Girls Rooms: Barbie Mod & Barbie Vintage


Barbie’s Malibu Dream House designed by Jonathan Adler. The bedroom included pink, pink and more pink! I really like this hot pink etagere….and of course, the shoes!  I prefer a better selection : ) Sunburst mirror made with retro barbie dolls (Adler shown in the mirror).         1. Kelly Hot Pink Sleeper  …continue reading

It’s a Witches Tea Halloween Invitation


Last year I was planning on a Witches Tea for my girlfriends, but a broken foot, swine flu and an ear infection (all at the same time) put me under. I wrote this poem to use as the Witches Tea invitation and used the cool spooky graphic for the background. This image is originally from …continue reading

Play Kitchen Made From a Nightstand??


Really???? Could this be any cuter? An adorable shabby chic kitchenette created by the resourceful Mrs. Devore. Refurbishing a nightstand into a play kitchen is the ultimate in creativity. I love the shabby chic look. Doesn’t this put those plastic kitchens to shame? L.O.V. E. it. Here’s another nightstand kitchenette by Mrs. Devore…..  BEFORE AFTER …continue reading

Halloween Ideas


Kids’ Craft & Play Room


Fabulous design and colors for a quirky kids craft and play room with a adult flair! Margaret L. Norcott, Allied ASID of Milieu Design Group designed this room for the Atlanta Symphony Show House. I love the sophisticated color palette she used. Accent wall color Benjamin Moore Crowne Hill Yellow. Amy from Living Locurto shared …continue reading

Halloween Poem & Invitation


This is an invitation I came up with for my Bunco Halloween Witches Tea Party. Wording by me, Toni Roberts.

Classic Elegant Boy’s Nursery


Pure elegance for a little boy and a perfect room for a gender-neutral nursery! Soon-to-be mom Amy, expains her look: “#1… Classic {My style is all classic; I am a traditionalist so I was striving for a timeless and sweet look that could possibly lean towards gender-neutral.} #2…Serene and Calming {I want to enjoy the …continue reading

Smorgasbord of Boy Parties


Birthday party planner extraordinaire…the Fickle Pickle is quite clever!  A lot of imagination and hard work went into this birthday event. Check out her son’s Big Top party pics…     Three-Ring Circus Empty Favor Boxes (4) Party Supplies Fluffy Stuff Cotton Candy Small – Charms Co 200 Plastic Pit Balls for Play Tents: 4 …continue reading

Smorgasbord of Girl Parties


The red accents are perfect for this Hello Kitty party. Aren’t you loving the red polka dot mushroom? Bird from Bird Crafts designed this really darling party! She says, “This party was my take on a Tea Shoppe party inspired by a Hello Kitty theme.  It was an interesting party to design and style, as …continue reading

Sunshine 1st Birthday Party


Lindi Haws is quite clever. She created this sweet yellow and cream “sunshine” themed first year birthday party for her little girl Ella. She even had a playlist of sunshine songs. Lindi describes the party, “COLORS: an array of yellows and cream SETTING: my backyard patio DECORATIONS: guests were welcomed with a “come around back” …continue reading