The Hottest Summer Party Ideas of 2013

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Sprinkle on the joy
"The best parties are those that embrace spunk and whimsy," says Abby Larson, editor and founder of Style Me Pretty and Style Me Pretty Living. "Parties ... more 
Photo by: Style Me Pretty
Sprinkle on the joy
"The best parties are those that embrace spunk and whimsy," says Abby Larson, editor and founder of Style Me Pretty and Style Me Pretty Living. "Parties should be fun and full of spirit, so don't be afraid to fully embrace a theme, even if it's not an obvious one." Larson suggests creating a "brand" - like a red and white striped pattern that you weave into every last detail or a simple icon. "A party brand is a surefire way to make sure your celebration feels fabulous." Abby encourages hosts to plan a parties around the details that inspire them, like a handful of colorful sprinkles.

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