Derby Party Inspiration »

The historic Kentucky Derby, started in 1875, calls for celebration! A Derby weekend party is in order. Here's a round up of our favorite Derby Party ideas, images and inspiration. 1. Mint Juleps with Susty Party grey straws | 2. 1955 Kentucky Derby | 3. "The Kentucky Derby is Decadent & Depraved" | 4. Color & black table setting  5. Mirrored cocktail menu DIY | 6. Vintage prize ribbons | 7. Paperless Post invitation | 8. Tortoiseshell ice bucket   For more Derby Party ideas, check our Derby Party Pinterest Board. Have fun this weekend, and enjoy the mint juleps! »

Real Simple »

“Deeper than standard, made of tapioca and grass and able to withstand aggressive plastic knife cuts. Compostable.”

Susty Party on Katie Couric »

We were lucky enough to have products from our new line included in Katie Couric's Swag Bag! Katie stated, "I love this company; it's called Susty Party and they create paper products that are compostable, non-toxic, and made right here in the United States. Everyone is going to go home with their plates, napkins, straws, and cups with the goal of improving the environment, one party at a time." We had so much fun at the taping of the show. Katie is a talk show rock star! »

Cinco de Mayo Party Ideas »

Here's a roundup of our favorite Cinco de Mayo party ideas: Fiesta inspiration on Design*Sponge Vegan avocado ice pops Blood orange margaritas  Tacos served on Susty Party colorful plates Succulent cupcakes decoration DIY by Alana Jones-Mann Geometric Fiesta Garland DIY by Oh Happy Day Plus, we've collected more pinspiration for Cinco de Mayo. Here's to celebrating Mexican heritage and pride! »

Envision Launches Susty Tablecloths »

As announced by Plastics News, we're thrilled to partner with Envision, a Wichita, Kansas-based nonprofit that provides work for blind and visually-impaired individuals, to produce our compostable bioplastic tablecloths! The first alternative to the plastic party tablecloth has arrived. »

Earth Day Inspiration »

Even though Earth Day is every day, it's nice to take a little pause and celebrate our love for the Earth. From DIY terrariums to fruit-infused water, here are some of our favorite Earth Day ideas! 1. DIY Terrarium | 2. Lime water with green Susty Party paper straws | 3. Succulent in a repurposed cup | 4. Blue dot recycled cocktail napkins   5. Moss graffiti | 6.  Fruit-infused water bottles | 7. Upcycled DIY lanterns | 8. Compostable green Susty Party plate »

Celebrate Earth Day with #sustystyle »

We love this Earth Day party spread by Little Miss Party, featuring our plates, cups, and straws. Be sure to balance out your sweets (globe cake pops, anyone?) with healthy veggies! Chalkboard signs make it easy to label dishes. Pop them in small potted plants for a fun and reusable alternative to seating cards. Happy Earth Party, Susty Partiers! Respect Earth & Party on! »

Easter DIY Roundup »

Here are our favorite 8 Easter DIY crafts for kids and adults. We found the best naturally dyed eggs, bunny accessories, and drink ideas. Who knew that red cabbage makes the most beautiful, natural blue dye?  1. Grey Susty straws with a bunny straw tag  | 2. Natural brown easter eggs and a non-toxic white paint pen | 3. Naturally dyed ombre easter eggs | 4. Pipecleaner rabbit ear rings   5. Brown sack Easter masks | 6. Printable bunny mask | 7. Milk with pink Susty straws and bunny cookies | 8. Natural Easter egg dye recipes   For even more Easter inspiration, visit the Susty Party Easter... »

Whole Foods Local Producer Loan »

We are so excited to announce that Susty Party is the newest recipient of the Whole Foods Market Local Producer Loan! LPLP provides low-interest loans to help local producers flourish. "We’re putting our money where our mouths are by providing up to $25 million in low-interest loans to independent local farmers and food artisans," says Whole Foods Market. "We’re proud to support small producers who need a hand, not a handout, to help them make their dreams reality."  Susty Party will use the generous amount of money to purchase more machinery and to help launch our new eco-friendly party packs. Major thanks... »

Party Cup Installation at Pratt »

Check out this amazing alternative use for Susty Party cups! Our compostable paper cups are mechanically interlocked in a diagrid to form a screen that defines the seating area for a cafe on Pratt's Brooklyn campus. The team of Eat Your Design (Professor Christian Rietzke and students Britney Malave and Nadia Shaheen) installed a prototype for Pratt Greenweek 2014. After their useful life, the cups are composted in an industrial composting facility, continuing their life cycle. »