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Mindy Kaisner of Modern Mindy created this stylish Modern Peacock Baby Shower for her friend, who’s especially stylish herself! I love all the handmade details, from the scalloped paper table runner and hanging lantern to the guest of honor’s cute peacock feather belt — everything ties together beautifully. I also love the idea of opening up the space […]

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Gold, glitter & beautiful roses..this party is a pint-sized princess’ dream come true! Nikka Morell of Triple M Good Parties styled this amazing Princess Belle Birthday Party – inspired by Beauty and the Beast – for her daughter, who just so happens to love glitter as much as her mom. Who can blame her?! ;) Nikka incorporated so […]

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Wait until you see this. Sophia Kim Park of Petite Productions went all out for this incredibly creative Monopoly First Birthday Party. One of the best parts of “Kadenopoly” is the amazing, custom backdrop featuring the Monopoly Man himself, surrounded by bags of money, a giant game board and a 3D ‘Kaden’ sign. Some of the more formal details were […]

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This oh-so-lovely Pink, Red & Gold Valentine’s Day Dessert Table by Paige Kepner of Paiges of Style is guaranteed to have sweet tooths of all ages swooning!  I’m especially loving the show stopping tissue-tassel heart, sparkling gold glitter accents, and adorable mini heart shaped cookies displayed on top of the milk bottles (super creative and easy […]

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We’ve been busy in design mode for Hostess INK over here, and I’m excited to share one of our brand new collections with you that just went live this week: the Little Man Mustache birthday party collection – with 11 different items, from invitations to signs & personalized banners! Check it out here. Jacque did […]

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I grew up going camping with my family every Summer, so it’s no wonder why I love this Plaid & Pine Outdoorsman Party from Abigail Barnes of Paper & Cake! Abigail’s family went to Green Valley Lake every Summer growing up and they’ve now started to continue that tradition with the youngest generation of their […]

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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 hot new trend CUSTOM ILLUSTRATED PRINTABLES as shown in this unique “SHENANIGANS” party theme I designed for my son. This is the ultimate in custom parties as […]

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“Darling it’s better, down where it’s wetter, take it from me!” Ashley Keith of Cupcake Express definitely brought the “under the sea” lifestyle to the shore with this Ombre Ariel Inspired Mermaid Party for her adorable daughter, Tessa. All the little mermaids dined on a purple & teal dessert table filled with super cute, sea-inspired treats […]

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Here in San Diego, we’re finally getting a little peek at Winter weather with rain and thunderstorms. This adorable Pink Penguin Winter Wonderland Baby Shower is the absolute perfect way to warm up, featuring a cozy Hot Cocoa Bar and some of the cutest little penguin cake pops you ever did see! Big props to Katie Farmer […]

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Happy February! We’re kicking off our Valentine’s Day content this year with this beautiful guest round-up of inspiration from Inspired By This. Even though these are all moments from various weddings, the ideas can definitely be adapted for your own everyday love-filled celebrations – from a simple dinner date to a fun night with the […]

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Greetings, fellow Lords and Ladies! Lady Abigail Barnes of Paper & Cake was delighted to plan this Medieval Knighting Ceremony Birthday Party for her daughter’s friend, Jacob. With flags flying high and a good old medieval joust, these guests were sure to feel just like real Knights in shining armor! Abigail was also kind enough to share an […]

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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: – Shabby Chic Birds Baby Shower – Vintage Love Letter Dessert Table – Vintage Baby Shower – Winter ONEderland First Birthday – […]

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Tiiiimmbeeeerrrr!! Look out everyone, Brooke Meyenberg of Little Retreats did some serious work on this Woodsy Lumberjack First Birthday for her son Dashiel, or as she calls him, her little “Chipmunk”. ;) The combination of the iconic red buffalo plaid and natural wood grains really sets off the whole theme! There are so many clever details to […]

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Sound the alarm — this party is on fire! Enjoli Bennett of Sugar Shack Crafts created an amazing Fire Truck Party for her son Brayden, who’s obsessed with all things fire truck. Mom definitely turned up the heat when she included clever treats like red chocolate covered ‘matchstick’ pretzels & designed all of the awesome printables! I’m sure the birthday boy […]

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Tonya Coleman here from Soireé Event Design, and I’m so excited to offer one lucky HWTM reader my new Party Planning Toolkit containing a copy of BOTH my popular Soiree Event Design’s Guide to MY Party Planning Biz! Ebook and the Soiree Event Design’s Party Planning Organizer. Kickoff the new year with these two invaluable tools […]

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