Holiday Entertaining Ideas from Your Favorite Movies! – Part 2

Who doesn’t love a great holiday movie? In addition to entertaining us they can also provide great inspiration for your next holiday party.  Check out some of my favorite holiday movie ideas, as well as the segments that just aired on "The Better Show." 3. Music – “Holiday Inn” and “White Christmas” are a veritable feast of amazing Bing Crosby jingles. Pre-program the iPod or do a little Pandora research ahead of time and everything will seem a lot cheerier! 4. Décor – Take a cue from “Christmas Vacation” and go cray cray on the lights and borrow some fun ideas from classic children’s movies “Elf,” “Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer” or “Frosty the Snowman.” “Elf” – Create a super clean and white color scheme with snowflakes and white garland. “Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer” or […]

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Holiday Entertaining Ideas from Your Favorite Movies! – Part 1

Who doesn’t love a great holiday movie? In addition to entertaining us, they can provide great inspiration for your next holiday party.  Check out some of my favorite holiday movie-inspired party tips, as well as the segment that just aired on “The Better Show” here. My Top Holiday Tips and the Movies that Inspired Them: 1. Food – More movies than you can imagine rocked the “alternative” holiday meal in multiple ways: Think the spaghetti in “Elf,” the peking duck in “A Christmas Story” or the old school presentation in “A Christmas Carol.” “Elf” – Serve Elf’s favorite, spaghetti with syrup. “A Christmas Story” – Try a Chinese buffet with chopsticks, miso soup and wontons. Decorate with Asian holiday ornaments. “Home Alone” – The kids will LOVE having pizza and an “all you can eat” sundae […]

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Etsy Inspiration – Dressed Up Invites

I love looking through Etsy.com for inspiration and I always find it! Looking for a simple way to personalize a greeting card or dress up the invites for your next event?  Use these ridiculously cute ‘prima pearls and crystals’ to add a little sparkle and a whole-lotta style! Find the Prima Pearls and Crystals here on Etsy!  

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No Plain T's Whimsical Creations

We wanted to take today to give a much deserved shout out to one of our favorite sellers on etsy.com. It’s no secret that we love the website to begin with, but when we also happen to make a friendly connection with one of the sellers, well, it just gets better. No Plain T’s, Designs by Heather, was nice enough to donate some of her fabulous creations to our Uncensored! event and we couldn’t be more thrilled! With her whimsical and colorful flower clusters, any Saturday morning t-shirt and jeans can be transformed into something out of the ordinary. These flowers pack a punch with their simplicity. We fell in love with the black and white flower pin (shown in the first image above). We think these pins would be […]

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Summer Camp Nostalgia..

We don’t think it is ever too early to start gearing up for summer, especially when we reside in Southern California, and the beaches have been 70 degrees and sunny all week long. When we stumbled across this delightful gem of a DIY project, we couldn’t wait to… 1)    Share it with you 2)    Throw an arts and crafts party 3)    Wear our creation all summer long It is the grown up version of the friendship bracelet—add some gold and a removable clasp and you’ve got nostalgia on a string. It’s easy, cheap, and fun to make, with the color options being absolutely endless. Thanks to the blog, www.honestlywtf.com, for these directions, pictures and overall brilliant idea! And here are the directions with pictures for aid… Cut 2 sets of […]

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Edible Easter Centerpieces!

Happy Easter! Look at these adorable DIY edible Easter centerpieces. I’m all about double duty – kill two birds with one stone. They’re fun, colorful, easy and affordable! Total EYE CANDY! Enjoy~!

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