Special Occasions

Gender Reveal Parties

Nowadays, more and more parents are opting to keep the gender of the baby a surprise, either until their gender reveal baby shower (which is gaining so much popularity) or until delivery. As much fun as it is to keep the baby’s gender a surprise to all, it makes gift giving and baby shower throwing a little bit tougher for family and friends. Without knowing [...]

Baby Showers

Wintertime is a perfect season as any to host a baby shower. Case in point, check out this gorgeous blue and white winter baby shower by Alchemy Fine Events.  The attention to detail was absolute perfection with beautiful details like white “snowball” baby’s breath, a Cocoa and Smores bar, and homemade eggnog. Guests felt cozy sitting on modern white outdoor lounge furniture decorated [...]

Weddings

Finding the perfect gift for your bridesmaids is really darn hard, especially if you want to give all of the girls the same gift (no favoritism!). Some common and popular bridesmaids gifts are monogrammed robes, initial pendant necklaces, and makeup bags, probably because they’re practical and universally liked. Instead of the usual, consider gifting stylish hand clutches to your bridesmaid besties. Not only can they [...]

Weddings

Oh, letterpress. How lovely art thou letterpress? The intricate placement of each letter form embossed on beautiful paper just melts our hearts. Just take a look at these gorgeous letterpress save the dates and you’ll know exactly what we mean. Although letterpress design has been around since the 15th century (thank you Johannes Gutenburg for inventing moveable type!), it still remains [...]

Bridal Showers

A black and white bridal shower is so sophisticated and modern. To add a bit of tradition and femininity, try incorporating lacey pieces into the whole black & white decor. We know what you’re thinking. Lace?? Isn’t that soooo old-fashioned? Well, today’s lace is definitely not your grandmother’s old-fashioned fancy schmancy lace. To make your lace decor more modern, look [...]

Bridal Showers

If you’re a friend or a mother of a soon-to-be blushing bride who loves modern design, take a look at this gorgeous sherbert-colored modern bridal shower for some inspiration and ideas. The decor was a mix of modern design with feminine touches, such as vintage milkglasses, ruffled pillows, and favors wrapped in lace. The color combinations of blush, coral, peach, [...]

Weddings

Move over white vanilla buttercream and make way for chocolate! We know, we know. You want the fairy tale {enter your favorite pastel color here) wedding of your dreams. But chocolate is actually one of the most beloved flavors for sweet tooths (teeth?). So why not consider a chocolate cake for your wedding? Not to mention that one of the [...]

Gender Reveal Parties

We’ve been getting a lot of requests lately for more gender reveal party inspirational ideas. It’s safe to say that gender reveal parties are one of today’s hottest party trends and are quickly replacing traditional baby showers. We like featuring parties with a bit of modern flair and since yellow & gray is such a popular color combination in modern party design, most of the [...]

Gender Reveal Parties

Lately, more and more parents have been throwing gender reveal parties in lieu of traditional baby showers. And who could blame them? Gender reveal parties are a blast! What a memorable way to celebrate the addition of a new member to the family. Finding out the sex of the baby is often a very exciting time not only for the [...]

Weddings

Another fabulous yellow and gray wedding! This destination wedding in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, is breathtakingly gorgeous. The modern yellow and gray color palette has been so popular lately but we never get tired of seeing it. The yellow and gray lovebirds decor was incorporated throughout the entire wedding. From tiny lovebird ornament party favors to vintage birdcage centerpieces, we can spend hours and [...]

Baby Showers

Shower the mommy-to-be with a chic baby shower. These modern baby shower invites from Minted are so fresh and unique. A more modern take on the traditional pink and blue baby shower colors is to use more gender-neutral, earthy colors like chartreuse, burnt orange and aqua blue. If the mommy-to-be choses to go with either pink or blue, consider more modern color combos like blush [...]

Weddings

The two things that draw the most “oohs “and “aahs” at a wedding? The beautiful bride walking down the aisle and…the cake! At most weddings, the cake is displayed on its own to draw attention to itself. And in a way, the type of cake that was chosen says something about the bride. The modern bride may opt for a modern cake [...]

Gender Reveal Parties

A gender reveal party is such a great alternative to a traditional baby shower. And they’re so much fun! It’s especially fun when the parents don’t know the gender of the baby either. Since it involves both mommy- and daddy-to-be, gender reveal parties are a great way to bring together all of your family and friends. Naturally, most gender reveal parties have a theme [...]