As thrilling as it sounds, a house party can bring in a whole lot of stress. From pre-party preparations to post-party cleaning up, you hardly get to rest. Despite all the stress, house parties are a comfortable yet practical way of socializing. Knowing every nook and corner of your house is an added advantage and comes in handy in case of emergencies.
Here's a list of things you need to keep in mind before throwing a house party:-
#1. A master plan
A disorganized house party will always be a social dud. You need to create a master plan for the entire party. Not only will the master plan keep your party shopping straightened up, you won’t find yourself caught up in a situation where you do not what to do next.
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#2. Careful invites
You do not want any awkward moments at your house party. In order to avoid the melodrama be careful with who you invite. Inviting people who don’t get along or inviting your own rival can spoil your perfectly planned party. You can increase your social contacts effectively just by being clever with the guest list.
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#3. Prior preparations
Avoid any chances of last minute preparations and panic attacks if you really want to enjoy your party. Prior arrangements and preparations of your party can give you plenty of time to work on various other things like your look for the party and how you will play it cool in front your crush.
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#4. Watch your clothes
Believe it or not, what you are wearing really does matter. If the party is at your house, getting that amazing look is even more important as all the eyes are on the host. That stunning dress additionally gives you the power to draw all the attention towards yourself and you have a command over the party.
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#5. Neighbor troubles
While having fun at your party is a must, it is also important to ensure that your neighbors are not disturbed by your party. Stick to the basic rules of not keeping the music too loud, avoiding the possibilities of party fights which may disturb the vicinity, not wrapping up too late, and pre- informing your neighbors about the party.
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#6. Food and beverage
It is essential that you plan the menu carefully. Your party is a fiasco if people do not find the food and beverages good. An important thing to keep in mind before etching out the menu is to put in more options. Pick items that are universal favorites and have the brilliant backup options ready.
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Another factor that can make your party a hit is music. If your guests do not seem to be enjoying the music, it is high time to do something about it. Try experimenting with some all time favorite jams. Retro tracks can also do the trick of getting people to notice the music.
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#8. Avoid alcohol
As the host, it is incumbent upon you to keep things in order. If you end up getting drunk, you will wake up to a horrendous mess to clean while having a terrible hangover. To keep your morning smooth, go easy on the alcohol.
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#9. Wrapping up the party
You should know how to put the party to an end. If you do not initiate the wrap-up, party freaks will end up staying at your home for the entire night. The best way to drop hints of a wrap up is to bring the music down and begin cleaning up.
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