A themed birthday party can be fun, however planning it can seem overwhelming if you do not have the proper tools. Check out these five tips for pulling off a themed birthday, no matter what theme you choose.
From customized 8th birthday invitations to the party favors for the children as they leave, there are many different ways to tie in the designated theme as much as possible. You can even get creative with the decorations and incorporate certain accessories within the theme. For example, little colorful thimbles could be a great addition to a Tinker Bell themed party.
Some may not realize that incorporating the main colors of the theme can help bring it to life. For instance, you could use green streamers for a ninja turtle party or pink and purple streamers for a princess theme.
As the other adult chaperones and attending parents to dress up according to the theme. If the full gear seems to be too much to request, consider providing accessories that can incorporate them into the décor. For example, an eye patch and a handkerchief are great, cheap accessories for a pirate theme.
Party games are definitely a fun way to tie in a theme. You can either add elements of the theme to existing games, or get creative and come up with your own game. Either way, make sure that it is fun yet safe for all involved.
What can help bring in a theme more than the star of the show? Your child can enjoy getting to dress up as a favorite character. If possible, it could be fun to have the children who will be attending to dress up as well.
These are just a few ways to help bring your themed party to life. Consider trying a few or all of these ideas and incorporate your own to fully customize your child’s party and make it a complete success.