I am so excited to share our Little Lamb’s Vintage Girl Birthday Party with you! It was certainly a labor of love with months of planning, crafting and painting involved. As well as so many generous and talented contributors! This is hands-down one of my favorite events to date. Filled with so many small details, I hope that my little daughter will look back some day and see how much love went into the planning her 4th Birthday for her…. Read more »

I finally took the plunge and remade my Grandmother’s dining room chairs. I inherited her dining table and 4 chairs years ago from the Grandmother I never met. She passed away when my Mother was young and I never felt right painting her dining set. But they were damaged and faded and they just sat in my garage, which is such a shame since they are such cute chairs. Well, with the discovery of Annie Sloan’s Chalk Paint gave me the… Read more »

Because you asked so nicely.. I’m sharing the fonts (free & paid for) I used to create our NEW Birthday “All About Me” Printable Chalkboard Sign that I shared on Facebook recently for all you DIYers! I know it may seem I’m giving away trade secrets here – many designers wont share their font, but I wouldn’t be where I am today If someone hadn’t shared with me. Plus, I know some of you hardcore DIYer will find a way and… Read more »

When I sit down to Thanksgiving Dinner this year I know what I will Be Thankful for; I am thankful that I get the opportunity to do what I love (party designs) and mostly I am thankful for my family. I cannot imagine my life without my family!… can you? Can you imagine growing up with no parents?! This year, when I count my blessings I want to think of the less fortunate. What small thing could I do to… Read more »

Today is my sweet daughter Annabelle and my 3rd & 30th birthday! She was the best birthday gift I ever recieved! So to celebrate and thank all my fans and customers for making it possible for me to stay home and raise my children, we’re hosting a giveaway! Win items that will be featured at our Sugar and Spice 3 & 30 Birthday Brunch! One lucky winner will recieve the following that will be featured at our party: Itsy Belle’s “Sugar and… Read more »

Okay.. so I think I am in love! I just purchased these square Martha Stewart cake stands from Macy’s online last weekend and I couldn’t wait to use them! I purchased them on sale and used a Macy’s coupon code for an additional 20% off.  They are classic and stack able (round also available) which makes them so versatile. You never need to purchase a different piece to fit your event theme when you have these on hand!   And the best news… they’re still on SALE!!!… Read more »

Thank you so much for everyone who entered our Grand Opening Giveaway and for all the well wishes on our new shop! I am so excited to have you all as followers!  So that said… without further adieu…the winner is: #31 Marissa who commented: “The vintage truck one is ADORABLE & my most favorite!! If I had a girl I would pick the the Garden Fairy one…so precious! They are all tres cute! You are so talented Christy!!! I love your work… Read more »