Archive for Tag: firetruck

May 14, 2013

Five Alarm Guest Dessert Feature {& Tissue Fire Backdrop Tutorial}

There are not enough words to describe how much we love this cake pop display (scroll down below for a tutorial on how to create the tissue paper fire backdrop). This five alarm party was styled by Virginie at That Cute Little Cake for her little boy’s second birthday. Virginie found a design of his favorite cartoon character, Fireman Sam, in a book and knew she had to make that cake for him. She…
September 24, 2012

Get Fired Up Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Sound the alarm because we are about to set Sweet Designs on fire! Amanda from Red Wagon Events was asked by her client to create a vintage fire engine theme for her two children (a boy and girl) that were turning one and three. Amanda set up a dessert table and a thirsty firefighter drink station. Like the post we showed you this morning, the fabulous backdrop highlighted the table and really made the colors…
September 29, 2011

Vintage Firehouse Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We love this submission.  Jenny from Jenny Cookies created this party for a little boy named Bennett.  Jenny was lucky enough to get permission to hold this party at her local fire station. It is amazing when you find a spot that has the perfect backdrop and nothing additional is necessary. Jenny chose to house her table in front of a wall of hoses and we think it could not be more perfect. The yellow…
August 16, 2011

Firetruck Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Tiffany of Spotted Ink created this fun firetruck party for her son Tyler’s third birthday, using her own firetruck printable set. The design included firetrucks, dalmatians, and firefighter hats.  Tiffany had a real, retired fire engine stop by and take the little firemen on a ride around the neighborhood.  How fun!  The kids played with faux waterhoses and had a chance to ask the firefighters about their job.  In lieu of presents, Tiffany asked party…
July 29, 2011

Vintage Firetruck Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Angela of Queen of Tarts made this really cute fire truck themed table for her son’s 3rd birthday party.  She was inspired by a fire truck invitation from Dimple Prints. To make the table feel more youthful, Angela brought in ticking stripes, oversized dots, and the pop of aqua color into the design.  Desserts included a firetruck cake that Angela made {which was Valrhona chocolate, with Tahitian Vanilla buttercream and covered in Marshmallow fondant –…