Posts in the ‘Boy Birthdays 2’ Category

7 Must-Haves for Your Construction Birthday Party

Construction Birthday Party Ideas |

Construction birthday parties are all the rage on our site, perfect for young boys who like to build! Check out these fantastic construction birthday party ideas you'll want at your upcoming party.

1. Dump truck cake

First you need a great cake. How about a fondant decorated cake like this, with malted milk balls as dirt, and a toy dump truck scooping them up on top!

Construction Birthday Party Cake |

2. Dirt cups

To add to the theme of getting dirty, Oreo "dirt, "pudding cups, with gummy worm candy make for a fun treat for kids.

Construction Party Dessert Ideas |

3. Workbench dessert table

Here's a way to wow your guests. Set up your dessert table like a real workbench.

Construction Birthday Party Dessert Table Ideas |

4. Construction party activity

Painting a cardboard house is a perfect activity for the party guests to enjoy. Everyone can get in on the action.

Construction Birthday Party Activity Ideas |

5. Work zone kids' table

To make your party feel more authentic, set up your kids' table with work vests and orange cones.

Construction Party Kids' Table Ideas |

6. Marshmallow wet paint brushes

Square marshmallows dipped into yellow candy melts look a lot like wet paint brushes!

Construction Party Dessert Ideas |

7.  Party supplies

And finally, here's a selection of awesome party supplies for your construction party! Construction Birthday Party Supplies |

  1. Construction zone paper dessert plates
  2. Construction zone beverage napkins
  3. Construction zone cupcake toppers
  4. Construction zone tablecover
  5. Construction zone dangling swirls
  6. Black and white baker's twine
  7. Yellow mini popcorn boxes
  8. Black horizontal paper straw
  9. Black gumball tube
  10. Lemon rock candy sugar stick
  11. Yellow construction hat
  12. Construction sign cutouts

For more party ideas and inspiration, check out all these construction birthday parties on our site.

Minecraft Party Ideas - 12 Amazing Minecraft Birthday Cakes

12 Amazing Minecraft Cakes |

Minecraft birthday parties are so popular on our site right now and it's so much fun to see the fantastic Minecraft cakes! We love all the Steves, Creepers, dirt blocks, and TNT!

Below you'll find some amazing cakes to help inspire you (click on the image to see what party it comes from)! Plus, there's a free printable Minecraft party set at the end of the post.

Dirt block Minecraft cake |

Creeper cake with cupcakes |

Minecraft Cake |

Minecraft Sword Cake |

Minecraft Round Cake | Steve Minecraft Cake |

Real Minecraft Cake |

TNT Minecraft Cake |

Creeper Cake |

TNT Cake on Stand |

Rectangle Creeper |

Simple TNT cake |

And here are our free printables for your Minecraft party!

Free Minecraft Printables |

For more party ideas, check out these must-have party ideas for your Minecraft party and these amazing Minecraft birthday parties from our site!

Away We Go Transportation Party Printables + Coloring Pages from Chieu Urban


How wonderful are these "Away we Go" transportation party printables designed by Chieu Anh Urban, based on her baby-preschool book, Away We Go! A Shape and Seek Book. These printables would be perfect at styling your boy 1st birthday or boy baby shower.

The collection includes: cupcake flags, banner (with pennants for birthday or baby shower), thank you cards, tented display cards, welcome signs, shape signs, and 17 coloring pages (to keep your little guests busy)!


Here are the individual files...









These party printables coordinate perfectly with the Away We Go! A Shape and Seek Book by Chiêu Anh Urban, published with Scholastic, Cartwheel.  It's a fun board book about shapes and things-that-go for baby-preschool age (and a perfect favor gift for your party).
To see more Away We Go! treats and craft activities please visit Chiêu's blog.

{TRENDS} Sock Monkey Parties

One of my favorite themes for boy 1st birthdays and baby showers is Sock Monkey parties. They have a built in retro feel and you can decorate them so easily with sock monkey toys (and other vintage toys), sock monkey cake pops, cookies, and printables!

To see more of these adorable parties, click on the link or the photo...

LOUISE S' Sock Monkey Birthday Party sock_monkey#1

AUTUMN G's Sock Monkey Reed Turns One!!


JENIFER H's Up & Away Sock Monkey 1st Birthda


ILA G's Miles 1st Birthday


JILLIAN B's Sock Monkey 1st Birthday


MARIAH L's Sock Monkey Baby Shower


ANA P's Sock Monkey Shower


AMIE K's Hudson's First Birthday


For further inspiration, check out all the Sock Monkey parties on our site!

{TRENDS} Awesome Minecraft Parties

Here's a new trend we're seeing on our site... Minecraft parties! For those of you who don't know, Minecraft is a video game that allow players to build worlds using textured cubes. These parties are so good at representing the game!

To see each party, click on the link or the photo...

B Moore Celebrations' Minecraft Party


Sugar Bites' Aiden's Minecraft Birthday!


Feather S's Minecraft Vintage


Gemma T's Minecraft Birthday Party

Carol C's Minecraft Birthday


Sunny D's Minecraft Inspired Birthday Party


For further inspiration, check out all the Minecraft parties and video game parties on our site!

My 4 Favorite Parties of the Week

I'm excited to share my favorite parties added to our site this week... A totally rad motorcycle party, a Cat in the Hat 1st birthday with an amazing cake and balloon figures, an Avenger birthday with tons of DIY details, and a birthday party for twins that will take your breath away...


Clockwise from top left:

I'm always blown away by your creativity. Can't wait to see what parties you put up this week!




FREE Little Man Mustache Bash Party Printables from Printabelle


Little Man Mustache Bash parties are so popular on our site! The theme works great for baby showers, 1st birthdays, and even older boy birthdays.  The whole idea of a boy pretending to be a man is so inherently cute, and then put a tie and a mustache on him and you've just upped the cuteness factor by a power of ten!

I'm super excited to be giving away these little man mustache bash party printables designed by my friend Michelle at Printabelle. Add some of our free mustache photo booth props and you've got yourself a complete birthday party or shower!

This collection includes: invitations, welcome sign, cupcake toppers, water bottle labels, treat toppers, mini candy bar wrappers, "Little Man" banner (big and small), gift tags, thank you and menu/place cards.


Here are the individual files...


mustachesign mustacheminicandybar mustachetreattoppers mustachetymenu mustachebanner mustachewaterbottle mustachegifttags

Thank you, Michelle, what a fun collection.

And remember, if you’d like any of these printables personalized, Michelle will do it for $3 per file! To learn more about Michelle and see all the printable collections, head to Printabelle and the Printabelle Facebook page.

For more inspiration, check out the Little Man Mustache Bash parties on our site!

FREE Outer Space Party Printables from Lil' Monkeys Designs

Need a theme for your little boy's next birthday? How about Outer Space! We're giving away this adorable collection of FREE party printables designed by Valerie from Lil' Monkeys Designs. I love all the cute aliens, rockets, astronauts, and planets!

The collection includes: an invitation, cupcake toppers, tented food cards, water bottle labels, a "Happy Birthday" banner, a welcome sign, and favor tags.


Here's the whole collection...


And here are the individual files...

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catch_my_party_outerspace_water_bottle_labels catch_my_party_outerspace_Pennant_Banner_ha catch_my_party_outerspace_Pennant_Banner_PP catch_my_party_outerspace_Welcome_Sign


Thanks Valerie for these delightful printables!

To learn more about Valerie and see all of her designs check out her Lil' Monkey Etsy Shop and her Facebook page.

For more inspiration, check out these fantastic outer space parties on our site.

{TRENDS} Awesome Pirate Birthday Parties

I had to show off some of the fantastic pirate birthdays we've seen on our site. The creativity -- from treasure maps, to homemade pirate ships, to pirate themed desserts, to pirate party games -- is incredible! Click on the link or the photo to see the full party below.

 Johanne L's Morgan's 3rd Pirate Bash

Regina P's Drew's Pirate P-AARRRRR-TY

Full P's Ahoy! Pirates

Sweet Inspirations Events' Pirate Maddeness

Katie C's Aidan & Kai's Pirate Party

Susana A's Pirate James Party

Tania P's It's a Pirate's Life

 Lorena C's Ian y Thomas Pirate Party

If you're thinking of planning your own pirate party, check out the free pirate printables we have on our site to help you capture that pirate spirit.

Also for more ideas, check out our entire collection of pirate birthdays (we have close to 100) on our site, and our Pirate Party Pinterest board.

FREE Pirate Birthday Party Printables from Printabelle

I'm so excited to be giving away this set of free pirate birthday party printables designed by Michelle from Printabelle. What a fun way to start the New Year!

The collection includes: invitations, cupcake toppers, a welcome banner, gift bag tags, gift tags, an "Ahoy Mateys" banner (small and large), water bottle labels, napkin rings, tented cards, treat toppers, and mini chocolate bar wrappers.


Here's the whole collection...

And here are the individual files...

Thanks, Michelle, for this fun collection!

And remember, if you’d like any of the printables personalized, Michelle will do it for $3 per file! To learn more about Michelle and see all the printable collections, head to Printabelle and the Printabelle Facebook page.

Also, for further pirate inspiration, check out all these fantastic pirate parties on our site.

Via Blossom
So Sweet Party Shop
MyGrafico Digitals
 A Sweet Celebration - Wrap It Up, LLC
Party Plan-It Designs
Double the Fun Parties
Pink Paper Trail
My Princess Party to Go


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