Dec 4, 2012

Santa Drops Panties!!

yes, you read that right. 

This weekend was the annual panty party with my girlfriends! SAY WHAT

Every year we send all the husbands and boyfriends (psssh... what husbands or  boyfriends?) away and we party with just the girls and do a little dirty santa, panty style! 

You just bring one pair of new (obviously, people) panties all wrapped up and then you get to come home with a fun new different pair! Basically it is an excuse for a party, amiright

My favorite hostess with the mostest Dana, threw a fabulous party yet again. 

Are her decorations not the cutest ever? 



I am slightly obsessed with my little Ellen bugs sparkly shirt (from worlds apart)  but that is neither here nor there...


Cran-pom jingle balls greeted us at the front door on ice...


and the jello shots were a-flowin.


Every year there is a highly coveted pair of panties, that get stolen immediately. Poor Nicole only had those sparkly ones for about 34 seconds. I am not sure who ended up with them actually... 


After the stealing is over, everyone inevitably ends up in their panties, because that is what 28 year old women do.  


And no, I was NOT the only one wearing a festive holiday headband provided by the hostess... SEEE

Thanks Dana for another excellent panty party! I am curious how many got left at your house? ;) 

**

and just because, here is the house update: 

IT IS MINE! 

we closed yesterday! YAYYYY. I cannot begin to tell you how relieved and happy I am. I love it, it is beautiful, and it is now officially mine!!! 

More pics to come soon, as I am still getting settled and it is nowhere near decorated, but hopefully these will hold you over! I give you.... MY CLOSET! 






making progress!! xoxox

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78 comments:

Turtles and Pearls said...

YOUR CLOSET!!! I DIE! When can I come visit? But really.

MaviDeniz said...

Such a fun party idea and OMG your closet! It's amazing!

Xo

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Rachel said...

That party looks like SO much fun!
I want to host one now!!
Dying over your closet. Dyingggg.
Beautiful work, sweet girl!!
:)

Desirae @ Going with the Flow said...

Holy crap on a cracker, what a closet! Love it!

And love the idea for the party, looks like a ton of fun!

Halie Renee said...

That seriously looks like a super fun party! I would love to do something like that. Or adapt it for a bachelorette party or something!

Oh, and your closet is amazing! I'm sure every one of your readers is about to be jealous and drooling over it... Congrats on the house though! :)

Theresa said...

**swoon** I <3 your closet!! Also, that party looks like a blast - I want to have one now! Random question, how do you guys do it? Do you pick names and then specifically buy for the person or what?

BriBrooke said...

I just want to hang out in that room! The little basket under the mirror for Sadie is sweet! Please post a pic of her in it ASAP!

Taylor Brione said...

Inspired!! I'm thinking of doing a panty party too...in February for the Single Ladies. Btw...finished or not I'm envious of your closet!

Taylor Brione
www.taylorbrione.com

Jordan Skiles said...

How stinking cute was this party?!?! Love it!! I'm going to have to steal some ideas for the future! :)

Your closet is AMAZING! Congrats on closing on the house!!

Jordan
opal-and-violet.blogspot.com

Lauren said...

This party looks like the perfect girls night in!!! :-) Congrats on your home, the closet is to die for!!!

Ella {champagne+cardigans} said...

I LOVE that party idea!! It would also be cute for Valentine's Day!! And your closet!?!? There are no words girlfriend. Loves it!

Nadine Brownfield Mathews said...

I am so jealous of your closet! It is absolutely beautiful and all kinds of amazing!!! Congrats!

jessica said...

i'm in the process of buying a new house and there is one i'm super super interested in. it's four bedrooms so i decided if i do end up buying it, i'm definitely turning one of the rooms into a large closet. you have totally inspired me, lady.

can't wait to see the rest of yo crib.

Carolyn said...

This sounds like such a fun party!! :) And your closet... dying. SO PRETTY! :)

Shannon Page said...

There is WAY too much cuteness in this post. The party, the panties, the closet - I'm dying over it all!!! Love love love!

Sarah Beth said...

Are you serious with that closet?! DYIIIING! That party looked like so much fun! LOVE the cherry jello shot idea with the stem!

Gracie at {Skye York} said...

I want your closet STAT!

http://skyeyork.blogspot.com/

Paige (The Last Doughnut) said...

Carrie Bradshaw's closet has NOTHING on yours! Amazing!!!

MrsMatched said...

You should really rename this post "The Jealousy Post" because I am positively PEA GREEN WITH ENVY! Love it all! Shrink me down and carry me around in your pocket, would you?

Kirsten said...

That is my dream closet! Congratulations on being a home owner!

Katie said...

this closet is unreal. unreal. Can I come sleep over?

Laura at Simply Lowcountry said...

Such an awesome party idea. Love the photos! Totally saw those sparkly panties at VS and want them!!! Love. Your closet is to die for, by the way!

Xo-L

simpylowcountry.blogspot.com

Kristen said...

Such a fun idea for a party!! I'll have to remember that! ;)

And congrats on closing!!! I of course love the closet!

Casey said...

Your way to cute!!! I love your red top where is it from if I may ask??
xoxo

sara said...

Love your closet and love your panty party!!! What a fun idea:) I want to plan a party now:). Do you do the panty exchange similar to a white elephant gift exchange or how?!

Kenzie Smith said...

A panty party sounds so fun! Looks like you ladies had a blast :D Love all the decorations your friend put up!
Your closet is to die for! Love it!!

Lindsay said...

Cherries in jello shots is genius! What a fun party idea. And I am totally jealous of that closet..looks fab!

Caitlin C. said...

i LOVE the idea of this party. SO freakin' cute! And girl. Your closet. I'm dying!

Kym said...

I am so jealous of your closet!! Girlfriend I've only seen that closet in my dreams! Your Panty Party looked like so much fun, I LOVE LOVE LOVE that idea - your group of friends look like a great time!

Whitney @ I Wore Yoga Pants said...

Aside from the PLL palace, which obviously everyone is dying over, I want those coveted sparkle underooos. They're SO fabulous! haha.

Marie-Ève Vandal said...

FIRST : I am SO stealing your idea of panty party for Christmas !!! I love the idea !!! Jingle balls drinks ?Genius !!!

SECOND: Your closet is spectacular!! I wish my boyfriend didn't care about home decor that much so I can do something like this in my house ! Lucky You !! xx

http://maryme-passionatelady.blogspot.ca

Tara said...

Seriously such a cute idea!!!

And can we just say amazing closet!?

Marianna Dunn said...

I love everything about this post! what a funnnn party idea. and that closet....there are no words.

Carroll said...

Oh my word -- love the closet! You are definitely channeling Carrie Bradshaw!! :) And what a fun party idea!!!

Robin said...

That closet is TO DIE FOR! This is the first time I've regretted moving in with my mancake, because I don't think he'd approve of me changing the living room into my closet (because yes, that's the only room big enough) haha! Love it!!!

Shug in Boots {Beth} said...

obsessed with the closet, duh ... and a panty party .... GREATTTTTTTTTTT idea! y'all are so cute! her decorations are magical!

*D* said...

my friends and I do the same party! Love it!! and do I have extreme closet envy or what?! lucky girl! congrats on closing on the house!!

safire said...

That party looks like a ton of fun! Your blog title definitely caught my attention.

YOUR CLOSET IS AMAZING!!! Super pin-worthy :)

Kerr said...

Your closet is gorgeous! I am so jealous it hurts!

Lauren said...

Um, Mam! Your closet is absolutely perfect. I need your secret! How did you design or what?

Kate @ Green Fashionista said...

That panty party looks like so much fun! What a great idea for the gurlies!

CONGRATULATIONS on closing on the house! Your closet is to die for!

Melissa said...

Cran-pom jingle balls at the front door are the BEST IDEA! I'm going to steal that idea...
I'm dying over your closet!

Jill said...

This is THE best party idea, ever. I think I will need to do this next year. I love it! Also, is it sad I recognize Ms Leah's hand/gray fingernails in that picture? (or at least I'm like 90% sure haha) On another note....LOVE LOVE LOVE that closet. You make me want to take all my shelves down and paint my closet and get it all beautiful and organized... :)

CMae said...

You have to be one of thee most envied girls with a closet like this! Seriously one of the most perfect dream closets I've ever seen!

Dabbling in Dixie said...

Seriously that closet! I'm in love!!

Glamorous Mommy said...

Umm I'm totally jealous of your closet!! Your newest follower here ;)

Fotini

Jill said...

OMG I want your closet!!!

Tiffany said...

I absolutely LOVE your party idea. How fun!

And seriously, your closet? To.Die.For. Amazing. I'd like you to come make over my whole house. Seriously.

~Tiffany
http://tiffanyd22.blogspot.com

Lauren @ STYLELIXIR said...

LOVE your closet!! And massive congratulations on your new house! How fabulous! I remember being so excited when I bought my house, being a typical girl i was totally sold with the closet and chandeliers! :) I'm so happy I just discovered your blog, I can't wait to read more.

Lauren x
www.stylelixir.com

Jodi D. said...

I need to know where you got those cute shoes that you are wearing at the party?

Kate said...

This is such a fun idea! I love all the decorations :) And your house is gorgeous!

English said...

Adorable party idea - kinda jeal. And I have total closet envy. Congratulations!

Pink and Fabulous said...

Love the panty party! That is such a fun idea! Your closet is TDF! Congratulations on finally closing! Yay for being a home owner! xo

Mrs. H said...

What a super fun party idea! I love the drinks. Where did you get the balls?

Your closet is heaven. Congratulations on he house.

Xo, B
Heavensenthunleys.blogspot.com

Amanda aka Manda said...

Oh my, Wow! I love your closet! I wish I had the room to do that in my house! So beautiful! Congratulations on your new home lady! Can't wait to see more pictures!!

Carpe Diem said...

Love your blog and the photos! That looks like a fab party...and the closet...goodness!

Helene said...

that party is awesome!! what an awesome idea. and your closet?! is that a joke?!
Helene in Between

~Bekah said...

OMG "SANTA DROPS PANTIES" IS HILARIOUS AND LOVE the party idea!!!! sooo adorable and fun!! OMG I'm dyin over your closet!!!! we just recently moved and the selling point of our new home was that Hubs got HIS own closet and Hot Mama (ME) got HER OWN closet :) mine is bigger and has shoe shelves but i need more shoe cubbies :( I love to read PLL!! Merry Christmas!!

toi said...

omg, that's super cool :)

Cindii said...

Panty party? That's an awesome idea~~~~~~~ Also, I am drooling at your closet. By the way, I am having my 2 year blog anniversary giveaway. I am giving away a Deborah Lippmann nail polish and a golden star necklace. Come check it out!

Kelsey Lenay said...

That is such a cool idea for a party! Your closest is to die for girl!

XO, Kelsey

Lindsey said...

That might be the greatest party idea of all time. My girls and I need to do something like this. Any reason for cocktails and girl time!

DYING for your closet. It's kind of my dream. Do you find yourself just staring at it?! :)

Heather Davidson said...

I'm a new follower. Such a cute blog. I love the panties party idea. I'll have to recommend this to my friends :)

http://limeandsaltplease.blogspot.com/

Ashley Allan said...

I just had a total closetgasm!!! It's a beautiful work of art. You've got me planning my own closet redesign!

Kelly Ann said...

I am IN LOVE with your closet and that party looks like it was so fun! Great blog, I am now following you!

xx
Kelly
Sparkles and Shoes

Jenna DeSantis said...

OMG girl is that your closet?!! Holy clothes and shiny things!! I love it. I almost fell off my chair just now...dream closet...!!! Love your site!!

XO Jenna
Demureindiamonds.blogspot.com

Shannon said...

Your closet is gorgeous! Congratulations on your new home!
http://shannonhearts.blogspot.com/

ilene @ muchloveilly said...

that is your closet?! dang, woman! can i just move in there and call it my room?! it's amazing! and btw, the panty party looks hilariously awesome!

Dana (and Michael♥) said...

Love you sweet sis of mine! Thanks for the panty party shout out! :) I want to have champagne in your closet ASAP!

Potatoes and Pilates said...

This is closet heaven!

Think of all the room you have now that you will need to fill with even more clothes and shoes! How awful:)

Congrats! x

Lisa { Showered With Design } said...

OMG , your closet, I DIE! I nEEEEED this! OH dear lord please tell my fiance we need to buy a house so I can make a room my closet! That would be heavenly!
& girl, the panty party is an amazing Idea! How funny! xoxo

www.showeredwithdesign.blogspot.com

RealDanaGentry said...

Love Love Love!

SHAYNA said...

I love the idea of a panty party!!! So much fun! Love the closet! Can't wait to see the rest of the casa!!!

Glitterista said...

Wow, wow, wow! Your closet is unbelievable! What gorgeous details in every way. I want to come over and drink a glass of wine and just stare at your shoe collection. ;)

What a great idea for a fun holiday party!

Mostly Style said...

That closet is ah-maze-ing. I want to make my husbands comic book room/our office into my closet... Le sigh. A girl can dream... Big!

XO Lucy

Coco Draws said...

Oh wow, your closet is just perfect!! :)

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