When it comes to birthdays, you don’t always want to spend an arm and a leg on decorations. And other times you want something more personalized and unique to celebrate a loved one. Whatever the case may be when you’re planning a birthday party, we recommend a bit of DIY work to get the festivities started off on the right foot. Here are 12 easy DIY birthday decor ideas that virtually anyone can pull off and can be tweaked to work for any type of celebration!
1. Paper Pinwheels
Choose some scrap paper that works for you theme and create these easy pinwheels! Dress up the tables, gift area or the cake’s spot in the corner with these whimsical accents.
2. Rainbow Water
Create a beautiful scene on the tables with a bit of water, food coloring and fresh florals. This adds an easy pop to an unsuspecting spot and the guests will adore it!
3. Embellished Party Hats
Jazz up every hat at the party with fun embellishments and creative spirits. Every guests should have one and add to the eclectic mix!
4. Balloon Backdrop.
This DIY couldn’t be any easier. Grab some Bargain Balloons and streamers and then get to work! This is the perfect way to add festivity and color without too much fuss.
5. Confetti Glasses
For a princess affair or a more grown-up celebration, try creating these glitter glasses. It’ll create a gorgeous, feminine ambiance and a bit of romance too!
6. Ice Cream Hanging
Who doesn’t love ice cream? And who wouldn’t love this sweet addition to the party. Made with party lanterns and manila folders, you’d be surprised how easy this is!
7. Ribbon Chandelier
Decorate your party with nooks and crannies filled with whimsy and wonder. Ribbon chandeliers can be a beautiful and memorable addition to any type of birthday party adventure.
8. Donut Addition.
Grab some paint and tissue paper to make these sweet treats come to life! How fun and playful are these adorable additions to any birthday?
9. Dipped Vases
Dress the tables with charm and sophistication by adding fresh flowers. But make sure to add an easy, personal touch to your glass vases with a dash of paint!
10. Cascading Pink
Crate paper never looked so good. Instead of streaming these pink pieces around the room in a traditional sense, create a birthday-spirited chandelier for the party!
11. Candle Dressing
Don’t leave the birthday candles boring and bare. Embellish them with glitter and jewels for a bright pop on the cake and a warm surprise for the man or woman of honor.
12. Glitter Balloons.
All you need to make this gorgeous DIY come full circle are balloons, chunky glitter and a bit of mod podge. We’re in love with all the possibilities that come with this idea!