Archive for Tag: Adult Parties

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October 04, 2013

Beautiful Garden Baby Shower Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids

Sandra, Diana and Yasminne of 3′s A Party sent over this baby shower and we’re absolutely smitten. The garden party was styled for their very own Diana, who is having a baby. From the gorgeous garden seed invites to the beautiful china and hobnail vessels, this party is a stunner! Sweet treats on the dessert table included buttercream cakes, a naked cake, chocolate rose strawberry pops, cupcakes and macarons. There was also a onesie decorating…

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September 12, 2013

HIMYM Premiere Party: The Path to the Yellow Umbrella

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, Great Finds

The final season of How I Met Your Mother is in a couple of weeks and we think it is going to be LEGEN – wait for it – DARY! We have anxiously been awaiting to see how this story ends and feel as though we’ve been right by Ted’s side over the years as he has moved from one relationship to the next. Each experience leads Ted to the “Girl with the Yellow Umbrella.”…

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September 10, 2013

Going For Gold Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

There is something so rich about a gold color palette. This party was styled by Sandra from The Sweet Boutique for a 30th birthday party. Per the birthday lady’s request, a gold and ivory color palette was used to recreate the feeling she had on her wedding day. Sweet treats on the dessert table included rice krispie pops, chocolate covered Oreos, caramel corn and a beautiful cake. Scroll down for the vendor credits.
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September 05, 2013

Let Us Eat Cake Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

This pretty party was styled by Keely from The Sugar Studio for a client’s bridal shower. The shower took place in the bride’s childhood home. Inspiration came from the classic beauty of a cameo, a Ladurée Paris inspired color palate, and the film set of Marie Antoinette. Sweet treats on the dessert table included ruffled cakes, piped rose meringues, beautiful cameo cookies and cupcakes, and macarons. Guests drank tea from family heirloom teacups and toasted…

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September 04, 2013

Birds of Paradise Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

We’re being swept away to tropical paradise today with this innovative party sent to us by Natalie from Events by Nat in Australia. Natalie styled this party for a client’s 21st birthday party and filled the party with bright colors and patterns. Inspired by a pair of pants the guest of honor owned {love that!}, Natalie incorporated the pattern of the pants into the invitation, the cake and the chocolate wrappers. She also draped a…

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September 03, 2013

Elegant Sunflower Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

We hope everyone had a fantastic three day weekend. The “unofficial” end to summer has arrived. We don’t know about you all, but we are going to try to enjoy every bit of the warm sunny days that we have left in New York City. This party was sent to us by Eva from Eva Derrick Photography in Canada and we simply love it. Distinct Occasions and Candy by Katie styled this table with an…

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August 30, 2013

Italian Vespa Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

As I’ve mentioned before, my beloved late father loved riding his vespa and I always get excited when I see a vespa. When Anne of UR Invited sent us this Italian Vespa party, I almost fell off my seat. Not only did it remind me of dad, but it also transported our team right into the alps and Venetian canals of Italy. Anne told us that the birthday lady was choosing whether to have a…

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August 22, 2013

Geared Up for 40 Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

This has been the summer of bike riding for the Atlas clan so when this party came in, it made us smile. Larissa from Sweet On Parties styled this party for her cycling enthusiast husband’s 40th birthday. Larissa created a backdrop for the dessert table constructed out of bike parts to form the number 40 {so creative} and then continued the theme by incorporating bike parts in the desserts as well. A blackboard trestle table…

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August 05, 2013

Classic Rock Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

We are huge music lovers so this classic rock party styled by Ivana and Michal from Petit Gateau is right up our alley. They created this for a group of ladies who were celebrating the big 5-0. The party theme was focused on rock ‘n roll bands from the 60′s, which is when the birthday ladies were born. Record artwork from Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Doors and The Beatles were used for a backdrop…

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July 11, 2013

Dots and Desserts Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids

Who doesn’t love oversized dots? Robyn and Lisa of Lettuce & Co. styled this party for their client Poppy who loves the color poppy and dots. The party was held in the birthday girl’s home which was a converted warehouse. Robyn and Lisa added pink touches to give the palette a feminine touch. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a raspberry mud cake with vanilla buttercream and oversized red dots, white chocolate baby cakes,…

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June 18, 2013

Tiffany Blue Dessert Table

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

There is something special about being given that Tiffany blue box for the first time. This Tiffany-style party was styled by Betty from P&J by Designs in Australia for a recently engaged couple. Her client loves Tiffany & Co. so Betty used the Tiffany robin egg blue and white palette and pretty satin bows for the design. The backdrop  incorporated lace fabric draped to the floor, with a rhinestone brooch in the center. Sweet treats…

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June 04, 2013

Roaring 20′s Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

With all of the talk about Great Gatsby parties, we thought it would be fun to share this roaring 20s shoot by Allison of Wild Rose Sweets & Styling. The detailed design on the cakes, gold bejeweled boxes, and sequined tablecloth are so glam! The moss, champagne, and gold palette worked great in the setting, which was a beautiful mansion built in 1919. Sweet treats on the dessert table included the cakes, cupcakes, cake pops,…

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May 30, 2013

Rustic Wedding Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

We are all about pretty on the blog this week. This party was submitted by Paige from Simply Sweet and would be perfect for a wedding, Valentine’s Day or an engagement party. We love the multi-colored pastel wooden slat backdrop. Bird cages, an old fashioned typewriter, lace and a fabric bunting gave the party a rustic vibe. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a fondant cake and ruffled buttercream cake, beautifully decorated cookies, cupcakes,…

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May 23, 2013

Crazy About Coco Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids

We have always had an affinity for Coco Chanel. Not just because of her impeccable taste, but because she was a ground breaker who changed all the fashion rules. This Coco Chanel inspired cocktail party was styled by Sasha from Make It Chic Events for her girlfriends. Sasha used inspiration from our book (we are loving the pleated pedestal skirt and hat box favors), and kept the table stylish. We also love the dotted buttercream…

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May 06, 2013

Rustic Summer Wedding Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

This party is like a pocket full of sunshine. Clair from Calamity Cakes styled this party for her sister-in-law’s wedding. Clair showed off shades of yellow in glass apothecary jars for a summer-y look. Sweet treats on the dessert table included an assortment of yellow candy, millionaire bars, cupcakes and a homemade 5 tiered chocolate mud cake. Other design elements at the party included local timber turned into vessels, mason jars with floating candles, lanterns…

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May 03, 2013

Sweet Origins: Derby Pie {& Bourbon Desserts Round-Up}

By: Amy Atlas, in Sweet Origins

I am headed out to Louisville today for the Kentucky Derby. Big hats are what many people think of when they hear the words Kentucky Derby (I found mine yesterday and it’s veerrry big!). Of course, when I hear the words Kentucky Derby, I think of Derby Pie. Have you had Derby Pie before?  I had it on my last trip to the Derby and it is SO good. The delicious chocolate and walnut tart…

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May 02, 2013

Mardi Gras Bridal Shower Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

This Mardi Gras party was styled by Seri from Little Miss Party Planner for her friend’s bridal shower. Her friend is getting married in New Orleans so Mardi Gras was a perfect theme. Guests dined on mac -N- cheese croquettes, oyster po-boy’s, grilled shrimp, mini chicken and waffles and gumbo tumblers.  Sweet treats on the dessert table included mini king cakes, masquerade shaped sugar cookies, candy beads, chocolate ganache bites and donuts. We love the…

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April 29, 2013

G Is For Girl Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids

This school-style party was styled by Jennifer from Sweeten Your Day Events for her friend’s baby shower. Each guest received a brown bagged lunch of a croissant sandwich, salad in a container, a cup of fruit, and alphabet cookies. A dessert table included sweet treats like peanut butter and jelly bars, mini apple pies, cookie and milk parfaits and a naked cake. We love the “#2 is on the way” flags on the #2 pencils!  …

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April 24, 2013

Flamenco Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids

Get ready to step into a small city in Spain with this Flamenco dessert table styled by Sibel of Sibella Photogrphy  in Australia. Sibel created this party for her daughter’s birthday. How fantastic is that cascading ruffled tablecloth? Sibel’s son has severe food allergies so she hired Angel from ElevatorLoveStory to create all gluten, wheat, nut and egg free treats to ensure that he could also celebrate in the fun. Sweet treats on the dessert…

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April 17, 2013

Mint and Yellow Baby Shower Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions

Kristen from Kristen’s Sweet Treats in the Netherlands sent us this sweet party she styled for a friend’s baby shower. The gender of the baby was unknown to the guests so Kristen kept the palette gender neutral. We love how Kristen displayed the popcorn to look like  cloth diapers with pins. So clever!  Other treats on the dessert table included sugar cookies, donuts, chocolate chip cookies, meringues and cupcakes. Scroll down for the vendor credits.…