101 Ideas & Inspirations: Stress Free Party Planning

101 Ideas & Inspirations: Stress Free Party Planning

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Janel Laban
Nov 2, 2011

party110211.jpg One of the best things about November and December is the uptick in the number of house parties...unless you suffer from hosting stress, as many of us do. To help combat the (unnecessary! really!) worries around throwing a party, here are 101 tips from our archives, ready and waiting, to help you muster up the confidence to host a get together this season, big or small:

CLICK THROUGH FOR THE 101 IDEAS...

# 1 - 8: How to Enjoy Your Own Party

#9 - 18: Always Entertaining Party Games

#19 - 33: Top 15 Holiday Party Tips

#34 - 40: Small Space Dinner Party: Creative Options

#41 - 45: How To Clean Up Quickly: Before Company Arrives

#45 - 50: Ideas For The Best Party Lighting

#51 - 57: When Kids Are Coming to Your House

# 58 - 62: Last Minute Party Staples: Throwing a Party on the Fly

#63 - 68: A Vintage Chic Holiday Party

#69 - 78: Tips for Throwing a Party in a Small Space

#79 - 83: Outdoor Party Ideas for Cold Weather

#84 - 90: How to Manage Pets at the Party

#91 - 93: Make a Storyboard For Your Party

#94 - 97: Assigned Seats for Holiday Dinners

#98 - 101: Creating Space for a Party

...AND MOST IMPORTANTLY, RELAX AND HAVE SOME FUN!

Images: 1. Mat Sanders, 2. Laure Joliet, 3. Living Loving Small on Apartment Therapy, 4. edenpictures with a Creative Commons License, 5. Bob Coscarelli/Chicago Home + Garden on Apartment Therapy, 6. Amanda Johnson

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