Posted under: shabby chic



Party Palette: Rustic pink and brown dessert display

This amazing table setup by Love Every Detail inspired a rustic color palette of pinks and browns. There’s a sort of shabby chic feel to this picture (the ruffles, the wood, the lacy cake stands) and yet it’s pure glamour. Just beautiful! Photo, styling & desserts: Love Every Detail …

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Party Palette: All Things Pretty at the Confetti Fair

Party Palette: Rustic centerpiece

I adore a bouquet that looks like it came together on its own – you know what I mean? Like the flowers were just growing together in some picture-perfect field somewhere, and then they were just picked up and put on a table. I’m sure it takes a …

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Party Palette: Rustic color combination with pink and lavender #colorpalette

Party Palette: Pastel eyelet cookies

Thanks to Pinterest, I’ve seen about 90,000 photos of cookies (just in the past week, I bet!) and I think these are just the most feminine and sweet cookies I’ve ever seen. The pastel tones are absolutely lovely, and the eyelet detailing is just beyond pretty. …

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Party Palette: Pastel eyelet cookies in soft springtime tones #colorpalette

Vintage “Mommy and Me” Tea Birthday Party

This gorgeous shabby chic tea party was quite an exclusive birthday party! It had a guest list of two: the birthday girl and her mom, Aracely. Having an elaborate tea for two was a lovely alternative to a traditional birthday party – one that was …

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Vintage Tea Party for a little girl's birthday

Mermaid party: Kennedy is 1!

This mermaid theme first birthday party features a beautiful mixture of aqua and soft pastels, burlap, and seashells. I love the soft and feminine details – just perfect for a baby girl! The party was styled and photographed by Drew Bittel of DrewB Photography. Keep …

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Mermaid theme first birthday

{one pretty pin} Purple cupcake bunting

This is just the sweetest thing – tiny round bunting, strung between cupcakes on toothpicks. The mismatched patterns and the mismatched cupcake decorations make every detail special. And bonus points for being in purple, which is one of my favorite colors! Featured pin • Original source: The …

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Purple cupcakes with bunting

{one pretty pin} Mason jar drinking glasses

LOVE this idea for a party! Mason jar drink glasses, ready to go with paper straws and simple paper tags for guests to write their names. The charming little poem written on the chalkboard is the perfect finishing touch: Here’s your glass for the night. …

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Mason jar drinks with DIY name tags - a great idea for parties!

{one pretty pin} Summery DIY party banner

I think this easy breezy fabric banner is just the most charming thing! It’s a little bit of DIY decor that I found in a pretty wedding on Ruffled Blog. Made of twine and mismatched fabric that was cut with scalloped pinking shears, it would be a …

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Cute DIY fabric party banner

Shabby chic bridal shower

This bridal shower was thrown by Mercedes Papalia of Darling & Daisy for her best friend, Lauren. (How lucky to have a best friend who’s also an event designer and dessert chef, who can throw you a party this lovely!) The shabby chic style shower featured a mix …

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Shabby chic bridal shower

Sunflower cupcakes

These cheerful sunflower cupcakes just make me smile! Especially because the cupcakes are lemon flavor – yum. The homemade cupcakes are simply but beautifully decorated using royal icing and mini Oreo cookies. (Using mini Oreos instead of full size is a great idea, since a …

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Sunflower cupcakes