Despite the late bedtime, we had a fabulous night. We had a small party for the kids and their friends, so Mr. Sugarplum pimped out a Pumpkin King to greet them:
Yes, he already owned that suit....and I spy my favorite leopard pumps too!!!!
The kids were a great audience for all my 'themey' food:
My son was so excited about everything he actually helped! The drink labels were his favorite part:
Thanks to Kate for posting those fun drink labels!
Here is the only shot I got of my trick-or-treaters standing still:
Of course I had to throw a craft in too! I love when a party table has different levels of height, so I made a new cake platter and bowl (hence the second part of my post title):
Ikea has those fabulous candleholders for 49 cents...and they make great bases. I simply applied a thin ring of super glue around the edge of the candleholder, then gently placed the bowl or plate (also under $1 at Ikea!) on top. I think I'll be making more of these for the holidays....especially since they were each under $2! Score!
So how was your night? Are you still sugar-buzzing, or have you crashed and burned like me? Have you already left Halloween in your dust and you've moved on to