14 Apr

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

I’m excited to share a different sort of post with you today – one that I hope will inspire you to start planning your own day of fun in the sun! I was recently asked to help style a Pool Party Playdate sponsored by Huggies® Little Swimmers, and with the weather heating up and summer right around the corner (how is it mid-April already?!), I was definitely game for putting my head into pool party mode. I’ve also been slightly obsessed with any excuse to design in watercolor lately, and a swimming theme fit the bill perfectly. ;)

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

There were so many cool & unique things about this event – the key highlights being the guests of honor (bloggers/moms from all over the country & their families), the incredible venue (a poolhouse right on the beach – talk about instant WOW factor), and the activities, which included a playful group swim lesson and some insanely cool underwater (& above water) photography by Pinky Blue Photography.

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Seriously… how cool is the water shot above?! As a fellow blogger with a little one still in diapers myself, I was a bit bummed to miss out on the pool time fun, but we realized that it would’ve been next to impossible for me to decorate the party with a 2 year old in tow, especially given that the event was out of town, so I settled for the next best thing once the party was done up right and in full swing – relaxing and enjoyed the amazing view! That pretty much NEVER happens these days, so it wasn’t exactly a hard sell either. ;)

Since my personal focus for this event was the decor, this recap is more visually focused and a little different than those of the other guests in attendance. Scroll down for a peek at some of my favorite details from the event though (including super cute themed food like Shark’s Mouth Salad & Crabby Croissants!), and then next month I’m actually going to post a similar pool party theme styled in my own backyard, but with more of a “how to” focus that digs into the DIY details and party elements a bit deeper. There’s still a lot of inspiration to soak in here though (pun intended) – and I’m happy to answer any questions you might have in the meantime on the decor via the comments section below! Here we go…

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

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VENDOR CREDITS & RESOURCES

– Hosted by: Huggies® Little Swimmers and Tend by Glam
– Party Styling & Graphic Design: Hostess with the Mostess / Hostess INK
– Catering: Schaffer’s Genuine Foods
– Photography: Pinky Blue Photography
– Venue: Annenberg Beach House
– Linens: La Tavola

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Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers

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Disclosure: Compensation was provided by Huggies® via Glam Media.  As always, all thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Huggies®. Thank you for supporting the brands that enable us keep the creative content coming!

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7Comments

1
Amybi SAYS:

I’ve been dying to see this and it does not disappoint. Seriously. Adorable.

Reply April 14, 2014 at 6:10 pm

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Nhạn Hồng SAYS:

seriously adorable !!

Reply April 15, 2014 at 7:09 am

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Pallavi Kale SAYS:

Adorable/fun adn vibrant!

Reply April 15, 2014 at 6:31 am

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Amber Bambi Hope SAYS:

Wow looks like a fabulous party

Reply April 15, 2014 at 1:32 pm

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@AllAboutNuptial SAYS:

Pool Party Playdate with Huggies Little Swimmers http://t.co/q8fyy9mIqs

Reply April 15, 2014 at 7:11 am

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Bernadett Németh SAYS:

super cute details….submarine sandwiches, bathing teddies on the cookies! so many babies this party was baby heaven :D so super cute!

Reply April 15, 2014 at 9:35 pm

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