• Prepare a beautiful table for Valentine's Day!
    Decoration ideas,  Party decoration,  Valentine's Day

    Prepare a beautiful table for Valentine's Day!

    The predominant color: red of course. Color of passion, it is de rigueur on this feast day of love. But who is Valentine? It’s the boss of lovers! There are two legends explaining the origins of Valentine’s Day: 1- Valentine’s Day would have been a priest imprisoned and beheaded on February 14th. The children are very fond of him, and it is said that they gave him messages to comfort him through the bars of his cell. The result would be the sweet words that we exchange today. 2- Another story tells that at the time of the military campaigns in Rome, the emperor Claude II, nicknamed Claude the Cruel,…

  • Original Christmas = original gift paper! 5 gift ideas
    Christmas,  Party decoration

    Original Christmas = original gift paper! 5 gift ideas

    You have looked after the decoration of your house, your Christmas tree or your table. You have carefully chosen the gifts to offer to your family or friends. Why not make them unforgettable with original gift wrap? Here are some ideas to pack the treasures to deposit at the foot of the tree: A gift wrap to message Creation of Luckily, Fabio Milito and Francesca Guidotti. Just surround the letters to compose a message. Available in English with 20 expressions. From € 15 at http://www.wordlessdesign.com/WORDLESS-WRAP To laugh a little, gift paper or paper crado? Babies, butts, and others still, stand out on this really original paper. Price: 15 € at…

  • No mardi gras without decoration! 4 tips for an unforgettable moment
    Carnival,  Decoration ideas,  Decoration tips,  Events,  Party decoration

    No mardi gras without decoration! 4 tips for an unforgettable moment

    Shrove Tuesday is a festive season marking the end of the week of the Seven Fat Days. This day precedes Ash Wednesday marking the beginning of Lent, a period of fasting. It is therefore an opportunity to celebrate and let off steam. The week of the seven fat days ends with the mardi gras which is also the occasion of all sorts of carnivals. But no Mardi Gras without decoration! To create the atmosphere of this party in the house, I propose 4 tips for the decor: 1- The colors: they are green, purple and gold. So you can choose your confetti, streamers, balloons and other paper decorations in these…

  • New Year's Eve in Moscow
    December 31st,  Events,  Party decoration,  Prestigious places

    New Year's Eve in Moscow

    If you want to change your surroundings, the city of Moscow is for you! With its beautiful colors and its illuminations, it will offer to all those who dream to be far for the new year, a landscape of dreams and a very different culture. However, expect very hot clothes because a cold wave is present on the city. So, does that tell you? (Photo: Francine AUBRY) (Sources: http: //lucbinsinger.free.fr, http://www.fetes-gourmandes.fr, http://www.blogg.org/blog-41240-billet-1086970.html, http: // mlaurensou .wordpress.com / 2010/11/24 / noel-at-the-end-of-the-world , http://www.linternaute.com , http://plume-de-loin.over-blog.com , http: / /www.qcclick.com) Good New Year’s Eve everyone!

  • Little Christmas story
    Christmas,  Events,  Party decoration

    Little Christmas story

    To immerse yourself in the atmosphere, here is the short story of Christmas in short: What is Christmas? Initially, it is a Christian holiday celebrating the birth of Jesus of Nazareth, called Nativity, set for December 25th. But it is also a pagan festival marking the winter solstice. Today, it is always a Christian holiday but also a tradition that allows family reunion around a meal and a gift exchange. The origins Although the date of Jesus’ birth is not known precisely, Christmas was set on December 25 in an attempt to substitute this feast for those pagans who were celebrating the rebirth of the Sun. The pivotal time of…

  • Interiors of Valentine's Day
    Decoration ideas,  Party decoration,  Valentine's Day

    Interiors of Valentine's Day

    Valentine’s Day is approaching. If the decoration of the table is important that day, why not decorate your home too? This can go through the decor of the living room or the living room, but also by the room. I propose some beautiful photographs of interiors inspired by Valentine’s Day: (Sources: http://www.jardin-et-maison.fr/decoration-salon/une-decoration-saint-valentin-tres-romantique.html, http://www.deco.fr/actualite-deco/255114 -saint-valentines-gifts.html, http://leyummyblog.blogspot.fr/ , http://design-maison.net/2011/04/how-to-decorate-a-small-seat-bathroom-for- Valentine’s Day /, http://passiondinterieurs.com, http://petitabricot.wordpress.com , http://www.idee-cadeau.com/2011/02/11/un-amour-de-deco -for-the-valentine-day / , http://deco.journaldesfemmes.com , http://www.shopmydear.fr/ , I -redecore-for-the-saint-valentin , 94331.asp , http: / /www.jourdelasaintvalentin.com/actualites/mondialisation-de-la-saint-valentin.html , http://blog.toprural.fr/selection-gite-chambre-hotes-saint-valentin-amoureux-romantique/ , http: //mode.vogue.fr/hotel-romantique-a-paris-pour-la-saint-valentin-hotel-le-petit-paris/, http://www.glamissime.net/deco/decoration-chambre-a -coucher-for-the-saint-valentin /, http://www.lucienbarriere.com/accueil.html , http: //fr.montecarlosbm.c om , http://www.sortiraparis.com/hotel-restaurant/hotel/guides/48215-saint-valentin-2013-the-guide-des-meilleurs-hotels-parisiens/page/2 , http: // www. ladepeche.fr/article/2012/02/02/1276038-love-in-carcassonne.html , http://actualite.lameuse.be/_verviers/hotel-verviers.html , http://coolinteriorideas.com/interior_design/ room-of-design-interior-for-a-stay-romantic-ideas-saint-valentine-romantic /, http://www.mansworld.fr/?p=4368#more-4368, http: // www. weekend-love.com/actualites-weekend-love.php,…

  • Inspirations: beautiful Christmas tables
    Christmas,  Party decoration

    Inspirations: beautiful Christmas tables

    For Christmas, we decorate the tree, we hang some decorations, or even light garlands. But the table is the place that should not be neglected. This is the space where all the guests will spend a good part of the evening. So, for all those who are looking for ideas to make a beautiful table decoration, I have selected some beautiful Christmas tables to inspire you. Get inspired! “So Precious” atmosphere of Alinéa Atmosphere “Nature enchanted” by Geneviève Lethu “Eugenie” atmosphere of Luminarc Silver atmosphere of Casa Ambiance of Flamingo Red and white atmosphere of Ikea Atmosphere “Elodie” Athezza Atmosphere “Rosaces” by Luminarc Constellation atmosphere of the French Jacquard Turquoise…

  • How to decorate your table for the holidays?
    Christmas,  Party decoration

    How to decorate your table for the holidays?

    (Photo credit: http://www.lacompagniefrancaise.com ) 1- Define the theme It is appropriate to choose the theme of your table decoration: nature, design, country, baroque, colorful, glossy, romantic, etc … the main thing is to create a certain harmony and not an accumulation of decorative accessories. 2- Choose the colors Choose two main colors rather sliced, even opposite: a neutral color with a bright color, for example: white and red, green and red, gold and silver, white and black, beige and chocolate, blue and chocolate, etc … 3- Set the table Remember to give a little iron on your tablecloth, or even iron it directly on the table to avoid wrinkles. For…