June 15, 2010

Beach Ball Themed Bash

This summer, beat the heat and enjoy the company of great friends with a beach ball themed bash.

Beach Ball Bash

  • Set up beach chairs for guests to lounge on -- Pottery Barn

  • An inflatable beach ball cooler is perfect for keeping drinks cold, and doubles as a decoration -- Party City

  • Hang clusters of beach balls in the party space -- Party Spot

  • This colorful invitation is sure to excite guests. It’s printed on 100% recycled paper with soy-based inks, making it environmentally-friendly! -- Grey’s Greetings, available at FineStationery.com

  • Serve colorful and cool concoctions, like fruit spritzers -- Martha Stewart

  • This giant beach ball sprinkler looks like so much fun! Kids and adults can cool off in the backyard -- Pottery Barn Kids

  • Light fare is always good on a hot day. Crab salad rolls and tomatoes with goat cheese are great choices, and easy to make -- Coastal Living

  • Create a garland of paper pennants with phrases like “Splash!” and “Dive In!” -- Kara’s Party Ideas

  • Cookies decorated like beach balls will be a big hit with the kids -- Cookie Crumbs

  • Dress in a casual, yet bright colored cover-up for the festivities -- Neiman Marcus