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{Party of 5} Peacock Shower, Ivory & Lace, Annie Birthday, Ladybug Picnic, Angry Bird-day

peacock baby shower

Here we go with the latest round of Friday Party of 5 picks from our members! Just click on a party title or collage to check out the full album & details from the following creative events:

 Peacock Baby Shower
 Ivory & Lace Dessert Table
– Annie Birthday Party
– DIY Ladybug Picnic Birthday Party

 Angry Bird-day Party

1. Peacock Baby Shower (pictured above) from Erika’s Elegance

2. Ivory & Lace Dessert Table by Sweet Candy Couture

ivory & lace dessert table


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Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Birthday Party

kid's mickey mouse clubhouse birthday party dessert table and chocolate covered Oreos

All you Mouseketeers out there are going to absolutely love this Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Birthday PartyJennifer Carver of Banner Events brought all of the classic Disney characters together for her son’s birthday. I love all of the simple shapes & silhouettes of Mickey, Minnie & the whole gang, which are so easily recognizable you don’t even need to show the actual characters! And would you believe that Jen did all of this at the last minute with leftover party items? Amazing!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– DIY character decorated letters + simple polka dots & stripes party printables
– Mickey Mouse cake pops in Mickey coffee mugs & Mickey chocolate covered Oreos in his classic overalls
– Three plates put together to make large Mickey place settings + Mickey drink wraps & straw silhouettes
– Mickey’s overall popcorn boxes, sour candy skewer Mickeys + chocolate & bubble party favors

mickey mouse cake pops

mickey mouse birthday party tablescape

mickey mouse party drinks and water bottle labels


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Laugh Out Loud Practical Joke Birthday Party

practical joke birthday party dessert table and whoopee pies

It may not be April Fools, but I am always game for some good old fashioned pranks! Gretchen of Three Little Monkeys Studio created this side-splitting Laugh Out Loud Practical Joke Birthday Party full of goofy joke props, sweet polka dots & fake-out bugs for her equally goofy daughter! The only requirement: lots of whoopee cushions (which Gretchen dutifully obliged to). I don’t know any little boys who wouldn’t go crazy for these pranks, and this style would also be perfect for an adult’s gag party!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Rattlesnake egg gumballs, rubber chicken topped cupcakes & exploding snake in a can churros
– Fly topped cupcakes & birthday cake + “Whoopee” topped sprinkled pink whoopie pies
– Polka dot paperie + a scrap book paper polka dot dessert table backdrop
– Disguise glasses & whoopee cushion cookies + whoopee cushion favors & bag tags

prank birthday party decor and dessert ideas

rubber chicken topped cupcakes

practical joke birthday party cookies


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Starry Enchanted Forest Birthday Party {Pink & Gold}

gold chevon birthday party dessert table

This Starry Enchanted Forest Birthday Party is an absolute fairytale! Jennifer Jones of Prettiest Print Shop created this rustic but dazzling oasis for her little girl’s 2nd birthday with tons of glittery gold stars & charming woodland details. PLUS, for gifts, Kate’s parents asked that guests bring books to stock up her library! Such a cute way to keep the fairytale going & definitely what I would call a happy ending :).

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Hanging gold star mobiles tied to branches + wooden branch photo frames with gold star garlands
– DIY gold glittered signs, utensils & flower vases + gold glitter star wands & crowns for guests
– Pink raspberry parfaits & strawberry doughnuts + star topped cinnamon rolls & pancake stack ‘cake’
– A wooden castle ‘guestbook’ + pink stardust Pay-Doh favors

enchanted forest birthday party photo shoot and signs

gold wands and crowns for party favors

rustic wooden dessert stands and pink doughnuts


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{Party of 5} Bumble Bee, Little Birds, Rustic Garden, Superhero in Training, Sophisticated Frozen

bumble bee birthday party

Here we go with the latest round of Party of 5 picks from the incredible submissions that come our way! This week you’ll find the following creative themes:

Bumble Bee First Birthday Party
 Little Birds Birthday Party
– Rustic Garden Birthday Party
– Superhero in Training Birthday Party

 Sophisticated Frozen Birthday Party

1. Bumble Bee First Birthday Party (pictured above) from RAE Affairs

2. Little Birds Birthday Party by Martina – Celebrate Decor

little birds garden birthday party


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Brews & Bowling Baby Shower: A Celebration into Parenthood

adult party bowling baby shower

The main goal of a party is of course to celebrate the guest of honor, but it’s also important to make sure your guests are having fun as well. Which is why I love this Brews & Bowling Baby Shower: A Celebration into Parenthood, which was beautifully photographed by Angela Bartunek of Aster & Olive Photography and put together by the couples’ family & friends! The laid back vibe combined with retro decor creates the perfect atmosphere for everyone to have a total blast catching up, bowling & eating some delicious, non-fussy food (who doesn’t love sliders + beer?!)

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Teal tissue paper pinwheel welcome sign backdrop, paper chain links & polka dot garlands
– Baby blue painted bowling trophy food stand centerpieces + a retro teal & red tablescape
– Old school treats like Cracker Jacks & swirl lollipops + simple cupcakes & soda pop
– A retro bowling alley invitation, chalkboard signs + candy bag party favors

teal and red bowling baby shower invitation

retro adult bowling party

painted bowling trophy centerpieces


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Sweet Summertime Pink Lemonade Birthday Party

pink lemonade birthday party dessert table

Is there anything more quintessentially summer than fresh squeezed lemonade? Not only does this refreshing treat make for a delicious way to cool down on a hot day, but it’s also a super cute source of inspiration! Ashley Keith of Cupcake Express made lemonade out of lemons for this Sweet Summertime Pink Lemonade Birthday Party! With bright pops of pink & yellow, adorable ‘lemonade’ cupcakes with mini straws and the cutest patterned printables, this party is sure to make you pucker up a smile!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Lemon wedge cake pops, lemon & mason jar cupcakes + polka dotted lemon cook party favors
– Homemade pink & yellow birthday cake with ric rac & polka dots topped with a Lemonade Stand cookie
– Bright yellow daffodil & pink carnation table arrangements + pink & yellow gumball table favors
– Sour pink & yellow gummy candy skewers with lemon tops & sixlet topped layered lemon parfaits
– Lace & ribbon adorned mason jars + gingham, polka dots & stripes chocolate wrappers

yellow and pink lemonade birthday party decorations

pink lemonade polka dotted birthday cake

pink and yellow lemonade birthday party tablescape


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Modern Grand Prix Race Car Birthday Party

pit racing birthday party dessert table

Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines! Paula Casas of BluGrass Designs planned this Modern Grand Prix Race Car Birthday Party for her son, who loves watching Formula One races with his Dad. I am loving the clean, sleek look & color palette combined with the shabby-chic vintage details. Plus, how cute are those personalized drivers’ licenses for each little race car driver?! Careful folks, there are going to be some pretty adorable little speed demons out on the raceway! ;)

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Black & white checkered printables + ‘fuel up’ party flags at the Fuel & Oil drinks station
– Race car themed chocolate covered Oreos + vintage race car driver’s helmet cake pops
– Tire tread stamped wooden utensils +  black tire macarons at the Pit Stop dessert table
– Beautifully detailed race car cookies & an orange car cake topper + wooden car party favors

pit crew race car driver helmet cake pops and driving themed chocolate covered oreos

race car grand prix birthday cake

race car birthday party fuel drinks


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{Party of 5} Crawfish Boil, Confetti Communion, Cowgirl Birthday, American Girl Doll, Movie Star

Summer crawfish boil party

Here we go with the latest round of Party of 5 picks from the incredible submissions that come our way! This week you’ll find the following creative themes:

Southern Spring Crawfish Boil Party
 Boy’s Confetti First Communion
– Cowgirl 3rd Birthday Party
– American Girl Doll Inspired Birthday Party

 Movie Star 6th Birthday Party

1. Southern Spring Crawfish Boil Party (pictured above) from Sucre Shop

2. Boy’s Confetti First Communion by Tempo di Festa

coy's confetti communion


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Born in the 80s Neon 30th Birthday Party


Michael Jackson, the Brat Pack and a whole lot of sugary candies…we’re flashing back to the 80s! For her big 3-0 celebration, Stephanie Nestor put a whole lot of elbow grease into making this Born in the 80’s Neon 30th Birthday Party the perfect tribute to her favorite things from those totally rad years. I am digging that bright candy ‘cake’ which adds such a playful pop of color to the dessert table & would be a great alternative for someone who doesn’t like cake! With so many righteous details, I’m starting to wonder why these trends ever died in the first place!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Splattered neon photo booth backdrop with some awesomely 80s props (love that boombox)
– Cassette tape framed photo board & VCR tape tissue paper decor + bright animal & bandana prints
– Vinyl record drinks table backdrop + Kool-aid, Squeezit & neon colored straws
– David Hasselhoff poster (with chest hair) + 80s slang words food labels & decor

80s kids candy 'cake'

neon birthday party drinks like squeezit and kool-aid

neon splatter backdrop for an 80s party photo booth


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Rustic Barnyard County Fair First Birthday Party

county fair first birthday welcome sign

With summer in full swing, fairs are popping up all over the place (including San Diego)! For her son’s first birthday, Jeannie Do decided there was no better way to celebrate her little man than to create a full on Rustic Barnyard County Fair First Birthday Party including classic fair food & games! I love the country americana feel, with cow & gingham prints and plenty of red, white & blue decor. And of course, no county fair would be complete without some bbq and funnel cake — gotta love the tastes of summer :).

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Fresh fruit desserts like a strawberry trifle, mini blueberry cheesecakes & mini fruit tarts
– Pinwheels in Coke bottles & wooden ferris wheel centerpieces + a cupcake ferris wheel with bunting
– Balloon animal petting zoo, caricature artist & a carousel horse bounce house
– Coke bottle ring toss, rubber ducky fishing & balloon darts + a prize table to redeem your tickets

county fair first birthday play area

county fair kids tablescape

county fair birthday party activities and games


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Despicable Me Themed Minion Birthday Party

minion twinkies and cookie labels

This delightful birthday party is one in a Minion (just couldn’t resist)! ;) Betty Lang of Vanda Events styled this adorable Despicable Me Themed Minion Birthday Party for a little guy who’s a huge fan of the movies. It’s pretty hard to make those little nonsense-talking Minions any cuter, but I think fashioning them out of Twinkies takes the cake — pun intended!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Custom Despicable Me printables with party hat wearing characters + Despicable Me photo booth cut outs
– Chocolate & strawberry shortcake layered cake shooters & Minion eye topped chocolate cupcakes
– Polka dotted cake with Despicable Me characters & Minion toppers + Minion balloons & cups
– Minion cake pops & Twinkies with Reese’s feet + flat Minion topped cupcakes

minion birthday party decor and cupcakes

despicable me minion topped birthday cake and character cut outs

minion cake pops


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Sunny & Sweet Farm Animals Birthday Party

red barn topped farm birthday cake

There’s nothin’ like a good old fashioned day on the farm! For her animal-loving daughter’s birthday, Kate Petronis of And Everything Sweet planned this Sunny & Sweet Farm Animals Birthday Party! This party was definitely not short on the animals, from round chicken cake pops and farm animal party circles, to animal cookies in a grass field and a baby ducks & bunnies petting zoo! So much rowdy fun for the kids! :)

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Dessert table with country style patterns, rustic burlap & a large wooden wagon wheel
– Chocolate covered strawberry ‘carrots’ in a bed of chocolate ‘dirt’ + wrapped utensil ‘carrots’
– Mini barn painting activity + a chicken egg hunt game with eggs filled with chocolate & mini prizes
– Chocolate covered Oreo animals & tractors + tractor cookies & chocolate pop party favors
– Birthday cake with a cow print bottom layer, pigs’ mud puddle, duck pond & a red barn topper with horse

red gingham farm birthday party dessert table

chicken egg hunt party game

farm chicken cake pops and farm animal chocolate covered Oreos


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{Party of 5} Baseball Shower, Masha the Bear, Boho Chic Shower, Captain America, Tangled Birthday

vintage baseball birthday party

Here we go with the latest round of Party of 5 picks from the incredible submissions that come our way! This week you’ll find the following creative themes:

Vintage Baseball Baby Shower
 Masha the Bear Birthday Party
– Boho Chic Baby Shower
Captain America Birthday Party
 Tangled Inspired Rapunzel Birthday Party

1. Vintage Baseball Baby Shower (pictured above) from MKR Creations

2. Masha the Bear Birthday Party by IDEA! event + style {Jasmine}

Masha the Bear birthday party


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Sprinkled with Love Cupcake Baby Shower

pink and green baby shower sprinkle dessert table

With frosting, sprinkles and a cherry on top, this Sprinkled with Love Cupcake Baby Shower is sweet as can be! Kim Daniels of On Purpose surprised this mommy-to-be with a ‘Sprinkle,’ which typically celebrates a 2nd or 3rd child, including a sprinkle bar for decorating pretty pink cupcakes and adorable hand-made decor (how cute are those mini tassel garlands?!) With such sweet friends & delicious cupcakes, you just can’t go wrong!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Pink & white chocolate dipped & sprinkled strawberries & pretzels + pink lemonade frosted cupcakes
– Pink & green cupcake bar with a sprinkle table runner, pink & green tissue tassel garland & a variety of sprinkles
– DIY book pages wreath & chalkboard sign with mini pink & green tassel garlands + a pink & green tablescape
– Fresh fruit drinks & sangria + “Thanks for popping by” popcorn box shower favors

sprinkled with love cupcake decorating shower activity

mini tassel garland on a chalkboard sign

pink and green baby shower tablescape


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Geometric & Colorful 2nd Birthday Brunch

colorful brunch 2nd birthday party

The trend of morning birthday parties for little ones is picking up steam, and for good reason — avoids those cranky afternoon meltdowns! ;) Courtney Champion of Cook like a Champion cleverly styled this Geometric & Colorful 2nd Birthday Brunch for her little girl. I am loving all of the adorable and totally do-able DIY, like the triangular label tags with geometric Washi tape detailing and all of the delicious looking (homemade) brunch foods that now, you can make too because Courtney is generously sharing her recipes with us today! Can’t wait to make those blueberry pancake cupcakes :).

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Geometric 3-D hanging diamonds garlands + colorful geometric shapes strewn all over the tables
– Cheddar & chive biscuits, chicken & waffle skewers + a make-your-own fruit & yogurt parfait station
– Doughnut dipping & decorating activity + personalized aprons for the little chefs
– Drinks table with cold brew coffee, mix-ins & mimosas for the adults + juice boxes for the kids

geometric brunch drinks table

geometric shapes garland

doughnut decorating party activity


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Woodland Fairytale Snow White Birthday Party

snow white birthday party dessert table

Snow White has been a HUGE trend lately! I love how each of the parties we’ve seen have all been so different from one another — each stylist truly puts their own spin on the classic tale. Shauna Krantz of Cupcake With Character decided to focus on the Woodland aspect of Snow White’s home when creating this Fairytale Snow White Birthday Party for her daughter. With sweet forest details like moss and pinecones and princess-approved desserts, this party is exactly what this little birthday girl was wishing for!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Woodland cake with Snow White, her forest friends & a Wishing Well + Woodland animal party favor cups
– Custom watercolor silhouette of the birthday girl + a customized ‘Who’s the fairest…’ magic mirror
– Glittered candy apples & apple cookies + chocolate Oreo apples & apple topped magic mirror cookie stacks
– Laser-cut wooden 7 dwarfs’ name signs + wooden plank dessert trays
– Toadstool cake pops & a toadstool banner + DIY fabric buntings & mini Pine trees

snow white birthday cake

snow white glittered candy poison apples

seven dwarfs photo booth wooden name sign props


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{Party of 5} Ladybug Picnic, Lost in the Jungle, Moroccan Bridal Shower, Favorite Things Swap, Land of Oz

ladybug 2nd birthday party picnic

Party of 5 picks from the incredible submissions that come our way! This week you’ll find the following creative themes:

Ladybug 2nd Birthday Party Picnic
 Dusty & Minnie Lost in the Jungle Birthday Party
– Moroccan Bridal Shower
Springtime Favorite Things Swap Party
 First Birthday Party in the Land of Oz

1. Ladybug 2nd Birthday Party Picnic (pictured above) from Sweet Creations by Sharms

2. Dusty & Minnie Lost in the Jungle Birthday Party by Renata Bueno

dusty & minnie lost in the jungle


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The Amazing Spiderman Birthday Party

spiderman birthday cake

My Spidey senses are tingling for this The Amazing Spiderman Birthday Party, styled by Shannon Helliker of Petite Party Studio! The outdoor city playground is amazing and would be so cute for other Super Hero parties. I am also loving those DIY red chocolate covered strawberries with milk chocolate webs and Oreo piece eyes — so clever! Don’t miss out on all of the cute Spidey details at this friendly neighborhood birthday party!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Spiderman & skyline birthday cake + Spiderman cookies & chocolate covered Oreos
– Spider topped cupcakes & jello parfait push pops + Power Punch blue juice & Super foods
– Illustrated chalkboard dessert table fabric backdrop + a comic book tablecloth & banner
– Web shooter silly string, a Spiderman piñata & Spiderman mask party favors

spiderman comic book birthday party dessert table

spiderman birthday party invitation and entrance

super hero cardboard city skyline

chocolate covered spiderman strawberries


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Girly Pink Butterfly Birthday Garden Party

pink and yellow butterfly birthday cake

Flutter on by to check out this lovely Girly Pink Butterfly Birthday Garden Party, styled by Louisa Line of The Little Big Company! To bring the garden indoors, Louisa placed large floral centerpieces with plenty of greenery on the kid’s table as well as smaller bright peony arrangements on the drink & dessert wagons. Top all of that off with tons of sparkling butterflies and I’d say this garden party was an absolute success!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Paper flower & ribbon decorated party hats, butterfly wands & sparkly pink butterfly wings
– Glittery butterfly topped cupcakes, cake pops & cookies + a pink macaron topiary
– Butterfly silhouette coloring activity & a pink wooden tree to display them the finished butterflies on
– Quilted pink & yellow birthday cake with cascading butterflies + a smaller yellow rosette cake
– Garden arch entryway with vines & butterflies + a butterfly piñata

pink butterfly winks and mask

butterfly garden party entryway arch

pink party drinks table wagon


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“Let’s Pig Out” Favorite Foods 30th Birthday Party

pig out 30th birthday party

Who wouldn’t want to totally indulge in their favorite foods for the big 3-0 (or any day for that matter)? Lindsay Sacks created a judgement-free zone so that her and her friends could shamelessly enjoy this “Let’s Pig Out” Favorite Foods 30th Birthday Party, celebrating her big day! Following the trend of “bar parties,” there was a station for sweet fans, salt lovers and everything in between. And really, how could anyone pass up a butter bar?! What a delicious way to ring in a new decade!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– A Bacon Bar with deep fried & different flavored bacon + a mini clay pig & “Getting Piggy with it” sign
– DIY menu sign, wooden bar signs, labels & photo booth wooden props all done by the birthday girl
– Mini comfort foods like chicken & waffles, tomato soup & grilled cheese & sliders
– A Potato Bar with baked potatoes & toppings + a Green Foods Bar with shot glasses of healthy green juice
– Customize your own doughnuts & popcorn bar with different salty & sweet toppings

bacon bar party food

healthy green party foods

30th birthday favorite foods party


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Vintage Lace & Floral Garden Birthday Party

vintage floral party banner and tablescape

Now that the sun is shining (on a more consistent basis) and the birds are chirping, an outdoor garden party sounds like the perfect way to shake off the last of those winter blues! Zehra Taskin of Couture Event Styling dreamed up this lovely Vintage Lace & Floral Garden Party for the cutest little birthday girl. With sweet decor details like the beautifully rustic tablescape with mason jar floral centerpieces & a lace & burlap table runner, this party is an absolute ray of sunshine! :)

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Scalloped floral banners + hanging lanterns & rose & baby’s breath filled terrariums
– Mini French-inspired desserts like chocolate eclairs, lace macarons + toasted meringue tarts
– Gold chevron striped birthday cake with fondant floral bouquets & a simple iced bundt cake
– Simple backyard picnic setting with vintage picnic baskets & suitcase decor + ‘Unicorn’ horse rides
– Lace wrapped milk bottles & chocolate bars + tea cup candy dishes & milk glass vases & candy dishes

birthday party horse unicorn

vintage lace dessert table

gold chevron striped birthday cake

hanging floral terrariums as party decor


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{Party of 5} Coffee & Donuts, Little Chef Birthday, Alice in Wonderland, Twins Circus, Mermaid Birthday

coffee and donut bar bridal shower

Here we go with the latest round of Party of 5 picks from the incredible submissions that come our way! This week you’ll find the following creative themes:

Coffee & Donut Bar Bridal Shower
 Little Chef Baking Birthday Party
– Vintage Alice in Wonderland Soiree

Twins First Birthday Circus Party
 Vintage Mermaid Birthday Party

1. Coffee & Donut Bar Bridal Shower (pictured above) from Showerbelle

2. Little Chef Baking Birthday Party by DPra

little chef baking birthday party


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Smashing Construction First Birthday Party

construction first birthday party cake with hard hat topper, road signs and tire layer

Excited to get to plan more boyish parties, Shawna Rioux of Effervescent Occasions dreamed up this Smashing Construction First Birthday Party just as soon as her little boy was born. Construction parties are all about gettin’ down and dirty — and this little birthday boy did exactly that! On top of a giant tire and wearing the cutest knit hard hat & suspenders, Brady tore into his orange pylon cone smash cake with the fervor of a bulldozer! Way to go little man! ;)

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Dump truck party invitation, road sign first year photo banner+  a wheelbarrow birthday present container
– Orange pylon smash cake + an amazing hard hat topped industrial style cake with road signs & tire bottom layer
– Refueling station drinks table with black & yellow striped paper straws + gas pump juice boxes
– Snow covered tire powdered donuts, hard hat, pylon & tire cake pops + construction truck & tool cookies

refueling station party drinks table

orange pylon cone smash cake

construction party cake pops and hard hat party favors


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Romantic Parisian Bridal Shower {Pink & Silver}

paris inspired party decor and invitation

Bonjour mon amis! Love is in the air, and not just between the bride & groom, but from the bride’s love of planning beautiful parties as well! Ester Mezhlumyan of EM Designs got right down to business for her own Romantic Parisian Bridal Shower, with garden-inspired decor, gorgeous desserts fit for any French Boulangerie and tons of tiny thoughtful details (which make all the difference)! Tres magnifique!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– White birdcages, fresh peonies & floral wreath chair back for the bride + a lace & flower box ‘cake’
– Mini champagne bottles with paper straws for each guest + recipes & advice for the bride
– ‘Diamond ring’ topped cupcakes, fruit parfaits, French macarons & chocolate croissants
– Eiffel Tower cookies + a stunning Eiffel Tower topped quilted silver cake with lace & sugar flowers

eiffel tower topped lace and quilted shower cake

custom bridal shower decal and pillow

romantic bridal shower tablescape and bride's chair floral wreath


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Pink Woodland FOURest Animals Birthday Party

woodland fourest 4th birthday party ideas and dessert table

Deep in the woods, you’ll find the cutest little Pink Woodland FOURest Animals Birthday Party you’ve ever seen! Amy Adams seamlessly combined her daughter’s request for a pink party with this adorably creative FOURest theme. She also included tons of DIY touches, like pink painted pinecones (done by the birthday girl!) and felt animal masks to get everyone in the woodland creature spirit!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Sparkly white animal figurines with feather accents & hand-painted baby pink animal toys
– Powdered donut & pink Oreo towers + a rustic coconut birthday cake with birch bark & pink felt pennant toppers
– DIY painted white trees on kraft paper, tree slice pedestals & wood grain gable lunch boxes
– White fawn table centerpiece + a white deer head mount with silver horns
– Pin the tail on the fox game + a homemade crepe & tissue paper piñata-style ‘4’

DIY woodland animal felt party masks

forest party decoration ideas and tablescape

woodland animal birthday party invitation


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Colorful Vintage Glam Wedding Inspiration

dramatic wedding floral table runner

For a dose of gorgeous wedding inspiration this Monday morning, Kristen Janes of Kio Kreations has brought to us this Colorful Vintage Glam Wedding Inspiration which she and several other talented vendors put together. There are few things more beautiful than an old Hollywood bride, add to that some seriously amazing florals and the cutest little flower girl and ring bearer and you’ve got a recipe for perfection! :)

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– DIY gold spray painted & glittered Escort Cards & Thank You Cards + DIY accordion folded round menus
– Moss-covered flower girl basket + a handmade sequined floral headband & a baby’s breath head wreath
– Vibrant bouquet of succulents, roses, peonies and eucalyptus leaves + large floral table runners
– Gold glitter table numbers + glowing golden tea lights to give the perfect romantic vibe

vibrant glam wedding bouquet

DIY gold painted lace escort cards

vintage glam wedding tablescape with gold glittered table numbers


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{Party of 5} Chapter Two 2nd Birthday, Twinkle Little Star, Truck Birthday, Pajama Party, Frozen Birthday

Chapter 2 Book Themed 2nd Birthday Party

Here we go with the latest round of Party of 5 picks from the incredible submissions that come our way! This week you’ll find the following creative themes:

Chapter Two Book Themed 2nd Birthday Party
 Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Baby Shower
Vroom Vroom, Beep Beep! Truck Birthday Party
– Pajama Party

 Elsa & Olaf Frozen Birthday Party

1. Chapter Two Book Themed 2nd Birthday Party (pictured above) from Taste{Full}

2. Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Baby Shower by Lauren Haddox Designs

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Baby Shower


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Big Top Vintage Circus First Birthday Party

circus first birthday party dessert table with lion tamer licorice whips

Step right up boys and girls! Ashley Berrie of Ashley Berrie Photography created a magnificent Big Top Vintage Circus First Birthday Party that you have to see to believe! Under the big top, this menagerie included traditional carnival games, clown-approved toys and plenty of circus peanuts to go around! With BOLD colors and FUN vintage style, this party is the perfect prize!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Strongman marshmallow dumbbells, ferris wheel cupcake display & lion tamer licorice whips
– Vintage-style popcorn machine + popcorn box & lollipop table centerpieces
– Blue & red balloon & bunting decorated mantle + a polka dotted smash cake & bunting decorated high chair
– Buntings & stripes circus 1st birthday cake + ‘1’ photo sign & 1st birthday photo shoot display
– Circus story guest book, circus-themed toy & treat filled gable box party favors + mini gumball machine favors

circus party popcorn machine

carnival circus bunting and stripes birthday cake

blue and red circus party mantle decor


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Cock-a-Doodle-Doo, Look Who’s Turning 2! {Farm Party}

farm birthday party invitation and chalkboard rooster sign

Rise & shine! The roosters sure are crowing for this Cock-a-Doodle-Doo, Look Who’s Turning 2! Farm Birthday PartyEleanor Lauren of Pink Peppermint Paper were inspired by Lauren’s great grandfather’s dairy farm, Benton Woods, to bring the ranch life to their backyard for Lauren’s son’s big day. I am loving all the sweet personal touches, like the handmade place settings and the drawing of the real barn at Benton Woods. Gotta love an escape from city life every once in a while. ;)

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

– Red gingham tablescape with DIY jean pocket utensil holders, mini hay bales & cotton ball ‘sheep’ cups
– Ranch-style breakfast with biscuits & gravy, bacon & eggs + sheep cake pops & chocolate cow tails
– A white picket fence & farm animals birthday cake + a backyard farm animals petting zoo
– Farm trough drinks table with picnic style mason jars + watering can party favors
– Milk bottle crates, cow print & udder balloons + a “MOOve on around back” sign

farm party picnic tablescape for the kid's table

farm animals and white picket fence birthday cake

cow print and cow udder balloon party decor


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