Kids birthday party decorations don't have to come from the party store and blow a hole your budget.
In their excited state, the kids barely look at the stuff anyways. Perfection NOT required.
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Decorating ideas from parents from all around the web collected here for your use. Not all are so simple, so remember...
The PURPOSE of your decorations is to create a feeling of excitement and willingness to be engaged by the party's theme and games the minute they walk in your door.
The simpler the decorations, the more involved your child can be in the party prep - and that takes some of the "I" out of b"I"rthday (and as I see it, that's a good thing)
They've come to your birthday party to DO- not stand around and chit-chat and observe/compare/critique your hostess and decorating skills as adults do.
Many parents just enjoy fooling around with the party decorations, and that's great. But if you're not one of them, just remember simple is good and it works with the kids.
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(We've got 45 ideas here for you)
What Mom Wouldn't Want To Get These Hand-Made Beauties For Mother's Day?
These Flowers Also Make Marvelous Party Decorations
These Are Entirely Too Easy To Be This Cute
Beautiful Winter Walkway Luminaries For Your Next Evening Party That The Kids Can Make
So Very Simple For Little Ones To Make Or So Simply Elegant As Party Decorations
Thrill your birthday child by putting their name up in lights
Make these great garlands for your next tween or teen party- make them together!
Paper pumpkins the kids can easily make to serve as their Halloween centerpiece or Halloween party decorations.
Your birthday child can easily make these zig zag streamers for his or her own party decor
Recycling your tin cans into these pretty party favors is certainly easy and inexpensive and they'll actually get used when they take it home.
These farm animal tube crafts are engaging and adorable and girls 8 and up will love making them as your birthday party craft activity.
This pirate ship table is so much fun and so unique that you really don't need any other birthday party decorations at your pirate party.
Your teenage games casino party doesn't require a lot in party decorations, but here's some simple and inexpensive ideas
A birthday party candy buffet will serve you as game prizes, birthday party food (snack), birthday party decorations and kids party favors
Simple LEGO men paper chains as birthday party decorations- cure and simple to make.
It's a double shot to find a birthday party craft that then can double as your birthday party decorations once the kids have had the fun of making their own Angry Birds
These are nice Do-It-Yourself birthday party decorations that look great and cost very little
It's easy to turn your party venue into a tropical paradise with luau birthday party decorations for your luau party
Greet your guests with a themed door decoration and they'll be in the mood for your games and activities right when they cross the threshold
I can think of so many ways you can use this birthday party crafts activity
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