TRENDS: Beautiful Dessert Tables on Catch My Party

by Jillian Leslie on

This TRENDS post is all about the gorgeous dessert tables we've seen on our site.  I've highlighted both traditional tables as well as some variations.  So here goes...

THE CLASSY TABLE From Terri G's A 40th Birthday Party

Here's what's on Terri's table:

  • Chocolate covered Oreos in a houndstooth print done by Sweeties by Kim
  • Strawberry linzer cookies done by Olaha Bakery
  • Decorated sugar cookies
  • Cake pops
  • Oreo truffles
  • Licorice candy
  • Coconut cupcakes with cream cheese icing
  • Strawberry bars
  • Chocolate covered pretzels
  • "Blinged" out water
  • 4 dozen roses
THE REGAL TABLE From Mandy R's Green and White Bridal Shower

Here's what's on Mandy's table:

  • Cake pops
  • Chocolate pretzels
  • Chinese takeout boxes filled with watermelon hard candies, toffee, and salt water taffy
  • Homemade milk chocolate hearts
  • Vanilla pudding in shot glasses
  • Chocolate dipped marshmallows on skewers
  • Large martini glasses filled with bunches of grapes
THE FUN TABLE From Kristin E's Janice and Bob's 1st Baby Shower

Here's what's on Kristin's table:

  • Red velvet cupcakes with blue colored cream cheese butter cream frosting
  • Lemon vanilla cupcakes with green colored lemon butter cream frosting
  • Green and blue candy cane sticks and gummy candies
  • Doublemint Gum
  • Airheads
  • Blue heart lollipops from Michael's
  • Blue and green foil covered mini chocolate eggs
THE SUMMERY TABLE From Lauryn B's Jacqui's Bridal Shower

Here what's on Lauryn's table:

  • A yellow and white striped fondant covered cake with yellow and white fondant daisies.  The cake is a yellow cake with alternating layers of chocolate and vanilla frosting.
  • Mini cookies 'n cream sunflower cupcakes
  • Mini banana chocolate chip cupcakes with fluffy vanilla frosting
  • Blondie hearts
  • Mini lemon cheesecakes with graham cracker crust
  • Chocolate cake pops dipped in yellow and white chocolate
  • Yellow and white salt water taffy
  • Yellow and white gumballs
  • Yellow, white and green jelly beans
  • Yellow M&Ms
  • Gummy frogs
  • Sour gummy apple rings
  • Yellow rock candy
  • Bags with "Jacqueline HEARTS Scot" printed on them, so guests could take candy and desserts home
THE LOVELY TABLE From Courtney D's Yellow & Blue Baby Shower

Here's what's on Courtney's table:

  • White chocolate covered pretzels
  • Yellow, blue, and green chocolate candies
  • Vanilla butter cream cupcakes
  • White chocolate covered strawberries
  • Chocolate and vanilla cookies
THE DOWN-HOME HOMEMADE PIE TABLE From Leslie B's Housewarming Pie Party

Here's what's on Leslie's table:

  • Key lime pie
  • Chocolate pecan pie
  • Buttermilk pie
  • Rhubarb apple pie pockets
  • Mini pumpkin,  apple, and peach pies
THE YUMMY MILK AND COOKIES TABLE From Chris N's Farewell to Friends Party

Here's what's on Chris's table:

  • Oatmeal chocolate chip cookies
  • White chocolate and butterscotch chip cookies
  • Peanut butter filled cookies
  • Apple spice drops
  • Brownie bites
  • Plain milk
  • Chocolate milk
THE RETRO CASUAL TABLE From Brittany S's What's It Gonna BEE Gender Reveal Party

Here's what's on Brittany's table:

  • Vanilla and regular Oreos
  • Banana Moon Pies
  • Black licorice
  • Hershey's miniatures with custom "bee" wrappers
  • Lemon jelly beans
  • Blackberry jellybeans
  • Black raspberry Now n' Laters
  • Bee pops
  • Custom cupcakes
Thank you to Terri, Mandy, Kristin, Lauryn, Courtney, Leslie, Chris, and Brittany for sharing your tables!

See my other dessert table posts: Beautiful Dessert Tables for Girls (Part 1) and Beautiful Dessert Tables for Girls (Part 2)



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    Pamela Smerker wrote:

    WOW look at all of those fabulous tablescapes! Such beautiful and inspiring photos. Thanks for sharing!

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    Clau! wrote:

    Great selection ñ_ñ Saludos, Clau!

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    Nancy Pfeifer wrote:

    WOW!! These tables are incredible!!!! LOVE LOVE all of them :)

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    michelle wrote:

    i was wondering if you have any thoughts of ideas for a blue elephant baby shower ?? im having one in november for my sister. i found an adorable cake and now i had said im gonna try and go with a theme using blue elephants. shes having a boy. not sure of what foods, drinks, favors or decorations.. do u have any u could pass my way? i would truly appreciate any advice given.. thanks for your time, michelle

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    Jillian wrote:

    Hi Michelle, Here are three parties that have elephants in their theme. Two are baby showers for girls that might give you some good ideas. Good luck with the shower! After you throw it, please add your photos to the site so we can see how it went. Best, Jillian