Oh my, what a hoe down! This party for little Kash was styled by his mom, Candice, and is a barnyard bash served up with style!  Candice and her husband put their own touches on this adorable party for their son including homemade signage, homemade cakepops and snacks, handmade burlap banners and wreaths, and most importantly, a downhome good time!  Yee Haw!

 

I love how Candice displayed the Pony-on-a-Stick-Cakepops on Rice Krispies Hay Stacks!

Wow, the horse treats are just so cute!  The fondant toppers combined with the monogrammed cupcake wrappers are such a great way to dress up cupcakes.

Ponies on a Stick…

Candice added so many special touches to the party.  There were hats for each guest and photos of Kash throughout the party.

There was a Bug Spray and Cool Down Station- definitely a great idea on a hot, hot day!

The children enjoyed many games.  I love the pony “tails” made of raffia that were used for “Pin the Tail on the Horsey”…

For party favors, Candice had magnets made for each family to take home to use and to have as a momento of the fun day!

Each child also had personalized buckets full of treats to take home…

Such a fabulous shindig!  Thank you so much for sharing your son’s party, Candice!

VENDOR CREDITS:

Candice made the burlap banners, wreaths, burlap flags, decorated the jars, Kash’s birthday outfit, horse cake pops and other snacks!

photography in frames & magnets : https://blackoakimages.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/BlackOakPhotography
party supplies (straws, mini cups, flags for straws) https://www.etsy.com/people/isakayboutique
tissue fans, cupcake wrappers (I added decal), straws https://www.shopsweetlulu.com/
balloons, flag picks, gumballs https://www.polka-dot-market.com/
palette signage,vinyl decals for party, pin the tail on horse game and invitations https://www.facebook.com/JohnsonSigns 

 Candice made the burlap banners, wreaths, burlap flags, decorated the jars, made Kash’s birthday outfit, horse cake pops and other snacks!

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