Oscars Ballot – 2019

Here at Jollity & Co. we live for a good party! And while we haven’t managed to snag an invite yet, we can image that The Oscars is one hell of a good time, so we always throw a little viewing party. Our champagne may not be Dom, but you can bet our slippers are wayyy more comfortable than those 6 inch heels everyone is wearing.

One of our favorite parts of the night is seeing who was able to guess the most categories correctly! This year we want to have all of our babe friends in on the fun, so we put together this fun printable ballot for you to use at your own Oscars viewing party. Who are you hoping wins best picture? Our team is split between A Star is Born + Bohemian Rhapsody. Be sure to click below and snag your own ballot!

Epic Valentines + Envelopes

Want a BIG idea for showing love at your Galentine’s Party? It’s almost our favorite holiday (okay, yes, every holiday is our favorite) so that means we get to break out our biggest ideas! And, who doesn’t want a GIANT love letter? Or better yet, a wall full of them? You have to admit that this would be the most perfect photo booth backdrop.

You can create an enormous card for each of your friends to open at your Galentine’s celebration! Add in your favorite inside joke, remind your bestie that she’s killing it at her new job, instill how much you love your girl’s new haircut, etc…

For these envelopes we were able to dust off our skills from last year’s Balloonagram. Head over to that post for a step-by-step on how to assemble the perfect vessel to let someone know just how epically sized your love is for them!

And be sure to keep a watch on our Instagram for more photos from this shoot and the other fun Valentine’s Day ideas that we have up our sleeves!

Making this backdrop or a gift for your Valentine? Show us how it turned out and tag us @jollityandco or with #partywithjollity!

Jollity Birthday Cocktail

The Party Girl Champagne Cocktail

It’s no secret that our office supplies include “emergency vodka” and quite a few of our best ideas have been the result of a cocktail or two. So we couldn’t let our second birthday pass by without coming up with our very own signature drink! Be sure to test this out for your next girls night, creativity session, or just to celebrate making it through your day!

  • 1 oz of vodka
  • 1 tablespoon of simple syrup
  • 1 tablespoon of lavender syrup (we used hibiscus lavender)
  • 3 oz of champagne
  • Hibiscus flower to garnish

Pour vodka, add syrups and fill to the top with champagne.

Add hibiscus flower for garnish and enjoy. Cheers!

Making this cocktail? Show us how it turned out and tag us @jollityandco or with #partywithjollity!

DIY Christmas Tree Piñata

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You will need:

  • cardstock paper in colors of your choice
  • tree template (Found Here)
  • fun fringe festooning
  • scissors
  • hot glue gun
  • treats to fill the piñata
  • tape

Step 1

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Print and cut out your tree structure. Create lots of little shapes for ornaments, the let your heart run wild!

Step 2

 

Build your Christmas tree! Fold along dotted line and roll paper to create the cone shape. Use tape to hold your cone together for a flat surface for your festooning!

Step 3

 

Place a line of hot glue along the base of Christmas tree and press the end of your festooning into place. Tightly wrap your fringe up your tree. Use hot glue every inch or two to keep it secure, and hot glue the opposite end of the fringe at the top.

Step 4

Fill your Christmas tree with treats! Secure the bottom of the piñata in place by hot gluing the tabs onto outside of tree. Cover the tabs with small pieces of fringe!

Step 5

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Decorate your tree by hot gluing on your ornaments!

Ta Da!

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Trying out this DIY? Let us see how it turned out by tagging us @jollityandco or #partywithjollity!

Easy Cranberry Margaritas

Tis the season for family gatherings, which means it’s definitely the season for cocktails. If you need to muddle (see that cocktail pun?) your way through an upcoming holiday party, we’ve created a recipe for Easy Cranberry Margaritas that will help you get in the holiday spirit (another cocktail pun, bam).

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Easy Cranberry Margaritas

  • 1 oz of tequila
  • 3/4 oz of orange – flavored liqueur (we used Cointreau)
  • 2 squirts of lime juice
  • Cranberry juice to taste
  • Cranberries to garnish

Rim glass with salt or sugar and fill with ice. Pour liquors, add lime juice and fill to the top with cranberry juice.

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Add cranberries and lime for garnish. Enjoy!

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Add cranberries and lime for garnish. Enjoy!

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Making this cocktail? Show us how it turned out and tag us @jollityandco or with #partywithjollity!

Cinnamon Maple Whiskey Sour

Hosting for the holidays means finding ways to put spins on classic food and drinks to impress your guests. Looking for a holiday cocktail that isn’t the same old spiked apple cider? Our cinnamon maple whiskey sour (or two) should do the trick. Keep an eye out for another signature cocktail recipe to fill your bar on Wednesday!
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Cinnamon Maple Whiskey Sour

  • 1.5 oz or bourbon
  • 1 oz of fresh lemon juice
  • 2 – 4 teaspoons of maple syrup
  • Cinnamon stick
Fill a cocktail shaker with ice (about half to two thirds full). Pour in bourbon, lemon juice and maple syrup.
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Close shaker and shake until well blended.
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Fill cocktail glass with ice and strain the whiskey sour mixture over the ice.
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Garnish with a cinnamon stick, stir and serve.
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Marketing and Content Creator Position

Love party supplies? Have an eye for photos and composition? We are looking for someone to join the Jollity & Co team. The ideal candidate has a strong background in marketing coupled with a strong sense of style and aesthetic. We need someone who understands marketing online, has proven experience in social media, copywriting, great with people, is very organized, a self- starter and quick with emails. Responsibilities and work flow will include time in our retail store as well as dedicated office time. Weekend availability required. Graphic Design skills are a MAJOR plus! This is a full time job with benefits.

To apply please email: info@jollity.co with resume and links to your social media and Pinterest accounts. Please put “Marketing” in the subject line. Please no phone calls about this position.