As you plan to celebrate your high school or college graduate, there are some fun ways you can dress up your home to create a personalized celebration! Check out these simple ideas to decorate your home and honor your graduate with a party they’ll remember for years to come.
Who doesn’t love taking photos? Help your graduate create some memories with a themed photo backdrop! You can find beautiful options to rent or design a DIY backdrop with garlands, balloons, and streamers. A chalkboard-style backdrop will add to the graduation theme and allow guests to personalize their photo!
Creative Photo Displays
Everyone loves to reminisce and look at old photos, and a graduation party is the perfect time to share those memories. You can create photo centerpieces for formal tables or photo stations around your home to commemorate significant moments. Take a trip back in time with this crafty photo wreath and DIY tassel photo display.
Garlands & Balloons
What’s better than a tassel garland or an oversized confetti balloon? You can find these items or similar materials from your local party store or create your own tassel garland. The beautiful decor will add to the festivities and make the day feel extra special!
Festive Food Displays
Add some zest to your food displays and use them as extra decor for your party! There are so many fun food ideas, but here are just a few ideas to get your started:
- DIY donut or bagel wall
- Ring pops as class rings
- Graduation hat shaped cupcakes
- Diploma shaped foods, like crepes or pirouettes
Your graduate and their friends will love these sweet treats! You can even go the extra mile and design some grad-themed puns for the candy and food labels! You can also create a menu of snacks that follow your party theme, are graduation shaped, or incorporate the school’s colors.
Use Your Outdoor Spaces
Make use of the beautiful weather and your outdoor spaces with lawn-games, an outdoor tent, a backyard bbq themed event, or a tailgate party. Cover your backyard with your grad’s school colors, lay out some delicious dips, and crank up the tunes! You can end the night cozied up around a backyard bonfire reminiscing about favorite moments and lessons learned!
We want to help you get your home ready to host an unforgettable graduation party for your loved one! For more great tips and advice, give our furniture and design experts at Miller Bros. Furniture a call today at (712) 255-3575 or visit us in store.