Birthday Party Ideas On A Budget

Piggybacking on our Summer Party Ideas post we wanted to continue this theme with a focus on birthday parties for your little ones. We all know that parties can get a little pricey; all of those random supplies begin to add up and before you know it you're spending more than you ever imagined. So we are here to help and offer some fun DIY ideas for your next party that is sure to be a hit and keep your budget down.

Bug Party

The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Feed all of the hungry little caterpillars at your party with this adorably easy sandwich display. Just make various types of sandwiches, cut them into circle shapes and arrange as so, and use various veggies to create the caterpillars head and feet.

Bug Hat
Recreate these cute little bug hats at your child's birthday party. All you need is some construction paper, black pipe cleaners, puffy balls, scissors and hot glue. Let the little ones creativity soar as they have tons of fun making their very own version of a bug hat by encouraging them to add wings, spider legs, or multiple eyes.

Construction Party

Construction Table Cloth
With some parchment paper, long black paper, and yellow duct tape you can recreate this adorable tablescape. Add some paint chips, toys construction vehicles, and plastic hard hats for the perfect picturesque birthday bash. 

Free Printable Construction Signs
Create an adorable construction inspired dessert table display with these free printable signs from Birthday Express. With just a printer, some scissors, and mini orange cones this easy DIY birthday craft is sure to make a memorable party! To attached your newly cut construction signs to the mini orange cones all you have to do is slice a slit across the top with an exacto blade.

Carnival Party

DIY Strongman Dumbbell Treats
Make these rad strongman dumbbells out of marshmallows by dipping them in chocolate. After they are dry add some numbers on them with some white frosting and add them to two ends of a striped paper straw.

Geo Circus Party Printable

Get this adorable set of geo circus inspired pritables from Tinyme! This rad website is full of something beautiful inspirational crafts, printables, and graphics. This is an easy and fun way to add some cute decor to your next circus party.

XO Kerisa