Welcome to Princess Lagoon where the starfish have sparkles, seahorses are pink and mermaids wear princess crowns! Mommy, Alexandra of Enchanted Events & Design must have been swimming in creativity to dream up such a magical 5th birthday for her daughter Taline, because this Princess Mermaid Party is an under the sea wonder!
PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:
- DIY paper lantern jellyfish with crepe paper tentacles + hanging fish nets filled with balloons
- “Fish-scale” table runners made from circular place mats
- Birthday girl photo table with big pink brass ship centerpiece
- Creative “sushi” roll up sandwiches, crab apples, goldfish snacks and a adorable Princess Mermaid cake
PARTY DETAILS, as told by Alexandra…
My daughter was turning 5 and she loves water and princesses! I knew I had to throw her a Under the Sea party with lots of mermaid princesses. For inspiration I scoured the internet and dollar stores for budget friendly ideas! I then searched through her room and the rest of the house looking for anything resembling a water theme… And I scored big!!!
At the dollar store I found all the favors for the party. I set out a few options for kids to choose from since we had an array of ages. There were some amazing water shooters (watch out parents), mermaid puzzles, and glowing rubber sea anemones. I also grabbed a bunch of pink, green and blue oval rubber place mats and layered them down the tables as runners so they resembled fish scales.
I decorated the inside of my husbands giant (and forever empty) fish tank with a fun water scene to help decorate the dining area where we were serving all of the adult drinks (“Mer&