Archive for Tag: Tea Party

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January 19, 2012

Laduree Inspired Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Laduree recently opened in New York City. There are always lines out the door and if you have ever eaten one of their tasty treats, you would understand why. This Laduree-inspired photo shoot was sent to us by Azar from Principal Planner. To pay homage to the mecca of  macarons, they tied in elements of the luxury brand by bringing in look-alike cookies, pastries, and of course, macarons. We love the gilded frames against the…
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November 04, 2011

Vintage Crafting Guest Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This vintage crafting party was sent to by Jessie of Shop Sweet Lulu. We love how warm and cozy it was. This birthday celebration with close friends included crafting a garland made from pieces of fabric from her friend’s new book, Dottie Angel. Guests were served wine, mulled spice cider and tea served in vintage carafes. Sweet treats included homemade pumpkin cream cheese whoopie pies, caramel apples, cinnamon apple cake, chocolate dipped macaroons and gluten…
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October 26, 2011

Linen & Lace Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We received this beautiful Linen & Lace dessert table from Alexandra at Avie & Lulu. There are so many pretty and feminine features in this table.  We love the heart shaped cookies and the baskets that are reminiscent of bird nests. The mood and tone of the party was inspired by the beautiful invites Alexandra found from Little Paper Pantry.  The highlight of the day was a giveaway teapot gift in the “Guess How Many…
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October 20, 2011

Whimsical Tea Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are loving this whimsical tea birthday party that was sent to us by Rachel of Rachel Richter Photography for a special four year old. We love the cherry blossom theme and the soft color palette. Isn’t that location breathtaking? Sweet treats included cupcakes, home baked gingerbread men, fresh strawberries and fairy bread. After the guests enjoyed their tea and treats, they flew around the forest sprinkling fairy dust everywhere. We think this is so…
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September 28, 2011

Marimekko Inspired Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This modern bridal shower was sent to us from Lisa at Fancy That. Lisa created this shoot to showcase her new poppy signage line. We love the simplicity of the table and the vibrant poppies that Lisa used.  All of the poppies give it a Marimekko vibe. Sweet treats included mini vanilla bean cupcakes topped with handcrafted fondant poppies, spoons of fresh fruit & pound cake, and tea sandwiches. Lisa filled favor boxes with…
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September 19, 2011

Tea Party for Ava Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Warning….this post may start the waterworks.  Natalie from Half Dozen Designs sent us these photos of a table she created in memory of a little girl named Ava. Natalie somehow stumbled upon the website Ava’s Tea Party and felt compelled to do something. Ava was a little 3 year old princess who tragically died way too soon.  You can read her story here...but again…warning…get the tissues.  Ava and her mother always talked about having…
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September 14, 2011

Floral Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
While we are heading into Fall…our pals down under are entering spring. This feminine, floral guest dessert feature was sent to us by Renee at Luminoso Blu Events. She created the table for an afternoon tea party with her girlfriends to welcome in the warmer weather.  The theme was Rose Garden which was inspired by the base of a packing case which was part of the backdrop. Renee wanted the party to feel like a…
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August 08, 2011

Sweet Tea Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This sweet tea party was designed by Avie & Lulu in Australia.  This party was created for a girly girl who loves pink. To accent the feminine lines in the vessels and desserts, the ladies used pretty florals and delicate paper garlands for the backdrop. Dainty desserts from Sweet Tiers filled the table.  Avie & Lulu did everything from styling to the photography. This table would make anyone feel girly!…
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May 26, 2011

Tea Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We’re a little behind this week with posts because of our book project.  We’ll be back to update you on what has been going on behind the scenes, but in the meantime enjoy this beautiful guest feature from Janelle and Samone from Cake Ink.   This party was held on a lovely homestead called Eynesbury Estate, which is just outside Melbourne.  Janelle and Samone created this vintage tea party in honor of Mother’s day, but the…
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April 12, 2011

Rule Britannia High Tea Guest Feature

Just a few weeks before the big Royal Wedding, Bird of Bird’s Party sent over some Royal inspiration with her printable party collection.  Bird created an English High-Tea Party theme, with a chic Rule Britannia meets feminine Cath Kidston vibe.   The printable party collection includes elements like the Union Jack, golden crowns, the English rose, vintage lace, and a corgis.  In addition to serving English blends, the desserts for this table included traditional English sweets…
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March 07, 2011

Tea Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
I love this pretty tea party guest dessert feature for a baby shower from Effi and Anna of Le Petit Party. Effi and Anna incorporated a shabby chic floral fabric, and used it to create ruffled flowers for the invitations, the jam jar and goody bag covers, and the tulle canopy that hung over the client’s heirloom crib {pretty unique, right?}  The sweet treats included that pretty buttercream cake {I love the technique that they…
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August 12, 2010

Alice in Wonderland Guest Dessert Feature

I’m back with my 3rd guest feature of the day!  This one comes from Kasey Buick, who created a beautiful Alice in Wonderful dessert spread for her daughter’s 8th birthday. I get A LOT of Alice in Wonderland submissions, but this one stood out from the rest.  I love the layered vintage lace linens, the gorgeous chandelier and props, and the “eat me” printed bags.  The paper flower and butterfly garland, birdcage backdrop, and wonderland…