My Parties

Photo archives of the parties I have hosted and were able to document.

My Roaring 20's 30th Birthday Party
For my big 30th birthday party, I went all out and threw a roaring 20's theme party. I loved the glamour of this party. This is definitely the party that I am the most proud of since it was one of the most elaborate events I have ever hosted and I loved how everything came together. Here is the blog post on the details from the party.










Travel Theme Baby Shower
This is one of my favorite events I have hosted, because #1- I love the couple this shower was hosted for, but I also LOVED this theme. Here is a link with the details from this baby shower.















Kate Spade Themed Bridal Shower
I was honored to be party of the bridal party for one of my dear friends. As a Kate Spade fanatic, it was easy select the theme for the bride to be. Here is a link with the post on the details from the event.







Finding Neverland Dinner Party
I hosted a dinner party for one of my dear friend's birthday. At her request, the party was a Neverland theme with an outdoor romantic style picnic. Here is a link with the details from the event.

On the Menu:
Cheese Display
Burrata, Tomato and Pesto Crostini
Chicken Kabobs with Rice and Salad
Cake
Linzer Cookies
Carmel and Cheddar Popcorn
Macarons
Coconut Cream Pie

Decorations:
Burlap "Neverland" Banner
Moss Table Runner
Flowers in Mason Jars
Votive Candles
Gold Chargers
Peter Pan Cut Out Place Cards
Neverland Menus









Board Game Night Party
Being a competitive person, I knew that for my 29th birthday I wanted to have a board game night with my friends. I own almost every board game known to man, so it was easy to get inspiration and helped save money on decorations.

On the Menu:
Soft Pretzels with Cheese
Mini Bundt Cakes
Brownies
Spicy Chicken Wings
Fish Ceviche with Chips
Mini Gourmet Hot Dogs
Sugar Cookies
Cheese Plate

Decorations:
Playing cards garland
Barrel of Monkeys cut outs
Game boards and game pieces for table accents






Halloween Purple and Black Glam Party
My favorite color is purple and I especially love it being incorporated during Halloween. Here was my version of a Halloween Glam Party that I prepared at around $70. For a full breakdown of the party, here is a link to the full blog post: Halloween Glam Party-Budget Revealed

On the Menu:
Cheese and Veggie Plate
"Devil"ed Eggs
5 Layer Bean Dip
Mini Pizza Bite Mummies
Monster Chocolate Dipped Strawberries
Gummy Worms in Chocolate Pudding and Oreos
Ghostly Chocolate Cupcakes

Decorations:
Cotton spider web backdrop with plastic spiders
DIY bunting banner with glitter lettering
Black table cloth with my purple scarf as a table runner
Plastic vampire teeth for food sign holders
Pumpkins and spider table accents

 






Jungle Themed Baby Boy Shower
I threw one of my closest friend's baby shower at my house with my sister. We had a budget of about $250 for about 30 people.  I didn't have much time preparing the food myself, so I decided to cater with a local Hawaiian BBQ caterer to go with the Jungle Theme.

Decorations:
-Streamers (dark and light green)
-Green construction paper for the cut out leaves
- Blow up jungle animals from OrientalTrading.com
- Jungle "it's a boy banner" and balloons




Pink 1920's Bridal Shower
I was honored to be a bridesmaid for one of my girl friends. The rest of the bridesmaids and I had a budget of about $280 for the shower. I personally was in charge of all the food which consisted of appetizers and a dessert station. 

 On the Menu: 
Roasted Corn Pasta
Cheese, Salami and Grapes Display with crackers and crostini
Smoked Salmon Canapes
Deviled Eggs
Capresse Skewers
A Mashed Potato Martini Bar with chilli


 Decorations: 
Paper Fans
Fringe Tissue Paper Garland
Custom Pink Bunting Sign
Strands of Pearls
Feathers

Dessert Station:
Chocolate Dipped Strawberries
Strawberry Cupcakes
Chocolate Dipped Coconut Macaroons
Donuts

Activities:

1920s Headband Making 

Photo Booth with Props

Cupcake Decorating
(sorry for the blurry photo)

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2 comments:

  1. I remember the jungle theme, that was so awesome! and I love the bridal party! Glad that you have pics even though you're always running around making things happen! Can't wait to see more of your work!!

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