Graduation Party

Graduation Party Ideas that SAVE Money!

With graduation just around the corner, I wanted to share with you a few ideas I ran across that might help you save on your own party this year! There is no doubt that making things yourself will save you money because the labor is free. Don’t be afraid to try new things, sometimes going outside your comfort zone allows you to discover a new passion!

Here are a few things you can make yourself for your graduation party!

Graduation Fruit Roll-Up Diplomas!

These super cute, very simple fruit roll-up graduation diploma idea from Paging Supermom would look very nice on any graduation party desert table! They even have a FREE Printable Graduation Sign and tray liner you can use to accent these sweet treats!


Graduation Hat Candy Pops!

These graduation hat candy pops idea from Bakerella are simple to make and would look great as a centerpiece for your tables! You could even throw some clear wrappers over them with a ribbon bow and give them to your guests as a thank you for coming to your party. You could even put them on top of a cupcake and they would be just as cute. Made of Reeses Peanut Butter Cups, chocolate squares and licorice, they are sure to be a hit!

Good Luck Graduation Notes Jar!

This good luck graduation notes jar idea from Celebrations is so thoughtful and a good way to let the grad know how proud everyone is! With parties being so busy, everyone doesn’t always get a chance to tell the grad how proud they are, this is a sure way to make that happen. The large mason jar was found at Target and you can print a FREE printable good luck graduation sign and a FREE printable graduation note cards.

Graduation Water Bottles!

With these FREE graduation water bottle labels from Catch My Party, you can spruce up the drink table with a minimal amount of money while making the grad feel special. I have also seen people use the different color duct tape on water bottles with hand-written notes with a sharpie.

Graduation Gift Idea!

This is a super cute and very frugal graduation gift idea from The Letter 4. All you have to do is buy a 4 or 6-pack of drinks and cut out black squares with some yarn and hot glue it to the tops of the bottles! Wa, la…you’re done!