Tutorial: Upcycled Halloween Costume = Cake Stand Skirt

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For our next party, the dessert table will be a round table in the middle of a space with very high ceilings. And that means our dessert table will need height, too. Since the table is round, I started thinking about hat boxes to elevate my cake stand. The shopping fairies were not on my […]

Guest Party: Woodland Fairy & Gnomes 7th Birthday

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If you’ve been following my parties, one name you’ll see over and over is Amy of Scrumdiddlyumptious Bakery. I’m not sure that “bakery” tells the whole story, because Amy also is a talented felt artist. She put both those skills to work in this Woodland Fairy & Gnomes party she created for her daughter’s 7th […]

Customer Party: Flower Fairy First Birthday Party

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I had the complete pleasure of working with my client Angie this spring and summer on a Custom Party Plan for her daughter’s first birthday party. Angie’s daughter’s name is Violet, so we agreed that a purple-toned flower fairy party was in order. Her party was this Saturday and I’m so thrilled to be able […]

Our Parties: Flower Fairy Birthday Party

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Buy the Party Plan¬† *¬† Buy the Party Kit This is the party that started me on the path to my second job in children’s party planning. Last year, for Meg and Grace’s sixth birthday, they asked for a fairy party. I just couldn’t go the super-commercial route but discovered instead Cicely Mary Barker’s classic […]