New Year’s Eve Celebration with Society Social

Whether you’re hosting a party large or small, here are some last minute tips to ring in the New Year with style and ease!  Thank you to Society Social for featuring my New Year’s Eve Bar Cart and tips for hosting on The Social Diary blog. 1. It’s okay to keep the decorations simple. It’s easy to get carried…

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CHRISTMAS TABLESCAPE INSPIRATION

Christmas is 2 weeks away, y’all!  So exciting!  The halls are decked, and gifts have made their way under the tree.  If you are hosting, it’s also time to make sure you’re all set for your tablescape.  Here’s a look at my table and more inspiration as you prepare. Our Classic Christmas Mad for Plaid [Image via Home is…

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Eclectic Glam Condo Reveal: The Dining Room and Entertaining Area

A few months ago, Client L came to me with a common dilemma.  She and her boyfriend had just moved in together, and it was time to decide how to decorate their new place.  They had different styles, but both agreed it was time to make some decisions so they could get settled into their…

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Target’s New Home Decor Line, Project 62

Have you checked out Target’s new home decor line, Project 62?  Its chic, modern, affordable pieces are a dream for anyone on a budget, looking to finish a space.  “Target does it again.”  Here’s a look at the collection and some of my favorite pieces. SHOP MY FAVORITES I get commission for purchases or clicks made through…

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My Go To Vendors

I get a lot of questions about my favorite stores and vendors, so I thought I would add a page to my website with just that!  Behold my new Resources page.  It has a list of my current faves, and I plan to keep it updated as I discover new brands and embrace new trends.  Let me…

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Host Mother’s Day Brunch

Mother’s Day is Sunday, so I’m sharing a few ideas for those of you who may be hosting!  This is also a pretty look for a ladies luncheon, bridal shower, or baby shower.  My mom and I both love blue and white, so I went with that as the theme.  I wanted it to be…

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Kentucky Derby Party Checklist

It’s almost Derby day!  Yippee!  Once the hat and the dress are selected, it’s all about the cocktails, food, and decor.  Here are some suggestions! Cocktails The Mint Julep has been the traditional beverage of Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby for almost a century.  Here is the recipe they serve. The Old Forester Mint Julep 2 cups…

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Taco Tuesday: Cinco de Mayo Pink Lemonade Margarita Recipe

Happy [Taco] Tuesday!  What better time to talk Cinco de Mayo prep!  This pretty pink cocktail will be the perfect addition to your fiesta and is sure to become a summertime favorite. Pink Lemonade Margarita Ingredients: 1 (12 fl. oz.) can Minute Made Premium Pink Lemonade concentrate, thawed (can will be used to measure other…

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The AERIN Collection

You know I love my blue and white, so as you might guess, I’m loving the new AERIN Collection at Williams Sonoma.  It features tabletop items in beautiful patterns with a nod to coastal living – a winning combination in my book!  Here’s a peek at the collection as styled by Fashionable Hostess, Amanda, in a…

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Pretty Pastel Place Settings for Easter

Spending time with family and friends on Easter weekend is one of my favorite times of the year.  I always go home to Louisiana, which means lovely luncheons, pastels, pearls, AND… the best crawfish of the year!  Since Easter’s just around the corner, I thought I would share a pretty pastel place setting.  I wanted something…

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