Sunday, September 4, 2011

camping inside.

my sweet friend becca had a baby about a month ago and it was time to throw her a shower!
i had been thinking how fun it would be to throw a camping shower so one of my friends and i got together and started planning. it was so much fun to plan this fun shower for our friend! 
all of these pictures were taken inside at night so it was a little difficult to get the lighting correct but i tried my best to salvage some of them. 

i created some really fun invites to set the tone for the theme and color scheme of the big day.
names and details changed for privacy. :)

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i uploaded the invite into my new little etsy shop.
it's closed right now 'cause i'm on vaca. :)

i wish i had better pics of all the little details and decorations! 
my friend alisha made the cutest little banners that we hung around the house.

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i took two Christmas trees that i had in the garage and we hung this banner from them. it went on one of the food tables.

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we used mason jars for the cups and i just tied twine around them with little tags bought at an office store.
the cute orange and white striped paper straws are bought from hey yo yo.

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we cut a log in all different sizes and placed food tags on top that coordinated with the invites.
and alisha made these amazing s'mores cake pops.

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becca's favorite cupcakes are spice so we made spice cupcakes and just added a coordinating cupcake topper! easy!

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my friend christie made these amazing s'mores chocolate chip cookies.

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and my friend lorie made these ridiculously yummy s'mores rice krispie treats.

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for a favor, we just kept it super easy and just added a cute coordinating tag to a bag of trail mix!

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we all love you, becca! and we all love samuel!
i know, i know. horrible picture below. but i had to show the party girl and babe!!

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24 comments:

  1. Adorable! That is totally MY dream future baby shower :)

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  2. twas an adorable sweet special shower and i had the bestest time ever! you gals are the bosses of par-tays.
    and LOLOLOLOL about the Smiths being on both yours and bec's last names. yours shoulda been jones dude!

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  3. amazing ... love all the detail ... absolutely perfect!

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  4. katy!! this theme is adorable.
    i love every detail you've shared-CUTENESS!
    and holla for your new shop! xo

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  5. That is so cute, such unique ideas. Those smore's cookies look delish! Stopping by via life made lovely

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  6. yay! just had a baby shower for my SIL.

    looove all your ideas. i may have to borrow some for the future.

    xoxo

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  7. I love the trail mix bags!! What a cute idea!

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  8. This is all so cute. I LOVE going to showers where the newborn is in attendance. :)

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  9. love the campy theme! i'm going to convince one of my kids they need to do a camp party sometime! great party!

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  10. So creative and fun! I love the theme.

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  11. so it I ever have another baby, you'll throw me a shower right??? This is so cute! Good job.

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  12. that is ADORABLE!!!! :-) love it!

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  13. ADOOOOOOOOOOOORABLE!!! I hope my one of my two girlies are having boys so I can copy your shower!!! :)Can't wait to order from the shop!!! Hopefully we get to see you on your vacation!!!

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  14. Oh my goodness! This is really adorable!!

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  15. Oh my gosh! Oh my gosh! I love every single little detail of this shower!! I just may have to try and recreate some of this magic for my son's birthday. Fabulous!!

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  16. Adorable, every detail is absolutely perfect!

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  17. wow-ee! that was quite the shindig! super cute. love it all! s'more rice krispies?! YES, PLEASE! :)

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  18. So glad you posted pics!!! The shower was AMAZING sweet friend! I felt so loved! Thank you from the bottom of my heart!

    p.s. Can I get copies of these pictures please? ;)

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  19. love it--such a cute idea and fun lil details!

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  20. What a FUN shower! Love the original idea of a campfire theme. So cute!

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  21. cutest party EVER!!! love the invitations, DARLING!.

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