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10 Boy Party Ideas I Love This Week

| By Stephanie Keeping | Party Central Comments

I am constantly amazed at the imaginative designs I see for boy party ideas. What a privilege to be invited to so many parties! This week brought themes ranging from birthday ideas featuring dinosaurs and cowboys, to monsters and heroes like Buzz Lightyear, to barnyard farm animals and nautical inspiration, with a few turkeys flying for Thanksgiving in between. Hope you enjoy the variety of interpretations, even (or maybe especially) on familiar boy party themes.

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Bright and Colorful Kids Thanksgiving Party

| By Layne Quintanilla | Party Central Comments

Boys, girls, color, party…even the sound of those words conjures ideas of joy and laughter, doesn’t it? When she saw Love the Day’s Thanksgiving printables, Jennifer, of Double Fun Parties, imagined a children’s Thanksgiving guest and dessert table filled with color. She gathered decoration supplies and built a Thanksgiving themed celebration doing that very thing.

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Thanksgiving Dessert Table Ideas

| By Stephanie Keeping | Party Central Comments

Boy, do I appreciate Thanksgiving parties, especially the dessert table! This gathering has an uncomplicated arrangement of treats to please a boy’s sweet tooth AND his mom’s artistic eye. Sunny, of Sunny Designs, has used texture and restrained color ideas for decorations that promote the Thanksgiving theme.

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Thanksgiving Decorations for an Elegant Gathering

| By Layne Quintanilla | Party Central Comments

I love gorgeous thanksgiving decorations. It is something I think about all year ‘round! Today I’m not focusing on a birthday party or a dessert table with cute cakes, but I do want to share some wonderful ideas from Nicole, at Tikkido, for Thanksgiving themed decorations. They are elegant, inexpensive (surprise!) and easy-to-do well ahead of time, using easy to find supplies. Take this as an invitation to be inspired! When you first look at this gorgeous table, you might be too intimidated to replicate it —but wait! Focus on the elements one at a time and you’re on your way to create your own beautiful Thanksgiving tablescape.

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Gorgeous Thanksgiving Decorations for a Family Dinner

| By Stephanie Keeping | Party Central Comments

Boys love party food! They seem to have the idea that they should make an entire Thanksgiving meal disappear in less time than it takes us to set the table! Ahh, but that doesn’t keep us moms from fussing in the kitchen and doing holiday decorations for the dining room and making up fancy dessert tables, does it? Mindy, from Creative Juice, offers some lovely ideas for setting a traditional themed Thanksgiving table.

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A Whoo's Thankful Owl Themed Thanksgiving Party

| By Layne Quintanilla | Party Central Comments

A boy/girl party with the Thanksgiving theme of “Whoo’s Thankful—Lil’ Hoots” is a delightful idea! After talking with her kids about being thankful for the blessings they enjoy, Mariah, of Giggles Galore, decided to turn lessons of gratitude into a Thanksgiving playdate celebration. With Mariah's ideas as your basis, you are able to recreate this party at home. Include some cupcakes, games and party favors and your kids are in for a fun afternoon!

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The Perfect Thanksgiving Kid's Table Decorations

| By Stephanie Keeping | Party Central Comments

I have a theory. Boys love Thanksgiving parties because boys love to eat! Oh, I’m sure they are thankful, too…for all of those delicious food ideas! Today I’m thankful for Paula, of Frog Prince Paperie. Her masterful arrangement of these charming Thanksgiving theme decorations and favor busy-boxes are sure to be a hit with kids and adults. Elements on the dessert table are mirrored on the guest table; warm autumnal colors are coordinated throughout the room to create a most welcoming party.

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