Archive for Tag: hot air balloon

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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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February 22, 2013

Up Up and Away Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This pretty hot air balloon party from Mariana of Peace of Cake in Portugal is darling. We love how simple and sweet the design is. Pops of coral and yellow really made the table stand out against a baby blue backdrop. Sweet treats on the dessert table included that fabulous cake, cupcakes, cake pops, cloud marshmallows and cookie pops. Great job!    …
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January 08, 2013

Flying High Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This party put a little pep in our step this afternoon. Tarja from  Two Red Sparrows in Australia styled this party for her son’s third birthday party. Blue hot air balloon lanterns were the inspiration and she then turned macarons, cake pops and cookies into clever edible hot air balloons. Other sweet treats on the dessert table included a beautiful ruffled cake and marshmallow clouds that were made using our recipe from Sweet Designs {we…
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May 09, 2012

Hot Air Balloon Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This hot air ballon table themed dessert table was sent to us by Nicole from Sooti and Sweet in Australia. She styled this table as a display at a children’s fair. Using the printables from Anders Ruff as her inspiration, a soft blue and green color palette was used with touches of yellow and pink. Sweet treats on the dessert table included meringue, nutella and salted caramel macarons, vanilla dream cupcakes and gorgeous cloud and…
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January 06, 2012

Fly, Fly Away Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This feminine table was sent to us by Louisa and Melissa of Little Big Company in Australia.  For a special little girl’s 2nd birthday party, the ladies chose a pink and purple hot air balloon theme. We love the hot air balloon cake by 2 Sisters Cakes. Other sweet treats included marshmallows, ice cream pops, cupcake pops and candy. Vintage carts with lush flowers adorned the table as well as a hanging hot air balloon.…
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November 30, 2011

Up, Up and Away Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Jennifer from May Details created this stunning dessert table for her own baby shower. With the help of her husband and sister, she created a beautiful table. She and her husband had already decided on the name Benjamin for their bundle of joy so Jennifer incorporated the letter “B” into the design. She also loves hot air balloons and knew that she wanted to have them featured on the table. While pregnant, Jennifer was craving…
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October 18, 2011

Wizard of Oz Guest Feature Part III: Props

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We’re back with a feature of the props used in The Wizard of Oz Post.  This morning we featured the tablescapes and the desserts. We love the vintage signs and props like “There’s No Place Like Home” and “Follow the Yellow Brick Road”. We also love the wooden slabs that Karen used for the placemats, as well as the hot air balloons and party hats. Both adults and kids had fun with the “If I…
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October 18, 2011

Wizard of Oz Guest Feature Part II: Desserts

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are back with the desserts from Karen Ayars’ Wizard of Oz submission. This morning we posted all of the different tablescapes at the party. Karen wanted food and desserts to remind her guests that “there’s no place like home”. The guests had comfort food like chicken pot pie, corn on the cob, southern pulled pork and fried chicken. Sweet treats included 10 different types of cakes, cupcakes in a jar, push up cupcakes, apple…
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October 18, 2011

Wizard of Oz Guest Dessert Features: Tables

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We receive a lot of Wizard of Oz inspired submissions. This one was executed so perfectly that we decided to break it up into three parts.  The tables, the desserts and the props.  First up is the tables. We received this submission from Karen Ayars who styled it for her daughter’s third birthday. She wanted to go with a vintage feel to pay homage to the original movie. There were three tables, two for desserts…
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August 16, 2011

Hot Air Balloon Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Remember that vintage milk & cookies table we went nuts over?  Kate and Yolanda, the ladies from Kiss Me Kate, went above and beyond with a third party:  a vintage hot air balloon party. This theme is perfect for a girl or boys party.  Once again, we are wowed by their attention to detail. The sky blue panel painted with wispy white clouds is a beautiful backdrop for this table. Balloons wrapped in netting and…
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August 31, 2010

Travel Inspired Guest Dessert Feature

Today is another guest feature marathon with exclusive  guest features today, folks!  Today’s guest features are so beautiful and I have to say I feel pretty honored and humbled that all of the guest feature peeps have told us their businesses were inspired by our work.  The first one up today is Jennifer and Marie of Sweets Indeed, who sent over a vintage “travel with me” inspired dessert bar that will make you want to…