Gnomeo and Juliet Party!

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Have you seen the super cute GNOMEO and JULIET movie this summer? Well, it’s a cute one and the talented Lynlee Beckett of Lynlee’s Petite Cakes decided it was SO cute that she had to throw a Gnomeo + Juliet themed Summer Garden Party for her daughter and friends! Inspired by all the hilarious + gaudy lawn decorations featured in the movie, Lynlee captured the movie details in her table + desserts! Her daughter and friends enjoyed LAWN GAMES, Topiary Cake Balls (so cute!), and Ice Cream Gnome Bar, and the cutest cupcake cakes I have EVER seen….

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Lynlee shared lots of details about this darling party’s decorations + activities!

“The story of Gnomeo and Juliet is based on the classic Shakespeare play, but set in the lawns of two families… of gnomes! The decor followed this premise from gnome hats to pinwheels and all things lawn-related! The dessert table was centered by cupcakes and a lawn flamingo, separating the blues’ (Montagues) and the reds’ (Capulets) houses/lawns. Aside from cupcakes, I also made daisy flower cookies and topiary cake balls.

I designed the paper goods with graphics from Dreamloft and the backdrop was a piece of artificial grass with “G+J” inside a heart “mowed” into it. We also had an ice cream “gnome” bar (with cones dressed in gnome hats – template from Martha Stewart, as well as a snow cone machine to make “snow gnomes”, to help us stay cool!

I found a great idea from The Party Animal to have lawn mower races (like the movie) and was able to find lawn mowers that blew bubbles! We also had “weed killer spray guns” for water play!”

CREDITS: Design, Styling, + Sweets: Lynlee’s Petite Cakes + Lynlee Petite Cakes on Facebook

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  1. Now that is one AWESOME Party and thanks for the shout out. I had fun putting together this theme write up and glad some of my ideas were used, BUT this “Real” Party is much more than I could have imagined – wish I could have gone – lol The movie is one of my favs this year too.

  2. Lynlee did such a wonderful job with this theme! She has not done a theme that does not surprise me yet, such a very talented lady. AWESOME! By the way, your model is so beautiful! Love your creations, and creativity. Can’t wait to see what is next.

  3. Claudia @ Tini Posh says:

    Such an adorable party and theme! Love all the little details, my favorite has to be the backdrop..what a genius idea! Lynlee is just amazing and I agree that is one beautiful lil model!

  4. Thank you oh-so very much for the feature and for ALL the absolutely gracious and kind words!!! We had such a fun time with this theme and truly appreciate all the compliments and especially the support! And of course, the sweetness for my little model!!! ;)

    1. Adorable!!!!!!!!!!!!!So cute it is outstanding. Lynlee is so amazingly talented!!!

  5. the cake balls are so very cute. Lawnmower race is a great game.

  6. Megan Magley says:

    I have a two year old (will be three in September) that is completely obsessed with Gnomeo and Juliet. Thank you so much for your awesome ideas! I hope I can do half as good of a job as you!

  7. wowww amazing thank you so much for sharing, i have a baby girl she ll be 1 year old and she won’t watch anything else than Gnomeo and Juliet, so im getting everything ready for her party, this is very helpful, aging thank u so much for sharing!!!

  8. oh my goodness I love it <3

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