Color Palette: Fuchsia + Lemon Zest

Color Palette: Fuchsia + Lemon Zest

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Few things in life are quite as nostalgic as funfetti cake, am I right? Which is why today’s bright and summery color palette is making me all kinds of happy. (And has me craving cake, too, for the record.) I’m not even sure funfetti cake is super delicious, but it’s fun and that’s really why we all love it, isn’t it? This color combination is just good old fashioned fun. It reminds me of confetti and summer sunshine and oversized …

One Ingredient Five Ways: Tomatoes

One Ingredient Five Ways: Tomatoes

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This post was sponsored by Unilever and Project Sunlight. Thank you for supporting the sponsors that so
generously help The Sweetest Occasion keep the party rockin’!

Earlier this summer I announced that I was teaming up with Unilver to spread the word about their amazing Project Sunlight campaign and taking on their One Ingredient, Five Ways challenge. The concept of the challenge is pretty simple! Hit up your local farmer’s market and load up on fresh, local ingredients and then maximize what you …

Three DIY Shibori Ideas + Friday Link Love

Three DIY Shibori Ideas + Friday Link Love

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Ever since Stephanie rocked out this DIY indigo dyed linens tutorial for us last summer, my obsession with all things shibori has been growing. And honestly, it was pretty solidified before then if that gives you a measure of my love. Currently I’m debating dying a pair of curtains for our dining room. I think they’d be colorful, bold and dramatic, but still playful. What do you think? In the meantime, I couldn’t resist sharing a few of my favorite …