DIY Simple Party Hats

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If you’re going to host a party, you need party hats, right? Okay, so maybe not every sophisticated shindig requires pointy hats. But if you’re going to host a fun family get together or kids’ birthday party, hats are a must. Here’s a super easy tutorial you can use to create these hats, and you likely already have most of the supplies.

DIY Simple Party Hats – what you need:

  • scrapbook paper
  • plastic leis (like the type you get at luau parties or you can find them at the dollar store)
  • elastic
  • hot glue

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Start by taking the scrapbook paper and bending it into a cone. Secure it with hot glue, and then cut off the excess paper at the bottom so that it can sit flat.

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Cut a small hole about 1/2 inch from the bottom on both sides of the hat. String the elastic through the holes and tie it in place.

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Cut the lei and secure it around the bottom of the hat with the glue. Then take a short section of it and glue it to the top point of the hat.

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Done! You can use different colors and designs of paper to make this hat festive for different party themes. Have fun and get creative customizing them for your next party!

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