If you want to have a memorable and successful party, you need to equip yourself of the different birthday party decorations ideas that rock. But despite the vast amount of information that are now available both online and offline, there are still a lot of people who are clueless on how to implement these suggestions on their own parties because whether we like it or not, information is no good if we can’t put them in practice.
There’s really no one-fits-all formula to a successful birthday party as far as the decoration aspect is concern. In fact, one strategy had worked for someone might not that effective when implemented to other situation. The point is, one should know how to customize different steps to their own situation making it a point that whatever he or she choses to implement is tailor-fitted to their own event.
Since it has already been clarified that there’s really no one secret formula to a successful party, what you can do is to know what makes your event different or what are the specific needs of your party and based the decoration needs on that needs.
Garlands are effective in setting a festive mood to any event. You can pick from literally thousands of design ideas for garlands in magazine and on different websites for some ideas.
Garlands are common in southern area where flowers are abundant whole year round. However, if you’re located in a wintery and snowy location, you can also transform your lawn or the party venue into a welcoming place with garlands using flowers that you can find in different stores.
When choosing for the garland, there are certain things that must be considered including of course the personality of the celebrator. Another aspect to take into account is the theme of the party. Make sure that the garland fits the overall theme of the party otherwise, instead of enhancing the party atmosphere of the event, it will ruin the party instead.
Unlike garlands where one has to consider different factors like flower availability, when using streamers, there’s really no major things to consider other than the fact that whether the streamers actually add value to the event.
Although streamers are effective additional decoration to any event, wrong choice of streamer can be disastrous to the party itself. That’s why it is very important to take note of basic aesthetic consideration when choosing a streamer.
Unless you really want to the streamer to be the center of the guests’ attention, you have to make this as subtle and less attention grabber as possible. It is enough that the streamer has the name and a short greeting for the celebrator as well as other important information. Too much information on the streamer is not advisable and should be avoided if possible.
Tables and chairs
Table and chairs are some of the vital party essential that need special attention. Instead of the traditional and plain mono-block chairs and tables, you can make it look like more fancy by decorating it.
One of the most common ways of decorating the tables and chairs is using party cloth. The majority of party supply stores have these kinds of cloth that you can rent out for a minimal fee. However, if you’re really into saving as much as possible, you can go for way cheaper way of doing it by using party papers. You can make ribbon out of these papers and place it in a certain corner of the tables.
You can also make the food itself in adorning the tables. If you’re preparing colorful food, you can arrange them and make it look like some sort of decoration. With the food that you will going to prepare and the use of your creativity, who would have thought that you can use the food as decoration?
Balloons are another great party decorations that are popular across ages. Regardless of the age of the birthday celebrator, you can never go wrong with balloons. From a children’s party to a 50th birthday celebration, balloons have that distinct charm that is simple captivating.
For children’s parties, balloons are staple decorations, which means, a children’s party is never complete without it. For those who are organizing a party for kids, it’s best to include balloons on your buying list. Helium balloons are common option and it’s also very popular among kids because of its floating effect. However, if you’re on a tight budget but still want to take advantage of the power of balloons in enhancing the party venue, you can opt for latex balloons and use sticks instead.
Said to have originated in ancient China, lanterns have become staple decorations for different special events. Today, lanterns come in different forms and variations, but serve almost the same thing: to add color to the party.
Just like helium balloons, lanterns give accent to the party event especially events held outdoors. Over the past years, we have seen the different types of lanterns including the flying lanterns that people used to set and fly in the air as the main highlight of the event. For birthdays, lantern can make a great decoration not only because it’s cute, but also because it gives more color to the event, which makes it more fun and memorable.
However, if you’re planning to use the flying lantern, which by the way has a candle inside it, be sure to consider the safety side of it. Also, it’s important to take into consideration where the lanterns will possible land if you’re planning let it fly.
Contrary to popular belief, party hats are not only for children’s party. If you’re an adult and want to try something new on your special day, using party hats as the main decoration for your party can be a great direction to take.
With party hats, all you have to do are cardboard, colorful used papers, small rubber bands, among others. You can even use old magazine leaves as the decoration for your party hats.