Ahoy! It's a Pirate Birthday Party! Let your guests know which house is yours!
I strung balloons along ribbon and attached to garage lights.
|Welcome to the party! Instructions for the Party Paper Wreath in the Kid's Birthdays Page!|
|Pingg Invite used to welcome guests. I also used this design by HelloLucky for the invites.|
|Boatload of Favors! Do you see the pirate patches hanging from the boat wheel?|
|Close-up of sign on Boatload of Favors.|
|The whole picture!|
|Free AHOY Banner by B. Nute Productions on my Free Party Printables page!|
|Check out this Buffet Table!|
|Another free printable pirate banner by cottage industrialist on my Free Party Printables page.|
|Yes, I made all of the food except for the nuggets by Chick-fil-A, Pita & Hummus Dip, and the cake by my sister, Denise. Note to Self: Get some help with the food next year! :)|
|My son, the Birthday Boy, is now two years old! He's growing up so fast!|
|Beverage Station. Notice the treasure map in the bottle! On my Free Party Printables Page, you'll find the Pirate Hat by HP and the Martha Stewart clip art of the fish, crab, and message in the bottle you see on the table!|
|Yummy Yummy in my Tummy!|
|Check my Free Party Printables page to make this HP banner. |
These were paper patterns included in the HP collection that I measured and cut up into flags.
|This carrot cake tasted sooo good and was made by my sister, Denise, who is a Pastry Chef. Lucky me!|
|Pirate Patches by HP on my Free Party Printables Page! I love these patterns!|
|Yummy carrot cake with cream cheese frosting!|
|A picture of my husband, son, & me! Check out my son's outfit!|
|S'mores Pops. Are you drooling yet?|
|Rice Crispy Treats dipped in Chocolate on a Stick.|
|Chocolate Fruit Kabobs.|
|Free Pirate Sail by cottage industrialist on my Free Party Printables page!|
I used them as Food Labels.
Pirate Treasure Hunt Game in a sea of balloons!
The first kids to find the coins in the kiddie pool win a very special treasure!
Arrgh! Get your loot kids!
|Birthday Banner is another free printable by TomKat Studio on my Free Party Printables page!|
|Use maps as decoration!|
The End! Hope I've inspired you to create your own swashbuckling Pirate Birthday Party!
Party Date: September 2011
Party Designer, Planner & Chef: Monica Dunham
Photography: Monica Dunham, Angela Donato, & Amy Dunham
Cake: Denise Rowland