Posted on Jan 24, 2012 | Comments Off
Party His Socks Off!
With the Superbowl 2 weeks away, it’s time to make those Super Sunday Party Plans!
Even if you’re not a football fan, no one wants to be stuck in the kitchen when everyone else is partying in front of the television!
The Serving Tray Basket is a great way to carry coffee table appetizers from the kitchen to the couch in one trip! Plus, with a removable liner, clean up is a lot easier than carpet spot-cleaning!
There will be spills, crumbs, and confusion; be prepared for them! Fill a Square Utility Tote with extra napkins, paper towel rolls, your preferred carpet spot pre-treater, & a handheld wet-vac. Now set it somewhere close to the action but out of the way like behind or beside your couch, under the coffee table, or next to you entertainment center. If the excitement causes a mess, you won’t have to run and hunt for any of your trusted supplies.
Don’t forget to have a trash bag handy! With napkins, toothpicks, wing bones, and other disposable/messy components, appetizers and snacks can make clutter & chaos fast! Keep your trash bags looking tidy with a Tall Utility Bin.
Personal Chip Sacs!
Passing a big bowl of chips can get dicey – especially in tense moments when your team is making a big play. A simple solution is: stop sharing! A big bowl of chips can make a big mess with just one fumbled pass. Line a few Littles Carry All Caddies with a small paper sack or plastic wrap and set the big chip bowl at your snack buffet with a handy scoop or large tongs. Your guests can refill their chips as needed — and this tiny tote’s handle makes party plates overflowing with appetizers and chips a thing of the past!
Napkin Caddy & Sauce Bottle-olier
Keep all your sports fans happy by keeping their favorite sauces & condiments handy! Whether adding a dash of hot sauce or a squirt of ketchup – make sure your guests can easily get to what they want without missing a big play! Fill the 5 exterior pockets of a Mini Organizer with a variety of sauces, condiments, or spices and add extra napkins & flatware to the large inner pocket for extra convenience!
Get that Tailgate Feel Indoors (without the mess)
Want that tailgater vibe within sight of your tv? Put a few ice packs (not loose ice) in the Thermal Container and fill the rest with drink cans! Now your guests can get that “reaching into the cooler” moment without a drippy, ice-melting-to-a-puddle cooler scratching up your floor. Plus, the Thermal Container comes in small or large so you can choose the size that best suits your party’s needs.
Decorating & “Undecorating”
Don’t let your excitement get smothered before the game! Decorating with Thirty-One is a breeze! Set out your supplies, then organize them in an Organizing Utility Tote. You can keep tape, scissors, and other small necessities in the side pockets and easy-to-reach while your hang streamers, banners, or signs.
Keep a little notebook and pen is the largest side pocket! Brainstorms for next year’s party or just your next party often hit while you’re hip-deep in setting up today’s party. Don’t let those great ideas get away! Jot them down & keep them with you without leaving your decorating halfdone. Plus, when it’s time to take it all down, you can note anything that needs replacing (torn tablecloths, ripped streamers, etc).
Take the Party with You!
If you’re not partying at home, Thirty-One products can still make the party go smoother.
Expand-A-Tote Day Extender — If you’re going tailgating or to a barbeque, pack a few cold weather necessities in this versatile tote! An extra throw or blanket, firstaid kit, and handwarmers can come in very handy. With the Expand-A-Tote Day Extender, you can keep them all right at your side, and if the day warms up, you can unzip the middle to expand the tote and keep up with any accessories that are too hot for the party: scarves, gloves, caps. Telling your kids to put their gloves in this tote will help them keep up with their gloves and save you from discovering that they’ve lost a glove at the tailgate-party when you’re getting them ready for school the next day.
Large Utility Tote — Don’t make six trips! We’ve all done it. Walk from the car to the house, car to the house – carrying ugly plastic sacks with extra chips, drinks, a bag of ice, spare cups, and whatever else you’re taking to your friend’s party. Just neatly stack it all in a Large Utility Tote and set it in your trunk. When you get there, take out the tote and make one trip to the house. Once inside and empty, you can put yours and your kids coats in the tote to make getting them ready to go outside in the cold a little easier!
Zip-Up Pencil Pouch — Don’t want to be tied down to a large purse or tote for the party? Pack those necessities that won’t fit in your pocket in the Zip-Up Pencil Pouch. Keys, cellphone, tissues, and other supplies easily fit in the pouch, and the pouch will tuck into your coat your jacket! Or with a Wristlet strap you can keep the pouch close by without keeping your hands full!
Thirty-One products can make your party go smoother! Whatever your plans are, remember to have a great time!Read More
Posted on Dec 27, 2011 | Comments Off
Entertain the easy way this year!
The New Year is just days away! Let Thirty-One help you get ready in style!
Fill an All-In-One Organizer with your party favors! This makes it easy for someone to pass the favors and keeps them looking neat the whole night! Or dangle a Littles Carry-All Caddy full of favors off your arm like a purse so you can pass them out as you greet your guests!
Don’t let boredom send your guests to other parties!
Fill an Organizing Utility Tote or Storage Tote with supplies for your favorite party games to keep everyone having a great time! For New Year’s Eve, try 2012 Fortune Telling — Create a list of funny fortunes (like you’d find in fortune cookies) and cut them out. Fold the slips and let guests draw their fortune from the Littles Carry-All Caddy. As they draw, read the fortunes out loud, and enjoy the laughter!
Keep it Clean!
Don’t lug around a chunky trash can!
Cleaning up accidents and trouble spots as they happen will make your guests more comfortable than navigating around spills and trash. Beside your good table, line a Tall Utility Bin with a heavy duty trash bag so you can have a trash bag that’s easy to find but still looks great!
Take it With You!
The Every Party Kit
Zip-Up Pencil Pouch in your purse or waits neatly in your car while you take your clutch inside!
Networking At the Party
You’re going to have a good time, but don’t be unprepared to make new contacts.
Five Pocket Clutch take a clutch that’s both cute and functional! Whether a social gathering of friends or a work party, you’re likely to meet a few new people. Have your business cards at your fingertips and be able to keep their cards organized as you receive them. Add a Wristlet Strap to keep the clutch dangling comfortably from your wrist instead of tucking it constantly under your arm or laying it on a table.
If you’re going out for New Year’s Eve this year, stay safe and have a great time!