As one of the most popular franchise for girls, Strawberry Shortcake has taken the world by storm. You may want to consider using this theme for your daughter’s 1st birthday party as it will be filled with interesting colors and impress your guests more than you could ever imagine. Instead of relying on typical birthday party ideas, take advantage of the below list to find unique and interesting Strawberry Shortcake 1st birthday party ideas.
1. Ice Cream Stations
The main objective of a Strawberry Shortcake themed party is to make sure that your guests get their fill for their sweet tooth. This is where ice cream stations come into play – and impress your guests. Find small ice cream cups with strawberries printed on them or pink cups with white polka dots to coincide with the theme. You can even find strawberry shortcake flavored ice cream and top it all off with a fresh strawberry. For the more health conscious hosts, you can opt for yogurt or frozen yogurt instead of ice cream.
2. Strawberry Shortcake Cakes
The most important part of the evening is your cake. If your daughter isn’t a fan of strawberry shortcake, you can easily use fondant to decorate the outside of the cake to match the colors, but choose a more preferable cake flavor. As an example, you can use pink, green, and white fondant on a chocolate or vanilla cake. Keep in mind that strawberry shortcake isn’t everyone’s favorite flavor. You can also consider making several cakes with different flavors to accommodate everyone’s taste.
3. Printing Food Labels
A great way to make sure that your guests know what they’re digging into, in terms of food, is to create food labels. When you are designing them, make sure that you use Strawberry Shortcake on the cards to help add to the theme. As an example, create a food label with a green and white polka dot background with the Strawberry Shortcake character to the left of the name of the food. This will be an adorable touch to the event and it will be informative as well.
4. Strawberry Scented Gift Favors
When it’s time for your guests to leave, it is customary to have gift favors to hand out. You will want to take strawberry scented favors into account, whether it is chapstick, perfume, or even candies, make sure that they go with the theme. It will help your guests to remember your party.