Archive for Tag: Adult

March 01, 2012

Ahoy! Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We love this nautical baby shower from Amy of One Divine Party. Amy styled this party for a sweet mom who was blessed with an adopted child after six years of trying to conceive her own biological child. The father is a private yacht captain so it seemed fitting to have a nautical themed shower. Sweet treats on the dessert table included lighthouse and onesie sailor cookies {adorable!}, an ocean wave cake, s’more cakepops, doughnuts…
February 29, 2012

Proud as a Peacock Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Last year we showed you how we are “Passionate for Peacock”.  When this table from Joanne of Oh Goodie Designs came our way, it reminded us why. Joanne styled this party for her creative assistant’s daughter’s birthday party. The bright colors are playful, yet could easily be used for an adult soiree as well. Joanne used an antique door that had legs added as her dessert table. Sweet treats included that beautiful cake, peacock sugar…
February 23, 2012

Fabulously Fifty: Tea Guest Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Earlier today, we showed you the dessert table and cheese table from the party that was styled by Belinda of Styled By Belle. The last table that we are featuring was the final station of the day. At the end of the party, guests were invited to enjoy a teatime. The tea and coffee table offered a selection of teas and coffees served in a beautiful potpourri of vintage teacups. Personalized tea bags, pink heart…
February 23, 2012

Fabulously Fifty: Cheese Table Guest Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This morning, we showed you this fabulous dessert table from the pink & gold 50th birthday party that was sent to us by Belinda from Styled By Belle. Belinda’s party had many stations and we’re back to show you the cheese station. Belinda upped the ante with her savory and creamy take on the dessert bar. This fromage feast featured an abundance of cheese to tease everyone’s palate, including Dutch Gouda, Cablanca Goat, Triple Cream…
February 23, 2012

Fabulously Fifty Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This fantastic party was sent to us by Belinda from Styled By Belle. Belinda styled this party for a 50th birthday party. There are so many great elements of this party so we’re splitting up her party into three posts.  The desserts, the cheese table {amazing} and the coffee/tea table. This first table features ever so sweet desserts styled using pink and gold to match the vintage theme. Sweet treats included a pink ruffled cake,…
February 22, 2012

Sew Cute Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This baby shower by Jennifer from Sweeten Your Day Events is sew great!  It remind us of this sewing party, especially the fun embroidery hoops!  Jennifer styled this event for her sister in-law’s baby shower. She created a Buttons & Bows theme. Button cookies, a button cake, and button cupcakes were displayed on wooden spools. We love the old fashioned button cookie cards! Jennifer created large block letters that spelled out the baby’s name and…
February 17, 2012

Sweet Surprise Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This cake shop theme table was sent to us by Kellie at Sweet Art Cakes. She styled this party for her friend Samantha who just opened a new cake studio in Australia. Kellie asked all of Samatha’s friends to contribute to a surprise party for Samantha. We love the cake topper that Kellie made! She also hand painted the backdrop and made framed light boxes to showcase the cupcakes. Other sweet treats included cookies, orange…
February 13, 2012

Eat Pray LOVE Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This table was sent to us by Li-Ann from ham&pea. She created this table with Thetis from Little Sooti for a Valentine’s Day family luncheon. They called it Eat, Pray LOVE. We just call it LOVE! The table was a celebration of all of the people that are special to Thetis and Li-Ann. Not only did this table make us feel like we were in a small town in Italy, but the neutral and earthy…
February 13, 2012

You Give Good Love Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
I know that I am not alone in my sadness over the death of Whitney Houston on Saturday. There are certain artists that add to the soundtrack of your life and for me, Whitney was one of them. On the eve of Valentine’s Day, we are bringing a little love to you with some more Valentine’s Day inspiration. With all of the hearts, we thought this table is fitting for Whitney’s iconic song, “You Give…
February 10, 2012

Sweet 70th Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Next up today is this sweet 70th birthday party that was sent to us by Lydia from The Party Wagon. She threw this overnight party for her mom who turned 70 in October. They celebrated with a lunch at their lakehouse filled with family. Her mom’s favorite flowers, favorite colors, as well as hand embroidered linens and childhood photos were used for decoration. Lunch and dessert were served by the lake. Sweet treats included cookies…
February 10, 2012

“Pop”ped The Question Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
There are so many things about this submission that we love. The bright bold colors, the Pop Art images, and the huge Roy Lichtenstein style backdrop, to name a few. The party was styled by Leoni from Just Call Me Martha for a breakfast engagement party. Her client is a graphic designer for a local newspaper with a love for comic strips, and asked Leoni to incorporate something fun, funky, and unique for the party.…
February 07, 2012

Great Gatsby Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
I will never forget the first time I had to read “The Great Gatsby” for school. I could not put it down. Growing up in New York, there was something so exciting about seeing my city in the roaring 20’s through F. Scott Fitzgerald’s eyes. There is a lot of hoopla right now in Australia while they film the latest adaptation. This featured submission was sent to us by Monique from Darling Details. Inspired by…
February 03, 2012

Floral Tea Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We are back to featured parties today after our Sweeterbowl marathon yesterday (we hope you enjoyed it). Daisy from Leo & Bella sent us this afternoon tea party that she styled for a surprise farewell party. Daisy was inspired by a gorgeous, vintage floral fabric, which she tied to old fashioned milk glass bottles and take out containers. The bright colors and blooms brightened up a perfectly overcast summer day in Australia. Daisy also created…
February 02, 2012

Halftime: Superbowl Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We’re going into halftime with the Giants up by 14. During halftime, we all have to eat, right?  Here is a fun football spread that would be perfect for the Superbowl. This post came to us from Debi at A Perfect Event. We love the  DIY football field holding up the cookies. Both teams were represented with savory treats. Manhattan Clam and New England Chowder (perfect!), Burger Shack’s famous Klondike Beer Shakes, NY Deli minis,…
January 30, 2012

Ray Of Sunshine Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This table was sent to us by Heidi from Australia.  She created this little ray of sunshine for her daughter’s 2nd birthday. Heidi decided at the last minute to throw the party and with a week to plan, organized a morning tea party for her daughter and 14 of her friends. Sweet treats included a six layer cake, lemon cupcakes, biscuits and lemon tarts that Heidi baked herself. Heidi added some decadence to the table…
January 27, 2012

Pretty in Purple Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This pretty purple pom themed party came to us from Sophie of Sophie Bifield Cake Company. The intention of the shoot was to showcase her new line of desserts. We love the monochromatic shades of purple, as well as the elegant silver vessels and mirrored table. Sweet treats included lemon coconut cake truffles, white chocolate filled meringue puffs, vanilla bean marshmallows, cotton candy and raspberry infused lemon/vanilla cupcakes. A white two-tiered cake with fondant poms…
January 27, 2012

Elegant High Tea Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This sweet tea party came to us from one of our Aussie readers, Julie.  She created this party for her daughter’s 1st birthday. Birdcages and pearls were the main elements of decor. We think the birdcage cake created by Cakeland is fabulous.  Other sweet treats included birdcage cookies, cupcakes, chocolate truffle cake pops, macarons, and mini flourless orange cakes. Mini tea sandwiches, scones and crepes were also served to guests. Great job, Julie! To see…
January 19, 2012

Laduree Inspired Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Laduree recently opened in New York City. There are always lines out the door and if you have ever eaten one of their tasty treats, you would understand why. This Laduree-inspired photo shoot was sent to us by Azar from Principal Planner. To pay homage to the mecca of  macarons, they tied in elements of the luxury brand by bringing in look-alike cookies, pastries, and of course, macarons. We love the gilded frames against the…
January 16, 2012

Pink Black & White Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This table was sent to us by Belinda of Styled by Belle.  For her client Melissa’s 21st birthday, the ladies chose a bold yet glamorous theme using the colors pink, black and white.  The bold striped tablecloth was softened by the curves of the candy jars, candelabras and pom poms. Cardboard chandeliers gracefully fell from the white  marquee alongside fairy lights for an extra dash of elegance. The two tiered quilted cake stood tall…
January 10, 2012

It’s A Bird, It’s A Plane…Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This party was sent to us by Daisy Kelvin of Leo & Bella.  For her friend and photographer, Jess’s 30th birthday, Daisy chose a superhero theme for guests of all ages to enjoy. We love the superhero chalkboard backdrop! The treats consisted of green kryptonite swizzle sticks, chocolate mousse jars, gingerbread superheroes, and a super rainbow cake. To cool down on this warm day, guests were served Super Mocktails, a delicious combination of cranberry juice,…