So, your best friend is getting married and you've been tasked with planning her bachelorette party. Sounds simple, right? If only! Between deciding on a destination, locking in an itinerary, managing the budget and keeping the group chat on task, it can be easy to run out of time - and energy - to organize decorations for the party.
Although it might be tempting to skip the decorations altogether (I mean, are they really that important?), every veteran MOH knows that jazzing up the party pad is key to making the weekend feel like a true bachelorette celebration, and not just a girls weekend.
The good news? There's no need to overcomplicate it! While it may seem daunting, decorating for a bachelorette party doesn't have to be an impossible task. To prove it, we've put together 10 bachelorette party decorating ideas that won't break the bank or take hours to set up.
Whether you go with one idea from the list or several, we promise you won't regret putting a little bit of effort into your bachelorette party decorations.
1. Decorate The Bride's Room With Balloons
2. Put The Groom's Head On A Stick
Photo via @hauteofftherack
Got a printer? And some popsicle sticks? That's all you need to create this hilarious Groom On A Stick bachelorette party photo prop that can double as a cute decoration. And if you're not feeling crafty, there are plenty of DIYers out there you can enlist for help instead.
3. Pour Cocktails With Themed Cups And Silly Straws
If your planning to have a cocktail (or two) at your bachelorette party, then it's a no-brainer to upgrade your party cups to ones that coordinate with the theme. Not only are they practical, they are an easy way to dress up the party pad without a ton of effort. Don't forget the fun straws!
4. Hang Up A Photo Booth Backdrop
Take a page from the party planning pros at Bach & Boozy and make a big statement with a bachelorette party photo backdrop! All you need to recreate this look is a foil streamer curtain, party banner and for those who want to go above and beyond, a DIY balloon arch.
5. Have Your Party Favors Do Double Duty
Kill two birds with one stone by using your party favor gift bags as decorations. Display them front and center on the island or dining room table, just like Scottsdale Bachelorette did for this bride-to-be's bachelorette celebration. Not only will the bride squad freak out when they see all their cute gear for the weekend, the gift bags will add a festive pop of color to your bachelorette party pad.
6. Rent A Marquee Sign
Make a BIG statement without a ton of effort by renting these giant light-up marquee letters. Choose any phrase you'd like and then have your sign delivered. Easy peasy.
7. Smile With Bachelorette-Themed Props
Say cheese with a fun bachelorette-themed photo prop, like this giant rose gold engagement ring. Use it as a party decoration and then bring it out to the bars to capture even more cute snaps from the night.
8. Set Up A Balloon Arch
Photo via @gotyourbash
Perhaps the MVP of all bachelorette party decorations, a balloon arch is foolproof way to make any house rental or hotel room feel like an instant party. And while they make look intimidating to make, balloon garlands are surprisingly easy to DIY - we promise! Check out this video tutorial and then snag a balloon arch for your own bachelorette weekend.
9. Level Up Your Late Night Snacks With Themed Cookies
Late night snacks, but make them sweet (and cute)! Custom cookies like these by Jetset Bachelorette can double as a delicious treat for the bride squad and a cute party decoration when displayed on a serving dish on the island.
10. Hire Someone To Do It For You
Last but not least, take the ultimate short cut and hire an expert to decorate for you! Consult a bachelorette party planner like Bach Babes to help pick the perfect party theme, organize the best favors, decorate the party pad and even stock the fridge on your behalf. Now if that isn't easy, we don't know what is!
There you have it - 10 easy decorating ideas for your bachelorette weekend! Need even party planning inspiration? Check out our bachelorette city guides and online party shop for everything you need to host the perfect bachelorette weekend.