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December 18, 2013

Travel Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We’re loving this travel themed party created by Styled By Belle for a first birthday party. The invitees were excited for an adventure after they received a canvas map rolled up in a scroll for the invitation. Upon arrival, guests were greeted with a fun hot air balloon photo booth, where ‘lil travelers could sit in the basket of a hot air balloon. After lunch, guests headed over to a travel themed dessert table. We…
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November 07, 2013

Moon Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This moon/space party by Gerri and Carole of Little Birdie is out of this world! Remember this party that they created for a little girl’s birthday? Well, the little girl was lucky enough to have the dynamic duo of Little Birdie to create her birthday again! Since the birthday girl loves the moon, rockets and the color brown, Gerri and Carole created a moon/space themed party with a pink, brown and navy color palette. It…
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October 31, 2013

Mr. Men Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Isn’t this Mr. Men party by Ngocolat of The Dessert Parlour adorable? The party was inspired by Roger Hargreaves’ book series. We love the birthday boy’s Mr. Strong costume! Ngocolat used a palette filled with bright primary colors. The green grass runner and crisp white linen elevates the red, yellow and blue palette. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a fabulous Mr. Men cake made by family friend Ann, chocolate truffles by the birthday…
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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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December 03, 2012

Alice In Wonderland Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are taking you from an enchanted forest that we shared this morning to wonderland today with this whimsical Mad Hatter/Alice in Wonderland party from Courtney at Vintage Couture Event Styling in Australia. Courtney styled this party for her son’s 2nd and her daughter’s 6th birthday. Sweet treats on the dessert table included queen of hearts jam tarts, vintage style cookies, mad hatter chocolate bars, white queen’s jelly potions and a beautiful mad hatter style…
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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…
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February 28, 2012

Spring Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Yesterday it was over 50 degrees in NYC. With the unseasonably warm weather, we thought it was fitting to share this springtime submission from Jessica of Prop Shop Boutique. Jessica created the party for her 6 year old. Soft pastel hues, beautiful flowers, and scalloped vessels gave this table a feminine feel. We love the party hats! Sweet treats included bunny cookies, fudge and an array of candy. This table is perfect for an Easter…
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February 27, 2012

Bunny Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This submission was sent to us by one of our readers, Jill. Jill created a this pastel blue party for her daughter’s birthday. Since bunnies were part of the design, we thought it would be great for an Easter party.  We love the simplicity of the white poms on the back of the chairs to represent bunny tails. In addition to the ombre rose cake, Jill served French desserts like napoleans, profiteroles, pale blue bon…
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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…
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February 16, 2012

Super Niko Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This super hero party was sent to us by Jayme from Jayme Marie Designs. She chose a cheery color palette and mixture of chevron, striped, and dot pattern for her own son’s birthday party. The little superheroes ate hero sandwiches, power 7-layer salad, and chips. Sweet treats included Pow cookies, red velvet cake, and chocolate cream cheese cupcakes. At the end of the party, Jayme and her husband read a book to the guests that…
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February 15, 2012

Charm School Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We’ve received a few Barbie parties over the past few years but this Charm School Barbie Party gave the theme a really fun twist. Andrea of Dolce Drive created this party for her daughter’s birthday. The theme was inspired by Barbie’s new movie “Princess Charm School“. Uniforms were made for the girls by Andrea and her mom. The girls were greeted and guided to the Charm School Spa where they were given manicures, up-dos and…
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February 15, 2012

Where The Wild Things Are Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
The book “Where the Wild Things Are” was one of my favorite stories growing up, and now it is one of those classics that I read to my own boys. I still love looking at Maurice Sendak’s illustrations, so I was very excited when I saw this party inspired by the classic book from Nikki.  Nikki created this party for her son’s birthday and she did a great job capturing the wild forest. We love…
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February 14, 2012

Spa Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Danielle from Cutie Putti Paperie sent us this spa party that she created for her cousin’s 9th birthday. The living room was transformed into “Amanda’s Spa” with manicure, pedicure and facial stations. They were greeted by a “receptionist” that gave them a spa robe, headbands, and a refreshing bottle of water. After visiting each pampering station, the girls had a spa lunch. Sweet treats included lipstick push pops {brilliant!}, sugar cookies and bubble bath cake…
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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…
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January 31, 2012

Bug Bash Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Spaceships and Laser Beams sent us this creepy, crawly insect table they created to display their new Bug Bash DIY Printable Collection for boys. They were trying to go for an insect collector vibe and succeeded by using lots of cork and cupcakes reminiscent of flower pots filled with dirt. Other sweet treats included “dirt” forest cake, “insect nests which were flakey pie crusts shaped like creepy nests, vanilla mousse, insect hives and dried fruit…
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January 30, 2012

Sweet 70’s Inspired Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This colorful retro candy buffet was sent to us from Clionadh from The Sweet Treat Co. in Ireland. She was asked to create a 70’s style table for a photo shoot and used bright colors to set the tone. The movie Quadrophenia was a source of inspiration for the palette of yellows, blues, citrus orange & hot pink. Vinyl records were used for the bunting and also used under glass vessels. Colorful pop soda bottles…
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January 26, 2012

Fly Away With Me Valentine Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
How great is this submission that we received from Gwynn at Gwynn Wasson Designs? We have received some fun submissions from Gwynn in the past like this one and this one. Gwynn created this “Come Fly Away With Me” party for her sons and their friends. We love the airplane cutlery holders {how creative!}.  The party was a mix of girls and boys so Gwynn incorporated pink hearts, fluffy clouds and vintage bi-planes. Hovering just…
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January 20, 2012

Cowgirl Tea Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This dessert table was sent to us by Michelle at Cakewalk.  She styled the table for her daughter’s 5th birthday party. Her daughter is all girl so Michelle wanted to create a cow-girly tea party using a chic pink, black and white palette. On the menu was horse-branded grilled cheese (clever!) Dessert included the pretty cake, horse shoe cookies, cowgirl hat cake pops, and cupcakes. The little cowgirls were invited to decorate their own cowgirl…
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January 20, 2012

Valentine’s Day Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Valentine’s Day is approaching quickly and you can’t celebrate Valentine’s Day without sweets.  Well, you can, but what fun would that be? This Valentine’s Day dessert table was sent to us by Katie from Petite Social. Katie wanted to reuse her Christmas decorations and incorporated rustic branches, dark woods, browns, blushes, and deep red hues for her cookie decorating party. A branch display with hearts attached by a clothespin was a simple and creative centerpiece.…
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January 18, 2012

Spa Day Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are always up for a mani/pedi at the Amy Atlas office. We thought this “Mani & Pedi Spa party” was so cute and had to share it with you. After all, everyone needs to be pampered, right? This featured submission was sent to us by Nicole at One Magic Day. Using her first printable party collection, she styled this party for a little girl’s 8th birthday party. Nicole chose a palette reminiscent of the…