Gem & Crystal Themed Baby Shower

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At the beginning of the year, I planned one of my favorite parties yet. Not only did I feel that this party theme turned out perfectly but it was also hosted for my sister, Jolene. When so much work and effort is put into styling these events it is so nice to be able to treat someone so deserving of such a party. We have kept the details hush hush as it was submitted and now featured in I Like her style Vancouver Spring Magazine. We hope you enjoy this Little Gem Baby Shower just as much as we do!

A few months before I started planning Jolene’s baby shower the girls of I Like Her Style Vancouver approached me to see if I would be interested in styling something for their spring issue. It was such a pleasure to be considered and I already knew that I was going to be planning my sister’s shower. I shared my idea of a gem themed shower and they loved it! I was so thrilled as Jolene’s house is filled with gems, crystals, furs and so much greenery. This party is most definately a reflection of her style and a way to celebrate both her and their newest gem.

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In the magazine feature you can find 5 party hacks that you might not even believe are true. I also share some of my party planning advice for the next time you might be hosting a little bash. Make sure to check out the full feature in I like her Style Vancouver Spring issue.

Gemstone and Crystal Themed Baby Shower | Party hacks and features on the blog

Little Gem & Crystal Themed Baby Shower Party Highlights:

  • Take a look at that geode cake, enough said
  • Little gem cookies that perfectly match the geode cake
  • Coloured crystal themed mini cupcakes
  • Handcrafted marsh mallows topped with geodo crystal clusters
  • Diamond and gemstone shaped wall decals used on the cups, plates and guest book
  • “Little Gem” baby shirt for the little man of the day
  • An array of furs, gems and crystals lined the tables and dishes on display
  • Dollar store table cloth made into backdrop banner (Party hack #1 of 5, view all five party hacks in our magazine feature)

Photography: Julie Christine Photography
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Geode Themed Baby Shower Contributors:

Photography: Julie Christine Photography
@juliechristinephotography

Creative Director: Creative Wife and Joyful Worker
@creativewifeandjoyfulworker

Featured in: I like her Style Vancouver Spring ’17 issue
@ilikeherstylevancouver

Cake and cookies: The Statement Cake
@thestatementcake

Mini Cupcakes: Huston’s Cupcakery
@hustonscupcakery

Handcrafted Marshmallows: Marsh & Mallow
@marshandmallow

Little Gem Pullover: Little and Lively
@littleandlively

Violet Plates and Cups: Heather and Gem Events
@heatherandgem

Diamond and Gem Decals: Little and Lively
@littleandlively

Purple Watercolour Heart Print: Kardz Kouture
@kardzkouture

Floral Bouquet: Confetti Floral Design
@confettifloral

Venue: Highstreet Community Room
@highstreetfv


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