Parties can range from house warming parties, to birthday parties, holiday parties, engagement parties, etc. You can even throw parties just to have fun. Find a reason to celebrate, whether it is a holiday, a special occasion, an achievement, a big announcement, a new endeavor, a job well done or a journey completed. The reason you are partying will set the tone.
Before you can have a party, you must go through a preparation process. This is where you plan the party. You try to figure out how to throw the party, by doing this you have to first come up with an idea, reason, or a theme. After this is complete, the decision making for the rest of the party will be easier.
First step to planning a party, is to decide on a date, time, and location. You will need to make sure that the date, time and location is convenient for the person, you are throwing the party for. You also need to make sure that it is a day that people are off of work, more like a weekend and not a Sunday. That is the beginning of the week for some people.
Second, send the invitations. It is better to send the invitations, rather than calling over the phone. I know because I tried this one time and it was a hassle. Make sure to send you invitations about three weeks before the party. This gives people time to plan it around their schedule. When you send an invitation, send it postal, not email. Emails tend to get lost more than postal. This give the people that you are sending the invitation to, a higher chance of marking it in their calendars. When they mark it in their calendar they will be able to make arrangements for your...