Shoe Diva Birthday Party!

A big thanks to Tabatha for sharing pictures from the fab party she threw for her wonderful aunt/business partner!

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First – we have to share the beautiful decor.  Like these amazing flower filled shoe vases.  You can purchase our shoe centerpieces for your own party!

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And how about her BEAUTIFUL dessert display.   Tabatha used our Shoe Cupcake Wrappers,  Zebra Stiletto Place Card Holders AND Shoe Favor Tags!

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 Planning a party for your favorite Shoe Diva?  Come check out our Shoe Birthday Party Favors & Decor!

 

 

 

 

 

Ice Skating Parties

We don’t get to ice skate much here in Las Vegas, but I have always dreamed of having a snow-covered, mitten wearing, ice skating on a lake kind of party. I found a few ideas and inspiration if YOU have such a dream too!

From The Sweetest Occasion, a FAB post filled with eye-candy and ideas from an ice skating party:

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You might have plenty of snowflakes on hand already, but just in case you need a few more, check out the Mashmallow snowflakes recipe from Martha Stewart:

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A Little Loveliness has an INCREDIBLE post full of fun ideas and… well, loveliness… with her Ice Skating party post:

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From Wedding Obsession, a Winter Warm Engagement post... with an incredible buffet by the lake.  Amazing photos, and GREAT ideas!

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Don’t you just want to bundle up and go test the lake?  Ok, maybe not quite yet… but when it’s time.. you’ll be ready!  And don’t forget about ice skating party favors from Diva Entertains such as our BIG, Personalized Hot Chocolate Cones  and our Chocolate Ice Skate Lollipops!

Fab Friday – Halloween Party Ideas

It’s hard to believe, but it’s time to start planning this year’s Halloween party!  I found a great article for you on Family Circle, with TONS of super ideas for Halloween party planning… this is just a fun place to get started!  (We’ll have more Halloween ideas next week too!)

Check out all the Family Circle party planning tips HEREThere are free Halloween printables and templates, recipes, decorating ideas and MORE.

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And get the Halloween Party recipes HERE

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And one more cute recipe… from Taste of Home… an owl “tree”:

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Another FAB shoe party post

A big “Thank-You” to Sophia for sharing these pictures from her FABULOUS shoe theme party she hosted for a client!

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Is that not an amazing cake??!
Did you know you can go to google.com/images and type in “shoe cake” for incredible shoe cake inspiration?

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Pictured above are our shoe favor bags, found HERE

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Thanks again, Sophia!

Cars Theme Birthday Parties

Last week, I posted some fun PLANES party ideas (here), and my boys saw the post and wanted to know where the CARS “stuff” was.  So… here it is!

First, from So Wonderful, So Marvelous… a..well, MARVELOUS Cars Birthday party post!  Lots of fabulous inspiration here… check out the mini pit crew bags!

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From Adorable Antics, another amazing (and adorable!) party for a 3 year old Cars buff!  Love her dessert table!

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Organized Chaos has a great post that is race cars-related, but not Disney Cars specifically.  Some great ideas here, either way you go!

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And from the Pethel Family, some incredible ideas for decorating and feeding folks at a Cars party!  LOVE the dessert table ideas…

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FAB Party Photos with Shoe Favors

We have some fun FAB pics from a recent customer – these feature a shoe party theme with some our Diva Entertains Shoe Favors.

I love the gorgeous shoe centerpiece, don’t you?  What a brilliant idea to use pillar candle holders to display the shoes. And she used the our zebra shoe place card holders.  Special thanks to Jan for sharing these pics with us!

 

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Fun Monkey Party Ideas

Mod Monkey is so, so cute… and so, so popular – for birthdays and baby showers and more!  Along those lines, I’ve got some great Monkey DIY and Monkey party inspiration for you today.

From The Simple Life, a super, duper cute Mod Monkey 1st birthday party post.  Lots of great inspiration here!!

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From Whimsy and Wise, a PINK Mod Monkey party – again, so much inspiration!  Love the centerpieces on the tables!

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From the Hostess blog, a Mod Monkey baby shower!  Love the colors and the special touches on this one!

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Check out the lovely pink and green features of the monkey baby shower, from Anders Ruff:

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And from our own Diva Entertains shop, check out these super cute monkey candles!  Perfect for a monkey themed baby shower!

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“Planes” Party Theme

With the new Disney movie, Planes, out in theaters now, I am predicting a huge increase in Planes themed birthday parties!  With that in mind, I have a few fun posts for you to check out!

From Create, Craft, Love… a quick and easy airplane craft tutorial using clothes pins!  These would make perfect party favors!

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From Max and Me, a super cute 2nd birthday party.  Love the plane-shaped sandwiches!!

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From Spaceships and Laserbeams, a post featuring some fun planes party accessories!

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My children LOVE Push-pops, but I would have never thought to use them this way.  From Armelle blog, a how-to on making airplane party favors for kids, using push-pops, gum, and life savers!  SOOOoooo cute!

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And last, but not least… FREE activity sheets from Disney on the Planes website:

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End of Summer Party Ideas

It’s hard to believe… but the end of summer is upon us already!  Kids are going back to school, or already back in school, and the weather is slowly cooling off.  We have another couple of months of warm weather in our region, but the days are clicking by quickly.  Here are some fun ideas for celebrating (our mourning) the end of summer!

From Ready, Set, Party… a fun FREE “So Long Summer” party printable kit… banner, tags, and flags included!

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Check out the Endless Summer party from One Sweet Party.  Loving the watermelon drink dispenser idea!  Click through for some great summer party food ideas!

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SUPER cute kid oriented “end of summer” party from The Bubble Hostess.  Those crab sandwiches are CRAZY cool!

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This next post is for a Hawaiian theme party from Diddles and Dumplings, but I just LOVE the idea of the nutter butter flip-flop cookies.. perfect for the end of summer party.  Check them out:

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What kind of “end of summer” party will YOU be hosting??

Ballet and Ballerina Inspired Party Ideas

We have talked about ballerina parties before (HERE), but I don’t think we could ever have too much tulle and ribbon around here.  I found some fun new additions to ballet and ballerina inspired parties… and I have some featured items from the Diva Entertains shop too!  Here are some random ballet inspired ideas…

First, from pinterest (because I can’t find the original source), a super cute idea for forks at the ballerina party place settings:

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From Kate Landers Events, a seriously AMAZING post about a Nutcracker Suite party.  Did I say amazing?

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Get FABULOUS ballet slipper cookies from our Diva Entertains shop:

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I also fell in love with these ballet cupcakes from Cute Food.  Although there isn’t a tutorial the comments under the post hints at how they can be decorated.  Personally I would print a picture of it and take it to my supermarket bakery and ask if they could recreate them – I do this all the time!how to make ballet tutu cupcakes

Another fun decor idea, again from pinterest (and I can’t find the original source on this one either, but it’s too cute to not share)… I don’t think this would be too difficult with some poster board and tulle and ribbon!

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And how about some white chocolate covered oreos, with a gorgeous ballet design… from the Diva Entertains shop:

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