Bridal showers are meant to be fun and to leave a lot of great memories. Of course there will me many more parties and celebration in the future, however this is the bride's final party as an unmarried woman.
There are many things any future bridal can do to organize a fabulous bridal shower. Of course all depends of her taste, time for organization and budget.
There are some basic things to be considered when planning a bridal shower party the guest list, the menu, will there be any games, themed party or not, decoration, menu and so on. Organizing a bridal shower can be an exhausting task so it is best to have someone to help you or someone to organize the whole event.
There is no point to go over the pure organizing stuff such as how to compile your guest list or how to choose the location and the menu for the event. Instead we will give some theme party ideas that can turn the ordinary party into a real thrill.
Round The Clock Party
No, it doesn't mean the bridal shower should last 24 hours! Each guest is assigned a time of the day and he should give a gift reflecting that time. For example if a guest receives a ticket with 10 am time written on it, he should give a breakfast set as a gift. It is a fun party idea as some of the gifts may be quite quirky.
Retro Tea Party
Ask all of the guests to come dressed appropriately and have a retro tea party. Prepare some light snacks and have a lot of fun. Try to behave like a refined ladies this will bring a lot of laugh and defiantly lots of funny pictures.
Room of the House Party
Similar to the Round The Clock Party but the guests are asked to bring gifts related to a room of the house. You can make a kitchen party, a bedroom party, a dining room party and so on. It is a great way for the couple to receive all the items they need for their home. It is a nice to have a list of desired gifts as well to avoid duplicate items and undesirable gifts.
It is a girl's only bridal shower party idea. All of the gusts should bring pampering gifts for the future bride and even try some on her. A great way to reduce the wedding stress and to have some fun with some of your best girl friends, you can try different cosmetics together, different hair styles or make up. Some professionals can be asked to come to give the future bride heavenly massage or facials.
A gourmet food menu is the key to an elegant partly. No matter if it is a birthday, wedding, anniversary or any other special occasion gourmet foods will add elegance and style as well as delicious celebration for your guests.
What are the best gourmet food menus? How to decide on which gourmet foods to choose for your party? We have put together a brief guide map for the gourmet delight world.
If you are planning a bridal shower, you can rely on an easy appetizer. Get some cream cheese, chop some onions and mix well together. Add a tea spoon of Jalapeno and flavor with your favorite cheese. Form balls and put them in the refrigerator to chill well. Get a range of different dips for the cheese balls salty or sweet for more exotic touch. The cheese balls can be made up to 48 hour ahead so you will have enough time to concentrate on other things for the party.
Throwing an Easter party and wondering how to add some impressive touches to the traditional Easter lunch? In fact you can use hard boiled eggs and turn them into gourmet delight. Coat hard boiled eggs in sausage and breadcrumbs and deep-fry. Another option is to make sandwiches spread mayonnaise over the read and fill with a mix of chopped hard-boiled eggs, a few tablespoons of finely chopped shallot, some vinegar, salt and black pepper. These sandwiches are perfect for after Easter breakfast or a quick bite since it is likely you to have a lot of eggs left.
A romantic Valentine's Day dinner will not be perfect without some romantic menu touches. Red wine is the most common drink on such occasion. Accompany it with a plate of gourmet cheese. If you are unsure what kind of cheese are the best ones, just buy a cheese gift basket. There is wine included in most of them and the selection of cheese in the basket perfectly matches the wine. Moreover a gourmet cheese basket is perfect since you can easily move the 'dinner' in front the fireplace or in the bedroom.
Organize a chic backyard party for Father's Day by preparing a set of elegant meals. First decide if it's going to be beef or pork based menu. If you are keen on beef, try Garlic-Mustard Beef Skewers. Pork lovers can go for Grilled Pork with Guava Glaze. Grill some corn with butter and fresh lime and finish with Grilled Pineapple with Rum-Butter Glaze and Vanilla Mascarpone. It's a grilled based menu not only a timesaver but a real joy for your partner and his friends.
Tailgate parties have become increasingly popular within the last decade and the high demand for tailgate party supplies as led manufacturers to increase their production and variety of these supplies which are specifically designed for the purpose of what has become commonly known as "tailgating". Tailgate parties typically occur during sporting events or concerts out in the parking lot and are a social gathering that includes food and beverages. If you are planning a tailgate party, you will find the following information on the latest available in tailgate party supplies beneficial in ensuring the success of your next tailgate party.
Tailgate Party Grills and Coolers
The tailgate grill and cooler are two of these most important tailgate party supplies; therefore, it is essential that you choose carefully among the various styles to select the ones that will accommodate all of your needs. A tailgate grill is typically a portable grill that is compact and can be folded up to easily fit in the trunk or back of a pickup truck. Specially designed tailgate grills are also available that can easily be attached to a tailgate hitch. These grills come in various sizes with small to large grilling surfaces which you will need to select based upon the amount of food you intend on cooking all at once. You will also need a cooler for your tailgate party to keep all of your food and beverages cold. There are a few different styles of coolers designed for tailgating parties including cooler totes, backpack style coolers, and foldable coolers. These are available in small and large sizes and are insulated with the capability of storing cold or hot items.
Tables, Chairs, and Accessories
Your tailgate party supplies should also include tables and chairs for the comfort of your guests. There are several different styles including combination folding tables with seats already attached that fold up to a compact size and can be carried like a suitcase. There are several styles of portable chairs designed specifically for tailgate parties including stadium seats, recreational recliners, and sports chair that have a convenient fold out side table which is perfect for guests to hold their drinks and food. You can also select form tailgate tables and chairs that have your favorite team colors and logo printed on them. Your tailgate party supplies for sporting events should also include your favorite team's pennants, flags, and banners.
To ensure that your guests are having fun and enjoying themselves while their food is cooking, tailgating games should also be included at your party such as the game called "cornhole". Cornhole is a bean bag toss game that can be played several different ways and is always a big hit at tailgate parties. Specially designed boards that include everything required to play the game can be purchased through many tailgate part retailers. "Tailgate trivia" is also a fun game to play with the questions and answers related to your favorite sports team. You can create them yourself ahead of time by looking up little known facts about your team. Having tailgate party supplies for both the comfort and enjoyment of your guests will make all of your tailgate parties a success.