(Closed) 80’s theme cocktail hour…need ideas please!

posted 8 years ago in Themes
Post # 3
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Bumble Beekeeper

When I think 80s, I always think neon lights, black furniture and good music. lol.

I would definitely get some lighting and light hte room in bright pinks, purples, greens, etc.

Post # 4
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Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2011

Can you do 80s themed cocktails? Something involving ecto cooler? Or day glow colors?

Post # 5
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

Too bad you can’t get White Mountain coolers any more.  That is the most 80s drink I can think of.

Post # 10
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Buzzing bee

@luxekitten:

maybe you could still display the photos, but set them up in an 80’s way-Maybe make a stand up board-use silver foil paper, use LPs and put your photos in the middle of each LP ? 

Post # 11
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

I actually love the idea of you putting out pictures of you guys in the 80s.  Do it!

Post # 12
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Busy Beekeeper

You could use the ‘famous’ 80’s movies – like:  Say Anything, Sixteen Candles, Breakfast Club… those to me SCREAM 80’s!

Post # 14
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

I know this may be WAY cheesy, but how about a prom queen and king type thing.  I always think of cheesy prom teeny boppers when I think about the 80’s…and the kick ass music.  

Post # 15
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: February 2011

Coke bar and mirrored table-tops? 

 

…seriously though, how about just making buttons as favors that say things referencing the 80s: 

“That’s so very”

“I want candy”

“I’m a Jellicle cat”

“greed is good”

“every rose has its thorns”

“Material Girl”

etc. 

Post # 16
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2011

@JennyW1:

 

That’s AWESOME!

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