parties + party ideas

Printable Megaphone Necklace

by Alix Sorrell

When I was looking through a list of silly holidays in September, I came across the National Hollerin’ Contest held on September 13th. Whether you want to exercise your hollerin’ skills, cheer for your favorite football team, or just do a shout out to your friends, this easy-to-assemble megaphone necklace is the perfect accessory to get your voice heard!

Printable Megaphone Necklace | Oh Happy Day! Printable Megaphone Necklace | Oh Happy Day! Printable Megaphone Necklace | Oh Happy Day!

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Favorite Party Ideas This Week

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1. I know summer’s pretty much over… but these are so cute!
2. These are seriously rad.
3. I want to be invited to this birthday party.
4. I’m obsessed with these!!
5. Such a fun back to school project.

DIY Candy Garland

by Kathleen Ballos

I have a huge sweet tooth, so it is near impossible for me to resist a good candy garland. There have been some really fun ones here on Oh Happy Day in the past  too: candy lights garland, cotton candy garland, and jelly bean garland. Use any color tissue paper to whip up this sweet little garland for your next party.

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Printable Apple Boxes

by Alix Sorrell

It’s the start of a new school year and time to make a good impression. Wouldn’t it be fun to impress your teacher with an apple treat box? These boxes would also be perfect for a Back to School Party or a fun way to celebrate International Eat an Apple Day (September 20th). Pack these apples with any type of candy but if you want to be a bit sneaky you can fill them with gummy worms!

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Neon Party

by Ashley Page Norton 

I love exploring hardware stores for craft supplies – there’s always great inspiration to be found. The rope, twine, and cord section is my favorite – so many projects can come out of these materials, especially when they’re in an awesome palette. After finding a neon orange, pink, and yellow, I developed three ideas using this brightly colored parachute cord: placemats, placecards, and coasters. Either together or separately they would be perfect decorations for a cheerful party!

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