Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Noa Grace's Winter ONEderland ♥

On Saturday, we celebrated my niece's first birthday. Yeah, I know. One year flew by! It was such a fun event and my sister did an amazing job coming up with the concept. The theme was Winter ONEderland which came together perfectly. Lots of silver, white, snowflakes and the surprising addition of lavender because it has been a constant color in my niece's life.

I could not stop taking pictures of all the details. What can I say, I am all about details. The silver trees, the hot chocolate station, the candy station, the Oreo truffles which we called "snowballs", mini grilled cheese sandwiches with homemade tomato soup, the hot chocolate mason jar favors, the snowflakes on the cake and cupcakes. Every detail was thought of. And you'll see that in the multiple pictures in this post.

And my niece's outfit. I just could not get enough of it. I told my sister that she'll be planning all my future kiddos birthday parties and I'll take pictures at all her children's birthday parties. I think that is definitely a fair trade. If only my pictures could truly capture how beautiful everything was but the lighting inside the room was not my favorite.

It was a great day of celebration and I thank God that he ensured that my sister, BIL and niece's first year went without a hitch.

{She really, really wanted that balloon}

Happy Birthday Noa Grace! You are deeply loved.


Highly Favored said...

It's amazing that your niece is one already. I remember when you told us that your sister was expecting. My how time flies! Beautiful decor/party and pictures. Many more Birthdays for Noa Grace.

Kathy C said...

OMG!!! Gorgeous!! Seriously loved every single detail (are you surprised?!) But most of all her outfit was adorable!! Happy 1st Birthday Noa!! Here's to many more special celebrations!

Maria Camila said...

Wow I loveee this, the decorations are fantastic and her dress it way too cute!!!!


Keshia Langevillier said...

you form a very very pretty look: D!
Waw! The photos are all more beautiful than the other!

The Mrs./The Mom said...

The party details were so cute! I can't believe she's one already- time flew by!

Cece said...

She did a great job! Such a pretty, girly and festive looking party. And her dress is perfect!!! I always crack up when I see stuff like this because my sister's non-parties for my nephew were like BBQ's with no decor and I'm pretty sure I'd probably do the same if I had a kid. I am so not crafty! I guess I could be but I just don't have the patience to do all the work.

Law_Fal said...

Omg what a wonderful party theme! Everything looks amazing! Your niece has grown up so fast! I feel like the long lost cousin because I remember her baby pics now shes so big!

uchenna Ezeonyeka said...

the birthday girl looks so beautiful. her dress is too cute.
you guys had fun.

cashanamusings said...

Adorable. Love the details.

Jasmine Hellogmsunshine said...

Absolutely Gorgeous! and now with a winter baby of my own, its not too early to look for party ideas. I can't believe she's already one - she is too cute.

EmilyJane said...

How is she 1 ?! I felt like your sister just had her. Happy birthday sweet angel. I absolutely love the winter Onederland theme with all the white and silver. Is she available to fly out and decorate Dom's birthday next November ;) ?

TOI said...

my heart. aww, this is the cutest thing. I'm so happy to see all the smiley faces. her birthday is such a great turn around.

happy birthday little grace

Tomi Cole said...

Gorgeous Dress that she is wearing and she looks so adorable. Food galore!

Angela K said...

Still can't get over how alike you and your sisters look. Beautiful party!

Pegster said...

Happy Birthday Noa Grace, what a beautiful celebration she had. Your sister did good for her 1st birthday and this little girl is so loved.

Jess said...

Oh my goodness. I die. This is so stinkin' cute!

Eesh said...

She is just so precious!

Everything looks lovely. I'm happy that all went well.


Desiree Macke said...

It's all so PERFECT! Your sister did an absolutely fabulous job!!
And what a doll Noa Grace is!!

Lindsey Pinegar said...

This is all just amazing!! Such a cute party, and you can definitely tell how loved she is!

Lindsey Pinegar said...

This is all just amazing!! Such a cute party, and you can definitely tell how loved she is!

Mrs JK said...

Absolutly stunning. I want a winter wonderland birthday too now ;).

t said...

The party looks so good!

Christelle said...

I LOVE everything about this party, you're sister did an awesome job! Tell her she's hired to put together a winter wonderland party for me next year, hahaha! :)

You have a beautiful family, Faith! Your niece is so adorable and I just love her name! Happy 1st birthday, Noa Grace!

K. Rock said...

That spread looks delicious! I love party food.

Life with J and J said...

Awww...already? Happy Birthday Noa Grace! She is an absolute CUTIE!!!
Love all the pictures! Wow...your sister went all out! Love it! Saw the spread of food. That's how we do! :-).

Ashley R said...

What a perfect party!!! I am planning to do a wall with gray and white stripes like that in my guest room. Love it all!

two birds said...

wow, now that's a party!!!! and yes, your niece is absolutely beautiful!!

THE mom said...

Oh I remember when she was a wee little thing!!! Many blessings to her and your sister and BIL!

I LOVE those hot chocolate mason jars! I want to make one just for myself LOL

Mrs. Pancakes said...

Oh how pretty and the theme is perfect!! Happy birthday to your niece!!

Kristen said...

Oh my gosh, I love it. LOVE.IT.ALL.

Her dress is beyond adorable too, as is she!!!

Jenna said...

This is the most beautiful and glitziest children's party I've ever seen! Your sister thought of every single detail! I absolutely love the theme, too...crazy clever!

Your family photos always rock because you all look so happy!

Happy first birthday, Noa! What a sweetheart!