GLITTER & TREATS | We Survived the Mayan Apocalypse! Let’s Celebrate by Inhaling Macarons and Champagne (Plus: How To Make Neon Glassware!)

Whoever’s noticed that this is NYE party inspiration, and that it’s Christmas Eve right now – you are right.  But srsly; nobody should still be trying to pull together a holiday party at this hour and from scratch.  Not to mention holding a Christmas party on Christmas Eve is like holding a wedding over Thanksgiving weekend.  You are not an animal.

Aright.  Let’s get serious.  Because I have some lovely + glitzy + tasty inspiration for your New Year’s Eve party celebration thing.  If you’re having one of those.  And if you are, and you live in Colorado, which is where we’ll be on New Year’s Eve – I love your shoes!  You look really nice today.   Oh so I hear you’re having a NYE party, is that right?  I just so happen to be in the area that night, we should talk…  {Continue reading…}

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BLOGGISTAS | Best of Ombre Inspiration: Then and Now and Weddings! | Guest Post by Andrea Gray Harper… plus Bambino Strikes Again.


As we continue to review Bloggista applications (if you haven’t heard from us yet, please don’t fret, it’s taking us LIKE FOREVS to get through them and decide. you kind of all hit us with all of your best shots, rendering it painfully difficult to make quick, easy decisions. which likely means that about five times as many Bloggistas as once planned will actually get a LET’S-DO-THIS from TKB. a good thing?  methinks…)

… Like WHOA.  Tangent in the premiere paragraph, eh Alison?  My affliction is growing worse by the hour.  Here, let me get back on track…

As I was saying, I’m truly overjoyed about this particular Wednesday afternoon, and mind you I’m saying that while trying to survive from inside the thickest and most aggressive cloud of puppy gas ever documented by man.  So, why the transcendant excitement, despite these hardships?  Because today is the day I get to introduce to you our newest Bloggista and DIY Contributor.  Huzzah and mitzvahs!  Her name is Andrea Gray Harper, and she’s the talent behind AGH Event Maker.  And the inspiration she sent me a couple weeks back for her very first introductory post pretty much blew my BRAINS OUT.   {Continue reading…}

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