Graduation party decorations can make or break a party!
Don’t let it break yours.
Whether you’re throwing a party for yourself or someone else, make graduation a memorable event with the right decorations to make the event special and memorable for you and your guests!
Here are 10 graduation party decorations that will really make your party one of success!
Balloons are an essential party decoration to make any party come to life.
How you choose to organise them is all up to you.
You can cover your ceiling with helium balloons with a strong colour palette for a classy look to your big night. Find some graduation appropriate balloons if you really want to make the occasion known.
You can also get creative and make a balloon arch outside your front door to really invite your guests in!
The key is to know what colour palette you wish to go for and commit to this theme for your balloons for a less juvenile and more sophisticated event!
Confetti is a MUST at any party so don’t forget it as part of yours!
Provide your guests with confetti poppers to get everyone involved in the celebration spirit and watch as the party space gets colourful!
It is a mess to clean up but it’s nothing that a good vacuum cannot fix. Besides, this is an event to be celebrated! Leave the grown-up worrying for the next day, you have a whole life ahead of you!
Banners are a great way to decorate your space!
You can opt for a simple, shiny graduate banner to celebrate your amazing achievement or make it more personal by getting a bit creative.
A banner with space to insert pictures is a lovely personal touch to the event by offering a timeline of your journey to completing your degree.
Ask your friends to bring their favourite pictures of you and watch as the banner fills up with happy memories!
Make your guests feel extra special and welcome with this luxurious touch!
Run a red carpet down your hallway to make your guests feel extra welcome.
How you choose to decorate will set the tone for the rest of the night and it’s festivities so make sure you know exactly how you wish to celebrate your graduation before the party even begins!
This red carpet will set a very positive tone that will have your guests anticipating a lot!
Cupcake toppers to transform your graduation treats into decorated treats!
Offer your guests some homemade cupcakes with a special touch.
Even a simple graduation cap decal can add a decorative touch to your very special party!
Impress your guests with these special touches to their sweet snacks. You can even add them to your snack tabel snacks for added effect!
Words Of Wisdom Jar
Have your guests write you some notes of encouragement as you move into the next phase of your life after college.
This is a perfect moment to get a little sentimental but also a sweet way for everyone to offer their congratulations.
You will no doubt leave feeling special and with some advice and memories to take with you into the future. You can take this jar with you through life and make for a great thing to look back on in your older years.
Photo Wall With Props
A well-decorated photo wall that will have all of your party guests lining up to have a photoshoot!
Offer your guests funny props from moustaches to their own cap and gown for moments to laugh about for years to come!
It will definitely be a crowd pleaser and a perfect way to get a little silly on the big night.
Set the atmosphere with some twinkling fairy lights!
They will offer gentle but ample lighting for your party and will do well to create a party atmosphere!
You can get creative with the placement, whether you want to create a gorgeous draping curtain effect and hang them from your ceiling the choice is all yours!
Make sure to have plenty of lights to provide enough lighting for your party!
Special Honours Placecards
If you’re choosing to host a classier affair complete with dinner, offer your guests special honours place cards to make them feel welcome but also have a little fun at the dinner table.
You don’t need to take this seriously, you could mark people as class clowns if you’d like. Get creative with it and come up with a way to have a laugh with your friends over dinner and a glass of wine as you celebrate your graduation.
A wreath is a small detail with impact!
Graduation party decorations can also come in the form of small festive details.
Get artsy and make your own wreath the way you want it! Add a little message or slogan to amp yourself up and mark yourself the star of the party. Celebrate your success with this message to yourself and all your guests!