Aug 12, 2010

Enchanted Garden Guest Dessert Feature

I’m way overdue on getting you some guest dessert table features.  There has been an influx of amazing dessert table submissions from all over the globe and I’m going to get a few of my faves up here today because many of you have been asking for feedback. I’ll be sharing sweet styling tips so keep checking in!  In the meantime, the first feature of the day is a fanciful enchanted garden feature from Janelle and Samone of Cake Ink. They created this mini dessert bar for a sweet girl’s first birthday party.

The sweets included a two-tier chocolate mud cake with a large handmade sugar rose, butterfly cupcakes and cookies, cloud shaped marshmallows {very fun!}, meringues, fizzoes {which are sherbet candies} and iced VoVo cookies {an Aussie fave!}. For thirsty guests, they served pink lemonade in vintage bottles. This mini sweets table is totally appropriate for a small kid’s party since too many sweets on a young kid’s table could be a little overwhelming {for both moms/dads and kids!} I love how Janelle and Samone broke up the expected pink and purple palette with hints of blue and green. It freshens up the overdone pink and purple palette that I see so often for girl parties. I also adore the fondant butterflies on the cookies, the garden napkins, and the beaded vessels! Great job, ladies!

Janelle and Samone just opened up an Etsy shop for their fun paper goods so check it out here. Check out the adorable train party they created recently as well. Come back again today for more great features.

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  • I’m speechless. The details are beyond words. Totally enchanting. WOW.

  • So sweet and adorable. Makes me want to be a little girl again.

  • Absolutely beautiful! Sharing this on my end as well.

  • Amy, where do you find your clear bottles for drinks? I’m trying to find some for an event I’m doing in October and haven’t had any luck. Thanks!

  • So sweet!

  • Very very cute!

  • eek!!!


    Those cookies are just AMAZING! And I love that little butterfly in the frosting on the cupcake. These girls are great!!

  • such beautiful cakes and cookies! Love them very much!

  • Event Angel

    Love the color combo. Feminine, sweet and adorable.

  • kris collins

    These photos are so realistic and what a selection everything looks so beautiful and creative well done.
    Butterfly biscuits look great and the yummy frosting on cup cakes, great photography excellent work.
    keep the good work up looking forward to seeing more great ideas.

  • Liz O’Brien

    Thanks for these great ideas! Between my friend Meaghan Mountford and you, my daughter’s first birthday is going to be fantastic this weekend! Thanks for the ideas and for your amazing blog!