“Pretty in Pink” Party + An Easy Pink Valentine’s Day Cocktail Recipe!

pink balloon installation

Small party, BIG impact. This Valentine’s party inspiration brings on the big love in the form of massive amounts of pink! Go ahead and try to pick a favorite detail. Then scroll on down for an easy pink Valentine’s Day cocktail recipe that works for a small crowd or a party of one — treat yo’self.

Let’s hear from the gals behind the design, Beijos Events: If you love PINK, this one is for you! We were inspired by one of our favorite ’80s movies, Pretty in Pink, which is the perfect Valentine’s Day inspo! So grab your gals and get ready for the ultimate ’80s movie night. Complete with the most rad florals, amazing balloons, the cutest details, and pink Valentine’s Day cocktails!!

You’re invited! Let’s join the party with photos from Jessica Lynn Photo:

Pretty in Bubblegum Pink Pops

pretty in pink invitationThese Pretty in Pink-inspired goodies by David and Leanna are the cutest!

Pretty in Pink Party Inspiration
What’s Galentine’s without a balloon installation?

Pretty in Pink Party Inspiration

Valentine’s Day Flowers for the Table

Pretty in Pink Party InspirationAnd, of course, there must be flowers. Cobra Lily created the cutest floral confectionaries for the party!

Pretty in Pink Party Inspiration
balloon garland decor
pink and red centerpiece

Pink Valentine’s Day Cocktails with Edible Flowers

pink dried palm decor
Now, let’s head to the bar! (And let’s also take a moment to appreciate those pink dried palm fans!!)

pink Valentine's Day Cocktails
If you serve cocktails in a coupe glass, you simply must stack them!

pink Valentine's Day Cocktails

valentines cocktails
Flowers and pink cocktails…that’s a dream combo. (Scroll on for the recipe!)

Pretty in Pink Party Inspiration
Pretty in Pink Wedding Inspiration

The team at Beijos Events is no stranger to styling pretty parties — check out this blush and rose gold Galentine’s party inspo!

Lounging, Upgraded

Pretty in Pink Party InspirationDon’t bother us just dying over those pink velvet chairs from Sweet Salvage Rentals!

Pretty in Pink Wedding Inspiration
Pretty in Pink Wedding Inspiration

Sweets for Sweets

Pretty in Pink Party InspirationDid you think there would not be sugar involved? Oh, there is sugar involved. Sugar Crush Sweets baked up the ca-yutest pink desserts followed by a stunner of a mini cake!

pink wedding cake

Just perfection, right?! We say put on your best pink dress, pour yourself a Valentine’s Day cocktail, and start a watch party to let John Hughes speak to your heart. Because, just so you know, you look so pretty in pink ;)

pink Valentine's Day cocktail

Pink Valentine’s Day Cocktail — “Try a Little Tenderness”

A pretty pink Valentine’s Day Cocktail comes together with a few simple ingredients and optional edible flowers.


  • Coupe Glass
  • Cocktail Shaker



  • Add vodka, lemonade, and Drillaud Crème de Framboise in a shaker with ice.
  • Shake vigorously for 10 seconds.
  • Strain contents into a coupe glass.
  • Top with 2oz Topo Chico.
  • Garnish with edible flowers

photography: Jessica Lynn Photo // event design: Beijos Events // planning: Beijos Events // florals: Cobra Lily // paper goods: David and Leanna // handmade details: David and Leanna // cake: Sugar Crush Sweets // desserts: Sugar Crush Sweets // tabletop rentals: Signature Party Rentals // furniture rentals: Sweet Salvage Rentals // linen rentals: Party Crush Studio // specialty rentals: Hostess Haven