18 Oct

“A Hole in One” Par-tee {Golf First Birthday}

golf partee for a first birthday party

Welcome to Mate’s Pro Shop! A Golf First Birthday by Tania of Totful Memories for her nephew was “A Hole in One!” Don’t miss the golf cookies resting on a bed of green, preppy stripe and argyle patterns and exciting “pro shop giveaways” with water bottles, towels & visors!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– A hole in one green birthday cake on a white stand tied with navy ribbon
– Club sandwiches with golf tee “toothpicks”
– “Par-tee time!” cupcake toppers with blue and green argyle

golf birthday party

golf hole in one cookies

golf party plaid cupcakes

golf party thank you cards and cupcakes

golf party treats

golf party favors

on the green cake

golf first birthday hat and high chair

golf tee decorations

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PARTY DETAILS, as told by Tania
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The birthday was for my nephew, Mate, pronounced m.ah.teh, and he was one of the happiest little golfers ever!

The set up of this table is very simple and symetrical. When I was researching golf parties on Pinterest, I came across a cake that inspired the one I made. It was originally designed by Lindsay of Love & Olive Oil. I liked the idea of the grass top and the hole in one concept. I used a shot glass to serve as an outline for the hole and frosted all around it and then lifted it off to leave the exposed chocolate cake. I this same grass frosting technique for the cupcakes!

Lexy of Pink Frosting, created some of the cutest golf themed cookies ever. I asked for some golf scenes, plaid patterns and mini golf balls and wow, did she deliver! To show them off, I placed them in the tall grass which is great to add to the theme and decor.

All the little guests were asked to visit the ‘pro shop’ to pick up their birthday favor giveaways! Each child got a set of clubs, a visor, water bottle and some treats! As always the favor tags and thank you cards are included in the party package. Using a coordinating ribbon, I attached the tag to the golf set to make it resemble a price tag for the ’pro shop’ giftware.

As I was stringing the name banner to the front of the table, I was trying to think of something to use to hide my safety pins. It was a totally unplanned detail, but I just love how the golf tees looked tied together to create a finishing touch for the banner.

There are so many clever play on words that can be used in this theme, I used ‘cup’cakes, irons and woods and ’club’ sandwiches.

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VENDOR CREDITS:

– Sugar Cookies: Pink Frosting Cookies
– Cake Platters: TomKat Studio Shop
– Party Printables & photography: Tania of Totful Memories

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11Comments

1
Artes d'Imaginação SAYS:

Very beautiful! Congratulation!

Reply October 19, 2012 at 1:49 pm

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monogrammedeverything SAYS:

I’m soooo using this for little man’s party in January!!!

Reply November 7, 2012 at 7:57 am

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Tiffany SAYS:

I love all of your ideas, do you mind sharing where you purchased the plastic golf sets for the kids?
Thanks for sharing,
Tiffany

Reply February 4, 2013 at 7:46 pm

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Martha Clemons SAYS:

Hi! I can’t find where to buy the banner, etc on your shop. Can you share that with me?

Reply August 6, 2013 at 10:39 am

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Cindy SAYS:

Same! Love your ideas! Can you please tell me where did you get your banner?

Reply August 6, 2013 at 8:01 pm

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Chasity SAYS:

I am also wanting to know where you purchased your plastic golf set from… Thanks!

Reply August 25, 2013 at 5:45 pm

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Mandy Aitken SAYS:

I cannot find the printables…

Reply March 1, 2015 at 11:36 pm

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Regina Mier M SAYS:

I can't find the printables anymore!!! Can you help me find them?

Reply July 14, 2015 at 4:24 pm

jenn s. SAYS:

Hi Regina –
It looks like Totful Memories has closed their shop since this was posted, but you can find lots of similar printables from other companies! Check out parties 4, 5, and 6 on this page for starters. Lots of good stuff in there… good luck! :)

July 15, 2015 at 5:54 am

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