Jesi’s Baby Shower…Her Favorite Work of Art

Hopefully you haven’t gotten tired of my baby shower posts yet because this is quite the cute one!  One of my best girlfriends, Jesi from Jesi Haack Design, just had her third little one and this time she had an adorable little girl…River June!  I am so excited for little Blake and River to become best of friends!

I had the joy of hosting Jesi’s baby shower for little River at my house along with the help of Carissa, from JL Designs who did all the florals and yarn backdrop, Carlie from Gabriel Ryan Photography who took the fabulous photos and also crafted up a ton of yarn goodies, Amber from Pitbulls & Posies did the most amazing invitations and paper design, and Courtney from Joyful Joyful who also helped us craft too!

All of us girls loved the saying “You’re my favorite work of art” and we thought it was a perfect theme for Jesi’s shower since she is the ultimate wedding designer and crafter extraordinaire :)  We loved the idea of using yarn throughout the shower and I have to say I think it turned out pretty darn cute!

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There are so many fun DIY projects to do with yarn…

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I absolutely loved the yarn backdrop for the food table!

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We had a craft all set to go, but to be honest we skipped it in the end because all of us ladies were too lazy to do it :)

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For the dessert bar and cake I definitely wanted to stick to the color scheme and incorporate the yarn!  We did a amber/yellow ombre buttercream cake and then accented it with yarn balls that Carlie made for me.

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I love how these little heart sugar cookies turned out…simple, but so cute

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Our mini mason jar desserts have been a big crowd pleaser at parties and weddings recently so I thought I would do them again and just attach the spoons with yarn.

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For the mini red velvet cupcakes we added a tiny purple fondant yarn knot to them for a fun accent.

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Time to cut the cake…

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Here are just some of the pregnant mommas who were at the shower…too much fun!

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Thanks so much for stopping by the blog!

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11 Responses to “Jesi’s Baby Shower…Her Favorite Work of Art”

  1. Such a darling shower! That yarn, backdrop is amazing and those mini mason jar desserts look delicious!:)

  2. Tara says:

    Love and enthusiasm oozes from every part of the design. It’s absolutely perfect.

  3. [...] beautifully crafted dessert table was designed by Melody of My Sweet and Saucy . The shower was for her fabulous best friend, Jesi of Jesi Haack Design . The inspiration for the [...]

  4. Tricia says:

    What an AWESOME party! Would you mind telling me where you got your wooden spoons for the mason jar cupcake cakes? And is there a recipe for them? They sound DELISH! Thanks!

    ~Tricia

  5. lia says:

    This is absolutely gorgeous! I love all the little details and those mason jars look adorable AND delicious!

  6. Rosa says:

    Oh! How wonderfully festive. Love all the colors and the ideas for string. Who woulda thunk it!

  7. admin says:

    Tricia I can’t a post here for you, but the mason jar spoons are from thinkgarnish.com :)

  8. Beautiful shower party. Love your dessert table will definitely go on my pinterest. I am pinning your cakes and dessert tables Amazing cake and sweets.

  9. I love how simple the theme is and all the details of yarn that pull it together. Love it! One of my favorite showers I’ve seen. The backdrop is awesome!

  10. Cutest shower ever! Love every, little detail!!

  11. Heather says:

    What a fun & unique idea! Fabulous desserts and color scheme!

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