Glass slippers, little mice, a beautiful ball gown, and a most adorable Cinderella combine to make this a fabulous birthday party!  Very talented mom, Jennifer, hosted this family party for her daughter who is turning 3.  It’s magical!  Sweet Cinderella’s ball gown was made by her grandmother and her crown was made by herself with a little help from her mom!

I just love all of the little details from the story incorporated everywhere!  The little mouse is such a clever touch~

Poms were by Fiesta Pom Pom on Etsy~

The treats were beautifully displayed~

Jennifer made the L out of cupcake liners~

Jennifer had an American Girl Doll that was her doll when she was a child…she sent it to the company to have it “refurbished” and gave it to her daughter on her birthday.  How sweet!

What a beautiful party!  Jennifer is a graphic and interior designer~she also has her own shop where you can find many of her favorite designs.  You can find her at Dear Lillie and on her gorgeous  blog.

Thank you for sharing your party with us!

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