Parties for Boys


As most parents can attest, time sure does fly, especially during those precious first years. So to slow things down for just a day, Tania, owner of Tania’s Design Studio, styled & DIYed this adorable “Time Flies” Airplane Themed 1st Birthday for her son. I am especially loving all of the retro details, like the LIFE Magazine save the date & mini, old-school […]

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Sound the alarm! Fire truck lovin’ Thomas and his sweet family celebrated his second birthday with a Bright & BLAZING Fireman Party that just fired up my day! Don’t miss the adorable embroidered fire truck birthday outfits, a fire hydrant cupcake tower and lots more alarmingly cute ideas that Julie Verville of Crowning Details styled up for Thomas and his playful […]

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Sound off! 1…2…3…4… Liam is five! Mommy and owner of Michelle’s Party Plan-It setup “Liam’s Boot Camp” – a.k.a. one AMAZING Patriotic Army Party – for her little military man! Stellar, rugged decorations covered the entire house – from Sarge’s Surplus Hut and an equipment station (with marshmallow shooters, helmets & binoculars!) to the camouflage […]

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Surfs up, dude! Jenny Raulli of Bloom Designs took a cue from the summer season and brought out the beachy vibes for her son Luke’s 8th birthday. Inspired by plaid swim trunks and featuring cool surf boards and cute crab silhouettes, this Preppy Surf Party is catching major creative waves! Check out the impressive long board cookies, cleverly […]

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For her son’s 3rd birthday, Stefanie of Orange Blossom Special Events was given one simple request: a T-Rex cupcake (how stinking cute is that), but she didn’t stop there! She handled everything at this wonderfully creative Dinosaur Birthday Party, from the dressed-up dessert table to the super doable & adorable decor. I just love when parties are not only […]

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Camp RULES! Mommy (and “camp leader”) Cheryl Nguyen celebrated her son’s first birthday by gathering friends and family for an incredibly creative party at Camp Damon! And seriously, you guys… this Camping Birthday Party is absolutely *swarming* with fantastic DIY ideas, from succulent centerpieces and trail mix served in a tackle box to “campfire” favor bags cleverly […]

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She shoots, she SCORES! Beth Kruse of Beth Kruse Custom Creations earned a hat trick when creating this creative Blackhawks Inspired Hockey Birthday Party for her son — with super cute decor, clever snacks and tons of fun activities! I especially love Beth’s thought-process: “I tried really hard to not only make it “pretty,” but unique, creative, fun […]

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Meet you on the beach, mates! For Dylan’s first birthday, mommy and party stylist, Laura of LAURA’S little PARTY, definitely stole the show at the shore with this awesome location-celebration featuring bandana-bedecked skeletons, treasure chests full of beach toys, rag tie banners and plenty of that thing that no pirate can ever seem to get enough […]

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It’s already quite the task to style a birthday party for one kid, but add another one to the mix and you’ve got yourself a real feat! Case in point: check out this awesome Beach Bash Birthday Party that Julie Verville of Crowning Details created the for twin boys, Tanner & Joey. And even though summer is fast approaching, […]

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I have to agree with Lindsey (a.k.a. mom of the birthday boy) in her party details below… a labor of love is exactly what I would call her son’s creative & crafty Cat in the Hat Birthday Party! Beautifully captured on camera by Cari Courtright Photography and styled by Trunks & Tales, Cole’s birthday party is bustling […]

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Grab your aprons, because we’re off to Chef Lucas’ Kitchen! Birthday boy Lucas rounded up some hungry friends (aka sous-chefs!) for his Modern Bistro-Inspired Top Chef Birthday Party… but really all the credit goes to mommy/creative party genius, Amy Liu Bissett of A Dazzle Day. Her design skills never cease to amaze, and this time she gave the kids an awesome […]

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Mommy/ business owner of Tania’s Design Studio just made me one happy camper… she brought the wilderness indoors in the most darling way! With super creative animal themed treats (which she made herself!) + stylish camping inspired printables, her son’s Backyard Camp Out Birthday Party is guaranteed to have any wildlife lover dreaming of a playful night under […]

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Surf’s up, dude! Ashley Greene of Posh Petals and Pearls is sharing waves of creative inspiration today with this RAD Summer Surf Shack Birthday Party for 2 year-old Jackson. I’m pretty sure beach lovers of ALL ages will appreciate this incredibly stylish poolside party, though… which was graciously hosted in grandma’s backyard! ;) With the help […]

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Before now, if you searched for a “Flintstones” party on HWTM, you’d get a ‘not found’ message, but TODAY, this YABBA DABBA awesome 5th birthday celebration will pop right up. :) After 9 years of blogging, it’s very difficult to find a theme not yet explored! Fortunately, Elissa Stone of One Stone Events threw her son – […]

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Hi, there! Rachel here, from RV Parties, with the latest installment of Parties in a Pinch: Where to Save and Splurge. If only we had unlimited budgets when party planning… but alas, in most cases there’s a cap to what we can spend. I’m here today to share a few tips for hosting a party […]

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I’m totally over the clouds for this Sweet & Whimsical Hot Air Balloon First Birthday by the talented Jennifer Yun of May Details Studio and Coffee and Milk Events! From adorable DIY hot air balloons hanging overhead to a playful, themed Doljabi game, clever luggage cupcake stands, and a custom cake topper featuring the birthday boy’s smiling face, […]

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Birthday boy Sawyer knows there’s nothing quite like a big bowl of spaghetti and meatballs! So, creative party chef/mommy/business owner Patty Smith of Sweet Treat Stands combined two of her little guy’s favorite things, and cooked up this incredibly unique & creative Italian Bistro Inspired Dachshund Chef Birthday Party! I was instantly smitten with the darling Dachshund wine cork […]

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Triplet boys means there’s LOTS of manliness in the house! So, when Joseph, Anthony, and Christopher turned one, Bruna Sanches of Simply Lace Photography and Kathie Barone of Southern Charm Vintage Rentals helped parents Anna and Frank throw a Rustic & Burly Lumberjack Bash that sure is incredibly handsome. Clever details like a 3D cardboard moose head, […]

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With the popularity of the How to Train Your Dragon series, it’s no wonder that awesome themed parties have followed suit! And I totally get it… I don’t mind at all when my girls want to watch these movies for the zillionth time. ;) Zoila Lopez of Squared Party Printables and her son were so taken […]

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Get ready to climb aboard the most ADORABLE little submarine for an underwater party adventure! Chrissy Trujillo of Our Tru Life & Vitalic Photo got down to some serious creative business for her son’s Octonauts Inspired Birthday Party. Armed with her Illustrator skills, Chrissy whipped up some spot-on printables that perfectly coordinated with the clever, deep-sea-inspired […]

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