{Alice in Wonderland Photo Shoot} Welcome to Our Wonderland!

Last weekend, I had the pleasure of collaborating on a creative photo shoot with Laura Winslow Photography. I was asked to style an Alice in Wonderland tablescape and surroundings. Giddy with excitement, I rolled out of bed at 4:15am to load up the car and head to the shoot. It was held at the estate of a well known family in our area. It couldn't have been more gorgeous! What an experience! The entire shoot went off without a glitch, thanks to Laura's organization and fabulous attitude. The girls (and one boy!) showed off gorgeous clothing and accessories. The flowers and baked goods topped off the table perfectly!

I never imagined it would turn out quite this beautiful.....

Thank you to all of the fabulous vendors involved in the styling portion of the shoot!

Photographer :: Laura Winslow (Gilbert)
Tablescape Styling/Accessories & Party Goods :: The TomKat Studio (Chandler)
Cupcakes & Cookies :: Decadent Delights (Gilbert)
Poms, Lanterns, Napkins, Cups & Paper Plates :: Polka Dot Market
Flowers :: Zuzu's Petals (Mesa)
Hair Accessories :: Dolce Vita Mia (Gilbert)
Tutus :: Tiny Belles Boutique

To view MORE PHOTOS and a complete list of clothing & additional sources,
please visit Laura's full post

The Alice in Wonderland Party Collection is now available in The TomKat Studio SHOP!

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  1. Susan Crabtree 07/23/2010

    GORGEOUS design & photography!

  2. citygirl - Stacey 07/23/2010

    That must have been a fun experience! Everything looked great - so colorful!

  3. Kristy 07/23/2010

    I bet that was SO much fun! The images are beautiful and the colors are so gorgeous!

  4. Emily 07/23/2010


    It was SUCH an honor to be a part of such an amazing shoot! I just wish we lived closer so I could have been there first hand!! Im so proud of you! And all the adventures that lie ahead :-)



  5. The Cake Pop Company 07/23/2010

    So beautiful Kim! I love all of the bight colors and the photos are amazing.

  6. Julie @ My Life...Inspired 07/23/2010

    How Beautiful!

  7. Shelley@DivinePartyConcepts 07/23/2010

    So very beautiful!!!

  8. Bird 07/23/2010

    What a great collaboration!! Wonderful job!

    I love the table centrepiece with that large sunflower!!

    Well done!!

  9. Save the Date for Cupcakes 07/23/2010

    I loved it Kim! I was wondering where the shoot took place too! You always give up the good deets;o) Thanks for sharing!

  10. Andrea Ofiara 07/23/2010

    Just beautiful!!

  11. swankychicfete 07/23/2010

    omg everything is gorgeous! wishing for a baby girl of my own now...

  12. Jacqueline Long 07/23/2010

    AMAZING! One of my favourite items on the table is the cupcake stand that looks like it has jewels like a chandelier! Where did you get something like this?

  13. mommy extraordinare 07/25/2010

    So honored to have been a part of the shoot! You are so inspiring and I love your work. Cheers to more fun projects together!

    xo Abby
    Suburban Stash Design


  14. Amy @ BlowoutParty 08/02/2010

    What a gorgeous and colorful party! Whimsical and exciting!

  15. Christa 09/10/2010

    Beautiful! I love the paper cups! Where can I get my hands on some?

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  19. Jade 02/24/2011

    This is great! I wish I would have seen this site before hosting my daughter's 6th birthday, which was an "Alice in Wonderland" theme! I love the bright colors. Thought I'd post some other ideas in case any of you are hosting an "Alice" party. We had a long Mad Tea Table set up in the back yard. Alice in Wonderland's soundtrack played "I'm late, I'm late" as guests scurried up the sidewalk to our front door where they went through the "rabbit hole" where Alice and guests awaited them on the other side. When the guests got to the table, they were frantically instructed to "paint the roses red". We had cheap faux white roses in vases with paintbrushes and washable red paint (emphasis on washable!) and let the children do a little painting as the Red Queen (my mom) stood by igasping in horror. After that, the guests were treated to tea party fare as the Mad Hatter entertained them. We were lucky enough to have the Mad Hatter (unfortunately it was not Johnny Depp) come and entertain the chidren for one hour. After tea time and entertainment it was already time to cut the cake and eat cupcakes all adorned with "Eat Me". The guests left with a brightly colored top hat, a tea bag, and a teapot necklace for the girls. This was a party for both boys and girls alike! Another idea I had planned if we would've had the time, was to buy those cheap pink yard flamingos (turn them upside down and tie the metal stakes together with floral tape and ribbon) and some balls and play "croquet". That would be another fun activity for an "Alice" party!

  20. lina 03/27/2011

    `its more a flower party than it is as a alice in wonder land party (N)

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  23. Toni 07/27/2011

    This is so cute, it looks unreal. The ography is wonderful!

  24. kam 06/22/2012

    where did you get all of the bright colored vases/compotes? i'm doing a baby shower and would love to use something like these. Beautiful tablescape!

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