try adding bright, bold colors and patterns to the party decor
Brian Francis

Flower Power

Don’t forget about the lighting over your table -- think of it as just another opportunity to add a punch of color to the setting. For a touch of whimsy, felt flowers (from Pottery Barn Kids ) with wire stems are wrapped around this light fixture.

Hostess tip: If you have a flair for crafts, consider making your own felt flowers, or try swags of berries or flowing ribbons over your table setting.

New on the Web

Around The Web

Bold Style Calendar

Curtain Call

For affordable style in small spaces, think curtains. They can cover closets and shelves, conceal eyesores, and even... » See Full Calendar