Create an amazing Tropical Safari or Jungle themed Birthday Party with these easy to DIY ideas.
1. SAFARI BALLOON GARLAND
This incredible Tropical Balloon Garland from Cruz’s First Birthday makes a huge impact on the party table, and perfectly suits the theme. Balloon garlands can be created easily with only a few simple materials (balloons, fishing line, 3M hooks).
2. PHOTO BACKDROP
This gorgeous DIY photo backdrop creates an exciting visual area and guests will have so much fun posing for photos in front of it. Read the easy DIY instructions here and learn how to create all the elements of the backdrop.
3. DIY COLOURING STATION
Displaying some simple printed African animal colouring pages with individual packs of crayons in a beautiful wooden box looks beautiful, and is a practical and easy activity for little ones to participate in as they arrive to the party and settle in. See more eco-friendly ideas like this from Miles’ 5th Birthday party.
4. CUTE MONKEY CUPCAKES
Party guests will go bananas over these adorable DIY Monkey Cupcakes! See the video tutorial here.
5. FEEDING STATION
This party theme means you can serve lots of healthy fruits and vegetables for guests to graze on. Use wooden serving elements and crates in neutral colours, decorated with greenery, to create a beautiful and tempting display food. Be inspired by Merritt’s Minimalistic Safari party.
6. DIY MODERN ANIMAL DECOR
What could be cuter than tiny gold animals to decorate your party?! Tiny gold animals – WITH HATS! How adorable is this idea, and it’s very simple to DIY using this tutorial from Project Nursery.
7. SIMPLE AND STUNNING CENTREPIECES
Use the DIY tutorial above, and also purchase some ivy vines and tree stump slices, to throw together these simple, yet stunning centrepieces. This idea is from Aloka’s First Birthday party.
8. ANIMAL FEET CRAFT
Empty tissue boxes and paint is all you’ll need to set out this fun party craft idea. Kids would need to be supervised to ensure they don’t make a huge mess, but would have so much fun making and wearing these during the party! See the tutorial here.
9. PERSONALISED STATIONERY
Our Tropical Safari Party Stationery is a super easy way to instantly personalise and theme your event! This gorgeous photo from River’s First Birthday shows how beautifully our drink labels can be styled, placed on glass milk bottles with gorgeous metallic gold paper straws.
TIME TO GET WILD!
Using any or all of the ideas above will help you to capture the Jungle/Safari theme for your own party- have fun being creative and putting your own unique flair on these DIY Jungle Safari party projects.
Complete the look with our range of Tropical Safari Party Stationery.