Tag Archives: fringe

DIY :: Fringe Tassel Garland

It’s been almost two years since the team at CONFETTISYSTEM first wowed us with their dazzling creations, and since then their work has continued to be nothing short of magnificent. Though it’s always inspiring, I have to admit that I’ve been plain chicken to try my hand at crafting anything suggestive of their genius. Fatefully,… read more

DIY :: Age is just a number

Remember the photos we posted last week from Camille’s hubby’s birthday blowout? Well, we’re not ones to break a promise… so we’re back with the full instructional on how to recreate that tissue paper number sign you all keep asking about! Festive and bold, this craft was the perfect decorative element to hang above the fireplace and… read more


Is there really any question as to why we’re obsessing over Geronimo!? We’re pretty sure that these balloon troopers are the coolest thing around, and they’ve totally inspired countless decor ideas for future parties… anyone have a helium machine I can borrow? Follow the jump to peruse a few more of their amazing images, and… read more

{DIY} Fringed Cake Stand

When I set out to concept the perfect festive element for an upcoming fiesta-themed birthday bash, my rationale was simple: a cake makes a party, and a cake stand makes a cake! With this in mind we designed a cheerful and eye-catching 10″ cake stand made simply using a hat box and assorted ribbon &… read more

Beyond the Fringe…on coco+kelley!

Happy Friday, dearies! When creating this “fantasy,” I was inspired by shots of fluttering paper garlands and fringe-y tassels in the latest issue of Martha Stewart Weddings. Vivid shades of tangerine & papaya pop against pale peach and subtle grey…hop on over to coco+kelley to see the full fête come to life!… read more

Welcome to the Party

While brainstorming ideas for a fabulous entrance to one of my client’s parties today… I stumbled upon this. A stunning, can’t-take-your-eyes-off-it fringed wall created for Nanashi in Paris by the paper artistes at Confetti Systems. (See when our love affair began, here.) Can you imagine a more festive welcome? Makes me want to don some… read more

Paper Cuts

How did I only now discover the genius that is Ashley Meaders?! Sure, I’ve seen her work featured in some of my favorite parties around the blogosphere, but I hadn’t realized that all that craftiness was credited to one talented artiste. Hope you’re inspired by some of her most gorgeous creations: a romantically-lit canopy of… read more