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Old 09-28-2017, 07:35 PM
 
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I knew someone who did something similar (although it was a different color). She was really upset when the day came and not a single person showed up. Might work for a child's birthday party, but, it did not go over well with her adult friends.
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Old 09-28-2017, 08:59 PM
 
Location: Queen Creek, AZ
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The problem with buying several T-shirts is knowing to buy the right sizes. Also what if they don't show up? Wasted money.

As stated, perhaps I can encourage the guests to wear pink, but not make it a requirement. I won't make anyone wear IZOD either.
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Old 09-28-2017, 09:01 PM
 
Location: A Yankee in northeast TN
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Black/white with OP providing an assortment of pink accessories to choose from on arrival? Bow ties, brooches, hair bands, suspenders, scarves, hats? Of course only OP knows if his friends would be the type to willingly participate in something of the sort.
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Old 09-28-2017, 09:55 PM
 
Location: Toronto
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That sounds like a fun theme. You can also have pink buttons for anyone not wearing pink. Or get pink Mardi Gras beads.

Theme parties are big where I live, it would be a hit.
That is a great idea to help ensure no one is left out.
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Old 09-28-2017, 09:57 PM
 
Location: Toronto
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I knew someone who did something similar (although it was a different color). She was really upset when the day came and not a single person showed up. Might work for a child's birthday party, but, it did not go over well with her adult friends.
I have heard of people do thing and it working out. It depends on the freinds being invited.
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Old 09-29-2017, 04:27 AM
 
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I knew someone who did something similar (although it was a different color). She was really upset when the day came and not a single person showed up. Might work for a child's birthday party, but, it did not go over well with her adult friends.

??? She didn't request RSVP?
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Old 09-29-2017, 05:04 AM
 
Location: Arizona
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The problem with buying several T-shirts is knowing to buy the right sizes. Also what if they don't show up? Wasted money.

As stated, perhaps I can encourage the guests to wear pink, but not make it a requirement. I won't make anyone wear IZOD either.
How does that make a party more enjoyable for your guests?
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Old 09-29-2017, 05:31 AM
 
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Okay, my 30th Birthday is coming up this December, and since pink is my favorite color, I was wondering, would it be a good idea to have an all-pink party where everyone wears pink? My outfit will be my IZOD Pelican Print Newport Oxford in Fairy Tale pink. ....

What does anyone think about this idea? Note that I would not mandate any specific shade of pink, since some people may prefer darker shades of pink.
Thirty years old!!!! Good grief, surely black is the only appropriate color for such an occasion.
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Old 09-29-2017, 06:43 AM
 
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If you want everyone to wear pink, then you should provide t-shirts for everyone. There are plenty of women who don't normally wear pink, not just men.
My wardrobe is almost entirely black and gray - I hate bothering with matching stuff!
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Old 09-29-2017, 06:58 AM
 
Location: Denver area
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The problem with buying several T-shirts is knowing to buy the right sizes. Also what if they don't show up? Wasted money.

As stated, perhaps I can encourage the guests to wear pink, but not make it a requirement. I won't make anyone wear IZOD either.
What about the money you are expecting your guests who don't normally wear pink to spend in order to attend your party? That's just as wasted.
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