Schitt's Creek Viewing Party

Schitt's Creek Season 4 is nearly upon us, and if you're not watching, hop on Netflix and get on it because it is SO FUNNY! But maybe if you're here you already watch the show and you're looking for some inspiration for your very own Schitt's Creek party for you and your fellow Schitters so scroll through because we've got everything from Bob's Bagels to Herb Ertlinger's Fruit Wine.  Take a look and let me know how you'll be celebrating!

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We went with David Rose's favorite color scheme--black and white, and one of Alexis' signature "David!" phrases to showcase our excitement!

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We've got Bob's Bagels with assorted cream cheese. You could even do an entire pastry table with muffins, cream puffs, croissants, etc. all baked by Ivan, of course.

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These coasters are a fun addition to the party and were printed from CBC's site. You can find them here.

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Can't forget the "on-chiladas"!  We used street taco-sized tortillas so they were just little bites and they were very easy to make once we figured out how to fold in the cheese. ;)

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We made our own custom bottle of Herb Ertlinger's Fruit Wine (aka Martinelli's) in our favorite flavor, Dazzling Peach Crab Apple.

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A little (illegal) raw milk to wash down your pastries!  

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It's no secret that all the best parties have favors, so each guest will get to leave with their own personalized Allez Vous Starter Kit!

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Best wishes and warmest regards--thanks for reading!

Party at Hogwarts!

We originally threw this party on July 31st to celebrate Harry Potter's birthday, but Halloween is also an excellent time for some magic! Especially since it's so easy to find costume pieces--you could have a whole house of witches, wizards, Death Eaters, and elves!  Rather than go with the 9 3/4 brick wall entry that you see at so many parties, we went with a Marauder's Map theme, because honestly, what better time to be up to no good than at a party?

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Our guests were greeted with some Ferrero Rocher golden snitches and these terribly cute temporary tattoos to add some flash to the evening!

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The Marauder's Map theme continues with tiny sets of footprints all up and down the hall.

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Our second entry table becomes a potions lab--this is where the Halloween decorations really come in handy!

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The kitchen was filled with flying keys!

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The restroom paid tribute to The Chamber of Secrets with snake details, our very own tiny whomping willow and flying car, and resident guest Moaning Myrtle in the toilet!

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Our Hogwarts treats included Hagrid's birthday cake, chocolate frogs filled with peanut butter and chocolate mousse, and these adorable potted mandrake dirt cups!

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Seriously, how cute are these?!

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Our Great Hall was filled with over 70 homemade floating candles.

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Follow the spiders!

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Annnnnnnd mischief managed! Another successful evening--what was your favorite detail from this magical night?

Origami Underwear-Folding Technique

During my second semester at college I noticed one of my roommates folding her clothes and when it got to her underwear she had this crazy way to fold but it came out in this cute little roll-up!  She told me that the girl next door had taught her--she was from Taiwan and this is how she had always folded her underwear.  I was immediately hooked!  Up until then I maybe folded my underwear in half and then half again (or not at all!), but I had to learn this.  So the three of us each grabbed a pair of underwear and sat down and they taught me!  It definitely took me more than a few tries, but it's been about ten years since that day and I haven't looked back.  So without further ado I'd like to teach you now so that the world can be filled with beautiful underwear drawers full of origami underwear!

Will you try origami underwear?  Let me know how your journey goes!  Or maybe you have another method of folding that you love--if so I'd love to hear about it in the comments!