Sunday, February 13, 2011

Sienna & Mateo's Candyland Birthday Party!!!!

Okay so I'm finally getting the chance to post all the pics from my kids Candyland/Sweet Shoppe Birthday Party! Sienna turned 4 and Mateo turned two. I am forced to have 2 parties in one because my cupcakes are only 1 day apart :( The 5th and 6th of January!!! Yikes, right after Xmas too. Well here goes a really really long post of pictures. But I must share because I spent so much time and energy into this party to make my cupcakes happy. Who doesn't enjoy a party surrounded with candy and sweets???

So let's start with my cupcakes party outfits...arn't they adorable?? I got Siennas petti skirt at Studio 365 while we were in Disneyland a few weeks before the party. Her shirt I made myself by ordering the rhinestone transfer online and ironing it on her shirt myself. I picked up a cute long sleeve at target for like 5 bucks. Mateo's shirt I ordered from a cute little etsy shop online.
These invitations were a little creation of my own. Although I couldn't throw them in the mail I was able to just hand them out. Which I didnt mind at all because I thought they came out so darn cute!!!
Here is my tableware that I chose. I had to pick something neutral for a boy and girl so I thought striped and polka dots would be perfect for a candyland party! I picked up the napkins and plates from Party City and wrapped a candy bracelet around each napkin and fork.
Here is my adorable wreath I made out of a huge bag of dum-dum lollipops! I picked up a huge bag at walmart for like 6 dollars. Can't beat that for this adorable wreath! I basically stuck each dum dum one by one into a styrofoam wreath that I picked up at Michaels. The bow and label I made myself :)
Here is my entry way table as my guests arrived. I made the sign with one of my cork boards I had laying around the house. I cut letters from my cricut and stuck them on the board. I even painted the frame of my cork board to match our theme.
Here is one of the banners I made. I used greeting cards I picked up from Homegoods on clearence and I tied them all together with cute ribbons!
This is one of my snack tables I put together.
Look at my adorable cupcakes!! I picked up the polka dot liners at Michaels and I made the cupcake toppers myself. They tasted yummy too!
One of the lollipop topiarys I made.
I loved the way these came out!
Ok so you won't believe I didnt even get a good shot of my candy buffet. I was so bummed I could have cried. I spent sooooo much time and effort into this station and I didnt even get a frontal shot of it. Whahhh :( But at least you can get a idea of what it looked like. Ha!
My little niece Alana :)
This pennant banner I also made myself on my lovely little cricut (my bff..hehe!)
OH MY GOD....have you ever seen soooo many gift!? Thank you everyone!!!!!!!!!! We love you :)
Ahhh here are my cupcakes blowing out their candles!!!! Too cute!
Here are the little favors I gave out, mini gumball machines. I made the favor tags myself and attached them with ribbon :)
I just put this together randomly and stuck in on a little table. I had extra lollipops and I used this little tree I had from xmas :) Isn't it kinda cute?
Take out boxes to fill up with candy at the candy buffet, YUM! I picked these up at party city for only 99 cents each! Colors were so bright I loved them!
A closer look at my centerpieces :)


Hope you enjoyed these photos...I had so much fun putting it all together! Happy Birthday Cupcakes!!!! Love your little Martha Stewart Mommy :)

8 comments:

  1. So cute! I got to your blog via Pinterest :)

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  2. What an adorable birthday theme! My little guy turns 1 in two months! I have been so excited making plans for his party, I may "borrow" a few ideas! I got to your blog via Pinterest too! <3

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  3. The Dum Dumm wreath is adorable and seems pretty easy to recreate....famous last words. Found your blog via Pinterest. You are very talented!

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  4. So much fun! Everything looks awesome! Perfectly put together! I'm a new follower to show some blog love! Please stop by and follow back, I'd appreciate it!

    Warmest Regards,
    Annamaria

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  5. Hi! I found you through Susieqtpie's Scraps of Life. What a marvelous job you did! I can only imagine how much work this was, especially so soon after the holidays. You rule!

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  6. Love the rhinestone iron on! Can you pls. share the site you ordered it from? Our boy/girl twins are turning 5 in January and we are doing this theme too! So fun! Thank you for sharing all your wonderful ideas! :)

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  7. Where did you get the mini bubble gum machine?

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  8. May I ask how you went about making the dum dumm wreath? Did you start on the inner circle and then work your way around ?!?

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