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Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Isabella's 5th Birthday Movie Party!


Well the grand event is over for another year!

I was really happy with how the party turned out. Unfortunately I just didn't have time to give all my ideas a chance to come to fruition, but it's one of those things when you're a full time working mummy...we just can't do everything.
I have to say a massive thank you to my friends and colleagues, Sarah, Tracey and Jessica who were there on the day to really lend a hand. Thanks so much girls!

So let the show begin...
 We started with a red carpet too...but the wind got the better of us.

Isabella trying out some of the dress ups in the photo booth.
The party room is almost ready!

 I am disappointed I only got pics of the start of the dessert table set up...I guess that's what happens when you don't hire professional photographers...

 I was happy with the little touches...like our personal D.I.Y. printables for the chocs and lollipops!


 The bunting and tissue pom poms were D.I.Y. My first attempt at pom poms for some years...my mum used to make them for Chrisymas decos years ago! I think I'll give it a go this year.

 I'm not sure overseas readers would know about the relevance of Jaffas in Aussie cinemas?



 Lovely goodie bags from Paper Eskimo but I did add the popcorn labels and ribbon.

 Birthday girl and friend being Hollywood princesses.

 The birthday girl doing some Tangled colouring in.


 All the guests ready to play 'Who Am I?'


 The kids are ready to watch the movie!

 My popcorn birthday cake did not turn out quite as I hoped but it was yummy! D.I.Y bunting again!


Isabella loved everyone singing
"Happy Birthday"

And so another birthday has come and gone...I wonder what next year will bring?