By combining the dessert table and seating area in one spot, you not only make it easier on yourself, but the kids will also love having all the fondue treats and desserts right at arm's length, where they can share in the dipping fun together.
Actress Garcelle Beauvais is ecstatic to be a part of HGTV's Celebrity Holiday Homes. The holiday makeover is a kid-friendly delight, and includes a dessert table with candy, cupcakes, flowers, and garlands.
The same rule of three (main colors, that is) that applies to selecting an indoor color scheme also works when planning an outdoor party. Choose three main colors to create a theme then carry those colors throughout with accessories like napkins, plates, place cards, paper pom-poms, pennants or balloons.
Successful brunches often start with protein and hardy foods, and usually end with a sweet bite. Once guests have had enough time to enjoy their finger foods, create a separate serving station that's all about dessert. A perfect mix typically includes one large cake or pie, a platter of unique cupcakes, small bites such as chocolate, and a gourmet coffee station.
Designer Laurie March has transformed TV personality Kendra Wilkinson and husband Hank Baskett's foyer into a glittering, disco-inspired holiday wonderland, featuring a festive and mouth-watering display of Christmas cake pops and tiered cakes on the party table, as seen on HGTV's Celebrity Holiday Homes.
Wreaths are excellent sources for adding color and texture to holiday tablescapes. Consider placing vessels inside coordinated wreaths for added layers of visual interest throughout the table. Here, a dessert is elevated to new heights with a twig and berry wreath placed around its vessel.
For this Wizard of Oz birthday party, Kate Landers spruced up the desserts with party printables by Kim of The TomKat Studio. "This is a cost-effective way to personalize your party and implement the theme in every detail," says Kate. Embellish the printables with glitter, ribbon and scalloped edges to make them your own. Photo by Open Shade Studios