parties + party ideas
by Alix Sorrell
Fun & fresh geometric patterns never get old! These little gift bags are great for edible treats, small gifts, or any summer occasion. Use one pattern or all three and have a fun give-away for any gathering (hint: geometric party)!
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No matter the season, metallics are always a great idea! Check out a few of our favorite metallic party ideas from Pinterest here:
1. A new party magazine from Australia, I’m intrigued!
2. How perfect is this balloon wall?
3. A DIY watercolor garland (painted with Q-tips!)
4. A genius way to give gift cards.
5. I’m in love with these funny balloon invitations.
Remember the mini Putz houses that you see in the winter time? Well that’s what inspired these glittering sandcastle place cards! Eating picnic snacks was one of my favorite things about going to the beach when I was younger – if you’re not close to the water, wouldn’t it be fun to host a beach picnic party indoors? And if you’re looking for more miniature beach party supplies, try these beach cake toppers!
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Is everyone watching the World Cup? For me, this summer will be remembered as very World Cup focused – I’ve loved watching as many games as I can get to. It’s sad that the U.S. is out but there are still some amazing games left to watch – the remaining four teams play this week to determine who’s in the final on July 13th! Here is a quick way to make some soccer ball drink stirrers to use at a viewing party. They come together easily, despite having a tricky shape (the pentagon) on the ball!
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