If you want to send your co-worker off in style, these incredible party decoration and props ideas will certainly hit the sweet spot and let them know how much they will be missed. In years to come, they will look back on their last day with a smile on their face, and that has got to be the best retirement gift of all!
She’ll be the Princess of the party if you give her this fun tiara which features the words ‘Officially Retired’ in bright red lettering, among the ‘jewels’ and other sparkles.
Have all the guests kiss the departing co-worker goodbye with fresh breath, thanks to these personalized labels which fit on a Tic Tac box full of retire-mints for unique party favors.
Available in 3 sizes, this wooden sign is completely customizable with the number of years worked, year of retirement, names, and any other details you would like to be included.
Set the scene for your favorite co-worker’s leaving party with this complete pack of office decorations, including balloons, pom poms, paper flowers, foil curtain, and a sash for the lucky lady.
Whether you choose the pre-strung option, or decide to do it yourself, this glittery ‘we will miss you’ banner will make a delightful backdrop for anyone’s last day at work.
These paper swirls will transform any workplace into a party space as they hang from the ceiling in bright colors, along with retirement-themed cut outs, and multi colored stars.
Set up a props table and people will be queuing up to have their pictures taken! Much better than cheesy grins, these black and gold props will add pizazz to the pics.
Retirement is a celebration, and what better way to celebrate than with this party props package which features tropical-themed hats, glasses, and cocktails to make those pictures perfect.
This pack contains everything you would need to turn any room into a beautifully decorated party venue. With pom poms, swirls, banner, and sash, it’ll send them off in style.
These wishes cards make an unusual retirement gift for the ‘one who got away’, as each member of staff can write down their hopes and wishes for the lucky leaver.
Have her say goodbye in style with this fun banner which reads ‘Adios Bitchachos’ – those who know her well will know she’s kidding, while those who don’t will be left wondering!
These mini wine gift tags will make wonderful keepsakes for both the guests and the guest of honor, as they can be personalized with the retiree’s name and date of leaving.
Leaving work for a life of leisure is a golden opportunity, so keep that glittering theme going with this party decoration pack which includes bunting and paper fans in shades of gold.
People will be full of advice as their co-worker finishes their final day, so have them write it down on these Advice and Wishes cards which they can read again and again.
Cover their work station, desk, or even them in this bright yellow and black ‘No Work Zone’ tape, to mark their final day as a slave to the wage.
Mounted on board or not, this chalkboard-style welcome sign is perfect for showing guests the way to the party, and can be personalized as a quirky retirement gift keepsake, too.
Remind them that reaching retirement age is a good thing with this wall banner which reiterates that they’re letting go of stress and can now embrace the easy life.
With a number of different layout and style options available, this guest book is a thoughtful gift for anyone as they leave the rat race and take their memories with them into retirement.
These black and gold word searches contain a whole heap of words related to retirement, and come with a smear-proof surface for guests to write on as they enviously ponder their own futures.
Like the doors to Narnia, this bright and colorful door curtain marks the gateway to a world of fun, frolics, and glorious adventures as they leave their working life far behind.
This fun party pack contains a cardboard photo frame, as well as various retirement-related props to make every photo taken at the leaving do meaningful and fun.
What a fantastic backdrop this will make for those all-important photographs to mark a beloved colleague’s retirement. Available in 2 sizes, it will take photos from mundane to magnificent.
If office life is going to be considerably more boring without him, let him know with a send-off fit for a legend. Decorations include balloons, banner, sash, and an all-important air pump.
If you have a friend or colleague who works in the fishing industry (or even if they just really like to fish), this burlap retirement banner has a fun play on words.
This gigantic ‘Happy Retirement’ sign is made from sturdy vinyl, and can be displayed in a number of ways to best mark the retiree’s final day of work. For indoor and outdoor use.
8 Creative Diy Retirement Party Ideas
If you’re throwing a retirement party, or any kind of party, this DIY Ice cream sundae bar will add a sweet touch to the event. Follow this blog post to find out more.
With just tissue paper, twine, and glue, you can create a tassel bunting that can be adapted to any event or décor, or even the star guest’s favorite colors.
Check out this guide which shows you how to create your own balloon arch at home, using balloon decorating strip, balloons (obviously), and a helium tank, at a fraction of the cost.
Party poppers can be expensive, and they’re a little samey. Try making your own by following the simple steps in this tutorial, and yours will be the most elegant by far!
These Ferrero Rocher pineapples make the most adorable centerpieces for the table or buffet, or can be handed around the room for a taste of the tropical. Just add ‘leaves’.
These paper pinwheels are so easy to make, but use coordinating colors and different sizes and you could create an impressive backdrop or garland for the next big party.
Foil balloons are cute, and mini foil balloons are even cuter, but what about these adorable little versions which aren’t really balloons at all, and can be used again and again?
Table confetti is awesome, but it can make an awful lot of mess. Solve the problem with this super quick idea which shows you how to create gorgeous reusable confetti placemats.