Once you have decided the date for the party and finished sending the special invitations to your guests, it's time to start planning for the decorations. The first thing is to plan the venue, is it going to be inside your house or is it going to be a garden party? Now, consider the available space and move on to know about the tea party decorations that you can have to beautify the area.
Keep It Simple
You must concentrate on creating a soft and calm atmosphere, instead of a jazzy one. Instead of playing up the entire room, you need to work mostly on the table and area around it.
Start it with party theme which is sure to add fun to the party and will give a defined look to the decorations. You can opt for a color theme or fun theme like Alice in Wonderland. You can add all those elements like mismatched teacups and saucers to the table while doing decorations for kids, especially for that princess theme.
Kids' party can have a mix of colors. Else, you can have a dual colored theme, which is a good idea. Now that the theme is decided, proceed with adding the elements, those essential for the party and to decorate the area.
Add the Essential Elements
Each of the elements mentioned in this section must be so chosen to match the theme. Also, the things must coordinate well with each other. Like the napkins, tablecloth, table mat, tableware, all must complement each other. Start with a decorative tablecloth.
Make sure you invest in classy teacups and teapot which can be used for this party. You can add some elegant cutlery like silverware to the table. Try various napkin folding techniques and add lovely napkin rings to make them attractive.
One of the napkin ring ideas is to use a thick decorative thread and string a tea bag in each. You can arrange plates and other essential tableware needed to serve the food and add lovely flower petals around it.
Finish with Decorative Elements
Table centerpiece is a must for giving a finishing touch to the table decorations. You can add plastic teacups and teapots around this banner as the best decor. Scented, floating candles in lovely colors matching with the theme can be placed on the table or on shelves in the party area.
You can also add fresh flowers and ultimate looking wicker baskets to the table decorations. Light colored curtains or semi-transparent curtains will give a beautiful look to the party area. You can place those extra teacup and teapot sets on the side tables. Make sure you arrange them nicely in a tea tray.