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3 Looks for a Summer Wedding

It seems not too long ago when I shared three looks to wear to a spring wedding. But that season has come and gone so quickly, and summer is upon us. And it is the biggest season of the year for weddings, so chances are you have a few invites and may be wondering what to wear. It's pretty easy to figure out summer wedding attire if you keep the location in mind.

Of course you have the invite to start with as well. It should say "Black Tie Attire" or "Black Tie Optional" or perhaps something like "Formal Beach Attire," and it will have the ceremony time. Generally indoor evening weddings call for more formal attire than outdoor afternoon weddings.

For an indoor wedding, no matter what time of year, you can never go wrong with a Black Formal Dresses. An elegant knee-length cocktail dress, like this FAIRY COUPLE Women's Off the Shoulder Lace Vintage Wedding Party Cocktail Dress is perfect for a black-tie optional indoor wedding, while a sleeveless o…

How to Throw A Last-Minute Golden Globes Viewing Party

A Last-Minute Golden Globes Viewing Party by theaccessorizer on Polyvore

You can host a last-minute awards show viewing party with little planning and little cost. Start with the most obvious theme - movies. Then decorate for your awards show party with a specific color. For any red carpet show, you can of course focus on red, but for a Golden Globes viewing party, go for gold. Incorporate things that are typically a part of the awards show; like bubbly and gift bags for the guests. For the party food you don't have to get fancy. Any bite-size appetizer will do.

Menu Ideas for A Golden Globes Viewing Party

*For the Golden Globes in particular you can focus on the nominees when coming up with your party menu. For example, serve "Honest Abe Apple Pie" as a nod to the film Lincoln.

*Serve an elegant cheese and fig appetizer reminiscent of Downton Abbey. Try my easy Blue Cheese and Fig Appetizer.

*You don't have to spend a lot on fancy champagne. Make the bubbly last longer by doing one mixed drink using club soda, fruit juice, and your choice of liquor.

Inexpensive Party Supplies for A Last-Minute Golden Globes Viewing Party

1. Gold-colored Party Supplies: pick up gold-colored paper party supplies  for quick and easy party decor. A gold-colored paper lantern in particular will lend itself to the Golden Globe party theme.

2. Gold Gift Bags: fill mini gold-colored gift bags with individual movie snacks and chocolates for each guest.

3. Mini Plastic Popcorn Tubs: turn popcorn into a fun themed appetizer by serving it in individual popcorn boxes. You can get these at the dollar store or a party supply store or online.

I hope these last-minute party tips help. Enjoy your Golden Globes viewing party!

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