For kids, one of the most exciting times of year is their birthday, which is why when it comes to planning them the perfect birthday party, it’s important to get it just right. Planning the party itself is the easy part, it’s just a case of asking them what type of party they would like and who to invite along, the hard part is getting the party favors right.
Obviously, when it comes to party favors, you want to ensure that they’re exciting, but also that they’re affordable. After all, birthday parties don’t come cheap, do they? There’s so much to pay for, from the venue to the cake, so it’s important to ensure that the party favors you prepare for the kids are within a certain budget.
To help you come up with the perfect ideas for your child’s party favors, below are some tips.
For small birthday parties – five to eight kids, you can afford to make the party favors a little pricier, as you’ve got fewer to buy. So, below are a few party favor ideas perfect for when you’re throwing your child a smaller birthday celebration.
Themed favors. If your child is having a themed party, remember to theme the favors to match it. For instance, if it’s a Star Wars party, pick things like a star wars coloring book, mini lightsabers or bubble swords shaped like lightsabers.
Personalized favors. Personalized favors always go down well, so these could be worth thinking about. From personalized pieces of wall art to name jewelry, there are lots of cute, quirky favor ideas that work well when personalized. One of which is personalized bobbleheads – these are a fun gift that kids tend to love as they can be created to look just like them. To find out more, websites like likenessme.com have all of the information on.
For larger birthday parties – over eight kids, you need to be a little more frugal with the favors.
Photo booth pictures. Since the photo booth craze has taken off, they’ve become more and more popular with kids. So, why not hire a photo booth for your child’s party and use the photos from it as party favors? Think how much fun the kids will have taking them…
Pick and mix sweets. Instead of just popping a few sweets into a goodie bag, why not set up a pic and mix station, where each guest can fill a container with the sweets of their choice. To make it a little more exciting, why not have a few retro sweets as well as a mixture of your child’s favorites.
Mini toys. If you head to your local supermarket or toy store, you should be able to pick up a selection of affordable mini toys. Think blowing bubbles, mini crayons, mini cars, mini dolls – basically, anything that comes in miniature.
There you have it, a selection of party favor ideas that are perfect for your child’s next birthday party.