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DIY Name Cards for a Kids Spring Party

Creating a few signature pieces for the party is essential when hosting a birthday.  Put your special touch on the lunch table by fashioning these mini fence name card holders. Once painted, they only take minutes to assemble.

Kids will love the idea of their name on a mini fence, so make sure each piece is perfectly put-together. That way, they can take it home as a party favor and use it to decorate their bedroom for years to come!


Small wooden craft fence

White spray paint

Craft flowers on a stem

Adhesive glue dots

Printed name card


Step 1: Paint mini fence according to package directions, and let dry.

Step 2: Use adhesive glue dots and apply to the back of the fence in 2 locations, in a straight vertical line.

Step 3: Place "stem" of craft flower onto adhesive and press to adhere.

Step 4: Nestle a name card between the slats of the fence.

More Kids Party Ideas You’ll Love!

Reuse old glass bottles to create a new monogrammed party idea kids will go crazy over! We used old frappucino bottles and decorated with the first letter of each person’s name for a unique idea that will really make your guests feel special.

An ice cream sundae bar is a no-fail dessert ideas for any kids party. Letting the kids scoop their own flavors and toppings can get messy, so we recommend designating an adult to help kids get their dream sundae into that bowl.

Image via Balloon Bling it

When you think of birthday parties, what’s the first thing that pops into your head? Chances are it’s a vision of tons and tons of balloons. Okay, so maybe you first though of the ice cream cake but every kid knows that it’s not a real birthday party without the balloons! Create your very own balloon arch with this video tutorial by Celebrations.com expert Jeanne Benedict to greet the guests – you can use spring colors like yellows, pinks, and blues to suit your Spring themed bash.

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Jennifer Geddes
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Jennifer Kelly Geddes has hosted Christmas cookie swaps, New Year's open houses, Thanksgiving for 22, and all manner of dinner parties in her Manhattan and Ghent, NY homes.

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