Style Guide: My Beach Day Basics

The sun is shining and the seagulls are singing (or more accurately, combing the beach for your sandy leftovers)–it’s summertime! You may have your swimsuit du jour squared away along with the perfect pair of sunnies, but the question remains: Are you really ready to hit the beach? In addition to my door side “go” […]

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Member Spotlight: Ace of Cakes

Thank you to everyone who shared photos of their birthday cakes in response to my Party Planning: Have Your Cake & Eat It Too blog! Since I promised you I would feature my favorite submissions this month, here are my top 5 picks… 1. I love the hand-painted roses on Abbey Warner‘s 21st birthday cake. […]

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Party Sequins: A Bottled Affair

Party planning is a lot like designing a party dress. Like a dress, a party must be made with the appropriate materials (menu, location, guest list), tailored to the occasion (theme) and topped off with the perfect finishing touches. I call these finishing touches, “party sequins.” Like a sequin, thoughtful decoration details add an unexpected […]

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DIY: Pretty Tissue Garland

Is there anything more feminine than ruffles, garlands and daintily folded tissue paper? Bows are a close contender, but the jury is still out. Regardless, as you know I am a big fan of simple DIY party decorations (lovingly known as “party sequins”), so when I stumbled upon LaurenConrad.com member Taylor Queen‘s photo submission with […]

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Tuesday Ten: Gifts for Dad

  Father’s Day is sneaking up fast! June 19th is less than two weeks away, which gives you just enough time to get creative and plan something special for your father. Whether it’s a homemade dinner or a thoughtful store-bought gift, just remember it’s really the thought that counts. Here are my top ten gift […]

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