Party Basics, Style Recipes and
Favorite Sources for Special Occasions

Earth Day Coasters

Earth Day Crudité

Earth Day Centerpieces

Children's Birthday Table

Champagne Cage Chairs

Mother's Day Tea Party

Mother's Day Tea

Mother's Day Flowers

Mother's Day Keepsake

Memorial Day Napkins

Summer Vacation Napkins

Photo © Ross Whitaker

Mother's Day Flowers

Vintage lady head vases from the 1950s are a charming way to say Happy Mother’s Day! Fill the shallow vases with your favorite spring flower: sweet pea, azalea, pansys and kumquats all make excellent, cheerful arrangements.


Vintage vases:

Tip: Refresh vases daily with clear water for longer lasting arrangements.