GUIDE TO BUYING CHILDRENS BIRTHDAY PARTY STUFF ON EBAY
1.) Organising your kids parties is fun!
2.) Buying stuff on ebay is fun!
So why not combine the two and have an ultimate kids birthday party at home by purchasing almost everything you need from ebay.
Here's how to do it succesfully:
1.) Decide how you would like to make your child's birthday party unique! ie: choose a theme or even just a colour scheme for decorations. Ebay is a great way to browse for ideas if your stuck! Simply type in birthday party and you'll see the hundreds of options available for kids party themes these days. Many kids will already know exactly what they want aswell. Remember when you were a kid - we all had a favourite superhero, tv show or hobby!
2.) Once you have chosen a theme, make a list of everything you will need to buy for that special day. Then decide on how many people you will be approximatly inviting and write down all the details of what games the children will play.
3.) Log into your ebay account and then start searching. This is the fun bit. You simply go to Home & Lifestyle, then parties and occasions and then type your theme into the search bar. (eg: if your having a spiderman party - type spiderman or if its going to be a barbie party - type barbie.) Another way of doing it is simply search by colour. (Eg: type pink for barbie parties or blue and black for batman.) You may not be able to purchase absoultely everything you need in the actual themed product so using colours to search may come in handy.
4.) Bid on the items you would like to purchase.
Its that simple!
***NOW HERE'S A COUPLE OF EXTRA TIPS***
*Start planning and making your purchases early. About 2 months in advance should leave you plenty of time and ensure its not a hectic last minute dash to purchase everything.
*Dont forget to always check the other items the seller has listed on ebay once you have purchased something but before you have sent your payment. Most sellers offer a discount on postage prices for combined purchases. Then you will save even more $$$.
*Paypal is the easiest and safest way to make payments on ebay, it is highly recommended for making purchases for overseas products and best of all, there are no fees to send money via paypal.
HAVE FUN ORGANISING YOUR LITTLE ONES BIRTHDAY - HOPE ITS A BLAST!