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DREAMY Princess Safari First Birthday Party

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dreamy safari princess first birthday party

Amy from A Dazzle Day crafted, baked, and photographed such a DREAMY celebration for her daughter’s first birthday! With its sweet, feminine details & soft color palette, this beautiful Princess Safari First Birthday Party is full of lovely inspiration for safari themed baby showers too.

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for:

  • Pastel tissue paper rosettes embellished with sparkly jewels
  • Elephant & giraffe themed sugar cookies, canvas favor totes & felt tree ornaments
  • Darling safari themed printables from totful memories
  • A sweet thumbprint canvas “guest book” keepsake!

dreamy pink princess safari party invitation

dreamy safari party sweets

pink dreamy party thumbprint activity

pink party welcome sign

dreamy princess party with pink lemonade

dreamy tissue poms and macarons

dreamy princess safari party dessert table

dreamy princess safari party hats

dreamy princess safari party with candy and cake pops

dreamy pink first birthday party thumbprint activity

dreamy first birthday party

dreamy first birthday highchair decorated with ribbons

dreamy flowers and tissue paper rosettes

dreamy pink safari hat made of felt for the birthday girl

safari party felt animal tree

dreamy safari party table setting

dreamy safari princess birthday cake and yellow giraffe cookies

dreamy safari party favor table

dreamy safari thank you swirl lollipops

safari canvas tote bags with yellow giraffes and pink elephants

safari party lantern coloring activity


PARTY DETAILS, as told by Amy

A dream like birthday party for my dearest first year old Mia. The color scheme is pastel green, pink, and yellow. The main animals are the pink elephant and yellow giraffe. I spent about 2 months working on planning the party and getting everything done with 3 kids in the house! This is the second birthday party I have planned this year and I just love it!

Tania from totful memories designed the Safari Girl Collection printable birthday party package for Mia and everything in it is just adorable! I spiced up the paper details with color streamers, crepe paper, lace, ribbon, etc. I designed and handmade her felt birthday cone hat, highchair decoration, favorite bags, photo frames, little felt animals, tutus, necklaces, headband, finger print canvas, cake topper, etc. I also made the elephant and giraffe cookies, macarons, and cake pops. Cupcakes and cake were baked by my husband and decorated by me. I still can’t believe the party is over! I am so glad every little detail was captured and preserved. Love it, love it, just love it!


  • Chocolate cake pops
  • Vanilla cake with whipped cream
  • Vanilla cupcakes with vanilla icing
  • Lemon curd filling macarons
  • Chocolate filling macarons
  • Decorated sugar cookies
  • Rock candies
  • Pink marshmellows
  • Pink lemonade
  • Cheese platter
  • Crudites


  • Handmade lace trimmed favor bags
  • Pink lollipops
  • Handmade felt elephants and giraffes
  • Bubble sticks
  • Water squirting animals

Craft table: Crayons, color pencil, glue sticks, color marker, pom poms, buttons, wiggly eyes, safari coloring paper, butterfly cutouts. The mini lantern was a big hit- the kids just loved them. They also just look adorable. I got them from China when my husband was on a business trip. And I love the Ubiki safari coloring animals. Everyone spent so much time working on their masterpiece!

Others: Decorated canvas for guest to leave their thumb print on it.

All the decoration you can see from the party including: Highchair, Personalized favor tote bags, Felt Birthday girl cone hat, Birthday girl tutu, Birthday girl headband, Birthday girl necklaces, Tulle pom pom cake toppers, Tulle pom pom cupcake toppers, Felt elephants and giraffes, Cake & cupcakes, Macarons, Cake pops & sugar cookies.

Vendor Credit
By | 2018-02-12T09:41:54+00:00 July 3rd, 2012|First Birthday, Parties for Girls|23 Comments

About the Author:

JENNIFER SBRANTI is the Founder and Creative Director of Hostess with the Mostess®, a hip and modern party planning resource. HWTM brings creative entertaining ideas to light through an inspirational “how-to” website and popular daily blog. Having hosted countless celebrations herself, ranging from special occasion showers and everyday get-togethers to large events, Sbranti now shares her contemporary style and no-fuss approach to entertaining with others. Her ideas have been featured in media outlets such as People, InStyle Weddings, Life&Style, Real Simple, and Extra! TV, and she is a featured contributor for several well-respected online communities, including iVillage.com and BHG.com. Sbranti resides in San Diego with her husband {and business partner} Sonny and their sweet 1-year old daughter, Macy.


  1. Aneta July 3, 2012 at 8:10 am

    That is one adorable party :) I love the idea of the photo frame and pictures on strings ! And the goodie bags are super cute!

  2. Windy City Novelties July 3, 2012 at 12:26 pm

    Very cute for a 1st birthday!

  3. JewelBoxEvents July 3, 2012 at 4:48 pm

    I love this!

  4. Lala Rose Elepano July 13, 2012 at 2:40 am

    Wait! No downloads? LOL! I am so in love with this birthday… I was hunting inspiration for my little one!

  5. yadira July 18, 2012 at 7:37 pm

    I adore and admire your work. I have no creativity whatsoever but when i see something that attracts me I get inspired. I am planning my 2nd daughter arianas 1st birthday party for sept 2 and iam so lost with all these wonderful ideas and want to do everything. I def would luv to learn how to do those jaffre and elephant cookies. They look great. I have been saving all of her baby glass jar foods hoping i can do something with them. If you have any ideas you would love to share i would sooooo appreciate it. thank you for the inspiration and hope to get as creative as you.

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    Thank you all! Come visit me at my facebook page and we can chat all about parties and photos!

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    Can’t get the etsy link to work. ): Really like this party!

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    Where did you get your cookie cutters from?

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  14. Heather May 15, 2013 at 2:12 pm

    Does anyone know where I can find those invites? So cute and just what I’m looking for!!

  15. Erin May 30, 2013 at 7:24 pm

    I LOVE this party!! I’m in the process of creating decorations for my daughter’s 1st birthday & really want to re-create this high chair ribbon decoration – any pointers on how to do so? I’ve seen some other pics online that try to achieve this look, but the end result looks kind of cheap & messy, whereas this is whimsical & beautiful! I would love any advice on selecting ribbons & how they are attached so that the finished product is as darling as this one!

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    great ideas

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    Where are the plates from?

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