February 2013
Kendra’s Lingerie Shower | Dallas Event Planner
Last Fall we threw a French Boudoir themed lingerie shower (aka personal shower) for my sweet cousin Kendra. In the South, lingerie showers are as common as bridal showers but the inspiration is still quite limited online so I was excited for the challenge to come up with something unique. Photos courtesy of The Three Photography.       DÉCOR: I knew I wanted to use drawers on the food table as well as present a bedroom type look for the table and surrounding area. I raided my mom's house for shabby chic drawers and lined the inside with scrapbook [...]
Austin and Courtney Goolsby | McKinney Wedding | McKinney Wedding Coordinator
Boots, branches, burlap and a side of fried chicken and you've got the recipe for Austin and Courtney's fabulous upscale rustic wedding. The venue, formally an authentic textile cotton mill, was charming and vintage with cascading waterfalls, exposed brick and wood-beamed ceilings. Courtney wanted her wedding to be rustic and elegant but also wanted guests to have a good time. At the reception, most guests crowded the dance floor while others returned for seconds catered by Babe's Chicken. You can't go wrong when you're catering Babe's. You just can't. Courtney and her dad started off the party with their own [...]
Baby Headbands | Baby Shower Activity
I'm not a big "games" person, especially when it comes to baby showers. I prefer activities such as decorating onesies or writing prayers or scripture for the baby so when I saw this idea on Hostess with the Mostess I wanted to blog about it immediately so I would never forget. This particular baby shower was Paris themed and although the entire shower was simply adorable, I loved their activity the most(ess): making headbands for the baby! One of the hostesses actually made these bows ahead of time but depending on your guests, you could set out a picture or [...]