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Brooke’s 1st Birthday


Brooke's 1st birthday

Design Inspiration

Shabby chic to match her nursery

Decorating Style

budget conscience, creative

Project Details

used left over fabric from nursery to make backdrop, used pbteen sheers found at GW for decor, table glassware all from thriftstores, cake stands and birdie plates from Home Goods, used Christmas ornaments to decorate chandelier and curtain rods, circle punch from JoAnn's, spray painted frames from GW for photographs, used glass candlesticks and glass plates to make cakestands

Favorite Items

Tanya Whelan's ava rose fabric as dessert table backdrop and Brooke's 1st birthday bib with leftover dupioni silk fabric, silk flowers and crystals.


Stay true to what catches your eye.  Everything does not have to match exactly, it will all fall together.

Rachael Johnson

Sunday 5th of August 2012

I LOVE your neutral paint color on the walls. What brand and color is it?


Tuesday 25th of October 2011

Your backdrop fabric is so Cath Kidston! Just love it. Really complements the sweet treats on the table.


Friday 21st of October 2011

I LOVE the shabby chic look. This is great! And let me add that your daughter is beautiful!!