25 Creative DIY Kid Birthday Party Themes

DIY birthday party ideas your child is sure to love!

DIY Kid Birthday Party
DIY Kid Birthday Party. Getty Images

Planning your child's next birthday party but not sure what to do? Check out these creative do-it-yourself party themes your child is sure to love, as there is something below for whatever your child is interested in from movies, cartoon characters, to more general themes like strawberries and police officer. Print, craft, and DIY your child’s entire birthday party with this useful inspiration guide for cupcakes, party games, decorations, invitations and even costumes, there is a plethora of fun ideas that you can make to create a memorable and fun birthday party.

General DIY Birthday Party Themes

  1. DIY Strawberry Birthday Party (make these: strawberry cupcake topper, strawberry ice cream cone wrapper, party invitations and favor box)
  2. DIY Ladybug Birthday Party (make these: 3D ladybug decorations, invitations, lady bug costume headbands, birthday banner, hat, cupcake topper, and favor box)
  3. DIY Pirate Birthday Party (make these: treasure chest cake, pirate invitationsHappy Birthday bannercupcake toppers, and pirate food flag)
  4. DIY Police Birthday Party (make these: Police cake topper, water bottle labels, and signs)
  5. DIY Ocean Birthday Party (make these: fish cupcake wrapper, ocean cupcake toppers, drink flags, shark paper lanterns, party hatsbanner, party hats, invitations, favor boxes, and shark cupcakes)
  6. DIY Pool / Beach Birthday Party (make these: pool party invitations, door wreath, and banner)
  7. DIY Ninja Birthday Party (make these: boy ninja banner, girl ninja banner, cupcake flags, and cupcake toppers)
  1. DIY Rainbow Birthday Party (make these: party hat, pink favor box, blue favor box, yellow favor boxcupcake wrapper, cupcake topper, party mobiles, rainbow balloon garland, cake, and rainbow party invitations)

DIY Disney Birthday Party Themes

  1. DIY Disney’s Frozen Birthday Party (make these: pin the nose on Olaf, party diamond ice bracelets, crowns, Frozen cupcake toppers, treat box, princess crown, and Anna figure)
  1. DIY Disney’s Despicable Me Birthday Party (make these: cupcakes, cake, balloons, popcorn box, party hat, cupcake topper, cupcake wrapper, invitations, minion figures, and bowling game)
  2. DIY Disney’s Monster’s Inc. Birthday Party (make these: party hat, invitations, cupcake topper, and favor box)
  3. DIY Disney’s Beauty and The Beast Birthday Party (make these: Beauty and Beast cupcake toppers, cupcake wrappers, and favor box, Belle favor bag, Belle cupcakes, princess crown and invitations)
  4. DIY Disney’s Sleeping Beauty Birthday Party (make these: Sleeping Beauty invitations, Aurora favor bag, princess crown and Aurora cupcakes)
  5. DIY Disney’s The Little Mermaid Birthday Party (make these: Little Mermaid invitations, cupcake wrapper, Ariel favor bag, banner, princess crown and Ariel cupcakes)
  6. DIY Disney’s Cinderella Birthday Party (make these: invitations, Cinderella favor bag, princess crown and Cinderella cupcakes)
  7. DIY Disney’s The Princess and the Frog Birthday Party (make these: The Princess and the Frog invitations, Tiana favor bag, princess crown and Tiana cupcakes)
  8. DIY Disney’s Snow White Birthday Party (make these: invitations, Snow White favor bag, princess crown and Snow White cupcakes)
  1. DIY Disney’s Aladdin Birthday Party (make these: invitationsJasmine favor bag, cupcake wrapper, cupcake topper, and Jasmine cupcakes)
  2. DIY Disney’s Tangled Birthday Party (make these: Tangled invitationsRapunzel cupcake topper, cupcake topperprincess favor bag, favors, door decoration and princess cupcakes)
  3. DIY Disney’s Princesses Birthday Party (make these: cupcake toppers, princess favor bag, banner, treat bag, ice cream cone wrappers, princess crown, and princess cupcakes)

DIY Video Games And Comic Birthday Party Themes

  1. DIY Batman Birthday Party (make these: party hat, Batman cupcake wrapper, Batman cupcake topper, and invitation)
  2. DIY Minecraft Birthday Party (make these: banner, cupcake wrapper, cupcake topper, water bottle labels, invitations, Minecraft play sword, and Minecraft pinata)

    DIY Other Cartoon Birthday Party Themes

    1. DIY Sesame Street Birthday Party (make these: Sesame Street party hat, Elmo and Cookie Monster cupcake wrapper, and Cookie Monster favor box)

    DIY Movie Birthday Party Themes

    1. DIY Divergent Birthday Party (make these: cupcake toppers, invitations, cake, and Divergent factions cupcake stencil)
    2. DIY Brave Birthday Party (make these: Merida cupcake wrappercupcake topper, bow and quiver set, and invitations)