Posts tagged Party Favor
Puppy Dog Ear DIY

I made these puppy dog ears for my daughters second birthday party which was themed Vintage Kitty and Puppy.  All of the children who attended the party loved wearing their ears and pretending to be puppy dogs and they made a great party favor.  Here are the directions with an easy to pin strip for you to make your own ears.

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Kitty Cat Ear DIY

I made these kitty ears for my daughters second birthday party which was themed Vintage Kitty and Puppy.  All of the children who attended the party loved wearing their ears and pretending to be kitty cats and they made a great party favor.  Here are the directions with an easy to pin strip for you to make your own ears.

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Pet Rocks

It's amazing to me how quickly a rock can come alive if you hot glue some googly eyes to it.  Nothing says 70s like a Pet Rock - one of the most successful nonsensical inventions of all time.  These painted pet rocks served to add some 70s colors (avocado, tiger lily, and yellow) to our table setting and also doubled as place card holders.  After spray painting the rocks (even outdoors the spray paint almost suffocated me) and letting them dry over night, I hot glued different sized googly eyes to them in ways that I thought made them look alive.  I then tied a "leash" around each rock and attached a name card for each of our guests.  Everybody loved these new friends and they really added an element of whimsy to the party.  Plus, at the end of the night, everyone got to take his/her pet rock home.  All of our guests loved their new pet!  And these pets are VERY easy to care for.  

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