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November 13, 2013

Anchor’s Aweigh Guest Dessert Table

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Anchor’s aweigh! We are going nautical today with this party that was styled by Belinda from Styled By Belle for a little boy’s first birthday party. The birthday was held at a venue on the water so the nautical theme suited the setting perfectly. Belinda’s client wanted to incorporate the traditional nautical red, white & blue with a touch of gold. Lots of nautical props were used such as fish netting draped over the dessert…
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April 03, 2013

Travel Inspired Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Since I’ve been traveling for the last couple of weeks, I thought it would be fun to feature this travel-themed birthday party by Shannon from Bottle Pop Party Co. Shannon’s client has been living in Germany for the past 9 months so she put a Bavarian twist on the travel theme. Maps were used to wrap boxes, books and line vessels. The guests started with a lunch of authentic German food and ended with a…
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March 21, 2013

Up Up & Away Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
There are some really cute ideas in this party that we wanted to share with you. This Up, Up & Away party was styled by Tara from One Stylish Party for her son’s first birthday. We met Tara and this cutie pie while in King of Prussia on the Sweet Designs book tour. We love how Tara used the fringe trend to accent DIY vessels, favor boxes, and a big cardboard E and 1 for…
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January 02, 2013

Hawaiian Luau Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are back from our holiday break.  We hope that everyone had an amazing holiday and we wish everyone the best in 2013. It is freezing in NYC today so we are spreading some warmth with this fantastic Hawaiian Luau dessert table, which was styled by Daisy of Leo and Bella for a little girl’s birthday. Daisy’s client and her family had just returned from a Hawaiian vacation and wanted to recreate the fun they…
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December 13, 2012

Paris, Je T’aime Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
The nominations for the 70th Golden Globes were announced today and we’re sharing this GOLDEN party styled by Thetis of  Little Sooti for a little girl named Paris. We think this table gets top honors! The little girl is feminine and loves all things pretty. Thetis livened things up with a tangerine, peach and gold color palette. Sweet treats on the dessert table included vanilla buttercream cupcakes, homemade marshmallows, white chocolate mousse and pretty sugar…
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October 01, 2012

Pocket Full of Sunshine Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
There is nothing like a pocket full of sunshine to kick off the week, right?  Vivian from Envy Anvi in Australia styled this party for her daughter’s first birthday. Vivian and her husband call their daughter little sunshine so it was a perfect theme. Sweet treats on the dessert table from Beyond Dessert included cookies, mini cupcakes, cake pops, and black sesame milk pudding with fresh mango. We hope this party put a smile on…
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August 13, 2012

Chevron Patterned Lemonade Stand Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are giving the Chevron pattern some love today. This morning, we showed you this colorful chevron pattern dessert table. Melissa from The Flour Shoppe in Ontario styled this lemonade stand for her daughter’s first birthday. Melissa created a whimsical vibe by bustling her tablecloth, adding poms to her banner, and adding tall Craspedia. Sweet treats on the dessert table included pink lemonade cupcakes, pink lemonade sorbet push-up pops, mini lemon pies with blueberries, coconut…
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August 10, 2012

Cat In The Hat Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Nadia and Paola from CutiePie Sweets in the Domincan Republic styled this party for a little boy’s first birthday party. Sweet treats on the dessert table included macarons, vanilla cupcakes with Nutella filling and buttercream frosting, marshmallow pops, caramel popcorn, meringue, and decorated cookies. We love the bright colors and how the polka dot and striped patterns created a whimsical feel. Guests took home a personalized Cat In The Hat coloring book and a lunchbox…
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August 08, 2012

Red And White Birthday Bash Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Our friend Rachelle from Wiley Valentine sent over this sweet red and white birthday party that she created the invitations for. This party was for her friend Casey, from The Flouring Artisans, daughter’s 2nd birthday. Cherries, strawberries and apples were incorporated onto the red and white display. Sweet treats on the dessert table stand included strawberry cupcakes, strawberry and cherry jello and red velvet whoopie pies with strawberry marshmallow filling. The toadstool cake was a…
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July 20, 2012

June Bug Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Sarah from Little Hoot Parties styled this party for her niece June’s first birthday. Last year, we featured June’s Sip & See and we can’t believe it is already one year later. We love those adorable ladybug sandwich cookies!  Other sweet treats on the dessert table included ladybug cupcakes and chocolate covered oreos. Lady bug barrettes that said “somebuggy loves you” were given to each guest. So cute. Scroll down for the vendor credits. Photography…
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July 20, 2012

Tea Time Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This pretty tea party was sent to us Nicole from One Magic Day, who styled a party for a little girl’s first birthday. The client has a collection of beautiful cotton floral fabrics, which Nicole used for the party design. Nicole brought into ruffled details, including the ruffled cake, cupcakes, and a ruffled tablecloth. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cake pops, tea pot cookies, ruffle cupcakes and pinkies up marshmallow tea cups {so…
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June 12, 2012

Pink & Blue First Birthday Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This featured submission was sent to us by one of our readers from down under named Zehra. She styled this party for her daughter’s first birthday. She created a shabby chic feel with a fabric strip backdrop, roses, and a light blue and pink color palette. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cupcakes, macarons, cake pops and cheese cake cups. Great job!  Scroll down for the vendor credits.VENDOR CREDITS: Sweets: The Sweet Life…
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May 23, 2012

Beautiful Ballerina Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This beautiful ballerina party was sent to us by Rosanne at Couture Candy Shoppe. She created this party for a little girl’s first birthday. The little girl loves to dance and the color pink so this theme seemed like the perfect way to celebrate her first year. Rosanne used a color palette of pink, grey and silver. The pink tutu tablecloth, pink desserts, and vessels with curved edges added to the feminine feel of the…
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May 18, 2012

Amy Atlas Moment: First Birthday Party

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
One of the best things about this book experience so far has been the enormous support that I have received from YOU (thank you). One of the things that makes me smile the most is when our readers tell us that they were given the confidence to create their own dessert tables because of us. At the Bloomingdales event, that is exactly what happened when I met Anne. She spoke about the table she created…
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February 28, 2012

Pink & Green Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This pretty table was styled by Renee from Lola and Co. Styling. She created the party for a little girl’s first birthday. Inspired by an invitation from Lorallee Lewis, Renee used a pink and green palette. Scalloped name tags and doilies gave this table a very feminine touch, while rose paper rosette fans brought the focal point up and gave the palette a little punch. An old doll house that Renee found was used to…
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February 14, 2012

Popeye Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Last year, we had the pleasure at speaking with the ladies from Dreamer’s into Doers. This Popeye the Sailor Man table is from some of the Dreamer’s into Doers ladies and it is a great example of how collaborative they are!  Sarah from Dreamers Joy Events & Design created it for her nephew’s first birthday. The colors, the styling…who are we kidding..Sarah had us at that amazing spinach cake created by Jennifer from The
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February 03, 2012

“Rat Pack” Inspired Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Jennifer at Honeycomb Events sent us this “gentleman’s” party that she styled with her brother for Jennifer’s son’s birthday. Channeling the Rat Pack in the 60’s, they created a masculine vibe for her lil guy’s first celebration. Jennifer incorporated Houndstooth and plaid patterns for the cupcake wrappers, bow tie cookies, and printables. She also created a tufted leather backdrop to hide a large television. Upon arrival, guests went to a “grooming station” and were fitted…
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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…
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January 23, 2012

Pretty Pink Butterfly Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This pink butterfly party was sent to us from Sara at Sara Baig Designs. She designed this party for her client’s twin daughter’s first birthday. The theme was Pretty in Pink and she mixed polka dots, butterflies, gerber daisies and lace to create a sweet soiree! Treats included a butterfly cake, cupcakes, and cookies, as well as fresh fruit, candy and strawberry milk. Scroll down below to see the vendor credits. To see some more…
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January 17, 2012

Pink and Green Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This table was sent to us by Renee of Lola & Co. Party Styling. For her daughter Lola’s 1st birthday, Renee chose a bright and feminine color palette of hot pink and lime green while keeping a shabby chic farm theme. She created two tables. The first, covered in burlap, was for the baked goods which included a green ruffled cake, cookies, macarons, mousse and jello shooters. The second table was a candy bar and…