Archive for: October, 2012

October 04, 2012

Cinderella Guest Dessert Table – Fairytale Sweets

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Part II of our Cinderella inspired featured submission from Karen Ayars is showcasing the fairytale sweets that were created. If you missed Part I, you should definitely jump here to see the beginning of this fairy tale!  Sweet treats those AMAZING plate and cutlery cookies.  Seriously, have you ever seen anything like that?!?!  There were “dirty clothes” cookies that were inside the hamper when the little girls had to do their “laundry”,  soap and brush…
October 04, 2012

Cinderella Guest Dessert Feature – BeFOUR the Ball

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We received this Cinderella inspired birthday party from Karen Ayars and there are so many stunning photos that we’re dividing it into three posts today {BeFOUR the ball….The Princesses…and the Sweets}.  Karen styled this party for her daughter who just turned four. She wanted to create a true fairy tale and bring in all of the elements from the wicked stepsisters to the handsome prince. The cloth-like rag invitation with a mop and bucket set…
October 03, 2012

Growing UP Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
In May, we featured this party that was inspired by the movie UP. We are back today with another UP inspired party that had so many creative elements. This party was created for a little boy’s birthday party by Julia from Festa com Gosto in Brazil. Julia recently started a small styling business and this was her first event. We LOVE the balloon backdrop. So creative. Sweet treats on the dessert table included rainbow cupcakes,…
October 03, 2012

Down Under Dad’s Day Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Father’s day was celebrated on September 2nd in Australia this year and we received some great Father’s day inspiration from our friends down under. We love this party from Anastasia at Articulate Events in Perth. Anastasia, along with the help of Ezy Furnishing, created this party for all of the fathers at her church. She decided on a “Dude Food” spread for them and we love what she did.  Food on the table consisted of…
October 02, 2012

Little Rock Star Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This “Rockstar” party was hosted by Kathryn from Team Whitaker. Her son was born prematurely and Kathryn threw this party for his 3rd birthday and invited 20 of his friends from the NICU. The color palette was aqua, lime green, orange and black. Kathryn hired a local Austin musician to play music for the kids and at the end of the concert, the kids had a chance to bang on his drum. Sweet treats on…
October 02, 2012

Great Finds: Mini Brownies NYC

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds
They say that good things come in small packages and MINI Brownies has proven this sentiment to be true. It was like the holidays in September when these chocolate fudgy goodies from pastry chef Moises Alvarez arrived at our doorstep last week. Flavors include the plain {a chocolate lover’s dream}, the espresso {chocolate ganache with a shot of coffee}, the peanut butter {creamy, dreamy chocolate and peanut butter with salted peanuts}, and the nut {chocolate,…
October 02, 2012

A is for Awesome Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
School is in full swing in the states but they are heading into summer down under. This party was styled for a little girl turning five by Michelle from Sweet Essence. Since the little girl will be heading to school in the fall, Michelle used alphabet flashcards as her inspiration and used a rainbow of bright colors to give it a youthful, fun vibe. We love the colored pencil runners on the table. Sweet treats…
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…
October 01, 2012

Little Pumpkin Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This harvest pumpkin party is really getting us into the Autumn mood. Danni at Cutie Putti Paperie filled a dessert table with pumpkin-inspired treats and decorations that lend to the rustic charm of this season. Sweet treats included pumpkin shaped carrot cakes filled with homemade buttercream frosting, pumpkin s’mores, pumpkin shaped cake pops, spiced pumpkin cakes, cupcakes, mini pumpkin pies, pumpkin spice macarons and sugar cookies. We love all of the crates and how she…