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Grandma's 80th Birthday Party - How To!

Last week a local crafter and fellow Studio 5 presenter showed us how to throw the PERFECT party for your grandmother.  Take a look at all the beautiful details!!  And also take note of all the fun ideas you could transfer to ANY PARTY!  I especially like the balloon backdrop (of course - because they are OUR balloons), the balloon launch idea, and the paper cup light garland!  How creative.  Thanks Mandy!! (man, I couldn't get the video to load correctly onto our blog!!) So... plan B - check out the video here. To view text only of this segment, and for recipes - click onto Studio 5's website or Mandy's blog .

This One's For the Girls!

It's time to party: black and pink style!  If you can't come in store, then you won't be able to see the darling pink and black party section we have created to help you plan your parties.... so we decided to post it, so everyone can partake!  Here are a few pictures and ideas to help inspire you for your next girls night out:   Party Ideas: Bunco Clothing Exchange Scrap-booking Favorite Things Party Spa Night Jewelry Making Night Out on the Town Decorations: Black & Pink (of course!) These FREE Cute Pink & Black Invitations Polka Dot Balloons Flower Balloons Tissue Balls Party Tree Centerpiece Use your food table to help decorate Have everyone show up in black & pink Pennant Flag Banner     What to Eat: Cocktails & Cupcakes: (Non-Alcoholic of course!)  Get creative:  Serve pink lemonade with raspberries, champagne punch with cut up strawberries, raspberry sherbet with sprite, etc... along side with a smörgåsbord of cupcakes covered

Favorite Things Party

So my daughter just turned two!  While thinking of what to do for her birthday party I had two requirements:  easy & inexpensive!  For awhile, I was set on going to a local splash park and just letting the kids play... but realized that Anna wouldn't actually really love that!  Which then made me start to brainstorm... "What are Anna's favorite things?"  I got thinking about how she loves to paint her fingernails, she loves our dogs, she loves to ride our horses, and she loves to color/paint.  The song from "The Sound of Music" kept coming to mind - "These are a few of my favorite things..."  and I added... "Puppies & Ponies & Polish & Painting!"  Every time I read her invite I actually sing it in my mind! I know, cheesy!  But that's just me. So I had it!  I would throw her a "favorite things" party.  I ordered some cute Puppy themed cupcake toppers, set up a nail painting station, had pony rides, and let a

Featured Party Guest: A PINK Party!

Awhile back, we sponsored a contest HERE and we met (via email) a fellow party gal!  She won $50 towards merchandise at our store, and then she was nice enough to show us some of the details of her cute party.  So check out her daughters darling party... I can't get over all the fun details!!! Pink Lemonade Candy Sticks from Pioneer Party And from Jessica's blog... The candy sticks were part of the goodies I won from THIS  contest - love it when one party helps to fund the next party! HA HA HA On a more serious note, Pioneer Party  has  the  nicest customer service staff. They went out of their way to help me with my order. Let's just say  Cotton Candy sticks  will be making their debut on this blog in the not so distant future :) Lemonheads in re-purposed baby food jars A glance at her fun food table Check out Jessica's blog to see more of this Pink Pre-K Party!  She went over and beyond for her little girl and she deserves a big round of applause!   Emily