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5 Anytime Parties to Rev Up Your House All Year
"these themes for 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..."
Guest Picks: A Valentine's Day Crafts Party to Love
Throw a card-making party for kids with sweets, heart-themed decor and other Valentine's Day goodies
"card-making party for kids with sweets, heart-themed decor and other Valentine's Day goodies... s Day party where kids and adults can get crafty with handmade valentines. From mini... supplies or party favors. Use them for storage after the party's over. These heart stickers... when it's party time. Borrow a UK tradition, and set a Valentine cracker at each place... whole party around these pretty little chocolate heart pops. Cake pops would be another..."
A Pretty Backyard Dinner Party
Before and After: See how unfussy, vintage style and a simple menu adds up to a beautiful L.A. winter dinner outdoors
"makes a party a party after all! Plus, add some twinkle lights and candlelight and... planning a party on top of that could be quite intimidating. The best way to get through... through a party during the holidays is go simple. Simplicity goes a long way during this... before the party theme. Its so fun and inviting. Makes me wish I had been invited. hehe... party for me last year when i got married :) what i loved about your party are 1)..."
Easy, Colorful Toddler's Birthday Party
10 great tips for turning affordable, reusable finds into a festive luncheon kids and parents will love
"matter the theme, your party can look like a million bucks, even when you don't spend... childrens party!! thank you for this!! This is ADORABLE! Love the use of the ice trays... dolls theme. Thanks for sharing!!! erikaward--The read stallion is from Ross. I... a kids party "just because"-- almost! Very cute and thank you for sharing! Everything... leeway with party themes. In no time they'll be asking for a party centered around their..."
Warm and Cozy Wildlife and Hunt-Themed Inspired Rooms
"“hunt theme," reignited with a passion. Before we proceed on, I need to state two... “Hunt theme” is probably the wrong terminology…but it’s just the first thing that... dinner parties with ladies and gents dressed in their elegant finery. While open... chose this theme. I am redecorating the designated 'grandson' room in an outdoors/fishing... the hunt theme! I just did my mantle using pheasant feathers and a civil war rifle..."
Find Your Summer Patio Party Style
Get your party on outdoors even with minimal effort and a small budget — we came up with the ideas so you have more time for fun
"your party on outdoors even with minimal effort and a small budget — we came up... take the party outside. Whether you love planning elaborate menus and decor, or prefer... outdoor party ideas, from beachy cocktails to just desserts.... had many themed parties but this time of year it is great to have a pot luck pie party... favorite "theme" for a party outdoors was a Doris Day Dinner! "Please Don't Eat the Daisies"..."
Modern Party Etiquette for Hosts and Guests
Learn the mannerly way to handle invitations, gifts and even mishaps for a party that's memorable for the right reasons
"for a party that's memorable for the right reasons... modern party etiquette can be tricky for both hosts and guests. These 10 do's and... after the party, I just wouldn't have the party. Cleanup after the party is just as... about the party (the crab dip, the music, the clever party game, the wonderful new person... hosting a themed party (with some guests in outrageous costumes) when a couple turned... TO MY PARTY !!!!!! My home is not child save at all and I plan my party for adults..."
Spring Party Primer: 20 Ideas for Fabulous Fetes
Roll out the green carpet. On a lawn or in your living room, your spring party will be a hit with these tips and ideas
"spring party will be a hit with these tips and ideas... during the party; or hold the party entirely outdoors but have a sheltered area just in... have the party at least partially outdoors, there are basically three ways to go: host... outdoor party but have an indoor backup plan; have both indoors and outdoors open during... dinner party a couple nights ago in our tiny apartment - we had to drag our dining... throw a party to celebrate the outdoors! It's wonderful how creative you can get with..."
Set a Gorgeous Seasonal Party Table Outdoors
Entertain guests with your tablescape as much as your party fare, layering summery plants and bright, textural accessories
"as your party fare, layering summery plants and bright, textural accessories... dinner parties are really a "joie de vivre" for us! For example, an event that we... male 21st theme Would love any it if anyone could help Thanks For a Christmas tour... for a party this summer. Lived in near Colmiers, FR and happened upon their weekly... outside party, we get rave reviews about them What a great find! I remember oil cloths..."
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... show a party by playing this Oscar-themed bingo game with guests. A free download... category-themed toppers to her party kit for added color and decoration. Consider all..."
Set Your Table for a Festive Dinner Party
"harvest-themed dinner party. A creative and charming table setting doesn't have to... traditional theme. Fruit plays a big role, adding color and a feeling of freshness. Shades... take the party outside. In this table setting, different textures, colors and blooms... magic theme will be admired for its inherent refinement. White and blue stripes... dinner party. Four flower pom-poms are the main attraction here, but all other details..."
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
Holiday Party Prep: Ready Your Supplies
Take stock of serveware, wash off the dust and clear out the pantry now for low-stress entertaining later
"before your party to find out you're short on coffee mugs and the silver is tarnished?... Holiday Party Prep, Part 1: Add Sneaky Seating... birthday party I downloaded music from the Big Band Era, for a French themed Christmas... Gatsby" themed party. Paired it with my grandmother's silverware and it looked fabulous... on your theme . wine labels, Holiday wishes etc.. ceramic or tumbled marble.. Or can... day of a party to check my supplies. Great article! I like to write out a timeline for..."
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
"so when party time comes, you can focus more on the merrymaking than on flowers and... planning the theme for a party and the decorations are half the fun. Also I save entertaining... with a theme, say Asian, Italian, Greek, etc. so everyone's plate is the same. These... have a theme. I don't propose that everyone do this, but for me planning the décor... evening party right after breakfast (sometimes even the day before) when I have plenty..."
The Busy Mom's Guide to Throwing a Kids' Holiday Tea Party
Even Fancy Nancy would thrill to be a guest at this easy event, where no one will know the shortcuts but you
"children’s tea party. Don’t need much of an excuse to throw one for my two kids, though the... inner party girl. The only issue is that I, like every other mom I know, am too busy... holiday tea party that your kids will love.... dessert parties with candlelight, gingerbread decorating parties, cooking class parties... birthday parties, we were doing a 50s theme (the girls all came dressed in poodle skirts)... her tea party. Hi! well done mom - i had insipiration of birthday parties since i..."