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Hello World! These geektastic ideas from Khanh Le of Avec Toi Events and her Computer Theme First Birthday Party Ideas are totally modern & CREATIVE! Inspired by 3D glasses, she celebrated her sweet little Dex with Bits, Bytes and Motherboards of fun. ;)

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– “Bits and Bytes” Buffet Table with “Laptop” Lunch Boxes
– Floppy Disk Decorations + “Have a Byte” Utensil Baggies
– A “Motherboard” with pictures of all the moms and kids who attended (Love this idea!)
– HTTP Cookies, MACarons, Microsoft Mochi and Microchip Cupcakes

floppy disk

microsoft and mac cookies

computer birthday theme

microchip cupcakes

lunch

have a byte napkins

food pyramid

naked cake

photo booth glasses

mouse treats

3d glasses

first birthday

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PARTY DETAILS, as told by Khanh

The colors were inspired by the red and blue 3D glasses from my childhood, and the computer theme comes from my husband’s and my computer science degrees.  Guests helped themselves at the buffet table called “Bits and Bytes” filled with all bite-size foods and they ate out of their “laptop” boxes instead of plates.  There were floppy disk decorations and edible floppy disk party favors in plastic cases.  The centerpieces displayed the “Computer Geek food pyramid” which held soda cans, chips, pizza slices, cheeseburgers, etc.  Utensils were in paper bags labeled “Have a Byte” and there was a “Motherboard” which displayed photos of all the mothers and their children who attended the party.  The sweets table consisted of HTTP cookies, MACarons, chocolate microchip cupcakes, MICROSOFT mochi, and others.  This was mostly a DIY party!

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VENDOR CREDITS:

– Event planning: Avec Toi Events
– Paper goods: Sakura Paper Co.
– Photography: Sowen Photography
– Photo Booth: Still Moment Photo Booths
– Birthday Cake: Layer Cake Bakery
– Venue: The Village Conservatory (Columbus Square in Tustin, CA)

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8 responses to “{Geektastic!} Computer Theme First Birthday Ideas”

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  2. Bev says:

    This is too adorable! I think its also a good idea to use old diskettes as party invites.

  3. Jonathan says:

    Love the theme! Great execution and I love the place settings. For staff dressed to fit the theme check out http://www.papartypeople.com

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  5. where did you get the laptop boxes?

  6. Ana J says:

    Where did you get or make those floppy disks?

  7. Kaitlyn wood says:

    Where did you find all of the decorations?