Archive for Tag: Kids

February 27, 2012

Garden Masquerade Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
How pretty is this party that was sent to us by Linda from Treats Chocolates? She styled this masquerade garden party for her daughter’s 7th birthday party. Set outside, the party had a feminine, woodland feel. Sweet treats included cake pops, fudge, cookies, candy, and rosewater lime cordials all in the hues of hot pink, lime and aqua. Guests were asked to write a message for the birthday girl on the Memory Tree. Guests also…
February 27, 2012

Bunny Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This submission was sent to us by one of our readers, Jill. Jill created a this pastel blue party for her daughter’s birthday. Since bunnies were part of the design, we thought it would be great for an Easter party.  We love the simplicity of the white poms on the back of the chairs to represent bunny tails. In addition to the ombre rose cake, Jill served French desserts like napoleans, profiteroles, pale blue bon…
February 22, 2012

Feeling Groovy Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Deanna from Mirabelle Creations created this groovy 70’s inspired disco party for her daughter’s 9th birthday. She wanted to give the table a modern and sophisticated twist so she used  the very popular chevron pattern in an aqua, lime green, and slate color palette. How great is the chevron designed cake using Sixlets?  We think it is fabulous. You can use any type of small candy to create pattern on your cake. We’ve even used…
February 21, 2012

Wonderfully Wonka Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This Willy Wonka inspired table was sent to us by Leonie from Leonies Cakes and Parties. Leonie created this table for her son’s 11th birthday. She started by creating that very cool cake. Guests received a golden ticket invitation. Upon arrival, each guest signed the Wonka contract with a personal message for the birthday boy. They were then directed through a Wonka gate backdrop, which set the scene for a Wonka candy buffet. The golden…
February 17, 2012

Train Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We received this submission from Tiffany at Baked Perfections.  Tiffany created her first dessert table for her son’s birthday train themed party. The primary colors of the invitation and Tiffany’s printables inspired the palette of the table. Sweet treats included sugar cookies, cookie dough truffle pops and popcorn cones. The cookies are fantastic. We think she did a great job!  Scroll down to see the vendor credits. To see some more parties inspired by trains,…
February 17, 2012

Sweet Surprise Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This cake shop theme table was sent to us by Kellie at Sweet Art Cakes. She styled this party for her friend Samantha who just opened a new cake studio in Australia. Kellie asked all of Samatha’s friends to contribute to a surprise party for Samantha. We love the cake topper that Kellie made! She also hand painted the backdrop and made framed light boxes to showcase the cupcakes. Other sweet treats included cookies, orange…
February 16, 2012

Super Niko Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This super hero party was sent to us by Jayme from Jayme Marie Designs. She chose a cheery color palette and mixture of chevron, striped, and dot pattern for her own son’s birthday party. The little superheroes ate hero sandwiches, power 7-layer salad, and chips. Sweet treats included Pow cookies, red velvet cake, and chocolate cream cheese cupcakes. At the end of the party, Jayme and her husband read a book to the guests that…
February 15, 2012

Charm School Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We’ve received a few Barbie parties over the past few years but this Charm School Barbie Party gave the theme a really fun twist. Andrea of Dolce Drive created this party for her daughter’s birthday. The theme was inspired by Barbie’s new movie “Princess Charm School“. Uniforms were made for the girls by Andrea and her mom. The girls were greeted and guided to the Charm School Spa where they were given manicures, up-dos and…
February 15, 2012

Where The Wild Things Are Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
The book “Where the Wild Things Are” was one of my favorite stories growing up, and now it is one of those classics that I read to my own boys. I still love looking at Maurice Sendak’s illustrations, so I was very excited when I saw this party inspired by the classic book from Nikki.  Nikki created this party for her son’s birthday and she did a great job capturing the wild forest. We love…
February 14, 2012

Spa Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Danielle from Cutie Putti Paperie sent us this spa party that she created for her cousin’s 9th birthday. The living room was transformed into “Amanda’s Spa” with manicure, pedicure and facial stations. They were greeted by a “receptionist” that gave them a spa robe, headbands, and a refreshing bottle of water. After visiting each pampering station, the girls had a spa lunch. Sweet treats included lipstick push pops {brilliant!}, sugar cookies and bubble bath cake…
February 14, 2012

Popeye Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Last year, we had the pleasure at speaking with the ladies from Dreamer’s into Doers. This Popeye the Sailor Man table is from some of the Dreamer’s into Doers ladies and it is a great example of how collaborative they are!  Sarah from Dreamers Joy Events & Design created it for her nephew’s first birthday. The colors, the styling…who are we kidding..Sarah had us at that amazing spinach cake created by Jennifer from The
February 13, 2012

You Had Me at Jell-O Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Second up for today is this fun dessert table that was sent to us by Belinda from Styled By Belle. She styled this small dessert table for her little sons and their “girlfriends” for a Valentine’s Day party. On a pink backdrop, Belinda hung heart paper fans and a metallic glitter “Love” sign.  The creative sweet treats included a vanilla buttercream and red velvet layer cake, cupid cupcakes, vanilla bean cookies, and you had…
February 10, 2012

Mary Poppins Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This sweet Mary Poppins inspired tea party was sent to us by Jenny from Jenny cookies. This brought back elementary school memories since I played Mary in my fifth grade play! It was also the first broadway show that we took our kids to see.  Back to the party…..Jenny threw this party for her daughter. With 30 minutes to decorate the party, she had to move at “umbrella” speed. Jenny made six small cakes in…
February 09, 2012

The Love Boat Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Our last Valentine’s Day post of the day is from Ebony at Sparkling Events & Designs.  She sent us her version of “The Love Boat”.  I don’t know about you, but I loved watching The Love Boat as a kid. I used to love pretending to be Captain Stubing’s daughter Vicki and Gopher always made me laugh.  There was also something so comforting knowing that each show ended with families happy and in love! Ebony …
February 09, 2012

Simply Sweet Valentine’s Day Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This Valentine’s Party that was sent to us by Alexis of Alexis Campbell Event Styling. She created this party for her son and all of his friends. She used the printables by Paper & Pigtails as her inspiration. The children ate heart shaped peanut butter and jelly sandwiches which were the perfect size for the tiny tots. Sweet treats included pink and red vanilla cake pops, chocolate covered rice krispie treat pops, vanilla cupcakes, and…
February 06, 2012

Snow White Inspired Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We received this Snow White inspired party from Susana and Clara at Dulce Sobremesa. We first met the Dulce Sobremesa ladies when they sent us this Amy Atlas Moment back in July. This Snow White table was for a little girl’s third birthday. Instead of using the classic red, blue and yellow colors, they used a light coral and aquamarine color palette with sunglow yellow and beige to make it softer. We love the banner…
February 06, 2012

Let’s Monkey Around Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This “Let’s Monkey Around” sock puppet party from Marjenah of Candy Bar Couture is perfect for Valentine’s Day.  The orange, pink and red striped design gave the party a youthful and happy vibe. We love the sock monkey cake pops, sock monkey cake toppers, and heart cookies. Marjenah brought in lots of candy, which is a great way to bring color to the table and perfect for Valentine’s Day.  She also made sock monkey plastic…
February 03, 2012

Blast Off Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
5…4...3...2…1..Blast Off!  This party is every future astronaut’s dream. Debbie from Studio Cake in Australia created this party for her son’s 5th birthday. Her son is crazy about space and rockets so Debbie put together a space themed party. Sweet treats included a rocket shaped caramel mud cake, cupcakes, alien oreo cakepops (we love), gingerbread cookies and jellies all made by Studio Cake.  Debbie made astronaut survival kits so the lil astronauts were prepared for…
February 03, 2012

Floral Tea Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We are back to featured parties today after our Sweeterbowl marathon yesterday (we hope you enjoyed it). Daisy from Leo & Bella sent us this afternoon tea party that she styled for a surprise farewell party. Daisy was inspired by a gorgeous, vintage floral fabric, which she tied to old fashioned milk glass bottles and take out containers. The bright colors and blooms brightened up a perfectly overcast summer day in Australia. Daisy also created…
January 31, 2012

Bug Bash Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Spaceships and Laser Beams sent us this creepy, crawly insect table they created to display their new Bug Bash DIY Printable Collection for boys. They were trying to go for an insect collector vibe and succeeded by using lots of cork and cupcakes reminiscent of flower pots filled with dirt. Other sweet treats included “dirt” forest cake, “insect nests which were flakey pie crusts shaped like creepy nests, vanilla mousse, insect hives and dried fruit…