Party Sticklers’ Blog

Christmas Parties

This time of year is big for parties and none are more important than planning your own holiday party. Whether it is for personal or professional reasons, there are a few steps that you want to take into consideration when planning an event during this time of the year. Consideration of others When planning holiday events for friends and coworkers…

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25 Party Facts About Me

Hello Party People, Some of you asked for me to talk about some fun party facts about myself.  I never can pass up a challenge so here it goes.  Okay, so what’s the catch.  If you’re reading this, you also have to share your information as well.  Enjoy and have fun with it… Personality Type: A Type (Extrovert) Favorite Design Style: Modern…

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Home Parties: What role should parents have?

What role should parents have at a home party?  It all depends on the role you would like the parents to play at the party.  Would you prefer parents to work the wall and stay on the sidelines to keep them out of your way or would you prefer parents to linger around and socialize with other parents.  To keep everyone happy, it’s always best…

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Safety First: Do you hate those waiver release forms at kid venues?

Safety First.   I’ve personally witnessed children getting hurt at inflatable venues and the parents were not present.  The hostess did not know the parent names or contact information.  Thank goodness for those irritating but oh so necessary waiver cards that parents have to sign.  The parents (hosts) were able to promptly contact the parent in order to tend to their child.  Imagine if this was your…

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Why hire a party planner or party stylist?

Let’s say you’re planning to host an upcoming party.  You’ve made your party list and checked it twice. However, the list continues to get bigger and bigger because you just don’t have enough time or energy to complete everything before your party. Those dreaded days of wasting gas and dragging your kids in and out of seven stores to find…

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When Parents Bring Uninvited Siblings (Home) Part 2:

Okay, we talked about parents bringing their uninvited child’s siblings to birthday party venues (e.g.  Pump It Up, Monkey Joes).  So how does it work for at home parties? Home Parties & Siblings Likewise with a home party, never assume because the party is at someone’s home that they can accommodate additional children.  Please keep in mind that the hostess has purchased themed…

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Party Stylist vs. Event/Party Planner

Party Stylist vs. Party Planner Many people don’t understand the difference between an event planner and a party stylist.  A party stylist is considered the design experts for your event. A party stylist is the person who works specifically on arrangements, décor and the overall aesthetic feel of the event.  We are here to make those “must have” ideas a…

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