Throwback Thursday: That time I planned a hipster themed farewell party for Keith who used to work with me

I still question why he decided to leave my side…but he did to join the King James agency group (I’m still waiting for my drinks invitation) you know you can’t promise a coloured free wine and not deliver lol!

We worked together for 5 years so I just took it upon myself to plan his farewell and because he’d become such a fashionista, I decided that having a hipster theme was the only appropriate option. I must say it was pretty fun throwing this little party together at such short notice. Maybe a side career in events deco and props? Mmmm….

Screen Shot 2015-04-09 at 3.20.35 PMThis was Keith’s farewell card. I really enjoyed designing this. I’ve been doing a lot of this type of design recently as well and I know Keith would love anything super modern and contemporary.

Screen Shot 2015-04-09 at 3.19.41 PMSome party props, which we had a lot of fun playing around with once we had a few glasses of wine in our systems.

20150224_160647 20150224_160741 20150224_160749 20150224_160851 20150224_160930Some more party deco

Keith loved his farewell and I loved putting everything together. I wasn’t that much but it certainly made an impact and I think that even the smallest extra detail and make a difference when planning a little party or get together. It will certainly set you aside from others and your friends will feel super special that you went through the effort for them. Try it at your next braai or house party. Make a little banner or fun coasters or create stickers for people to wear…and I promise you it will create a much more fun atmosphere as opposed to something normal.

I’ve attached a link that could inspire you next time you host that next games night or chill evening.

http://www.celebrations.com/c/diy-party-ideas/all

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4 thoughts on “Throwback Thursday: That time I planned a hipster themed farewell party for Keith who used to work with me

  1. It was awesome! Missing you guys! So good to read the good news this morning about all the new wins for the agency. Congrats! Yes, you will get your invite soon!

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