Thursday, June 28, 2012

1 Month Away: The Shower Countdown

We are OFFICIALLY one month away from God baby's shower.  We've discussed the theme and outlined the plan... Now, it's time to put the finishing touches on the Ruffles&Bows shower details. I mentioned in this post about some upcoming lists, one of which, is the baby shower to-do list.

Here goes:

Things to Do
Which is probably going to grow like 500 times before the event!
- Entryway ruffle wreath
- Small pennant banner for the fireplace wreath
- Purchase thrift store vases
- Container for photobooth props
- Photobooth backdrop
- Buffet labels (blank)
- Dessert buffet labels
- Floral arrangements
- Poms (fold/prep)
- Straw flags
- Drink Station Signs
- Favors (finalize bags and tags)
- Purchase game supplies
- Purchase prizes
- Create bow holder (large frame)
- Finalize cake design
- Embellish clothespins
- Fold napkin bows
- Finalize space layout
- Finalize schedule
- Finalize dessert list for display
- Order linen 
- Finalize guest book (or bank or art display)
- Spray paint frames for pictures/signs
- Make bathroom sign
- Purchase Make-A-Bow station supplies
- Purchase mason jars
- Purchase cutlery/plates
- Ruffle mobile
- Mom/Dad-to-be pins
- Finalize kids' area
- Finalize menu

This post will become a living document.  As I update, I'll cross things off or link to future posts for DIY tips... I am getting SO excited... and already feeling the good-nerves and stress of making this party a fabulous one.

Stay tuned for some sneak peeks and DIY details!
Happy celebrating, islanders!


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