Get Your Party On: 10 DIY Backdrops

There’s no denying the power of a cool backdrop to make a party truly rock. Whether used to kick it new school style with your own photobooth or to take center stage as the focal point behind the buffet or bar, a cool backdrop is the perfect way to make your summer parties or wedding festivities truly shine. And there are more clever DIY backdrop ideas floating around these days than ever before! Itt only seemed right to round up 10 of my favorites to help you get your party on in style!

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    Click through for 10 fun and funky DIY backdrops for parties, weddings and celebrations!

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    DIY Post-It Pixel Backdrop

    An ode to the colorful pixels of 1980s video games, I love this bright and modern backdrop made with one simple material - Post-It notes in neon hues!
    Get the how-to at Lovely Indeed

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    DIY Fringed Scalloped Backdrop

    Made from layers of fringed tissue paper cut into scallop shapes, I love the elegant look of this backdrop - it's perfect for weddings and showers!
    Get the how-to at Ruffled | Photo by Jeff Loves Jessica

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    DIY Mod Circle Backdrop

    An especially bright and festive look, I'm loving this mod circle backdrop made from crafty basics like cardstock, glue and clothespins.
    Get the how-to at Oh Happy Day | Photo by Aubrey Trinnaman

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    DIY Gold Fringe Backdrop

    Made from inexpensive gold party fringe found at party stores, this sparkly backdrop has an especially glam look!
    Get the how-to at Wood & Grain

  • Ribbon Streamer Backdrop 6 of 11
    DIY Ribbon Streamer Backdrop

    A super chic look for weddings and parties, this backdrop is made from streamers and ribbons crafted from tulle, strips of cotton fabric, and coffee filters. Yes, coffee filters!
    Get the how-to at Ruche

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    DIY Sheet Music Backdrop

    Another simple backdrop, this one is crafted from sheet music (or use any paper you like!) and tape. It's that easy!
    Get the how-to at Just Lovely 

  • Paper Flower Backdrop 8 of 11
    DIY Paper Flower Backdrop

    Another funky and modern look, this cheerful backdrop is made from giant paper flowers made of tissue paper. It's so pretty!
    Get the how-to at Lovely Indeed

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    DIY Cardboard Popsicle Backdrop

    The ultimate photo backdrop for summer, I love this rainbow-hued Popsicle creation. It's made with cardboard, Popsicle sticks, paint and a piece of pegboard that can be found at any hardware store.
    Get the how-to at Julep | Photo by Melanie Blodgett of You Are My Fave

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    DIY Giant Paper Backdrop

    While much more involved than some of the others, this backdrop is a showstopper for sure! It would look amazing at a wedding reception, don't you think?
    Get the how-to at Design*Sponge | Photo by Ruche

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    DIY Tassel Backdrop

    Festive and fun, I love this backdrop made from strands of tassel garlands. The garlands themselves are made with tissue paper and mylar.
    Get the how-to at The Glitter Guide | Photo by Lisa Lefkowitz

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