Are you ready? It's time for our 14th annual photo contest! Enter your best pictures of the year, for a chance to win a calendar and annual subscription here. Hurry! Deadline for entries is October 21.
Here's a really easy way to spice up your Halloween party!
Carla Hall's Dinner Party Tips
Carla gives you the rules you need to follow for a successful party. Avoid the double-dippers, the dinner party ratio, the one-handed technique, and toothpick lemons!
Build the perfect cheeseboard for you and your guests with the help of Chassity from Look Linger Love.
Top 5 Floral Tea Party Accessories
In this episode of 'Home Decor Hauls,' Helen Shephard shows you the top 5 floral accessories for your next tea party.
How to Throw a Hollywood-Themed Halloween Party
The Girls throw a Hollywood themed Halloween party complete with DIY decor.
3 Oktoberfest Pretzel Hacks You Must Try!
These Oktoberfest party dishes will delight the pretzel lover in you!
How to Organize Garden Cocktails and Cheese Party
Joy invites cocktail geniuses Alie and Georgia to a ladies' garden party.
Printable Temporary Tattoos and 2 More Birthday Party Ideas
These 3 ideas will make planning your kid's birthday party easier.
Party on From Summer to Fall With These Entertaining Tips
Are you hosting that last Summer blowout or gearing up for the first Fall fiesta? Shape Magazine’s Editor-at-Large Bahar Takhtehchian has hot tips for throwing the perfect party.
How to Create an Amazing Sunday Dinner on a Budget
Annette Joseph, author of 'Picture Perfect Parties' talks about the best ways to plan for a party while having a conscious budget.
Tips for Hosting an Amazing End-of-Summer Party
Autumn is just around the corner so why not say goodbye to summer in style by hosting a chic backyard bash. Event planner and owner of White Lilac, Sunny Ravanbach, shows us how to transform our backyards into the ultimate end of summer party.
5 Easy Summer Party Ideas
Watch on for heat-proof recipes and simple decorations that will take your get-together to the next level.
Martha Stewart's Dom Pérignon Launch Party
Martha is out and about at her home in lovely East Hampton, where preparations are being made to celebrate Dom Pérignon’s exclusive P2 launch. A great deal of planning and thought goes into such a spectacular event. Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to create and host a launch party for one of the world's most celebrated Champagnes.
3 Easy and Affordable DIY's For Your Holiday Dinner Party
Refinery29's DIY expert, Chloe, whipped up three easy affordable DIYs anyone can do to make your table just a bit more special.
Tips for a Perfect Dinner Party
Erin Fetherston drops some serious knowledge about dinner-party preparation. Watch on Refinery29 for the full exclusive and to see how Fetherston and hubby Gabe Saporta greet guests in their adorable apartment.
How to Pull Off a No-Time-to-Plan July 4th Bash
The Fourth of July crept up on you by falling on a Friday after an almost week-long grind, and now you think you have no time to prepare a celebratory hang with your favorite people. Sound familiar? Well, think again. Party and events expert Mary Giuliani, who is used to pulling off planned-to-a-T shindigs for fashion industry insiders as her day (and night) job, invites us into her crib to show us the way.
How to Host the Chillest Rooftop Pre-Game Ever
Watch the exclusive Refinery29 interview with Donal Brophy and get seriously inspired for a pre-game plan that might make your guests reluctant to actually get to their post plans.
Create a Game Plan for Your Next Party
Chef Ryan Scott helps you create a game plan for your next party! Utilize your refrigerator magnets by creating an inspiration board with photos and recipes you’d like to make – you could even use them to hang on to coupons!
7 Hacks That Will Save Your Summer
Stay cool out there.
Colorful Paper Garland Party Decorations
Making your own party decorations is fun and easy! These sphere-shaped garlands and fringe garlands will add color and style to any get-together with friends.
Easy Guest Room Upgrades
Treat visitors to a five-star hotel experience with these guest room tips.
What's the Perfect Party Food?
Our Food Network Kitchen has the perfect party food: mushroom Quesadillas.
How to Create Your Own Chic French Affair Party
Celebrity designer Courtney Cachet shows Cat how to create your own chic French affair for a summer get together!
Summer Entertaining from Wining to Dining
Kick off summer soiree season with Shape Magazine’s Editor at Large Bahar Takhtehchian and her killer party tips to make you the hostess with the mostest.
Nate Berkus Helps You Plan Your Next Outdoor Party
Nate Berkus has great summer tips for planning and hosting your next summer party.
Tips for Entertaining at Home and in the Kitchen
Lenox and Traditional Home host the 'Art of the Table' at Bilotta. Watch on for some great entertaining tips from the experts attending the event.
Patriotic Party Pleasers for Independence Day
Celebrating Independence Day means friends, fun, and flavorful food. If you're planning to entertain, you can add flare to your holiday gathering with a few patriotic party pleasers. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has some easy and fun party ideas for Independence Day!
'Grillin' Up the Party': Green Grass and Grilled Shrimp
Chris paints his lawn and cooks spicy shrimp skewers on the grill.
'Grillin' Up the Party': Patio Lights and Classy Eats
Chris hangs patio lights and grills up 'classy' salmon and portobellos.
'Grillin' Up the Party': Cornhole and Burger Bash
Chris makes a cornhole board, then grills up corn (what else?) and burgers.