Last year during awards season I created this photo booth backdrop for Postmark and then got so busy I never got a chance to share it. Since we’re in the thick of awards season here in LA (I can’t wait to tell you all about the W Magazine + Cadillac Golden Globes party I attended at Chateau Marmont the other night — and who I saw!) and the Oscars will be here before we know it, I figured better late than never, right?
Read on to see how to make this photo booth backdrop for your Oscars viewing party. Continue reading
We’ve looked at the Best Outfit Posts of 2013, now let’s take a peek at some favorite DIYSs of the year, starting with How To Make Turbans.
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It’s no secret I love a good soiree, so when Devon told me she wanted to host a Merry Glitzmas party to inspire others to host their own glitzy get-togethers this holiday season, I was in before she could say flamingos and glitter! How couldn’t I be when girly goodness and playful vintage glamour was on the agenda? Plus, we’d be sharing it all on Glitter Guide. Continue reading
Holiday season is nearly in full swing, with Thanksgiving in just two weeks! If you’d like to say thanks, literally, to your hosts for having you over for Thanksgiving, why not bake up these sweet alphabet cookies?
Remember last April when Olesya showed us how to make flower crowns? Well, a mere
six seven months later and we have a video!
Ever since I baked this piñata cake for Kaylee’s 7th birthday, I knew I wanted to make a pumpkin version for Halloween. Because the only thing better than candy on Halloween is candy tumbling out of a pumpkin piñata cake on Halloween. Continue reading
To add a dash of Gatsby whimsy to drinks at our white party — and to mimic the white paper parasols we had so much fun twirling — I fashioned DIY drink umbrellas. Because even cocktails — and mocktails — need accessories!
Last week, I had the pleasure of attending a lunch at my favorite LA restaurant, Cecconi’s, in honor of Black Halo’s 10-year anniversary. Here’a a peek at the scene, what I wore and how I fashioned a quick five-second DIY fashion fix as I was running out the door to meet Black Halo’s designer Laurel Berman and this bevy of beauties…
‘Tis the season for fabulous pool parties. And Fred Baby and I had just the excuse to host a pool party of our own: our Palm Springs housewarming!
Luckily, as a Skinnygirl Cocktails Insider, the cocktails (and popsicles!) were a cinch.
[Kristen, Dee, Sydne, Annette, me, Leah, Devon]
Read on for fun pool party ideas, decor tips and tricks, plus delicious food and drink recipes for making a splash at your pool party.
And, check out photos from our Slim Aarons-inspired pool party in Palm Springs!