Table Decoration Ideas for a Hen Do
Quirky and personal table decorations for a hen do are the perfect final touch to make the last night of freedom one to remember…
Whether you’re holding a hen party at home, booked a table reservation at your bride to be’s favourite restaurant or hired a booth. Add an extra flare to the celebrations with hen party table decorations that suit your budding bride down to a tee!
Traditional Hen Party Table Decorations
Sometimes it’s best to follow the sheep, and places like Pinterest is a great place to collect ideas that loads of brides have loved in the past!
1. Shot Glasses (Ready for the Toast)
Hen party shot glasses are a must, whether you pick some cheap and cheerful hen do shot glass necklaces from your local poundshop or use them as solid mementos of the hen weekend.
2. DIY Placement Cards
A fun craft project for all the girls that’s also really effective on the day. Write your names, leave little notes or add funny nicknames for originality!
3. Willy Straws
It’s not a traditional hen do without a willy straw to enjoy your cocktail out of, right ladies? See the rest of our hen party accessories here.
4. Photobooth Props
Lay the table with an assortment of hen party props to hold up while you’re taking pictures. Props can range from a selfie frame, moustaches and classic hen do statements.
5. Champagne Flutes
Get all the hen group ready to clink, link and drink with pre-paid champagne flutes ready to get the party started.
6. Cute Confetti
Hen party table confetti is a super easy way to add some sparkle to the last night of freedom. There’s loads of variations of confetti for hen parties e.g. mini L plates, willies, I do tabs, nearly married confetti & more.
7. Hen Party Badges
Personalised hen party badges or otherwise, get all the group together with bride tribe badges that will feel cohesive and personal.
8. Sprayed Centrepieces
A hen party table centrepiece brings the wow factor without being too expensive, plus the budding bride can keep it into married life as a memento too!
9. Fake Rings/Jelly Rings
Add the fun with fake plastic engagement rings to rival your own stunning stone or edible Haribo rings for all the party.
What About Quirky Hen Do Table Decorations?
Stray away from the norm and add a few unique and quirky ideas to your hen party table settings for the wow factor.
1. Hen Party Gift Bags
The beauty of hen do party bags is you can fill them with anything you like that means something to you. For more ideas, take a peek at our essential hen party gift bag ideas guide.
2. Dare Cards
Rather than thinking of a bunch of dares on the spot, be prepared with a variety of hen dare cards you can scatter around the table ready for the more risqué members of the group to try.
3. Advice for the Bride Cards
Whether it’s fun or serious, a nice touch for the hen do table setting is advice for the bride going into her wedding/married life.
4. Personalised Sweets!
Personalised hen party sweets are a great choice if you’ve got a bit of extra money to spend, and let’s be honest – they’re great for an Instagram photo.
5. Paper Lanterns
Although they’re often cheap and cheerful, paper lanterns are a really effective decoration to put on and around the table that’s slightly different from your classic L-plate sign.
6. Hen Party Bubbles
The best kind of decoration is one that can be admired and used right?
7. Pink Table Cover
It doesn’t have to be pink of course but getting a matt or metallic table cover is both practical and nice to look at – hens get messy!
8. Confetti Canons
Upgrade your normal confetti to mini confetti canons and get some great pics or surprise the budding bride on entrance.
9. Personalised Drinking Glasses
Any personalised decoration or gift is a nice touch, and a glass is perfect to be used on the hen night and beyond.
Chic Hen Party Table Decorations
If the classic hen do accessories and decorations make you cringe, here's an array of decoration ideas to suit your best friend.
1. Pimp Your Prosecco
Definitely one of the more expensive options, add a pimp your prosecco station to the hen do decoration and keep the girls hydrated.
Sometimes the simpler the better, and a cute line of bunting around the table or above is a great nod to the celebrations.
Make your own bunting for the hen do with our unique mobile bunting making hen party experience!
3. Foil Balloons
Giant hen party foil balloons are all the rage right now, so jump on the bandwagon for some cracking photos.
4. Fresh Flowers/Succulents
Fresh plants and flowers will not only make your hen do table decorations look nice but smell nice too! This idea is perfect for a hen party at home.
5. Individual Gifts
If you’re the bride to be, show a token of your appreciation to each of your guests with a little gift set on the table for when they arrive.
6. Handcrafted Biscuits
These are all over Pinterest right now! Ask a baking extraordinaire to decorate hen party related cookies as a sweet treat for the favourite women in your life.
7. Rose Petals
Scatter rose petals on the table instead of confetti for an extra sophisticated look, or place tubes of rose petals ready to be thrown. See our guide on 50 classy hen do ideas for more inspiration.