A Girly Surfing Birthday Party

Surf’s up! Catch a birthday wave with us as we wade through the bright and colorful details of this girly surfing birthday party.  Planned and styled by Krista of Hoopla Events & Jen of Banner Events for Krista’s daughter’s 6th birthday, the beach-y decorations, totally tubular treats and surfing inspired party favors will have you riding high! Hang […]

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Ruff Draft: Breakfast at Tiffany’s Inspired Chocolate Clutch Party Favor

We are so excited to show a sneak peak of our very own Breakfast at Tiffany’s Inspired Baby Shower. I recently threw “Breakfast with Talia” for a dear family friend, and while planning the event we were able to create some fresh ideas for this popular theme.  Today we want to share a clever twist […]

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Ruff Draft: Thanksgiving Simmering Potpourri

One of my favorite things about Thanksgiving is walking into a home filled with the incredible smell of the holiday!  I love the aroma of Pumpkin Pie, Spiced Cinnamon Cider or any home-made breads or baked goods.  Today I have created the ultimate DIY Thanksgiving Simmering Potpourri you can take as a Hostess Gift or […]

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Ruff Draft: Free Boo Sign – Puppies & Kittens

October is next week and that means two things:  1. Maureen and I have birthdays (so October is technically our birthday month) and it’s Boo Season!  We are so excited to announce that we have another Halloween spread with Better Homes & Gardens this season and we created a coordinating Boo Sign to go along […]

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Epic Football Tickets + Tailgate Giveaway

Happy fall!  We love the fall and especially football season!  We couldn’t think of a better way to officially kick-off the start of football season than to join forces with Epic Sport Trips–a brand new leg of Get Away Today–and throw an EPIC FOOTBALL TICKETS + TAILGATE GIVEAWAY comprised of fabulous prizes from some amazing companies!  This is one giveaway […]

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Top Ways to Tailgate

It’s fall, and that means one thing:  football!  Here at Banner Events headquarters, we are HUGE football fans!  Whether we’re traveling to watch a game in person, keeping things simple with a family viewing party, or having friends over to share in the game experience, we love putting together a little tailgate party to celebrate our favorite team!  […]

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Outdoor Movie Night Featuring Ikea

We are so excited to showcase Ikea Charlotte Store today in our most recent Outdoor Movie Night birthday party.  If you missed our full party post, you can see it here – we had an amazing collaboration with Jelly Belly, our Ikea Charlotte Store and Great Stitch to create this vibrant teen theme. We want to show you […]

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Before and After Studio Pics

We are excited to reveal before and after photos of our studio! We are so thankful to Ikea for providing some fabulous supplies to help us organize the studio!  Check out these before and after photos to see the transformation! Check out the after shots! The Ikea organization tools are SO helpful in keeping supplies […]

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A Bright and Colorful Gymnastics Birthday Party

  Score a perfect 10 with your gymnastics-loving child by celebrating with a bright and colorful gymnastics birthday party. Krista O’Byrne of Hoopla Events hosted an amazing gymnastics party for her gymnastics-loving daughter Kennedy, and she invited me (Jen Carver from Banner Events) to help with some of the party planning and styling.  Krista and I had fun incorporating gymnastics […]

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Kate Spade Inspired Pool Party

Hi, Jen Carver here of Banner Events, and I am thrilled to share the sophisticated soiree I styled for my daughter’s 10th birthday!  Fashion and fun paired up for one fabulous fete in this Kate Spade inspired pool party! Entering double digits called for an extra fun celebration full of all of the glitzy and […]

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Ruff Draft: Mother’s Day Gift Guide

I have been researching this week to create a Mother’s Day Guide for the perfect gift, $20 or under.  We all need inexpensive gift ideas for all the Mothers out there and I think you will love the trendy items I found.  Some of these items are products I absolutely love and use all the time, and […]

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Hot Air Balloon Party

  This gorgeous Hot Air Balloon Party styled by Yolanda of Kiss With Style uses designs from our Hot Air Balloon collection.  Adjusting the colors to Red, White, and Blue, they were perfect for this birthday party, yet the vintage vibe was maintained.  Yolanda does an amazing job with Vintage parties like this Shabby Chic Party that she […]

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New Printable Designs in our Shop

 Check out our new collections and printable designs that have officially been added to the shop! Most we have done party posts on so you have already seen the designs in action, but the listings in the shop give you a snapshot of every designed included in the collection.  Be sure to check out description tab to […]

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Refined Rustic Wedding

Rustic weddings are becoming increasingly popular for so many reasons.  From the romantic feel to it’s plethora of budget friendly DIY rustic wedding projects it’s a setting that can produce jaw dropping praise from the guests.  Often times the most difficult part is finding the perfect venue for the wedding, be it a barn or beautiful backyard. […]

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Ruff Draft: DIY Lightbulb Vase

Are you getting the winter blues and need something to do?  Today I have a clever project that you can work on while being cooped up in your house.  February is a great month to do your home decor projects when its too cold to be outside. I have been redoing my bedroom over the weekend, […]

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