Down, Set, Party!

You’ve placed your bets, made your fantasy picks and donned your team colors. It’s almost time to fire up the grill and arrange the perfect couch-to-TV distance for optimal Super Bowl viewing. Or Super Bowl commercial viewing. It’s all about perception, really. But seriously, have you heard about this year’s halftime show? Regardless, we hope […]

Celebrate Everything! Thanks, Darcy Miller

We’re taking a cue from Darcy Miller to celebrate everything — especially a recommendation from the party planner extraordinaire herself. Founding editor of Martha Stewart Weddings, Darcy Miller’s recent book release, Celebrate Everything! Fun Ideas to Bring Your Parties to Life, is filled with fabulous party planning tips, stories and inspirations. Not to mention a few ForYourParty […]

Designer of the Month: November

Jenna, Graphic Designer ¡Hola! Me llamo Jenna. I’m a “Sconnie girl” (from Wisconsin) who is still fairly new to the city. I moved to Chicago from Wisconsin last year to start my job as a Graphic Designer at Foryourparty.com. I went to college at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh where I studied Graphic Design and Spanish. […]

Hometown Love Story

‘Tis the season for love, laughter and happily ever after. Wedding season is a great time of year to reconnect with friends and family while celebrating the ones you love and care for.  Fancy dresses, ties, high heels and smiles fill the room while the bride and groom’s closest friends and family witness the beginning […]

Mimosa Bridal Brunch

We love our weekends! Even more, we love weekend brunches. Best of all, we love bridal Mimosa brunches. Brunch is a great time to enjoy good food in the company of great friends. Think weekend morning: your favorite people, delicious finger food, light cocktails, flowers and lots of light and laughter. Top it with some […]

Entertaining at Home with Style

Entertaining is a great way to show your style and social skills in the comfort of your own home. There are many articles on stocking up a home bar and most of them will give you great advice on the furniture (think bar cart) or what liquor you should stock up on but we wanted […]

Ella’s Fall-in-Love Wedding

We’re thrilled to post about the wedding of one of our very own designers here at ForYourParty.com! Ella and Aaron got hitched this fall and the photos are finally in : ) Back near her hometown of Victor, New York, they wed in the great big beautiful park Mendon Ponds. Weather was predicted cold and […]

Choosing the perfect Holiday cocktail

Just because Christmas is tomorrow doesn’t mean it’s too late to choose a signature cocktail! Whether you have a sweet tooth, need some spice, or enjoy a hint of peppermint, we’ve got the perfect holiday cocktail to liven your ‘spirits’ this season. Peppermint White Christmas Let’s start out slow with this simple, easy, and light […]

Valentine’s Day Brunch

Here’s a little something to put you in the Valentine’s Day mood! Ditch the boys and have a day full of your best girlfriends. This perfectly pink and gold themed brunch is one of the most adorable ideas for a Valentine’s Day party we’ve seen, so we’re taking notes. Plan your own ‘Galentine’s Day’ brunch […]

Annie and Richard’s DC Wedding

Photography: Michael Moss Photography | Design & Coordination: Magnolia Bluebird Design & Events | Ceremony Venue: St. Peters Church, Capitol Hill | Reception Venue & Food and Beverage: The Four Seasons Washington, D.C. | Florals: EDGE Floral | Lighting: FROST Lighting | Rentals: DC Rental | Hair: Julie Eppard | Makeup: Carl Ray | Calligraphy: Just Write Studios