ENTERTAINING

A Spotify Playlist for Parties: Summer Swept

A Spotify Playlist for Parties: Summer Swept

  by Anna Liesemeyer

I am a firm believer that music can make or break a good party experience. Music can really set the tone and atmosphere for an event, so we chose a selection of songs that have a laid back, fun, and chill summer vibe. From Band of Horses, [...]

Tags: entertaining, decor and design, Music, playlists, Spotify
5 Easy Pieces To Up Your Entertaining Game

5 Easy Pieces To Up Your Entertaining Game

  by Lauren Kaplan

There's truly nothing like entertaining outdoors when the weather gets warm and the days get longer. Whether you pride yourself on your fantastic cooking skills or, let's say, need to rely on store-bought dishes, outdoor entertaining is [...]

Tags: entertaining, jonathan adler, Kate Spade, Nambe, serving pieces, target, Universal Expert, west elm
Kentucky Derby Party Ideas Round Up

Kentucky Derby Party Ideas Round Up

  by Jennifer Sbranti

No matter where you live, the Kentucky Derby is such a fun excuse to celebrate! From chic Southern garden parties to wild and crazy “Infield” inspired get-togethers, the Derby also happens to be one of the most versatile themes around. [...]

Tags: entertaining, cocktails, drinks, food, Garden & Gun, hostess with the mostess, HWTM, I'm a Yamer, Kentucky Derby, parties, party ideas, Southern Belle, Style Me Pretty, theme parties
Live In Style, a la Rachel Zoe

Live In Style, a la Rachel Zoe

  by Lauren Kaplan

By now it’s clear that Rachel Zoe is more than just a stylist. She’s a bananas designer, a style icon who kills it with every outfit and an A-list celeb who just makes. us. die. In her new book, Living In Style: Inspiration and [...]

Tags: entertaining, beauty, decor, Fashion, Living in Style: Inspiration and Advice for Everyday Glamour, rachel zoe, style, The Rachel Zoe Project, Travel & Leisure
Design Your Own “Domaine” With Nicole Richie’s Guide To Entertaining

Design Your Own “Domaine” With Nicole Richie’s Guide To Entertaining

  by Lauren Kaplan

It'll surprise you to find out that Nicole Richie hates the word bohemian. She said it herself, and then went on to describe the “relaxed and eclectic” vibe that she's infused into her newly updated backyard space. This information, [...]

Tags: entertaining, casual, Domaine, girl's night out, guide, Jeffrey Nimer, lifestyle, Moroccan, nicole richie, outdoor, sophistication, summer
Desserts You Know And Love, Remixed

Desserts You Know And Love, Remixed

  by Jillian Leslie

I love taking traditional desserts and giving them a unique spin. Here are three familiar recipes transformed into something new! Salted Caramel Pretzel Cupcakes: I absolutely love the combination of sweet and salty in these [...]

Tags: entertaining, catch my party, cookies, cupcake, desserts, jillian tohber leslie, s