Pre-School/Kindergarten Graduation party ideas - LAURA'S little PARTY

Pre-School/Kindergarten Graduation party ideas

May 11, 2014

Another school year has quickly come, and gone! 
Are you planning a Pre-school, or Kindergarten Graduation party?
I've created some fun ideas, using inexpensive ways to decorate, 
and congratulate your little Graduate!

I made sure the party table had lots of color!
I used large colored pencils, a green colored suitcase, tissue balls,
and brightly colored chevron fabric as a table cover.
And just for fun, I took a flash card and put it in a blue colored frame.
Simple decor that will help make your Graduate feel special!

And how fun are these Graduation caps from the 99cent only store?!
They're actually a centerpiece, but they work perfectly as a cap for a little Graduate.

I found some really festive Graduation decor from the 99cent only store.
Plates, cups, cardboard Graduation hats, cupcake wrappers,
a darling cucpake stand, and Graduation cut-outs.
 

To make my striped paper straws a bit more festive + Graduation party-friendly,
I took some cupcake picks from the 99cent only store, and added them to my straws.
I've included the simple steps in a tutorial at the end of this post!
{Very easy steps to make something so simple, a little more festive}

I was so happy when I saw these fun 2014 graduation toppers from Creativities Galore!
I always love using their toppers - They're colorful, and always so well made.

And this year they also offer really cute favor tags! 
I used them for little Graduation party favors by adding them to 
small yellow boxes from the Catch My Party store




My party table backdrop was constructed with a black foam board from Dollar Tree.
I used cut-outs of apples, scissors, and a border that I found in their school section.
I also took Graduation cut-outs from the 99cent only store, 
and attached them to the board, to help complete the look!

For a little added Graduation party fun, I picked up a few of these fun masks!
I found them at the 99cent only store.
My little guy couldn't stop giggling as I was trying to take his picture.
They had an assortment of masks that will bring funny smiles to your little guests!

This is an exciting time for our little Pre-school & Kindergarten graduates!
A simple celebration will help make this milestone even more memorable for them!

As promised, here is my simple + no fuss tutorial for creating a festive party straw!
{this will actually work for ANY party theme}

Supplies I used:
Paper straws, double sided tape, and cupcake picks I found at the 99cent only store.

Step 1: Open up the picks, and choose the desired toppers.
You can use 1 for each straw, but I decided to add 2 different toppers.

Step 2: Remove the toothpicks from the toppers.
Some came out pretty easily, while others were stuck on pretty good.

Step 3: Figure out the placement for your first topper, and attach with tape.

 Step 4: Attach the second topper with tape, and you're done.
Sip & enjoy!




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7 comments

  1. Such a colorful and fun party! Love the straw flag tutorial! :)

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  2. This is adorable! I love the straws!

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  3. Great ideas! My Ella graduates preschool in three weeks! So exciting!!

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  4. Great ideas as always! I'm going to use some of this as inspiration for my nieces high school graduation party! Thanks Laura!!!

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  5. Love all the bright colors and the easy-on-the-wallet ideas! Great job as always Laura!

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  6. Love this so bright, colorful, budget friendly. Great Idea and Party

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  7. This is so much fun, love this great idea and all the bright colors!

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