Inspiring Celebrations Since 2006

Chic “Mossy Garden” First Birthday Party

Quick Jump To » Comments

Mossy garden themed first birthday with moss covered decorations and mini cupcake tree swing

Little Lola celebrated her first birthday with a sweet & rustic Mossy Garden Themed Partylooking absolutely darling in her pigtails and homemade lacy birthday crown, I might add! Mom (Jennifer of Dear Lillie) crafted everything from the desserts to the decorations – including the super cute mossy birdhouse and amazing cupcake tree swing!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Charming little DIY white lace crown for the birthday girl
– A mini “tree swing” (fashioned from wood and twine) used as a cupcake display
– Giant monogram “L” made with cupcake liners
– Baby’s breath poms & a moss covered birdhouse

Birthday girl with DIY lace birthday crown

Simple dessert bar for a garden themed first birthday party

Homemade moss covered bird house and large monogram "L" covered in cupcake liners

Dessert table centerpiece idea with a mini tree swing displaying a cupcake

Garden themed party with chocolate cake covered in rolled hazelnut wafers

giant DIY tissue paper flowers

DIY lace birthday crown

Mossy garden themed first birthday album



– Event Styling: Dear Lillie
– Straws & Striped Candy Cups: The TomKat Studio
– Dress: Baby Gap
– Small Glass Jars: Michael’s

Alternative Text
POSTED BY:jenn s.JENNIFER SBRANTI is the Founder and Creative Director of Hostess with the Mostess®, a hip and modern party planning resource.

26 responses to “Chic “Mossy Garden” First Birthday Party”

  1. Sarah A. says:

    What a beautiful first birthday to have, she must of loved it. It all looks so pretty. That cute little tree with the swing hanging off it and a cupcake on it is such a cute feature.

    Thanks for sharing,
    Sarah @ Capital Gardens.

  2. How did u make this crown ??!! Looove

  3. Gorgeous!! I’m such a fan of Jennifer’s work and this party is no exception. Every detail is so sophisticated and pretty!

  4. Jeannine says:

    So beautiful! Where are those large white flowers from?

  5. Sara S. says:

    Those are great looking giant paper flowers you have in the corner. How did you make them or where can I get them?

  6. You have a beautiful baby girl! Ours will be 1 in May. : )

  7. Layne says:

    Beautiful! I’m dying to know the paint color of your walls!

  8. Amber M says:

    I want to know about the flower too please!

  9. MontishaRenee says:

    A request for the flowers as well!!!

  10. Emily says:

    I also was looking for a tutorial on the flowers, please.

  11. […] Pretty details for a kid’s party […]

  12. Would love a tutorial on the flowers, please, too!

  13. Sharon Anderson says:

    I would love a tutorial on the flowers, please!!

  14. It seems piniterest is having you come under making tissue paper flowers… perhaps something in your tag pulls us here? Either way, your daughter is beautiful!!

  15. Tabitha Murphy says:

    Hello, we are working on out sisters baby shower and would love to make tissue flowers like the ones posted here. Can you provide a tutorial? Or did you purchase them? If so, where did you get them?

  16. […] Beautiful Flowers {that you can make yourself} […]

  17. Dana says:

    How did you make the crown? Or do you sell them?

  18. […] Heart of Mine  9.  Giant Tissue Paper Flowers From a mossy garden first birthday via HWTM blog. Copyright 2005 – 2013 Poppytalk. All Rights Reserved poppytalk.blogspot.caSource // […]

  19. Sheila says:

    I also love the tissue paper flowers .. and would love to know how you made them

  20. Ruthie says:

    Is there a tute for the paper flowers???