Spa Party Ideas
last updated 1/7/2019
Once your little princess discovers the world of fun hair accessories and nail art, there's no turning back! Indulge her love of being pampered by throwing a spa-themed sleepover party for your daughter and her friends. Tara from Spot of Tea Designs styled and photographed this gorgeous spa party for us.
Spa Party Personalization & Invitations
- From the get go, guests can get excited for a day of relaxing fun with themed invites personalized with your event's info.
- Identify seats in a themed way with customized placemats and matching lollipops!
- Tailor your decor to the birthday girl with a banner that calls her out by name.
- Fill up favor bags with surprises unique to each attendee like personalized bag tags, bookmarks, magnets, zipper pulls, buttons, etc.
- After the event, make every guest feel like a VIP with a customized thank you note.
Spa Party Decorations
When choosing your decorations, set the scene for a relaxing afternoon of pampering with a soothing color palette.Crisp whites and cool blues will play up the clean spa theme, while a pink will add a feminine touch!
- Call out your color scheme with solid color tableware, you can mix-and-match when it comes to the shades of plates, cups, cutlery, and napkins.
- If your daughter's style is on the louder side, embrace it with bold patterns like pink zebra.
- You'll also be able to use traditional decor in your daughter's favorite colors like balloons, streamers, hanging decor, and confetti that will add to the celebratory nature of the event.
- Fluffies hanging from the ceiling are the perfect way to mimic bath poofs.
- Hang a banner to call out the occasion you're celebrating.
- Set up different stations around the room with foot baths, nail polish, face masks, and whatever other activities you want to include.
Spa Party Food
- It's a girls night! Enhance your color scheme with bright pink beverages like Raspberry 7UP Punch.
- Serve up shaped snacks like cookies or sandwiches designed to look like flip flops.
- Use favorite floral cookie cutters to give cucumbers a cute shape!
- Marshmallows can be used to create treats designed to look like cotton balls or nail polish bottles.
- Cupcakes are a party classic use the icing or sprinkles to compliment the color scheme of your celebration.
- Chocolate covered strawberries are sure to be another delightful addition to your festivities
Tips and Tricks:
Think outside the box with your party accessories! Colorful paper straws are not only great for drinks but can be trimmed down and used for cupcake toppers for her big day. There's always a good use for leftover supplies if you put your mind to it. Plus, they're so adorable, they'll even help her relax - it is a spa party after all!
Spa Party Games & Activities
- Put a fun twist on Spin the Bottle when you have each of your daughter's friends take turns to choose the color for their manis and pedis!
- Once the nail polish colors are selected manicures and pedicures are a must at any spa party.
- Kids will love applying face masks. For even more fun they can make their own.
- Other awesome DIY activities include making bath salts, bath bombs, and hand lotion.
- Attendees of the bash will also love getting to make their own lip gloss.
- Glitter glue pens are the perfect way for kids to customize eye masks that can be used long after the party ends.
- Use a head to toe spa kit to give guests the ultimate pampering experience.
Spa Party Favors
- Combine nail polish, cotton rounds, and pedicure tools in a mason jar to make a cute pedicure pack.
- Robes can double as a way to get guests in the spa spirit at the party and later can be used as a fun favor to take home after the party ends.
- As mentioned earlier, personalized favors make every attendee feel incredibly special.
- Spa favor kits can be purchased online or you can DIY your own using individually sold supplies.
- Nail polish is essential to any set of relaxation supplies.
- Another cool way to say thanks for coming to each guest is by gifting them a bath sundae filled with a bath poof, hair ties, rubber duckies, and any other cute surprises you can think of!