Tag Archives: birthday

road trip party

For my thirtieth birthday my best friend planned a girls getaway. We jumped in the car and a group of us drove through wine country drinking, laughing and picnicking. I will never forget that weekend and how...

legit birthday crown

A gorgeous handmade party crown to start the week. Gold and flowers are definitely prettier than cardboard for a good friend’s birthday. Made by Fay Andrada.

a plant conservatory picnic

I had a special desire for a birthday picnic this year, something prompted a need for a sweet blanket spread with friends to celebrate turning thirty-one (which feels infinitely older than thirty!). Matt was gracious to...

a pinata to punch!

I have been very on board with the recent pinata trend in parties. Although, for little kid parties they can sometimes become a hazard. Flying candy and bigger guys swinging around sticks sure do make a...

wrap it up | with glitter and bows

I’m taking advantage of the holiday weekend by showing a good friend around my new city. I wrapped up a present for her daughter’s birthday with a bit of glitter ribbon! It was really easy to...

wire table confetti

Curly cue confetti made from bright floral wire makes a seriously festive party statement. I designed this project to share at Kirtsy today along with other talented blog friends. See the entire slide-show of party crafts...

a birthday balloon bouquet

Looking for a fun way to celebrate a dear friend’s birthday? Send them a balloon bouquet made of sweet and kind sayings from their favorite people. I came up with this idea for a recent friend’s...

office confetti + letterpress giveaway

Update: Happenstance has been randomly chosen as our winner. Thanks for commenting everyone! I was looking for a way to spruce up our birthday labels and was just giddy when I stumbled upon these colorful brads...

curly cue confetti

I always love finding new ways to interpret a beloved party concept and was so pleased to find out that floral wire, when spray painted and curled up makes the most adorable confetti. You could cut...

a show by the sea

Have you ever hosted an event where things have not gone quite as planned? It happens to me sometimes. I am learning that often tainted plans can lead to very wondrous moments. We had a great...

a summer float bar

As a treat for our birthday celebration we had an ice cream float bar! It was such fun to try. We served hers (blush wine) and his (porter beer) as our drink selections. I will serve...

matchstick candle

I will be sharing a few of the details from our 30th birthday over the next week. We had a super small gathering of just a few close friends, it was relaxed and perfect. Carly captured...

glittered hats and cake

Found this sweet party and fell in love with the simple touches of glitter for a birthday. A classy and festive solution for my thirtieth coming up soon. Photos by the workroom, party hosted by Anabela....

adorable birthday ritual

This creative birthday ritual pulls heavy on my mom heart strings, it is so sweet. Have your child stand in the same place every year, on the same day (their birthday!) and snap a quick photo....

A storybook spread

The storybook snacks from our recent birthday party were laid out on an extra long and skinny table filled with cheeses, vegetables and the most scrumptious looking nibbles. I envisioned a spread sophisticated yet playful, like...

Storybook whimsy

The Vintage Storybook Birthday held in honor of my twins turning two was a wonderful way to end the year. I hosted the party in our back den where the decor reminds me of a wooden...

Dreaming in a vintage storybook

In the midst of all our holiday hoopla, I almost for got to tell you- we are having a very special birthday party for my sweet little babies who are turning two this week and not...

Handcrafted party- Modern birdie

I love knowing that the DIY projects & the many celebrations in our party gallery are helping to inspire your own events. From birthdays to weddings there are so many gorgeous ideas that have been designed...

School chairs & ribbons

Designing a celebration filled with girlie touches can bring great joy. This wonderland theme birthday sent in by Tabitha is so pretty and the details are just the perfect shade of gorgeous to make any little...

Why I love you- birthday banner

Matt and I have the same exact birthday (he is 31 minutes older than me!) So I am always looking for ways to make his day a bit more special while still living it up for...

Sherbert & Spice, part two

After all the spicy circles seen in part one transformed our backyard into a truly fun place to be we added a bit of old fashioned charm and of course, the ice cream. Ice Cream Birthday...

Hand-Crafted Party- Paris in Spring

Before jumping in to Sly Little Fox tutorials, I want to share with you the first installment of our newest Hand-Crafted Party feature. I am so grateful for the many celebrations that have been submitted this...

Pinwheels & pearls design (part 2 of 3)

Pearls, tulle, a gated fence and bright bold colors were the backdrop for our pinwheels & pearl party design last weekend. The party design + games made the afternoon seem magical. I always love to see...