Posts Categorized: Entertaining

Wine and cheese party


  What a clever idea for a wine and cheese party! I love the use of chalkboards to label each dish, and better yet, make suggestions for what wine pairs best with the food. It’s such a creative idea, and a fun way to personalize a party with friends at home.  What do you do… Read more »

Party lika Pippa


Now that we’re only a few days away from the release of Pippa Middleton’s Celebrate, I’d love to know: will you buy this book? I have to admit I’m pretty intrigued—I’ve checked out her family’s company blog Party Times (which Pippa is known to write) on more than one occasion, and I think all the… Read more »

Party Page: It’s in the details!


There are so many ways to make a celebration special, but I love the look of these photo backdrops above. Such a clever way to personalize your next soirée! Each one is a bold centerpiece next to the food and drink, and seems guaranteed to inspire reminiscing as guests come and go. What are some… Read more »

Cinco de Mayo v. Kentucky Derby


It’s a big question: with the Kentucky Derby and Cinco de Mayo falling on the same day this year, which one will you celebrate? I’m torn — I’m a margarita lover, but I also love big, colorful, floppy hats. The good news is that if you live in New York, the options are plentiful for… Read more »

DIY movie night


Is there anything better than a movie night in? Next time you plan one, take your cue from the big screen party above. The host (Camille Styles) didn’t let a single detail go by. From the authentic popcorn containers to the vintage movie poster decor, this rooftop party was a success from the start. I… Read more »