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10 Colorful Cocktails—Inspired by Pantone's Spring 2013 Palette

10 Colorful Cocktails—Inspired by Pantone's Spring 2013 Palette

  by Jennifer Sbranti

Two toast worthy things in my book: color and cocktails! And since I know a lot of you feel the same way —especially when it comes to PARTY TIME - I thought it would be fun to create a "buffet" of cocktail ideas inspired by the colors in [...]

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Valentine's Day DIY Decor for Your Love Filled Fiesta

Valentine's Day DIY Decor for Your Love Filled Fiesta

  by Katherine Fotinos

If you're gearing up to host a Valentine's Day love bash Thursday night, make sure your home is ready for the occasion. Play creative cupid with these easy and unique DIY decor ideas that'll have guests feeling the love as soon as they [...]

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It's Time to Throw a Great Game Day Party

It's Time to Throw a Great Game Day Party

  by Katherine Fotinos

Besides fabulous company, there are three things that make an awesome party, and we got them all covered for your Super Bowl bash this Sunday. Start off by revamping the main room with themed decor in scarlet and gold for San Francisco [...]

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Gold, Silver & Lots of Glitter: How to Host a Metallic Themed Party

Gold, Silver & Lots of Glitter: How to Host a Metallic Themed Party

  by Katherine Fotinos

This holiday season, be the host that shines by throwing a metallic themed party. Hostess with the Mostess suggests decorating the table using bronze colored dinnerware, lustrous golden cloth napkins, and an embellished center vase holding [...]

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A Nutcracker Suite Soiree

A Nutcracker Suite Soiree

  by Lauren Barth

I adore this pretty-in-pink Nutcracker Suite inspired party on Hostess With the Mostess. It's just so bright and festive and darling! It makes me want to do turns and twirls and wear a tutu! I also happen to have an unhealthy obsession [...]

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Hang Ten: A Retro Surf Party

Hang Ten: A Retro Surf Party

  by Lauren Barth

I'm having a bit of Hawaii withdrawal. I miss the sun, the surf, and the laid-back lifestyle. I want to lounge by the pool and sip mai tais, go to exotic restaurants for delicious meals, and try to master the stand-up paddle board in the [...]

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