Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Happy 2012!

Happy New Year! I can’t believe I started this blog in 2009 and it’s already 2012. Time flies when you’re having fun!

Tomorrow I will fill you all in on Puerto Rico, but I’m still riding the high of New Years Eve so let’s talk about that first. How did you celebrate? I threw a party!

It was so fun! My bestie Jacob from Memphis came into town on Thursday night, and the two of us, along with Greene Bean and Rami, spent Friday and Saturday prepping for the party. We cleaned the apartment til it was sparkling, hung banners, cooked, baked, made jello shots, and stocked up on booze. All the ingredients for a fabulous bash!


Here’s the feast. Doesn’t it look delicious? We served caviar blinis, goat cheese & fig crostini, mini sausages, baked brie, a veggie plate, proscuitto wrapped dates, and a delicious sushi platter. And Greene Bean baked red velvet cupcakes and homemade whoopie pies - YUM! We are the hostesses with the mostest :)




Other fabulous partiers :)







At midnight I whipped out champagne, turned on the TV to watch the ball drop, and the whole party celebrated with a toast. It was a great way to end 2011, surrounded by some of my favorite people!

My adorable New Year's kiss :)


BTW, I wore a new Diane von Furstenberg dress, polka dotted tights, suede wedges and a gorgeous (but old!) rainbow-colored statement necklace from Banana Republic. I was cozy and comfy and still a bit glittery!

Hope you all had a fabulous NYE, whether you spent it out on a dance floor or cozy on a couch. I can’t wait to see what 2012 brings!


Gameday Stylist said...

Love the dress! (and tights and necklace)

Happy New Year!

- Sara @ Gameday Stylist

Fashion By Alicia said...

Hope you had a great New Year! The party looks like so much fun and I love your statement necklace.

Grace - Stripes and Sequins said...

Happy, happy new year! I love your necklace and this looks like a fabulous night! xox

alexblairgoldberg said...

jord- your mini me wishes she could have been in LA to celebrate with you, hopefully soon! you look so pretty- miss you!

Arden said...

It looks like you had such a great time... wishing you the best in 2012! xx

Mandy @ In the Fashion Lane said...

What a fun party! Its been awhile since I have had a more intimate party with close friends. The food looks so YUM! AND I LOVE YOUR NECKLACE. XO