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Personalized Napkins: How Many Should I Order?

17 May

Personalized napkins add the perfect touch to any celebration you are having.  From weddings, bridal showers, baby showers to graduations and birthdays, personalized napkins are something your guests will remember.

Many of our customers ask how many napkins they should order for their special events, and we’ve put together a napkin ordering guideline to help you plan for all of your special events.

Napkin Ordering Guideline

Formal Events  (such as a wedding or benefit)

Order 3-4 beverage napkins per guest For Beverage and Appetizers. Typically there will be a formal cloth napkin used for the meal.

Plus

-For multiple Bars and/or multiple Appetizer Stations, add 1-2 napkins per guest.

-For a Sweet Table, order 1-2 beverage napkins or luncheon napkins per guest.

-For a Midnight Snack, order 1-2 beverage napkins or luncheon napkins per guest.

-For a Photo Session, order 1-2 beverage or luncheon napkins per wedding party guest for wine, cheese and light appetizers.

 

Semi-Formal   (such as a rehearsal dinner, baby shower, bridal shower or special birthday)

Order 2-3 beverage napkins per guest for beverages and appetizers.

 Plus

-For a buffet or sit-down meal, add 1-2 dinner napkins per guest. The alternative is a  printed guest towel or formal cloth napkin.

-For a Sweet Table add 1-2 beverage napkins or luncheon napkins per guest.

 

Casual Events   (such as a graduation party, BBQ party, birthday, child’s party)

Order 2-3 beverage napkins per guest for beverages and appetizers.

 Plus

-For a buffet or sit-down meal, add 1-2 luncheon or dinner napkins per guest. The alternative is a printed guest towel or casual cloth napkin.

-For a Sweet Table or special dessert, order 1-2 beverage napkins or luncheon napkins per guest.

 

Cocktail Parties

Order 4-6 beverage napkins per guest as these affairs usually involve heavy appetizers and drinks throughout the evening.

Plus

-For a dessert buffet or passed desserts, add 1 or 2 beverage napkins or luncheon napkins per guest.

 

Washrooms

If you have a private washroom for your event, guest towels are typically used. Order 2 guest towels per guest.

If you have further questions about ordering personalized napkins, you can contact one of our customer service specialists who are always happy to help answer your questions about wording, color choices, quantities and more.

Best,

Jennifer

As Seen in Daily Candy ~ Holiday Napkin Ideas

15 Nov

We are always flattered when we see our products being gushed about on TV, in magazines, newspapers and blogs. We love our products so much, we’re excited when others take notice, too! When the uber-hip Daily Candy featured our Thanksgiving conversation napkins…

…it inspired us to share other fun napkin ideas for the upcoming holidays!

Take a look at our new “Keep Calm” series of napkins which would be perfect for any Holiday gathering. So “on trend” and fun!

Throwing a cocktail party? Get inspired with some of these great ideas.

Going to a party? These hostess gift sets truly make an impression and come boxed and ready to gift!

Hosting the big dinner party? You can get party ready in a snap with our appetizer and dinner napkins that personalize your party from start to finish!

These are just a few of our ideas to help inspire you and help you get ready for the Holidays. While you’re creating your own personalized napkins, don’t forget all of the other beautiful party supplies we have to make your Holiday get together personalized and polished.

xoxo
Jennifer

Shop the Shoot: NBC 5 Holiday Entertaining Ideas

8 Nov

The Stationery Studio was recently on NBC 5 Chicago to showcase entertaining and gift ideas for Thanksgiving, Hanukkah and Christmas.  Not everyone lives in Chicago, so I thought we could share our ideas with all of our fans with our “Shop the Shoot’ link and the video to see all the ideas!

Enjoy!
xoxo

Jennifer