your hands on sugary treats. I will admit that the amount of “fun size” candy I’ve personally consumed already is already verging on SCARY… and it’s not even October 31st yet! :0 On the flip side, it IS possible to serve […]

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I love, love, LOVE this! Okay, we all know this theme is right up my alley, but so are all the creative decorations, games and all around playful party feel! Allyson of Bob Gail Special Events brought her creative talents to the table and dreamed up these incredible Vibrant Carnival Bat Mitzvah Theme Ideas - and Brian of Callaway Gable, LLC expertly […]

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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: – “Fall In Love” Wedding Inspiration – Ice Cream Social First Birthday – Sweet and Friendly Halloween […]

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Inspired by quotes, colors and a flair for FUN, this Playful & Bright Lorax Party by Anne of UR invited is quite the eye candy. Her beautifully crafted Truffula Trees (and pattern-filled ones on the backdrop) are so delightful! And how perfect are those quote designed seed packet favors!? (Love this theme? Find more of it here and here!) PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look […]

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Is it just me, or are Robot Themed Parties the most CLEVER? They always have the cutest food and crafted details! Carol Colon of Partylicious designed this Creative, Colorful & CUTE Robot Party for her 5 year old Maurice that just overloaded my brain… DIY piñata, favor boxes, utensil holder and more! ;) PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Cute […]

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This Disney loving family knows how it’s done! For Kalia’s First Birthday, mommy (Kristine Atienza Photography) teamed up with Linsey Herrera of Lux Events and Design for a Girly Dumbo Inspired Circus Party that seriously melts my heart! I literally love every detail- from the fabulous faux ticket cake and pretty mint paper fan backdrop to the precious (and happy!) […]

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Eat if you dare… Jessica Wilcox of Modern Moments Designs concocted this {Creepy} Witches Brew Halloween Party with a timeless “glowy” vibe that is boiling over with poisonous drinks and spooky sweets. Her cobweb covered dessert table is frightfully fun and oozing with wicked good inspiration! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Warty Witches Brew + ”Pick Your […]

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