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Let's Get Crafty - Part 10

Whether you're celebrating a birthday or just partying to break up the monotony, we have got some ways to make your time at home special and fun. In PART 10 of the Let's Get Crafty series, we are making the most of our time at home by having a party! But what type of party should you have? We have several party ideas you will love. Gather your family for a glow party, backyard camping party, art party, or a birthday party! Read on to learn more. 

If you are looking for more ways to bust your boredom, read parts 1-9 now to keep your family busy: 

Make sure you are following Plaid on social media and are signed up for our Plaid Crafts newsletter (click the "Email Signup" button on the side of your screen) for MORE project ideas to beat your boredom blues. Show us your crafts and creations using #PlaidCrafts. You could be featured on our social media channels.

Before we jump into the ideas below...

We are calling on all of YOU to take the #GetCraftyChallenge!

1. Create something crafty.
2. Share it on social media using #GetCraftyChallenge and #PlaidCrafts.
3. Tag 5 friends to get crafty too! 

Your crafts could end up in our Fan Friday segment. Let's see how creative we can all be together!

It's time to PARTY!! 

Glow Party

Make your night starry with this glowing star garland!

Add some glow to your food table with these glowing candy bowls. 

Your kids will love painting treat bags to hold their candy and small toys.

Turn your baseball cap into a glowing fashion piece for your party.

Give your feet a toe-tapping glow with glowing shoe craft. 

Decorate a tote bag to house all your toys and trinkets with a glowing touch.

Did you know you can even paint your balloons to make them glow too?


Backyard Camping Party

Craft a faux fire that your kids will love to play with long after your camping party is over. 

In need of some fresh air? Gather your camping gear for a backyard camp out with these unique family crafts. 

Make a camping t-shirt to celebrate your fun time outside.

Go for a nature walk with these homemade binoculars.

What is camping without a picnic? Before you plan your picnic, paint your basket together as a family.

Anytime you go camping you need a fun backpack. Add a camping stencil with a fun saying or your name to your favorite backpack.

Make this simple and fun sign to point the way to your "campground"!

Art Party Ideas  

Start a family art party by dividing a canvas into sections that each family member can paint. 


Decorate your table with color with this mason jar craft.

Leave encouraging messages for each other with these painted rock ideas. 

Transform those old, unused socks into a canvas for a splatter session. 

Download this FREE tag printable to decorate your presents HERE.

Birthday Party Ideas

Gather your favorite scrapbook paper and create personalized party hats for the family.

Add some color to your birthday celebration tablescape with these colorful and easy crafts.

Take your kitchenware to the next level for your special day with this painted birthday plate and cup idea.

Turn those old hat boxes into a tall, faux birthday cake that you can enjoy year after year.


Recycle boxes and containers to wrap your gifts in and add some color for a cohesive look to your party decor.

Make these cute party favor containers from paper to give each family member a dose of sugar!


So many high school seniors are not getting to live out their senior year's as they had hoped. Have a party at home with these easy-to-make 2020 graduation photo booth props.

How are you spending your time at home? Are you throwing a party just for your family?

Happy Crafting!! 
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