Tropicale Bridal Shower

In Collaboration with Daydream Society

 

Styled by Mint Event Design

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Bride Tribe Drink Stirrers from Tropicale Bridal Shower Featuring Daydream Society | Styled by Mint Event Design | Black Twine
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Parfaits from Tropicale Bridal Shower Featuring Daydream Society | Styled by Mint Event Design | Black Twine
Desserts from Tropicale Bridal Shower Featuring Daydream Society | Styled by Mint Event Design | Black Twine
Cupcakes from Tropicale Bridal Shower Featuring Daydream Society | Styled by Mint Event Design | Black Twine
How to Host a Tropicale Bridal Shower Featuring Daydream Society | Styled by Mint Event Design | Black Twine

Photography by Candi Noble Photography

Party checklist

You’re only 3 steps away from the perfect party.

Purchase

Review the blueprint and purchase the party items in a few easy steps.

Prep

Follow our easy ideas to wow your guests.

Assemble

Follow our timeline and party tips for seamless execution.

Purchase

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(prices and availability subject to change)

Party Decor

Geometric Party Printables, Printable Modern geo invitation, Bridal Shower printables by Just A Little Sparkle

Party DIY Printables

$35

tropicale small plates by Daydream Society

Tropicale Small Plates (8 ct)

$6

Frenchie Striped Large Plates by Daydream Society

Frenchie Striped Large Plates (8 ct)

$6

tropicale napkins by Daydream Society

Tropical Napkins (16 ct)

$7

Tropicale Cups by Daydream Society

Tropicale Cups (8 ct)

$7

10 Inch White Drinking Straws (250 Straws)

White Straws (250 ct)

$10

Sophistiplate Elegant Disposable Cutlery - White Flatware with Blush Handles

Blush & White Disposable Flatware (12 Sets)

$20

Light pink Voil by the yard 115" to 116" wide by Hildas Just Details

Sheer Blush Table Runner Fabric

$3.75 per yard

Modern white rose gold abstract geometric triangles on blush pink throw pillow by Girly Trend - Society6

Pink Throw Pillow

$30

 Palm leaf Pillow by Mica Blue

Palm Leaf Throw Pillow

$26

Acrylic Menu by Paper and Pine Co.

Custom Acrylic Menu

Custom Order

Acrylic Drink Signage by Paper and Pine Co.

Acrylic Drink Signage

$32 each

Acrylic Name / Place Card by California Lustre

Acrylic Name / Place Card

Custom Order

Acrylic Drink Stirrers by California Lustre

Acrylic Drink Stirrers

Custom Order

Acrylic Cupcake Toppers by California Lustre

Acrylic Cupcake Toppers

Custom Order

Bride Tribe Cake Topper by California Lustre

Bride Tribe Cake Topper

Custom Order

Custom Sugar Cookies by Star Bakes

Custom Sugar Cookies

Custom Order

Gold Oval Trays

Gold Oval Trays

$10

Gold And Marble Pedestal Stand - Cost Plus World Market

Gold & Marble Pedestal Stand

$30

Marble & Wood Cake Stand

Marble & Wood Cake Stand

$40

Wood Marble Covered Server - Crate & Barrel

Wood Marble Covered Server

$60

Gold Accent Table - Project 62™ - Target

Gold Accent Table

$60

Glass Drink Dispenser - Crate & Barrel

Glass Drink Dispenser

$60

Glass Drink Dispenser Riser - Crate & Barrel

Glass Drink Dispenser Riser

$25

Additional Tips

For our dessert station, we served a vanilla cake, white chocolate raspberry cupcakes, pistachio cupcakes, strawberry cupcakes, custom sugar cookies, mini fruit tarts, passion fruit mousse parfaits, macarons, and a lemon merengue tart. Feel free to choose from any of these suggestions or come up with you own dessert menu!

For beverages, we served fruit-infused water and strawberry pineapple mojitos. Perfect for this tropical-themed shower!

Prep

Prepare perfect party food.

Passion Fruit Mousse Parfaits

Ingredients

Makes 8 Servings

  • 2 cups of frozen passion fruit pulp (defrosted)
  • 4 cups of heavy cream
  • 1 14-oz. can of sweetened condensed milk
  • Whipped cream

Directions

  1. Place 1 tablespoon of passion fruit pulp in the bottom of 8 martini glasses and set the glasses aside.
  2. Using an electric mixer beat the cream until it holds stiff peaks.
  3. Whisk 1 1/4 cups of passion fruit pulp with the condensed milk in a large bowl, add 1/4 of the whipped cream and whisk it in.
  4. Fold in the remaining whipped cream and fill the martini glasses with some mousse.
  5. Serve immediately or cover flush with plastic wrap and refrigerate for up to 8 hours. Add whipped cream on top just before serving.

Assemble

Pull it all together in just a few easy steps.

Timeline

 

4 Weeks Prior

Send out invitations to the guests

Purchase party decor, including the Daydream Society’s Tropicale collection, personalized invitations, signage, cupcake toppers & drink stirrers

Place an order with your local bakery and / or catering company if not preparing food yourself

Check with your local furniture rental company to find pieces to incorporate into your event (optional)

 

3 Weeks Prior

Place your floral order (optional)

 

1 Week Prior

Finalize your guest list and make any changes to the food and beverage quantities

 

1 Day Prior

If you are making your own floral arrangements, pick up fresh flowers from your local market and make the arrangements

Purchase some fruit to accent the different areas of the party like the drink station

Confirm any food orders and furniture rental delivery.

 

Day Of

Set up your tablescape and dessert & drink stations

Set out the food about 30 minutes before the guests arrive

Celebrate the bride-to-be!

Estimated Budget

8-10 People

Decor: $400 – $900

Food: $200 – $300

Beverage: $50 – $100

TOTAL: $650 – $1,300

Styling tips

Mint Event Design shares its top tips for pulling off this event.

Tip 1

Find a venue that offers up some amazing “Tropicale” vibes.

Tip 2

Adding tropical flowers and fruit are an easy way to create just the right ambiance.

Tip 3

We love floor seating around a table with lots of fun pillows.

Tip 4

When it comes to dessert, more is better! We love offering a wide variety of desserts to our guests, especially when we can display it in a unique way.

Vendor Credits

Styling: Mint Event Design | Creative Partner: Black Twine | Photography: Candi Noble Photography

Party Ware: Daydream Society | Flatware: Sophistiplate | Party Printables: Just A Little Sparkle

Acrylic drink stirrers, place cards, & cake / cupcake toppers: California Lustre

Desserts: Latin Bakery Austin | Custom Cookies: Star Bakes 

Acrylic menus & drink signs: Paper & Pine Co. | Rentals: Moontower Rentals | Champagne: Moet

Need Help?

Questions or can’t find an item? We can help! Email us at info@blacktwine.co

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