Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Let the Wild Rumpus Begin!

Where the Wild Things Are is one of my all time favourite picture books, so it's not surprising that I am thinking of basing Maddox's 3rd birthday party on this classic theme. Mind you, the birthday is not until October! What can I say, I love thinking about parties, styling ideas and colour palettes months in advance.

|Pin the tail on Max party game| Wild Thing banner-Etsy|
Recently, my thoughts of a Wild Things birthday party led me to create some cupcake toppers based on Max and his wild rumpus adventure. Using natural earth tones of forest green and chocolate, the cupcake toppers come in an assortment of 12 different prints. I picture them being styled in a mud chocolate cupcake with a delicious topping of chocolate shavings. Such a wonderful and unique party theme for boys, easily lends itself not only to the styling fun, but also to the simplicity of the party games such as; pin the tail on Max, storytime, wild rumpus dance and make a gold crown craft.

|Dessert Table-Armelle| Green retro stripe straws-pkt 25- Mon Tresor, available
thepartystudio spottynapkin and partyparlour
|Party favor bags|

I discovered some gorgeous blogs as I put together some Wild Party ideas. There are some fabulous ideas here to adapt and use as inspiration. For more gorgeous party ideas, visit www.littlesooti.blogspot.com

|etsy tshirt and pendant|

6 comments:

tkgrubisa said...

Looks very cool...maddox would love that!

Sharnel said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog!
Angus and Robertson have 40% off all Wild Things toys atm. I bought all four of them yesterday. My son absolutely loves them!

Suzanna ~ Mon Tresor said...

Thanks for letting me know Sharnel! I must get them, I only have Max atm!
~Suzanna

Janette said...

Hi Suzanna, thanks so much for visiting my blog and etsy store today! I love these party ideas. I just did a safari theme party for my little bub's 1st birthday see pics here http://mysweetprintsblog.blogspot.com/2010/04/wills-birthday-party.html
It was so much fun!
I am now following.
Jx

Miss Prudence said...

This would be a perfect party for me!!!! I have some wild things pendants from etsy too!

Hope your party went well

Suzanna ~ Mon Tresor said...

Thanks Prudence! My son's bday is in October, but I love getting ideas/themes together way in advance!
Yes, there are some lovely 'wild things' products on etsy! Which is not a good thing for my credit card!! xx

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