Children's Parties, Events

Operation Shower: Journey of Love Baby Shower

Operation Shower Baby Shower Dessert Table - Project Nursery

If you haven’t heard of Operation Shower, read on to learn more about this amazing nonprofit organization that supports military families by hosting baby showers in their honor. Because they give up so much, they deserve our thanks, our love and yes, even a little party to celebrate the arrival of their newest little family members. […]

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Children's Parties, Do-It-Yourself, Party Supplies

Party Reveal: Sock Monkey Baby Shower

Sock Monkey Baby Shower

When our friend Jami, of the Savvy Socialista, contacted us to design and style a baby shower, we decided to monkey around a little. The always-popular sock monkey theme turned out darling! If you are in need of a classic and fun theme for your next shower or party, this theme can be used for a boy or a girl! We love

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Children's Parties, Party Supplies, Tips & Trends

High vs. Low: A Tale of Two Parties

Pancake Party

I throw elaborate parties mostly because I enjoy it, but there are certainly times that I prefer less planning and quicker setup. That means a couple hours, tops, to accomplish everything from the baking and food prep to the decorating. In the Summer 2012 issue of Festivities Magazine, I thought it would be fun to style two parties with the

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Party Supplies, Tips & Trends

Ombre Obsession: A Multi-Hued Party Trend

Pink Ombre Swirl Cake

Fashion, design and party planners are all deep into the ombre trend. Ombre’s flexibility and the sense of airiness it brings to a design understandably make it a favorite! So how and where do you make it work in your own party designs? Ombre Cake Pops by Candybar Couture Choose your base color carefully. Colors that are on the less intense

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Baby Rooms, Children's Parties

Nurseries and Parties We Love this Week

Baby Photo Timeline

This week, the 4th of July brought fireworks all across America. Meanwhile, our own Project Gallery was sparkling with one amazing project after the next—ablaze with color bursts, unpredictable patterns and independent spirit. Readers, you are all firecrackers, dazzling us with your talented designs. Please let us know which project you “like” by Monday. Baby K’s Bright Nursery by louisakopp

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Baby Rooms, Children's Parties

Nurseries and Parties We Love This Week

modern with love

Time flies when you’re having fun! Here we are again on Friday, and we’re ready to reveal our favorite nurseries and parties of the week. Everyone did a stellar job, and we thank you all for submitting your creative designs and party ideas. We know how time flies, so please don’t forget to tell us which of these projects you

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