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December 09, 2013

Pink Hearts Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
How lovely is this pink and grey hearts party by Melissa of The Sweet Society? Melissa styled this party for a lucky young gal’s sweet 16 party. The party was an intimate family dinner at the girl’s home, but was not short on pizzazz! We love the glittered dot backdrop and all of the heart shaped desserts. You should all definitely bookmark this for Valentine’s Day! Scroll down for the vendor credits.Vendor Credits: Styling…
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November 04, 2013

Baking Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Remember Leanne of Sweet Style’s gorgeous Pantone party back in May? Well, Leanne is back today with this baking party and we’re all swooning over it here. The party was created for a little girl’s 5th birthday party. Since the birthday girl loves baking and her mom owns Yum-ME Cakes, a cookie and cupcake decorating party seemed appropriate. Yum-ME Cakes made the cake, cookies, cake pops and cupcakes. We love how Leanne incorporated the pretty…
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October 21, 2013

Flamingo Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This sweet flamingo and pineapple party was for Suzanna of Mon Tresor’s little guy’s 6th birthday. They had a small family soiree, but she did not skimp on the details! We love the billowy buttercream puffs on the cake, the pretty cookies and macarons, and the custom packaging for the chocolate bars. Suzanna added pineapples and an oversized lei garland to add to the tropical feel. Scroll down for the vendor credits. Fun Fact: Did…
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October 01, 2013

Green Sheep Storybook Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We’re loving this “Where is the Green Sheep” birthday party sent to us by Li-Ann from Ham & Pea. The party was for Li-Ann’s client’s twins and the theme was chosen because Where Is the Green Sheep?  is their favorite story. Li-Ann designed the invitations based around the original book illustrations and also styled the dessert table. How fabulous is that cake? Can you believe the fondant details? The cookies are also terrific. Great job!…
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July 30, 2013

Hot Air Balloon Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Our heads are in the clouds today with this sweet Hot Air Balloon themed dessert table that was styled by Belinda from Styled By Belle for a little boy’s christening. Belinda chose a soft blue & white color palette with pops of red to bring in the red hot air balloon. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cloud cupcakes, macarons, cloud cookie pops, homemade cloud marshmallows, and a beautiful two tiered cloud cake. Great…
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July 19, 2013

Vintage Pony Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
How pretty is this pony party from Miranda of Whimsically Detailed? She created this shabby chic party for her daughter’s birthday? Miranda offset the hay from the traditional barn theme with feminine items like her daughter’s pink chandelier, a custom silk linen, and a background of pink and turquoise rosettes. A spray painted step stool and crates gave height for the desserts on the dessert table. The treats on the dessert table were gorgeous, including…
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April 25, 2013

Calling All Superheroes Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We receive a lot of superhero party submissions each month, but this one by Tania from Totful Memories for her son’s 4th birthday party really caught our eye. We love the graphic black and white backdrop. Her son loves superheroes right now so Tania made sure that all superheroes were part of the design. Sweet treats on the dessert table included amazing batman cake pops, Kryptonite jello, a very cool macaron cake inspired by this…
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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

Subway Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
 Being that we’re from the big apple, this party really made us smile. This party was styled by one of our readers, Anne, for her son’s birthday. Last year, we featured Anne’s son’s first birthday party and we are back today with his second. Her son loves trains so Anne created a NYC subway themed party. We love how Anne incorporated seersucker patterns and the iconic graphic circles for NYC subway lines. Sweet treats…
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April 08, 2013

Lavender and Yellow Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
It is a beautiful spring day in NYC today so we’re sharing pretty spring colors on the blog with this lavender and yellow party from Susana of Citrus and Orange. Susana created this party for her daughter’s birthday. The party was intimate and looked precious. We love the scalloped bottom tier on the cake. Other sweet treats on the dessert table included macarons, star sugar cookies, personalized chocolate bars and Jordan almonds. Scroll down for…
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March 05, 2012

Construction Crew Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
If your boys are like mine, they love everything about transportation. They love buses, subways, cars, and especially trucks. This collection from the crew at Spaceships and Laserbeams is perfect for your truck loving tot. We love the props that they used including a plywood backdrop with #2 outlined in rocks, duct tape roll containers {brilliant!} for cashew clusters, and store bought shovels for vessels. We also love how the plain buttercream cake was turned…
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March 02, 2012

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss Part II

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Kelly of Paper Stories sent in this whimsical, kid-appropriate Dr. Seuss-inspired dessert bar so I could share it with you. I recently wrote on Stroller Traffic about creating a book-themed party for kids and this is a perfect example of a book-themed party.  In our home, we read Dr. Seuss books all the time and “Green Eggs and Ham” is a staple in the bedtime routine so I really enjoyed seeing this table.  Kelly labeled…
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March 02, 2012

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Today would have been the 108th birthday of Theodor Seuss Geisel p/k/a Dr. Seuss. In his honor, we are reposting a couple of Dr. Seuss themed parties that we featured last year.  I will not eat green eggs and ham! When we saw this submission, we were jumping for joy. ‘Cause this party is great for a girl or a boy. We received it from Alison, a cake maker down under. She styled the…
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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…
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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,…
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February 22, 2012

Feeling Groovy Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Deanna from Mirabelle Creations created this groovy 70’s inspired disco party for her daughter’s 9th birthday. She wanted to give the table a modern and sophisticated twist so she used  the very popular chevron pattern in an aqua, lime green, and slate color palette. How great is the chevron designed cake using Sixlets?  We think it is fabulous. You can use any type of small candy to create pattern on your cake. We’ve even used…
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February 21, 2012

Wonderfully Wonka Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This Willy Wonka inspired table was sent to us by Leonie from Leonies Cakes and Parties. Leonie created this table for her son’s 11th birthday. She started by creating that very cool cake. Guests received a golden ticket invitation. Upon arrival, each guest signed the Wonka contract with a personal message for the birthday boy. They were then directed through a Wonka gate backdrop, which set the scene for a Wonka candy buffet. The golden…
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February 17, 2012

Train Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We received this submission from Tiffany at Baked Perfections.  Tiffany created her first dessert table for her son’s birthday train themed party. The primary colors of the invitation and Tiffany’s printables inspired the palette of the table. Sweet treats included sugar cookies, cookie dough truffle pops and popcorn cones. The cookies are fantastic. We think she did a great job!  Scroll down to see the vendor credits. To see some more parties inspired by trains,…
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February 10, 2012

Mary Poppins Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This sweet Mary Poppins inspired tea party was sent to us by Jenny from Jenny cookies. This brought back elementary school memories since I played Mary in my fifth grade play! It was also the first broadway show that we took our kids to see.  Back to the party…..Jenny threw this party for her daughter. With 30 minutes to decorate the party, she had to move at “umbrella” speed. Jenny made six small cakes in…
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February 06, 2012

Let’s Monkey Around Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This “Let’s Monkey Around” sock puppet party from Marjenah of Candy Bar Couture is perfect for Valentine’s Day.  The orange, pink and red striped design gave the party a youthful and happy vibe. We love the sock monkey cake pops, sock monkey cake toppers, and heart cookies. Marjenah brought in lots of candy, which is a great way to bring color to the table and perfect for Valentine’s Day.  She also made sock monkey plastic…