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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Sheila SAYS:

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

Reply August 28, 2013 at 12:31 am

Ruthie SAYS:

Is there a tute for the paper flowers???

Reply September 7, 2013 at 3:34 pm

Paula SAYS:

Decorating for my sons wedding in early October, would love to know how to make the paper flowers. We are on a tight budget. So your help would be so appreciated!

Reply September 11, 2013 at 9:13 pm

Jillian Mosley SAYS:

Are you willing to explain how you made the giant paper flowers? Thank you.


Reply September 18, 2013 at 9:56 pm

Penny SAYS:

everyone, it seems we are getting no reply to how to make the flowers, but I found this tutorial – hope it helps!

Reply September 20, 2013 at 8:33 pm

araceli SAYS:

me encanta todo pero más las flores grandes blancas, quisiera que me enviaras el molde para hacer unas para la fiesta de my mother.

Reply December 19, 2013 at 11:27 am

Nancy Saam SAYS:

I am doing a very large party for the Debutantes in Philadelphia and I think your flowers would be fabulous! Please advise as you are so amazingly talented,

Reply November 5, 2014 at 12:53 pm

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