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Monster Party

My friend Eunice Moyle of the fabulous letterpress stationery company Hello Lucky showed me a picture of the ticket booth she made for a Monster Halloween Party. My first thought was “What a great theme for a party” and then I asked her to let me take pictures to share. She made the whole thing from cardboard and tempera paints, it is seriously genius! It’s just a reminder that the the best things are usually made from creativity and not expensive materials.

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photos by Paul Ferney for Oh Happy Day

 

Dinosaur Party Invitations

by Kathleen Ballos

Have you heard of Dinovember? I love how playful and creative you can get posing toy dinosaurs – I thought it would be a fun excuse to hold a dinosaur party! Make these paper mache dino egg invitations to get the party started. At the party, have your guests take part in a dinosaur posing competition – I’m sure the results will be hilarious!

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Butterfly Costume

Be a butterfly for Halloween! Here’s a fun costume that anyone could put together. You could also dye the wings with in different colors to get a rainbow effect. (PS – All our Halloween costume ideas right here!)

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Little Musicians Costumes: Part 1

Today’s costumes might be my favorite. We did Little Fashion Icons and Little Artists costume series. Today, we’re showing how you can replicate the looks of some of our favorite musicians. These photos crack me up so much. Click through for more photos and all the details!

Little Musicians Costumes: Bob Dylan | Oh Happy Day! Little Musicians Costumes: June Carter & Johnny Cash | Oh Happy Day! Little Musicians Costumes: Stevie Nicks | Oh Happy Day!

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Back to School Apple Cupcake Toppers DIY

by Chiara Alberetti Milott

As summer draws to a close, we’re starting to get excited about going back to school. These cupcake and sweet little toppers just might be the perfect after-school celebration treat for a good first day!

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