Ideas for a Ballerina Birthday Party

After having taken my daughter to the most beautiful Ballerina Tea Party my very talented friend Lisa threw for her little girl's birthday last weekend, I came back so inspired seeing all the gorgeousness that I could not resist getting onto the Internet and look for further ideas as soon as I got home!

Unfortunately Lisa's party photos are not yet ready but I thought I would share some of the very dainty and pretty ideas I found - stuff little girls dreams are made of ...

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Some of the essentials for a ballerina party:

  • Be prepared to dress your home in an all-pink theme (!)
  • Pink popcorn
  • Pink lemonade
  • Super pretty cupcakes
  • Yards and yards of pink tulle!
  • A bit of OTT-ness

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Recipe for Pink Popcorn

  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 tsp salt

Boil ingredients together for 4 minutes, stirring constantly. Then add 1 tsp Vanilla and any food colouring of your choice. Remove from heat, pour over 2-3 batches of air-popped popcorn and stir until completely coated. Spread popcorn out on counter top to cool completely.

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Part of the beauty of this theme (apart from the theme itself) is that you can pick one of the many adaptations: vintage, pink and gold, pink and silver, French, Nutcracker, Angelina Ballerina etc

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And so ... voila! That's how you do it. That simple! ;)