Bumble Bee Party Ideas: Birthdays & Showers

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Honey Bee Birthday Party! As soon as we saw this precious Honey Bee Birthday Party, well we just couldn’t wait to start “buzzing” about it! Submitted by Bird Crafts, the bumble bee themed event was put together to celebrate a little girl’s birthday. Held in an outdoor garden in France, the sunny decorations reflected the lovely summer day…heart-patterned tablecloths (simple material sent to … { read more }

Alice in Wonderland Party

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Avery in Wonderland Party When creative, child photographer, Laura McPhail of Chikadeez Photography set out to design her daughter's first birthday party, she decided on an "Alice in Wonderland" theme with a shabby chic twist. Laura said "I bought an old version of the book and used the old artwork for her invitations." I love the invitation as well as all the "pink and pearls"! Laura used … { read more }

Vintage Carnival Party

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Vintage Party

Vintage Carnival Party by Posh Tot Events Jennifer Shields of Posh Tot Events wrote a fabulous guest article on all things vintage recently, and I love how she added the vintage twist to this children's carnival party! This has to be one of my favorite children's parties! I love the pink and yellow twist color scheme and the fabulous feathers! Everything from the water bottle labels to the … { read more }

Sunflower Luncheon

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Sunflower Luncheon Summertime and glorious sunflowers just go together.  Can you imagine what the guest of honor must have felt when she arrived at this fun luncheon?  From the invitation, to the tall vases of sunflowers, to individual sunflower sugar baskets and yummy butter sunflower cookies -- all took this luncheon over the top.  Using black/white stripe overlays made the tables … { read more }

Sweet Helena’s Portugal Birthday Party

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Blue, Pink, & Yellow Birthday This birthday party is one of my favorites, it just has a perfect whimsical and happy feeling to it.  Which was totally carried through by the balloon elements throughout the day designed by one of my favorites Sofia in Portugal for her niece Helena's birthday.  The image of the child with the balloon and umbrella was used on the drink straws as well as the … { read more }

Birdie Baby Shower!

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Pink and Yellow Birdcage Baby Shower Picture

There seem to be so many different ways to celebrate a new mommy, but I thought this Birdie Themed Baby Shower from Kio Kreations was truly unique! Inspired by mom-to-be Monica’s choice for nursery bedding, the incorporation of pink and green birdies was just precious. Centerpieces were overflowing with Monica’s favorite flower, Gerbera daisies, as well as germini, viburbum, feathers, lily grass … { read more }

Isaac’s 1st Birthday Bash

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Isaac's 1st Birthday Bash I don't have kids of my own (yet!), but I love this sweet boy like my own. Isaac holds a special place in my heart so I was thrilled to help design his 1st birthday party! Isaac's Mom loved these striped melamine plates from Target. I love the blue, yellow, and green! We designed the entire party around this pattern. We loved this banner made by Paula of Frog … { read more }

Pink & Purple Birthday Luncheon!

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Pink and Purple Birthday Luncheon Birthdays are best spent with good friends and good food! This fun luncheon table is a pink and purple party theme! Making the day memorable for the guest of honor, an old family heirloom quilt was used as a tablecloth and the colors matched perfectly! The birthday girl's favorite rose, the Purple Rain rose, decorated the table. My favorite part are the … { read more }

Daisy Teal Birthday Party

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Daisy Teal Birthday Party I love Daisies and I love Teal! So this party is a fun one! As you saw with the Berries & Bellinis Party this week, I'm loving cupcake skewers (or cupcakes-on-a-stick, whatever you want to call them). They're so fun and so cute! They'd make a great centerpiece themselves! Have you made any? Send us your pics! These stand up napkins are too cute! ThemeNaps makes … { read more }

Dinner in “Tuscany” and Almond Biscotti!

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Tuscan Dinner Party

Dinner in “Tuscany” and Almond Biscotti! After a spring trip to Florence and a fabulous Tuscan cooking class, I was inspired to re-create this unique Tuscan theme for a recent dinner party. I just loved incorporating the rich gold and greens, reminiscent of the beautiful Italian countryside! The yellow daisies are a super-easy and inexpensive way to create fun napkin rings (just tuck the stem … { read more }