Aqua + Orange Baby Shower

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aqua orange baby shower
aqua orange baby shower

When How Fab's Kara Kull announced she was expecting her first child, it was the perfect reason to come together and celebrate. Together with Kara, Erin Frank of Host-It Notes, Jacin Fitzgerald of Lovely Little Details and Amanda Reapsummer of One True Love Vintage Rentals combined forces to create an aqua and orange inspired baby shower shoot full of vintage and whimsical … { read more }

Whimsical Baby Shower

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striped straws baby shower

Whimsical Baby Shower~ Ruby & Willow Words cannot express how delighted I was to find this submission in my email from Kate Holland (all the way over in New Zealand!) of Ruby & Willow and Magnolia Rouge. Kate designed, styled, and hosted this whimsical baby shower for her best friend. Kate shared, "When she told me she was expecting I just knew this was my chance to style a fun baby … { read more }

Rubber Ducky Party

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Ducky Invite
Ducky Invite

Rubber Ducky Party This is a classic party theme! It's perfect for a baby shower or a young child's birthday party! And when you're done? Save all your decorations for fun bath time toys!  My mother, who taught me all there is to know about party designing, styled this darling rubber ducky party! I can only claim the photography. I adore every detail from the cupcake stands (she made these- … { read more }

Elephant Baby Shower

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Elephant Baby Diaper Cake
Elephant Baby Shower Diaper Cake

Elephant Baby Shower This weekend, I created some elephant cupcake toppers and gift tags for a friend's daughter's first birthday party! Elephants are becoming very popular as a party theme - birthdays and baby showers.  Ashley Lloyd recently shared this "Lil' Squirt Baby Shower"with me and it was a darling elephant shower- she didn't miss a detail! Details I loved: Create-a-Crepe Bar: What a … { read more }

Blue & Yellow Baby Shower

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Thank you favor board
Thank you Favors

I am so excited to share this baby shower party with you! My sweet neighbors asked me to help them design a baby boy shower for a friend.  We decided on a simple blue and yellow theme with splashes of pastel green.  Since we knew the baby's name, we incorporated his monogram and name for an added touch! My favorite part of this shower was the blessings board.  We wanted a way for guests to … { read more }

Three Trifle Desserts

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Strawberry and Banana Trifles
Baby Shower Lemon Trifle Dessert

Lemon Trifle Trifles are delicious individual desserts at a baby shower or bridal luncheon in the spring. Serve them topped with a flower to match your color theme! To complete this recipe, you will need a pound cake (try this delicious recipe), vanilla ice cream and one recipe of lemon sauce. Lemon Sauce 2 cups sugar 1 cup butter 2/3 cup fresh lemon juice 4 large eggs, slightly … { read more }

Baby Shower Luncheon: Pressed Sugar Bassinets

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Pressed sugar bassinet for baby shower
Pressed Sugar Baby Bassinet

Charming Baby Shower Luncheon How easy is it to design an elegant centerpiece for a baby shower luncheon - Just gather up old or borrowed dolls and place in a small carriage or doll's chair. When guests arrive, offer them a glass of punch in a tall wine glass. Tie a miniature pink rose bud with a thin piece of blue satin ribbon on each glass stem. As favors for each guest, make sugar bassinets … { read more }

Pink Baby Shower

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pinkbabyshower

Pink Kisses 2 egg whites, room temperature 2/3 cup sugar (we use Domino's) 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon almond extract 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar 1 cup white chocolate chips 1 cup pecans, chopped (optional) Red Food Coloring Turn the oven to bake at 375. Next beat the egg whites until they hold peaks. Gradually add the sugar, vanilla, and cream of tartar. Add two drops of red food … { read more }