Before you know it, your little girl will hit a major milestone – her first birthday! This big day also means something else — you’ve made it through the first 365 days of parenthood. Congratulations, now it’s time to throw a party. Luckily, we’ve rounded up a dozen adorable first birthday theme ideas that you and your guest of honor will love.

Under-the-Sea Theme Party

Channel your little one's inner mermaid with this whimsical and dreamy under-the-sea party put together by event planner and designer Angel Swanson of Love & Splendor. The muted palette of aqua, peach and gold is gorgeous and if you can pull off throwing a party with a “bubbleologist”, you're going to be a huge hit with the 1 year old crowd.

 

Photo: The Dejaureguis 

Stay tuned for boy birthday party ideas coming soon, and until then, check out our tips for throwing a first birthday party and other creative theme ideas. 

What theme will you use for your baby’s first birthday party? Tell us about it in a Comment?

–Aimee Della Bitta