Party planning is stressful and most of us can relate to the last moment hurries we go through to keep up with the proper party execution. The trick to save our days is to get organized and conduct time-consuming tasks with pretty ease and ordering everything online through party supply websites. A successful organization comes with successful list creations and here we will discuss how to include the essentials in a compact list and have everything handy.
- The first page of your notepad needs an idea and highlight of your party date and the venue you are choosing for it. The additional location details like that of an address and the phone number is also necessary to be listed if you are thinking about a venue other than your own house. Your theme of decoration and the type of streamers and balloons required will too be listed here.
- The next very important step is to plan and determine the party food menu and sidewise list the ingredients that the menu is going to require. It is great if you take out a considerable amount of time assessing the menu and their recipes individually and preparing the quantity of the ingredients it might need. Besides this, the list must also contain the idea of the themed crockery that will be your party’s center of attraction.
- The third step is a crucial beverage listing step. The choice of your beverage and the amount of serving with a quantity of each type is necessary to list down beforehand. As bulk beverages might not be available always, it will be wise for you to start shopping earlier. Also include the types of glasses you need your beverage to be served in. Those might be shot glasses, paper cups, or beer glasses.
- The next is the party goods and paper products your party needs. This includes everything ranging from paper plates and cups, cutlery, napkins, serving bowls, table cloths, flowers, centrepieces, tables and chairs.
- Last but not least, the decorative and the gifting items that might be a probable need. From gift wraps to gifts, from party poppers, snow sprays, balloons, caps, cards, candles, party favours, streamers to tapes, having things handy is the first step towards organizing a hassle-free party.
Once the master shopping lists are created, divide them into sub-lists and break them down by stores. Because no way you can cover buying all of the party supplies in a day.