Princess parties, whether there's lots of pink involved or not, is a a popular birthday theme for little girls everywhere. Dreams of castles, crowns, magic mirrors and pretty gowns may fade as we get older, but moms will tell you that princess parties aren't just fun for their girls.
If you're planning a birthday party or even a theme party playdate for your child, princess themes are never a wrong choice. We're skipping the Disney princesses in this crafty gallery and going right for the prettiest pink princess ideas that won't break the bank.
Your young princesses love pink, pink PINK! So, when it's time to pop on Cinderella or their favorite Disney princess movie, make sure the party of princesses have some princess-worthy popcorn!
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Go vintage royal or neon, it's up to you what patterned paper you use on these adorable crafty princess party hats.
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Mirror mirror, on the wall, who is the craftiest of them all? Let your princess party guests make their own enchanted mirror to take home and embellish them with beads and plastic gems.
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The best way to dress up an ordinary cupcake for your royal party is by placing it in a crown! Make your favorite girly pink cupcakes and find these cute crown wrappings at a craft store - or make them yourself!
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Did you ever think something so ordinary could be such fantastical fun? Reuse cardboard and help kids turn them into castes. Paint, glue, markers, scissors, and of course sparkles are all you need for this DIY craft!
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No princess must be without a crown and this foam craft is easy and fun. It's also budget-friendly and perfect for a princess party activity.
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Have a delightfully sweet dessert that fits the princess party theme to a t…iara! All you need is a crown-shaped cookie cutter to get crafty with this crafty princess party idea.
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