You’ve chosen the perfect party venue and invited all your friends – now it’s time to decorate! Decorating for a party can seem like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. With a few simple tips, you can turn any party space into a festive celebration.

Choose a Party Venue

The first step in decorating for your party is to choose the right venue. Depending on the type of party you’re throwing, you’ll want to select a space that is both comfortable and spacious enough for your guests. If you’re having an intimate gathering, your home may be the perfect spot. But if you’re expecting a larger crowd, you may need to look into renting a space. Once you’ve selected the perfect party venue, you can move on to step two.

Decide on a Color Scheme and ThemeTable set for wedding with cake out and pink balloons in the background

The next step in decoration is to decide on a color scheme and theme. This will help you narrow down your decoration options and ensure that everything coordinates well. If you’re stuck for ideas, consider using your favorite color or the season as inspiration. For example, if you love the color blue, you could decorate with blue streamers and balloons. Or, if it’s summertime, you could use beach-themed decorations such as seashells and sand dollars. Once you’ve decided on a color scheme and theme, it’s time to start shopping for decorations!

Choose Decorations to Fit Your Theme

Now that you know what kind of decorations you need, it’s time to start shopping! When selecting party decorations, be sure to choose items that fit both your chosen theme and color scheme. This will help create a cohesive look that will impress your guests.

Streamers, balloons, and banners are always great options for adding some extra festivity to any space. You can even get creative by hanging them in unique patterns or from different heights. Banners are also great for adding some visual interest to plain walls or empty spaces. Just be sure to tape them up securely so they don’t fall down during the party!

Put up Party LightsDisco ball and party lights at an indoor venue

Party lights are another great way to add some extra pizzazz to your décor. String lights are always popular because they can be hung up quickly and easily. Plus, they come in a variety of colors and styles so you can find the perfect ones for your event. You van also find moving light machines and disco balls for a pretty reasonable price. These create great movement and can help to encourage dancing among your guests. If you’re looking for something a little more unique, consider hanging up paper lanterns or novelty lights. These decorative lights are sure to wow your guests!


No matter how great your decorations are, they won’t do much good if your guests don’t have anything to eat or drink! Be sure to set out plenty of plates, cups, napkins, and silverware before the party begins. You may even want to create a separate buffet table just for food so there’s plenty of room for everything else. If possible, try to find plates and cups that coordinate with your overall color scheme – this will help tie everything together nicely.

Enjoy Your Hard WorkFriends having a dinner party with different kinds of appetizers and rose wine.

Now that all the work is done it’s time to kick back and enjoy the party you’ve created! Decorating for a party doesn’t have tiring work – with these simple tips in mind, you can easily turn any party venue into a celebration! By following these steps, you’ll make sure that your guests have as much fun admiring the decorations as they do enjoying the company! And who knows – maybe with a little bit of practice, you’ll even discover a hidden talent for party planning!

Staurolite Barn– The Place to Party

If you’re looking for a party venue that is both comfortable and stylish, look no further than Staurolite Barn! Our rustic barn setting is perfect for any event, from birthday parties to weddings. Plus, our experienced team will help make the planning process easy and stress-free. Contact us today to learn more about our party venue!


Staurolite Barn’s indoor and outdoor venue is open during all seasons of the year for you to schedule your event. Curious about what else we can offer in our event space? Have any questions about our space or venue? Contact us today to get all of your questions answered!