Party + Wedding Ideas

You've got a party to throw? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Here you’ll find our favorite party ideas. Showers, Birthday parties, Anniversaries, and Weddings all in one spot! Ideas we came up with and links to the best ones on the web.

Giant Paper Bead Garland

by Ashley Page Norton 

I love making simple necklaces out of beads (evidence here) and often have my crafty friends over to work on jewelry projects. This garland would be perfect decor for a jewelry crafternoon but it’s so bright and graphic it could work for just about anything. These mega versions of my favorite seed beads come together quickly using whatever paper you have on hand. If you love stringing beads together this will be right up your alley!

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Ice Cream Cone Buddies

by Alix Sorrell

Did you know July 14th is National Ice Cream Day? In fact, the entire month of July is National Ice Cream Month! There’s no better way to get excited about eating ice cream than with these silly printable wrappers. These ice cream buddies are great for parties or for your kid’s cone. Even the ice cream is excited! (PS – More ice cream party ideas!)

Ice Cream Cone Buddies | Oh Happy Day! Ice Cream Cone Buddies | Oh Happy Day! Ice Cream Cone Buddies | Oh Happy Day!

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A Fourth of July Picnic

by Casey Baudoin

The Fourth of July is one of my favorite holiday’s to get together with family and friends.  Grab a blanket, plan out some picnic boxes, and head to a park where they will be showing fireworks in the evening.  Sparklers, some flag garland in the trees where you sit, and treats for the kids is all you need! (PS – Our favorite 4th of July ideas!)

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1. garland  2. sparkler  3. blanket  4. straws  5. picnic box  6. treat bags  7. patriotic fruit  8. drink

Favorite Party Ideas This Week

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1. Such pretty wrapped treats!
2. LOVE this rad Pantone backdrop.
3. Wouldn’t this be great for an outdoor dinner party??
4. I can’t get enough of these letters.
5. Obsessed with these colors!

4th of July Dynamite Garland DIY

by Chiara Alberetti Milott

Sticks of dynamite can light up any 4th of July party – or make a bright backdrop for a photobooth. My boys rarely comment on the crafts I make, but this one got a lot of love. I think they thought it had something to do with Angry Birds. Boom! (PS – More 4th of July Ideas!) 

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