Hello Im Topsy Turvy readers! I’m Mel from So Festive! and I’m so excited to be a new party and holiday contributor here on the first Wednesday of every month. I love any excuse to celebrate, big or small. And I’m going to share simple ideas to make your holidays, parties, and life a bit more festive.
Do you celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day? I think it’s one of those holidays that either is a big deal or isn’t for most people. We wear green, have a visit from the Little Leprechaun, and have a green dinner.
Regardless of you celebrate, here’s 2 simple Saint Patrick Day party favors you can make in a flash.
Here’s what you’ll need to make the Saint Patrick’s Day pot of gold. Who doesn’t love gold. Or chocolate?
To make your pot of gold:
1. Spray the outside of a baby food jar black and let completely dry. (About 20 minutes).
2. Fill the jar completely with gold chocolate coins, or stuff it with crinkle gift wrap shred like this:
3. Then fill with chocolate coins and tie with a piece of ribbon to give it a nice finish.
To make the shamrock place setting, you’ll need:
And here’s how you do it:
If you aren’t having a dinner party, you could still have kids make these for an afternoon craft. The possibilities are endless!
Hope you have a festive Saint Patrick’s Day!