Kids are always excited about their birthday parties. The idea of cutting a cake, beautiful decorations, giggling with friends, and receiving gifts fascinate them a lot. It’s their happy day and they want to celebrate it with their loved ones. However, for the parents, hosting a party can be a bit intimidating.
Planning a party is not a cakewalk, especially with the pandemic on the swing. Managing things can be a bit more difficult than expected. From the decorations to the menu, . Everything falls into place with a little help. One can avail online services and get things done. In a kid’s birthday party, the menu is often decided as kids like dishes such as chow mein, burgers, fries, pizza, and all things junk.
Once everything is planned comes the last and most important element of organizing the kid’s birthday party and that’s return favours. Return favours are given to acknowledge and appreciate the invitees presence.
Gone are the days when chocolates were given as return gifts. Today, creative and thoughtful return favours are given. That’s the hard part to nail! We know you have been looking for some inspiring ideas, and we bring you some of the best ones.
- Mason Jar Goodies: Kids like all things colourful and brimful. Yes, receiving loaded gifts makes them smile wide. You can stuff funky mason jars with colourful candies and chocolates. Customise each mason jar with the receiver’s name and gift tag. If your budget allows, you can get it in bulk from a gifting store.
- Art Bags: We all have little Picasso in our homes. Fuel their creativity by gifting art bags as return gifts. As children are spending more and more time at home, it is the best option as it will give them a chance to use the idle time doing something productive. You can add crayons, paints, and washi tapes. If you are planning for this gift idea, you can throw an art-themed birthday party. Ask every child to paint something on white paper and use the paper to make bags for the gifts. Every child takes home with him/her the piece of art they created.
- Stationery Gift Items: As parents you always make an estimated budget for the party, where you allot a certain amount to each segment. If your return gift budget is limited, you can go for stationery gift items. Stationery gift items are useful and affordable. Get your supplies in bulk to reduce the cost. You can buy a pencil box, pencils, colours, paper clips or a pen stand with stationery items. A word of advice, pick adorable pieces for the kids.
- Mini Makeup Kit: If it’s an all girls birthday party, you know there is no better gift than makeup. You can make mini makeup kits for pretty girls. Add scrunchies, lip gloss, hair clips, a pair of earrings and all things beautiful for the girls. You can add these in a suitcase shaped box or any decorative box.
- Assorted Gift Hampers: Gift hampers are the talk of the town these days. Everyone is choosing gift hampers over single gifts. You can make your own gift hampers for the kids and cut down on cost. You can add a bar of chocolate, a fruity sanitizer, a lip-gloss, a single stemmed flower, keychain, etc. You can buy everything online in bulk. Buy flower bouquet online, keychains in the initials of every guest, big bars of imported chocolates. Pack them nicely and add a tag.
You can improvise the packing and gift items inside as per your budget and creativity. We hope these ideas will help you and your guests will love it as much as we did.