Friday, October 5, 2012

Mysterieux Vintage carnival party ideas


Welcome to the Mysterieux and bizarre Carnival party



Here is your ticket lucky one! Enter our tent, let me introduce you to my family...


We have the skeleton child dolls


One of them laughs, cries and says Maaaamaaaa 


We have the Man child


We have the snake charmer


Who charms himself


And me, La Madame without a face


We have our Mermaid


Oups...She can't stay too long out of the water


We have Monsieur le Werewolf 


And his little brother


Have something to eat


It's Mysterieux and delicious 


Venomous? No ones has complained yet?



Party ideas
  1. Buffalo chicken pizza recipe
  2. Chocolate suckers tutorial in chocolate chips filled glass
  3. Eat my heart appetizers
  4. Alsatian apple tart recipe. Coming soon 
  5. Paper plates, cups and napkins from Target.
  6. Skeleton head from Target
  7. Root beer drinks with paper strips around them.
  8. White pumpkin on top of pot with net ribbon around the stem.
  9. Black tree.
  10. Trick or treat banner from Target.
  11. Tablecloth from Target.
  12. Black cake stand with paper strip around the edges.
  13. Glow in the dark spider jar craft.


50 comments:

victoriantailor said...

Hi Isabelle, thank you for stopping by, you have a wonderful post with your beautiful family, they are all adorable, sweet little guy with his skeleton suit,
Celeste

DogsMom said...

I love that you got the whole family involved!

Isabelle Thornton said...

Thanks so much! Yes they had fun and playing with the mustaches all week. LOL

ImagiMeri said...

How wonderful, but there's no way those are your kids....you're way to young.......;o)

Beautifully done, thanks for sharing.

Hugs,
Meri

The Shop Around the Corner said...

BRAVO!!!! I love it, I love it, I love it!! Every bit from the entire family participating to a table of goodies set for us by a lovely faceless host. ;) So much fun.
XOXO's,
Marcia

GYPSY SISTA said...

Amazing photography and family.......thank you for stopping by and visiting my carnival :) I look forward to getting to know you!!!!!!
Xoxox
Gina

Victoria said...

Wonderful photos, I loved your post!

Blessings,

Victoria from Brushstrokes

Moonlyf said...

What a lucky cast of mysterieux characters - they get to party and eat all those great treats! Thank you for the great ideas. :-)

http://www.moonlyf.com/2012/10/le-mysterieux-carnival.html

Joane said...

Wonderful pictures! I love your blog. thank you for stopping by mine.

Cheers,
Joane at Ivory Pumpkin

Chyrel Gomez said...

Love the gloom in the photos. Reminds me of Nightmare Before Christmas.

Isabelle Thornton said...

I try to do a Vintage feel! Thanks!

Debi said...

stunning- just love the photos of your family :-) Debi x

thanks for the lovely comment on my blog xx

The French Hutch said...

Hi Isabelle, What a very cute scary post! I love how your little models are part of your post and they are adorable. Yummy goodies to share, i would love a little plate of your treats.
So nice to bump into you here..........

~Emily
The French Hutch

Magaly Guerrero said...

The attendants of this party are very handsome and beautiful, even after they put on their creepy face ;-)

Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh this is brilliant, I love the family pictures, they are super, What a beautiful family you have, Thanks for dropping by my blog and becoming a follower too, Love Hazelxo

Angela said...

Love it! Absolutely wonderful carnival fun! I so look forward to seeing more of your blog!

Angela

http://whimsyways.blogspot.co.uk/2012/10/its-timefor-le-mysterieux-carnival.html

witchofhowlingcreek said...

This is so adorable and creative - what a fabulous time!

Isabelle Thornton said...

Thanks so much! You guys rock!

Fallingladies said...

Great photos, so creative, love it!

hyacinthnoir said...

What a lovely carnival staff! :) Your photography is beautiful.

Tami Von Zalez said...

Love the family photos - great take on the topic!

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Susan said...

Isabelle...sooo awesome! great having the family involved and playing such wonderful parts. black n white photos-- PERFECT!
the table looks awesome...wish i was really there.
You were my first visitor today, but my booth was not set up, please return...I have a giveaway and 2 freebies :)

http://piecesoffatesusan.blogspot.com/2012/10/le-mysterieux-carnival-psychic-palate.html

I am guessing your newest little munchkin was a boy. Congratulations! many blessings upon him!
love n hugs,
Susan

Flutter Before You said...

Loved your spooky family and all the treats! Enchanting!

Lynn Stevens said...

I love how your whole family joined in the Fun, Great post!
Lynn

Isabelle Thornton said...

Thanks!!!

Isabelle Thornton said...

Thanks!!!

Poeticthnkr said...

Thank you for your lovely compliment on my carnival post. I truly enjoyed your post. What a lovely family and such wonderful pictures! I loved everyone's costumes and poses! :-D

cmoh said...

I wish I could get my family to play along. I love that yours did and the werewolf, just fabulous! Your party looks like so much fun. Thanks for sharing all the decorating and food info. Wonderful Carnival.

Hugs
Caroline

Artfully Musing said...

What fun party guests you have!!

Mina said...

Oh Bravo! I had a wonderful time visiting and attending your amazing carnival. Your photos and children are simply beautiful. Hugs, Mina

Ms Misantropia said...

Great table-scape, and it's fun how you got your whole family to play along. Halloween all month, that's right up my alley!

Ricki Jill Treleaven said...

Oh my goodness! You and your family are so flippin' cute!!! :D This post has made me smile, and I love your party ideas. Are you a party planner (I am new to your blog)...so cute!

Here is my silver ticket. I think I'll take one of the little skeleton baby dolls home with me! ;P

xo,
Ricki Jill

PS I am your newest follower!

Frosted Petunias said...

Isabelle your carnival family is beautiful and the photos you did of them are gorgeous! Clever, artful and perfectly French:)
I love the Halloween goodies from Target, I have them too! Thank you so much for sharing this and for joining our Halloween carnival.

Anna

Lady O said...

I love how the whole family was involved in the fun. Very nice blog, now following.

Anthea said...

Love the photos, what a wonderful post.
Many thanks

Marieesbella said...

Found you through Mommy Mingle :) great pictures love your blog! Here is mine if you want to follow back!

http://marieesbella.blogspot.com/

Magic Gypsy said...

Well done - beautiful photos!

Carmen Esposito said...

Wonderful post. You have a beautiful family. Loved the way the pictures are in black and white - perfect. But quick! Put the mermaid back in the water. And I'll have a skeleton child - the one that says maamaa will do nicely. Thanks for the meal. I wasn't poisoned at ..*coughs*..*stumbles and doubles over*..all..*falls dead*

Carmen Esposito said...

Wonderful post. You have a beautiful family. Loved the way the pictures are in black and white - perfect. But quick! Put the mermaid back in the water. And I'll have a skeleton child - the one that says maamaa will do nicely. Thanks for the meal. I wasn't poisoned at ..*coughs*..*stumbles and doubles over*..all..*falls dead*

Incipient Wings said...

Beautiful photos... What a wonderful looking family you have!!!
Everything looks so spooky!
Thank you for joining in on our carnival:)

Rose, Happy Home Decorating said...

Frenchy,

Your photos sont tres beaux!!!! Come link them up at our party http://www.finecraftguild.com/party-35/

Karla said...

Love the photos. Very cute idea, hope I can find time to try a little photo-shoot with my nieces. Looks like fun. :)

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Anne Kimball said...

Hi Frnchy, I’m Anne from Life on the Funny Farm (http://annesfunnyfarm.blogspot.com), and I’m visiting from the Mommy Brain Mixer.

These pictures are so cool! Very creative and fun.

Anyway, it’s nice to “meet” you! Hope you can pop by my blog sometime to say hi…

Sanghamitra Bhattacherjee(Mukherjee) said...

Amazing photography! Very cute and creepy post.
Thanks for sharing.
Hope to see you on my blog:)

Wendy said...

Dearest Isabelle.
I am enchanted by your family. I loved all the costumes and the pictures. They were Wonderfully amazing. How fun it has been to visit your Carnivale. I am your newest follower. You and your blog are my newest inspiration.

I am running a little late for my party but I would love for you to visit.

http://candydelane.typepad.com/curiosities/2012/10/carnivale-de-curiosite.html

Wishes and Whimsy
Wendy from Wonderland

Michelle {The Purple Pumpkin Blog} said...

This looks amazing - I love the styling and the photography!

I would love to invite you to post this over at my link party on The Purple Pumpkin Blog! Hope to see you there :)

Michelle xoxo

Sarah @ Becoming Martha said...

So adorable! Great job! Thanks for joining us at the CHQ Blog Hop this week :) Hope to see you again next week!

Susan Herin said...

Isabelle, what a fun post and loved all the special effects with the photos. Great tablescape! Just the right amount of spooky...pefect for Halloween. :)

J's mom said...

I love this. Please link it to my linky party & anything else you have to share. It just went live a little early :) Thanks, Peggy. http://diycraftyprojects.com/2012/10/whatcha-work-up-wednesday-5-linky-parties-are-back.html

Contact me at: isafrenchy@gmail.com