Friday, October 4, 2013

Circus Theme Birthday Party

Yet another reason why I totally L.O.V.E. Close To My Heart products ......

Perfectly coordinated party decorations, favors, and fun!
*Big Top Tent and flag topper made with fabric store supplies
Here's what we made for my granddaughter's 1st birthday party:

Cupcake wrappers: Artiste Cartridge
Sweet Leaf, Blush, and Buttercup cardstock

Tin buckets and baskets from Michael's
Colorful Straws from The Tall Mouse

Artiste Cartridge
Perfect Fit Dad stamp set
Gypsy, Hollyhock, Black, Honey, Pear, and Blush ink
Animal Cracker Boxes
Artiste Cartridge
Art Booking Cartridge
Blue Houndstooth Washi Tape
Wild Wonders stamp set
Hostess Rewards "The Partys On" stamp set
Buttercup, Sweet Leaf, and Blush cardstock and inks

Art Philosophy Cartridge
Sweet Leaf, Buttercup, and Hollyhock cardstock
"In the Background" stamp set
Blush, and Sweet Leaf inks
White Baker's Twine from Trendy Twine
A sponge dauber was used to make the polka dots

Other fun accessories my daughter set up!
Clown Noses from Amazon, FAO Schwartz Circus Tent form Toys R Us
Borrowed popcorn machine .... the house smelled wonderful!
Bagged peanuts, and cotton candy from Sam's Club

Just in case you're wondering .... This is our Birthday Girl!
Onsie, Tutu, and Leggings purchased on Etsy
Cute Baby Girl: Minnesota born, Wisconsin raised!

So glad you stopped by the Tator Patch today....

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  1. Absolutely adorable...and the party favors are great, too! :)

  2. What a great first birthday party Marg! Love everything especially the adorable baby.

  3. What a fabulous job you did creating all those decorations for the party! Everything looks great, and what a fun day for your sweet grandbaby. Now you have to scrapbook the pictures so she can remember it!

  4. Oh my goodness! Everything about this screams FABULOUS! You outdid yourself and Lily and family will have wonderful memories for a lifetime. Well done!! :)

  5. LIly is quite the blessed princess to be showered with so much paper love! This was adorable party decor, and the love involved shines through!


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