11 articles Tag Drink

The Easiest St. Patrick’s Day Cocktail

The Easiest St. Patrick’s Day Cocktail

St. Patrick’s Day is the ‘greenest’ holiday of them all, and we’re celebrating by sipping on a green cocktail of our own! Simple to make and appealing to nearly everyone, this drink is perfect for serving all of your guests. Let’s not forget about the décor! We’re using our favorite Hammered Gold Martini Glasses, Gold Coins, and Succulents for a sophisticated touch of green for our little office soiree. For a dinner party, add gold-plated …

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Spiked (or not!) Maine Sunset Cocktail

Spiked (or not!) Maine Sunset Cocktail

Nothing screams summer like strawberries and papaya! We get thirsty just thinking about this virgin drink. It is beautiful and the delicate sweet flavor is a party for your taste buds – you will be thrilled you made the entire gallon! Feel free to add vodka to the mixture or as the drinks are served. It is spectacular any way you mix it! Yield:  1 gallon Ingredients 6 cups fresh strawberries, sliced, plus extra whole …

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5 Restaurant Progressive Dinner Party

5 Restaurant Progressive Dinner Party

You must try this amazing night out with your friends. Progressive dinners often take place in a variety of homes, serving one or more courses each. I’m sharing an alternative to this traditional format that goes over big each and every time. Look for an area in your city that has a variety of restaurants within walking distance. After doing a little research, you will discover the best places to go for each course of your meal. Depending on the time you start …

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9 Tips to Plan Food and Drinks for Your Next Party

9 Tips to Plan Food and Drinks for Your Next Party

With the big party season fast approaching, you have not only the who, what and when on your mind but also the menu you want to prepare. What to serve is difficult for many simply because quantities have to be determined. When entertaining no one wants the embarrassment of having food run out before everyone has eaten. Here are nine tips to make entertaining easier! 1 | Assuming you are hosting a cocktail party and serving appetizers, the time of your party …

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Top 5 Party Must Haves

Top 5 Party Must Haves

Making a party feel special is what Your Perfect Party is all about!  Create an identity for your party by incorporating many beautiful, well-coordinated items into your tablescape and bar area. This will bring your party to life! Your guests will appreciate your attention to detail and your efforts won’t go unnoticed.  Here are our top 5 party must-haves that will help you elevate your party to the next level! 1 | A STATEMENT PIECE …

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How to Decorate for your July 4th Party!

How to Decorate for your July 4th Party!

Ah! July 4th parties are just around the corner and are some of my favorites. Those long weekends certainly are the perfect time to bring family and friends together to celebrate! Did you know President Reagan proclaimed 1986 the Year of the Flag. “The colors of our flag signify the qualities of the human spirit we Americans cherish,” Reagan said, “Red for courage and readiness to sacrifice; white for pure intentions and high ideals; and blue for vigilance and …

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How to Kick Off Summer with a Cherry on Top

How to Kick Off Summer with a Cherry on Top

Get summer started and call the girls up for an afternoon soiree.  Grab your Maui Collection from Your Perfect Party® and keep things extra easy by using only a few pieces from the collection.  Simplicity beautifully mixed with everyday pieces! A weeping cherry branch adds a fresh look to the lovely cherry blossom vase. Take pleasure in a refreshing cocktail served up in our crackled martini glass.  This is a rum based cherry spritzer made with …

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St. Patrick’s Day Party Ideas We Love!

St. Patrick’s Day Party Ideas We Love!

May the luck of the Irish be with you! Whether you are Irish or not, this weekend is going to be all about the Irish, as we set out to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.  Did you realize that while it is a widely celebrated day in the U.S. it is not a National holiday?  You see we really don’t need a holiday to create a celebration here in the US, now do we? If you’re …

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We’re Rolling Out the Red Carpet

We’re Rolling Out the Red Carpet

So what movie are you casting your vote to win Best Picture this Sunday; American Hustle, Her, Gravity, maybe The Wolf on Wall Street?  I still haven’t decided.  I have, however, decided a party on Oscar night is in my plans!  I’m all about the glitz and glam and it’s the perfect night for a Hollywood theme. I’m thinking champagne and decadent delights! Movie reels, clapper boards, gold, and touches of red and black accents …

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Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Party Ideas

Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Party Ideas

  Just days away from the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony is a call to plan a party. With the broadcast time in the evening, the party fare can be as simple as sweets and drinks. You know how we love themes! This party has an obvious and simplistic one. Simply take your queue from the snow covered scenes around the globe. White is a color I love to use in decorations. Giving an area a cozy, …

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