Housewarming Party Invitations That'll Overwhelm Your Guests

Housewarming Party Invitations
If you have just finished doing up your new house and are planning to throw a housewarming party, you must be thinking about sending out party invitations to invite your guests. This Buzzle article provides some ideas to help you with the invites.
After three months of running around to get things done, finally your new house is completely ready. This moment is surely one of the most happiest moments for you, and you would like to share your joy with your loved ones. If you are moving into a new neighborhood, throwing a housewarming party is not only a good way to invite your old friends to your new home, it also gives you the opportunity to get to know your new neighbors. However, before holding a party, it is important that you settle down in your new home. The need to be held within a week of shifting. Your friends do know that shifting to a new home means a lot of work, and throwing a party would be out of question during that time. So, take time to unpack and decorate your house before arranging for a party.

Once all the planning is done and you have looked into aspects such as the number of people you would be inviting, the menu, decoration, music, etc., the next step would be to send out the invitations to your guests. The invite would depend on the kind of party you are going to hold, and also on your budget. Here are a few ideas regarding the party invites.

Invitation Ideas
  • The party invite is meant to inform guests about the party. So, the basic things that should be mentioned in the invitation card are the purpose, date, place, and time of the party. It is also important to mention R.S.V.P. with your telephone number and email ID so that your guests could inform you whether they would be coming to the party or not. Also, do not forget to give directions to your guests, as they may not be aware of the route that they have to take to reach your new home.
  • Most people go for traditional cards that are easily available at local stores. You can also get printable cards online, as they offer a variety of options. If you are creative, then making homemade invitation cards would also be a great idea. For making a card at home, you can use different colored papers and design invitation cards made of different shapes and patterns. Designing the card in the shape of a house would also be a great idea for a housewarming party invite.
  • Another idea for an invitation card is to place the picture of your home on the front page of the invitation card. This is a great way to show the guests a glimpse of your new abode, before they actual come and explore the interiors of the house.
Invitation Wordings

Apart from providing the details of the party, you can print a quote at the left side of the card, adjacent to where the date and venue are given. If you are not able to come up with any quotes or verses, here are some famous lines that you can include in your invitation.
  • The universe is merely a fleeting idea in God's mind - a pretty uncomfortable thought, particularly if you've just made a down payment on a house - Woody Allen
  • It takes hands to build a house, but only hearts can build a home - Unknown Author
  • Home, the spot of earth supremely blest, a dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest - Robert Montgomery
  • Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts - Sir Oliver Wendell Holmes
  • I am grateful for the lawn that needs mowing, windows that need cleaning, and floors that need waxing because it means that I have a home - Unknown Author
You can come up with your own invitation wordings, depending upon the type of party you are going to throw. If you are having a formal party, adding such quotes would be perfect, whereas for an informal party, you can go for a funny quote on housewarming. Your housewarming party invitation should set up the mood for the actual party.