Archive for Tag: Dessert Tables

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 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…
November 05, 2012

Superhero Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are back with another fun superhero themed party. This was one was styled by Alexis from Sugar Sweet Buffets for her son’s birthday party. Sweet treats on the dessert table included jelly, popcorn, candy and personalized chocolate bars. Alexis had personalized capes made to outfit all of the little superheros. We love the way the red vessels pop against the blue backdrop. Great job. Scroll down for the vendor credits. Photography by Nicole Ramsay…
November 02, 2012

Yellow And Gray Elephant Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are back with another great elephant party that would work well with a circus theme. This party was styled by Kathia from Pink Little Cake for her daughter’s first birthday. Using tips and inspiration that she said she found in Sweet Designs, Kathia created a chevron party design. Sweet treats on the dessert table included elephant topped cupcakes {how cute are they?}, cake pops, homemade marshmallows, white chocolate covered pretzels, elephant sugar cookies and…
November 01, 2012

Over The Rainbow Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We have seen a lot of darkness in NYC over the last few days and we feel like we can all use a rainbow right about now. This rainbow party was styled by Jen Rayner for her daughter’s birthday. The rainbow cake was made of 6 layers of colored butter cake with cream between each layer and topped off with cotton candy clouds. Other sweet treats on the dessert table included raindrop cake pops, rainbow…
October 31, 2012

Halloweekend Countdown: Wicked Halloween

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We had a crazy few days in NYC and feel very lucky that we are safe and sound. Our thoughts are with our friends downtown and in the Tri-State area that were devastated by Sandy. Halloween is today and we’re sharing the rest of our Halloween posts for last minute inspiration for you all. Sian and Sara from Sweet Pea Candy Buffet  in Australia styled this party for Sian’s daughter’s 10th birthday party. She is…
October 30, 2012

Fun Halloween Party Ideas/Dessert Table {Plus Drink Labels/Treat Box Templates}

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, Kids
We hope all of our readers are safe and sound today.  As many of you know, we’re based in NYC. We’re very thankful that we made it through Hurricane Sandy, which hit our city and the northeast hard last night.  Thank you to all of you who have checked up on our team on Facebook and Twitter. We are all okay. I was originally scheduled to do a national TV segment about Halloween treats this…
October 29, 2012

Halloweekend Countdown: Hotel Halloween

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Can you believe all of the great Halloween inspiration from Friday? We’re back for more! A few weeks ago, we featured this amazing Cinderella party by Karen Ayars.  We are back today featuring her Hotel Halloween feature. Karen wanted to create something that was easy and affordable and could be put on a porch for all of the trick or treaters on Halloween. Skulls and RIP signs were purchased at the dollar store to bring…
October 29, 2012

Halloweekend Countdown: Spooky Supper

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Halloween is only a few days away and we love this spooky dinner party by Nikki at Nikki Ikkin. Her party was inspired by Dennison Bogie books. She used fringed paper to mimic the illustrations in the book. Sweet treats included scary black cat and spider web cookies, mummy Oreo pops and a three-tiered Trick-or-Treat cake. Since the dinner party was small, the top two tiers of Nikki’s cake were made of Styrofoam. “Black Magic”…
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 24, 2012

Pastel Carousel Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This carousel themed party was styled by Suzanne from Fanciful Events for her daughter’s birthday party. We love the typography on the chalkboard and the way Suzanne incorporated things that were important to her daughter, like carousels and buttons. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cookies, button cake pops, macarons, rock candy, donuts and cupcakes. The backdrop incorporated the silhouettes of Suzanne’s daughters into the design. Great job.  Scroll down for the vendor credits.…
October 19, 2012

Halloweekend Countdown: Eat Drink & Be Spooky

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This Halloween dessert table was sent to us by Carla from Paper and Party Love in Switzerland. She and her neighbors have an annual party before they set out to go trick or treating. We love the birch tree wallpaper, spray painted metallic pumpkins, and the toned down palette. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cupcakes, chocolate balls, ghost meringues and popcorn. Spooky! Do you have any Halloween traditions?  …
October 19, 2012

Halloweekend Countdown: Spooky & Sparkly

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Halloween is only two weeks away and we have a little purple and green halloween inspiration for you today from Juli from One Sweet Girl. We are big fans of using unconventional colors in your parties and Juli stepped it up by adding sparkly purple and lime green to the traditional orange and black Halloween colors. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a four tier glitter web cake, glittery skull and pumpkin sugar cookies,…
October 15, 2012

Pretty In Purple Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We thought this tropical themed party would warm up your Monday. This dessert table was styled by Azar from Principal Planner for a wedding. Both clients were originally from tropical islands so they wanted a tropical theme. We love how symmetrical the table is. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cake pops, doughnuts, macarons, milk and cookie shots, and a beautiful cake. The skyline of Montreal was the perfect backdrop. So pretty. Scroll down…
October 11, 2012

High Tea Bridal Shower Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This dessert table was created by Fonny from Fonnys Cakes, along with her friends Cecilia, Meina, and Shinta for their friend’s bridal shower. Fonny chose an English tea theme with a yellow color palette. We love seeing how our readers utilize the space that they have. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cake pops , cupcakes, tea-bag shape cookies, ombre heart sugar cookies, mango pudding, and guava mixed with white wine. Lemons were cleverly…
October 11, 2012

Eat Drink & Be Thankful Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Can you believe that we’re already talking about Thanksgiving? We love the Thanksgiving tabletop ideas for the kids table in this “Eat, Drink & Be Thankful” shoot sent to us by Deanna from Mirabelle Creations. Deanna placed simple kraft paper over her linen on the kids table and then bordered the paper with orange polka dot ribbon. This is an inexpensive and simple way to give your tabletop an autumnal feel. Another easy, but fun…
October 10, 2012

Cowboy Hall of Fame Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are loving this cowboy themed party that was sent to us Alexis from Alexis Campbell Event Planning. Alexis styled this party for her son’s third birthday and brought in cowboy boots, bandanas and lots of hay! Sweet treats on the dessert table included vanilla cupcakes, caramel apples, s’mores pops, chocolate chip cookies and the adorable cowboy sugar cookies above. A “watering hole” drink bar included a rootbeer float station. Vanilla ice cream was scooped…
October 10, 2012

Sweet Origins: Happy Angel Food Cake Day

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds, Sweet Origins
1) Fluffy Coconut Angel Food Cake 2) Simply Angel Food Cake 3) Angel Food Cake In A Jar  4) Lemony Angel Food Cake 5) Angel Food Cupcake  6) Chocolate Angel Food Cake  7) Mini Angel Food Cake Today is National Angel Food Cake Day.  Angel Food Cake became known in the United States in the late 19th century and received its name because of the light and airy texture of the cake. This sponge cake…
October 09, 2012

Nautical Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This sweet dessert table was styled by Nicole from Easy Peasy Parties in Australia for a little boy’s birthday party. The little boy was given the green light to have a party two days before his birthday because he had been getting over the chicken pox so Nicole had the challenge of getting everything together in just two days. The little boy loves to go fishing with his dad so Nicole picked a nautical theme…