05 Sep

Chic “Mossy Garden” First Birthday Party

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

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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.

September 6, 2012 at 10:12 am

Christine McGinn SAYS:

How did u make this crown ??!! Looove

September 6, 2012 at 11:10 pm

Heather - Chickabug SAYS:

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

September 23, 2012 at 6:21 pm

Jeannine SAYS:

So beautiful! Where are those large white flowers from?

November 11, 2012 at 11:46 am

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?

January 11, 2013 at 8:39 am

Joshua Tinniehill SAYS:

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

January 31, 2013 at 5:20 pm

Layne SAYS:

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

February 20, 2013 at 7:24 pm

Amber M SAYS:

I want to know about the flower too please!

February 20, 2013 at 9:08 pm

MontishaRenee SAYS:

A request for the flowers as well!!!

February 21, 2013 at 5:11 pm

Emily SAYS:

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

February 21, 2013 at 10:00 pm

Allison (@allisonsan) SAYS:

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

March 2, 2013 at 2:14 pm

Sharon Anderson SAYS:

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

March 30, 2013 at 1:11 pm

Mindfully Artistic SAYS:

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!!

March 31, 2013 at 5:49 pm

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?

May 2, 2013 at 11:59 am

Dana SAYS:

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

July 14, 2013 at 6:59 pm

Sheila SAYS:

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

August 28, 2013 at 12:31 am

Ruthie SAYS:

Is there a tute for the paper flowers???

September 7, 2013 at 3:34 pm
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