party time...balloons blown up to different sizes and just taped to the wall.

Balloons taped to a wall to resemble by bubbles. This would be awesome at a bridal shower or another kind of party with a champagne bar. Love this idea! Use pearlescent colors for an adult party and primary colors for a kids' party.

Balloon ice

A La Pinner~ Freeze Water Balloons--inexpensive and fun way to keep drinks cold! This was a great idea, mine were partially frozen and made awesome soooo cold water balloons when the drinks were gone at the end of the party! :D

One of the most creative and smart guest books :)

A birthday calendar guestbook is such a good idea – that way you already have everyones birthdays from both sides to start your new life.

Great idea!!

Party Crafts and Decorations

Number photo collage - for birthday or anniversary parties (Maybe just in the house for mom and dad's anniversary?

Lemonade ready to drink in mason jars great idea for cookouts. How did I not already think of this?!

pre-mixed cocktails in mason jars. I don't know that I would use mason jars, but having pre-mixed cocktails is a great idea.

Wrapping Paper Bow!! This makes me SO happy! I'm wrapping a present RIGHT NOW…

bows from leftover wrapping paper scraps! so easy, and much cheaper than buying bows.

Grilled cheese bar

How to Throw a Grilled Cheese Party

Luscious Sucre' King Cake - by mail! Boo-ya!

Sucré King Cake -- best cake ever! the only moist king cake you'll ever have!

The Art of Napkins : "How-To" for 5 distinctive folded napkins.

5 Stylish Ways To Fold Your Napkins

The Art of Napkins: 5 ways to create distinctive folded napkins that transform a table in minutes.

Emily Post's online Etiquette Encyclopedia. Brilliant.

Emily Post Etipedia --- Party Manners Never show up early (as in one hour and ten minutes early) to a dinner party.

Spring table settings.

5 Spring Table Setting Styles

A simple and classy table setting with touches of lace, and light pink had us swooning and wanting to see more! We love this simple decor with a touch a simple yet appropriate small bowl of fresh Spring eggs.

I think doing this in other peoples bathrooms would be hilarious

I'm totally doing this in other peoples bathrooms. It would be hilarious. this going to be my new hidden talent. Toilet Paper Origami Book Lockhart Lockhart Lockhart England - wouldn't it be fun to do this at a friends house on the sly just for fun?

The proper way to wrap a gift.

Wrapping with Lilly Pulitzer wrapping paper and party pompoms on top