Make the extra effort for the next birthday party you host, with themed and custom table decorations to give that added oomph. The table is of course one of the focal points of the whole party, so do consider our following tips to ensure you have a wonderful looking party area.
Be Wonderfully Colourful
Children absolutely love colour as it emits light, flavour, emotion and feeling that helps encourage a happy atmosphere. Try and ensure that as much of your party environment is colourful to allow a bright and positive area. Mix and match your plates, paper cups and napkins to make your table appealing.
Paper Table Cover
Place your table cover across your party table and over any other surfaces and sides that you may use for in and around your party area. Opt for a colour that fits your party theme and the other colours that you are using. From here, you can add other colours as you see fit, with the eating utensils such as plates and cups being used to add splashes of colour. The table cover can not only offer some decoration, but plays an important role protecting your tables and surfaces from any spillages or damage.
Kids love personalised things and using place cards with names will prevent any squabbles over who gets to sit where. This can be done very creatively, for example, using helium filled balloons with their names on, or tied to the bottom. When you have a teddy bear themed party, you can place a teddy on each child chair and they will know which one is there’s. A fun idea would be to host a be my bear build a bear themed party, where kids make their own bear without sewing anything and then they are used at the party table.
Try and adopt some form of exciting and interesting centrepiece. A visual spectacle such as a big jar of sweets, wrapped presents or even a cake on a stand will play a great focal point for the dining part of the party.
Confetti and Sweets
Spark up the table appearance with some confetti, glittery sequins and some golden items. There are themed confetti’s that you can easily get hold of!
Get some colourful party food that kids love to eat. Finger nibbles, fruit and foods that won’t upset their nutritional balance too much. You can serve many of the foods on colourful plates, patters and cases.
Party features and gifts
A really successful party theme is undoubtedly build a bear and bear factory style. There are many bear kits available that allow easy customisation for your very own furry friend, that doesn’t require any adult and skilled processes such as sewing. Simply place on your accessories and different features to your bear and let children leave the party with wonderful gifts.