$10 FLAT-RATE SHIPPING AUSTRALIA WIDE!

7 elements for a successful party

by Khai The Kit Source May 13, 2015

7 elements for a successful party

There’s only seven things you need to have a successful party! It’s up to you the degree of time/effort/cash you put into each element, but we can guarantee a good time if you’ve got the following covered.

Guests
Obvious? Maybe. Make sure you think about who you’re inviting. Consult the birthday boy or girl before you go and invite the whole class – they might have a smaller group of friends they’d love to celebrate with instead.

Food
You don’t have to enlist a gold license caterer – but making sure you’ve got snacks, a meal and dessert (usually cake). This formula also works for ‘grown-up’ events! Keep it simple, but make sure you have more than what you think you’ll need. Hungry people aren’t happy people.

Cake
This is an absolute must. It’s up to you what type of cake you have and how much it costs, but we believe the best types of cakes are baked at home (like these ones), and even better if the birthday boy or girl gets involved!

Music
Sometimes we all crave silence, but at a party, it would be a little strange. If you’re not up to date on the latest music, use something like Spotify, Rdio or Pandora – some of which have parental controls. If in doubt, there’s always those compilation CDs that you can purchase, with all of the latest hits!

Party Supplies 
You definitely don’t want to risk using your fancy china with a crowd of young’uns. Grab some party supplies that complement your theme, making sure to get enough for your guests, plus a few more – you’ll undoubtedly need a few extra napkins to mop up a spilled drink!

Decorations
You don’t have to go ‘all-out’ here, but decorations really help with the festive atmosphere. Not sure what to get, we’ve got a bunch of Decorator Kits that could help you out. If in doubt, balloons, balloons, BALLOONS!

Activities
Speaking of balloons, use them for games! Check out our list of fun games for kids’ parties and make sure everyone’s having fun!

We think the above list covers the essentials - can you think of anything else that a party can't go on without? 




Khai The Kit Source
Khai The Kit Source

Author



Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Party Blog

5 Steps to a Perfect Christmas Party
5 Steps to a Perfect Christmas Party

by Lel @ Party Kit Company October 14, 2017

Ah Christmas - so much to do, so little time!

For us, we like to keep things simple. So we have two gorgeous, festive and perfectly coordinated Party Kits to help you celebrate with ease!

Read More

FEATURED PARTY - WHIMSICAL ALICE IN WONDERLAND PARTY
FEATURED PARTY - WHIMSICAL ALICE IN WONDERLAND PARTY

by Lel @ Party Kit Company August 19, 2017

This month we're bringing you another gorgeous customer creation! Tina from Simply Celebrate has again delivered the goods with an amazingly colourful 6th birthday party. Read on for the #partyinspo below...

Read More

Top Party Trends of 2017 - balloons, backdrops, booths and more!
Top Party Trends of 2017 - balloons, backdrops, booths and more!

by Lel @ Party Kit Company July 26, 2017

It’s never too early to plan your next party. If you’re still shopping for ideas or just can't make up your mind about which party theme to go with, then you’re in for a treat! 

Read More