Pizzazzerie: Entertain in Style: Tablescapes & Recipes for the Modern Hostess

These are just a few of the ideas you'll find in Pizzazzerie: Entertain in Style. Absolute beginner hosts will find tons of tips and how-tos, as they're walked through practical steps to creating fabulous parties on a realistic budget. Follow one party to a tee, or mix-and-match elements to create a unique affair all your own.

As seen in southern living magazine's 2017 gift guide, and more than 50 never-before-seen recipes, december ISSUE*Tablescapes, in an easy-to-follow format, DIY party crafts, beautiful color photos, tips, to inspire every hostess. Create exceptional parties with entertaining expert Courtney Whitmore, founder of the popular party-planning website Pizzazzerie.

Com. The seasoned host will discover unique details and new recipes to enhance their tablescapes all year long. Courtney provides how-to instructions for more than a dozen occasions from simple backyard gatherings to special celebrations, each complemented with full tablescape details; decor tips; and recipes for each party covering appetizers, desserts, and drinks.

Ring in the new year with a glitzy new year's day brunch; savor a bit of parisian culture with a crepe cake and sparkling raspberry Cocktails; enjoy Spinach Tea Sandwiches and Lavender Fizz Cocktails at a Jane Austen-inspired Book Club Gathering; celebrate your favorite guy with Bacon and Pecan S'mores and Sriracha and Bourbon Wings; and don your best black-and-white apparel to enjoy Red Velvet Brownie Truffle Cakes and White Chocolate Martinis at a Black and White Masquerade Party.


So Much To Celebrate: Entertaining the Ones You Love the Whole Year Through

A fourth-generation nashvillian, fashionable hostess, she's been featured in Martha Stewart Living, Southern Living Weddings, Nashville Lifestyles as well as on Inspired By This, and The Scout Guide. Celebrate life's joyful moments with inspiration from Katie Jacobs of StylingMyEveryday. Com!create beautiful memories for your family and friends with help from Katie Jacobs, a stylist for Reese Witherspoon's lifestyle brand Draper James.

Katie is also a photographer, graphic designer, and foodie. Using katie’s inspiring ideas and make-ahead tips, you will be so organized that you can minimize the fuss, inspiring décor ideas, and celebrate too!Brimming with creative party themes for every season, and delicious recipes, enjoy the time, good food,  So Much to Celebrate is the perfect book for anyone who appreciates good times, and good celebrations.

Katie jacobs is a stylist for reese Witherspoon's lifestyle brand Draper James, and Beaufort Bonnet Company, Pottery Barn, among others. Learn more on katie’s food and lifestyle blog, StylingMyEveryday. Com. In this essential guide to entertaining, Katie reveals her secrets for throwing fantastic parties for any occasion, from a casual backyard movie night to a lavish holiday party.


Celebrate Everything!: Fun Ideas to Bring Your Parties to Life

Make your celebrations memorable! packed with planning strategy and original ideas, from recognized celebrations expert Darcy Miller, Celebrate Everything!, is the ultimate guide to making special occasions unforgettable. Craft projects and recipes insider sources and pro tips Darcys own inspirations William Morrow Company.

Darcy invites readers to dozens of parties shes thrown, and shares hundreds of chic and cheerful ideas for ways to make a celebration personal. Its a blueprint for making the best occasions in life even better, filled with fun ideas to inspire: everything from baby showers to birthday parties plus themes that turn any day into a celebration D.

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InStyle Parties: The Complete Guide to Easy, Elegant Entertaining All Year Round

The editors of inStyle offer their expert advice on hosting any type of celebration. Whether a baby shower, or holiday affair, get ideas for the perfect invitations, you’ll discover how to transform your tabletop to fit the theme, dinner gathering, and learn the shortcuts of posh party prep. This elegant, full-color book is sure to inspire and help any hostess throw a stylish at-home party right down to the napkins!   William Morrow Company.

A completely revised and updated edition of the top-selling book from one of the leading beauty and fashion magazines, InStyle Parties is the must-have resource for anyone looking to host chic parties without stress or guesswork. Each chapter has a menu of recipes—including a signature cocktail—a timeline of what preparation to do when to make the day-of a breeze, and a party favor or activity to keep guests entertained.


House Beautiful Tablescapes: Setting a Stylish Table

Lavishly photographed, this book explores a stunning range of decorative possibilities utilizing every kind of tabletop décor imaginable, from an elegantly curling sterling candelabra to jaw-snapping alligator napkin rings to a whooping troop of porcelain monkeys. Don’t just set the table—set the mood!  planning the ultimate dressy dinner party? Or something more laid-back and casual? There’s an art to tuning your table to the occasion and House BeautifulTablescapes helps you master this often underappreciated skill—whether it’s for a Sunday supper, freewheeling garden party, or extravagant holiday soirée.

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Four Seasons of Entertaining

Join shayla copas on a tour of sixteen glamorous celebrations ranging from Cinco de Mayo and the Kentucky Derby to traditional gatherings such as Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Eve, and at venues as diverse as the Arkansas Governor's Mansion and a show-stopping horse stable. Entertain for every season of the year with one of the South's most acclaimed luxury interior designers and tastemakers.

With more than 250 luscious color photographs, dinner, this book will elevate readers' creativity as they plan their next luncheon, or poolside soiree. In addition to ideas and sources for tabletop settings and clever details, Copas shares themed menus and mouth-watering recipes from contributing chefs.

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Platters and Boards: Beautiful, Casual Spreads for Every Occasion Appetizer Cookbooks, Dinner Party Planning Books, Food Presentation Books

Author shelly westerhausen shares the secrets to creating casually chic spreads anyone can make and everyone will enjoy and envy. Bestselling cookbook shares the secrets to easy, easy recipes, attractive, and delicious spreadsWith 40 contemporary spreads to graze on presented with gorgeous photography, and helpful tipsAn inspiring resource for throwing unforgettable get-togethers: Platters and Boards is the guide to entertaining with effortless style.

Organized by time of day, 40 contemporary arrangements are presented with gorgeous photography, easy-to-prepare recipes, suggested meat and drink pairings, and notes on preparation and presentation. With recipes and presentation ideas for breakfast, charcuterie, and cheese boards to share with friends and familyMakes an inspiring bridal shower, brunch, antipasto, housewarming, The Art of the Cheese Plate, appetizer, Magnolia Table, or hostess giftCelebrated cookbook author and food blogger Shelly Westerhausen is the author of Vegetarian Heartland and the founder of the blog Vegetarian VenturesFans of Cook Beautiful, InStyle Parties, and Cravings will love Platters and Boards.

A visual cornucopia of a cookbook with 40 contemporary arrangements presented with gorgeous photography, easy recipes, and helpful tips including:Tips on portioningGuides to picking surfaces and vesselsRecommendations for pairing complementary textures and flavorsA handy chart featuring board suggestions for a variety of occasions from holiday parties to baby showers William Morrow Company.


The Southern Living Party Cookbook: A Modern Guide to Gathering

This new essential guide to entertaining is divided by occasion, offering a fresh lineup of menus and ideas from Oxford, Mississippi’s go-to caterer for every celebratory scenario life serves up. William Morrow Company. The southern living party cookbook is an entertaining handbook loaded with lifestyle tips and hilarious Heiskell stories, along with lush photography to help you get the look from table setting to plated dish.

. Packed with delicious recipes from the original book like Smoked Salmon Canapes, Hot Cheese Squares, and Brandy Alexanders, the book also includes popular picks from the current pages of Southern Living as well as Elizabeth’s treasured recipe box. In this update to the best-selling book of our mothers’ and grandmothers’ era, Elizabeth’s tell-it-like-it-is voice provides a twist to the classic Southern advice that is a refresher for entertainers of any age or experience.


Picture Perfect Parties: Annette Joseph's Stylish Solutions for Entertaining

Among the recipes, parmesan crisps, you will find some that will become everyday favorites, such as White Bean Farro Soup, Lemony Risotto, and Tuscan Sweet and Sour Kale. Each chapter of picture perfect partiESshows how to create a total environment around a unique theme. Annette joseph, today Show entertaining expert, knows how to throw a party.

The recipes and menus are not only delicious, and focused on seasonal ingredients, but are designed so that they can be made in advance and portioned individually—a time-management must for the host or hostess. Sidebars sprinkled throughout give step-by-step instructions for the inventive trappings that make an event memorable, such as centerpieces, takeaway containers, place cards, and linens.

From simple to lavish, picture perfeCT PARTIES delivers brilliant solutions to create fabulous parties. Her motto: make it simple and make it gorgeous! She is able to combine down-to-earth gusto with do-it-yourself brilliance to create an entertaining cookbook for people who want to entertain more and with panache.

Annette joseph’s tasty recipes and fool-proof advice will ensure that you can throw parties with a sense of ease and flair. Joseph is able to show readers how to ingeniously transform the ordinary into the extraordinary without spending a lot of money, and without sacrificing style. Rizzoli. Picture perfect parties provides an arsenal of tricks for a year’s worth of get-togethers, Cinco de Mayo, holiday cocktails, and special occasions—including Easter brunch, picnics and barbecues, summer grill-outs, holidays, and the Super Bowl— guaranteed to make at-home entertaining easy.

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Decorate for a Party: Stylish and Simple Ideas for Meaningful Gatherings

All aspects of party planning are covered, colors and patterns, hostess gifts, food ideas, from lighting to playlists, wall décor ideas, and DIY projects -- and they offer hundreds of fun tips that will make your party memorable. With over 200 practical ideas including ten step-by-step projects, the book is split into ten sections by theme covering a range of different color palettes and styles --  bright to moody tones, forest and children’s parties, ten playlists, and ten “6 Ways” projects, and beautiful boho and modern styles.

Everyone loves a good party and decorate for a party, a unique collaboration between bestselling interiors author Holly Becker founder of decor8 and photographer and product designer Leslie Shewring, will help you to throw some of your best ones yet!Decorate for a Party is a stunning sourcebook packed with decorating tips and techniques that will ignite your creativity.

Rizzoli. All themes can be mixed and matched to use for a wide variety of occasions in homes of any size, from the sprawling country home to a one-room city apartment. Decorate for a party encourages you to make the most of what you have, make things by hand and modify store bought party supplies, and put your personality into your party.

Whether you are planning a significant celebration or a simple dinner with friends, Holly and Leslie provide creative ideas for every occasion. You’ll find hundreds of quick and beautiful ways to create a party that is meaningful, budget-friendly, memorable, and fun!   William Morrow Company.

Charlotte Moss Entertains

Moss invites you into her world to discover how to make everyday an occasion. Butlers’ pantries are explored. Flowers are collected from the garden and artfully arranged for a memorable meal. Rizzoli. Renowned and beloved interior designer and tastemaker Charlotte Moss celebrates gracious hospitality—from assembling striking place settings and arranging the table to hosting a dinner party or simply serving an elegant afternoon tea.

Charlotte moss inspires readers to imbue everyday life with elegance and romance. Moss focuses on events—as small as breakfast in bed or tea in the afternoon or as elaborate as a festive Christmas luncheon or large dinner party—and the artifacts of our lives china, silver, linen to create the backdrop for a life well lived.

Moss celebrates the day-to-day by bringing her enthusiasm and impeccable style to every domestic activity. From tasteful meals for one to grand occasions for friends and family, Moss chronicles her own aptitude for hospitality. Setting the table becomes a joy when putting together stylish combinations of place mats, curios, monogrammed linens, tableware, china, and flowers.

William Morrow Company. Style icons are conjured for their entertaining savvy: pauline de Rothschild for her pioneering tabletop decoration, Marjorie Merriweather Post for her organizational precision, Lesley Blanch for her introduction of exotic delights to the table, and Elsie de Wolfe for her always-right recipes.

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