archive: Party Activities category


photo booths

March 28, 2011

We love photo booths!  They’re fun for everyone – big and little.  And they can be super easy (or if you choose, elaborate) to set up.  Here are a few of our tips and key elements. A designated area for the photo booth, a simple backdrop, fun signage and of course cute kids like Shim [...]


diy face painting

February 14, 2011

Now, we think this is a pretty idea for a party activity.   Check out this easy, DIY face painting idea from One Charming Party. All you need is a rubber stamp and some non-toxic ink to stamp.  Easy (and very professional looking)!

CATEGORIES: DIY Party Activities

real party: vintage storybook party

February 8, 2011

Get ready for an absolutely charming party today!  This party was by Vicky of A Subtle Revelry (formerly The City Cradle) for her 2-year-old twins.  The party took place in there home where they created a sweet cabin atmosphere – which provided the perfect backdrop for a subdued, vintage afternoon celebration. Here’s a wonderful sketch [...]


real party: real party: airplanes + travel

January 25, 2011

We’re excited to share this fantastic first birthday party sent in by Laura of little frills and ruffle.  The theme was ✈ airplanes and travel…and Saint Louis (since that’s where Laura and her family lives!) . Here’s the passport invitation Laura designed and sent.  Isn’t it adorable? Laura created all sorts of great signage and [...]


bike party

January 24, 2011

A reader asked us if we had any fun ideas for a bike party — and you bet we do!  Here are a few fun things we thought of for a neighborhood party. 1.  Set up a route and make (or buy – image above is from Etsy) signage indicating the route 2. Make or [...]