Paper garlands are a quick and easy party decoration craft. Why not add some fun and excitement to your next affair with a cute DIY paper banner? Banners can be made to follow almost any theme and will most definitely add some pizzaz to your party decor!
Don't forget that some garlands also double as home decor. Children love to have beautiful banners decorating their rooms. You can even use some of the garlands in other areas of your home.
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Sweet Burlap and Doily Banner
Add a sweet vintage look to any room with this burlap and doily paper banner. All you have to do is cut some burlap into flags, attach some scrapbook paper flags on top and finish with a paper doily. Glue to twine and hang. Lovely!
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Pink Flamingo and Pineapple Banner
A pink flamingo and pineapple paper DIY banner would work well for an outdoor summer barbeque or party. Pink flamingos have come a long way from the kitschy lawn ornaments of the '70s. They are now considered to be examples of iconic Americana. So be proud! Go ahead and flaunt those birds at your next outdoor event. Your guests will love them.
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Free Printable Letters Banner
Many of the DIY paper garland tutorials offered on the internet are nice, but may not have the message you want to have on your paper banner. Shanty 2 Chic provides a free printable download that lets you print letters so that you can make a personalized banner. This free download is a printable one that you will use again and again.
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Simple Spring DIY Paper Banner
Are you looking for an Easter or spring themed DIY paper banner? This paper garland will undoubtedly be the project for you! Each banner flag features a simple daisy flower paper form glued onto a banner flag. The flags are made from pastel colored paper on top of brown kraft paper. Just cut out the shapes with your electronic die cut machine, glue and hang on twine. It is a quick and easy way to celebrate the coming of spring in your home.
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Colorful DIY Paper Banner to Welcome Summer
Summer is the favorite season for a lot of people. Children love it because it means the end of the school season and the beginning of long endless days of play. Hang this cute banner in your home to welcome the season.
This DIY paper banner project is an excellent way to use up all those bits and pieces of leftover scrapbook paper from your other projects.
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Vintage Style Doily Banner
Are you the type of person that loves vintage decor? You will like this old-fashioned themed DIY paper banner made from paper and doilies. It is a lovely feminine garland that would be perfect as a bridal or baby shower decoration.
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Balloons and Flowers Party Garland
This garland made from paper flowers and balloons is a decoration that your guest will remember. The balloons and flowers are tied together creating a striking combination. Get ready to stand back and receive compliments with this unique party decoration.
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DIY Paper Banners Make Pretty Party Decortations
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! If your young child has a birthday in the summer, give them an ice cream themed party, complete with cute ice cream cone banners!
Make the cones from brown striped paper and add "polka dotted" paper circles in various colors to represent scoops of ice cream. Top with a paper cherry, and you have a fabulous party decoration!
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DIY Newspaper Garlands
A newspaper garland is proof that you do not need to spend a lot of money to make a beautiful DIY paper party garland. All that is required is a newspaper and paint to add some festive charm to your next gathering. This craft is also easy enough for children to make. Make some memories, letting them participate with banner making process for your next party!Continue to 13 of 15 below.
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Washi Tape DIY Paper Banner
Paper chain garlands have been around forever. It is a craft that is enjoyed by children in kindergarten. This chain, however, has a modern twist. Make it from brightly patterned washi tape. What a unique idea! You will have yards and yards of colorful DIY party banners in no time.
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Be Thankful Banner
The "Be Thankful" banner was initially made to be a Thanksgiving decoration, but it can be displayed at other times. It sends a positive message to all that enter your home.
The act of being grateful should be something that we celebrate every single day. Everyone has something for which they are thankful. This banner can be a daily reminder to live life feeling appreciative for what we have rather than what we lack.