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Birthday Dessert Table with Backdrop

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Last week I shared with you an easy, and disposable, cupcake stand.  Today I want to pan out and show you the dessert table I put together for Little Lady’s 3rd birthday party.

dessert table pin

We didn’t have a lot of sweets, a carrot cake and cupcakes were the main fare, along with a tiered tray of brownie bites, chocolate, and graham bunnies.  Just enough sugar to keep the kids going.

I found the perfect spot for a dessert table, just off my kitchen in the living room.  We have an open first floor so it all flowed nicely together.  I covered the table in a lace tablecloth and the wall in purple pink and white streamers.  I added a cluster of tissue paper pom poms to the mix to finish it off.  These are really easy to make, follow the link for a tutorial.

The backdrop was pretty easy.  I even involved Little Lady who loved measuring and cutting the crêpe paper.

helping with streamers

I cut strips of crêpe paper and used painters tape to secure them all together at one end. I doubled the tape on front and back of the crêpe paper.   Then I used thumb tacks to attach the strip of tape to the ceiling.

hanging streamers

From there I twisted the crêpe paper and secured each piece with tape at the bottom behind the table.

dessert table & backdrop
dessert table & backdrop
tissue paper pom poms

Voila, easy dessert table and backdrop.

How do you display your sweets for a party?

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Wednesday 12th of July 2017

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DearCreatives (@DearCreatives)

Wednesday 29th of January 2014

I love how easy this is! It would be great for just doing a fun photo shoot too! Thanks for sharing at the party! Theresa @DearCreatives I'll be pinning this to my photography photo props board! Hope your having a great week.


Wednesday 29th of January 2014

Theresa, that's a great idea. So many color and pattern options. Thanks for pinning!

Abby @ Just a Girl and Her Blog

Tuesday 28th of January 2014

Sarah! This turned out beautifully! And I think I could even handle the streamer part, lol. Thanks so much for sharing at Hit Me with Your Best Shot! Hope to see you back tonight!

~Abby =)


Tuesday 28th of January 2014

Thanks Abby, you could totally handle it :) I'll be back tonight.

Carrie This Home

Friday 24th of January 2014

I love how this turned out and it looks so easy! Pinning!

Accidentally Wonderful

Wednesday 22nd of January 2014

Super cute! I'd love it if you'd share this at my link party, going on now!


Thursday 23rd of January 2014

Thanks, I'll stop over and check it out.

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