Simple Black and White Party + Cake

I love a good black and white colour scheme for a party. It can look totally modern, or in this case: vintage modern! I used a black and white graphic vintage tablecloth from the 1970s (a hand-me-down from my mom) and for display, a cool metal letter E I got from The Land Of Nod.

Not only does a vintage-look metal letter look great for parties but you can hang it on your wall or tuck it onto a bookshelf once the party is over for eye-catching and forever-cool decor!

A vanilla buttercream frosted cake gets the sprinkles treatment.

Other simple ways to create unity in a simple color scheme without spending a load of cash? Cake flags made from fancifully designed Japanese washi tape in coordinating colors, and another lovely garland made from two dozen cupcake liners, splayed open and taped along a standard string.

Happy merry making, everyone!

xo Lyndsay

Thank you to Land Of Nod for sending me the awesome metal letters.

7 Responses to “Simple Black and White Party + Cake”

  1. Kathleen Ballos

    Super cute!! Love the black and white combined with the rainbow sprinkles :)

    1. lyndsay

      Aww thanks Kathleen!

  2. Nicole Underwood

    adorably simple….that is SO my style!

    1. lyndsay

      Thanks Nicole!!

  3. gyoza*girl

    Love this simple black and white theme. Metal letters are awesome for decor!

    1. lyndsay

      Thanks sis!! I can lend you the D for Dans birthday!

  4. Mara Dawn

    Oh, I love the simplicity of this. I’m trying to come up with ideas for my son’s first birthday party right now.


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