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Turn Up the Party Heat — the Sultry Decorating Secret
Give your home a warm and romantic vibe with candles at the entry, lined up along a wall, floating in martini glasses and more
"your home a warm and romantic vibe with candles at the entry, lined up along a wall... house party, and the effects can be even more impressive: Everyone looks great and... floors had decoration made of flower petals. It gives such a positive feeling, Great... throw a party and have oil lamps or small candle holders called diyas everywhere and... kids get party poppers or sparklers. Flower garlands are a traditional Indian decoration..."
A Punch List for Party Decorating
Of course, food and friends are the only essentials for a holiday party, but a few special touches really turn up the cheer
"holiday party, but a few special touches really turn up the cheer... planning a party at home, decorating can easily slide down the to-do list as more essential... seven decorating hot spots, and you’ll know your home is party ready.... cific decorations can dress up parties from now through the New Year. Hit these seven... fun of a party the feeling that things are a bit fancier than the everyday? A few w... seasonal or party decoration. When we are expecting guests, I decorate with garden finds..."
Host a Perfectly Imperfect Cookie Decorating Party
When sisters get together with their kids to decorate cookies, formality is the last thing on anybody's mind
"kids to decorate cookies, formality is the last thing on anybody's mind... suggested we decorate sugar cookies with our children. This was something I had always avoided... finally, decorating the cookies. I was the older sister with three children. Torey... g and decorating it together, turning on Christmas music first thing every morning... then we decorate the next. Everyone takes their cookies that they decorated home with..."
Guest Picks: Kentucky Derby Party Fixings and Decor
Get a Derby Day party off to a great start with accessories, serveware and furnishings that champion the cause of chic
"Derby Day party off to a great start with accessories, serveware and furnishings that... Derby party. Here are a few ideas to help inspire you to pull together a chic and... unique party to honor "the most exciting two minutes in sports." Aaaaand they're off... for a party...but on a very simple scale! You are making me crave a mint julep right... having a party for friends this Saturday as I do every year and I'm serving juleps (of..."
5 Anytime Parties to Rev Up Your House All Year
"a fun party night at home, even with no official holidays in sight... Other parties are just for the fun of it. Parties in my town start with the Super... past, party season is again upon us. Let the celebrations begin! Celebrations are... Some parties are for schools, charities and churches and are commonly known as "party... "party book" events. If you have been wanting to show off that new kitchen remodel... are some party ideas that will surely be the talk of the town...."
Entertaining Ideas: Creative Spring Party Planning
Fabric and favors and fun, oh my! These 8 ideas for parties at home will have you welcoming in spring among friends
"ideas for parties at home will have you welcoming in spring among friends... canopy from Home Depot today but instead I will make my own with material and Bamboo posts... ng at Home: A Host of Party-Prep IdeasHow to Arrange Your Room for Entertaining... makes decorating a snap. If you want to make a big visual impact, try picking a color... the book Decorate and make your own canopy from a length of pretty cloth and a few bamboo..."
Holiday Party Prep: Plan Your Table Settings
Do a dry run with dinnerware, table decorations and the buffet setup now to avoid surprises and stress later
"table decorations and the buffet setup now to avoid surprises and stress later... so when party time comes, you can focus more on the merrymaking than on flowers and... set and decorated the day before. I do love to have a beautifully decorated table.... for a party and the decorations are half the fun. Also I save entertaining large... table is decorated within an inch of its life, one ends up with an apple or squash in..."
Entertaining at Home: A Host of Party-Prep Ideas
Having company for Passover or Easter? Here's how to get your furniture, dishes, centerpieces and more ready for guests
"boost your home's potential to make your guests feel as comfortable as possible.... dinner party is more formal than casual, add a note of levity to the gathering by... themed decor, or a small grouping of vases or candlesticks makes for an affordable... of your home that are open to guests and clear the clutter. Houzz contributor Laura... that her home always feels so much cleaner and lighter after these short "clutter-busting..."
And the Award for Best DIY Oscar Party Goes to ... You!
Create a red-carpet stir right in your living room with these clever ideas for an Academy Awards party at home
"Oscar party. Love the simple but somehow elegant Oreo cark. Great idea, thanks. Have... Awards party for my gal-pals for years. I ask only that they add a bit of sparkle... cards." Party on! @Taylor Morrison, I think Angie used this mummy cookie cutter, which... to her party kit for added color and decoration. Consider all the little details.... tabletop decorations, adding some additional decor can help liven up the rest of the..."
How to Throw a Party Like You’re Prince
"on at home by following in the footsteps of The Purple One... zero zero party over, out of time … never! The artist formerly known as O(+> knows... throw a party. The producers of Fox’s New Girl gave their take on a Prince soiree after... Prince’s parties were already legendary. Here’s how to get ready for a Prince-worthy... y party: Throw on your diamonds and pearls; top them off with a raspberry beret;..."
Want More Party Space? 5 Tips to Improve Indoor-Outdoor Flow
Expand your home's entertaining area without adding on by boosting connections between inside and out
"your home's entertaining area without adding on by boosting connections between... when the party is over and all the guests have gone home, have your nice, cozy house... their home designs. Here are a few examples of The New American Homes (show homes... Outdoor party space idea Seattle-based Quantum knows how to party: Go Seahawks! (.... in new home construction and remodeling. We have a 5m wide opening to our patio..."
Touchdown! Winning Seating for Your Football Party
"p the home stadium for game day with cushy sectionals, recliners and flexible extras... their own homes, most likely with friends. As we all know, football fans get a little... football party or two, be sure you’ve got the proper seating situation to accommodate... comfortable home stadium your fan friends will ever experience. For an accommodating look... almost any decor scheme. If you decide to surround your media room in sofas, be sure to..."
Guest Picks: Tea Party With a Modern Palette
"l tea party on its head with the colors of citron, peach and lime... your home and your decor with splashes of your favorite hues. Spring colors don't... a tea party with these 20 colorful finds. — Lauren from Lauren Elise Crafted... in my decor. Another great tea party! I love the color palette. Your ideas are great... Your tea party! Lots of fun items (got to get that apron) and whimisical ideas and... gloves at home and not worry about drinking my tea with pinkie extended! Love the fresh..."
Holiday Party Prep: Ready Your Space
"getting your home ready for company, from decorations to drinks. More holiday party prep:... ing a party or hosting overnight guests this holiday season? The preparation can... Halloween party and in our rush, forgot to organise music. It was a mad scramble trying... on your party-prep list? Is there something you always forget to do?More party prep:... st in decor that will last. Want to avoid running out at the last minute for flowers..."
21 Patios Ready to Party
Mix up some margaritas and break out the barbecue sauce. Outdoor party season is upon us, and these patios show how to do it right
"Outdoor party season is upon us, and these patios show how to do it right... patio party time. Kicking off on Memorial Day, this time of year means gathering... design, decorate and accessorize your patio.... favorite type party: home concert. Whether your tastes run to jazz, folk, classical or whatever... music at home under the stars... I am ready to party now at any of these locations!... fun-sounding parties. Great ideas and hysterical descriptions :) I bet those Chess Club..."