I’m seriously loving the charming, woodsy feel of this darling Little Red Riding Hood inspired dessert table dreamt up by Joanna of One Sweet Party! From mini cupcakes served in served in clay pots and sweet flower cookies hanging from branches to whimsical flower arrangements fashioned from moss balls, willow, and brilliant red roses… this table […]

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The oh-so-talented Paige from Paiges of Style is back with an incredibly charming & fresh “BABY SPRINKLE” that she recently hosted for a close friend. This entire party has such a lovely, springtime feel to it – from the sweet color palette of pale pink, green & yellow to the {real!} grassy table runners adorning […]

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I wanted to share a few pics we took of the awesome DRUM SET birthday cake that my friend ordered for her husband’s “Heavy Metal” themed {surprise} 40th birthday party – pretty cool, right?!! This design could actually work well for a variety of themes – from Heavy Metal to Rock Star to any music-based […]

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“Bee” prepared to be swept away by the sweet details of this honey-themed housewarming party hosted by Kori of Paper and Pigtails! She did an absolutely “bee”autiful job welcoming friends and family into her new home. By using a simple theme inspired by the various types of honey that are readily available at the abundance […]

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We’re loving the BOLD zebra twist that Jasmine from The Couture Cakery added to the always-classic Tiffany-blue/white color palette for this dessert table she recently styled. The simple, all-white serving dishes and symmetrical layout of the treats provide a nice balance to the high-contrast zebra patterns, and the result is a table that’s modern, stylish, […]

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There’s so much lovely inspiration in this gorgeous Paris-Inspired birthday party created by the talented Marie of Sweets Indeed … so let’s just dive right in, shall we?! …painted paper mache hat boxes used as dessert stands, a tea & treats table all covered in lace, pretty hanging paper medallions & popcorn cones, a special […]

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I always love it when people combine two different looks to come up with something fresh and unique! For example, check out this fabulous “Rustic Glam” Baby Shower theme from the talented Katie of Katie Grace Designs! She did such a great job pairing rustic elements like wooden textures and tree stump “risers” with glam […]

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HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY! Here’s some pretty eye candy for you from Ladna of November Lily, a boutique styling house & event design atelier that was founded in Dubai but recently opened a branch in Dallas, TX! I’m just loving how so many people are utilizing tiered candleabras as dessert “servers” lately. They make for such […]

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I know we’re getting down to the wire here with Valentine’s Day coming up on Monday, but some of the submissions that have been rolling in lately are just way too cute to pass up! For example, this charming Vintage Valentine’s Day Dessert Table by the lovely Rebekah of A Blissful Nest.  I love how […]

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If you saw my earlier post on the wonderfully creative “Glam Rockstar” Pup Party that Kristy from Posh Pixels Design Studio threw in honor of her pup’s first birthday, then chances are good this design looks familiar… but the themed dessert & drink tables pictured here are actually the “HUMAN-friendly” counterparts to the fabulous Doggie […]

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You know how you’ll look at a gorgeous dessert or party spread once in a while and think, “That’s SO very cute and I could totally recreate it IF I only knew where on earth to find those adorable mini bottles / stripey straws / dotty gable boxes / [insert other cute but hard-to-find item […]

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I’ve been wanting to share this gorgeous winter-inspired dessert table with you for a while – and since half the country seems to be snowed-in right now, I can’t think of a more fitting time! Kristine of Kristine Shin Designs {a floral styling & food boutique} is the creative mastermind behind this beautiful set-up… such […]

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This next Real Party feature is so much fun… and very UNIQUE! “Glam Rockstar” is always a fun party theme, but it just so happens that this one has a canine twist! Yep… Kristy from Posh Pixels Design Studio threw this ultra-creative “Ozzy Fest” birthday bash in honor of her adorable pup! And just as […]

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Jasmine from The Couture Cakery is back with another fabulous sweets table! This time it’s a pink & green Lollipop-Inspired Dessert Table that was created for a young girl’s birthday party… but I’m pretty sure this table made guests of ALL ages very happy! And speaking of happy, let’s talk about this fabulous floral arrangement […]

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How cool is this Vintage Snow White Dessert Table?! It was created by Debs from the UK-based Belle Amour and is the winning entry from the European Sweet Table contest hosted by Sweet Girly Mommy. I was honored to assist with judging, alongside Amy Atlas, Tomkat Studio, Pizzazzerie, Kate Landers, and Bella Grace Party Designs! […]

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I’m so excited to share this elegant & creative “Snow Sprinkle” Baby Shower from Vanessa of Alchemy Fine Events & Invitations with you today – a gorgeous event to end 2010 in style! (or to begin 2011 in style, depending on when you’re reading this!) Between the stunning fabric backdrop, wonderful use of crystal & […]

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I’m loving the fun feathery accents and bold purple/black/white color palette in this beautiful Damask-Inspired New Year’s Eve Dessert Table by Jasmine from The Couture Cakery! My first question to Jasmine was actually where she found the fabulous black & white damask tablecloth – can you believe that was a TJ Maxx score for only […]

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Is this dessert display GORGEOUS, or what?! And it’s is only just the beginning… there are SO many creative details to share from this “HEAVENLY HOLIDAY” photo shoot that I had to break the feature into multiple (and very eye-candy-filled!) posts… so the Desserts, Hot Cocoa Bar, and a few of the Decor elements are […]

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Kelly from The Well-Heeled Hostess sent in this fun “Mad for Plaid” holiday dessert table – and I thought she did such a great job of utilizing traditional Christmas colors and cozy plaids in a contemporary fashion… especially with creative touches like that fabulous “textile centerpiece” and the cool & modern spray-painted deer silhouettes in […]

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This adorable “Fala La La Laaa” Christmas party was sent in by Debbie from Wants and Wishes Design. Pretty darn cute, right?! I’m especially loving the adorable backdrop that she created for the dessert table and Hot Chocolate Bar – using with paper “lyric clouds“, puffy snowflakes, “icy” garlands, and a striped sheet from Target! Read […]

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