Paper lanterns are very affordable and cool, they can be used for decoration and lighting of rooms. I can’t think of a more ideal piece to use to decorate a baby shower! Do you want to know how to use them? Here are a few ideas.
Number one for mimicking hot air balloons, paper lanterns are perfect for any type of baby shower. Take a paper lantern and attach it to a box or basket. Fill these with real or fake flowers, petals, diapers, a teddy bear, or anything else that comes to mind that is suitable for your shower.
Above the tables
Hang brightly colored paper lanterns in groups with pompoms over tables or a dessert table. You can add paper butterflies, bees, flowers and other things according to the baby shower theme. You can also hang vertical or standard lantern garlands over the tables just to get some light.
You can make owls, hot air balloons, paper lantern hangings and other things out of paper lanterns and hang them wherever you want or use them as backgrounds. All of these ideas are completely feasible for you, let yourself be inspired!
If you have kids, this roundup is for you - we've put together a whole bunch of cool DIYs to make some fun monsters for Halloween kids parties and just have fun on Halloween with kids. They can be dolls and toys or even bowls and decor to make the party bolder and cooler. Read on and choose what to do for and with your kids, and go ahead!
The first craft for today are monster cupcakes and cake toppers - they are made of colored paper. They are super easy and quick for you to totally enjoy the look they give your candy. Make the toppers with eyes and spruce up your kids' dessert table - choose your own shapes and eyes, or use what you see in the tutorial and have fun!
Turn an ordinary plastic pumpkin into a colorful monster for candy and candy - another great idea for your kids' party dessert table. This pumpkin is carved to make room for candy. There are googly eyes and the bright color - coral - is fun and cool. Such bowls of candy can also be placed on your porch or in the entrance area to give candy to those who come for a trick or treating.
Grab some normal paper and a couple of snipers and turn the paper into cool monster lights! Invite your kids to make them - they will love it! The idea is to draw monster faces on the lights and you can add some color to them too. Then simply insert battery tea lights and let them illuminate your room or your children's room!
Do you have toilet rolls? Turn them into colorful and fun monsters for your kids to play with! The project is very simple: you paint the paper rolls, attach colorful pompoms and googly eyes and voila - the monsters are done! Visit the tutorial to learn more about crafting and invite your kids to make them.
Make a fun and cute colorful yarn monster for Halloween and your kids will enjoy playing with it or with them if you make several. You need a piece of cardboard or something else as a base and lots of colorful yarn, and googly eyes will crown the monster. The piece is super cool and fluffy, so get inspired and cheer up your kids on Halloween!
This project is for those who are sewing or who feel like giving it a try. This is a soft plush toy - a colorful eating monster that can be devoured with lots of junk, so your kids will be kept busy. Use the tutorial to create it. There are templates and a full list of materials there. Sew colorful and cool plush toys and let your kids play with them whenever they want.
These little colorful dolls are great for Halloween and they look like real little monsters. They are inspired by Guatemalan worry dolls that were made in a similar way (with wrapped wool) but are significantly larger and also significantly more Yo Gabba Gabba-esque. These are basically clothespins wrapped in colored yarn with googly eyes on top. Make lots of different dolls and give them to your kids!
Here's another cool clothespin craft - these are colorful clothespin dolls with thread and googly eyes, so monster! They're very easy to make and you can invite your kids to do so - they're super fun. Such a craft can also be a nice activity for a kids Halloween party. Make some and let them enjoy the party and gaming!
Stones can also be turned into colorful and fun monsters, and such a craft will not take much time or effort. Paint the rocks with bright colors and add googly eyes on top and voila, you've got some brightly colored Halloween monsters! Your children can also make this craft themselves, so offer them to do it.
The last craft for today is a quilling monster craft. The technique is pretty simple and you can make these monsters even if you are a beginner. The monsters are made entirely of paper and you will add googly eyes on top. Enjoy!