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Feb 15, 2013

Oscar 2013 Party Ideas: Part I {Red Carpet Prediction Guessing Game FREE Printable}

I don’t know about you, but the Oscars have always been one of my favorite awards show.  There is something about the glitz and glamour that has me counting down the hours until all of the artists hit the red carpet. I love how it is also an opportunity to finally see some of the other artists that contribute to the production of a movie. Since I’m so jazzed up about  the Oscars, I’m sharing…
Feb 07, 2013

A Package of Valentine’s Day Goodies {Meringue Kisses Recipe, Win a Copy Sweet Designs, Valentine’s Day Check-List and Free Printable}

Valentine’s Day is next Thursday and we thought we’d share a little love. We have lots of fun Valentine’s Day sweet ideas for the blog today.  First up….Hyperion has offered a copy of my book, Sweet Designs, to 10 lucky winners. The book is filled with 175 sweet recipes and crafty ideas to make throughout the year and there are plenty ideas for Valentine’s Day!  You can get a peek at the book…
Sep 21, 2011

A Collection for a Cure Guest Feature {+ Free Printables to Promote Awareness}

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
On Sunday, my sons and I were strolling through Central Park and saw hundreds of people running in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. For those who don’t know, the Susan G. Komen Foundation was started by Susan’s younger sister Nancy G. Brinker. Susan was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1977 at the age of 33 years old.  As Susan was losing her battle with cancer, she realized she didn’t know enough about…
Apr 18, 2012

Free Kentucky Derby Printables

As we mentioned this morning, we are sharing FREE Kentucky Derby printables from Mirabelle Creations. All you need now is a little mint julep, a fantastic hat, and some good friends. Oh..and of course, some SWEETS! What do you do to celebrate The Kentucky Derby?  We would love to see your Kentucky Derby dessert tables!    …
Nov 12, 2010

New (& Free) DIY Holiday Printables from West Elm!

By: Amy Atlas, in DIY and Templates, Great Finds
I’m really excited to share with you brand new exciting news from West Elm.  Just in time for the holidays, West Elm has created FREE diy entertaining and gifting downloads and templates for holiday entertaining. This is West Elm’s first foray on the download printable scene and there are some really cute options.  You can download recipe cards, menus, gift tags, invitations, placecards, and more.  Choose from an animal suite {see above}, botanical suite, snowflake…
Jun 01, 2013

Fourth of July Party Printables

By: Amy Atlas, in DIY and Templates, Swag
FREE Fourth of July Party Printables July_4th_Sign July_4th_Printable_Menu Jully_4th_Invitation July_4th_Banner july-4th-banner—liberty-plaid July_4th_Dessert_Labels July_4th_Party_Circles            …
Apr 11, 2011

Pinwheel Printables

By: Amy Atlas, in DIY and Templates, Great Finds, Kids
If you were here this morning, then you were able to see the fun pinwheel guest feature from Joanne of Oh Goodie Designs.  Joanne was kind enough to share a free pinwheel printable for you all to use.  Click on the pictures above and go ahead and create your pinwheels! Looking for more pinwheel inspiration?  Click here, here, and here for more pinwheel posts.…
Feb 20, 2013

Countdown to Oscars: Who Will Win?

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, DIY and Templates
We are back with another fun game for your Oscar soiree. We shared our fun Name That Artist game yesterday and have shared some more fun Oscar ideas and free printables here and here. Now we’re back with a custom 2013 Academy Awards Ballot. Like the printables we’ve already shared, we designed the Oscar Ballot in black and white with an old Hollywood glam motif. Double click here to print out the printable and hand…
Feb 19, 2013

Countdown to Oscars: Name That Artist

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, DIY and Templates
We’re back with more fun Oscar game and FREE printables. If you missed it, head over to here and here for Oscar Movie Mixology recipes/recommendations, Favorite Film Flags, and our Red Carpet Guessing Game. Now for another fun Oscar party game…Who doesn’t love the game Taboo? If you are not familiar, it is a word-guessing game with the objective for the player to prompt his/her partner to guess the word on the card without using…
Feb 15, 2013

Academy Award Cocktail Bar – Oscar Movie Mixology

We’re back with Part II of our Oscar 2013 Party glam posts. If you missed part I, be sure to click here for our Red Carpet Guessing Game. On to the drinks. Whenever I’m throwing a party, I always greet my guests with a drink. You can have a lot of fun “dressing” up your drinks for the Oscars. A simple gold gift wrap paper “cuff” glammed up the plain glasses above, while movie tickets…
Jan 30, 2013

Ad-Bowl Scorecard Game for 2015 SuperBowl

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, DIY and Templates
Yesterday, we showed our version of the ANTI-SUPERBOWL party. For many, the Superbowl is ALL about the commercial breaks. We loved the Honda Matthew “Bueller” Broderick ad last year. What will the winner ad be this year? So we came up with a fun AdBowl activity for you all to do with your guests… Here is a fun activity for those who are looking forward to the commercial breaks. Add this AdBowl game to your…
Jan 24, 2013

Courtly Love Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Valentine’s Day is approaching us quickly and we are loving this sweet Valentine’s Day party that was styled by Sofia from BistrotChic in Portugal for her daughter and friends. The style of this party was a throw back to the original spirit of Valentine – l’amour courtois – a European expression of pure love and admiration that flourished in medieval times. The expression of love was offered by presenting flowers, offering confectionery and writing greeting…
Jun 13, 2012

Super Dad Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Just in time for Father’s Day, we are featuring this Super Dad party from Jen of Sweeten Your Day Events. Jen used printables from Piggy Bank Parties for the main backdrop on the dessert table and cake design. She created the cityscape background by spray painting cardboard. Kryptonite is the one thing that weakens Superman and we LOVE how Jen used rock candy to create kryptonite which had tags saying, “shopping”, “dishes”, “laundry” and “vacuuming”.  …
May 23, 2012

Beachy Keen Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This beach party from Cris of Crissy’s Crafts is perfect for any beach lover. Cris styled this party for her husband’s birthday party. She shopped at home and used props from her living room to decorate the table. Free printable beach bag tags found on The House of Smiths were used as food tent cards, cupcake toppers and favors. Sweet and salty treats were combined on one table. For the sweet treats, there was salt…
Jan 09, 2012

Bella’s Brazilian Sweet Shop Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This sweet shop dessert table was sent to us by Bia from Bia Sampaio Photography.  Her dessert table designing friend, Andrea from The Dessert Fairy, styled this table for the 3rd birthday of Bia’s daughter, Bella. Andrea wanted to showcase Bella’s unique and youthful style and, in addition, add a touch of Brazilian nostalgia as a toast to Bia. What she came up with was a kaleidoscope of color and delight. The sweet treats included…
Sep 27, 2011

Colors of the Rainbow Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This sweet little party was sent to us by Virginie at That Cute Little Cake. Virginie fell in love with the idea of the rainbow cake. She decided on a rainbow theme for her daughter’s second birthday so she could make her that cake.  She went with a softer palette switching out the red for pink. With the exception of the rainbow cupcake topper which was a free printable from Tom Kat Studio, Virginie designed…
Aug 31, 2011

Hello Kitty Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This featured submission from Linette of PaperGlitter is one that evokes many childhood memories for me. I loved Hello Kitty as a kid and I still remember my Hello Kitty erasers and jewelry chest.  Hello Kitty has been in the states since around 1976 and yet the brand is still timeless.  How many of you had something with Hello Kitty on it? Apparently, Linette’s daughter also is a Hello Kitty lover so Linette created a…
Aug 18, 2011

Back to School Roundup Part II

By: Amy Atlas, in DIY and Templates, Kids
Photo Credits: 1) Ruled Paper Table Decor 2)  Ruler Wreath 3) Apple Oreo Pops in Pencil Vase 4) School Supply Cupcakes We are back today with some more Back to School inspiration.  Each year, I try to do something special with my boys to get them excited for school.  Whether it is baking cupcakes or crafting something to put on their backpacks, we always do something together that is creative and collaborative.  I love the…
Dec 17, 2010

Christmas Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are loving this Christmas guest dessert feature from Christina Nease of Celebrations at Home.  Christina created a fun, kid-friendly sweets table that would make any kid or adult feel like a kid in a candy store.  The milk doughnut snowman were inspired by this article from Better Homes and Gardens.  We’re totally smitten with them.  We also love the candy Christmas tree topiaries, the ice cream cone trees at the place settings, and the…
Nov 20, 2013

Gingerbread House Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We showed you a sneak peek yesterday of this adorable gingerbread party from Erin of Strawberry Mommycakes. We’re back now with the whole party so you may want to grab a hot cocoa and settle in for a toasty post. We love all of Erin’s colorful Gingerbread House Party Printables. All of the paper items from the trees to the gable boxes were custom made by Erin. How cute are those custom gable boxes?! Cute…