Top Tips for a Glorious DIY Rainbow Party

The key to any rainbow party is, of course, the colours. From red to violet, it is vital to make sure your party is a bright and colourful affair with plenty of rainbow-like stripes! Using your imagination and these 6 DIY tips, you will have the essentials needed to create an unforgettable rainbow party, whatever the occasion…


To liven up your party, make some rainbow-themed decorations. This tutorial by Scrappin Danielle shows you how to make rainbow clouds like the one below to adorn your walls – these are really simple and fun to make! Try getting some colourful fairy lights too to brighten up the room and add a touch of rain-like sparkle.



When it comes to giving the lucky birthday boy or girl a gift, keep it bang on theme with this woven rainbow wrapping idea by Minie Co, as shown in the photo below. You can also use the same idea for small party favours if you have the time, or create a rainbow-style pass the parcel!


Party Food

One of the most important aspects at any party is the food. Here are a couple of ideas that will turn your everyday party food into something special…


By combining marshmallows with some colourful sugar you can create the perfect sweet kebab for your rainbow party that everyone will love. This tutorial by The Decorated Cookie will show you how.


Jelly is a must-have at any kids’ party and it comes in all different colours and flavours, so why not make it look like a rainbow? Glorious Treats has a brilliant tutorial that will show you how to create the colourful pots striped jelly above – they’re way easier than they look!


Another delicious rainbow food idea is a rainbow cheesecake dip, which not only looks great but tastes even better! Check out the step-by-step recipe over on the Crazy for Crust blog.

Party Favours

All kids love getting loot bags as they leave the party, so why not add a unique touch with your own, handmade rainbow party bags? This tutorial by Studio DIY will show you how. They are easy to make and you can personalise them for each guest!


When it comes to creating your party let your imagination run riot! From decorations to food make sure you go all out and put lots of thought into it, so your party will be a one to remember!

Whether it’s a children’s party or a grown-up get-together, we think nothing makes for a more colourful rainbow party than fancy dress. This rainbow wig and these party socks will be great accessories to your outfit!