welcome to

The tomkat studio blog

Girls Night In with Zoës Kitchen…

Share To:

Girls Night In | Styled by The TomKat Studio for Zoe's Kitchen
I am so excited to announce our partnership with Zoës Kitchen! With over 150 restaurant locations, Zoës Kitchen offers fresh, delicious Mediterranean-inspired food. Lucky for us, we have a restaurant right around the corner from our shop in Chandler! When the opportunity came up to work with Zoës to showcase their fabulous party packs in celebration settings, I knew it was a perfect fit. As you may know, I am half Greek and absolutely love Greek food, especially my YiaYia’s, and Zoës too!

Zoë means “life” in Greek and this is embraced in every aspect of Zoës Kitchen. They embrace the Mediterranean way of life – that a fulfilled, happy life is one shared with family, good friends, great food and that eating wholesome, fresh ingredients is key. Zoës delivers goodness by giving guests more time to celebrate life by offering simple, convenient and tasty recipes that can be enjoyed throughout life’s many occasions.

Zoes_girls night064
The first party we are sharing is a Girls’ Night In gathering! With Zoës delicious food and inspiration + printables from TomKat, you can easily recreate this casual celebration at home. Grab your girlfriends and host a fun night in with fresh Mediterranean food, refreshing margaritas and delicious sweets!

Girls Night In | Styled by The TomKat Studio for Zoës Kitchen

Zoes_girls night001
Tip #1: Dinner doesn’t always have to be at the dinner table! Keep it casual and gather in the family room!

Zoes_girls night029
Tip #2: My favorite floral arrangements are simple and easy to create. To add pops of color to your gathering, pick up a few bunches of flowers on your way home, cut all to the same length and place in mason jars or vases.

Zoes_girls night038
Tip #3: Use Zoës Kitchen limeade as a base for margaritas. Add ice, tequila and a cute straw and garnish, for a cocktail that all the girls will love.

Zoes_girls night003
Tip #4: Don’t forget the Orzo Tabouli. It’s one of my favorite things on the menu. Yum! 

Zoes_girls night005
Tip #5: For pretty presentation, scoop the various hummus flavors from your party pack into fancy bowls. Serve with pita bread and cucumbers.

Zoes_girls night035
Tip #6: Stock up pretty white plates, bowls and platters! You can use them for any event or party.

Zoes_girls night026
Tip #7: Don’t forget dessert! Zoës Kitchen offers the most amazing chocolate cake and cookies!

Zoes_girls night084
Tip #8: Enjoy!

Zoes_girls night056

 

Zoes_girls night080

Zoes_girls night079

Zoes_girls night068

Are you ready to host your Girls’ Night In? 

Click here for the free printables!

Design + Styling  |  Kim Stoegbauer, The TomKat Studio
Photography  |  Rennai Hoefer, Ten22 Studio
Catering  |  Zoe’s Kitchen
Food Styling  |  Joanna Meyer
Paper Table Runner
White Hobnail Flower Vases
Striped Straws

THIS IS A SPONSORED POST. THE TOMKAT STUDIO HAS RECEIVED PAYMENT AND/OR PRODUCTS FROM ZOËS KITCHEN IN EXCHANGE FOR PROMOTING, HOWEVER ALL OPINIONS STATED ARE MY OWN AND I ONLY PROMOTE PRODUCTS I LOVE.

  1. Tina Dahl

    September 9th, 2015 at 9:37 am

    Just LOVE this Kim! I love how you show that a dinner party with friends can be put together quickly and easily and still look chic and fabulous I have five of those hobnail vases from Found and have used them a TON!!! Just love the printable as well 🙂 XOXO

  2. Kim

    September 9th, 2015 at 9:41 am

    Thank you so much, Tina! This party is definitely one I would love to host myself, and you would be invited! xoxo

  3. Jennifer Ely

    September 9th, 2015 at 3:10 pm

    Kim,
    I love that table runner. I looked the company up. Can you only get the products on line? The closest store to me is a couple hours away. Would love to find that runner or a similar one on line.
    Thanks,
    Jenn

  4. Kim

    October 12th, 2015 at 8:58 am

    Hi Jennifer!
    You can purchase here: http://www.hesterandcook.com/products/KP450-25
    Kim

  5. Joy

    September 9th, 2015 at 6:58 pm

    I love that white vase with the red roses. Can I ask where you got that?

  6. Kim

    October 12th, 2015 at 8:58 am

    Hi Joy!
    The white hobnail vases are from Found: http://restylesource.com/storefront/found/
    (You can call to order)
    Kim

  7. Barb Allison

    September 9th, 2015 at 8:12 pm

    Fabulous! Just the inspiration I needed for a get-together I am hosting later this month. THANK YOU!

  8. Kim

    October 12th, 2015 at 8:59 am

    Thanks, Barb!

  9. Caley

    September 10th, 2015 at 8:05 am

    That is amazing!!! Is that runner gift wrap?
    x

  10. Kim

    October 12th, 2015 at 8:59 am

    Hi Caley,
    The runner is made by Kitchen Papers. You can find it here: http://www.hesterandcook.com/products/KP450-25

  11. Jeanne

    September 18th, 2015 at 7:55 am

    I love the floral print on the brown background leaning against the wall behind the food on the buffet table. Is it for sale?

  12. Kim

    October 12th, 2015 at 8:59 am

    Hi Jeanne,
    That was a prop we borrowed from the homeowner. I’m not sure where it is from. So sorry!
    Kim

  13. Carolyn Velez

    October 9th, 2015 at 5:32 am

    I really like this blog…this food looks so great. I think this would be a great idea for a bride to hang out with her girls before the big day…I would love to share on my blog if I have your permission. Thanks for such a great blog. http://www.cvweddings.com

  14. Kim

    October 12th, 2015 at 9:00 am

    Hi Carolyn!
    Thank you for your sweet words! You may share a couple of our images, as long as you link back to this post and credit The TomKat Studio, as well as our photographer.
    Thanks,
    Kim

  15. Susan Ramsey

    October 10th, 2015 at 11:58 am

    I was in Zoe’s Kitchen the other day, admiring the beautiful photo styling of their party products, so imagine my surprise when I visited your site today, and saw that you had staged and styled it. Just gorgeous!

  16. Kim

    October 12th, 2015 at 9:00 am

    Hi Susan!
    Ohh! Thank you so much! It is such an exciting partnership!
    xoxo
    Kim

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

SUBSCRIBE

sign up

Don't miss a thing! Subscribe to our email list to keep up with our latest projects, listings, blog posts and giveaways! 

Heading

Thank you!

Subscribe

Subscribe to our email list to stay up to date with our latest projects, updates and ideas!