Seasonal Soirée


Halloween is cool, costumes can be cute, but I’m more of a soirée type of girl. My favorite season is Fall. I love admiring the changes that take place in weather, clothing, and overall mood. Most of us prepare our minds and stomachs for family oriented holidays like Thanksgiving, and the coveted super shopping family tradition of many, Black Friday. If you love Fall as well or just need an excuse to spend time with your favorite people, minus the costumes, bring in the Fall season by hosting a fabulous Fall Soiree!


Use warm colors like deep oranges, browns and golds to accent your soiree. Tablescapes featuring familiar autumn touches like branches, leaves and pumpkins will definitely show your appreciation for fall. Don’t forget to have your favorite fall scents, like Pumpkin Spice or Cinnamon Apple Cider permeating throughout your venue.

Love the idea of using branches, pinecomes, and metalic frosted votives to line the center of a holiday table!


Things are warming up! Invite your guests to wear their favorite chunky sweaters and flyest boots to bring in fall in a festive way. Show out in a chic fur vest or your softest scarf. Add a touch of sparkle with a scarf pin. y


What’s a soiree without a signature drink or two or three? Once your guests arrive greet them a festive fall beverage. Here are two of my suggestions.

Spiced Blood Orange Champagne Punch

Spiced Blood Orange Champagne Punch

Rosé Sangria with Cranberries and Apples

Rosé Sangria with Cranberries and Apples


After testing out some of those festive beverages, curb your guests’ appetites with a few of these fall bites.

Caramel Apple Bar

Caramel Apple Bar - Fun for a Fall Party! Plus, a tip for how to keep apples from turning brown.

Kale Salad with Roasted Pumpkin, Cranberries and Goat Cheese

Kale Salad with Roasted Pumpkin, Cranberries and Goat Cheese

No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake

No-Bake Mini Cheesecake


Sprinkle a little Fall cheer with these sparkling pumpkins. At the start of your event, help your guests create personalized pumpkins with glitter, acrylic paint and school glue. Then, place the dried pumpkins in paper bags for easy transport with their owners.

15 DIY Pumpkin Decorating Ideas You’ll Love | The Nest Blog – Home Décor, Cooking, Money, Health & Sex News & AdviceWill you  be using any of these ideas at your next seasonal soirée?

5 thoughts on “Seasonal Soirée

  1. Other Than the piece on KO … I absolutely love love love this post! This is such a good idea! I really want to do this! I love your blog!!!! Keep it up!


  2. Kendra Michelle, you are out doing yourself! I really want to have one of these soiree’s. I’ll have to think about it but I love your ideas and I would probably do something in February or March. Although the fall ideas are so pretty — I love fall colors. Keep up the good work on your Blog.

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