Posts made in July, 2014

Bohemian Inspired

Bohemian Inspired


Posted By on Jul 23, 2014

I love anything with a Bohemian flare.  Interior spaces, fashion, hair styles, and of course bohemian inspired events.  It’s unconventional, a little bit busy, and it’s a style that doesn’t force you to stick to any rules.  It’s full of textures and colors and requires thinking outside the box.  It’s a creative style that encourages self expression. The other day I was putting together an inspiration...

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Our Favorite Take Home Gifts

Our Favorite Take Home Gifts


Posted By on Jul 22, 2014

Who doesn’t love a take home gift at a party?!  We love coming up with unique take home gifts for our guests. It’s the best way to say thank you to friends and family  for helping you celebrate those special moments in life.  Here is a look back on all our favorite take home gifts. For the Backyard BBQ we made jars filled with homemade trail mix.  They were topped with a black and white fabric and wrapped in a burlap...

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Lighten Your Load

Lighten Your Load


Posted By on Jul 15, 2014

Have you ever tried to be the designer and creator of your own party….while also being the greeter, the caterer, the server, the entertainer, and the photographer?  If there is one thing that we’ve learned while doing all of these parties it’s this…  GET A GREAT PHOTOGRAPHER!  For this last party we hired Lauren Miller Photography.  Visit her website here for more information http://laurenmillerphotography.com/...

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From Inspiration to Final Results

From Inspiration to Final Results


Posted By on Jul 12, 2014

  Creating a dinner party can be as casual or formal as you like.  Throughout these long hot summer months sometimes, going a little more casual is ideal for you and your guests.  Once you come up with your guest list here are some things to thing about next:  menu, linens, china, environment, lighting, desserts, and, of course, that one special thing that is going to make guests want to come back to your next dinner party! Make...

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Brees Mantels

Brees Mantels


Posted By on Jul 10, 2014

Many of you have been asking about the rustic table from the Backyard BBQ.  Brees Mantels in Greenville, SC made this gorgeous rustic 10ft long table for us!  It was created out of antique barn wood.  I have used them for different projects around our house and they are fantastic!  They have designed and created  built in bookshelves, a mantel, and this table for me.  Here are a couple of pictures of their different projects.  If you...

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