Favorite Things Party: How to Host & Gift Exchange Ideas. It was a party that turned out to be so much fun, that's it's now an annual tradition!
After planning my son's "Woodland Friends Birthday Party," I immediately started thinking about planning another, and the Favorite Things Party was born.
------> Stop right here if you need a free party planning checklist, and download it HERE! Then come back and check out how I host a Favorite Things shindig...
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Burger Bar Ideas: Toppings ideas and a food bar that you and your guests will love at your next party! Plus, a free "Burger Bar" printable download for your table!
Burger Bar Ideas
A burger bar has been a food bar on my "wish list" for hosting for quite some time.
So when my cheeseburger...
This Pop-Up Dinner Party idea is one of the most fun outdoor party ideas to date! Keeping the decor minimal and classy is an easy way to host your friends this Summer.
Now that warmer weather is here, it's time to schedule those parties, especially outdoor parties.
All things here on Fantabulosity, are about keeping it "simple," affordable, and adorable. This "Pop-Up" Outdoor Dinner Party, may just be the first event that you want to host this year.
Pop-Up Dinner Party
Simple Party Ideas:
Don't go overboard with "planning." You may just be surprised how well a tablescape comes together using the items...
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Food and drink bars are my JAM, so I’m a bit tickled to share the, "You’ve Warmed my Heart,” Coffee Bar with you, that I styled for Coffee-Mate®. For YEARS, I’ve wanted to design a coffee bar for a party, and this was the perfect opportunity to have my gal pals over for small talk and java.
I had mentioned to the girls, that we would be having a coffee bar, but didn’t tell them what all I had planned. I like...
Favorite Party Supplies Online: An unboxing video showing you all of the cute goodies from my favorite online party supply store for baking, decorating, gift giving and more!
Scroll down to see the video! But first, pro-tips that you don't want to miss!
Party Supplies Online
If you read my post, "Favorite Websites for Party Supplies", then you saw that Shop Sweet Lulu was #1.
But it's not only my favorite store for party supplies, but it's also one of my favorites to visit and shop at when I need something super cute for gift giving, baking, special occasions, etc.
From adorable food packaging to...
This post has been sponsored by Kraft Foods. All thoughts and opinions are my own. It's Hot Dog Bar Toppings and Ideas for Your Next Party!
Words cannot express how badly I have wanted to style a party at my parent's farm, and last week... that dream came true, styling my, “Franks & Friends” Hot Dog Bar.
Food bars are one of my favorites to style for a party, so I knew this was a MUST.
"Franks & Friends" Hot Dog Bar
Now, if I had to guess, my parents will look at these photos and say something along the lines of,
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Hooray a Summer Soiree! An outdoor party that can be easily recreated, and it's full of easy tips and tricks for decorations and recipes.
Hooray a Summer Soiree!
If you saw my sneak peek of this summer soiree the other day, then you saw my biggest party styling secret EVER: What I actually use for a backdrop for almost every single one of my parties.
I also filled you in on a quick and easy party appetizer recipe that I created using pre-made ingredients....
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Summer Soiree Sneak Peek: Hosting a summer soiree doesn't have to be as complicated as it sounds. Creating easy appetizers and serving guest pleasing drinks is key!
Friends, I have been wanting to style a soiree for some time now, and it's finally here! The vision of navy, coral, and gold together sounded like a heavenly mix of colors, and I can't wait to see it all together.
"Hooray It's a Summer Soiree" Sneak Peek
Today, I'm showing you a sneak peek at what...
Mini Cake Idea + Tutorial: For Birthdays, Favors & Place Settings. Making individual mini cakes is an adorable idea AND so easy for almost anyone to make!
Easy Mini Cakes
So I have this little donut pan, and it's the cutest little thing. I use it for multiple recipes, just to add a different shape, for bite-size fun. The other day while staring at a cake mix in my pantry, I thought it would be incredibly fun to make little cake donuts as a surprise for my kiddos.
When the cake "donuts," finished baking, I stared at them for a minute. How...
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Backyard BBQ Party Ideas: An evening spent outside with your closest gal pals, eating delicious food, and soaking up good-times, may be exactly what you've been looking for!
Summer Backyard Bash for the Girls
Ahhh, I can feel it! The air is breezy and the temperatures are warming up. It's my favorite time of the year for impromptu gatherings at our home on the weekends, and for grilling and spending time with family and friends. For a gal who loves to...
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A Sweet Confetti Fiesta Theme Party: A cheery fiesta, featuring pastels and adorable accents to style, design, and inspire your own party!
A Sweet Confetti Fiesta Theme Party
One of my favorite party styling characteristics, is to design a popular theme, using colors, patterns, and other decor that's "out of the box." So when I started to plan the details of this fiesta party, I immediately gravitated towards some of my favorite colors!
Corals, pinks, pastels, and all the pretty things made an appearance in...
List of my Favorite Party Supplies Websites: A list websites that are always a "go-to," any time that I'm planning a party, or styling a party for a brand.
I'm a "routine," lovin' gal. So when it comes to shopping for party supplies for either my own parties or when styling parties for a brand, I have my "go-to," online party supplies stores that I frequent. I'm never disappointed and ALWAYS find something at these, that I love.
Favorite Party Supplies Websites
1. Shop Sweet Lulu
Weather it's balloons, favor bags, or cute food containers, I'm a sucker for Shop Sweet Lulu products. When...
Chocolate Fountain Bar Ideas: A Modern, Rustic, Pink Party Display - A dessert bar that's easy to style with pre-made desserts and a "help yourself," serving station.
Chocolate Fountain Bar Ideas
Welcome to part TWO of the "Our Love is Sizzlin' and Too Hot to Handle" Dinner Party feature! If you missed part one of the actual dinner party and how we used cast iron skillets EVERYWHERE for dinner that night, then you may want to head over there now and take a look: Cast Iron Dinner Party
But as I mentioned in that blog post, there was just too much of...
Cozy Tablescape + Girls : Getting the girls together for a day of shopping, while ending it by having them back at your house for pizza and a movie can be the ULTIMATE girl time that you’re looking for!
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Hosting a brunch has been on my party "wish list," for some time now. So when Starbucks® came out with the new Starbucks® Caffe Latte K-Cup® pods, I envisioned a beautiful green tablescape, BEGGING to be styled for a brunch party with the gals. I can't wait to show you how we styled the table and place settings,...
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Chocolate is my favorite meal of the day.
That's ok, right? Since chocolate plays a daily part of my life, I couldn't wait to style a chocolate party, that could be inspiration for ANY type of party that you may want to host.
Godiva has an INCREDIBLE selection of chocolate to choose from, so I knew that Godiva.com was my first stop when planning what...
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Whimsical Purple Passion Party Tablescape: A gorgeous way to close out Summer, and introduce the Fall colors for any party you style this season!
As you probably saw over on Instagram and Facebook this week, I gave you a little sneak peek of this Whimsical Purple Passion Tablescape that I styled this week. I've been wanting to style a party using IZZE Sparkling Water for so long. The bright colors, and the classy look of the bottle, make styling any party so much easier!
I decided to use the IZZE bottles as...
Bagel Bar Cart: An adorable way to serve breakfast for house guests, or for a brunch/breakfast party. So easy too!
You know how every Saturday morning around the Burgess household usually involves houseguests, casual business meetings, and BIG breakfast shindigs?? Well recently for an extremely busy weekend here, I thought creating a bagel bar cart would be scrumptious, super easy, and pretty darn cute.
Bagel Bar Cart For Brunch Houseguests
When it comes to food bars, I like setting up a variety of flavors and different options guests can choose from.
With something like bagels, the variety can consist of savory and sweet...
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Summer Cocktails for a Crowd: With only a FEW ingredients, you can have a big batch of Summer cocktails ready for any party or crowd!
I think I've found my new "go-to," for preparing cocktails for any event. I wasn't quite sure what the Alizé brand really consisted of, until I gave a it a try and immediately became hooked. We all know life is busy enough, so when you're trying to plan a party or even just host a gathering, coming up with drink recipes...
Favorite Things Party: "In Bloom" | The ULTIMATE girls night party you have to host this year.
It's come and gone, and the Favorite Things Party for 2016 is in the books. With a month of preparation, color coordinating, drink experimenting, and other pretty little details... the party turned out exactly like I had hoped.
Favorite Things Party "In Bloom"
It all started with the "wow," factor that I wanted to create this year. The invitation. If you missed the post highlighting how and what I hand-delivered to my guests this year, you can see all the pretty details here!
The party was...