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12 DIY Summer Party Invitations

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Images courtesy of (from left to right): so festive.com, eatdrinkchic.com, blog.bog-ide.dk

Summertime is here and that means it is time to start thinking about summer parties and entertaining. The summer months will be filled with graduations, showers, BBQs, and pool parties.  One of the best parts of throwing a party is deciding on a theme and thanks to the internet you can find ideas for any theme you may have in mind. Popsicles for a pool party, gingham for a family reunion picnic, and the ever popular watermelon works for just about every summer get together!  You can introduce your guests to the theme of your party through the invitations that you create for your event and then carry that theme through with handcrafted summer party decor.  Ready to get started? Check out these 12 fun and easy invitations with easy to follow tutorials.

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Images courtesy of (from left to right): purdueavenue.com, simonemadeit.com, clementinecreative.co.za

DIY Popsicle Party Invites-These quick and colorful invitations are perfect for any summer party or event and are budget friendly too!

Printable Watermelon Party Invite-From pool parties, to BBQs, to kid’s parties these free(!) printable watermelon invitations are cute and versatile.

Flip Flop Invites-Use these fun flip flop shaped invitations for your next summer luau or tropical themed get-together.

BBQ Apron Invite-Cute little aprons made from scrapbook paper announce that you are throwing a BBQ this summer.

Let’s Picnic Invitation Tags-Another free printable invitation, this one includes the tag and summery gingham envelope.

Ice Cream Party Invitation-I scream, you scream, we all scream for these fun ice cream themed invitations!

DIY Camping Tent Invitation-I love the idea of a summer camp-out party…just add a bonfire and some s’mores after inviting friends and family with these fun invites.

Paper Boat Invitation-These nautical invites could be used for a pool or beach party…or maybe you have a boat on which to host your event. If that’s the case, don’t forget to send me an invitation!

Flower Pot Invitations-These happy little blooms in mini pots perfectly announce your summer party.

Ladybug Party Invites-Polka dot ladybugs open their wings to reveal an invitation to your event.  Lots of pictures make this an easy to follow tutorial.

Spa Party Invitations-Summer can be exhausting!  Invite your besties to a spa party so you can be relaxed and  ready to tackle your summer bucket list.

4th of July Invitation-It wouldn’t be summer without a 4th of July party. Creating most of this card on your computer saves time, embellishing it with scrapbooking embellishments makes it one of a kind.

 

What is your favorite summer food to bring to a party?