Archive for Tag: Boys Parties

February 04, 2013

Airplane Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This airplane party was styled by Gerri and Carole from Little Birdie Events in Australia for a little boy’s third birthday. Bright patterns and colors created a youthful and fun feel. The ladies enlisted the help of Li-Ann from Ham & Pea Design & Paperie to create a fantastic cloud sky backdrop. Sweet treats on the dessert table included coconut and salted caramel macarons, vanilla sugar cookies, lemon curd tarts, passion fruit kisses, blonde brownies…
January 31, 2013

A Dog’s Day Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This party was styled by Erica from ezontho in Sweden for a dog loving little boy who just turned 7. The birthday boy chipped in with decorating by fetching his stuffed animal dogs and placing them in baskets around the apartment for ambiance. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a raspberry paw cake, chocolate bars, puppy shaped cake pops, cereal reminiscent of dog food, panna cotta, paw cookies, rice krispie dog bones and chocolate…
January 10, 2013

Retro Summer Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This beach dessert table by Krisna at Exquisite Motifs in Brisbane has us day dreaming of warmer days ahead. Krisna created a retro summer theme for her own son’s birthday party. Sweet treats on the dessert table included hamburger and hot dog cupcakes {amazing}, surfboard and beach house cookies and that amazing surfer cake. A drink bar with classic Coca Cola bottles was also set up with homemade chocolate chip cookies. We love the props…
January 09, 2013

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This party made me smile because my older son recently read Diary of a Wimpy Kid. Margarita from Party Inspirations in Australia styled this party for her son’s birthday since her son also loves the book. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cupcakes and cake pops made by mom and personalized chocolate bars. Margarita also made the tassel garland and cake stand bunting. Margarita purchased a classic New York Cheesecake from Patisserie New York…
January 02, 2013

Cowboys and Cookies Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
The ladies from Spaceships and Laser Beams are starting our year off right with this fun Cookies and Cowboys dessert table that they styled to showcase their printable collection. To keep the budget low, Stephanie offered a a menu of milk and cookies and used vessels that she found in her home. Cookie varieties included shortbread, apple crumble and lemon. Really cute fondant cookie toppers sat were placed on top of milk-filled glass mugs. We…
December 14, 2012

Little Lamb Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are loving all of the DIY elements in this Little Lamb party that was styled by Vivian from Envy Anvi in Hong Kong for a little boy’s third birthday. A trip to a local gardening store enabled Vivian to get props for the table on the cheap. Gardening props and artificial grass gave the table a rustic feel. White paper poms were transformed into sheep. Using that same design, Vivian also created a pinata…
December 11, 2012

A Little Construction Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This construction party was styled by Camila and Flavia from Dona Aranha in Brazil for a boy’s third birthday party. We love the fondant toppers and the cake. Sweet treats on the dessert table included construction hat cake pops, cupcakes, brigadeiros, brownies, coconut candy and a cake for the kids to decorate. Great job.  Scroll down for the vendor credits. Photography by Juliana Gueiros. VENDOR CREDITS: Styling, decor, paper: Dona Aranha White Cake, Cupcakes and…
December 06, 2012

Medieval Feast Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This creative medieval party was styled by Nicole from Kiddilicious for her son’s 6th birthday. Stone castle walls lined the room and a dining feast fit for a king was created. Guests were greeted with crowns and were ushered off to play medieval games. Pool noodles were used for jousting, while archery was a hit with both boys and girls. The feast included pear shaped cupcakes, blackbird pies, fruit platters, collected tax chocolate coins, pigs…
November 28, 2012

Circus Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Every time I see the harlequin pattern, it makes us think of clowns and the circus. How about you? We love how this variation of the harlequin pattern on the cake in this party from Jayme of Jayme Marie Designs. She styled this party for her son’s third birthday. She was inspired to create a fun circus theme by the color in the bow ties she purchased for her sons to wear. The oversized balloons…
November 26, 2012

Perfectly Plaid Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We hope you all had a wonderful weekend. We are starting the week off with this beautiful dessert table from Kirsten at A Little Polkadot in Australia that she styled for a little boy’s christening. We love the backdrop that Kirsten created using wallpaper and picture frames. The white frames and white vessels popped against the charcoal gray backdrop. Bountiful Hydrangea and custom covered plaid riser boxes were also great touches for this party. Sweet…
November 20, 2012

Brave Inspired Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Disney’s Brave was a huge hit this year. This dessert table by DatNhan of Whisk Paper Scissors Studio was inspired by the movie. DatNhan called upon her friend Jill of The Uncommon Cake to create all of the sweets for the table. DatNhan created  a natural and woodsy vibe by using wood platters, fake foliage, burlap and moss. Key elements from the movie like Merida’s love of archery were incorporated into the table by way…
November 16, 2012

Gingham And Bunting Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Nicky from Sweet Details styled this sweet party for her son’s 2nd birthday. We love the composition of all the props on the table. Isn’t that oversized wagon holding the candy fab?  Sweet treats on the dessert table included sugar cookies made by Cookie Beans, as well as candy apples, cupcakes and cake pops made by Nicky. Great job!…
November 14, 2012

Circus of Sweets Guest Dessert Table

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
The Big Apple Circus is in town which is always a fun thing to do with kids. Stephanie from Spaceships and Laser Beams sent us her version of a circus….A Circus of Sweets (sign us up!). Stephanie styled this party for an annual party she has with some of her mom friends. She used her monster collection since it is gender neutral and full of fun colors. Stephanie created the backdrop by using a bristol…
November 13, 2012

Skippyjons Jones Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We love seeing our readers bring literature into their parties. This party was styled by Shannon from Parties & Potty Training for her two boys. Her older son loves reading the adventures of Skippyjon Jones so she used the book as her inspiration for a Mexican fiesta birthday. Guests built their own fajitas at a fajita bar and played piñata games. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cactus treats, jelly bean cookies, sombrero and…
November 09, 2012

Very Hungry Caterpillar Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Do you all remember Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar?  I must have read this book to my boys at least 500 times when they were little. For those not familiar, it is about a caterpillar who eats its way through food in all different shapes and colors until it eventually emerges into a brightly colored butterfly. We love how Helen from Kiss My Cakes brought the story to life with this dessert table for…
November 05, 2012

Whole Lotta Superhero Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We have seen a lot of heroism over the past week. It never ceases to amaze us how this city comes together in times of need. We have a whole lotta superheros for you today. This party came to us from Sandra and Yasmine at 3’s A Party in Australia. Superhero parties are a great theme if you want to bring bold colors into your party. Sandra wrapped Styrofoam with comic books to create vessels.…
October 25, 2012

RetroTrain Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are going from cars to trains today. This morning, we featured this vintage car racing party and now we are back with a retro train feature from Gerri and Carole of Little Birdie Events in Australia. They styled this dessert table for Gerri’s son who just turned two.To create a backdrop, they used rosette fans in neutral colors that worked well against the brick backdrop. Sweet treets on the dessert table included caramel bomb…
October 25, 2012

Vintage Car Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We’ve been featuring a lot of parties that are great for girls this week so we wanted to give you all some boy parties today. Stephanie from Spaceships and Laser Beams created this AMAZING dessert table to showcase her vintage race car collection. It is pure eye candy to look at the creative details she put together. Sweet treats on the dessert table included vanilla raspberry cupcakes, chocolate peanut butter cupcakes, double chocolate donuts (tires),…
October 23, 2012

“Round” Of Golf Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We’re seeing lots of people incorporating geometric shapes into their dessert tables and parties. Suzanna at Mon Tresor combined color and shapes to create a hole in one for this golf party! The mint, yellow and black palette is gender neutral and we love it!  I spoke a lot on the book tour about not only using color to inspire a table, but using shapes as well. You can see that the round shape was…
October 17, 2012

Art Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This art party was sent to us by Dona Aranha and was styled for an artistic brother and sister duo who were turning 3 and 6 years old. Upon arrival, each guest received an apron, clay, and paint. White fondant cakes were the white canvases and the budding artists created their own cakes. Sweet treats on the dessert table included brigadeiros, colorful rainbow mousse, cookies, brownies and cupcakes. We love the mini versions of the…