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Modern Little Man Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (28)

I "must-ache" you, have you been dying to see a Little Man Party in blue, to make your heart true?

If so, this Modern Little Man Birthday Party by Pei Chyi Leong of Happy & Co, out of Petaling Jaya / Selangor / Malaysia, is your dream come true!

So straighten your bow tie and comb the stache, the following party elements seriously make this birthday bash:

  • Little Man Birthday Cake
  • Cake pops topped with miniature black bows
  • Mustache themed balloons 
  • White brick wall backdrop
  • Mustache and bow cupcake toppers
  • And cute Little Man Gift Bags!

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Dinosaur cake from a Modern Dinosaur Birthday Party on Kara'a Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (24) Looking for a dinosaur party as cute as can be? You'll go crazy and extinct over this Modern Dinosaur Birthday Party; Yes-sir-ree! Submitted and styled by Pei Chyi Leong of Happy & Co out of Mont Kiara, Kuala Lumpur/Malaysia. This prehistoric event will go down in the books! While stomping around for cute Dinosaur Party Ideas, be sure to spot these specific party elements, included in this darling partyscape:
  • Adorable dinosaur birthday cake
  • Spiked dinosaur back backrop
  • Dinosaur sugar cookies
  • Fondant dinosaur cupcake toppers
  • Dinosaur sugar cookies
  • And more!

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Kate Spade Dessert Table from a Kate Spade Inspired 1st Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (20) Looking for a party theme perfect for your little fashionista? You'll love this Kate Spade Inspired 1st Birthday Party by Sana of Time 2 Partay! Introducing an array of modern and fancy designs; this first birthday celebration is fit for a walk down a fashion runway! The Kate Spade party ideas + elements you'll want to add to your sketchbook, from this darling event, include:
  • Kate Spade Part Invite
  • Glam balloons
  • Designer dress sketch banner
  • Custom magazine spread featuring the guest of honor
  • Striped floral backdrop
  • And a fun and fab Kate Spade face cake!

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365 Days on Earth First Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (30)

Adorable party ideas can be found, while the Earth is spinning round and round...In this 365 Days on Earth First Birthday Party by Maureen Walker of a la Mo, out of San Diego, CA USA!

Featuring an array of Earth sweets and fabulous decor; this birthday bash will have you shouting for more!

The Earth party ideas + elements, sure to knock you out of orbit, from this fabulous first celebration, include:
  • Earth sugar cookies spinning like globes on ornament holders
  • Earth Party Invite
  • Modern Earth cake
  • Globe gourmet apples
  • The World is Yours globe
  • Black and white striped layered with a bright balloon garland
  • Custom paper printed, first year statistic table runners
  • And more!

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Nautical dessert table from a DIY Nautical 1st Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (6) Sailing around seeking nautical party ideas? Search no longer because this DIY Nautical 1st Birthday Party by Mariel Vela of Crafters and Mothers, out of Mexico is drifting with party ideas you'll just love! From the cute banners and bunting to the nautical cake...So many party ideas for you to imitate and create! So, set your anchor and come ashore, the following party details are waiting to be adored:
  • Anchor string art board
  • Oversized balloons with tissue tassel tails
  • Adorable semi-naked carrot cake topped with a cute nautical banner
  • Sail boat brownies
  • Anchor printed table cover
  • And cute brown pillow pouches tied with jute twine and anchor tags!

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Dessert table from a Monochromatic Miffy Inspired Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (10)

On the look out for a party to rid you of your Monday blues? I’ve got a Monochromatic Miffy Inspired Birthday Party here to help you!

Submitted and styled by Kaye Garcia of Kaye Garcia Events, out of the Philippines. This darling and delectable first birthday celebration is full of delectable details ,sure to hop you right into a terrific Tuesday!

From the monochromatic party decor, to the tasty sweets and treats, here is a list of details I’m dying to have you meet:

  • Drizzling candy cake
  • Footed glasses filled with pink Sixlets & Miffy sugar cookies
  • Monochromatic marble balloon banner
  • Black + white striped Miffy placemats
  • Scrumptious Oreo tower
  • Oversized clear balloons with black and white tassel garland tails
  • White roses placed in monochromatic triangle printed boxes
  • And more!

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Pink + gold ruffle cake from a Vintage First Birthday Tea Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (15)

Did someone say pretty pastels and subtle decor?! If so, this Vintage First Birthday Tea Party by Nazreen Timar of Bright Sky Events, out of Abbotsford,BC Canada, is something to adore!

Styled with sweet blooms and vintage lace; this darling birthday party could take first place!

The Vintage party ideas + elements sure to catch your eye from this darling event, include:

  • Pink meringue cookies
  • Gold + pink doily name banner
  • Balloons tied with jute rope tails
  • Vintage pink + gold ruffle cake
  • Floral “1”
  • Tea served in a mix n match china set
  • Floating balloon backdrop
  • Paper flower welcome sign
  • And mason jar flower arrangements!

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Elegant Black and Gold Unicorn Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (13)

I gallop, I fly, in fact I just might die!...Over all of the adorable party ideas flying by, in this Elegant Black and Gold Unicorn Party by Kortnee Anderson of Kort's Kreations, out of Ellicott City/MD/Howard County!

Featuring a gorgeous black, white and gold color palette, accented with fresh blooms and custom decor; this fantastic first birthday celebration is full of whimsical wonder that will make you giddy!

Although there are many adorable party elements featured in this event, here are some I can't take my eyes off of:

  • Adorable black and white unicorn cakes
  • Unicorn chair tassels
  • Black and white striped plates paired with gold coasters
  • Guest table topped with a black sequined cover and lined with gold chiavari chairs
  • Paper flower dessert table backdrop
  • Lush white floral arrangements 
  • And custom unicorn sweets!

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Flower Shop Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (31)

Ready for lush flowers and sprouting blooms? This gorgeous Flower Shop Birthday Party by Som & Kendra of Popstic Ice Cream, out of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, will have you over the moon!

Filled to the top with flowers so pretty, this party is full of ideas, absolutely witty!

The Flower Shop party ideas + elements sure to make you swoon, from this sweet first birthday celebrations, include:

  • Cute lime green cake topped with pink sugar flowers
  • Letter board price list
  • Beautiful florals arranged in rustic boxes + tall metal vases with chalkboard tags
  • Rose shaped popsicles
  • Pansy lollipops
  • And custom floral and striped party hats!

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Sweet Swan Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (33)

Swooping in with grace, class and style, we've got a Sweet Swan Birthday Party, for you to add to the file!

Submitted by Pamelyn Rocco of Bashery & Co. out of Los Angeles, California; this breathtaking 1st birthday bash, is full of darling details that you will have you swooning!

From the suave swan sweets to the cute custom decor; here are some party elements that you will adore:

  • Gorgeous floral balloon install
  • Beautiful feather bunting draped across the dessert table front
  • Plush swan wall decoration
  • Sweet swan cake
  • Swan sugar cookies
  • Iridescent floral partyware
  • Cake pops adorned with fondant gold tipped feathers
  • Adorable white + gold feathered highchair 
  • And more!

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Magical Carousel Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (7) Up and down, round and round, this Magical Carousel Birthday Party, is where first birthday party ideas can be found! Submitted and styled by Sanuja Vitanachy of Partylicious, out of Sri Lanka; this adorable event is to die for!

While twirling around this partyscape, be sure to locate the following party details:

  • Incredible Carousel Birthday Cake
  • Carousel backdrop
  • Custom carousel candy bar wrappers
  • Shiny gold dessert table
  • Carousel cake pops and cakes
  • Cute carousel cookies
  • And more!

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Gold giraffe & blooms from a Spring Inspired 1st Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (25)

Though you've probably already rung in spring, stick around, 'cause this darling Spring Inspired 1st Birthday Party will make you sing!

Styled by the creative Ellaine Calas of Premiere Soirees, out of Cypress,CA/USA; this special Spring-time event, is blooming with party ideas to make you shout "hoo-ray"!

The party details you mustn't miss form this sweet occasion, include:

  • Beautiful spring bouquets
  • Cherry blossom branch centerpieces
  • Boxwood "one" lettering
  • Gold party animals
  • And a cute confetti drip cake!

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Adorable Sumo Wrestling Cake from a Japanese Sumo Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (11)

Wrestling for party ideas so cute and tubby?! You'll be smitten by this darling Japanese Sumo Birthday Party by Kaye Garcia of Kaye Garcia Events, out of the Philippines!

Stomping and clomping with ideas so great, this first birthday party you have to see! Don't wait! So step onto the mat and take a stand, these party elements included, are seriously so grand:
  • Adorable Sumo Cake
  • Laser-cut wooden backdrop
  • Glass paneled dessert table with "Lucas" name base
  • Origami flowers
  • And adorable Japanese-inspired sweets!

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Cake adorned with sugar flowers from an Elegant Dior Inspired Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (29) On the lookout for a girly and sophisticated party theme? Look no further because you will die over this Elegant Dior Inspired Birthday Party by Chichi Isiugo of Luxe Creations by Chichi, out of Arlington, VA, USA! From the beautiful mirrored party tables to the breathtaking cake and sweets, this first birthday celebration is truly remarkable! While gazing upon the many stunning party ideas this event entails, be sure to locate the following details:
  • Gorgeous Dior-inspired invitation
  • Two-tiered cake adorned with soft sugar flowers
  • Beautiful balloon cascade
  • Pink sugar flower cupcakes with mirrored silver cups
  • Elegant place settings embellished with white roses
  • And Dior gift box centerpieces + decor!

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Elegant Parisian First Birthday Garden Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (35)

I smile, I swoon, I sway! J'adore this First Birthday!

Looking for a party with a little French twist? If so, this Elegant Parisian First Birthday Garden Party by Stefanie Matura of Matura Event Styling, can't be missed!

From the cute Parisian labels to the delectable sweets, this French party is one to beat!

The party ideas + elements sure to grab your attention, from this beautiful event, include:

  • Dreamy cake embellished with a single sugar flower and ruffles
  • White rose napkins
  • Wire dress form adorned with photos and pearls
  • Vintage desks draped in pink linens
  • Gorgeous dress worn by the guest of honor
  • Elegant table linens and party chairs
  • And lovely Parisian sweet labels + signage!

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Decor from a Beatrix Potter Peter Rabbit Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (5)

Garden parties are always so cute, but add Peter Rabbit into the mix and you've got one adorable event!

Submitted by Leni Suriyani of TheCupcakelicious, out of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; this darling Beatrix Potter Peter Rabbit Birthday Party, will have you swooning!

From the custom Peter Rabbit sweets, to the lovely garden decor, here are some elements you just have to explore:

  • Darling Peter Rabbit Birthday Cake
  • White vase garden bloom centerpieces
  • Peter Rabbit paper standees
  • Garden tool decorations
  • Custom Peter Rabbit cookies
  • Fenced dessert spread
  • Mr. McGregor's planted pot favors
  • And more!

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Floral First Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (4)

On the look out for a party that's cute and clever"?  This Floral First Birthday Party by Anna Ahne of Olivia Wonders, out of Glenview, Illinois, USA, is one to treasure!

Bursting with blooms, cakes and treats, this darling event will have you swooning over party ideas "oh so sweet"!

The details I can't seem to take my eyes off of from this delightful occasion, include:

  • White two-tiered birthday cake adorned with flowers
  • Oversized white balloons with greenery tails
  • Wishing tree for guest to write a little note
  • Beautiful floral + greenery highchair bunting
  • And cute semi-naked cakes adorned with gold specks!

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Guest table from a Bubbly Under the Sea Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (20)

Floating around for a "fintastic" first birthday celebration? Swim right up and check out this Bubbly Under the Sea Birthday Party by Paula Clemente Woods of 14 & Hudson!

Filled with sea creatures and treasures a plenty; this party is filled with fun party ideas, times twenty! While searching for fabulous party details below, here are some that you will love, I just know:
  • Guest tables centered around a specific sea creature
  • Sea animal balloon decorations
  • Fish net chandeliers
  • Bubble inspired balloon banners
  • Beach pail favors
  • And an awesome Under the Sea cake and sweets!

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Cake from a Baby Unicorn 1st Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (26)

Reach up high and touch the sky, this Baby Unicorn 1st Birthday Party will make you fly!

Styled by Johanny Merejo of Creative Touch by Johanny, out of New York. This precious event, with its custom sweets and precious party signage, will have you swooning over every little detail in entails!

So many party ideas are filled with magic from this event, but here are some included, that I am pining over:

  • Magical unicorn themed sugar cookies
  • Unicorn, star and cloud cake pops
  • Gorgeous unicorn backdrop + party signage
  • Unicorn cupcakes
  • Oversized balloons
  • Sweet two tiered unicorn cake
  • Cute chocolate covered Oreos

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Lumberjack + "Wild ONE" 1st Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (23) Something wild and fierce is coming its way..."Look Out," it's a Lumberjack + "Wild ONE" 1st Birthday! Submitted and styled by Tatum Bouverie of Made Marvelously, out of Australia. This darling birthday party is full of wild ideas that will have swooning!

Though rugged and wild this party may be, these party details fill me with glee:

  • Monochromatic teepee tent lounge
  • Grizzly bear standee
  • Black bear sugar cookies
  • Marshmallow pops with birch sticks
  • Black and white partyware
  • Wood pallet backdrop adorned with white antlers
  • And a cute log stump cake with a Wild One grizzly topper!

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Black and white cake from a Notorious B.I.G First Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (40)

Are you a fan of the Notorious B.I.G.? If so, you will go crazy over this awesome Notorious B.I.G First Birthday Party by Paula Clemente Woods of 14 & Hudson out of New York!

Bursting with bling and lots of money...This is a party to be shared with all your honeys!

The Notorious B.I.G. party ideas + elements to look for from this first birthday bash, include:

  • Notorious B.I.G. lyrical party signage
  • Jumbo glitter balloons with foil tails
  • Darling three-tiered black + white cake
  • Gold chains draped around the partyscape
  • Glamorous white, black and gold balloon banner
  • Chandelier adorned with hanging crowns
  • Money and crown confetti
  • Gold crown sugar cookies
  • And acrylic block signs + table numbers!

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Guest table from a Winter ONEderland First Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (15) Snow mittens are being packed up and put away...But before winter is completely through, I've got just one more incredible Winter ONEderland First Birthday Party to show you! Styled with such elegance and grace; this beautiful Winter Birthday Party by Paula Clemente Woods of 14 & Hudson out of New York, could win first place!

The Winter ONEderland party ideas + elements sure to make you shiver and shake, include:

  • Pink and girly snowflake cake
  • Beautiful winter-inspired blooms
  • Silver sequin table linens and runners
  • Gourmet hot chocolate bar
  • Cupcakes topped with fondant snowflakes
  • Shimmering twinkle lights & hanging snowflakes

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Little "Old" Man First Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (18) Everything gets better with age...Or so the saying goes. But, I think this Little "Old" Man First Birthday Party by Kaycee Sogard of Cordially Kaycee, out of Scottsdale, AZ, USA, couldn't get any cuter, or better, with age! What do you think? From the cute and nostalgic "Old Fogey" games, centerpieces, and treats, to the darling food table covered in casseroles; this old timer birthday bash is anything, but ancient news!

So many darling party ideas will make you stumble in this party, but here are a few that I know will knock you right on your keister:

  • Bountiful bundt cakes
  • "I Am One" scrabble board centerpiece + senior-friendly games
  • Werther's Original in-tow at every guest table
  • Brown tablecloths with plaid squares
  • And last, but not least, the food table covered in casseroles!

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Wildflower dessert table from a Wildflower First Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (35)

"Get ready, get set, let your spirit run free"! This Wildflower First Birthday Party by Grace Kim of Grass and Co. out of Irvine, CA, will set you free!

Styled to the utmost perfection, with stunning wildflowers, beautiful stationery and modern rustic decor; this sensational first birthday party will fill your mind with ideas and your soul with serenity!

With so many breathtaking party elements in-tow, it's hard to select my favorite, but here are a few that I think stand above the rest:

  • Wildflower invitation + party signage
  • Colorful wildflowers placed in clear glass vases
  • Lace-paneled dessert table backdrop, featuring a wooden "Ava" sign attached to a wildflower sprig garland
  • Two-tiered white cake topped with a wooden flower cake topper
  • And wildflower seed favor packets with "How to be a Wildflower - field guide" notebooks!

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Beatrix Potter's Peter Rabbit Inspired Birthday Party on Kara's Paty Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (27) Peter Rabbit always seems to have the fun, so hop on over and don't miss out on this one... Submitted and styled by Alex Narramore of The Mischief Maker, out of Hazard, KY USA. This Beatrix Potter's Peter Rabbit Inspired Birthday Party, featuring a top-notch birthday cake and custom bunting and decor, will truly inspire!

While traipsing through this darling first birthday celebration, be sure to locate the following details:

  • Beautiful Beatrix Potter themed birthday cake
  • Fabric strip tassel garland
  • Beatrix Potter partware
  • Chalkboard crates filled with plush Beatrix Potter characters
  • Green topiaries
  • Cute garden-inspired food table
  • And utensils nestled into flower pots!

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Minnie Mouse Inspired "Wild One" Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (6)

Well, pinch me pretty! I'm in love with this Minnie Mouse Inspired "Wild One" Birthday Party by April Gray of C.C. Monroe Event Design, out of Los Angeles, CA!

Featuring the cutest boho cakes, garlands, and sweets; this beautiful first birthday party is not only for Minnie Mouse fans, but for boho-loving beauties everywhere!

I love so many different aspects of this party, but here are some that I can't resist and have to point out:

  • Floral-crowned Minnie Mouse wreath
  • Gorgeous boho Minnie Mouse cakes
  • Oversized white balloons with leaf garland tails
  • First year picture display crafted from olive branches
  • Floral Minnie Mouse ears
  • Minni Mouse macarons
  • Canvas photo bordered with eucalyptus leaves
  • Wood guest tables with plush pillow seating
  • Dreamcatcher invitation
  • And floral-topped teepees!

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Party table from a Cactus & Flamingo First Birthday Fiesta on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (32) Shake your maracas and sway your hips...This Cactus & Flamingo First Birthday Fiesta just can't be missed! Submitted and styled by Vanessa Coladas, out of Cutler Bay, FL; this darling party is full of cute ideas, perfect for any feisty fiesta!

While shaking your hips to the beat of this party, be sure to mosey towards the following details:

  • Colorful fiesta ruffle cake
  • Cactus cupcakes placed in a sombrero
  • Adorable "Taco Bout a Party" banner with cactus and flamingo bunting
  • Serape blanket runners
  • Fun fiesta partyware
  • DIY paper cacti

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Farmer's Market Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (33) On the look out for spring party ideas that will make you squeal?! This Farmer's Market Birthday Party by Kenzie Ashcraft of Farm Girl, out of Ada/OK, will fill you with zeal! From the adorable farm-centered sweets, eats and treats, to the fabulous Farmer's Market Stand, filled with felt fun; this party has something for everyone!

Although I find all of the party details displayed in this first birthday bash completely irresistible, some of my favorites, include:

  • Wooden Farmer's Market Stand with corrugated metal roof
  • Beautiful berry-topped cakes
  • Stacked wood crates + trays
  • Jelly favor jars
  • Soda cans in a tub
  • Farm themed sugar cookies
  • Felt fruit & veggie favors
  • Egg carton filled with "egg" macarons
  • Wooden berry baskets lined with strawberry printed fabric
  • Light gypsophila floral arrangements
  • And last, but not least, adorable farm printables!

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"Wild One" Bohemian Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (10) On the look out for a party that's boyishly boho? You'll be bursting at the seems, over the ideas featured in this "Wild One" Bohemian Birthday Party by Christina Maya, out of M&J Kreations, out of Whittier, Ca!

From the gorgeous leaf centerpieces to the cute boho sweets, treats and decor, this first birthday bash is absolutely adorable!

I have so many favorite party ideas + elements from this partyscape, but here are some I'm positively bonkers over:
  • Bold-patterned pennant banners
  • Boho birthday cake
  • Hedge wall backdrop
  • Boho table runners
  • Beautiful leaf centerpieces
  • Boho themed sugar cookies
  • Wooden "wild one" party sign
  • Custom boho gift bags
  • Snacks place in metal buckets

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Dessert table from a Bohemian Coachella Inspired Birthday Party on Kara's Party Ideas | KarasPartyIdeas.com (18) Singing, dancing and dreaming can be so much fun, especially when shared with everyone! Submitted by Paula Limbang, of DreamTheme Events, out of Makati City, Philippines; this Bohemian Coachella Inspired Birthday Party, is packed with adorable details that any dancing, boho, fanatic will adore! Don't miss it!

Although there are many darling details included in this first birthday bash, here are a few I couldn't resist:

  • Beautiful boho birthday cake
  • Wood pallet backdrops
  • Tissue decorations alongside a cute letter wreath
  • Tribal teepees adorned with dreamcatchers and green garland
  • And floral crown favors!

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