Food/Drinks

Food/Drinks

Kick off your next party by serving miniature food pairs. Some of our favorite mini food pairs are grilled cheese + tomato soup and mini sliders + fries. Mini food pairs are so much fun to serve because they always end up becoming a conversation starter, not to mention they’re eye-catching and well….cute! Here are some of our favorite appetizer pairs, that could [...]

Food/Drinks

When most people think of wine, the colors that pop into their heads are typically red, white and maybe even pink. Well, not anymore! Introducing…orange wine! Orange wine is one of the newest and hottest trends in party food planning. Event planners are scouring the web for crates of this fantastical orange wine to serve at their next big dinner [...]

Wooden Modern Fruit Bowls

Food/Drinks

These stylish wooden fruit bowls by Belgian artist Helena Schepens are like works of art. The clean lines and simple shapes complement any modern home decor. And we’re loving the way the neutral colors really enhance the vibrancy of the displayed fruit. These would be absolutely fabulous on a dinner table for your next modern dinner party.

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Cake Trios

Food/Drinks

We’re loving the current cake trio trend that we’ve been spotting on weddings and events blogs. Instead of one tall 3-tier cake, create miniature cake masterpieces by separating the layers and displaying three individual single-tier cakes instead. We can even see cake trios replacing traditional 3-tier wedding cakes at modern weddings. One bride’s cake, one groom’s cake, and one joint couple’s cake [...]

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We’re head over heels in love with these alphabet paper cups by I Am Design. We love the beautiful, rounded sans-serif font (perfect for the modern party look!) and the subdued colors are so much prettier than the prime colors we see in so many cookie-cutter party supplies. These would be absolutely darling for a child’s birthday party, bridal/baby shower, wedding, or even a [...]

Ombre Cakes: Perfectly Purple

Food/Drinks

If you love purple, check out these gorgeous purple ombre cakes. Purple is a great color for creating that beautiful ombre look. Don’t limit yourself with purple, either. Incorporate blues and grays into your ombre cake for a different and unique look. To give your purple ombre cake a bit of “pop”, add some pretty green or deep fuschia flowers to your [...]

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Ombre Cakes: We’ve Got the Blues

Food/Drinks

We’ve got the blues. Blue ombre cakes, that is. If you hadn’t heard, ombre cakes are one of today’s hottest trends in modern cake design. The subtle gradation of color from dark to light has been captivating the creative minds of party designers and party goers alike. Blue makes an exceptionally beautiful color for that subtle ombre effect. From deep ocean blue to [...]

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Fruits and Veggies Buffet Table

Food/Drinks

Looking for a healthier alternative to a traditional candy buffet table? How about a fruits and veggies buffet table? We’re loving the fresh look of this fruits & veggies buffet table by Kristine Shin Designs. The green, orange and yellow color pallette brings a fresh and natural look to the fruits and veggies table. The set up for a fruits and [...]

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Ombre Cakes: Green with Envy

Food/Drinks

We’re back with more modern ombre cakes. This time, we’d like to share with you our favorite GREEN ombre cakes! In case you missed our previous postings, check out our featured pink, yellow, and orange ombre cakes. Green is the new blue! Traditionally, blue was the color of choice for hosting boy baby showers and boy birthday parties.  Nowadays, green is the IT [...]

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Ombre Cakes: Orange You Happy

Food/Drinks

Do you love these orange ombre cakes as much as we do? The subdued shades of orange, like burnt sienna and coral, are pure bliss. Something about the way the orange colors blend together and fade out reminds us of a beautiful sunset. Instead of planning a girl baby shower or princess party in all-out pink, try a more modern approach and [...]

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Ombre Cakes: Mellow Yellow

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We’ve been following the ombre trend lately and have been smitten by all of the gorgeous modern ombre cakes in every color imaginable. So last week, we featured our favorite pink ombre cakes. In today’s post, we’d like to share our favorite ombre cakes in yellow. Yellow ombre cakes are just pure joy. Yellow adds such a wonderful burst of energy and completely [...]

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Ombre Cakes: Pretty In Pink

Food/Drinks

Recently, wedding blogs have been swooning over ombre cakes. Just as history always repeats itself, ombre cakes have yet again made a comeback since the days of Gwen Stefani and her symbolic pink ombre wedding dress. Ombre cakes can come in all different colors, from pink to green to even gray. The subtle gradation of light to dark (or dark to light) completely draws your eye and creates such [...]

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Hello, Cupcake!

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The cupcake trend has been totally sweeping the nation over the past few years. Why all the commotion over tiny, minature bite-sized cakes? Check out these fabulous cupcake creations and you’ll soon see why everyone is swooning over cupcakes. From top L to bottom R: 1. Modern Flower Cupcakes:  The pale pink, white and berry fondant accents are just so pretty. We’re especially [...]

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Food/Drinks

We simply can’t get enough of this gorgeous dessert table from Shauna Younge Dessert Tables. The purple and gray color palette is so elegant yet so modern. Everything is placed “just so”, from the fabulous macaroon towers and homemade marshmallows to the perfectly frosted mini vanilla cupcakes. And we’re loving the unique paper bunting using pretty geometric shapes, instead of the traditional triangles. Read all [...]