Whether you are planning for an end of year party, baby shower or a dinner party, planning for your next event is both exciting but perhaps a little bit daunting.
Never fear! With our top tips below, you’ll have an amazing event organised with ease..
Choose Your Theme
Inject some extra fun into the atmosphere by adding a theme to your next event.
Here a some great ideas for your next party theme:
- A cocktail Christmas
- The Great Gatsby
- Mexican fiesta
- Black and white ball
- Toga party
- Secret santa party
- Karaoke party
- Oscar party
Plot our your theme inspiration using Pinterest – a popular tool with event planners!
Picture: Pinterest Party Theme Ideas
Use A Budget
Even the smallest events can benefit from a budget. Be realistic about how much you want to spend and be sure to factor in all the elements such as décor, food and hire equipment. If you have a tight budget consider DIY styling elements drawn from your Pinterest board inspiration!
Feed The Masses
Food is always the most important element of an event so make sure that the menu is a priority. You may need to take into consideration allergies and any dietry requirements that your guests may have. Think about how you can use food to enhance your theme. For example if your theme was Mexican fiesta you might serve guacamole dip, tacos, nachos and for desert crack open a piñata.
Styling And Essentials
Use a party hire company for the styling and event essentials you will need. Things like linens, tablecloths, glassware, plates and cutlery are all best to be hired in (who wants to handle all that washing up?!) while additional seating and tables are a good thing to have on hand too.
Finally, don’t forget to just have fun. It’s easy to get so caught up in planning the perfect event that you don’t take the time to relax and enjoy the moment. So plan ahead and use a good party hire company so you can minimise stress and enjoy your efforts in full!