Skip the store-bought party hats this year and add a personal touch to your party by making your own. You can customize them to each guest or the color and theme of your party. Watch the video below to learn how to make these DIY party hats on your own. To learn more tips and tricks to help you plan your next party, subscribe to see even more videos from Evite. To purchase any of the materials from the video, click on the links below.
- Party hat template
- Pencil or pen (for tracing)
- Foam brush
- Mod podge (matte finish)
- Double-sided tape
- Hole punch
- Elastic string
- Rubber brayer
- Acrylic paint
- Hot glue gun
- Mini pom poms
Step 1: Trace the party hat template onto a piece of cardstock and cut out using scissors.
Step 2: Apply stickers onto your traced out party hat template.
Step 3: Use a foam brush to apply a thin, even layer of mod podge over the cut-out and let dry.
Step 4: Apply double-sided tape to the piece sticking out and fold over into a hat shape.
Step 5: Punch a hole into either side of the hat, pull a piece of elastic through and tie a knot on either end.
Step 6: Repeat step 1.
Step 7: Use rubber brayer to evenly coat the paint on your stamp.
Step 8: Stamp the template until evenly distributed and let dry.
Step 9: Repeat steps 4-5.
Step 10. Repeat step 1.
Step 11: Use a hot glue gun to glue pom poms onto cardstock. Safety Warning: This craft is intended only for adults. Please use caution when handling a hot glue gun.
Step 12: Repeat steps 4-5.