Celestial celebrations

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These parties are out of this world

Here comes the sun. And the moon. And the stars. From sunshine-themed baby showers to cloud nine birthday parties, millennials will throw some totally cosmic parties this year.

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Creator Spotlight

If you see a glamorous party in Los Angeles, Melissa Andre is probably behind it. The celebrity event planner and Creator takes her audience behind the scenes of every five-star event. Follow Melissa for ideas that make themed parties look chic, not cheugy.

‘My day-to-day job is to get ahead of the trends for my clients. This is how I know that celestial celebrations will be big this year. People love astrology and you’ll see them embrace it—from star-themed brunches to weddings under the full moon.’

Bring this trend to life

If you’re a paper goods brand…

Help people to bring their starlight visions to life with moon-themed invitations, celestial RSVPs and sparkle-infused registry websites.

If you’re a tech brand...

Light the way. Serve people items for children’s parties, such as star lamps, planetary light projectors or an LED moon.

If you’re a home brand...

Help people to make their home décor out of this world. Showcase celestial home items such as moon pillows or a night sky area rug.

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