DIY Wandmaking 101 – This wand’s magic is in it’s secret!

Miss Party Wizarding Wands

Well, with Pottermania Invasion upon us once more, Miss Party figures there’s probably a few witches and wizards that could do with a new wand or maybe their first wand. The fun part of this project is seeing an amazingly authentic-looking, ‘wooden’ wand develop from a single piece of ordinary paper, but the very best […]

“GLAM Your Glass!” Station, Part 2 – Guests bling their beverage glass!

"Bedazzle your Beverage" station

Miss Party had to split this post, so this is a continuation of “GLAM Your Glass!”, Part 1. When you have a pretty firm idea of your guest count, it’s time to make a run to the craft store. Have a rough estimate of your budget in mind for your station. It’s pretty hard to […]

“GLAM Your Glass!” Station, Part 1 – Guests bling their beverage glass!

"Bedazzle your Beverage" Station

A “GLAM your Glass!” station is such a fun ice breaker activity and conversation starter for adults or teens that goes over particularly well at a “ladies only” type of party – we ladies do love our bling! This idea obviously works well with a wine glass where wine will be served like a Cocktail […]

“Alice in Wonderland” Quotes, Part 2 – EVEN MORE non-sensical sayings and dubious advice!

Miss Party - Mad Tea Party table

This is a continuation post of “Alice in Wonderland” Quotes, Part 2, which are quotable quotes and extremely sensible advice from the characters of Alice’s Wonderland and Looking-Glass world. Miss Party wants you to have lots and lots of quotes to work with as you think of clever ways to use them on your Mad […]

“The Owl and the Pussycat” – A romantic inspiration!

Maui Sunset

THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT The Owl and the Pussycat went to sea in a beautiful pea-green boat, They took some honey, and plenty of money Wrapped up in a five-pound note. The Owl looked up to the stars above, And sang to a small guitar; “O lovely Pussy, O Pussy, my love, What a […]

Pineapple Coconut Bread – Warm, tropical breezes with every slice!

Coconut Tree - Maui, Hawaii

The flavors of pineapple and coconut together are synonymous with the Hawaiian and Caribbean Islands. You taste them in all sorts of food and drink, morning, noon and night. They just work perfectly together! Here is a fantastic summer fruit quick bread recipe that is easy to put together and delicious as an addition to […]

DIY Fabric Bunting – Classic party love!

Miss Party Vintage Fabric Bunting

Miss Party is a big fan of the party power of a ‘no-sew’ pennant/bunting. They are so adaptable! Is there a theme, style or color scheme they can’t handle? There are various ways to make a bunting. This ‘no-sew’ version is made to use as a temporary party decoration (it should hold up for multiple […]


Miss Party

Miss Party is having a little, ahem…’work done’ :) and you’ll notice a few changes happening around her humble abode. All for the better, my dears!! She’s working on small details here and there, a little housecleaning during a lull in the Party household; rearranging, dusting out the corners and freshening up the place a […]

*NEW* “Mad Tea Party Events” added to Sidebar!

Miss Party - Mad Tea Party

Who knew Miss Party’s Mad Tea Party posts would be so ridiculously popular!! Thousands of you are mad for all things Mad Tea Party, Mad Hatter, Alice and vintage –and who could blame you?! Not Miss Party, she’s at the front of the line! She thought it would be helpful to have all that madness […]

Strawberry, Raspberry or Blueberry Shortcake for a Crowd – This classic never tasted better!

Path to Mill River

For the ‘Shortcake’ base of this dessert, Miss Party highly recommends using an old-fashioned, rustic ‘Delicious Cake’ for a crowd or split homemade buttermilk biscuits for a smaller gathering. ‘Delicious Cake’ is so delicious, everyone referred to it that way when asking Great-Great-Grandma Party to make it again, and the name stuck. Strawberry Shortcake is […]


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