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 Ahoy! It's a Boy! Nautical Sailor Baby Shower Decor
Navy Blue & White Striped Tablecloths
Navy Blue & White Oil Lanterns
White Tea Light Candle Lantern
Glass Bottles tied with Rope filled with Sea Sand
Fishing Boat
Wooden Starfish
Fishing Nets
Nautical Flag Bunting
White Flowers in Rope Jars
Rope Coasters
Shell Plates
Red & White Lifesaver
Origami Paper Boats
Navy & White Striped Paper Straws
Blue Glass Buoys
Wooden Cutlery tied with Rope
Anchor, Lighthouse & Sailboat Chalkboards
Galvanized Steel Buckets filled with Ice
Menu in Wooden Frame
Wooden Buoys
Wooden Fish
Side Plates
White Paper Napkins
Wooden Crates

 Ahoy! It's a Boy! Nautical Sailor Baby Shower Eats & Treats
Individual Prawn & Avocado Cocktail
Fresh Oysters with Lemon Juice, Black Pepper & Tabasco
Half Shell Mussels in a Chilli Salsa Vinaigrette
"Catch of the Day" Line Fish & Bacon Bites
Smoked Salmon, Creme Fraiche & Capers Open Sandwiches with Caviar
Tuna Salad, Red Onion, Lettuce & Tomato Wraps
Avocado Maki
Cucumber Maki
Crab, Avocado & Cucumber California Rolls
Salmon & Cream Cheese California Rolls
Smoked Salmon, Avocado & Cucumber & Cream Cheese Fashion Sandwiches

Nautical Flag Cupcakes
Individual Shell Pasta Salad Bowls
Strawberries & White Chocolate
Sailboat Cupcakes
Mini "Submarine" Sandwiches
Ham, Cheddar Cheese, Tomato, Mayonnaise, Lettuce & Whole Grain Mustard
Nautical Knots Breadrolls
Salami, Mozarella, Roast Tomato & Basil
Red Velvet Cupcakes
Tuna Mayonnaise Croissant "Crabs"
Camembert, Cranberry & Thyme Tartlets
Caramelized Onion, Mushroom & Goat's Milk Cheese Tartlets
Blue Cheese & Fig Tartlets
Individual Vegetable Dip Glasses with Hummus, Guacamole & Creme Fraiche
Salmon & Cream Cheese Vol Au Vents
Croissants with Ham & Cheese
Round Cucumber & Chive Cream Cheese Tea Sandwiches
Egg & Cucumber Open Rye Sandwiches with Micro Greens
Mini Pavlova with Fresh Seasonal Fruit & Lemon Curd
Radish & Chive Tea Sandwiches
Roast Beef, Rocket, Whole Grain Mustard, Tomato Chilli Jam Seed Loaf Sandwiches
Strawberry, Cream Cheese & Black Pepper Sandwiches
Smoked Chicken, Avocado, Mayonnaise & Sweet Chilli Open Sandwiches
Roast Beef, Rocket, Whole Grain Mustard & Tomato Chilli Jam Open Sandwiches
Roasted Italian Tomato, Basil & Mozarella Open Sandwiches
Chicken Mayonnaise & Lettuce Sandwiches
Egg Mayonnaise Seed Loaf Sandwiches
Salami & Cream Cheese Cones
Ham & Asparagus Rolls
Cucumber, Cream Cheese & Watercress Sandwiches
Smoked Chicken, Avocado, Lettuce, Sweet Chilli & Mayonnaise Wraps
Beef Strips, Avocado, Cream Cheese, Tomato & Lettuce Wraps
Roasted Vegetable, Feta, Lettuce & Mayonnaise Wraps
BBQ Chicken BLT (Bacon, Lettuce & Tomato) & Mayonnaise Wraps
Crumbed Chicken Strips, Coleslaw & Mayonnaise Wraps
Roast Chicken Pancakes
Chicken Mayonnaise Pancakes
Blue Cheese & Fig Phyllo Parcels
Camembert & Cranberry Phyllo Parcels
Bacon & Brie Phyllo Parcels
Chocolate Biscuit Fudge
Lemon Meringue Tartlets
Date & Coconut Truffles
Vanilla Cupcakes
Nutella & Strawberry Pancakes
Banana & Caramel Pancakes
Chocolate Brownies
Double Chocolate Cupcakes
Salted Caramel Cupcakes

9 APRIL 2016

This baby shower was held at Posthouse Parties in Chartwell North Estates, Johannesburg, a lovely, fully equipped venue with friendly and helpful staff. :)

We set up and styled two separate eats & treats tables, one for the adults and one for the children.

On the menu for the children were "Lifesavers" doughnuts in a shell bowl, popcorn in nautical sailor themed boxes, "Blue Ocean" jelly cups with white origami boats, nautical sailor themed chocolate lollipops in a tin tied with rope, sweets in navy blue & red origami boats, "Catch of the Day" fish nuggets & crisps in tins and sailboat cupcakes as well as "Blue Ocean" lemonade in fish bowl with cute glass bottles tied with twine & Lifesavers and navy blue & white striped paper straws in a lantern.

The adults enjoyed lemon & herb chicken kebabs, blue cheese & fig phyllo parcels, Camembert & cranberry phyllo parcels, a selection of sushi with soya sauce, wasabi & pickled ginger, roast vegetable, feta, mayonnaise & lettuce wraps, roast tomato, basil pesto & mozarella open sandwiches, roast beef, rocket, whole grain mustard & tomato chilli jam open sandwiches, smoked chicken, avocado, mayonnaise & sweet chilli open sandwiches, mini fruit pavlova with lemon curd, "Nautical Knots" bread rolls with ham & cheese in a wooden fish bowl and Nutella & strawberry pancakes.

Additional decor included white tablecloths, navy blue & white oil lanterns, a starfish bowl, wooden crates, shell plates, shells, a rope, lighthouse, anchor & sailboat chalk boards, a wooden lighthouse, gyp in a glass jar with rope, glass bottles with rope filled with sea sand, blue glass bouys, wooden buoys, wooden fish & starfish, a lifesaver, food labels, nautical flag bunting, small anchors and fish nets.