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15 Steps to Plan Your Quinceañera

| Industry Insight

In Latin culture, a quinceañera is a celebration of a girl’s fifteenth birthday. Similar to a sweet sixteen or debutante coming out party, your quinceañera party marks your transformation from a girl to a woman – and takes months of planning! Here are fifteen steps to help you on your...

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Hosting an At-Home Oscars Party

| Industry Insight

The Academy Awards – perhaps better known as the Oscars – air this Sunday, February 24. Sorry to spit in your champagne, but if you haven’t received your gilded invitation by now, you’re probably not going to. But this is a good thing. It is! Why? Because now you can...

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Throwing Parties for Adult Birthdays

| Industry Insight

Adulting isn’t always fun. Sure, we can stay up past our self-imposed bedtimes and eat candy for dinner, but we have, ugh, responsibilities. For this reason alone, it’s important – nay, necessary – to celebrate all of life’s milestones, even ones that don’t end in “0”. Lucky for you, we’ve...

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How to Deliver an Epic Maid of Honor Speech

| Weddings

You’re in a pickle. How do we know? Because you wouldn’t be here if you had everything figured out. What is this particular pickle? It’s obvious. From planning the bridal shower to overseeing all operations including the florist and the fondue fountain – and let’s not forget about that bomb...

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Rules of Engagement (Party Etiquette)

| Industry Insight

First comes love. Then comes…the engagement party. What, you didn’t think it was marriage already, did you? One of the best things to look forward to as an engaged couple is the engagement party, and no matter how many you may have attended at this point, you might have some...

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Merry Friendsmas

| Industry Insight

Every year, people all over the world face the same predicament: what to do with that weird, timeless time between Christmas and New Years? Or if you’re a holiday junkie and suffer from the depression that inevitably follows the festivities, it can feel like a long stretch from New Years...

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Hosting Your Company Party this Holiday Season

| Events

Mixed with the sounds of silver bells this season are phone calls, email alerts, and a dozen voicemails you’ve been meaning to answer. You’re revered as the most organized person in the office, crossing tasks off your to-do list and checking it twice; it’s no surprise you’ve been elected to...

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Your Simple Guide to Tableware and Flatware

| Products, Weddings

You and your bridal party aren’t the only ones who will be dressed to the nines at your wedding–your tables will need to be looking their best, too! Once you’ve chosen your linens (check out linen options here), the next step is choosing your tableware and flatware. As you’ve likely...

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