Chances are, you are feeling like you've had your share of parties for now. But listen, Valentine's is not that far away and then St. Partick and the First Day of Spring (you do celebrate the first day of spring, don't you?!) and Mother's day and birthdays... You see, there is always a reason to celebrate and, since there is a reason, why not celebrate in style. So, let's talk about the principles of good party decor. I'm a wedding designer and I use these all the time to prepare wedding receptions but they totally apply to casual party planning. I will use my upcoming birthday as example.
I've been listening to Christmas music for a week now. Moscow is still all grey and cloudy and it makes me long for winter so much more! So why don't we start with some hand-made winter magic, while Christmas mood is slowly taking over and I am waiting for the first snow to cover my city? How do you feel about a Christmas wreath? I mean, about making one this weekend? Of course, you can go and buy it on any corner, but let me tell you that hand-made things have their own special magic. And magic for Christmas is just what we need! So I really think it's time to make your Christmas wreath.
Dina Y. Moscow, Russia. Wedding decorator & florist. Magic Factory and Party Business Editor. dinayakushina.com Hello there,my name is Dina. I am the craftlover, the dollhouse builder, the soapmaker, the scrapbooker, the do-it-all-with-your-own-hands devotee. A few years ago I almost got a PhD in political science, but my love for freedom, gardening and DIY got the upperhand and I became a florist and wedding decorator. I suppose you can call me lucky. In a lovely summer season I attend a new wedding every week! And from time to time I get to the pages of bridal magazines. My life