This Summer, embrace scorching temperatures by hosting a luau party that's reminiscent of a tropical getaway. In our latest episode of Theme My Party, host Brandi Milloy shows you how to incorporate fresh flowers, tiki glassware, island-inspired foods, and other elements that'll have your guests behaving as though they're on vacation.
Who doesn't love throwing that unforgettable party? Get inspired to take it to the next level as we show you how to create the perfect theme for every occasion. We're excited for the remake of The Great Gatsby to hit theaters. On today's episode of Theme My Party, find out how to throw a Gatsby-scale party for a girl on a budget! From DIY glitter flutes to luxurious lemon cakes almost too pretty to eat, we're sharing tips to make sure your guests have a roaring good time. Watch the video, then keep reading for the recipes.
Throwing a Mad Men-inspired cocktail party? Then you'll want to tune in to this video for a little '60s inspiration. Watch Theme My Party host Brandi Milloy to learn how to set the mood just right, from the themed invitations and the inviting labels (who'll be able to resist Don Draper's old fashioned?) to vintage barware and colorful centerpieces. Your guests will be so charmed, they won't want to return to 2013!
Chances are, you'll be tuning in to watch the season premiere of Mad Men on April 7, so if you're getting together with friends for a viewing, why not take things to the next level with a Mad Men-inspired cocktail party? The fun begins, of course, at the bar, from Don's go-to cocktail to Betty Draper's drink of choice to a cocktail favorite that takes us to the tropics (and back in time).
Of course, it wouldn't be the swinging '60s without a throwback to the finger foods of that era. We'll show you how to re-create provisions like pigs in a blanket with a twist. Just wait until you see our take on the Jell-O mold!
Download the Mad Men cocktail party invitations, food flags and table cards seen in this video for free at Paper & Pigtails.
Special thanks to Kori Clark of Paper & Pigtails.