Don’t host a party without these 5 essential supplies

Goods to make any party great.

Since the beginning, Paperless Post has helped people host parties and events better and smarter with our convenient, best-in-class online invitations and informative blog posts with creative party ideas. Now we’re taking it a step further, and we couldn’t be more thrilled to invite you along for the ride. Introducing Paperless Post Party Shop, a new place to find unique party supplies and decor to elevate your next fête. 

“We’ve taken great care to source the best of the best decor and supplies—the kind that’ll take any party from good to great,” says CEO James Hirschfeld. “A big part of that is introducing Paperless Post users to our suppliers’ truly joyous products, from established favorites like Meri Meri to emerging vendors like Living Colorfully—which makes these insanely beautiful decorative disco balls.” Did he say disco balls? Count us in. 

We’re celebrating the grand opening of the Party Shop fully stocked with extra-special accoutrements for six kinds of get-togethers: birthday parties for kids and adults, showers for brides and babies, outdoor parties, and cocktail/dinner parties. Within our “walls,” you’ll find party supplies and decor to match your invitations, your theme, your colors, and the overall tone of your event. 

And it’s only the beginning. We hope you’ll join us as we continue to expand our selection of goods to make all your parties great. 

For now, we’ve taken a thorough inventory of our special little shop to bring you the must-have supplies, decor, and little-something extras that’ll make your party one to remember—no matter what kind of gathering you’re hosting. Read on. 


Kids’ birthday party supplies

Adult birthday party supplies

Baby shower supplies

Bridal shower supplies

Outdoor party supplies

Dinner and cocktail supplies


Party supplies lists for any type of party


Kid’s Birthday Party

Dinosaur-themed invitation and party supplies.

Your kid (and their guests) will go cuckoo for these inventive party supplies. 

1. Eye-catching servingware – Thematic plates, bowls, and cups take the cake at any kids’ party—literally. 

Try: Dinosaur Kingdom Dinner Plates; Rainbow Sun Cups


2. Unique balloons – Interesting mylars and balloon garlands add a certain levity to an event, wouldn’t you say? 

Try: Rocket Foil Balloon; Mylar 16″ Hooray Balloon Banner.


3. Crave-worthy favors – Give your guests a little something to remember your fun party by, plus a gift bag to put it in.

Try: Seahorse & Shell Small Tattoos; Safari Animal Print Party Bags.


4. Playful pinata – It’s party decor, a fun activity, and snack time all rolled into one.

Try: Mermaid Party Pinata; T-Rex Party Pinata.


5. Easy-peasy Party Kit – Our cohesive kids’ Party Kits are the most convenient way to stay on-theme (and not miss anything important).

Shop Party Kits 


Whatever your kid’s birthday party theme, we’ve got fun invitations they’ll love. 

Animal House” by Rifle Paper Co for Paperless Post; “Mermaid Lagoon” by Meri Meri for Paperless Post; “Dig It” by Meri Meri for Paperless Post.


Adult Birthday Party

An adult birthday card and supplies like poppers and sparklers.

Celebrating a big birthday? Here’s what to have on hand. 

1. A centerpiece that shines – Take ’em back to a time when having a fever on Saturday night was a good thing.

Try: The Elton 12″ Disco Ball Mirror Ball; The Chic 4″ Disco Ball Mirror Ball.


2. Mood lighting – Turn down the ceiling lamp and light up some statement candles. 

Try: Fancy Hexagon Pillar Candle; Blossom Dipped Taper Set 18″


3. Grownup napkins – The fabric variety is both sophisticated and better for the earth. 

Try: Palm Springs Napkin Set; Santa Fe Cocktail Napkins.


4. Big balloons – Fact: No one grows out of loving large floating objects. 

Try: Giant Rectangle Confetti Balloon; Mylar 34″ Silver Balloon


5. Something with sparkle – The ultimate celebratory photo op. 

Try: Mini Gold Wish Sparklers; Sparklettes


Whatever vibe you’re going for, our beautiful adult birthday party invitations are bound to excite.

Looney Birthday” by Paperless Post; “New Party Hat” by The Indigo Bunting for Paperless Post; “Sparkling and Swinging” by Paperless Post.


Baby Shower 

A baby shower invitation and party supplies featuring animals and Peter Rabbit characters.

Everything you need to welcome the newest member of your crew.

1. Fun photo props – Get guests in on the excitement (and get on their social media accounts).

Try: Hooray Baby Blue Photo Props; Hooray Baby Pink Photo Props


2. Pitchers with personality – All the better to pour some tea and mom-mosas. 

Try: Acrylic Jug With Swirly Embossed Detail; Thermo With Gold Bird On Lid.


3. Pretty plates – You may want to plan the whole shower around these dishes—we don’t blame you. 

Try: Melamine Lunch Plate With Green Rose Print, Peter Rabbit & Friends Dinner Plates.


4. Standout centerpiece – Something to dress up the table, whether it’s live flowers or something reusable. 

Try: Hazel Gardiner Spring & Summer Table Centerpiece


5. Great garlands – Hang one of these and make any space look instantly more celebratory. 

Try: Flowers In Bloom Giant Garland; Bunny Banner.  


From sweet creatures to pink and blue, we’ve got baby shower invitations the parents-to-be-will adore.

Precious Package”, “Baby Cake”, and “Peach Posies” by Paperless Post.


Bridal Shower

A bridal shower invitation and supplies like plates, poppers, and a garland.

Surprise the bride-to-be with a shower that’s both romantic and a little cheeky.

1. Novelty cocktail napkins – From pretty to kitschy… go with it and have fun. 

Try: Diamond Ring Napkins; Ladurée Paris Large Napkins.


2. Flowers everywhere – Lovely beyond words and guaranteed not to wilt. 

Try: Ladurée Paris Garland; Flower Wall.


3. Beautify the bride – The queen of the day deserves her own special crown. 

Try: Pink Rose Flower Crown; Soak Up The Sunflower Flower Crown.


4. Pretty plates – All the better for eating cake and macarons. 

Try: Ladurée Paris Floral Side Plates; Bamboo Shell Plates


5. Clinkable drinkware – Toast the happy couple with reusable, break-proof “glasses.”

Try: Acrylic Wine Glass In Clear With Pink Stem; Acrylic Tumbler Glass With Swirly Embossed Detail


Invite all her loved ones to celebrate with lush bridal shower invitations that hint at what’s to come. 

Main Squeeze” and “Something Bridal” by Paperless Post; “Tresco” by Liberty for Paperless Post.


Outdoor Party

An outdoor party invitation and supplies like plates, napkins, and a pool float.

Fool-proof outdoor festivities with these summertime party must-haves. 

1. Tasty tablecloths – Elevate any surface—even that old splintered picnic table in the park. 

Try: Make It Rainbow Table Runner; Pale Blue Pinstripe Tablecloth


2. Very good vessels – Your days of using shiny red cups are over, friend. We promise you won’t miss them.

Try: Acrylic Wine Glass in Mint with Pink Stem; French Toile Cups


3. Silly straws – Make any tropical drink (or glass of water) instantly more exciting.  

Try: Sip of Summer Paper Straws; Flamingo Honeycomb Straws


4. Cool pool floats – Sorry noodles, but the truth is… you’re better off in a bowl. 

Try: Golf Cart Float; Clear Blue Chaise Lounger Pool Float – 2 Pack.


5. Platters and plates – For serving burgers and dogs, and then actually eating them. 

Try: Melamine Rectangular Plate with Shrimp Print; Fruit Punch Large Plates.


From the beach to your backyard, take it outside with party invitations that feel so summery.

Palmier Nouveau,” “Splashy Chair,”  and “Brat Stars” by Paperless Post.


Dinner and Cocktails

A dinner invitation with party supplies like candles, cups, and a garland.

Mix things up at your next dinner or cocktail party with unique decor and supplies.

1. A place for us – Help guests find their seat with gilded cards. 

Try: Good As Gold Place Cards.


2. Labels they’ll love – Let everyone know what you’re serving without speaking a word. 

Try: Chalkboard Toppers.  


3. Cute cutlery – To fancy-up those non-finger food items.

Try: Melamine Cake Server; Metallic Gold Cutlery.


4. Friendly competition – Your favorite game in college grows up (but only slightly). 

Try: Prosecco Pong.


5. Light the way – Tapered candles and statement holders always get things glowing. 

Try: Moss Taper Set; Petite Ceramic Taper Holder


Ready to invite your favorites over for a meal and martinis? Here are some great invitations.

Opulent” by Schumacher for Paperless Post; “Pantry” by The Indigo Bunting for Paperless Post; and “Creole Gumbo” by Paperless Post.


Invitations + party supplies, a match made in party heaven

Planning and hosting a party or event is easier than ever thanks to Paperless Post. Just choose your perfect invitations, customize to your heart’s content, and send them out whichever way you choose—via email, text message, or shareable link! Choose a stationery-inspired design for a more classic look, or keep things casual with animated Flyers.

Then, head to the Party Shop and pick up some memorable supplies and decor to bring your party theme to life! No matter what look you’re going for, you’ll find something you and your guests will love at the Party Shop. There’s a reason we call our stuff “the goods that make a party great”—click the link below to see for yourself. 


Browse the Party Shop


Note: Paperless Post Party Shop shipping is only available in the continental US.