Marie Antoinette party!

Saturday turned out to be the most wonderful day.

a lovely table

We ate hors doeuvres

eating hors doeuvres

and French macarons.

french macarons

We wore pretty dresses and played with fans.

laura and me

We ate dinner as evening fell.


Then came dessert even though we were full to bursting.


We laughed and relaxed

evening closes in

and let the night close in around us.

embroidered napkins

I'll be blogging more pictures as the week goes on since I have links and tutorials to share. If you can't wait, click through to my flickr page to check them out.

Special thanks go out to Karrie for letting us use her beautiful house and yard and for spending the entire day helping me get everything ready. And thanks to Debbie for coming by early to set up and for bringing the table linens. And thanks to Laura, the bride herself, for bringing the macarons. It was all quite a production!

If you want to read more about the party, follow the links:

Creating Marie: supplies and sources
Creating Marie: food
Creating Marie: centerpieces


  1. what a very elegant Party!!! Thanks for the lovley pictures.

  2. It looks wonderful! Very elegant and sumptuous:-)What a lot of hard work!! Well done you!


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