- Print Length: 160 Pages
- Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
- Publication Date: May 13, 2014
- Language: English
- ASIN: B00J75IT2A
- ISBN-10: 1626361355
- ISBN-13: 978-1626361355
- File Format: EPUB
Invite your nearest and dearest for a celebration—vintage style! Vintage bloggers Linda Hansson, Louise Lemming, and Emma Sundh reveal their secrets for throwing the best parties, festivities, and fetes with a nostalgic twist. With this beautiful reference for hosting themed get-togethers, you’ll create the right old-time atmostphere, play classic games, serve treats and cuisine with yesterday’s pomp and flair, and best of all—you’ll look the part!
Get creative with:
– Pom-poms and balloons for a spring fling
– “Airmail” place settings for a ’40s theme
– Nautical cushions, placemats, and decor
– ’50s photobooth props and parlor games
– Typewriter guestbooks for a Gatsby effect
– And so much more to create your perfect retro look!
Add to that make-up and hairstyles from yesteryear, tips on how to care for a vintage dress, and instructions on how to sew the perfect skirt or a festive bow tie. Plus, discover great recipes for modern updates on such time-honored offerings as homemade donuts, apple pie moonshine, cake pops, picnic sandwiches, and, of course, champagne.
Packed to the brim with clever do-it-yourself creations from vintage and thrift store finds,Vintage Parties is the retro-crafter’s dream guide for throwing parties everyone will RSVP yes to. So toast with pastel lemonade—welcome to your vintage party!