{Sweet Customers} Ivy's Sweet Shoppe Party

When Emily's daughter, Ivy Belle was turning one, she knew she wanted it to be special. She fell in love with our  Lollipop Collection and turned the party into an outdoor candy inspired wonderland.

Emily decorated the trees with more than four dozen party coordinating honeycomb tissue balls and made table displays that looked like shopping totes. Even the music was candy inspired -  kids and their parents rocked out to "Lollipop", "Sugar, Sugar" and "I Want Candy".

The party was a hit with a face painter, a homemade ball pit,  an army of giant rainbow colored gingerbread men, a "Gumdrop Pass", complete with sacks of gumdrops for the kids to discover, and of course a big candy display!

The kids took home jelly bean machine favors {what a cute idea!} and bags of their favorite treats from the candy bar.

Thanks for sharing your party Emily!  You did a fantastic job!


Party Printables by  TheTomKat Studio

Baby Portraits by Julie Andress Photography

Party Hat by Shoplissy

Pettiskirt by Jerry’s Pettiskirts

Face Painting done by Karen Doyle

Cupcake Liners and Straws from  The Cupcake Social

Our Lollipop Printable Collection is available in the SHOP!

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  1. Ruth Briggs 06/07/2011

    Oh, Ivy's Sweet Shoppe Party is so full of cute details, what a great job!
    This party really has the WOW factor! And Baby Ivy is adorable.
    I LOVE IT!

  2. Marie Stroud 06/07/2011

    I am Ivy Belle's Gread Grandmother I am so proud of our darling & her big sister. It was a wonderful party,

    Marie Stroud

  3. Amanda Hroblak 06/07/2011

    Emily, your party was perfect! What a cute idea for the little ones and supreme eye candy for the adults. The kids were definitely treated to a day full of fun!
    Best of all, everyone enjoyed themselves!

  4. Emily Clinton 06/07/2011

    It's such an honor to be posted! Thanks TomKat Studio! And a SUPER BIG thanks to all of our family and friends who made our party truly sweet! XOXO!

  5. Kim 06/07/2011

    What an adorable party, I'm loving all those paper lanterns and little Ivy looks so cute! Great job Emily!!

  6. Angela 06/07/2011

    So let me get this straight-- We can order the printables and afterwards customize it ourselves? Or do we have to tell you what to say on them? Thanks.

    • Molly 06/08/2011

      Angela - You can place your order with us and give us the information at the time you order. The files come to you in a pdf format so they are not editable and ready to print!

  7. Jessica Bunker 06/08/2011

    Wow...what a sweet treat! This party looks amazing. Every detail was well thought out. The lollipop invitations were spectacular. Emily, you are hired :)!

  8. Sarah 06/08/2011

    What an adorable party! Not one detail was left out! The kids must have had a blast with all those goodies- I can tell little Ivy had a "sweeeeeet" time! She's so cute :)

  9. Lissy 06/08/2011

    Looks like it was a fun party!! Love every darling detail:) I love seeing a precious baby in one of my party hats!

  10. Debbie 06/08/2011

    What a wonderland at Ivy

    What a wonderland at Ivy's birthday party. The tables had goodies and the yard was covered in just decor for adults and children to enjoy. It really filled you eyes with much joy! Emily can do my 60th birthday party.


  11. Amy Row 06/09/2011

    What a precious idea! This is such a fun theme for a kids party, very cute and creative. Great job!

  12. Angela 06/13/2011

    Fabulous party! I would love to know more about the homemade ball pit. Emily, can you share details/photos of this?

    • Emily Clinton 06/13/2011

      I used a two ring blow up pool and filled it colorful pit balls & beach balls. The Dads put a slide going down in to it at the end! The kids loved it! ;)

  13. Jeanne Kirby 06/22/2011

    Oh my goodness Emily! You designed a party through a child's eyes and soul. What a special day for Miss Ivy and her friends. Great job!

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