Girls party centrepieces

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Girls party centrepieces - try these quick and easy kiddie party decorations for your little girls next birthday party

The party food is the highlight of any child’s birthday party. Here’s an easy way to make beautiful centrepieces to decorate the kiddie tables with.
 
You can tweak our ideas to fit in with any theme or age.
 
These girls party centrepieces look so pretty on the party tea table and add some instant glitz and glamour.

Summary

Time: 15 mins
Age: Toddlers to Little kids
Difficulty: Easy peasy

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Girls party centrepieces - try these quick and easy kiddie party decorations for your little girls next birthday party
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What you need:

  • Jars
  • PVA glue
  • Glitter
  • Paper straws
  • Tissue paper
  • Scissors
  • Sellotape
  • Card
  • Stickers/toppers (optional)

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Girls party centrepieces - try these quick and easy kiddie party decorations for your little girls next birthday party
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Step 1: Mark out the glitter area

You can cover your whole jar with glitter or just a part of it.

If you’re covering only part of the jar then wrap some sellotape at the level you want to decorate to.

Brush PVA glue all over the area you want to decorate.

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Girls party centrepieces - try these quick and easy kiddie party decorations for your little girls next birthday party
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Step 2: Add your glitter

Pour glitter all over the jar, where you have spread your glue.

Shake off any excess and put your glittery jars to one side to dry.

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Girls party centrepieces - try these quick and easy kiddie party decorations for your little girls next birthday party
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Step 3: Cut some shapes out of card

Draw some shapes on pretty card and cut them out.

We chose glittery card and cut out star shapes and the number 5.

You can also draw or print out some pictures that fit in with your party theme and stick these onto card.

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Girls party centrepieces - try these quick and easy kiddie party decorations for your little girls next birthday party
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Step 4: Stick your shapes onto straws

Glue your shapes onto colourful paper straws.

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Girls party centrepieces - try these quick and easy kiddie party decorations for your little girls next birthday party
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Step 5: Concertina tissue paper

To start making pretty tissue flowers cut about 10 rectangles of tissue paper and stack them together.

Fold all the stack into a concertina.

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Girls party centrepieces - try these quick and easy kiddie party decorations for your little girls next birthday party
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Step 6: Tie and round off edges

Tie the centre of your concertina with a piece of wire or pipe cleaner.

Round off the edges with scissors.

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Girls party centrepieces - try these quick and easy kiddie party decorations for your little girls next birthday party
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Step 7: Fan out the petals

Now carefully tease out each layer of tissue paper with your fingers. Pull them apart so they start fanning out and forming petals.

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Girls party centrepieces - try these quick and easy kiddie party decorations for your little girls next birthday party
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Step 8: Create your pretty tissue flowers

Once you have pulled out all the layers you will find that your tissue ball begins to look like a pretty flower.

Glue your tissue roses onto a paper drinking straw.

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Girls party centrepieces - try these quick and easy kiddie party decorations for your little girls next birthday party
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Step 9: Create your centrepiece

Place all your glittery jars in the centre of your table and arrange all the straws with their flowers and shapes in each jar to create a beautiful centrepiece.

 

 

 

Have a great party with these beautiful Girls party centrepieces

 

Girls party centrepieces - try these quick and easy kiddie party decorations for your little girls next birthday party

 

For more fun girls crafts try these Bun case ballerinas.