How about throwing a garden party? With these awesome low-budget DIY garden party decoration ideas, you’ll be the hostess of the season without breaking the bank.
I looove outdoor parties. There’s just something about getting together outside, enjoying the warmer weather while having something good to eat (and drink).
Sure, it takes some prep work and some time to put it all together, but that’s part of the fun! And better yet, all of the garden party decoration can be done even on a small budget. (Better save the cash for some good food and drinks, am I right?)
If you’re looking for some inspo, read on to find more than 30 awesome DIY garden party decoration ideas. Whether you are looking for simple decoration you can make from things you already have at home or you’re up for some serious DIYing, there’s something for you on our list!
Ready? Summer party, here we go!
30+ DIY GARDEN PARTY DECORATION IDEAS
Ballon Garland Welcome Arch
Impress your guests the moment they arrive. Make a long ballon garland and set up a welcome arch to greet your guests when they arrive.
Tin can lanterns
Take empty tin cans, drill as many tiny holes in them as you like and put a tea candle in each can. These look lovely in the evening with the candlelight shining through the tiny holes.
Upcycled Bottles Hanging Flower Arrangements
Take some glass bottles and put fresh flowers in them. Then, tie them onto tree branches for chic flower arrangements.
Put glowing sticks inside white balloons, fill them with air and lay them around your garden.
Spinning Paper Pinwheels
Make simple paper pinwheels, attach them to a wooden stick and arrange them around your garden. The more the better!
Remember those from when we were kids? Well if you choose the right colors paper chains can be an amazing decoration piece!
Fabric Scraps Garland
Tie small pieces of fabric scraps onto a string to make a colorful fabric garland. Make sure you use coordinating colors.
Outdoor Paper Streamer Photo Backdrop
Picture Frame Message Board
Summer X-mas Lights
Use your x-mas light to make a magical garden atmosphere. Hang them on trees or on your terrace and enjoy the magical feel.
Plants and Flowers
Make use of the plants you’ve got around the house. For example, if you’re an orchid lover, gather all of them in one place (make sure your pots match) and create a fresh flower arrangement.
Picnic Blanket Seating
For a relaxed garden party maybe try a different kind of seating. Lay picnic blankets around your backyard and add picnic basket ‘centerpieces’ to create multiple seating areas.
Paper Palm Leaf Table Runner
Cut out palm leaves out of different shades of green paper and lay them along the center of the table. A fun and easy table decoration.
Cocktail Umbrella Cake Toppers
For a true summer vibe, use cocktail umbrellas as your cake topper. If you don’t plan on serving a cake, put the umbrellas on your appetizers or your desserts.
Flower Planter Drink Cooler
Take a big flower planter, wash it, if there’s dirt in it, put some ice in and you’ve got a lovely drink cooler.
What do you think of these awesome DIY garden party decoration ideas?
There are so many easy ways to spruce up your party without having to prepare days in advance. Make use of things you already have at home or things that you can get for cheap! Add in some DIYing and you’re ready for your awesome DIY garden party!!