elements of a festive gathering.

The weeks leading up to the end of the year are often filled with gatherings of friends, family, colleagues, and even acquaintances. Whether you’re hosting, attending, or just imagining a festive holiday party, I have the goods for you today - all with the most lovely design in mind._

what to wear | dotted design dress yourself

fancy: gold rush jacquard dress, anthropologie | faux fur collar, etsy (in case it gets chilly) | triangles bracelet, j. crew | pave bangle, kate spade | sandal, dsw | deco clutch, nordstrom _

decorate the table | dotted design dress the table

gold double old fashioned glasses | confetti stemless glassware, grandiflora | gold damask napkins, williams-sonoma | appetizer plates, c wonder | candle, kate spade | toulouse white platter, crate & barrel | tabletop stag, target | cheers coaster, sugar paper | stripe place card, sugar paper _

what to cook | dotted design feed the people

sparkling pear and cranberry | crock pot turkey breast | roasted squash & gingerbread panzanella | citrus and pomegranate brussels sproutssweet potato cheesecake with marshmallow meringue _

party invitation | dotted design and don’t forget the invitation!

pop fizz clink, kate spade | wine and dine, paperless post (such a great site!) | party dots, rifle paper co. | turkey at the table, paperless post

Will you be attending or hosting any holiday gatherings this season?

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