Showing posts with label 4th July and Memorial Day. Show all posts
Showing posts with label 4th July and Memorial Day. Show all posts

July 3, 2014

Last Minute 4th of July Treat: Easy Red, White and Blue Marshmallow Pops



Marshmallows are perfect for any occasion. It's a well known fact (trust). So when the fabulously creative Meaghan from The Decorated Cookie sent me this patriot red, white and blue Marshmallow recipe for Bird's Party Magazine, I knew she was onto a winner!

They look awesome, don't they?! Plus, are super quick and easy to make, and you could even set up a Marshmallow Bar at your 4th of July Party with all the ingredients, and get guests having fun making their own pops -  A sweet treat that doubles as party activity too?! Score!! ;)


June 27, 2014

4th of July Grilling and Cookout Essentials



4th of July rhymes with grilling and cooking out, right? So here are a few basic essentials that not only make your BBQ life easier, but also super fun and totally more special! Click icons to see the links.


June 25, 2014

Easy Brigadeiro Chocolate Fudge Spoons Recipe



These easy treats are perfect on any dessert table, but they also make fun party favors too! 

The idea comes from Brazil, and the popular chocolate fudge called Brigadeiro. Traditionally, Brigadeiro are rolled little balls of chocolate fudge (much like a chocolate truffle), but using spoons in this way, not only makes it even cuter to serve, but also super easy and quick to make too. 

They are the perfect little sweet treat to have while watching the world cup matches too, and the kids will love helping to decorate the spoons with sprinkles! 


June 23, 2014

4th of July Party Ideas Round-up: Recipes, Free Printables and More!



Red, white and blue just happens to be one of my fave color combos, so this 4th of July inspired party post was a lot of fun to put together. Especially because I get to share the work of some of my fave talented friends and crafty bloggers!

Hope you feel inspired too!! Check out all the links below...


4th of July FREE Printables



Since we're still in world cup mode 'round here, and because 4th of July is around the corner; I thought it would be really cool to take a Brazilian recipe and give it a USA twist.

So I came up with red, white and blue themed Brigadeiro Spoons (recipe coming soon) - the perfect sweet treat to watch those football / soccer matches, or to display on your July 4th dessert tables.
 
These yummy spoons make really cute party favors too, just wrap them in a clear bag and add a  FREE printable 4th of July tag - Being sent out all this month to our Email subscribers (click here to subscribe and you'll get it in tomorrow's email).


June 20, 2014

4th of July SALE: 50% OFF Red, White and Blue Printables!!

4th of July Party Ideas and Printables


TGIF, right? And I'm about to make it even more fab, 'cause we're having a 4th of July inspired SALE!

So you guessed it, all our red, white and blue printables are on SALE at 50% OFF !! 
Keep reading to get the full scoop...


May 22, 2014

Last Minute Red, White and Blue Party Inspiration for Memorial day Weekend

Looking for red, white and blue party ideas for memorial day weekend? We've got some awesome last minute inspiration for you. Because with a  few simple, effortless ideas but affordable party decor, you can still pack the wow factor and celebrate in style!

July 4, 2013

Very Last Minute 4th of July Ideas: Food, Table Styling and Decor



If you're still looking for those very last minute ideas, then I've put together a little inspiration that might help - All the ideas are super easy and quick to make so you still have time to get busy-ish (scout's honor) and sure to wow your family and friends. No one needs to know it was easy, right?! ;)


July 3, 2013

4th of July Beach Picnic with FREE Printables!!



I LOVE to see how our printables are used is real events. I also happen to love Maddycakes Muse and have been a follower for yonks! 

So I'm doubly delighted to share the gorgeous 4th of July Beach Picnic Michelle styled using our FREE printables!! Check out all the eye candy below and the party details as told by Michelle.


July 2, 2013

Stars & Stripes With Prime Living Magazine!



I know most of you will have your parties prepped and ready for the 4th of July, but I also know there's always a little procrastinator (like me) searching for last minute ideas, so this one is for you! ;)

Head over to Prime Living Magazine to check out the STUNNING 4th of July Party from our Mindy - Creative Juice, which has some super incredibly fab, but also really easy recipe ideas!!


June 24, 2013

FREE 4th of July Printable Party Kit!!



Yes, I'm in a most generous mood and full of love today! :)

This 4th of July printable party kit contains printable invitations, printable envelopes, printable cupcake topper and party tags, printable buffet cards and printable 'thank you' labels for your 4th of July party favors - In all, it's a complete kit for you to download and enjoy! ♥


June 1, 2013

4th of July FREE and Funky Printables!



To quote a dear friend, "Patriotism comes in many forms and colors..."

And in this spirit, I joined The Purple Pug to create these colorful and funky FREE 4th of July printables, mixed in with the more traditional Red, White and Blue! 

She made the fireworks banner (complete with glitter bling!), and I re-worked the colors of the 4th of July Printable Bottles Wrappers to match her awesome palette!

It's fresh, unexpected, "dazzling party drama" and totally FREE for your to download and enjoy - on July 4th or any day of the year for that matter! ;)


May 23, 2013

Homemade Snow Cone Recipe + FREE Printables - As seen on Yum Food and Fun for Kids Magazine!



Earlier in the year I created two summer recipes for Yum Food and Fun for Kids Magazine, one of them was this super fun and 'cool' Snow Cone Recipe!

Who doesn't love a bit of flavored ice in a hot summer's day?! It's healthier than ice cream, and you can vary the flavors an colors to suit your party theme - which is just perfect for memorial day coming up!! ;)

Recipe below + link to download your FREE party printables to adorn and embellish your snow cone or drinks station!


April 5, 2013

30 Days of FREE Party Printables: Day 30 - FREE BBQ Party Printables by The Celebration Shoppe




Hi everyone! It’s Kim of The Celebration Shoppe. In celebration of my sweet friend Bird hitting 30K facebook fans, I’d love to share a set of patriotic party printables perfect for a Memorial Day gathering. I created these for a BBQ party feature in Mom magazine!


July 5, 2012

PRESS: Access Hollywood with Amy Atlas!!




Hi guys hope you had a fabulous 4th!! :) 

I took the day off yesterday afternoon but now back to work full throttle, and just wanted to stop by and share a really cool video with you! Ok, so I am trying to sound nonchalant, but the truth is, I jumped (up and down) with joy when Amy Atlas asked me to use some of my 4th of July Party Printables for a segment she was doing on Acess Hollywood last Friday!! 

Just being asked by Amy and have her style my printable is dreamy enough for me, but to have them shown on a really cool TV segment on NBC is just the sweetest cherry on top of huge cupcake!! ;) 

The segment looked really fun, and you can spot my printable snack boxes on the table in front of Amy's Sweet Designs book!! LOVE the way she used them, and hope it will be a first of many! hehe

More photos and details on Amy's dessert table can be found here.

HUGE thanks to Amy, Lisa and their team for making the printables look so great!

 

July 3, 2012

Just out of Pinterest: Last Minute 4th July Party Ideas




Pinterest has become my first port of call when styling any party now, and Bird's Party Pinterest Boards are bursting with party ideas and inspiring crafts, tutorials, recipes and general party pretties I find in my searches!

If you need any last minute red, white and blue party ideas then you should seriously check our 4th of July Pinterest Board here - Full of patriotic eye candy, including a stunning sketch of a 4th of July desserts table by Amy Atlas, as seen on Access Hollywood Live this week!

Hope you get inspired for your own celebrations tomorrow, and have a wonderful 4th of July! :)

 

June 20, 2012

Vintage Americana 4th July Party BBQ + NEW Printable Designs!





When we were putting together the spring/summer issue of Bird's Party Magazine, my dear friend Mindy from Creative Juice and I started to brainstorm ideas for a 4th of July shoot. Mindy's hubby is in the military, so we wanted to give it a Vintage Amaricana look to the designs with a  touch of patriotic red, white and blue 4th of July!

Mindy as always, delivered a jaw-dropping 4th of July party with stunning details beyond my wildest expectations!! She's such a rock star and one of the sweetest, kindest and most talented friends who always blows me away with her creative juices! :) Check out all the details of this gorgeous party as seen on HWTM and The Party Press:


November 21, 2011

Sweet Table Contest 2011: Party Entries # 1 - 4




Bird's Party has been asked to guest judge and manage the French entries for the Sweet Table Contest 2011, and I'm delighted to share the first 4 with you today!

En tant que juge pour les entrées françaises du concours Sweet Table 2011, je suis ravie de partager avec vous aujourd'hui, les 4 premiers participants!

July 11, 2011

Link Party Show Off



Happy Monday folks! ready for some serious eye candy?!! Check out all the fabulous parties styled by YOU!!

You are all sooo amazing!! Thanks so much for taking the time to link up your beautiful parties, party recipes and celebration posts on our monthly Link Party!! :)



July 4, 2011

Happy 4th July + a Link Party!!





Happy 4th July Folks!!

Hope you're all having fun, grilling lots and enjoying the weekend celebrations!! But if you need any very last minute ideas for your 4th July party, then head over to Hostess with The Mostess who has an amazing line-up of fabulous parties by some seriously talented peeps (including 3 red, white and blue parties from Bird's Party!) - Thank you Jenn!!!

Oh, and if you've got a minute to spare today and find yourself surfing online, then why not link up your party and celebrations post here?! ;)
See below for details...


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