Memorial Day is just around the corner but there is still plenty of time to order a few extras to add a festive touch to your party and you don't need to spend a fortune to do so. We love the little mason jar sippers with red and blue striped straws. Glass bowls filled with red, white and blue jelly belly and m & m candies are fun, easy and inexpensive. Good looking paper plates and napkins are always essential. Throw a few small vases filled with swirl pops and patriotic pretzels around the room intermixed with this simple fresh flower arrangement (ok – we admit, no matter how great our decor, it never seems quite complete unless we have at least one vase of fresh flowers). Patriotic cupcake kits make yummy cupcakes taste even better. How fun would it be to send your guests home with individual bottles of “Hot & Proud” hot sauce which also add a bit of sass to your table settings. And finally, red and blue ribbons remind us of the meaning of Memorial Day.
Hotdog (and hamburgers)! It's once again time to start shopping for your Fourth of July party supplies!
As you can tell, we love to use paper lanterns to fill in the space and set the mood for the entire party. In the photo we used these fabulous Americana lanterns although we just checked and there are only 2 left in stock (6.15.14).
Additionally, one of our go to paper lantern stores, aptly named, The Paper Lantern Store, is running a few great 4th of July promotions:
And we can't forget this Patriotic Balloon Lantern – not only is it festive, it is very affordable at only $1.59 each!
OMG – Look what we stumbled upon – a Jessica Steele apron with matching recipe book, oven mitts, dish towels and so much more!
We can easily envision this set inspiring an adorable What's Cooking bridal shower or birthday party. Or bundle a few cherry goodies together to create the perfect present!
Another option is to work with the Jessie Steele Apron Audrey Cherry Cupcakes pattern. It too offers coordinating everything and would also make an adorable children's party theme.
More Adorable Aprons and Mommy & Me Aprons
Don't be like everyone else standing in line at the post office on the busiest mailing day of the year, just point and click from the comfort of your own home, and send a warm holiday message from you and your family. Best yet you can include a personalized gift card for any amount right from Treat! (just look for the gift card box as you are designing your card).
If you order today by 2:00pm ET, you can still get festive, personalized Christmas cards delivered to you and your loved ones in time to be part of the Holiday display.
It's as easy as:
1. Visit Treat and browse their hundreds of Christmas card designs.
2. Once you select your favorite design(s), personalize them by uploading photos and editing the fonts and text.
3. Order by 2pm ET today and they are guaranteed to arrive by Christmas Eve.
It's that simple. Check them out today!
Aaahh! Look how cute. We love this holiday card in this year's hottest blue & red color palette. And best yet, we just received the great news that if you missed the Tiny Prints Cyber Monday/Tuesday 30% Sitewide Sale, they are extending for another two days! You can still get a great deal on the best custom holiday cards, Christmas cards, Hanukkah cards, holiday party invitations, custom photo gifts…everything on their site is on sale for two more days, today and tomorrow, November 29, 2012.
Just use the promo code CB12 when you checkout to get this awesome deal.
If you have used Tiny Prints before, you know how great their products are. If you have not, you are missing out on the best custom cards, invitations, and gifts. Their site is super easy to use and you can personalize everything by writing your own text, uploading pictures, and making everything uniquely you!
There has never been a better time to buy from Tiny Prints and this sale ends tomorrow at midnight Pacific Time, so check them out today.
We have a new favorite hobby! We love Minted's new inspiration board builder. And to top it all off Minted is hosting a Inspiration Board Challenge – even more reason to spend hours and hours creating nifty little boards to showcase some of our favorite holiday products. Our first attempt is this Happy Everything inspiration board. Not surprisingly we love the chic, on trend red and blue color palette of this fabulous Happiness for All holiday card. Plus we think this card coordinates beautifully with some of our favorite Winter Wonderland party supplies: Merry Mittens Postage Stamp | Mini felt winter mittens | Holiday Cookie Favors | Printable Winter Holiday Bingo | Mini holiday brownie pops.
So here's how the contest works:
Find your favorite Minted holiday card or Christmas card.
Click the green plus sign to start your Inspiration Board. Now double click the image you just added to edit your board. To upload more images and style your Board there is an easy to use interface running just above the board itself..
Embed your Inspiration Board on your own website or blog (Pinterest or Facebook do not qualify) by clicking to retrieve your code or we will be happy to host your inspiration board as a guest blogger on PartyIdeaPros.com if you send us the code.
To enter the contest, submit the link to your website or blog where you embedded your Inspiration Board. If we host your board, we will email you the link so you can submit it to enter the contest.
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