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Fun at 50! Surprise Birthday Ideas

If you’re in charge of planning a 50th surprise birthday party for someone special in your life, you might be wondering where to start. Themes & Things First of all, turning 50 can be a sensitive topic, so while the odd age-related gag may be unavoidable, it would probably be best not to make too [… Read More]

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Fab Surprise 40th Birthday Ideas

Turning 40 is a big deal! I know, because that’s my next one (over three years away yet, though). The good news is there are plenty of surprise party ideas to help make the most of this milestone. Not surprisingly, many of the themes I’ve come across involve turning the clock back. A 70s-themed disco, [… Read More]

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SURPRISE! You’re 30 Today

I remember the day I turned thirty really clearly. I worked in an office then, and had decided to tell no-one about my birthday. As Jacqueline points out in her 30th Birthday Planning guide, leaving the twenties behind can be a little bit traumatic! On the day itself, I tried to sneak in as quietly [… Read More]

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Timeless Elegance with Damask

I mentioned damask as part of yesterday’s vintage wedding post, so today I’m going to focus on damask as a theme in its own right. The History of Damask The word comes from the Syrian city of Damascus, a huge weaving centre in the Middle Ages, and an important part of the Silk Road. Damask [… Read More]

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It’s Playtime! Bridal Shower Games

Bridal showers are nothing without the games, whether you prefer to play it safe or explore risky territory. Here are just a few that I came across: The Ingredient Game Many bridal showers are quite traditional, with gifts based around the old-fashioned idea of a wife’s role as a home-builder. The Ingredient Game tests guests’ [… Read More]

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Want to Dress Up Your Wedding Invitations? Polka Dots and Little Flowers Rule!

I love dressing up envelopes with interesting stickers! Here are some of my favorite wedding envelope seals… A gray and silver polka dot square bride and groom monogram sticker is oh so sweet! Share and Enjoy:

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It’s All About Damask for Weddings…

Lately I’ve been going damask crazy.  I want to see patterns in every color!  Below are some of my favorite damask creations to date… First, a few “Save the Date” postcards… Share and Enjoy:

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