theme - props and backdrop ideas to turn your party into a fantastic
night. page updated 21 Oct 2014
Having a college party? Get event planning ideas
here to make yours the best yet!
perfect for a banquet
a medieval banquet and ball with our theme ideas from the middle ages...
this castle be the venue?
(see Comlongon Castle photos or Windsor Castle photos to see
a castle for real)
x 6ft painted backdrop of a castle through an archway
x 6ft painted medieval fireplace backdrop
Medieval fireplaces were grand
they needed to be to heat the great halls.
This monster backdrop of a typical fireplace will cover a wall and
set the scene for your own medieval banquet or dance.
flame machine in action (we supply a range of sizes and formats)
People tell us that mock
flame machines really add
atmoshpere. They work really well both in main areas and as additional
lighting effects for entranceways, foyers and corridors flickering
lights leading to a dungeon, perhaps...
see a stocks
and dungeon vignet
usually rent them in pairs or you can buy them outright
|The walls of the main hall
were filled with the
coats of arms of all the knights and great families that were in
Here's some of those that could be used in the theme for your party...
| heraldic flags make great
wall hangings or they
can be hung from the ceiling above the dance floor / banqueting area
(see some real scottish clan and sept flags)
| ..and here's more
wall-hanging ideas in keeping
with the theme..
| some decorative shields
add to the ambience
fabrics and rouches to give your venue the final touches - (picture a
hollywood rendering of the inside of King Arthur's castle at Camelot)
and consider a dragon prop
full rig of a theme like this can cost anything upwards of
£500 depending on location, venue size, degree of
sumptuousness(!) required and number of guests.
should be able to rent individual props or groups of props for as
little as £35 (plus delivery) per night if you shop around.
Your supplier should arrange delivery and collection afterwards - one
more way to help take the strain!
your special occasion deserve the KayDeeElle ideas generator treatment?
Of course it does!
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to see some miscellaneous pictures of props, before and after shots,
themed events in full swing? Then see our Misc
banquet or dance? Give it a special touch and let your guests have the
time of their lives. A medieval party theme really works...
have the most WOW occasion possible - use
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