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DIY Party Decor: 20 Inspirational Ideas!

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When it comes to party decor on a budget, you’re in luck! There are enough great ideas and tutorials floating around out there, you can definitely make your event a stylish success while keeping your wallet in check. From pom poms to paper stars, click through the gallery below for 20 of my favorite party decor DIY’s!


  • Chalkboard Runner 1 of 20
    Chalkboard Runner
    Make a super fun seating chart using a roll of black paper and chalk, doesn't get any easier than that!
    via Thoughtfully Simple
  • Ruffled Streamer From Plastic Tablecloths! 2 of 20
    Ruffled Streamer From Plastic Tablecloths!
    These ruffled streamers are so easy and would make a great addition to any party!
    details here from Cupcakes and Cutlery
  • DIY Pinwheels 3 of 20
    DIY Pinwheels
    Pinwheels are so fun! String them like a garland, lay them on a table, or hang them on a wall-the sky is the limit!
    tutorial here from Green Wedding Shoes
  • Ruffled Party Streamers 4 of 20
    Ruffled Party Streamers
    Craft yourself up these awesome streamers with this simple tutorial.
    details here from How Does She
  • Darling DIY Cake Topper 5 of 20
    Darling DIY Cake Topper
    Create this fun little cake topper in a snap!
    tutorial here from Dandee Designs
  • Party Pom Poms 6 of 20
    Party Pom Poms
    Pom Poms never fail to bring a party to life.
    make your own with this tutorial from Martha Stewart
  • DIY Candy Lights 7 of 20
    DIY Candy Lights
    How creative and cool is this amazing DIY candy light garland? Love the finished product!
    details here from Oh Happy Day
  • Fringe Streamers 8 of 20
    Fringe Streamers
    Who knew there were so many ways to make streamers? Here's a delightful idea on how to make your own from sheets of crepe paper.
    tutorial here from Oh Happy Day
  • Balloon Ladder 9 of 20
    Balloon Ladder
    Here's an easy way to add some color to any party: tie balloons up the length of a ladder and lean against a wall.
    via Plenty of Colour
  • DIY String Chandeliers 10 of 20
    DIY String Chandeliers
    These string globes are molded over an inflated balloon and would look amazing for a party or even at home.
    details here from Ruffled Blog
  • Rainbow Installment 11 of 20
    Rainbow Installment
    I love the colorful rainbow look of this fun party decor.
    see how it's done at O Chickadee
  • String Wrapped Bottles 12 of 20
    String Wrapped Bottles
    Dress up your table settings with cool jars filled with flowers like these.
    via Wedding Chicks
  • Tissue Circle Streamer 13 of 20
    Tissue Circle Streamer
    Recreate this circle garland by using a circle paper cutter on tissue paper and then simply sewing together.
    inspiration here from Chickabug
  • Hanging Glass Bottles 14 of 20
    Hanging Glass Bottles
    String up glass bottles from a tent or tree and add a few flowers to each for this magical look.
    via Eat Drink Chic
  • Jam Jars With Tea Lights 15 of 20
    Jam Jars With Tea Lights
    Hang some jam jars filled with tea lights to add a little something special to your party.
    via Eat Drink Chic
  • DIY Bunting Tablecloth 16 of 20
    DIY Bunting Tablecloth
    How great is this DIY bunting tablecloth?
    full tutorial from Tip Junkie here
  • DIY Surprise Lantern 17 of 20
    DIY Surprise Lantern
    These confetti filled lanterns are such a fun idea, pull the string for your own special surprise!
    tutorial here from Oh Happy Day
  • DIY Tissue Paper Backdrop 18 of 20
    DIY Tissue Paper Backdrop
    Make the perfect back drop for any party setting with this fun tutorial.
    details here from Ruffled Blog
  • Paper Party Stars 19 of 20
    Paper Party Stars
    Make your own collection of constellations with this easy DIY for paper party stars.
    tutorial here from Tip Junkie
  • Personalized Photo Wall 20 of 20
    Personalized Photo Wall
    Photo walls are a super fun way to add a little personal touch to any gathering celebrating someone or even a couple of someones. Print off a bunch of your favorite pics and arrange them anyway you like.
    via Martha Stewart

*lead image via Style Me Pretty

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