A Silly Monster First Birthday Party
Scaring up some cute birthday fun shouldnt be hard with these darling silly monster first birthday party ideas by Angelique Jutras, the party-planning mom behind Angy Design. Angy wanted the colors to awaken the senses of the young party guests so she used an amazing palette of bright oranges, greens, blue and yellows. I would say that the colorful decorations, balloons, cake, cupcakes and party favors did just that!
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- Youll love these Monsters Inc. printable coloring pages and ideas for games.
Angy was pleased with how amazed little guests were when they saw the monster birthday themed dessert table. Can you blame them? The colors and printable embellishments, combined with the clever treats, created a remarkable display. Against a backdrop of natural greenery, the vibrant hues of the balloon arrangement really popped.
I love the cakes, created to look like adorable little monsters. The smash cake is perfectly coordinated with the main guest cake. In addition, cupcakes were decked out in custom cupcake toppers. Isnt that carousel cupcake stand amazing? Glass vessels were filled with a rainbow of candy for nibbling. Monster cake pops with edible eyes were displayed in a domed serving dish and looked too cute to spook, let alone eat!
Also on display were water bottles, costumed in coordinating monster-themed printable beverage wraps. Colored plates, napkins and utensils were neatly displayed. Little details such as this really kick up the styling a notch.
Handmade favors are a wonderful personal touch; the most darling monsters were hand-knit by Angys grandmother. In addition, monster medallion embellished guest bags were displayed on a favor table and included hats from Birthday Express and a t-shirt or onesie, depending on the age of the guest. For extra fun, Angy transferred monster clipart onto the shirts.
Of course the monster scaring area had to be decorated as well. Angy hung printable monster themed banners and colorful Chinese style lanterns. There were even a few stuffed monsters hung up as decorations.
Im sure one little fellow had an amazing first birthday! Great job Angy Design!
Cakes, cupcakes, cake pops, event styling: Angy Design
Monster clipart and printables: KPM Doodles
Free printables: Peonies and Poppy Seeds
Monster water bottle labels: ShelleysPaperStudio
Planning a monster birthday party? Check out these party supplies put together by the Spaceships and Laser Beams crew:
- Plush Monsters (1 dz)
- Fun Monster Head Suckers (1 dz)
- Inflatable Monster (Various – color may vary) Party Accessory
- Happy Birthday Lil’ Monster! Green Monster Shaped Party Mylar Foil Balloon,35″
- Ginger Ray Monster Party Cupcake Toppers & Wraps Decorations – Monster Madness
- Ginger Ray Monster Party Cupcake Stand – Monster Madness
- Ginger Ray Monster Party Decoration Bunting Banner – Monster Madness
- Colorful Monster Bubble Bottles (2 dz)
- Silly Monsters Cake Topper
- Blue, Aqua and Lime Green Hanging Lanterns
- 100 Latex Party Balloons – Blue & Green – 12″ Round
- Set of 251 Lime Green and Ice Blue Wall Stickers
- Secret Life(TM) Yellow, Lime Green, Blue and Fuchsia Striped Paper Straws, 100% Biodegradable Color Straws Set
- Lime Green Polka Dot Cupcake Boxes (12 pc)
- RoomMates RMK1472SCS Monsters Peel & Stick Wall Decals
- Monster Finger Puppets – 24 per unit
- Monster Sugar Decorations Cookie Cupcake Cake 12 Count
- Monsters Cake Decorations
- Party Partners Design Hanging Honeycomb Tissue Orange Pom-Pom Party Decoration Balls, Set of 3
- 100 Count Large Luggage Tag Style Orange Hang Tags for Crafts, Gifts, Party Favors, Price Tags
- SipSticks Paper Party/Favor Bags | Orange Chevron | Pack of 12 | 5″x7″
- Northwest Enterprises Hard Plastic 10-Ounce Party Cups and Tall Tumblers, Assorted Neon, 50-Count
Be sure to check out some more monster birthday party ideas here:
- Not Scary Monsters
- Monster Birthday Party Tablescape on a Budget
- Monster Circus Birthday Dessert Table
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