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Confetti = parties! Nothing brings that party feel more than confetti and it's always a win-win idea to incorporate them into the party decor, and I mean non-edible ones - just those for the decor. I have prepared some amazing ideas for the parties you look forward to. Let's get started!
Plates and dishes
Take the usual simple mugs and spruce them up for parties! How am I supposed to do that? Add some washi tape and confetti tape to the mugs and spray gold! That's it, you have great party cups and can also spice up other glassware this way. Such a simple craft for spring and summer parties!
These colorful confetti champagne flutes are made from glass enamel of different colors, which makes them super fun! These are great DIY pieces for any party, from New Years Eve to a usual birthday. rock all the colors you like!
Glassware of any kind can be spiced up for any party or add a fun and bright touch to any meal or celebration. Read how to spice up glass cups and plates with colorful confetti circles and how to make them dishwasher safe and enjoy them!
This is not about dishes or glassware, but also about drinks! The tutorial will show you how to decorate a champagne bottle with confetti - a great idea for a party of any kind, from a bachelorette to a baby shower. Confetti are attached to the bottle with the usual glue - nothing difficult here!
Such elegant champagne flutes are made from gold ribbon and gold bows. They are great for exquisite parties, New Years Eve, engagements and similar parties. It only takes a few minutes to make - a great craft if you're in a rush.
These amazing bowls are made with a gold leaf pen kit and common ceramic bowls. This is a very easy craft - just take a pen and puncture the bowl with confetti - as many as you like, tight or not. Enjoy using the bowl and serving whatever you want.
Ordinary glass bowls can be transformed into fun and colorful ones with ordinary self-adhesive vinyl. Cut colorful confetti from the shapes and looks you like and attach them to the bowls - voila! The crafts are very easy and don't take much time - do them at the last minute if needed and make your party fun!
This vehicle is a continuation of the previous one and is dedicated to the cups. Usual acrylic cups with a golden rim are pepped up like the bowls with permanently adhesive vinyl in bright colors. Make it quick and have fun partying!
These glass plates are made with a white paint pen. They were used to decorate plates with a confetti-like pattern. You can also add some words if you want. The idea is very simple and the plates look very cute and fun! Using white paint only makes the plates calmer and softer.
Make some colorful confetti chargers and placemats with Q-tips and bold craft paint. Pick up simple chargers and spruce them up for fun, serving party meals, or styling the tables. Create your own patterns and looks with painted confetti and enjoy!
These super fun bowls can be used for serving and displaying various things and are made from confetti and mod podge. They will take some time to make, but they are so colorful and bright that they are really worth it!
Usual simple and boring paper lanterns can be spiced up for a party with large confetti. The confetti are punched out of colored paper and attached to the paper lantern with Mod Podge. You can also paint them on the lanterns if you want.
Clear vinyl from the fabric store can be turned into beautiful, bold confetti placemats! How? Sew some placemats with two pieces of vinyl and fill each placemat with colorful and shiny confetti - so simple and so modern! Make your party fun with these great placemats!
Party balloons can be made using neon labels for office supplies. Cut out confetti and just attach them to the balloons you want. Make as many as you need and use them to decorate the party room - such a simple craft of the things that are at hand!
Make a colorful confetti chandelier that hangs over the party room or dining area. The beautiful colors of coral, turquoise, gold and plum give the room a bizarre note! The piece consists of dowels and large paper confetti hanging on strings. Then you just have to hang the whole chandelier somewhere.
Take a standard tablecloth and spruce it up with standard fabric colors! Make a tablecloth with painted confetti to add a whimsy touch to your table landscape. Go for colorful ones or keep them in two colors to calm the table setting. Such a solution is suitable for both adult and children's parties!
These balloons are great for parties - not only are they patterned with confetti, but they are filled with them too! Make lots of colorful paper confetti and put them in balloons and then fill them with air. It is better to take white or transparent balloons to make the confetti more visible.
Decorate your drinks with fun and colorful confetti umbrellas! Take the usual pieces of paper and pop them with colorful confetti that can be attached with Mod Podge. Make super colorful and fun umbrellas for guests' drinks for a bright and happy feeling at the party!
Photo booth decor
Make a confetti number photo prop for your party! Take a standard paper mache number and spice it up with some bold confetti of your choice. Common spray glue will help you show the number at its best. It's a nice idea for a birthday or anniversary celebration.
Giant paper confetti can be used to create a beautiful colorful confetti background! Use a fishing line to make the confetti look like they are floating in mid-air. Check out how to attach them to a leash and hang those strings in the photo booth for a cool backdrop.
This is another photo booth backdrop, and it's a lot simpler than the previous one. It is made of fabric and confetti is painted on it. Easy and quick, don't forget to iron the background to avoid the messy look!