It is now the time of year when for many, exams are starting and the main focus is on revision. To have a School Prom to look forward to after exams have finished is always exciting. Even though many Proms take place in June or July now is the time to start planning this big event which is a memorable time. School Proms are either in various venues often being a school hall a club or hotel and is a fantastic opportunity to get dressed up typically in formal wear. A big part of Prom is the having the Prom King and Prom Queen who stand out wearing Sashes and Crowns. We are already busy preparing orders for Prom Queen Sashes and Prom King Sashes which are big sellers and we have a choice of colours to suit. To finish off the look add a Prom King/Queen Crown or a Silver Tiara as well as a Prom King and Prom Queen Robe.
Prom Night Decorations are a must and create the wow factor at any venue particularly if you arranging a Themed Prom Night. Prom Party Decorations include Foil Slashed Curtains which can transform a hall and look really effective, choose Silver for a popular look. Schools Prom themes are great fun and themed packs such as Hollywood, School Days or a School Decoration Pack contains all you need to get the party going. A Prom Column is an impressive School Prom Decorations as are Star Whirls which look stunning Black & Silver. Balloons are always striking and Black, Silver and Gold are ideal for any School Prom Theme. Photo Props help keep special memories of the night, choose from Cowboy, Princess, Pirate and Under The Sea which work well as individual packs or mixed together. Glow in the Dark Party Supplies are always a good choice to give out during the evening and really add to the atmosphere. Our Glow in the Dark Packs have everything you need and are available in various amounts to go with your numbers. Flashing LED Products are also a winner at a School Prom and our range includes Flashing Star Ball and Flashing Guitar Necklaces and Flashing Rings always help get the party going in full swing.
If you are already planning your School Prom and want exciting Prom Party Novelties then we have loads of School Prom Party Supplies to help you.
Are you planning a School Prom this year? We would love to hear your ideas.
The Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle takes place on Saturday, 19th May and the countdown to the celebrations is beginning. The ceremony taking place in Windsor is being televised at 12:00 and the couple will then go around Windsor in a Horse Drawn Carriage. With Prince William being Best Man it is set to be an exciting day. Many people (including myself) are having Wedding Parties, either in the form of Street Parties, enjoying watching the events with family and friends or having a Royal Tea and many restaurants are putting something special on. We are sending out loads of orders at the moment for everything Royal Wedding and our Street Parties Party Packs are a great starting point for everything you need. They are available in different sizes and contain fun accessories and decorations.
However you are celebrating this special day we have lots of fun Royal Wedding Party Novelties for you to choose from. Royal Wedding Bunting and Flags are always popular and The Royal Couple Bunting and The Royal Couple Hand Held Flag look fantastic as does The Royal Wedding Flag. Union Jack Bunting and Union Jack Hand Held Flags compliment this look really well. No Royal Themed Wedding Party would be complete without Royal Wedding Party Decorations and Red, White and Blue or a Union Jack Theme is the way to go. Our Tissue Fan and Tissue Decoration look really effective and a Union Jack Door Cover and Union Jack Dangling Cutouts add to the atmosphere of the day. Balloons always look stunning whether they are tied in bunches or tied to a chair, mix Foil and Latex Balloons and add some Hearts for a romantic feel. To really impress your guests have a Lifesize Cardboard Cutout of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle up which is perfect for the festivities. Setting the table for a Royal Lunch or tea needs to be easy and match the Royal Party Theme so Red, White and Blue Disposable Tableware is ideal with a Union Jack Cascade Centrepiece. Do not forget to wear a Union Jack Hat, a Union Jack Tie or even a Tiara to get into the full swing of a Royal Wedding Party.
There is still time to order all of your Royal Wedding Party Supplies so take advantage of our delivery options.
Where will you be watching The Royal Wedding? Are you hosting a party?
St. George’s Day is on 23rd April. This is a National Day for England and also known as the Feast Day of St. George. There is a well known story that St. George was a soldier who saved a Princess by coming off of his horse and slaying a dragon on foot. Long established customs are to fly the St. George Flag from buildings and we have a choice of various sized flags as well as a St. George’s Hand Held Flag which are also great fun to wave at any parade and a St. George’s Table Flag makes a fantastic table decoration, keeping to a St. George’s day party theme.
This is a day to celebrate all things England. Whether you are planning a St. George’s Day Party, enjoying the festivities in a pub or bar or marking the day at work we have lots of St. George’s Day party ideas for you to add to the enjoyment of the day. Red and White are the traditional St. George’s Day colours and St. George’s Bunting is popular to put up anywhere to show that you are celebrating this day, as are Red and White Balloons which can be tied in bunches and can fill a room. St. George’s Day Decorations include British Cutouts and a Royal King & Queen which really capture the British theme and our range of St. George’s Day Party Packs are a fantastic choice. No St. George’s Day would be complete without having fun with Face Paint and our variety of Red and White make up and face and body paint is perfect to use with matching Hairspray or alternatively you could wear St. George’s Day Wigs such a Lady Wig or a St. George’s Curly Wig for a fun look. A St. George’s Day Bowler Hat really looks the part especially worn with a St. George’s Cape. St. George’s Day Glasses are cool as is wearing a St. George’s Day Sash and looks effective.
This is the time to start getting ready for St. George’s Day and thinking about how you will be celebrating. There is still time to place your orders being able to take advantage of our delivery options.
How are you celebrating this year? Will you like us be decorating your office? We would love to hear from you.
St. Patrick’s Day is on 17th March and is a universal celebration to remember St. Patrick, Ireland’s Patron Saint. Green is the traditional colour for St. Patrick’s Day and party goers used to say that wearing Green made you invisible to Leprechauns and Fairy Creatures that would pinch. The Shamrock is the floral emblem of Ireland and is characteristic for this day. St. Patrick’s Day is a public holiday in Ireland and a St. Patrick’s Day Party can be seen taking place anywhere from a pub, bar, restaurant to a party at home.
St. Patrick’s Day Party Novelties add fun and excitement to your St.Patrick’s Day party and help to get the party underway. St. Patrick’s Day Party Decorations are perfect for a St. Patrick’s Themed Party and St. Patrick Whirls, Gold & Green Metallic Tassel Garland and St. Patrick’s Day Cutouts such as Card Cutout Faces are fantastic and really set the scene. If you are going with a Shamrock Theme then we have lots of choice for you such as, Shamrock Card Decorations, Shamrock Whirls, a Shamrock Hanging Stringer and Shamrock Cutouts. St. Patrick’s Day Flags which include an Irish Flag and a Shamrock Flag together with St. Patrick’s Day Banners, a Foil Fringed Banner and a Large Banner are vivid and eye catching and no St Patrick’s Day would be complete without St. Patrick’s Day Bunting. To get the party in full swing St. Patrick’s Day Party Accessories are just what you need, your guests will love Glitter Shamrock Glasses, an Irish Afro Wig, a Green Glitter Tie and a Headbopper. St. Patrick’s Sashes are always popular as is a Leprechaun Costume. St. Patrick’s Day Hats are popular and A Green Velour Bowler Hat is always a favourite and a St. Patrick’s Topper with Beard and a Shamrock Bowler look cool.
There is still time to get all of your St. Patrick’s Day Party Supplies and with our various delivery options you will have everything you need in time to celebrate.
How are you spending St. Patrick’s Day this year?
The Winter Olympics are being held this year in South Korea from 9th-25th February. The Olympics is always a huge event celebrated worldwide with countries participating in many sporting events. The legendary Torch Relay began on 24th October in Greece and will end at the start of the Olympics. This is just one of the customs surrounding The Olympic Games which include the opening and closing ceremonies and the medal service where Athletes can win Gold, Silver or Bronze.
We always look forward to the Winter Olympics and love watching the events. If you are having a party this time of year it is a great idea to make it an Olympic themed party and we have loads of Olympic party products for you to set the scene and impress your guests. Our products are suitable for any venue including bars, pubs, restaurants and home venues showing the events. Having friends over for a Winter Olympics Party to watch the opening ceremony is always fun and easy to create the atmosphere at home. Bunting and Flags are always a popular choice and can be put anywhere, Hand Held Flags are great to wave whilst cheering your country on or any athlete while you watch them participating. Decorate your Olympic Party with Sports Party Rings and an Olympic Torch Cutout as well as Winter Sports Cutouts to instantly create The Olympic feel and have fun with an Olympic Medallist Stand In. Our International Flag range is a popular choice to capture the mood of the Winter Olympics, this includes decorations such as a Flag Ceiling Decoration, a Flag Banner, Mini Flag Cutouts and Flag Party Tape. To co-ordinate with this range and really add to the Winter Olympic Themed Party our International Flag Tableware is perfect. Set the table for your guests with International Flag Cups, Napkins, Flag Picks, Tablecloth and matching Table Runner. You can also show support for Team GB with a Union Jack Decoration Pack and Headboppers to wear.
There is still time to get all of your Winter Olympics Party Supplies.
Are you hosting or going to any Olympic Parties? Where will you be watching the opening and closing ceremonies?
Valentine’s Day is on 14th February and is also known as St. Valentine’s Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine. Typical symbols of this day include Hearts and Doves. Giving presents and arranging romantic meals is also customary and sending Valentine’s Day Balloons are always sure to impress. A Foil Balloon saying ‘I Love You’ will put a smile on someone’s face and put between a bunch of Heart Foil Balloons in plain colours such as Pink, Silver and Gold looks fantastic.
Many restaurants decorate and theme their venues with a classic colour scheme of red and white. We have loads of distinctive Valentine’s Day Decorations to choose from all suitable for a restaurant or a Valentines themed party. Gold Heart and Red Heart Confetti looks stunning sprinkled on tables as does Red Heart Tissue Confetti. Valentine Heart Cutouts together with Valentine’s Day Heart Garlands look perfect put up on the walls and Valentine’s Day Banners are a fun way to welcome guests and let them know where the party is, particular favourites are the Heart Sign Banner and the Metallic Fringe Happy Valentine’s Day Banner. Valentine’s Garlands are always a good choice and Valentine’s Day Decoration Packs always make ordering easy. Valentine’s Party accessories are cool and Heart Glasses and Jumbo Heart Glasses are vibrant as are Red Heart Headboppers and add to the mood of the party. Valentines’ Photo Props are ideal for creating memories whilst enjoying the festivities.
See the joy and delight on the face of your loved one to see a room decorated for them with lots of Valentine’s Day party products. Dangling Heart Whirls, Jumbo Heart Whirls, Heart Picks and Candy Heart Cutouts are just what you need to make Valentine’s Day special.
Now is the time to start planning your Valentine’s Day celebrations and our delivery options help you be organised and we also provide a next day delivery service for any last minute ideas.
Have you started thinking about how you will be spending Valentine’s Day? Maybe you are wining and dining the special person in your life or having a Valentine’s Day Themed Party for friends, either way we would love to hear from you.
Chinese New Year is Friday, 16th February and is the Year of the Dog. Chinese New Year is also known as Spring Festival and each year is determined by one of twelve animals. This is a public holiday and the main days are New Years Eve and New Years Day. Shops, restaurants and businesses close although some supermarkets stay open with early closing. The night before New Year families have reunion dinners and clean their homes to sweep away bad luck.
We have loads of Chinese New Year party ideas if you are having a Chinese themed party. Chinese Party Products are a must and really get the party underway and shows your guests what an effort you have made. Chinese Decorations are the perfect place to start and as it is the Year of the Dog, a Year of the Dog Stringer, a Year of the Dog Dangler Decoration and a Year of the Dog Cutout Decoration is perfect to put up in any venue. Whether you are having a party to celebrate Chinese New Year at home or in a restaurant China Table Flags and Cascade Centrepieces make eye-catching Chinese themed table decorations. Chinese Cultural Cutouts, Oriental Cutouts and a Chinese Panda Cutout give a traditional look for a Chinese New Year Party. Dragons are always a typical Chinese decoration and we have a good selection including a Dragon Ceiling Decoration, a 3D Oriental Dragon Decoration and an Oriental Jointed Dragon which is available in two sizes. We have some new distinctive 3D Decorations, Long Life and Happiness Signs, Oriental Coins Decoration, Wishing Lampions,and Wishing Signs which capture the atmosphere of a Chinese New Year theme. Dressing up for any Chinese New Year event adds to the mood and a Chinese Coolie Hat or Mandarin Hat is ideal for this. China Flag Bunting is always a must, it is vibrant as is an Oriental Hanging Garland and lets everyone know where the party is.
It is still not too late to order Chinese New Year party products, so check out our choice of Chinese New Year party supplies to find all you are looking for.
How are you celebrating Chinese New Year? We would love to hear from you.
Australia Day is on Friday, 26th January and is a National Holiday in Australia. This day also known as ‘Anniversary Day’ and ‘Foundation Day’ has only become a public holiday in recent times. In 1994 this day was officially declared as a regular holiday. Australia Day is celebrated with friends and family getting together. There are festivals, concerts, picnics, barbeques, sports competitions and fireworks displays. This is also a day where people become Australian Citizens and the Australia Day Honours List is announced.
You do not have to be in Australia to celebrate Australia Day. There are many ways to enjoy the festivities and many pubs, bars and restaurants hold Australia Day Parties as well as private parties being hosted. To add to the atmosphere of an Australian themed party we have loads of fantastic Australian party products. Create the feel of Australia with great Australian Decorations. Australian Bunting is a great place to start, it is a popular decoration and put up outside a venue lets everyone know where the party is, Cutouts are the ideal choice and include Boomerang Cutouts, Road Signs and The Outback Sign. Australian Inflatables are always popular and add to the Australian party decorations, an Inflatable Kangaroo and Snake are perfect examples. Australian Party Packs contain a range of fun accessories and are available in two sizes to suit your needs. No Australian Party would be complete without a Corkscrew Hat to look the part and do not forget to fly the Australian Flag to commemorate this day. Australian Hand Held Flags are great fun to wave at any festival or Fireworks display and an Australian Table Flag makes the perfect centrepiece together with Australian Themed Tableware, The Masters of the Grill Plates and matching Napkins.
There is still time to get all of your Australia Day party supplies using our choice of delivery options including a next day delivery service.
Where are you on Australia Day? How will you be celebrating?
Burns Night takes place on Thursday, 25th January and celebrates the Scottish Poet Robert Burns whose famous works include Auld Lang Syne. The classic way to honour this occasion is to have a supper. This can be a formal or informal evening which typically involves a traditional Scottish meal of Haggis, drinking Scottish Whiskey and reciting the works of Robert Burns and also includes the playing of the Bagpipes.
To celebrate Burns Night we have lots of Scottish themed party products for you to choose from and a Burns Night Party is the perfect time to enjoy a get-together with friends and family. To get a Burns Night Themed Party in full swing our traditional Blue and White Scottish Decorations such as a Garland and a Tissue Ball Garland is just the thing. St. Andrews Bunting is always a popular choice and looks great put up at any venue with a St. Andrews Flag. Scottish Flags can be used as decorations, a St. Andrews Table Flag makes a great table decoration and a St. Andrew’s Hand Held Flag is good fun to wave. St. Andrews Themed Accessories are also very distinctive, make some noise with some Flag Party Trumpets and look cool wearing a pair of St. Andrews Cross Glasses and a Cardboard Hat. A Scotland Party Pack is always a simple of way of ordering all you need. A Scottish Lion Flag is also a good choice for a Scottish Theme and a Tartan Bow Tie, Tam O’Shanter Hat and Kilt are ideal for a Burns Night Theme.
For all your Burns Night Party Supplies look no further than Novelties Direct and our shipping options give you plenty of time to order.
How will you be enjoying the festivities of Burns Night? We would love to hear from you.
As 2017 draws to a close, we are excited about the next two weeks of Christmas Parties, over indulgence and New Years Eve Parties as the countdown to 2018 begins. This is the perfect time to unwind, get together with friends and family and enjoy lots of Christmas Party Novelties such as Santa Hats and Christmas Crackers as well as of course enjoying all the traditional Christmas Decorations. Seeing out 2017 and welcoming 2018 with a New Years Eve Party is always great fun and putting up New Year Banners and wearing New Year Hats and Glasses always adds a special touch to the night.
As we move into 2018 the events and parties still continue and our Party Novelties are perfect for all occasions and celebrations. As soon as we move into January plans then turn to our seasonal festivities all of which are a great excuse for a themed party. Valentine’s Day is on 14th February and we have lots of Valentine’s Themed Party Decorations and Valentine’s Party Packs for you to choose from. Soon after Valentine’s is Chinese New Year on 16th February and this year is the Year of the Dog and a Chinese New Year Themed Party is always a popular choice and we have classic Chinese New Year Decorations for you choose from. St. Patrick’s Day on 17th March is always celebrated in a big way and we have a large range of St. Patrick’s Day Party Supplies including St. Patrick’s Day Hats, Decorations and Flags to add to the atmosphere of your St. Patrick’s Day Party. We are constantly adding new and exciting products to these and all of our other categories so do not forget to keep looking.
Next year also brings three other big events to get excited about and which we are already working on. The Winter Olympics are from the 9th-25th February. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are getting married on 19th May and the World Cup kicks off on the 14th June. All of these future events are the ideal times for social gatherings and festivities and our preparations are already in full swing.
We wish you lots of fun over the festive Season and a happy New Year.
Have you started planning yet for next year?