Archive for Tag: Girls Parties

March 06, 2013

Little Red Riding Hood Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This Little Red Riding Hood party was styled by Elise from Sweet Scarlet Designs for her daughter’s fifth birthday. Red is one of her daughter’s favorite colors so Elise made sure it was a prominent color in the design. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cupcakes, macarons, cake pops, a fondant red riding hood cake and sugar cookies.A vintage suitcase that Elise had for years held goody bags and photos from each of her…
March 05, 2013

Great Finds: Girl Scout Cookies {Re-visited)

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds, Recipes
We ordered boxes of Girl Scout cookies and we’re patiently awaiting their arrival. Some of our friends on Facebook have mentioned that they received their packages this week and it has been fun to see which cookies each person prefers. Mine are the Tag-A-Longs with Samoas a close second. All this talk of girl scout cookies made us think of desserts that are inspired by the green badge cookies. We scoured the web and found…
February 12, 2013

Simply Peach Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This simply peach party was styled by Hilary from The Sugar Studio for a little girl whose mom owns a cake decorating school. The little girl loves the Sweet and Saucy Bakery Shop so Hilary did a bakery shop party. We love the peach and mint color palette. Sweet treats on the dessert table included confetti marshmallows, vanilla bean mini doughnuts, mint chocolate chip cupcakes, apricot salted caramel macarons, mint chocolate chip macarons, apricot panna…
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 30, 2013

Great Finds: Valentine’s Day by Shop Sweet Lulu {Giveaway}

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds, Swag
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner so we’re sharing some fun products from Shop Sweet Lulu so you can put together crafty sweets for your loved one. Shop Sweet Lulu is also offering a 15% discount to all of our readers. Just use the code AMYATLAS at checkout. Now for a sweet giveaway.…one lucky reader will win a $100 gift certificate to the online store. All you need to do is tell us…
January 11, 2013

Mexican Papel Picado Crafternoon Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Leanne from Sweet Style in Australia styled this fun papel picado themed Crafternoon to celebrate the birthday of her daughter’s friend. The party began with the everyone creating their very own God’s Eye using sticks and wool. Sweet treats on the the dessert table included sugar cookies, layered jelly, marshmallow pops and the papel picado cake. The bunting backdrop was a find by the birthday girl’s mom and was the perfect complement to rest of…
January 11, 2013

Quiet Please! Spa Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are swooning over this Spa party that was styled by Vania from Canadian Hostess for her daughter’s 9th birthday. Manicures, facials, sweets, and laughs were all on the menu for this spa-themed party. Vania chose a turquoise, honeydew green and orange color palette which we LOVE! Upon arrival, each girl received her own cozy bathrobe and was invited to the Relaxation Lounge, where the girls sipped on drinks from a Tropical Smoothie Bar. The…
January 08, 2013

Little Owl Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We love this Owl party that was styled by Julia from Festa com Gosto in Brazil for a birthday party. Felt and colorful ribbon and paper were main ingredients for the styling of the party. The birthday girl’s mom loves bunting so Julia liberally placed bunting on the cake, backdrop, and signage. Sweet treats on the dessert table included owl cookies hanging on branches, cake pops, brigadieros, and cupcakes. So pretty. Scroll down for the…
January 07, 2013

Little Red Riding Hood Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are sticking with the Woodland theme today with this great Little Red Riding Hood inspired party that was styled by Gerri and Carole from Little Birdie Events for a little girls first birthday. They used woodgrain paper to cover the risers and moss and pinecones to decorate the table. Sweet treats on the dessert table included toadstool mocha macarons, apple shaped macarons, toffee apple and black forest “tree” cupcakes, deer cookies, caramel and raspberry…
January 07, 2013

Woodland Themed Guest Dessert Table

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We hope you all had a great weekend.  We are starting the morning off with an enchanted woodland birthday party that was styled by the birthday girl’s mother, Julie. We love how the toadstool played a prominent part throughout the party from the sugar cookie favors to the adorable chairs at the table. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cupcakes, chocolate mousse and toadstool marshmallows. Julie made all the desserts and used printables by…
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 12, 2012

Wizard of Oz Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We love this take on a Wizard of Oz dessert table from Kathryn at All Things Cake and Small in Australia. Kathryn’s daughter has watched the Wizard of Oz several times so it was a fitting theme for her birthday. Apothecary jars filled with fruit set the tone for the rainbow color palette that Kathryn chose. Other sweet treats on the dessert table included emerald green jelly pots, Glenda and the wicked witch cake pop…
December 10, 2012

For The Love of Strawberries Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This pretty party was styled by Vivian at Envy Anvi in Hong Kong for a little girl’s first birthday. Her client wanted a table that was inspired by a Cath Kidston print and her daughter’s love for strawberries. Sweet treats on the dessert table included cupcakes, rice krispie treats, sugar cookies, cake pops and that beautiful cake. Custom made strawberry candies from papabubble were placed in take away jars with the matching labels. We love…
December 06, 2012

Little Ladybug Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We are back with another great party from down under. Gerri and Carole from Little Birdie Events styled a garden themed dessert table for their client’s daughter’s first birthday party. They used a pink, mint green and sunshine yellow color palette. Sweet treats included “garden” macarons, ladybug lollipops, rhubarb & custard bon bons, sugar cookies with edible image ladybugs and ombre pink cupcakes. Scroll down for the vendor credits. Photography by Little Birdie Events.    VENDOR…
December 03, 2012

Sleeping Beauty Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We hope you guys had a great weekend. We are starting this week off with a little princess inspiration from Suzanne of Fanciful Events. Suzanne styled this Sleeping Beauty party for her daughter’s birthday party and created a dessert table that mimicked Sleeping Beauty’s dress. Suzanne also brought roses into the design since Sleeping Beauty’s real name is Briar Rose. Sweet treats on the dessert table included rose themed cookies, marshmallows, donuts, Briar Rose chocolate…
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 15, 2012

Lalaloopsy Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Lalaloopsy  are a line of American rag dolls that hit the shelves a couple of years ago. This Lalaloopsy party was styled by Erica from Scrapaper by Erica for her daughter’s 5th birthday. Her daughter loves the Lalaoopsy dolls. We love how Erica creatively made trees and clouds out of baking cups. Sweet treats on the dessert table included sugar cookies, cake pops, cupcakes made by the Baking Girl and healthy lalafruitsy. So cute.  …
November 15, 2012

Paper Dolls Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
For anyone that used to play with paper dolls as a kid, this party will hit a soft spot. This party was styled by Gretchen from Three Little Monkeys Studio for her mother’s birthday. Gretchen used vintage paper dolls from the 30’s as her inspiration and mixed in gingham and floral prints. Sweet treats on the dessert table included yogurt parfaits, breakfast cupcakes, sour cream donuts, a cake, paper doll cookies and cinnamon rolls pops.  …
November 14, 2012

Rainbow Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This rainbow lollipop themed party, which was styled by Jodi from Jo Studio for her daughter’s birthday, is so colorful and happy! We love the rainbow shaped paper poms used for the backdrop.  Sweet treats on the dessert table included sugar cookie lollipops, cupcakes, macarons and a rainbow polka dot cake. Great job!  Scroll down for the vendor credits. Photography by Jess Parker for White Spark Photography. VENDOR CREDITS: Party Stationery, Concept and Styling: Jo…