archive: Color Palettes category


real party: modern houndstooth party

April 5, 2011

We were thrilled when photographer Julie Harrell sent over this really lovely houndstooth-inspired party she put together for her daughter’s second party.   We just love the design, colors and all of the handmade elements Julie created.  So creative and original. Julie designed the invitation (which is also available for download on her blog!). We think [...]


paper rainbow installation

March 31, 2011

We’ve been posting a lot about color and we were excited to hear from Janelle who was inspired by our recent rainbow posts and created this AMAZING crepe paper installation for a party. This alone would make the party!  See Janelle’s blog for the full details.  Thanks for sharing and we’re so happy you’ve found [...]


real party: beatle mania party!

March 29, 2011

We spotted this party over at one of our favorite party blogs – Hostess with the Mostess – and of course we had to share.  Suzanne of SHE PAPERIE + design created an unbelievably creative, clever and fun party and we’re happy to share it here. Everything from the invitations, to the photo booths to [...]



February 23, 2011

Have you heard? Rainbow is so hot right now – as evidenced by  Joslyn’s rad party featured yesterday and the abundance of rainbow cake that has hit the Internet. Bring on the color! No seriously, slather it on. [sources: You + Me Styling via Rue Magazine, colorful macarons, yarn packaging, summer popsicle picnic]


real party: red and aqua party

September 28, 2010

We adore this party that the lovely Calder Clark of Blue Moon Events put together for her son, Campbell’s, first birthday party.   We just love the classic, timeless look and feel of the party and photography (by Charlotte Elizabeth Photography). The party took place at Calder’s home and featured so many sweet Americana-inspired touches including [...]