It’s easy to spend a lot when it comes to party decor as there’s so many fun ways to play on a theme. Consider a more affordable approach to party planning and discover 10 more ways to use a paper plate to create DIY party decor!
Long time followers know that I’m a BIG fan of paper plate crafts, especially when it comes to DIY party decor. They’re just so darn affordable, colorful and the circle shape is perfect for so many themes!
You can see more about those original 10+ ideas for paper plate party decor on this post! Since then I’ve continued to use this affordable party material to style ongoing party themes, each with its own unique look!
Baby Shark Party – Paper plates in different sizes and colors make for the perfect bubbles for under the sea party decor. It would be perfect for Baby Shark parties, Under the Sea, or Mermaids!
Trolls Party – See how to create a flower centerpiece using a yellow paper plate.
Sonic Party – Yellow paper plates with the center cut out into a ring shape to mimic the yellow rings from this popular video game.
Pizza Party – Use paper plates to mimic the assorted toppings you might find on your pizza creation of choice.
Basketball Party – Patterned paper plates, like these basketball print ones, are easy to mix in with other paper basics, like paper fans, to create a unique wall backdrop behind your dessert table.
Dr. Seuss Favorites Party – Sometimes paper plates aren’t cut into shapes at all and are instead just colorful dots! This Dr. Seuss theme already included colorful dots which makes it the perfect excuse to use different sized paper plates to fill the walls for this party theme!
Disney Paper Plate Countdown – When you’re not having a party but still want to decorate, don’t forget to use that paper plate as the base of a paper plate countdown! That’s exactly what I did when surprising the girls with our Disney trip!