Have you experienced attending parties and after leaving the occasions the nuance, atmosphere and aura of the parties are still in your head? Well, this is a party that everyone wants to host. It is a moment to remember. Is it possible to organize such successful party on your own? Thinking of party accessories that will be used in the occasion can be stressful especially when you are not very fond of handling details. But don’t worry with the help of a checklist and a bit of creativity, birthday parties will look dazzling. Making a birthday party preparation checklist should include three parts, i.e. decorations and wares, meals and beverages, program rundowns. Decorations and wares will take longer preparations rather than the rest of the groups. Hence, start with this part first and leave the installments to the day before the party is held.
Inexpensive Material for Fascinating Party Accessories
Purchasing party accessories from stores can be unpractical since once the party is over, those accessories are not needed anymore. Besides, finding decorations that suit personal taste and the theme of the party can take lots of efforts. The followings are some tips to change inexpensive materials into fascinating decorations:
1. Birthday banner and hanging ornaments
Birthday banners can be designed in several sizes and hung on a couple of spots to make the nuance of the birthday party merry and bright. This is particularly cool for kids’ birthday parties. As one of the most crucial party accessories, birthday banners are a must. Accompanied with hanging ornaments of the similar tone, it will fill the upper space of the room. Materials like wrapping papers and paper bags are strongly recommended for this need.
2. Charming tablecloth and napkins sets
Unique and charming tablecloth with napkins sets can be very expensive, but it can be overcome by using plain cloth or old plain sets and do a makeover to the sets. Cut some features from old clothing, such as flowers or leaves or other pictures that suit the birthday theme and sew them in the middle and four corners of the old table cloth. Add similar effect to the napkins. Your sets are ready!
3. Cake stand accessories
Decorating the birthday cake stand with ribbons, cloths or plastics will brighten the look of the stand. It does not need to spend more money to buy new cake stand, but a bit of decorative touch will give it a new look.
Colors: Significant Elements for Impressive Party Accessories
The effects that colors bring onto the party are various, from soft to bright, calm to sharp and cold to hot. The choice of colors should be made suitable with the age and theme of birthday. Stronger color effects of party accessories can be gained from plastics, metallic papers and wrapping papers. Paper bags, however, is a perfect material for softer colors. Consider also to use old Christmas decorations to sparkle the party, of course with a bit of adjustment. When stronger colors effects are wanted, consider to use paints to add details on the available materials. Painted party accessories will need more time to be ready as they have to dry up well. There are many types of paints, such as oil based or water based. Each has benefits of different effects. It is advised to learn the nature of paints before having some experiments with it.
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