Hello Kitty Birthday Party

I have so much fun planning birthday parties so I will pretty much do it for anyone.

This party was for my SIL’s boyfriends daughter and though I am still getting to know them, I of course offered to help out with the party.

“Help” might as well be read as “take over”.

But I mean well.

We went really girly with Hello Kitty wit a Spa theme twist. The colors were red, pink and teal and I loved how they look together!

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I had a lot of fun and I think you can see that in the main buffet table!

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The plan was to do my chocolate fountain, but it wasn’t working properly so we did plan b and put it in the crock pot for a fondue vibe. Not perfect but it worked. There were all the usual chocolate dipping suspects; marshmallows, pretzels, graham crackers, cookies and strawberries.

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I also made fruit salad in ice cream cones and sugar free jello with whipped cram on top. On the sides is popcorn in paper cones.

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I love the backdrop that we made with crepe paper. I just taped some painters tape to the top and then two at a time added them, twisted them down and added some more tape on the bottom. To cover it up on the top I added some Hello Kitty Duct tape to the top. I would NEVER put duct tape right on the wall, so I just put it on the tape directly to cover it up.  The banner was made with simple cardstock and letters, with felt bows.

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There were also some festive mason jars to hold the plastic ware.

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The drink table was just as fun with a fruit punch and pink lemonade. The adults had the glasses and I got plastic champagne glasses for the kids. Everyone got a paper straw and there were bottles of water wrapped with pink duct tape.

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The cupcakes were also on this table and I loved the lollipop cupcake picks I made! I found cute little lollipops and instead of making my normal pick, I just cut out some circles and numbers and attached them to the pops and stuck those in the cupcakes! So cute!

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There of course also had to be a backdrop for photos, they are so fun and everyone loves them!

I just used some burlap I had on hand, and all the decor balls I could find in my house in pink, white and teal. I made a quick doily banner to drape with it and it was done!

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As the guests left, they got these cute party favors which were little nail kits for the spa theme. Not pictured was the little pedicure area and bath salts craft.

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