Bridal Shower & Anniversary

  1. Dress Up Party Favors with Personalized Favor Boxes!

    Dress Up Party Favors with Personalized Favor Boxes!
    If you're looking for an easy way to dress up party favors, BigDotofHappiness.com's party-planning experts love recommending the use of their own unique personalized favor boxes! Their bright colors and custom messages ensure that any party favor, from a scoop of colorful candy to a frame engraved with the guest’s name, is presented with a stylish and personal touch. Plus, favor boxes go a long way to dressing up your party tables, whether they're displayed at each guest's place setting, in the center or as part of  candy buffet. Whether or not you’ve also...
  2. 5 Things to Do 1 Day Before a Party, Plus a Printable Event Planning Checklist!

    5 Things to Do 1 Day Before a Party, Plus a Printable Event Planning Checklist!
    Only one more day and all of the preparation, shopping and planning will pay off with a few hours of fun, friends and food! In the final post from our party-planning checklist series, we detail 5 things to do 1 day before the party - and include our free, printable event planning checklist! With only 24 hours until your celebration begins, putting the final touches on your party space is key. Make sure the room is nice and clean, then decorate! Garnish your tables with custom centerpieces, decorate the walls with...
  3. Party Planning Checklist Continued: 1 Week Before the Party

    Party Planning Checklist Continued: 1 Week Before the Party
    Whoo hoo! You’ve spent the last 8 weeks planning all of the details for your upcoming birthday party, baby shower, bridal shower or baptism celebration, and now there’s only 1 week left before the big day! At this point in the party-planning process, finalizing all of the major details is vital. Start by confirming the head count, contacting those who have not yet RSVP’d if you have to. You’ll need to know just how much food and beverages to have on hand, after all. Once you’ve confirmed the head count...
  4. Customize Fall Party Decorations with Personalized Stickers!

    With the end of summer approaching, many of you may already be thinking of ways to add your own unique touch to seasonal celebrations like fall baby showers, Halloween-themed birthday parties or even Autumn-inspired bridal showers, and BigDotofHappiness.com’s customized sticker labels can help! Their adorable stickers are available in a variety of sizes and styles, and can be used to add the perfect touch of flair to just about anything… like pumpkin baby shower favors and table decorations, as we demonstrate here! Using Big Dot of Happiness’ original Little Pumpkin...
  5. Customize Your Party Decorations by Making These Easy Coffee Filter Pom Poms!

    Customize Your Party Decorations by Making These Easy Coffee Filter Pom Poms!
    Customize your party decorations by making these adorable coffee filter pom poms! These easy-to-make paper pom poms require only a few items, all of which are easy to find. In fact, you probably have the main “ingredient” sitting in your kitchen right now: Coffee filters! By folding coffee filters and arranging them on brass fasteners, you can easily make paper wall decorations, gift toppers and table decorations that feature the same colors as your baby shower, birthday party or bridal shower theme! Keep reading to learn how to make your...
  6. Party Planning Checklist Series Continued: 4-6 Weeks Before the Party

    Party Planning Checklist Series Continued: 4-6 Weeks Before the Party
    BigDotofHappiness.com is dedicated to helping all of their customers, from seasoned hostesses to first-time party planners, look like Hostess Heroes at their next event (and enjoy themselves in the process)! Last Saturday we debuted our party planning checklist series in a post that contained five things to do eight weeks before the big day. Today, Big Dot of Happiness’ party-planning experts list five things to do four to six weeks before the celebration. Keep reading to make sure your “to-do” list matches ours… and make sure major tasks are completed...
  7. Make it a “Banner” Celebration with Big Dot of Happiness' Custom Banners!

    Make it a “Banner” Celebration with Big Dot of Happiness' Custom Banners!
    Make it a “banner” celebration with BigDotofHappiness.com's custom banners! These eye-catching paper banners are easy to hang, available in a variety of sizes and styles, and best of all, they match all of Big Dot of Happiness’ original baby shower, birthday party, bridal shower and baptism themes perfectly! What could be better - and easier - than that? BigDotofHappiness.com’s party-planning experts know what a vital part banners are to any type of party, and have created two styles of banners so you can decorate every corner of your party space...
  8. DIY Decoration Ideas Made Easy

    BigDotofHappiness.com’s party-planning experts have paired their best-selling party decorations with easy-to-use stickers, tags and labels. The result is a collection of DIY decoration ideas that even the most novice do-it-yourselfer could replicate - really! Keep reading to see Big Dot of Happiness' favorite product pairings, then get started adding your own unique touches to baby showers, birthday parties, bridal showers and baptisms. DIY decoration ideas made easy - what more could a Hostess Hero ask for? Water Bottle Labels + Square Containers = Memorable Party Gifts. To create your own...
  9. Stay Organized with Our Printable Party Planning Checklist!

    Stay Organized with Our Printable Party Planning Checklist!
    BigDotofHappiness.com is all about helping you look like a Hostess Hero at your next event, whether it’s the first time you have ever hosted a baby shower or the twentieth birthday party you've planned in five years. To help you stay organized (and sane!) as you plan the next special occasion, Big Dot of Happiness’ party-planning experts have created a printable party-planning checklist! Organized by week (8 weeks before the celebration, 2-3 weeks before the celebration, etc.), this checklist will be published one section at a time over the next five Saturdays. On Saturday...
  10. Create Stylish Baby Shower Centerpieces with Easy-to-Use Lollipop Stands!

    With just a few pieces of coordinating craft paper, some pretty ribbon and personalized stickers from BigDotofHappiness.com, you can transform these easy-to-use lollipop stands into stylish baby shower centerpieces! Read on to learn how we created this eye-catching red, black and white centerpiece for a Modern Ladybug baby shower (and how we made the yummy dipped marshmallows)! Supply List: For the stand: Lollipop stand Craft paper Ribbon Personalized name tags Scissors Tape For the marshmallows: White skewers Marshmallows Red sprinkles White candy melts Coordinating candy To make the lollipop stand...