How to throw the BEST 'Fairy First Birthday'
Your baby is about to have their fairy first birthday and you want it to be the sweetest, most memorable birthday ever right?! This party can be a magical and memorable experience for everyone with the help of some of these easy tips and tricks! Pick and choose what works best for you in this step-by-step guide on creating the best fairy first birthday celebration:
1. Choose a Date and Venue:
- Select a date and time that works for you and your guests.
- Decide whether you want to have the party at home or at an outdoor location like a park, garden, or community center.
2. Create a Guest List:
- Keep the guest list small and intimate, especially for a first birthday party.
- Invite close family and friends who will enjoy the fairy theme.
- Decorate with fairy-themed items such as fairy lights, butterfly garlands, and pastel-colored balloons.
- Create a fairy garden by arranging potted plants, flowers, and moss.
- Hang fairy wings, wands, and tutus around the party area for kids to wear.
- Set up a magical fairy first birthday backdrop for photos.
- Design or purchase fairy-themed invitations that match your chosen theme and color scheme.
- Make sure to include all necessary party details, such as the date, time, location, and RSVP information.
5. Food and Cake:
- Prepare or order fairy-themed snacks and finger foods. Consider mini sandwiches, fruit skewers, and cupcakes with edible fairy toppers.
- Customize the birthday cake with a fairy design, edible flowers, or fairy figurines.
- Offer a variety of beverages for both kids and adults.
6. Entertainment and Activities:
- Organize age-appropriate activities and games. Ideas include a fairy treasure hunt, fairy tale story time, and face painting with fairy designs.
- Hire a fairy entertainer or face painter if you prefer to outsource this part of the party.
- Create a fairy inspired coloring station or wall for your guests to engage in creatively.
7. Party Favors:
- Provide guests with fairy-themed party favors such as mini fairy figurines, butterfly stickers, or fairy tale books.
- Place these favors in small bags or boxes tied with ribbon.
8. Party Attire:
- Encourage guests to dress in fairy or magical-themed attire. Provide fairy wings and tiaras for the little ones if desired.
9. Photography and Memories:
- Hire a photographer or designate someone to capture the special moments.
- Create a memory book or a digital album to commemorate the day.
Remember that a first birthday party should be as stress-free as possible for both you and your child. Keep the focus on creating a joyful and memorable experience, and don't forget to capture the moments so you can cherish them for years to come!