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In Photos: Dani Barretto's Twinkle Twinkle Little Star-Themed Baby Shower

Dani Barretto was over the moon at her Twinkle Twinkle Little Star-themed baby shower which she celebrated with her husband Xavi Panlilio and their families and friends

Dani Barretto was over the moon at her Twinkle Twinkle Little Star-themed baby shower with her husband Xavi Panlilio beside her. The party was an intimate celebration with around 60 guests and was held at a banquet room at Aruga in Rockwell, with the entire Barretto family including Dani's mother Marjorie and siblings Julia, Claudia, and Leon. 
Parents-to-be Xavi Panlilio and Dani Barretto
Dani and her mom Marjorie

The event was star-studded with guests like beauty queen Katarina Rodriguez, actress Carmina Villarroel- Legaspi with her twins Mavy and Cassy, and Dani's fellow influencers like Kerwin King and Lauren Young celebrating the upcoming arrival of Dani and Xavi’s baby girl.

Claudia, Julia, John, and Leon Barretto

The event's program was absolutely fun with games like Guess the Measurement, Bottle Drinking Contest, Diaper Derby, Feed the Daddy, Poop on Diaper, and Singing Bee (wherein the contestants were divided into Team Dani and Team Xavi) . Xavi’s brother Toby won in the Bottle Drinking Contest.

When it came to food, there was no shortage of delicious grub at the eventfrom gelato to popcorn to cotton candy, Dani’s baby shower snacks were nostalgic and made guests feel like a kid again. Also featured for pica pica was a Savory Naked Spread from Naked Patisserie with signature dishes by The Naked Foodie including Citrus Salad with honey mustard dressing, Pesto Pasta with Fresh Basil, Quinoa Salad, Pico de Gallo, and an assortment of premium cheeses such as Blue Shropshire Mellow, Cracked Black Pepper, Truffelino, Wensleydale Blueberry, and Brie.


Dani’s Twinkle Twinkle Little Star-themed cake was a 3-tier semi-naked lemon cake with lemon-infused buttercream frosting, the same flavored cake that Dani chose for her wedding.

Guests took home souvenirs like Twinkle Twinkle Little Star pillows, water bottles, and fans. Dani mentioned to guests that the party exceeded her expectations and was just what she had hoped for.


Planning & coordination: Aprica

Styling: Crafty Celebrations

Souvenirs: InstaMUG

Catering: The Creamery Catering

Naked Spread & cake: Naked Patisserie

Desserts: Sugarcraft MNL

Food carts: Crafty Celebrations (popcorn, mais con yelo, lemonade, cotton candy), Gelato LabKarabella Dairy Ice Cream, and Takoyaki by Tako Bar Manila 

Photo and video: NicePrint Photo