Party Prep

This week had been devoted to getting ready for SCAN’s Board of Young Professionals Bourbon Street in Shockoe Bottom. The house has been SCAN central – Boom was gone all week, sadly, but perhaps it was for the best, as the dining room was looking pretty scary there for a while.

90 masks – all of which I “spruced” up with extra feathers and added the sticks that they theoretically would be held by, but this is what will be stuck into the vases with beads in ’em.

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70 pounds of beads – these will be used in all the vases, grouped together by color to produce “stripes”of beads.

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36L of Rum & Bourbon – Our high end bourbon costs $55/750ml! Thank goodness it was all donated!

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125 gift bags – no BYP members can take a gift bag… 1 per couple! Stapling the “label” I made on the front was a real pain. Next year the committee should print the “label” onto a sticky nametag type thing – would be a little easier.

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300 cups – they turned out really cute!  But I do wish they also had the SCAN logo on ’em – that was my fault.  I was rushed to get the logo to Gentz (who donated the cups as they have her stores’ logo on ’em) b/c I was headed off the the cruise…  oh well, what can you do?

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Tomorrow all my hard work will pay off!  I can’t wait – it will be a good time!  and 191 tickets sold (out of an available 200) – yay!

Now I am just really excited to see Boom!  He has to leave again on Sunday, so we don’t get much time together, esp with the big party this weekend.  (Sigh)

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One response to “Party Prep

  1. Good grief! That’s a lot of stuff! I am sure your party will be a hit!
    oxox

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