Time-starved parents would say that one of the most onerous parts of throwing a party for little ones is wrangling invites and managing RSVPs. Luckily, there’s a new batch of easy-to-use, well-designed mobile invite apps that aim to put party planning right in the palm of your hands. You are cordially invited to flip through our picks for best apps that’ll help everyone avoid being tardy for the party.


Partyology does double duty as a party planning app and mobile shopping app—all rolled into one. Think Pinterest meets Amazon.The app provides access to party ideas from bloggers and party experts along with recommendations for party goods from top retailers that can be purchased directly from the app. Created by busy moms who wanted an easier, more convenient way to arrange get togethers, the app includes thousands of images for party themes, décor, favors, flowers, food, cocktails, and more—with ready-to-buy invitations, decorations, party snacks and desserts, plus a smartly curated array of party supplies from a variety of retail partners.

Available for iOS, Free.


What are your favorite digital invitation apps? Tell us in the comments below!

—Kipp Jarecke-Cheng