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Hi, I’m Alyssa, the newest team member here at Hostess with the Mostess, where I get to stretch my creative muscles as an Editorial & Design Assistant. I’ve been having a blast exploring all the creativity and talent in the world of parties & events! Here are a few fun facts to get to know me…

– I judge menus by their font choice

– Scrabble is my game

– If my TV is on, I’m probably watching Iron Chef America

– I love to craft and do yoga, but not at the same time

I’m so thrilled to see all the amazing stuff that runs through HWTM. Check out my Party of 5 post every Friday for a fun mix of my creative party albums from our social site!

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As a lover of local farmers markets and summer barbecues, Kiira Turnbow of Eye Heart Pretty Things stole my heart with her Farmer’s Market Inspired Backyard BBQ to celebrate her son Judah’s first birthday! Full of affordable DIY projects and thrifted pieces, this is one of those parties that would be so fun to recreate…  and I just have to say, […]

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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: – Star Wars Birthday – Ice Cream Party – The Summer Games (8th Birthday Party) – Princess […]

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Ships Ahoy! Let’s sail away with this cute & summery Nautical Sailboat Birthday Party styled by Lauren McKinsey. I’m loving the bright colors, bold patterns, and adorable sailboat inspired birthday treats – what perfect conditions for an out-to-sea adventure!  PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Cute Rice Krispie Treat sailboats with printable sails & gumball buoys […]

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I’m so excited to share this sweet wedding today! Dan is an old friend of mine, and his Traditional & Elegant Vintage Wedding is almost as breathtaking as his new bride, Beth. Bash! A Special Events Firm laced the day with perfect, while Akil Bennett Photography captured all the timeless tradition, romantic decor and heartwarming memories. (Read Beths details […]

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Que bella!! Li-Ann Scott of Ham & Pea Design & Paperie always throws her boys phenomenal country inspired birthday parties (like last years Fiesta Mexicana), so of course this “La Dolce Vita” Italy Inspired Twins Birthday Party is remarkable and full of unique ideas. With a beautiful venue, hanging cookware, pasta + tomato can decor and classic Italian eats, […]

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If fresh flowers make you smile, then this vision of girly elegance by Jasmine Shah of IDEA! event + style will pretty much make your day! :) Kate Parker Photography beautifully captured moments of the day, the playful decor and dramatic desserts by Dot’s Delights for Aleksandra’s special Birdie Inspired “Pretty as a Peony” First Birthday Party! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: […]

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