Archive for Tag: Adult Parties

April 08, 2013

Yellow and Grey Baby Shower Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We are going from a yellow and lilac party from this morning to a yellow and grey color palette with this baby shower that was styled by Flavia of Fete & Fete. The baby shower was a joint effort of a few friends to celebrate the pending arrival of a friend’s baby girl. Flavia took her inspiration for the party decor from a blanket in the baby’s room that had birds imprinted on one side…
April 04, 2013

Owl Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This whimsical dessert table was styled by Toni of Sweet Sugar Treats for a wedding in Australia. How cute are the owls on the wedding cake? Sweet treats on the dessert table included sugar cookies, cupcakes, chocolate raspberry tarts, caramel apples, chocolate covered strawberries and a macaron tower.  So cute.  Scroll down for the vendor credits. VENDOR CREDITS: Food, Cake and Styling: Sweet Sugar Treats Stationary & Photography: Nomie Boutique Stationary Macarons: The Macaron Tree…
April 02, 2013

Spring Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
It is finally starting to feel like spring in NYC. These spring treats from Francisca of Portugal would be perfect for her spring fete. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a ruffled buttercream cake, decorated macarons, bird and birdcage cookies, floral cupcakes and petits fours.  …
March 11, 2013

Drink of the Month: Root & {Guinness} Beer Float from Butter & Scotch

By: Amy Atlas, in Recipes
A trend in the dessert world is mixing spirits and sweets. In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, Brooklyn based Butter & Scotch is sharing their recipe with us for a Root & Beer Float. How great does that sound? Owned by Keavy Blueher of Kumquat Cupcakery and Allison Kave of First Prize Pies, Butter & Scotch specializes in a wide range of boozy, and not-so-boozy desserts. You can find them every weekend at the Brooklyn…
March 01, 2013

Easter Spring Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are sending you off this weekend with this pretty spring-inspired dessert table that was styled by Andressa from Twinkle Twinkle Little Party. This would be perfect for Easter. We love the Easter egg cookies, pastel cake, and bunny shaped macarons. Other sweet treats on the dessert table included organic chocolate covered cookies, bonbons, brigadiers, and carrot cupcakes. Guests left with muslin bags filled with colorful egg candies as well as treat-filled baskets. What are…
February 27, 2013

Wedding Dessert Table

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This dessert table was styled by Glenda at Dressy Designs for the Groom’s Table at her client’s wedding. The groom has two young children and it was important to the bride to include the kids. She had pictures of the kids on cupcake flags and included their favorite desserts like carrot cake cupcakes, smore’s pops, powdered donuts, cinnamon roll cookies and cake ball cones on the groom’s dessert table. How fun are those gum ball…
February 27, 2013

Pretty Baby Shower Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This colors in this pretty pastel baby shower from Belinda of Lil’ Miss Macaron in Australia made us smile this morning. Belinda’s friend has a very strong sweet tooth so Belinda created a DIY ice cream parlor. The sprinkle sweet tooth backdrop is fabulous. Belinda designed the invitation and had her husband draw the pregnant lady which was also used on the cake. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cake pops, cupcakes, macarons, sugar…
February 26, 2013

Mint & Coral Love Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We are loving the mint and coral color palette of this party.  Isn’t it so pretty? This party was styled by Christina from Sweet Escapes Cakes for a client’s anniversary party. The theme for the party was LOVE. This table would be fantastic for everything from an engagement party to a tea party. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a tall mint cake, fondant cupcakes, heart shaped doughnuts and cookies, and petits fours. Tealight…
February 25, 2013

Toile Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Good morning. We are bringing you a dose of loveliness this Monday morning with a gold toile dessert table from Elianne of Elivents in the Netherlands. We don’t often see toile designs pop into our inbox and we think Elianne did a fantastic job balancing the pattern-heavy design with muted colors. Sweet treats on the dessert table included mini lemon curd meringues tarts, golden caramel macarons, brownie pops with golden edible glitter, and coconut chocolate…
February 20, 2013

Countdown to Oscars: Who Will Win?

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, DIY and Templates
We are back with another fun game for your Oscar soiree. We shared our fun Name That Artist game yesterday and have shared some more fun Oscar ideas and free printables here and here. Now we’re back with a custom 2013 Academy Awards Ballot. Like the printables we’ve already shared, we designed the Oscar Ballot in black and white with an old Hollywood glam motif. Double click here to print out the printable and hand…
February 19, 2013

Countdown to Oscars: Name That Artist

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, DIY and Templates
We’re back with more fun Oscar game and FREE printables. If you missed it, head over to here and here for Oscar Movie Mixology recipes/recommendations, Favorite Film Flags, and our Red Carpet Guessing Game. Now for another fun Oscar party game…Who doesn’t love the game Taboo? If you are not familiar, it is a word-guessing game with the objective for the player to prompt his/her partner to guess the word on the card without using…
February 14, 2013

Love More Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are all about feeling the love today and we are ending our Valentine’s Day inspiration with this beautiful table that was styled by Maria from Style My Table in Australia. We love the colorway of this table and the tassel garland that Maria used as her focal point. Aqua milk bottles were re-purposed as vases and added to the feminine, sophisticated feel of the table. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a fondant…
February 08, 2013

Love Is Sweet Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Every once in a while, a party shows up in our inbox that is so simple and executed so well that it makes us swoon. This dessert table styled by Wendy of Moments Cumpleanos in the Dominican Republic was exactly that kind of party.  Her wedding client wanted vintage chic so Wendy used an exposed wooden beam table with burlap and an eclectic mix of vessels. Sweet treats on the dessert table included dulce de…
February 01, 2013

Poker Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This Poker Party was styled by Gitty of Cakes by Gitty in London for her client’s 35th birthday. Her client wanted to do a casino theme party. Sweet treats on the dessert table included chocolate mousse, jelly cups, poker chip sugar cookies, vanilla cupcakes, macarons, and a large roulette cake. Trays were lined with poker chips and playing cards. Great job! Photography by Nathi Photo.…
January 22, 2013

Loving Lavender Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We are loving this lavender & gray dessert table that was styled by Dawn from Dawn’s Bella Via & C for a Northern California wedding show. We love how anemone flowers were a main player in the design from the paper pom backdrop to the cake decoration. Sweet treats on the dessert table included lollipops with edible flowers, mini cupcakes, organic chocolate bars, lavender marshmallow squares and cake truffles topped with edible pansies. So pretty!…
January 16, 2013

Recipe {Golden Caramel Corn}

By: Amy Atlas, in Kids, Recipes
With the Golden Globes now behind us and the Oscars around the corner, it seems everyone is running to the theater to see the latest blockbusters. What’s a movie without popcorn?  This Saturday is National Popcorn Day so we thought we’d share our Golden Caramel Corn recipe from Sweet Designs, just in case you are feeling like you want to elevate the salty little kernel. This recipe works great for a Superbowl party, every day…
January 09, 2013

Construction Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are going from a party for a little guy to a party for a BIG guy. This party was styled by Martina from MaR-Valicious BiteS in Australia for her husband’s 30th birthday. She collaborated with Peta from Pure Bliss Creations. Martina’s husband works in construction so his occupation inspired this construction dessert table. Sweet treats on the dessert table included toolkit cookies, traffic light caramel tarts, traffic signal cake pops, orange cones, and meringue…
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…
December 12, 2012

Let It Snow Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We have had an unseasonably warm weather in NYC this past week, but this table has made us ready for snow again. This party was styled by London based event planner Aimee Dunne to celebrate the arrival of Christmas.  We love the symmetry of the table. Sweet treats on the dessert table included macarons, cupcakes, chocolates from Selfridges, star shaped cookies and cake pops. So pretty. Scroll down for the vendor credits. Photography by Kate…
November 08, 2012

Apple Orchard Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This sweet Apple Orchard dessert table is perfect for fall. This party was styled by Brianna from Bee and Daisy for her daughter’s birthday. Brianna used a red and aqua palette, but brought in various shades of brown to make the table feel more rustic. She created a fabric wreath that brought all of the colors together. Sweet treats on the dessert table included apple cider donuts, caramel apples, homemade apple pie and iced apple…