Author Archives for: alyssa
Hi, I’m Alyssa, and I love seeing all the inspiration on HWTM! Aside for my obvious love of design, parties, and blogging, here are a few random things about me…
1. I’ve done 3 triathlons.
2. I just got married on 3.14.15
3. I’m from Miami, Florida.
5. I love to cook but hardly, if ever, repeat dinner recipes.Follow Me on Google+ Follow @@alyssaberns
From the skyscrapers and fresh pretzels to the taxi cabs and liberty chips, Bingham’s party screams “I Heart NY”! Brandy Rammel of Pretty Plain Janes captured the lively city for her son’s New York City First Birthday Bash with playfully inspired graphic invitations and one of the cutest photo booths around – complete with a DIY Empire State Building prop/picture […]
Whether you’re at the beginning of the season or nearing the end, nothing says SUMMER like a party with balloons, fruits and a *refreshingly* cute dessert table! Speaking of which, Natalie Grant of BOOMBALOO & Cindy Dueck of Confetti & Sparkle Party Shop dreamed up this chic & colorful, pineapple-bedecked SUMMER Kids Party this year, which was beautifully […]
Flower crowns, VIP wristbands, and flash tattoos… are we at Coachella!? I’m so stoked about this Cool Coachella Inspired First Birthday Party styled by Donna Beglarian of Celebrating Life and crafted by Ami Desai (mommy, blogger and OWN Show host). If you’re looking for an on-trend and unique party theme idea – I have to say this bohemian […]
Feliz cumpleaños, Hannah! Courtney Portner designed a Bright & Colorful Flower Fiesta Party for her daughter’s 9th birthday with insanely creative fringe napkin wraps & favor bags, amazing fondant fiesta skirts by Edible Details, and so many more vibrant details that shout FIESTA! And don’t forget about the activities – Courtney has such a festive lineup including […]
Lindsey Faye squeezed out the cutest Girly Flamingos & Lemons Summer Birthday Party for her daughter Olivia’s 2nd birthday. It’s a full glass of DIY charm, outdoor activities & playful ways to incorporate your party theme: flamingo drink straws, a homemade decorated cake, and party coordinating pool floats! There’s a lot more delicious fun, so dive in […]
I’m going wild for Jenny Pak‘s Whimsical Gold Safari First Birthday for her son Josiah! She beautifully balanced elegant gold calligraphy, sophisticated cakes from Bitter Sweet Pastry, and charming boyish accents like animal figurines. On top of the Doljabi celebration being a special milestone, the venue itself was extra meaningful to Jenny and Tony: it was […]