It's no surprise that lil Jude Stewart's first birthday celebration wasn't filled with the typical smash cake and bumbling clown. When you're Martha Stewart's first (and only) grandaughter, your party is sure to take a more sophisticated route (just peeking into the tot's Arctic-inspired bedroom and a colorful playroom is proof enough that things are different there). So when it came time to plan Alexis Stewart's daughter's first birthday — just two days after she welcomed her son, Truman — Grandma put her special spin on it and created a whimsical stuffed-animal-themed party at one of the family's favorite NYC restaurants, Perry Street. Keep reading to see all the details woven into Jude's sweet birthday luncheon.
Photos by Francesco Lagnese. Courtesy of Martha Stewart Living. Copyright © 2012. Originally published in the October issue of Martha Stewart Living magazine