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Sep 25, 2013

Halloween Party Kits by TomKat {Giveaway}

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids, Swag
Halloween is right around the corner and we have some great inspiration today from Kim at The TomKat Studio. Kim recently styled this Halloween shoot for HGTV, which has some spooky crafts and recipes. Many items from Kim’s shop were incorporated into the shoot. We think her Halloween Party Kits are perfect for the holiday. Today we are giving away TWO Halloween Party Kits (one of each color palette). Our lucky two readers will also…
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Jun 18, 2012

Great Finds: The TomKat Studio Shop (& Giveaway)

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds, Swag
One of the things I love to do during the summer is have picnics with my boys in Central Park. We gather our blankets, balls, and lots of oozy, summery stone fruits and pick a spot under one of our favorite trees in the park. Since we’re in picnic season, we thought we’d give you a reason to ooze right into this manic Monday with a fantastic summer giveaway.  Our good friend, Kim from The…
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Nov 12, 2013

Carnival Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
The darling Linda of Frog prince cake & cookie design sent us this playful confetti and carnival party that she made for her daughter Kati’s birthday and we think it is so sweet. We first met Linda and Kati here at King of Prussia and it has been lovely to see Kati grow. We love how Linda embellished her unique treats with pretty decor and confetti. Sweet treats on the dessert table included chalkboard cookies,…
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Oct 08, 2013

Think Pink: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds
PRODUCT CREDITS: ROW 1:  Nail Polish | Lipstick | Eye Shadow | Sunglasses  ROW 2:  Bowls | Leather Pouf | Door Stop | Candle ROW 3: Chevron Paper Plate | Napkins | Cupcake Liner | Truffle  ROW 4:  Boots | Watch | Shirt | Earrings We have PINK on our minds this month. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is something very close to our hearts. Breast cancer is the second leading cause…
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Oct 03, 2013

How to Throw a Bridget Jones Book Club Soiree

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, Great Finds
Diary | Bunny Ear Serving Plate | Deer Decanter | Reindeer Munchies | Blue Twine | Blue Ribbon | Vodka | I Choose Vodka and Chaka Khan Napkins | Truffles There has been a lot of talk about Helen Fielding’s newest Bridget Jones book, which comes out next week. Most of it is about the shocking news about Mark Darcy. How could she do that to beloved Mark Darcy?! This will take some time to…
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Sep 13, 2013

Pretty Peter Pan Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We’ve had a lot of gold bling on the blog this week {here and here} so we’re ending the week with a golden glam party that will transport you to Neverland. This beautiful Peter Pan party was styled by Carla from Palm Beach Parties for her daughter’s birthday. We LOVE Carla’s feminine interpretation of the Peter Pan story. How sweet is the golden dot backdrop and table runner? Carla also made a ruffled tablecloth out…
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Jul 24, 2013

Polka Dot Party: Inspired by Duchess Kate and Princess Diana

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, Great Finds
We love how Duchess Kate wore a blue and white polka dot Jenny Packham dress yesterday while leaving the hospital just as Princess Diana did when she left the hospital with baby William. We’re huge fans of Kate’s fashion and pulled together some polka dot party ideas inspired by the dress everyone is talking about. These products are timeless and perfect for a baby shower, right? Kate | Diana | Cake Plate  | Dinner Plate …
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Jul 23, 2013

Rainbow Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
In case you missed our colorful post this morning, we are back with a colorful party from Kathryn Whitaker. Kathryn created this party for her daughter’s 6th birthday. When kids arrived they joined rainbow activity stations like (1) making rainbows with Fruit Loops, (2) creating colorful pinwheels, (3) making get your head in the clouds rainbow wands, and (4) playing pin the cloud on the rainbow. A dessert table included vanilla cakepops, rainbow cookies, rainbow…
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Apr 23, 2013

Baseball Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are loving this dessert table by Deanna from Mirabelle Creations for her son’s 7th birthday. She tapped into her son’s love for baseball for the party theme. A Concession Stand with typical ballpark fare had a backdrop that was painted  to mimic baseball seams. A dessert table included with red, white and blue sweets included Oreo truffle cake pops, baseball sugar cookies, a naked birthday cake, red velvet & vanilla cupcakes, and Baseball Lollipops.…
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Apr 01, 2013

Fish In The Sea Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This under the sea party was styled by Sasha, one of our readers in Atlanta, for her son’s birthday party. We love the custom backdrop that Sasha created to mimic life in the sea. We also love how Sasha put candy in fish bowls. Other sweet treats on the dessert table included fishbowl cake pops, whale cupcakes and cookies,vanilla buttercream cake, orange slices, and jello cups with gummy sharks. Great job! Scroll down for the…
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Mar 28, 2013

Vintage Baseball Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Jennifer of BellaGrey Designs styled this vintage baseball party for her son’s birthday and we think it is a home run! Jennifer used astro turf and duct tape to turn a simple table into baseball diamond. We love the peanuts in their shells and how she brought in baseball equipment like gloves and balls for decoration. The little sluggers snacked on hot dogs, cotton candy and Cracker Jacks. Jennifer also had candy waxed bottles, pinstriped…
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Feb 22, 2013

Spring Into March Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Is it wrong to wish we could fast forward a month or two to get the warm weather back? It has been so cold in NYC the past few days and we are yearning for the spring. This party styled by Suzanne from Fanciful Events will keep us satisfied until then. Suzanne styled an Easter brunch table with a coral, turquoise, yellow and gold color palette. Sweet treats on the dessert table included mini waffles…
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Jan 15, 2013

Purple & Cream Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This purple & cream birthday party was styled by Seri from Little Miss Party Planner for a little girl’s first birthday party. We love how Seri chose a feminine color palette and beautiful anemones, yet balanced the softness with rustic burlap linens and tree bark vessels. Sweet treats on the dessert table included ice cream cone cupcakes, cake pops, caramel corn and a pretty buttercream cake. This table would work for an engagement party or…
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Dec 24, 2012

Merry Christmas Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are winding down for the rest of the year but wanted to leave with you with one more post with Christmas inspiration. This gingerbread decorating party was hosted by Tania from totful memories as a winter playdate for her boys and their cousins. Sweet treats on the dessert table included North Pole cupcakes, marshmallow snowmen inspired by our recipe, and white chocolate peppermint hearts. Guests had a great time decorating their houses and taking…
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Oct 24, 2012

Pastel Carousel Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This carousel themed party was styled by Suzanne from Fanciful Events for her daughter’s birthday party. We love the typography on the chalkboard and the way Suzanne incorporated things that were important to her daughter, like carousels and buttons. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cookies, button cake pops, macarons, rock candy, donuts and cupcakes. The backdrop incorporated the silhouettes of Suzanne’s daughters into the design. Great job.  Scroll down for the vendor credits.…
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Oct 10, 2012

Cowboy Hall of Fame Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are loving this cowboy themed party that was sent to us Alexis from Alexis Campbell Event Planning. Alexis styled this party for her son’s third birthday and brought in cowboy boots, bandanas and lots of hay! Sweet treats on the dessert table included vanilla cupcakes, caramel apples, s’mores pops, chocolate chip cookies and the adorable cowboy sugar cookies above. A “watering hole” drink bar included a rootbeer float station. Vanilla ice cream was scooped…
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Oct 02, 2012

Little Rock Star Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This “Rockstar” party was hosted by Kathryn from Team Whitaker. Her son was born prematurely and Kathryn threw this party for his 3rd birthday and invited 20 of his friends from the NICU. The color palette was aqua, lime green, orange and black. Kathryn hired a local Austin musician to play music for the kids and at the end of the concert, the kids had a chance to bang on his drum. Sweet treats on…
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Aug 03, 2012

Neapolitan Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We’re suckers for Neapolitan desserts and this Neapolitan dessert table shoot by Melissa from Best Friends for Frosting and Tessa from The Frosted Cake Shop had some really fun treats. The three flavored desserts included mini layer cakes, “ice cream” cupcakes, marshmallow pops, rice crispy treats, sandwich cookies, chocolate milk, and a 4-tiered fondant cake. We love how the bright colors of the pink poms contrast the soft colors of the table. Products and display…
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Jul 19, 2012

Chevron Superhero Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Brianna at Krute styled this SUPER design savvy party for the superhero in her life, her son. Because her son’s birthday is in July, Brianna used a bright, colorful and cheery palette. She brought in a chevron pattern since the jagged points reminded her of fight bubbles used in the 1960′s Batman series. Cardboard suitcases from Shop Sweet Lulu gave the cake stand a POW moment and Starbucks Frappuccino bottles were repurposed for the strawberry…
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Jul 11, 2012

Sweet Lemonade Stand Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We have had a few HOT days this summer and nothing cools you off like a refreshing glass of lemonade. Every summer, my boys and I put up a lemonade stand on our corner with yummy treats and the most delicious lemonade and we donate all of the earnings to the Ronald McDonald House. This adorable submission from Mariah of Giggles Galore made us want to do it this weekend. Mariah re-purposed a wooden stand…