Get to know Dorothy Bagting the creative and resourceful mom who threw her daughter an enchanting Beauty and the Beast themed 1st birthday! Find out what advice she has for moms who are party planning on a budget!
The much anticipated live action remake of Beauty and the Beast has hit cinemas!
Just in time, one mom who’s been a fan of the beloved Disney classic since she was a kid pulled off her own remake, in the form of her daughter Sarah Elizabeth’s 1st birthday party.
“Beauty and the Beast was my favorite Disney cartoon,” Dorothy Bagting said in an interview with theAsianparent Philippines. “I’ve been collecting various Beauty and the Beast items/ collectibles since it came out in 1991. Even my office now has a huge Belle poster on display. So as soon as the movie trailer for the new movie came up, I knew right away that that will be the theme for by daughter’s 1st birthday party.”
Guests stepped into a storybook entrance, a brilliant way to welcome them into an enchanted world!
Belle invited them all to be her guests and enjoy the sumptuous snacks prepared for them!
Here’s a closer look at the lavish dessert table…
“I had to book the venue, photographer, videographer, stylist and the performers 6 months in advance, but for the rest of the suppliers and the planning, it took me 2 months,” shared Dorothy, adding that the event stylist Saso Greenhouse Design Studio by Justine Arcega- Bumanlag.
Her little girl Sarah Elizabeth looked absolutely adorable in her mini-Belle ensemble!
Next page: Find out what advice she has for moms who are party planning on a budget!