Teddy Bear Tea Party
Did you know that November 16th is National Party with your Teddy Bear Day? If you have a little girl who loves her stuffed animals, this is the perfect time to set up her own little tea party. As any parent knows, girls love playing with their stuffed friends, setting up imaginary schools, jobs, or, of course, tea parties for them. Wouldn't it be fun for her to actually have a real tea party, with all of her little friends and their favorite stuffed animals? You may even be surprised just how easy it is to throw a teddy bear themed tea party for all of your daughter's friends!
Teddy Bear Tea Party: Stuffed Animals
Of course, you need to make special accommodations for the guests of honor at your daughter's teddy bear tea party - the teddy bears! When sending out your party invitations, consider sending the invitations actually to your daughter's friends stuffed animals, just make sure to also c/o it to their owners as well. Along with inviting the teddy bears and their special owners, consider purchasing some new stuffed animals for the party. Girls will love to open goody bags and find new little stuffed animal friends, especially stuffed cats, stuffed bears, and other cute animals!
Teddy Bear Tea Party: Tea Set
If you have one, this is the perfect time to take out your daughter's tea set. It is easy to find porcelain or plastic tea party sets made just for little girls. Just make sure that it is made for use (not display) and can be washed. For parents who don't want to deal with the mess, you can easily find party paper sets made just for tea parties. These have a tea party design (or princess if you would prefer that theme) and include napkins, plates, cups, and sometimes invitations too! Also, to have a bit more fun, consider purchasing some decorative sugar cubes. They are perfect for decorating and add a cute touch to your party table that little girls will absolutely love!
Teddy Bear Tea Party: Party Favors
While you may want to focus on the tea party itself, don't forget to have little goody bags and prizes for all the little girls at your party. Girls love to find little treats when they go to a party, especially if they are animal or teddy bear themed. If you want to keep the party elegant, consider going with animal shaped candies and stationary. All of your little guests will love to show off colorful pencils and teddy bear themed notebooks at school. Just make sure you match your party favors to your theme. While they are a big deal to little girls, many of these exciting favors are cheaply available in quantities perfect for parties. Also, don't forget that this is the perfect time to get out the princess items. Encourage kids to dress up as princesses for your tea party! It will make it more memorable and fun for everyone involved, especially since parents will love taking (or receiving) pictures of the cute party!